Features & Specs
  • 6.8L Tier 3 PowerTech engine
  • Grapple automatically maintains clamp force
  • Long wheelbase and wide stance deliver unsurpassed stability
  • Excellent power to weight ratio
  • With John Deere WorkSight™, JDLink™ monitoring provides real-time machine utilization and health data, plus location information. Fleet Care proactively suggests maintenance to correct problems early before they turn into costly downtime. And Service ADVISOR™ Remote enables your dealer to read diagnostic codes, record performance data, and even update software without a trip to the jobsite. It’s the most comprehensive, easy-to-use suite of technology available for increasing uptime and productivity while lowering operating costs. And it’s only available from John Deere.
Horsepower 193
Wheelbase 149 in
Fuel Tank Capacity 87 gal.
Fuel Consumption 4.2-6.3 gal
Tong Opening at Tips 127 in.
Weight 37,540 lbs
Width 10 ft. 8 in.
Length 26 ft 6 in
Height 10 ft 3 in


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John Deere 748H Grapple Skidder

Engine    
Manufacture and Model John Deere PowerTech Plus 6068H
Non-Road Emission Standards EPA Tier 3
Gross Power @ 2,200 rpm 193 hp (144 kW)
Displacement 414 cu. in. (6.8 L)

Powertrain    
Number of Gears
   Forward
   Reverse

8
7
Maximum Travel Speed
   Forward
   Reverse

13.6 mph (22.0 km/h)
10.3 mph (16.5 km/h)

Grapples      
Control Joystick pilot
Grapple - Standard
   Opening
   Area

127 in. (3225 mm)
14.9 sq. ft.
Grapple - High Capacity
   Opening
   Area

130 in. (3302 mm)
16.1 sq. ft.

Capacities      
Fuel Tank 87 gal. (329 L)
Hydraulic Reservoir 16.6 gal. (63.0 L)

Operating Weight    
Dual Function 37,540 lb. (17 028 kg)


Overall Dimensions  
A) Overall Height 10 ft.  3 in. (3125 mm)
B) Overall Width 10 ft. 8 in. (3239 mm)
C) Maximum Blade Lift Above Ground 59 in. (1499 mm)
D) Maximum Blade Dig Below Ground
     Dozer Blade Width
14 in. (360 mm)
116 in. (2950 mm)
E) Front Axle to Front of Machine 5 ft. 10 in. (1778 mm)
F) Front Axle to Blade Cutting-Edge Arc 8 ft. 5 in. (2558 mm)
G) Front Axle to Articulation Joint 5 ft. 10 in. (1787 mm)
H) Wheelbase 12 in. 5 in. (3785 mm)
I) Ground Clearance 23 in. (585 mm)
J) Overall Length 26 ft. 6 in. (8072 mm)
K) Height of Grapple from Ground Level 5 ft. 1 in. (1556 mm)
L) Reach of Grapple from Ground Level 10 ft. 3 in. (3113 mm)
M) Reach of Grapple at Full Reach 8 ft. 10 in. (2699 mm)
N) Maximum Height of Boom 14 ft. 1 in. (4289 mm)
O) Below Ground Reach of Grapple at Full Reach 3 ft. 8 in. (1114 mm)

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