973D Waste Handler

973D Waste Handler

Caterpillar built its first track loader in 1955. With its pedigree for digging, the track loader has excavated millions of building foundations all over the globe. It wasn't ...
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Engine

Engine Model
Cat® C9 ACERT™
Flywheel Power
263HP

Weights

Operating Weight
65157lb

Buckets

Capacity - General Purpose Landfill
6.4yd³
Capacity - General Purpose
4.2yd³
Capacity - Multi-Purpose Landfill
6yd³
Capacity - Multi-Purpose
3.92yd³
Width - General Purpose Landfill
114.56in
Width - General Purpose
114.56in
Width - Multi-Purpose Landfill
112.91in
Width - Multi-Purpose
112.91in

Undercarriage

Track Shoe Width - Standard
21.6in
Track Shoe Width - Optional
26.6in
Track Gauge
85in
Ground Pressure - Standard Shoe
12.4psi
Ground Pressure - Optional Shoe
10.1psi
Track Shoe Type
Double Grouser, Extreme Service

Standards

Standards
Standards

Service Refill Capacities

Fuel Tank
164gal (US)
Cooling System
11.6gal (US)
Hydraulic Tank
49.9gal (US)

Ripper Specifications

Type
Parallelogram
Number of Pockets
3
Overall Width/Beam
86.6in
Penetration
15.6in
Ripping Width
72.4in

Air Conditioning System

Air Conditioning
The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 1.9 kg of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 2.717 metric tonnes.

Electrical System

Type
24V DC
Battery Voltage
12
Battery Quantity
2
Battery Capacity
1400 CCA
Alternator
95 amp, Heavy-Duty, Brushless

Hydraulic System - Implement

Relief Valve Setting
3988psi
Float Down
2.7s
Type
Closed Center Load Sensing
Output - Maximum
91.4gal/min
Cycle Time - Raise
6.5s
Cycle Time - Dump
1.4s

Drive System

Type
Hydrostatic drive with infinite machine speeds up to 11 km/h (6.8 mph)
Track Motor
Two, variable-displacement, bent axis piston motors
Maximum System Pressure
6527psi
Drive Pump
Two, variable-displacement, slipper-type axial piston pumps

Standard Equipment: