JohnnyBall News

1508, 2015

Don’t miss JohnnyBall at the ICUEE demo expo!

August 15th, 2015|

Come experience the new 3D Leveling Platform and Operating System at the ICUEE Demo Expo September 29-October 1. JohnnyBall booth #4618.

1408, 2015

Like any other…

August 14th, 2015|

“My crew knows if we get 100 Redi Rock in the ground in one day everyone on the crew gets a hundred dollar bill. I am like any other boss. I always want more. I […]

308, 2015

Creature Comforts

August 3rd, 2015|

“The machines are getting more and more like your sedan. It’s great!! Sitting in a new dozer the other day it felt like I was sitting in a race car. Now with key-less start, back-up […]

2407, 2015

The Value of Level

July 24th, 2015|

“I learned the value of level on the first real excavator when I ran a CAT 245. It came from the opposing operator on the other shift in the mud room of the gold mine. […]

2407, 2015

It’s Physics…

July 24th, 2015|

“We didn’t just come up with an expensive Magic 8-ball. It really is just physics. All we have done is taken some good ol’ excavating logic from mining, logging and demo ingenuity and applied them […]

1707, 2015


July 17th, 2015|

“In the summer of 2012 I was hauling sand in Northern Indiana and showed the old man in the pit my first prototype. The next day I stopped to chat again and asked him since […]

2606, 2015

The Art of Excavating

June 26th, 2015|

“The best dozer hand I ever knew was Burt. You have a guy like this too! What he had was that direct relationship going on between him and that machine and the passion for the […]

2206, 2015

The unplugged approach

June 22nd, 2015|

“GPS and Electronics (Laser systems) are only getting more and more a common place in our industry. The JohnnyBall is such a breath of fresh air and an unplugged approach. It works in a direct […]

1604, 2015

Hard Hat Show 2015

April 16th, 2015|

Team JohnnyBall attended the Hard Hat Show in Syracuse, NY April 1-2 to share how this new product is changing the future of many job sites. One lucky individual even won the very first signed JohnnyBall […]

2001, 2015

Game-changing excavation tool pays for itself in weeks

January 20th, 2015|

Dirtworks Products, a Michigan-based manufacturer, is set to introduce JohnnyBall, a revolutionary 3D measuring system for determining level and slope. Unlike any other tool in the industry, JohnnyBall allows operators to check level and slope from the seat of their cab. Previously, operators had to rely on GPS or lasers. Operators also had to spend extra time getting in and out of their machines, or rely on additional manpower to ensure an accurate measurement.