The SiltCat 1600 is a lightweight dredger with 4” petrol engine powered sand/trash pump. It is also equipped with
The main features of the SiltCat 1600
– The dredger is transportable on a trailer towed by standard
– Anti-slip decking surface (fibreglass reinforced plastic material)
– Compact suction inlet – suitable for “surgical” dredging where precise dredging location is a priority rather than the amount of material removed
– The basic footprint of the equipment made it stable on water
The SiltCat 1600 is suited to dredge small and shallow area where personnel is allowed to work in water or a small tinny can be operated to push or pull the dredger unit. Dredging is performed by manually directing the suction hose and head to the area and depth to be dredged. A silt spear can be attached suction inlet for the purpose of digging into compacted sediment and breaking up the silt for removal.