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Q Series Q8M

Quicke Front end Loaders

Introducing Quicke Q Series

Everything we do, down to the tiniest weld run is done with one thing in mind: making the farmer behind the machine more efficient.

Through superior quality, groundbreaking innovation and smart details built into our products, we help you work smarter, not harder.

Learn more about how Q-series and Quicke can make you more productive. Contact us today.

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Quicke has long been a benchmark for maximum service life and productivity within the world of front loaders. Today, there are an estimated 35,000 of them on making up the backbone of Irish farms. Quicke sub frames are renowned for their ease of fitting and the unique LCS hydraulic systems are easy to control, even under heavy load.

All Irish spec Quicke loaders come with eletronic soft ride and third service as standard. Quicke’s soft ride is an industry bench mark allowing the loader to be rock solid for use around the yard and have enough suspension for comfortable road travel.

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Smart practical design

The design of the loader beam means that the Quicke Loader matches today’s modern tractors in a unique manner. The fact that it has the lowest knee placement on the market also means that is has superb side visibility.


Strong subframe and bearing box. The heavy duty subframe and bearing boxes are what allow Quicke to be working on many Irish farms 50 years later. Together with the inwardly curved design of the bearing box, this gives the loader a formidable torsional rigidity, stability and lifespan.

reliability-detailsReliability details. The Loader has bushings at all the vital points and all galvanized pins have rubber washers that keep the grease in place – details that ensure almost unbeatable service-friendliness and duration.

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Simplified implement indicator

The position indicator is compact so that it doesn’t stick up and cause damage or become damaged itself. It is easy to fit and can be adjusted in three positions for various implements, ensuring exact precision of the implement’s angle with the ground.

simplified-implement-indicatorHose protection all hoses are routed through the loader beam where possible. This protects them from wear and keeps the loader looking neat.

unique-hydrualic-systemUnique hydraulic valve system. Our LCS valve system is the only one of its kind in the world that has been designed entirely for front loaders. Giving the maximum control and an excellent drive quality. We have in house hydraulic experts who work on one thing- perfecting hydraulic controls for Quicke loaders.


Use Q-companion.

With our unique driver support system you will get full control of your daily business. The system consists of a load weighing function that weighs your load while lifting, a status monitor which gives you full control over your implement position and load, and maintenance reminders that will help you to take care of your loader to increase its service life span.

Load weighing

With help from Q-companion you will always load the right amount of material. The product has been developed and tested particularly for agricultural applications e.g. bucket work, bale/silage handling, pallet handling, big bag lifting etc.

The load is weighed during the lift cycle and you can chose to add the weights to the memory manually, or leave it in automatic mode.
It’s easy to use and features a guided set-up procedure and an intuitive user interface to help you achieve fantastic accuracy. Save valuable time by knowing your load the moment you grab it!

Q Series Q8M

Position monitor

You are in full control with the position monitor function. The gages will show a implement height and angle reference and there’s no need anymore to readjust the manual indicator rod when changing implements.

It’s particularly useful when working with bale spikes, pallet forks or other occasions when it’s difficult to see the implement angle from the cab.
It improves ergonomics and reduces your fatigue. The lift force gage will display the lift force usage, in % of max. lift capacity. It helps you to exercise caution when handling heavy loads. Here you can also operate your loader lights!

USB Memory

All your weighing is saved in the display memory. At your convenience you can choose to copy or transfer this to the included USB stick and bring it to your office.

The saved file is compatible with Excel, or Excel compatible programs. It includes date, time, name of the implement used and weight for each individual lifts (weighings) you’ve performed. This makes it easy to keep track of your work!

Implement selector

You can store up to 10 implements in the Q-companion display. We recommend that you also name them accordingly.
The implements can be calibrated for weighing or position monitoring or both – you decide!

Just remember to change implement in Q-companion when you change implement on the loader.

Maintenance reminder

The maintenance reminders in Q-companion will tell you when it’s time to grease the loader and torque-check all hardware. This will reduce down-time, reduce the risk of unnecessary repairs and eventually give you the best value from your machine investment.

There is no longer any need to relate to tractor hours for loader maintenance. The maintenance reminder will base the maintenance intervals on how much you operate the loader. The more you operate it – the more frequent you need to care for it.

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