Amulet B.R.U.T. Rigid Thumb for 3-5 Ton Excavators


Model CT10-1 Convertible to Hydraulic if No Quick-Coupler is installed
Model CT15-1 Convertible to Hydraulic if a Quick-Coupler is installed 
Two tines. Three-position adjustment. Two fixed working positions and one for out-of-the-way storage for digging. Independent main pin. Weld-on base plate.
– 2 Year warranty
– 100% USA made
– Easy to install: approx. 4 hours to position & weld
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Equipmentland offers the Amulet B.R.U.T. (Best Rigid Universal Thumb), an affordable, heavy duty grapple device for backhoes and excavators. Built for demolition, land clearing, placing rip rap, brush and log handling, recycling and scrap handling.

Amulet B.R.U.T. Thumbs are rigid mechanical non-hydraulic thumbs that can be used in fixed positions. They do not require the independent control features of hydraulic thumbs or the patented Amulet HoeClamp. Amulet offers seven models in the B.R.U.T. series. Each model is designed to cover a specific segment of machines that range between 2,500 – 100,000 lbs.. For specific B.R.U.T. models and specifications, see the chart below for the model best suited for your particular loader/backhoe, mini excavator or full size excavator.

Model CT Convertible Models: CT Series Thumbs can be upgraded later to hydraulic to become an Amulet Powerbrute. (Please note that it is more economical in the long run to purchase a Powerbrute now compared to the total cost of purchasing a CT Model now and upgrading later.)

– Models available for machines with and without quick couplers.
– Adjustable fixed thumb two fixed working positions plus storage position
– Has it’s own main pin – No stress on your bucket pin. Bucket changes quickly
– Field-Customizable to fit specific bucket lengths.
– Independent Main-Pin. Does not interfere when changing bucket & works with all quick couplers.
– Easily Adjustable all adjustments made by moving a single

– Easy Installation. Shipped pre-assembled. Simply position the base plate on the stick & weld. No hydraulic hoses or valves. Most owner/operators who are proficient in welding, can position and install in about 4 hours.


– Rigid Mount Bucket Thumb, Adjustable
– Universal fit weld-on base
– Universally spaced tines
– Wide range of rotation
– Independent, heat treated main pin
– High Grade T-1 steel construction is used in all critical components.
– Low maintenance
– 2 Year warranty
– 100% USA made
– Export available

Open back design offers improved visibility.
Large diameter hardened pins and bushings throughout.

3-5 Ton (6,000-10,000 lb) Machine Models (partial list)
If your carrier is not listed please contact Equipmentland.

Bobcat 225, 231, 325, 331C, 335, 709, 811, E32, E35, E42
Case CX27,CX31, CX36
Caterpillar 302.5, 303, 303.5, 304DCR (only), 304ECR
Coyote CE35, CE45
Daewoo/Doosan DX30Z
Ditchwitch XT1600, MX352, MX272
Gehl 303, 353, 373, 383, Z27, Z35
Hitachi ZX27, EX35, ZX35
Hyundai R27, R35 IHI 20NX, 25NX, 25VX, 28N, 25NX, 30VX, 30NX, 35N, 35NX 35VX, 40NX, 40VXL
JCB 803, 804, 8030, 8035, 8040, MIDI CX
John Deere 27D, 35D, 110TLB
Kobelco SK30, 35SR
Komatsu PC20, PC27, PC30, PC35, PC38
Kubota KX61, KX71, KX91, U35, KX121, KX040, L48TLB, L45, KX040 Lui Gong 904C
Mustang 3503, 3703, 3803, 270Z, 350Z
Nagano NS-35
New Holland EC25, EC30, EC35, E35B
Scattrak 533, 535
Takeuchi TB135, TB228, TB235 Terex TC29, TC35 (HR16), TC37 (HR3.7)
Thomas T-35S
Volvo EC25, EC27, EC30, ECR38, EC35C
Wacker Neuson 28Z3, 3503 (thumb-ready)
Yanmar Vi027, Vi035

* Specific models vary depending on machine, bucket and quick coupler.
Above models need to be confirmed.

Include your carrier model brand and type when inquiring/ordering.

“Tip Radius Dimension” required when ordering:
To assure correct fit your new thumb, we need a measurement of the distance from the center of the main bucket pin (not the pin that makes the bucket curl), to the end of the teeth on your bucket (if no teeth, then to cutting edge). This measurement can be done with the bucket in any position as the distance remains constant.

Shipping Information

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All prices are in USD.

FINANCING AVAILABLE for purchases over $5,000. Apply HERE.