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Caterpillar 972H Wheel Loader

Selected Dimensions

Bucket
G. Dump Clearance at Max Raise10.7 ft in3252 mm
Dimensions
A. Length with Bucket on Ground30 ft in9144 mm
B. Width Over Tires9.7 ft in2956 mm
C. Height to Top of Cab11.8 ft in3606 mm
D. Wheelbase11.3 ft in3450 mm
E. Ground Clearance1.6 ft in496 mm
F. Hinge Pin - Max Height14.7 ft in4466 mm
H. Reach at Max Lift and Dump4.3 ft in1291 mm

Specification

Engine
MakeCaterpillar
ModelC13 ACERT
Net Power287 hp214 kw
Gross Power311 hp232 kw
Power Measured @1800 rpm
Displacement762.8 cu in12.5 L
Torque Measured @1400 rpm
Max Torque983 lb ft1332 Nm
Operational
Operating Weight55451 lb25148 kg
Fuel Capacity100.4 gal380 L
Hydrauilc System Fluid Capacity29 gal110 L
Engine Oil Fluid Capacity9.3 gal35 L
Cooling System Fluid Capacity10.3 gal39 L
Transmission Fluid Capacity9.3 gal35 L
Front Axle/Diff Fluid Capacity16.9 gal64 L
Rear Axle/Diff Fluid Capacity16.9 gal64 L
Static Tipping Weight42043 lb19067 kg
Turning Radius24 ft in7469 mm
Operating Voltage24 V
Alternator Supplied Amperage80 amps
Rear Axle Oscillation26 degrees
Tire Size26.5-25
Transmission
TypePowershift
Number of Forward Gears4
Number of Reverse Gears4
Max Speed - Forward22.9 mph36.9 km/h
Max Speed - Reverse24 mph38.8 km/h
Hydraulic System
Pump TypePiston
Relief Valve Pressure1000 psi6900 kPa
Pump Flow Capacity80.6 gal/min305 L/min
Raise Time5.9 sec
Dump Time2.1 sec
Lower Time2.4 sec
Bucket
Breakout Force51750 lb230 kN
Dump Clearance at Max Raise10.7 ft in3252 mm
Bucket Width10.6 ft in3220 mm
Bucket Capacity - heaped6 yd34.6 m3
Bucket Capacity - struck5.2 yd34 m3
Dimensions
Length with Bucket on Ground30 ft in9144 mm
Width Over Tires9.7 ft in2956 mm
Height to Top of Cab11.8 ft in3606 mm
Ground Clearance1.6 ft in496 mm
Wheelbase11.3 ft in3450 mm
Hinge Pin - Max Height14.7 ft in4466 mm
Reach at Max Lift and Dump4.3 ft in1291 mm