Not all products are available in all regions.
Cat Large Wheel Loaders are designed with durability built in, ensuring maximum availability through multiple life cycles.
Cat Large Wheel Loaders are designed with durability built in, ensuring maximum availability through multiple life cycles. With optimized performance and simplified serviceability, our machines allow you to move more material efficiently and safely at a lower cost per ton. The new 986H builds upon this legacy of durability, performance, safety, operator comfort, serviceability and sustainability.
Best built for the toughest conditions.Learn More
Your bottom line is improved by highly durable structures that achieve multiple life cycles and withstand the toughest loading conditions.
Your key to maximum uptime and productivity is our field-proven lift arms.
To ensure long life and reliability, the linkage pin joints feature a greased pin design with optional auto lube system.
Move material more efficiently with improved power and control.Learn More
Cat Planetary Powershift Transmission
Building your success begins with a best-in-class transmission designed specifically for mining applications.
Cat C15 ACERT Engine
Durability and efficiency at the heart of your 986H comes from the Cat C15 ACERT engine. Optimum performance is built in to this 6 cylinder turbocharged engine.
Transmission Neutralizer Pedal
Productivity enabling you to move more and make more.Learn More
Simple, Intuitive Operator Interface
Operators will be productive right away with our easy-to-use operator interface.
3rd Valve Hydraulic Control
• Provides versatility through the ability to control a specialized attachment.
Benefit from extended performance and reliability of your hydraulic system with our advanced filtration system.
Load Sense Hydraulics
Increase efficiency through our Load Sense Hydraulic System. Load sense hydraulics maximize performance by directing hydraulic fluid flow through implement and steering system only when needed.
Best-in-Class operator comfort and ergonomics.Learn More
Your operators can work more efficiently and stay comfortable with our customer-inspired cab features.
Entry and Exit
Enter and exit the cab easily and safely with these newly designed, ergonomic features.
Cat Comfort Series III Seat
Enhance comfort and reduce operator fatigue with Cat Comfort Series III seat.
Your operator’s productivity is enhanced with our clean, comfortable cab environment.
Greater productivity through Integrated Electronic Systems.Learn More
Optional Rear View Camera
Cat Work Area Vision System (WAVS) enhances visibility around the job site through the use of a rear view camera. A camera mounted at the rear of the machine provides the input to the monitor display mounted in the front right corner of the cab, within the operators field of vision.
Cat Monitoring System
This includes a digital readout for gear selection and ground speed as well as gauge displays for:
Making your safety our priority.Learn More
We are constantly improving our products in an effort to provide a safe work environment for the operator and those who work on your job site.
Enabling high uptime by reducing your service time.Learn More
We can help you succeed by ensuring your 986H has design features to reduce your downtime.
Your Cat dealers know how to keep your mining machines productive.Learn More
Legendary Cat Dealer Support
A valued partner, your Cat dealer is available whenever you need them.
Stewards of the environment.Learn More
Reducing Impact to the Environment
Sustainability is designed and built into our 986H’s features.
Efficient loading/hauling system starts with a perfect match.Learn More
For full truck payloads with minimum loading time, an efficient loading/hauling system starts with a perfect match. Cat wheel loaders are matched with Cat articulated and off-highway trucks to maximize volume of material moved at the lowest operating cost per ton. The 986H equipped with the standard linkage is a perfect four pass match for the 770G (38.6 tonnes/42.6 tons). The 986H equipped with a high lift linkage is capable of loading a 772G (47.7 tonnes/52 tons) in 5 passes and a 773E or 773G (56 tonnes/61.7 tons) in 6 passes.
Protect your investment.Learn More
Performance Series Buckets
Performance Series Buckets feature an optimized profile maximizing material retention and minimizing dig time, translating into significant productivity and fuel efficiency improvements. All 986H buckets are manufactured with the Performance Series design.
Applications: Face loading tightly compacted pit materials.
General Purpose Bucket
Applications: Loading loose, stockpiled material.
The optional quick coupler allows the operator to quickly switch between multiple work tools, making the 986H highly versatile.
Multiple GET options are available to customize your 986H to your application, such as:
Enhance the productivity of your loader and protect your investment in buckets with our Ground Engaging Tools (GET). Your knowledgeable Cat dealer will work with you to understand your application and needs for the GET that is best for you. For a full list of Cat GET please visit http://www.cat.com/get.
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EPSA is the Australian Dealer responsible for the sale of new and used Caterpillar engines and design of the installations.
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You will find the strategic WesTrac/EPSA alliance at work throughout WA, NSW and ACT wherever prime or standby power is required.