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A new era for electric loaders: The fully electric Avant e513 and Avant e527

A new era for electric loaders: The fully electric Avant e513 and Avant e527

January 17, 2024

“For years, the market has been longing for fully electric loaders that would be more like diesel loaders in terms of functionality. Until now, operating time and pricing have been key issues related to electric loaders, but with Avant’s new eSeries, we solve them both”, says Jani Käkelä, CEO of Avant Tecno.

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The new Avant 635i and 640i loaders – Impressive power in a compact loader

The new Avant 635i and 640i loaders – Impressive power in a compact loader

November 14, 2023

Two new mini loader models: the single-speed Avant 635i and the double-speed Avant 640i have been added to the popular Avant 600 series range by Finnish manufacturer Avant Tecno. With the all-new Kohler KSD engine in both loader models, the […]

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Boosting Coffee Farm Efficiency with the Avant 860i Loader

Boosting Coffee Farm Efficiency with the Avant 860i Loader

October 25, 2023

“We don’t need one of the tractors, the bucket on the other tractor or the rough terrain forklift while we have the versatile Avant loader” declares John from Zentveld’s Australian Coffee

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Avant 745 ArborPro Mini Loader Operator Review

Avant 745 ArborPro Mini Loader Operator Review

August 17, 2023

John Douglass is a Tasmanian arborist who spent his life scaling trees and caring for them. His business, iClimb Tree Solution, provides multiple services such as tree felling, tree bracing, tree pruning, tree trimming and more. He was looking for […]

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Boosting Landscaping Efficiency: The Power of Avant Mini Loaders

Boosting Landscaping Efficiency: The Power of Avant Mini Loaders

August 10, 2023

Time, productivity and quality are required for all landscapers to succeed effectively. A compact yet powerful machine, the Avant mini loader that has revolutionised landscaping by enabling landscaping professionals to achieve more in less time. Versatility Across Jobs Avant mini […]

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A compact versatile loader for work on Truffle Farms

A compact versatile loader for work on Truffle Farms

July 26, 2023

Establishing and maintaining a  truffle farm requires the right equipment, and this is where the Avant articulated mini loader comes in to its own. Not only can the Avant mini loader assist with the establishment of a truffle farm, but […]

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EOFY DEALS – Avant 745 Mini Loaders

EOFY DEALS – Avant 745 Mini Loaders

June 6, 2023

EOFY Deals now available for Avant 745 Articulated Mini Loaders AVANT 745 ARBORPRO LOADER EOFY DEAL Avant 745 ArborPro Loader with HD Log Grab or Swivel Grab Included AVANT 745 LANDSCAPING EOFY DEAL Avant 745 Mini Loader with 4-in1 Bucket […]

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EOFY DEAL – GET FREE YETI® COOLER WITH EVERY NEW AVANT LOADER ORDER

EOFY DEAL – GET FREE YETI® COOLER WITH EVERY NEW AVANT LOADER ORDER

April 28, 2023

GET A FREE YETI® TUNDRA 45 COOLER VALUED AT $450 WITH EVERY NEW AVANT LOADER ORDERED Offer ends 30th June 2023 or while stocks last Limited stock available for immediate delivery   WE HAVE A WIDE RANGE OF AVANT MINI […]

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Avant Mini Loaders – Instant Asset Write Off

Avant Mini Loaders – Instant Asset Write Off

April 11, 2023

Purchase the Avant loaders and attachments you need for your business and write them off instantly with the Australian Governments Instant Asset Write Off. As a small business owner, you may be able to reduce your tax bill by investing […]

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Mini Loader Wheel and Tyre Deal Buy 3 Get 1 Free

Mini Loader Wheel and Tyre Deal Buy 3 Get 1 Free

March 13, 2023

AVANT MINI LOADER TYRE AND WHEEL DEALS BUY 3 GET 1 FREE ORDER ONLINE NOW Offer ends 30th April 2023 or while stocks last Limited stock available for immediate delivery TO ORDER ONLINE  Click here Select the mini loader tyre/wheel […]

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Choosing an Avant Mini Loader

Choosing an Avant Mini Loader

March 7, 2023

There are a few factors to consider when choosing a new compact machine. An Avant mini loader might be the best option for you if you’re searching for a versatile machine that can perform a variety of tasks. For those […]

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AVANT POWER LEAPS TO THE FOREFRONT OF INNOVATIVE BATTERY TECHNOLOGY

AVANT POWER LEAPS TO THE FOREFRONT OF INNOVATIVE BATTERY TECHNOLOGY

October 25, 2022

AVANT TECNO LAUNCHES ELECTRIC MINI LOADER MODELS AVANT e5-27 AND e5-13 AT BAUMA 2022 The capacity of electric loaders enters a whole new level as Avant Tecno’s new subsidiary, Avant Power, starts producing battery packs for fully electric Avant mini […]

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GT cab now available for Avant 755i & 760i loaders

GT cab now available for Avant 755i & 760i loaders

October 10, 2022

About two years ago,  the GT cab was launched for the 800 series compact loader. The new GT cab increased the comfort of working in all weather conditions. Now the 700 series Avant mini loaders can be fitted with the […]

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Avant Tecno introduces two new loader models in the popular 600 series

Avant Tecno introduces two new loader models in the popular 600 series

May 4, 2022

Avant 645i and 650i are the most powerful mini loaders in their size class in the world The dimensions and lifting power of the new loaders are in the same range as the current 600 series models, but the engine […]

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The versatility of the Avant loader allows this Tasmanian landscaping business to diversify into other work

The versatility of the Avant loader allows this Tasmanian landscaping business to diversify into other work

March 28, 2022

“I couldn’t do without my Avant loader. It is a fantastic machine that surprises me every day with the work I can complete with it. I often get people watch it in amazement at how great they work” expresses Luke Millar

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Avant Equipment is now a dealer for the Klou KPD1 Vibrating Post Driver

Avant Equipment is now a dealer for the Klou KPD1 Vibrating Post Driver

February 28, 2022

“We have tested the post puncher on our Avant mini loaders and found it to work very well. It will make fencing and piling so much more efficient”, said Paul Gage, Director at Avant Equipment Australia.

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Avant 523 Mini Loader Landscapers Hot Summer Deal

Avant 523 Mini Loader Landscapers Hot Summer Deal

November 29, 2021

AVANT 523 MINI LOADER + 4in1 BUCKET LANDSCAPERS HOT SUMMER DEAL Offer ends 17th December 2021 or while stocks last Limited stock available for immediate delivery Avant 523 Mini Loader with 4-In-1 Bucket Landscapers need a machine that can do […]

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Avant523 ArborPro Articulated Mini Loader Hot Summer Deal

Avant523 ArborPro Articulated Mini Loader Hot Summer Deal

November 29, 2021

AVANT 523 ARBORPRO MINI LOADER HOT SUMMER DEAL FOR ARBORISTS Offer ends 17th December 2021 or while stocks last Limited stock available for immediate delivery Some key features of the powerful and versatile Avant 523 ArborPro loader Summer Deal are: […]

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Avant 523 BeePro Mini Loader For Beekeepers Hot Summer Deal

Avant 523 BeePro Mini Loader For Beekeepers Hot Summer Deal

November 29, 2021

AVANT 523 BEEPRO MINI LOADER HOT SUMMER DEAL Offer ends 17th December 2021 or while stocks last. Limited stock available for immediate delivery. Avant 523 BeePro Mini Loader with Flip Up Pallet Forks The Avant 523 BeePro loader, for beekeepers, […]

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The Benefits of an Articulated Mini Loader

The Benefits of an Articulated Mini Loader

November 16, 2021

There are many benefits to owning and using an articulated mini loader over other machines, if you’re looking for a machine that can truly do everything then a mini loader is the machine for you. Mini loaders can safely and […]

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The Avant mini loader changed the way things are done at this landscape construction business

The Avant mini loader changed the way things are done at this landscape construction business

May 18, 2021

“We can’t imagine ever going back to the way we did things before!  The Avant loader is so easy to use that our new apprentice was on it in his first week on the job.  We can do things so much faster than before; we don’t need to worry about being stuck with excess or heavy materials because we know we can easily move them, and we are no longer having to worry about whether the hire company has the machine we need available on the days we need it!”

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Easily Connect Avant Attachments

Easily Connect Avant Attachments

March 31, 2021

Connecting and disconnecting an Avant original attachment from an Avant mini loader is simple and easy. Follow the instructions given in this video and instructions from the attachment’s manual for a safe connect/disconnect. With over 200 attachments the Avant mini […]

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Avant 745 ArborPro Loader Deal

Avant 745 ArborPro Loader Deal

March 3, 2021

AVANT 745 ARBORPRO MINI LOADER PACKAGE . The Avant ArborPro Loader Package includes: Avant ArborPro 745 Compact Articulated Loader Versatach HD Log Grab BONUS General Purpose Bucket 1,450 mm Offer ends 31 March 2021 or until stocks last. Limited stock available […]

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Open the door for the narrower Avant 423 compact loader

Open the door for the narrower Avant 423 compact loader

March 3, 2021

The Avant 423 compact articulated loader has a well-deserved reputation as a workhorse. Packed with enough power to operate most attachments, the Avant 423 loader can do the job of a compact tractor, an ATV quad bike and a ride-on […]

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New GT Cab for increased visibility and efficiency – less noise and vibrations

New GT Cab for increased visibility and efficiency – less noise and vibrations

October 24, 2020

The custom-built GT Cab for Avant’s biggest and most efficient 800 loader series helps you get the job done even more efficiently and comfortably. The cab is completely insulated from the rest of the machine frame with anti-vibration mounts, which […]

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Hand controls available as an option on Avant compact loaders

Hand controls available as an option on Avant compact loaders

September 24, 2020

Avant Tecno started working with customers a few years ago to produce the first customised loader with hand drive. Since then Avant Tecno has worked on the design and refined it to ensure it was easy for operators with a […]

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An Avant driver is always safely in the front seat

An Avant driver is always safely in the front seat

June 10, 2020

When working with machinery operator safety is always the most important factor. Operator safety and safety of those working around them is very important to Avant – that is why we have built safety features into our mini loaders as […]

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Avant Tecno moves ahead with electric compact loaders

Avant Tecno moves ahead with electric compact loaders

May 5, 2020

Avant Tecno introduced their first battery powered loader, the Avant e5, at the bauma 2016 trade show. Since then the electric loader range has been completed by the first lithium-ion battery powered compact loader on the market, the Avant e6. […]

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Reduce your tax bill with Avant and the $150,000 Instant Asset Write-Off

Reduce your tax bill with Avant and the $150,000 Instant Asset Write-Off

April 9, 2020

As a small business owner, you can reduce your tax bill by investing in eligible depreciating machinery and equipment for your business with the Australian Tax Office’s Instant Asset Write Off scheme which has been increased to $150,000. The Australian […]

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ArborPro Beat The Heat Summer Special

ArborPro Beat The Heat Summer Special

February 13, 2020

Beat the heat this summer with the Avant ArborPro 745 Loader and Trailer Package Includes Free Australia Wide Delivery. The BEAT THE HEAT special includes: Avant ArborPro 745 Compact Articulated Loader Brian James Trailer Versatach Heavy Duty Log Grab BONUS […]

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Hervey Bay Nurseries choose the Avant loader for their wholesale nursery

Hervey Bay Nurseries choose the Avant loader for their wholesale nursery

January 14, 2020

 What did Hervey Bay Nurseries Need? When Hervey Bay Nurseries, a commercial wholesale nursery in Queensland, had some incidents with their tractor FEL they knew it was time to look for a new machine. The various loaders they looked […]

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ArborPro Sensational Summer Special

ArborPro Sensational Summer Special

November 26, 2019

We’re turning up the heat with our Avant ArborPro SENSATIONAL SUMMER SPECIAL The Avant ArborPro SENSATIONAL SUMMER SPECIAL includes: Avant ArborPro 523 compact articulated loader Brian James Trailer Versatach Heavy Duty Log Grab BONUS General Purpose Bucket 1150 mm Offer […]

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Tried and tested loader package

Tried and tested loader package

October 25, 2019

Not all loaders are equal and that is definitely the case with the Avant 523 ArborPro loader. It’s ideal for arborists looking to improve productivity and tackle various jobs while preventing ground damage. The tried and tested Avant 523 ArborPro […]

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Improve efficiency with an Avant ArborPro Loader

Improve efficiency with an Avant ArborPro Loader

August 29, 2019

Improving the efficiency of a business, by speeding up jobs, improving staff morale and keeping staff safe and healthy is a no brainer for any business. The Avant ArborPro compact articulated loader can contribute to all of these to make […]

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Four reasons to consider an articulated mini loader over a skid steer

Four reasons to consider an articulated mini loader over a skid steer

June 26, 2019

Skid steer loaders are an extremely popular option for different applications in different fields where power combined with compact size is required. The skid steer loaders’ ability to turn and maneuver in confined spaces makes them popular for farming, construction, […]

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Avant Site Toolbox keeps your tools safe on a job site

Avant Site Toolbox keeps your tools safe on a job site

June 15, 2019

Carrying and moving your tools around a work site every day can be a pain. Avant has introduced a robust and versatile toolbox that can be transported around a work site with the Avant compact articulated loader. The toolbox mounts […]

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Mr Fabreschi – Video Testimonial

Mr Fabreschi – Video Testimonial

May 13, 2019

Our customer is very impressed with his Avant compact articulated loader. Watch the Avant loader in use and listen to why our customer loves it so much. Once you drive an Avant compact articulated loader you are bound to be impressed. With over 200 attachments the Avant compact articulated loader allows you to use one loader for many applications. Visit www.avantequipment.com for more information about Avant compact articulated loaders and attachments.

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Reduce your tax bill with an Avant and the Instant Asset Write-Off

Reduce your tax bill with an Avant and the Instant Asset Write-Off

May 8, 2019

As a small business owner, you can reduce your tax bill by investing in eligible depreciating machinery and equipment for your business with the Australian Tax Office’s Instant Asset Write Off scheme. Businesses can claim an instant tax deduction, of […]

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Avant Tecno Introduces All New Avant 800 Series

Avant Tecno Introduces All New Avant 800 Series

February 18, 2019

The all new 800 series is the largest and most powerful loader series from the Finnish manufacturer Avant Tecno. It pushes the limits of compact loader’s performance with 1.9 tonne lift capacity and 3.5 m lift height. Despite the increase […]

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Semms Property Services successfully reduces manual labour and increase WHS with Avant 635

Semms Property Services successfully reduces manual labour and increase WHS with Avant 635

December 17, 2018

Australian landscape business, Semms Property Services, were impacted by the additional labour required to perform tasks. This increased their project timelines, meant excessive manual labour as well as increased strain on their employees.  “We constantly needed additional labour to perform […]

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Avant – an outstanding loader for vineyard

Avant – an outstanding loader for vineyard

December 4, 2018

In Buellton, CA USA, you can find a calm and cozy private vineyard called the Lavender Oaks. This vineyard is managed by Michael Benedict, one of the pioneers of wine industry in Santa Barbara region in California. He established the [...] Read More
The Green Heroes of the Road

The Green Heroes of the Road

November 21, 2018

Asfalttikallio Oy is a Finnish company that provides asphalt paving and construction services. Asfalttikallio currently has two Avant 640 loaders in asphalt patching work. Some subcontractors also have their own Avant’s in use at patching job sites and move from […]

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Avant Loader Proves Perfect For Disability Charity

Avant Loader Proves Perfect For Disability Charity

November 21, 2018

Leading disability charity, Papworth Trust, has recently obtained an Avant 400 series compact loader. A multi-purpose tool which is now a key piece of equipment for its 12 acre farm in the UK. For families affected by disability, Papworth Trust’s […]

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Hand Drive Control As An Option To The 200 Series

Hand Drive Control As An Option To The 200 Series

November 21, 2018

Avant 200 series now offers a hand drive option for controlling the forward-reverse drive directly from the joystick. Because the drive can be controlled with a thumb on the joystick, the driver can drive and control the movements of the [...] Read More
Avant Compact Loaders Vs Other Alternatives

Avant Compact Loaders Vs Other Alternatives

November 13, 2018

Avant Compact Loaders Vs Quad Bikes  Avant compact loaders can master all jobs a quad bike can perform. Powerful pulling force and four wheel drive means that you can tow big loads with ease. The lift arm it also has […]

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Speciality Trees Successfully Increases Productivity & Efficiency W/ Avant 745

Speciality Trees Successfully Increases Productivity & Efficiency W/ Avant 745

October 19, 2018

Australian nursery, Speciality Trees, were experiencing difficulty surrounding manoeuvrability and manual handling throughout their business due to the large weights of products. This reduced work productivity and efficiency, especially when moving large weights and loading and unloading trucks. “Manual handling […]

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Australian Honey Group Reduces Operator Fatigue, Load/Unload Times W/ Avant 635

Australian Honey Group Reduces Operator Fatigue, Load/Unload Times W/ Avant 635

October 19, 2018

Leading Australian Honey supplier, Australian Honey Group, were experiencing a lack of versatility and efficiency with their old loader. This decreased their efficiency and forced restrictions on their business. The absence of a sealed cab meant they needed to wear […]

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Rasmussen Apiary successfully reduces manual labour and work timelines with Avant 635

Rasmussen Apiary successfully reduces manual labour and work timelines with Avant 635

October 19, 2018

Leading Australian Honey supplier, Rasmussen Apiary, were experiencing difficulty in moving hives effectively as well as cleaning apiary sites of long grass and shrub. This created excessive hard manual labour and strain on its employees. “We didn’t have a machine […]

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New Optidrive™ developed by Avant

New Optidrive™ developed by Avant

October 17, 2018

I am text block. Click edit button to change this text. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut elit tellus, luctus nec ullamcorper mattis, pulvinar dapibus leo. Avant has developed a new, innovative solution Optidrive™, for improving the [...] Read More
Avant 423 Decreases Safety Incidents & Increases Efficiency for Qwik Cut

Avant 423 Decreases Safety Incidents & Increases Efficiency for Qwik Cut

October 16, 2018

Challenge: Australian Arborist, Qwik Cut, were experiencing safety concerns as well as a lack of efficiency within their business. The absence of a machine meant all work also needed to be done manually. This impacted work, health and safety as […]

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Almond Pollination Season is here! Let Avant do the heavy lifting for you

Almond Pollination Season is here! Let Avant do the heavy lifting for you

August 7, 2018

Almonds are a large industry in Australia with approximately 3/4 of Australian Almonds exported to over 40 countries including India and Europe. Australia produced 7.7% of the global crop to remain the world’s second largest producer behind the USA. Orchards have been […]

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ArborAge Review of the Avant 745

ArborAge Review of the Avant 745

July 3, 2018

When it comes to doing tree work, the Avant 745 Articulated Loader, with all its attachments, is one of the heavy weights in our industry. Check out the below review from ArborAge Magazine. ArborAge Review of the Avant 745 See […]

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Apiarists – Add Efficiency & Comfort To Your Work With Unbeatable Avant Loader

Apiarists – Add Efficiency & Comfort To Your Work With Unbeatable Avant Loader

June 29, 2018

Apiarists have long struggled with the manual labour that comes with the bee keeping industry. One hive is 60 kilograms, stacked three high and in rows of two with pallets stacked on top of each other. This adds up quickly […]

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SA-1000 Featured in Australian Tree Crop Magazine

SA-1000 Featured in Australian Tree Crop Magazine

June 11, 2018

Harvesting is the busiest and most profitable time of year for every tree crop grower but can be tricky business if your machinery isn’t performing the way you need it to. When looking to pair your tractor or loader with […]

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Landscape Contractor Article: Avant 745

Landscape Contractor Article: Avant 745

May 31, 2018

When it comes to doing landscaping, the Avant 745 Articulated Loader, with all its attachments, is one of the heavy weights in our industry. Check out the below article from Landscape Contractor magazine. Landscape Contractor Article Avant 745 Also, see […]

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