The WA270-8’s parallel-lift linkage, with auto tilt-in to simulate a Z-bar, can be used in virtually any application from pallet handling to hard digging. Fuel consumption is lower by up to three percent in V-cycle loading and two percent in load-and-carry applications.

Standard features of the new WA270-8 include:

  • A powerful EPA Tier 4 Final certified engine uses up to three percent less fuel
  • The new SCR system reduces NOx emissions and is designed to last the life of the engine.
  • Fourth-generation hydrostatic drivetrain variable traction control with s-mode for snow & ice
  • Creep mode in first gear is easily controlled via a knob on the RH console
  • Comfortable high-back, heated seat softens machine vibrations for operator comfort.
  • Komatsu Auto-Idle Shutdown to reduce idle time and save fuel.
  • Auxiliary jack and two 12 volt ports.
  • Seven inch, LCD color monitor with Ecology Guidance.
  • Separate full color rear view monitor standard.

Additional Features/Benefits

  • Swing out, hydraulically-driven cooling fan, with wider fin spacing and auto-reversing fan for ease of cleaning.
  • Gull-wing engine doors provide quick access for daily checks and service items.
  • Full rear fenders optional.
  • DEF tank features a convenient sight glass to discourage overfilling.

The WA270-8 and every other Komatsu Tier 4 Final construction-sized machine, is covered by the Komatsu CARE program for the first three years or 2000 hours, whichever comes first.

Komatsu America Corp.

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