The Operators' Precision Challenge: Speed in Small Places

Mustang and CE Attachments staked out a section of the Gold Lot at the Las Vegas Convention Center, for operators to prove their precision skills.Photo: Mustang Manufacturing

Drivers navigated a 2086 skid-steer with pallet forks through a series of tasks and maneuvers, as part of the challenge's most complex event.Photo: Jenni Spinner

Mustang representatives reviewed safety procedures with all operators before they took the challenge.Photo: Bryan Haraway/Getty Images

One challenge involved using a mini excavator with a bucket to knock soccer balls through a tire, "miniature golf" style. Photo: Mustang Manufacturing

cc0705mustang-2.jpg CLICK HERE FOR IMAGE GALLERY

cc0705mustang-2.jpg CLICK HERE FOR IMAGE GALLERY

Competitors put on their game faces for sports-themed challenges.Photo: Bryan Haraway/Getty Images

Contestants used a mini track loader with V-blade attachment to score "goals" with oversized soccer balls. Photo: Bryan Haraway/Getty Images

Participants said the grabbing tool was one of the most unique and versatile attachments they had seen.Photo: Bryan Haraway/Getty Images

Operators used a grabbing tool to pick up and place several objects, including a metal post set in concrete, a tree stump, and a large rock. Photo: Bryan Haraway/Getty Images

Join the Discussion

Please read our Content Guidelines before posting

Close X