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Caterpillar 438C Loader Backhoe

Selected Dimensions

Backhoe
J. Load Height - Std12.1 ft in3684 mm
K. Reach From Swivel - Std18.7 ft in5711 mm
L. Dig Depth - Std16 ft in4873 mm
M. Reach at Load Height - Std5.4 ft in1660 mm
Dimensions
A. Transport Length18.8 ft in5740 mm
B. Transport Width7.9 ft in2396 mm
C. Transport Height12.4 ft in3765 mm
D. Wheelbase6.9 ft in2100 mm
E. Ground Clearance1.1 ft in335 mm
F. Height to Top of Cab9.5 ft in2900 mm
Loader
G. Clearance at Max Dump Height8.7 ft in2655 mm
H. Reach at Max Dump Height2.6 ft in780 mm
I. Dig Depth1.6 in40 mm

Specification

Engine
MakeCaterpillar
Model3054
Net Power85 hp63.4 kw
Gross Power89 hp66.4 kw
Displacement244.1 cu in4 L
Power Measured @2200 rpm
Number of Cylinders4
Net Torque Rise24.1 %
AspirationTurbocharged
Operational
Operating Weight 4wd16666.9 lb7560 kg
Fuel Capacity33.8 gal128 L
Hydraulic System Fluid Capacity20.9 gal79 L
Oil System Fluid Capacity1.9 gal7.3 L
Cooling System Fluid Capacity5.7 gal21.6 L
Transmission Fluid Capacity4.8 gal18 L
Front Axle Fluid Capacity2 gal7.5 L
Rear Axle Fluid Capacity6.3 gal24 L
Turning Radius26.5 ft in8090 mm
Tire Size Front - 2wd / 4wd335/80 x R18
Rear Tires Size 2wd/4wd16.9 x R28
Operating Voltage12 V
Alternator Supplied Amperage52 amps
Transmission
TypePower Shuttle
Number of Forward Gears4
Number of Reverse Gears4
Max Speed - Forward19.6 mph31.5 km/h
Max Speed Reverse19.6 mph31.5 km/h
Backhoe
Dig Depth - Std16 ft in4873 mm
Dig Depth - Ext19.4 ft in5924 mm
Reach From Swivel - Std18.7 ft in5711 mm
Reach From Swivel - Ext22.2 ft in6756 mm
Load Height - Std12.1 ft in3684 mm
Load Height - Ext14.3 ft in4344 mm
Reach at Load Height - Std5.4 ft in1660 mm
Reach at Load Height - Ext8.5 ft in2596 mm
Loader
Bucket Capacity1.3 yd31 m3
Bucket Width94.3 in2396 mm
Bucket Breakout Force11330.4 lb50.4 kN
Clearance at Max Dump Height8.7 ft in2655 mm
Reach at Max Dump Height2.6 ft in780 mm
Dig Depth1.6 in40 mm
Hydraulic
Pump TypePiston
Pump Flow Capacity42.8 gal/min162 L/min
Relief Valve Pressure3000 psi20684.3 kPa
Dimensions
Transport Length18.8 ft in5740 mm
Transport Width7.9 ft in2396 mm
Transport Height12.4 ft in3765 mm
Height to Top of Cab9.5 ft in2900 mm
Wheelbase6.9 ft in2100 mm
Ground Clearance1.1 ft in335 mm