General Data

Standard Bucket Capacity
Face Shovel (heaped 2:1) - 16.5 m3 (21.6 yd3); Backhoe (heaped 1:1) - 17.0 m3 (22.2 yd3)
Engine Output - SAE J1995
1140 kW (1,530 hp)
Operating Weight
Face Shovel - 294 tonnes (324 tons); Backhoe - 296 tonnes (326 tons)
Engine output SAE J1995 – 2 × Cat C27 ACERT
1530.0 hp

Hydraulic System with Pump Managing System

Main pumps
4 × variable swash plate pumps
Main pumps - Maximum total oil flow
4 × 552 L/min (4 × 146 gal/min)
Maximum pressure, attachment
4495.0 psi
Maximum pressure, swing pumps
5080.0 psi
Maximum pressure, travel swing pumps
5220.0 psi
Swing pumps
2 × reversible swash plate double pumps
Swing pumps - Maximum flow (Diesel)
2 × 394 L/min (2 × 104 gal/min)

Hydraulic Oil Cooling

Diameter of fans
2 × 1220 mm (2 × 48 in)
Maximum Flow
2 × 467 L/min (2 × 123 gal/min)

Operator’s Cab

Components
FOPS (rock guard; approved according to DIN ISO 3449) integrated into cab structure
Components
Fold-away auxiliary seat with safety belt
Internal dimensions of cab – Height
7.05 ft
Internal dimensions of cab – Length
7.22 ft
Internal dimensions of cab – Width
5.25 ft
Operator’s eye level – approximately
21.33 ft

Swing System

Maximum swing speed - Diesel version
4.6 RPM
Parking Brakes
Wet multiple-disc brake, spring-loaded/hydraulically released
Swing Drives
2 compact planetary transmissions with axial piston motors
Swing Ring
Triple-race roller bearing with sealed internal gearing

Undercarriage

Maximum Drawbar Pull (Forward)
367880.0 lb
Maximum tractive force
367880.0 lb
Bottom Rollers (each side)
7
Components
All running surfaces of sprockets, idlers, rollers and pad links, as well as teeth contact areas of sprocket and pad links, are hardened
Components
Fully hydraulic self-adjusting track tensioning system with membrane accumulator
Components
Automatic hydraulic retarder valve to prevent over-speed on downhill travel
Gradeability of travel drives – approximate
64.0 %
Support Rollers (each side)
2 plus a skid plate in between
Track Pads (each side)
47
Travel Speed: 1st Stage (maximum)
0.87 mph
Travel Speed: 2nd Stage (maximum)
1.68 mph
Components
Cast double-grouser combined pad-links with bushings connected by hardened full floating pins

Electrical System

Batteries in series/parallel installation
4 × 210 Ah – 12V each; 420 Ah – 24V in total
System voltage
24V
Alternator Rating
2 × 150A

Engine

Gross power – SAE J1995
1140 kW 1,800 min-1 (1,530 hp 1,800 min-1)
Net power – SAE J1349
1140 kW 1,800 min-1 (1,530 hp 1,800 min-1)
Emissions
U.S. EPA flex (Tier 2)
Engine Model
2 × Cat® C27 ACERT™

Automatic Lubrication System

Type
Dual-circuit system with hydraulically driven heavy-duty pump and electronic time relay control to adjust the pause/lube times
Capacity of Grease Barrel
120.0 gal

Weight

Frontless Weight
473970 lb

Track

Standard
39.0 in
Extra Wide
3.9 ft

Service Refill Capacities

Fuel Tank
1339.0 gal
Hydraulic System (including tank)
925.0 gal
Hydraulic Tank
660.0 gal
Grease Tank
120.0 gal
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