Premium front-end loader range

The Challenge 21 Premium series front-end loaders have stood the test of time and provide customers with a front-end loader range that meets reliability, ease-of-use and performance requirements while also providing a more economical product for 55 to 150 horsepower agricultural tractor range.

Available Challenge loader kits for Case IH tractors; Case IH 3200 range, Case IH 4200 range, Case IH CX range, Case IH Farmall B range, Case IH Farmall C range, Case IH Farmall JX range, Case IH Farmall JXM range, Case IH Farmall U range, Case IH JX range, Case IH JX Straddlemount range, Case IH JXU range, Case IH Maxxfarm range, Case IH Maxxum range, Case IH Maxxum 5000 range, Case IH Maxxum Tier 4 CVT range, Case IH MX Maxxum range, Case IH MX-C range, Case IH MXM range, Case IH MXU range, Case IH Puma range, Case IH Quantum range.

Available Challenge loader kits for New Holland tractors; New Holland 8060 range, New Holland T4 Dual Command range, New Holland T4 Powerstar range, New Holland T4S range, New Holland T4000 range, New Holland T5 range, New Holland T5000 range, New Holland T6 range, New Holland T6000 range, New Holland T7 Tier 4A range, New Holland TD5 range, New Holland TDD range, New Holland TLA range, New Holland TM range, New Holland TNS range, New Holland TS range, New Holland TSA range, New Holland TT range, New Holland TT4 range, New Holland Workmaster range.

Available Challenge loader kits for John Deere tractors; John Deere 1600 range, John Deere 2000 range, John Deere 3050 range, John Deere 4040 range, John Deere 4050 range, John Deere 4055 range, John Deere 4060 range, John Deere 5000 range, John Deere 5010 range, John Deere 5003 range, John Deere 5020 range, John Deere 5025 range, John Deere 5D range, John Deere 5E range, John Deere 5M range, John Deere 5R range, John Deere 6000 range, John Deere 6010 range, John Deere 6020 range, John Deere 6030 range, John Deere 6D range, John Deere 6M range, John Deere 6MC range, John Deere 6R range, John Deere 6R Tier 4 range, John Deere 6RC range, John Deere 7000 range, John Deere 7010 range.

There are more tractor ranges available for our Challenge 21 Premium series front-end loader. Contact us to see if we can fit a front-end loader to your tractor model.

Challenge 21 Premium series standard features

Mechanical Self-Leveling

Adjust the level of your front-end loader attachment with the simple self-levelling mechanism.

Easy Detach Loader Frame

Detach your front-end loader with ease.

Aus hitch

Choice of a Australian-style hitch system to match your Australia-style attachments.

Euro hitch

Choice of a European-style hitch system to match your European-style attachments.

Challenge 21 Premium series optional accessories

  • Electric 3rd Service
    Remotely operate an additional hydraulic circuit.
  • Electric 4th Service
    Remotely operate an additional hydraulic circuit on top of your pre-existing electic third service.
  • Multi-couplers
    Make it easier to change hydraulics. Ideal for customers who change between attachments often.
  • Hydro Ride
    Enjoy the smoothest ride possible with the Hydro Ride system.

Challange 21 Premium series specifications

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3021 3221XW 3521XW 3821XW
Tractor horse power (approximate) 55-70 hp 55-90 hp 75-110 hp 100-150 hp
(A) Maximum lift height to pivot pin 3100 mm 3240 mm 3540 mm 3840 mm
(B) Maximum lift height under level bucket 2810 mm 2910 mm 3220 mm 3520 mm
(C) Clearance with bucket dumped (see Note 1) 2260 mm 2280 mm 2580 mm 2880 mm
(D) Reach at maximum lift height (see Note 2) 1110 mm 1360 mm 1510 mm 1560 mm
(E) Maximum dump angle 58° 58° 58° 58°
(F) Reach with bucket on ground (see Note 3) 2000 mm 2200 mm 2350 mm 2400 mm
(G) Maximum rollback angle 49° 49° 49° 48°
(H) Digging depth (see Note 4) 150 mm 150 mm 150 mm 150 mm
(J) Overall height in carry position 1675 mm 1705 mm 1853 mm 2006 mm
(K) Maximum rollback angle at max. lift height 49° 53° 53° 53°
Lift capacity at pivot pin - ground level 1584 kg 2000 kg 2450 kg 2800 kg
Lift capacity at pivot pin - max. lift height 1380 kg 1475 kg 2010 kg 2182 kg
Lift capacity at 800mm from pivot pin - ground level 1500 kg 1652 kg 2110 kg 2500 kg
Lift capacity at 800mm from pivot pin - 1.5m lift height 1440 kg 1520 kg 2078 kg 2380 kg
Lift capacity at 800mm from pivot pin - max. lift height 1000 kg 1255 kg 1775 kg 1875 kg
Bucket rollback force at ground height 1100 kg 1180 kg 1720 kg 1720 kg
Tractor pump pressure (depending on tractor model) 185 bar 185 bar 185 bar 185 bar
Maximum frame weight 412 kg 500 kg 584 kg 614 kg
Maximum front tyre size guide 900-1048 mm 987-1149 mm 1104-1277 mm 1277-1358 mm
Maximum front tyre diameter guide 9.5R24, 12.4R20, 320/85R20 12.4R24, 360/70R24 14.9R24, 460/70R24 14.9R28, 480/65R28

[Note 1] Vertical distance from ground line to lowest point of cutting edge when bucket is dumped 45° and loader is fully raised.

[Note 2] Horizontal distance from tip of bucket cutting edge to centre line of tractor front wheels with loader fully-raised and bucket dumped at 45°.

[Note 3] Horizontal distance from tip of bucket cutting edge to centre line of tractor front wheels with bucket level on ground.

[Note 4] Digging depth can vary depending on fitted tractor tyre equipment.

[Disclaimer] Loader specifications may vary with tractor models, tyre sizes and/or hydraulic systems, and assume a hydraulic system capacity of 15.0 Mpa. To correctly ballast the tractor when used with a front-end loader, a three-point linkage counterweight must be fitted. Also refer to the tractor operators manual for weighting and ballasting information.

Challenge 21 Premium series front-end loader packages are available for varying tractor brands