Features & Specs
  • Interim Tier 4 certified engine
  • Powerwise III management system
  • Cool-on-demand hydraulically driven, suction type fan
  • Rigid, reinforced D-channel mainframe
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Horsepower 532
Max Digging Depth 31 ft. 5 in.
Fuel Tank Capacity 293 gal.
Fuel Consumption 8.1-17.0 gal/hr
Weight 193,300 lbs
Transport Width 12 ft 3 in
Overall Length 48 ft 7 in
Height 18 ft 11 in


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Engine
Manufacture and Model Isuzu 6WG1-iT4
Non-Road Emission Standards EPA Interim Tier 4/EU Stage IV
Net Rated Power 532 hp (397 kW) @ 1,800 rpm
Displacement 957 cu. in. (15.7 L)
Aspiration Turbocharged, air-to-air charge-air cooler

Powertrain    
Maximum Travel Speed  
Low 2.0 mph (3.2 km/h)
High 2.9 mph (4.7 km/h)

Electrical    
Batteries 2 x 12 volt
Alternator Rating 50 amp
Work Lights 5 halogen: 2 mounted on boom, 1 mounted on frame, and 2 mounted on top of cab

Ground Pressure    
26 in. Double Bar-Grouser Shoes 16.7 psi (115.3 kPa)
30 in. Double Bar-Grouser Shoes 14.6 psi (100.7 kPa)
36 in. Double Bar-Grouser Shoes 12.3 psi (84.8 kPa)
40 in. Double Bar-Grouser Shoes 11.2 psi (77.2 kPa)

Capacities      
Fuel Tank 293 gal. (1110 L)
Cooling System 29.6 gal. (112 L)
Engine Oil with filter 15.1 gal. (57 L)
Hydraulic Tank 132.1 gal. (500 L)
Hydraulic System 275.3 gal. (1042 L)
Gearbox
   Swing (each)
   Travel (each)
   Pump Drive
15.9 qt. (15 L)
20.1 qt. (19 L)
6.6 qt. (6.2 L)

Operating Weights  
Full Fuel Tank, 4.57 cu. yd., 54 in., 7,844 lb. Bucket, 14 ft. 5 in. Arm, 29,321 lb. Counterweight, 36 in. double bar-grouser shoes, and 175 lb. Operator 193,255 lb. (87 659 kg)


Operating Weights 14 ft. 5 in. Arm 17 ft. 9 in. Arm
Arm Digging Force SAE 61,373 lb. (273 kN) 53,280 lb. (237 kN)
Bucket Digging Force 80,706 lb. (359 kN) 64,970 lb. (289 kN)
Lifting Capacity Over Front at Ground Level 30 ft. Reach 43,800 lb. (20 260 kg) 42,109 lb. (19 466 kg)
A) Maximum Reach 48 ft. 11 in. (14.91 m) 52 ft. 2 in. (15.91 m)
A') Maximum Reach @ Ground Level 48 ft. 0 in. (14.64 m) 51 ft. 5 in. (15.67 m)
B) Maximum Digging Depth 31 ft. 5 in. (9.57 m) 34 ft. 8 in. (10.57 m)
B') Maximum Digging Depth at 8 ft. Flat Bottom 31 ft. 0 in. (9.46 m) 34 ft. 4 in. (10.46 m)
C) Maximum Cutting Height 45 ft. 4 in. (13.82 m) 47 ft. 8 in. (14.53 m)
D) Maximum Dumping Height 31 ft. 11 in. (9.73 m) 34 ft. 2 in. (10.41 m)
E) Minimum Swing Radius 19 ft. 6 in. (5.94 m) 19 ft. 6 in. (5.94 m)
F) Maximum Vertical Wall 27 ft. 10 in. (8.48 m) 32 ft. 0 in. (9.75 m)
G) Tail Swing Radius 15 ft. 1 in. (4.60 m) 15 ft. 1 in. (4.60 m)




Machine Dimension 14 ft. 5 in. Arm 17 ft. 9 in. Arm
A) Overall Length 48 ft. 7 in. (14.80 m) 48 ft. 1 in. (14.65 m)
B) Overall Height 16 ft. 10 in. (5.13 m) 18 ft. 11 in. (5.76 m)
C) Rear-End Length/Swing Radius 14 ft. 11 in. (4.54 m)
D) Distance Between Idler/Sprocket Centerline 16 ft. 9 in. (5.11 m)
E) Undercarriage Length 20 ft. 10 in. (6.36 m)
F) Counterweight Clearance 5 ft. 6 in. (1.68 m)
G) Upperstructure Width 13 ft. 6 in. (4.12 m)
H) Cab Height 12 ft. 1 in. (3.69 m)
I) Track Width with Double Bar-Grouser Shoes 26 in. / 30 in. / 36 in. / 40 in.
J) Gauge Width
     Operating Position
     Transport Position

11 ft. 4 in. (3.45 m)
9 ft. 3 in. (2.83 m)
K) Ground Clearance 35 in. (0.89 m)
L) Width with Double Bar-Grouser Shoes 36 in.
     Operating Position
     Transport Position

14 ft. 3 in. (4.35 m)
12 ft. 3 in. (3.73 m)


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