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279D3
UNITS:
Metric
Imperial
Gross Power - SAE J1995
55.4 kW
74.3 HP
 
55.4 kW
74.3 HP
 
73 kW
98 HP
Net Power - SAE 1349
54.4 kW
72.9 HP
 
54.4 kW
72.9 HP
 
71 kW
95 HP
Displacement
3.3 l
203 in³
 
3.3 l
203 in³
 
3.8 l
232 in³
Bore
94 mm
3.7 in
 
94 mm
3.7 in
 
100 mm
3.9 in
Stroke
120 mm
4.7 in
 
120 mm
4.7 in
 
120 mm
4.7 in
Peak Torque - 1,500 rpm - SAE J1995
265 N·m
195 ft·lbf
 
265 N·m
195 ft·lbf
 
334 N·m
246 ft·lbf
Net Power
54.4 kW
72.9 HP
 
54.4 kW
72.9 HP
 
71 kW
95 HP
Gross Power
55.4 kW
74.3 HP
 
-
 
-
Engine Model
Cat C3.3B DIT (turbo)
Cat C3.3B DIT (turbo)
 
Cat C3.3B DIT (turbo)
Cat C3.3B DIT (turbo)
 
Cat C3.8 DIT (turbo)
Cat C3.8 DIT (turbo)
Net Power - ISO 9249
54.9 kW
73.7 HP
 
54.9 kW
73.7 HP
 
71 kW
95 HP
Rated Operating Capacities - 35% Tipping Load
1010 kg
2220 lb
 
1315 kg
2890 lb
 
1580 kg
3480 lb
Tipping Load
2885 kg
6345 lb
 
3750 kg
8255 lb
 
4520 kg
9945 lb
Breakout Force - Tilt Cylinder
3304 kg
7285 lb
 
3307 kg
7291 lb
 
3298 kg
7270 lb
Rated Operating Capacities - 50% Tipping Load
1445 kg
3170 lb
 
1880 kg
4130 lb
 
2255 kg
4970 lb
Ground Contact Area - With 450 mm/17.7 in Track
1.47 m²
2272 in²
 
1.47 m²
2272 in²
 
1.59 m²
2463 in²
Note
Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, two speed, OROPS, 2036 mm (80 in) low profile bucket, 400 mm (15.7 in) tracks, dual flange front idler/single flange rear idler, standard flow hydraulics, mechanical suspension seat, no optional counterweights and manual quick coupler (unless otherwise noted).
Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, two speed, OROPS, 2036 mm (80 in) low profile bucket, 400 mm (15.7 in) tracks, dual flange front idler/single flange rear idler, standard flow hydraulics, mechanical suspension seat, no optional counterweights and manual quick coupler (unless otherwise noted).
 
Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, two speed, OROPS, 2036 mm (80 in) low profile bucket, 400 mm (15.7 in) tracks, dual flange front idler/single flange rear idler, standard flow hydraulics, mechanical suspension seat, no optional counterweights and manual quick coupler (unless otherwise noted).
Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, two speed, OROPS, 2036 mm (80 in) low profile bucket, 400 mm (15.7 in) tracks, dual flange front idler/single flange rear idler, standard flow hydraulics, mechanical suspension seat, no optional counterweights and manual quick coupler (unless otherwise noted).
 
Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, two speed, 2036 mm (80 in) low profile bucket, 400 mm (15.7 in) tracks, dual flange front idler/single flange rear idler, standard flow hydraulics, enclosed cab with glass door, side windows, heater, mechanical suspension seat, advanced display, 850 CCA battery, no optional counterweights and manual quick coupler (unless otherwise noted).
Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, two speed, 2036 mm (80 in) low profile bucket, 400 mm (15.7 in) tracks, dual flange front idler/single flange rear idler, standard flow hydraulics, enclosed cab with glass door, side windows, heater, mechanical suspension seat, advanced display, 850 CCA battery, no optional counterweights and manual quick coupler (unless otherwise noted).
Rated Operating Capacity with Optional Counterweight
1540 kg
3390 lb
 
1985 kg
4370 lb
 
2380 kg
5240 lb
Ground Pressure - With 450 mm/17.7 in Track
30.4 kPa
4.4 psi
 
32.2 kPa
4.7 psi
 
32.1 kPa
4.7 psi
Breakout Force - Lift Cylinder
-
 
-
 
2795 kg
6162 lb
Ground Contact Area - With 400 mm/15.7 in Track
-
 
-
 
1.41 m²
2184 in²
Ground Pressure - With 400 mm/15.7 in Track
-
 
-
 
36.4 kPa
5.3 psi
Operating Weight
4579 kg
10095 lb
 
4848 kg
10688 lb
 
5200 kg
11464 lb
Note
Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, two speed, OROPS, 2036 mm (80 in) low profile bucket, 400 mm (15.7 in) tracks, dual flange front idler/single flange rear idler, standard flow hydraulics, mechanical suspension seat, no optional counterweights and manual quick coupler (unless otherwise noted).
Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, two speed, OROPS, 2036 mm (80 in) low profile bucket, 400 mm (15.7 in) tracks, dual flange front idler/single flange rear idler, standard flow hydraulics, mechanical suspension seat, no optional counterweights and manual quick coupler (unless otherwise noted).
 
Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, two speed, OROPS, 2036 mm (80 in) low profile bucket, 400 mm (15.7 in) tracks, dual flange front idler/single flange rear idler, standard flow hydraulics, mechanical suspension seat, no optional counterweights and manual quick coupler (unless otherwise noted).
Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, two speed, OROPS, 2036 mm (80 in) low profile bucket, 400 mm (15.7 in) tracks, dual flange front idler/single flange rear idler, standard flow hydraulics, mechanical suspension seat, no optional counterweights and manual quick coupler (unless otherwise noted).
 
Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, two speed, 2036 mm (80 in) low profile bucket, 400 mm (15.7 in) tracks, dual flange front idler/single flange rear idler, standard flow hydraulics, enclosed cab with glass door, side windows, heater, mechanical suspension seat, advanced display, 850 CCA battery, no optional counterweights and manual quick coupler (unless otherwise noted).
Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, two speed, 2036 mm (80 in) low profile bucket, 400 mm (15.7 in) tracks, dual flange front idler/single flange rear idler, standard flow hydraulics, enclosed cab with glass door, side windows, heater, mechanical suspension seat, advanced display, 850 CCA battery, no optional counterweights and manual quick coupler (unless otherwise noted).
Length - Track on Ground
1630 mm
64.2 in
 
1630 mm
64.2 in
 
1767 mm
69.6 in
Overall Length - Track
2129 mm
83.8 in
 
2129 mm
83.8 in
 
2270 mm
89.4 in
Height - Top of Cab
2113 mm
83.2 in
 
2113 mm
83.2 in
 
2125 mm
83.6 in
Ground Clearance
226 mm
8.9 in
 
226 mm
8.9 in
 
245 mm
9.6 in
Departure Angle
32°
32°
 
33°
33°
 
33°
33°
Maximum Dump Angle
39°
39°
 
51°
51°
 
54°
54°
Bucket Pin Height - Carry Position
198 mm
7.8 in
 
190 mm
7.5 in
 
180 mm
7.1 in
Turning Radius from Center - Machine Rear
1796 mm
70.7 in
 
1796 mm
70.7 in
 
1881 mm
74 in
Turning Radius from Center - Coupler
1410 mm
55.5 in
 
1410 mm
55.5 in
 
1476 mm
58.1 in
Maximum Overall Height
4051 mm
159.5 in
 
4015 mm
158.1 in
 
4032 mm
158.7 in
Maximum Reach - With Arms Parallel to Ground
1373 mm
54 in
 
1270 mm
50 in
 
1319 mm
51.9 in
Turning Radius from Center - Bucket
2256 mm
88.8 in
 
2256 mm
88.8 in
 
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Bucket Pin Height - Maximum Lift
3173 mm
124.9 in
 
3178 mm
125.1 in
 
3208 mm
126.3 in
Length - With Bucket on Ground
3714 mm
146.2 in
 
3714 mm
146.2 in
 
3931 mm
154.7 in
Length - Without Bucket
2995 mm
117.9 in
 
2995 mm
117.9 in
 
3189 mm
125.5 in
Reach - Maximum Lift/Dump
575 mm
22.6 in
 
761 mm
30 in
 
852 mm
33.6 in
Note
Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, two speed, OROPS, 2036 mm (80 in) low profile bucket, 400 mm (15.7 in) tracks, dual flange front idler/single flange rear idler, standard flow hydraulics, mechanical suspension seat, no optional counterweights and manual quick coupler (unless otherwise noted).
Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, two speed, OROPS, 2036 mm (80 in) low profile bucket, 400 mm (15.7 in) tracks, dual flange front idler/single flange rear idler, standard flow hydraulics, mechanical suspension seat, no optional counterweights and manual quick coupler (unless otherwise noted).
 
Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, two speed, OROPS, 2036 mm (80 in) low profile bucket, 400 mm (15.7 in) tracks, dual flange front idler/single flange rear idler, standard flow hydraulics, mechanical suspension seat, no optional counterweights and manual quick coupler (unless otherwise noted).
Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, two speed, OROPS, 2036 mm (80 in) low profile bucket, 400 mm (15.7 in) tracks, dual flange front idler/single flange rear idler, standard flow hydraulics, mechanical suspension seat, no optional counterweights and manual quick coupler (unless otherwise noted).
 
Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, two speed, 2036 mm (80 in) low profile bucket, 400 mm (15.7 in) tracks, dual flange front idler/single flange rear idler, standard flow hydraulics, enclosed cab with glass door, side windows, heater, mechanical suspension seat, advanced display, 850 CCA battery, no optional counterweights and manual quick coupler (unless otherwise noted).
Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, two speed, 2036 mm (80 in) low profile bucket, 400 mm (15.7 in) tracks, dual flange front idler/single flange rear idler, standard flow hydraulics, enclosed cab with glass door, side windows, heater, mechanical suspension seat, advanced display, 850 CCA battery, no optional counterweights and manual quick coupler (unless otherwise noted).
Clearance at Maximum Lift and Dump
2485 mm
97.8 in
 
2387 mm
94 in
 
2399 mm
94.5 in
Vehicle Width (450 mm/17.7 in tracks)
1981 mm
78 in
 
1981 mm
78 in
 
1981 mm
78 in
Rack Back Angle - Maximum Height
84°
84°
 
84°
84°
 
81°
81°
Bucket Pin Reach - Maximum Lift
-
 
369 mm
14.5 in
 
493 mm
19.4 in
Vehicle Width (400 mm/15.7 in tracks)
-
 
-
 
1931 mm
76 in
Turning Radius from Center - Bucket (racked)
-
 
-
 
2314 mm
91.1 in
Roll Back Angle
-
 
-
 
25°
25°
Hydraulic Flow - Standard - Loader Hydraulic Pressure
23000 kPa
3335 psi
 
23000 kPa
3335 psi
 
23000 kPa
3335 psi
Hydraulic Flow - High Flow XPS - Maximum Loader Hydraulic Flow
121 l/min
32 gal/min
 
121 l/min
32 gal/min
 
121 l/min
32 gal/min
Hydraulic Flow - Standard - Loader Hydraulic Flow
86 kPa
23 psi
 
86 kPa
23 psi
 
86 l/min
23 gal/min
Hydraulic Flow - Standard - Hydraulic Power (Calculated)
33 kW
44 HP
 
33 kW
44 HP
 
33 kW
44 HP
Hydraulic Flow - High Flow XPS - Maximum Loader Hydraulic Pressure
28000 kW
4061 HP
 
28000 kPa
4061 psi
 
28000 kPa
4061 psi
Hydraulic Flow - High Flow XPS - Hydraulic Power (Calculated)
57 kPa
76 HP
 
57 kW
76 HP
 
57 kW
76 HP
ROPS
ISO 3471:2008
ISO 3471:2008
 
ISO 3471:2008
ISO 3471:2008
 
ISO 3471:2008
ISO 3471:2008
FOPS
ISO 3449:2005 Level I
ISO 3449:2005 Level I
 
ISO 3449:2005 Level I
ISO 3449:2005 Level I
 
ISO 3449:2005 Level I
ISO 3449:2005 Level I
Travel Speed - Forward or Reverse - Two Speed
13.3 km/h
8.3 mile/h
 
13.3 km/h
8.3 mile/h
 
13.5 km/h
8.4 mile/h
Travel Speed - Forward or Reverse - One Speed
7.2 km/h
4.5 mile/h
 
7.2 km/h
4.5 mile/h
 
8.4 km/h
5.2 mile/h
Hydraulic System
52 l
13.7 gal (US)
 
52 l
13.7 gal (US)
 
55 l
14.5 gal (US)
Hydraulic Tank
39 l
10.3 gal (US)
 
39 l
10.3 gal (US)
 
39 l
10.3 gal (US)
Fuel Tank
105 l
27.7 gal (US)
 
105 l
27.7 gal (US)
 
120 l
31.7 gal (US)
Engine Crankcase
11 l
3 gal (US)
 
11 l
3 gal (US)
 
13 l
3.5 gal (US)
Cooling System
14 l
3.7 gal (US)
 
14 l
3.7 gal (US)
 
16 l
4.1 gal (US)
Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) Tank
-
 
-
 
19 l
5 gal (US)
Air Conditioning
The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 1.0 kg of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 1.430 metric tonnes.
The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 1.0 kg of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 1.430 metric tonnes.
 
The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 1.0 kg of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 1.430 metric tonnes.
The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 1.0 kg of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 1.430 metric tonnes.
 
The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 0.81 kg of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 1.158 metric tonnes.
The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 0.81 kg of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 1.158 metric tonnes.
Note (2)
**The declared dynamic operator sound pressure levels per ISO 6396:2008. The measurements were conducted with the cab doors and windows closed and at 70% of the maximum engine cooling fan speed. The sound level may vary at different engine cooling fan speeds.
**The declared dynamic operator sound pressure levels per ISO 6396:2008. The measurements were conducted with the cab doors and windows closed and at 70% of the maximum engine cooling fan speed. The sound level may vary at different engine cooling fan speeds.
 
**The declared dynamic operator sound pressure levels per ISO 6396:2008. The measurements were conducted with the cab doors and windows closed and at 70% of the maximum engine cooling fan speed. The sound level may vary at different engine cooling fan speeds.
**The declared dynamic operator sound pressure levels per ISO 6396:2008. The measurements were conducted with the cab doors and windows closed and at 70% of the maximum engine cooling fan speed. The sound level may vary at different engine cooling fan speeds.
 
*The declared dynamic operator sound pressure levels per ISO 6396:2008. The measurements were conducted with the cab doors and windows closed and at 70% of the maximum engine cooling fan speed. The sound level may vary at different engine cooling fan speeds.
*The declared dynamic operator sound pressure levels per ISO 6396:2008. The measurements were conducted with the cab doors and windows closed and at 70% of the maximum engine cooling fan speed. The sound level may vary at different engine cooling fan speeds.
Outside Cab***
103 dB(A)
103 dB(A)
 
103 dB(A)
103 dB(A)
 
-
Note (3)
***The labeled sound power level for the CE marked configurations when measured according to the test procedure and conditions specified in 2000/14/EC.
***The labeled sound power level for the CE marked configurations when measured according to the test procedure and conditions specified in 2000/14/EC.
 
***The labeled sound power level for the CE marked configurations when measured according to the test procedure and conditions specified in 2000/14/EC.
***The labeled sound power level for the CE marked configurations when measured according to the test procedure and conditions specified in 2000/14/EC.
 
**The labeled sound power level for the CE marked configurations when measured according to the test procedure and conditions specified in 2000/14/EC.
**The labeled sound power level for the CE marked configurations when measured according to the test procedure and conditions specified in 2000/14/EC.
Inside Cab**
83 dB(A)
83 dB(A)
 
83 dB(A)
83 dB(A)
 
-
Note (1)
Cab and Rollover Protective Structures (ROPS) are standard in North America and Europe.
Cab and Rollover Protective Structures (ROPS) are standard in North America and Europe.
 
Cab and Rollover Protective Structures (ROPS) are standard in North America and Europe.
Cab and Rollover Protective Structures (ROPS) are standard in North America and Europe.
 
Cab and Rollover Protective Structures (ROPS) are standard in North America and Europe.
Cab and Rollover Protective Structures (ROPS) are standard in North America and Europe.
Inside Cab*
-
 
-
 
83 dB(A)
83 dB(A)
Outside Cab**
-
 
-
 
104 dB(A)
104 dB(A)
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