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Kobelco SK480LC Hydraulic Excavator

Selected Dimensions

Boom/Stick Option
A. Shipping Length of Unit39.3 ft in11980 mm
C. Shipping Height of Unit11.5 ft in3510 mm
I. Max Cutting Height35.9 ft in10950 mm
J. Max Loading Height24.9 ft in7590 mm
K. Max Reach Along Ground38.8 ft in11840 mm
L. Max Vertical Wall Digging Depth22.8 ft in6950 mm
M. Max Digging Depth25.6 ft in7800 mm
B. Width to Outside of Tracks12 ft in3650 mm
D. Length of Track on Ground14.4 ft in4400 mm
E. Ground Clearance1.7 ft in515 mm
G. Height to Top of Cab10.9 ft in3320 mm
H. Tail Swing Radius12 ft in3650 mm
O. Counterweight Clearance4.4 ft in1350 mm
F. Track Gauge9 ft in2750 mm
N. Shoe Size35.4 in900 mm


Net Power315 hp234.9 kw
Power Measured @2000 rpm
Displacement729 cu in11.9 L
Operating Weight108026.5 lb49000 kg
Fuel Capacity171.7 gal650 L
Cooling System Fluid Capacity12.7 gal48 L
Hydrauilc System Fluid Capacity174.4 gal660 L
Engine Oil Capacity12.9 gal49 L
Hydraulic System Relief Valve Pressure3700 psi25510.6 kPa
Hydraulic Pump Flow Capacity203.4 gal/min770 L/min
Swing Mechanism
Swing Speed9 rpm
Swing Torque118009.9 lb ft160000 Nm
Shoe Size35.4 in900 mm
Ground Pressure7.3 psi50.5 kPa
Max Travel Speed3.5 mph5.6 km/h
Drawbar Pull90598 lb403 kN
Track Gauge9 ft in2750 mm
Reference Bucket Capacity2.4 yd31.8 m3
Minimum Bucket Capacity1.5 yd31.1 m3
Maximum Bucket Capacity4 yd33.1 m3
Boom/Stick Option (HEX) 1
Boom/Stick Option (HEX) 1Stick w/ arm 11'4" (3450mm)
Shipping Height of Unit11.5 ft in3510 mm
Shipping Length of Unit39.3 ft in11980 mm
Max Digging Depth25.6 ft in7800 mm
Max Reach Along Ground38.8 ft in11840 mm
Max Cutting Height35.9 ft in10950 mm
Max Loading Height24.9 ft in7590 mm
Max Vertical Wall Digging Depth22.8 ft in6950 mm
Boom/Stick Option (HEX) 2
Boom/Stick Option (HEX) 2Stick w/ arm 13'3" (4040mm)
Max Digging Depth27.5 ft in8390 mm
Max Reach Along Ground40.6 ft in12380 mm
Max Cutting Height36.4 ft in11090 mm
Max Loading Height25.4 ft in7750 mm
Max Vertical Wall Digging Depth24.4 ft in7430 mm
Boom/Stick Option (HEX) 3
Boom/Stick Option (HEX) 3Stick w/ arm 16'1" (4900mm)
Max Digging Depth30.3 ft in9250 mm
Max Reach Along Ground43.6 ft in13280 mm
Max Cutting Height38.4 ft in11710 mm
Max Loading Height27.3 ft in8310 mm
Max Vertical Wall Digging Depth27.6 ft in8400 mm
Width to Outside of Tracks12 ft in3650 mm
Height to Top of Cab10.9 ft in3320 mm
Ground Clearance1.7 ft in515 mm
Counterweight Clearance4.4 ft in1350 mm
Tail Swing Radius12 ft in3650 mm
Length of Track on Ground14.4 ft in4400 mm