Scag TLS20-18BV

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  • Powerful, electric-start, commercial-grade 18hp V-Twin Vanguard engine
  • Heavy-duty welded steel engine platform for long, reliable unit life
  • 3/8" thick , 4-blade, welded, steel, dynamically balanced, high-CFM, debris reducing impeller design
  • Tapered impeller hub standard equipment
  • 10 gauge welded steel blower housing
  • 1/4" replaceable steel wear plates in the blower housing extend life and add to serviceability.
  • 10" diameter intake hose, .045 black thermoplastic rubber, wire helix with wearstrip. 144" length.
  • Quick-detach feature allows the intake hose to be removed from the blower housing for storage, transport or cleaning.  No tools required.
  • 16 gauge, angle-cut intake nozzle with 7-gauge reinforcement plate at handle mount
  • Ergonomic, ambidextrous, one or two-handed intake handle with thick, comfort foam grip
  • Easy rear access to the impeller and the wear plates for cleaning and servicing
  • All steel, welded boom arm features nylon 66 bearing for smooth movement
  • Boom features a transport position with spring-loaded locking pin that keeps the boom secure during transport.
  • Intake nozzle can be secured to the loader for transport with an innovative transport pin system.
  • Hose support chain is easily height adjustable, without tools, for quick hose height changes
  • Commercial-grade remote throttle control for easy adjustment of engine RPM.
  • Skid mount features removeable skid risers with fork pockets and multiple install points to fit a wide variety of applications.  Or just take them off.  You have flexibility for your unique application.
  • Additional lift point on the output stack to make lifting your loader into place easy.
  • Approx. 1.75 gallon fuel tank mounted directly to the engine
  • Remote engine oil drain for easy and clean maintenance; easy access to the engine oil filter
  • Optional Truck Loader Halogen light kit available (part number: 9602)
  • 50 state emissions compliant



TLS- Skid Mount Truck Loaders
Model TLS20-18BV
Engine Vanguard V-Twin electric start
Horsepower 18 hp
Frame Construction All steel, welded
Impeller Construction 4-blade, 3/8" thick blades, all-steel, welded
Impeller Mounting Tapered hub
Impeller Design Dynamically balanced, debris reducing
Impeller Diameter 20"
Impeller Width 5.25"
Housing Width 6"
Housing Wear Plates Yes - 1/4" steel, replaceable
Hose Specifications Quick-Detach, 10" diameter intake hose, .045 black thermoplastic rubber, wire helix with wearstrip. Length 144".
CFM Output 3,075 CFM

Discharge Tube

Metal, flex pipe.  7" diameter 
Throttle Control Commercial-grade, all steel mechanical, plastic debris cover.
Width of Loader only (hose and skids off) 47" (total width with boom arm in transport)
Height (without Skid Attached) 74-1/4"
Height (with Skid Attached) 78-1/4"
Removeable Skid Dimensions (H X W x L) 4" x 4-1/4" x 18-1/2"
Length (with hose detached) 63" w/ discharge tube; 31" w/o discharge tube
Discharge Tube Length 49" from elbow; 31" from engine debris guard
Weight 437 lbs.
Warranty 2-Year Commercial, 2-Year Residential; 90-day Rental