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Current number of specifications

Caterpillar 245B Series II Shovel

Selected Dimensions

B. Width Over Tracks11.8 ft in3610 mm
E. Ground Clearance2.5 in760 mm
G. Height to Top of Cab11.8 ft in3600 mm
Loading Shovel
Q. Max Cutting Height33.8 ft in10290 mm
R. Max Dump Height18.5 ft in5638 mm
S. Max Dig Reach31.1 ft in9490 mm
F. Track Gauge10.7 ft in3251 mm
N. Loading Shovel Shoe Width24 in610 mm


Gross Power360 hp268.5 kw
Displacement890.9 cu in14.6 L
Fuel Capacity180.2 gal682 L
Cooling System Fluid Capacity20.5 gal77.6 L
Engine Oil Capacity12.3 gal46.5 L
Hydraulic System Fluid Capacity192.6 gal729 L
Swing Speed4.7 rpm
Operating Voltage24 V
Alternator Supplied Amperage50 amps
Max Travel Speed2 mph3.2 km/h
Number of Track Shoes per Side45
Track Gauge10.7 ft in3251 mm
Backhoe Shoe Width 129.9 in760 mm
Backhoe Shoe Width 224 in610 mm
Backhoe Shoe Width 335.8 in910 mm
Backhoe Operating Weight - Shoe 1143631.2 lb65150 kg
Backhoe Ground Pressure - Shoe 112.3 psi84.8 kPa
Backhoe Ground Pressure - Shoe 215.1 psi104.1 kPa
Backhoe Ground Pressure - Shoe 310.4 psi71.7 kPa
Loading Shovel Shoe Width24 in610 mm
Loading Shovel Operating Weight146122.4 lb66280 kg
Loading Shovel Ground Pressure16 psi110.3 kPa
Backhoe Boom / Stick 1
Backhoe Boom / StickStick 8'6" (2590mm)
Max Dig Depth25.6 ft in7790 mm
Max Vertical Wall Dig Depth16.6 ft in5070 mm
Max Cutting Height37.8 ft in11520 mm
Max Dump Height24.9 ft in7600 mm
Max Reach on Ground40.7 ft in12410 mm
Backhoe Boom / Stick 2
Backhoe Boom / StickStick 10'6" (3200mm)
Max Dig Depth27.6 ft in8400 mm
Max Vertical Wall Dig Depth17.6 ft in5360 mm
Max Cutting Height37.2 ft in11350 mm
Max Dump Height24.5 ft in7480 mm
Max Reach on Ground42.1 ft in12830 mm
Backhoe Boom / Stick 3
Backhoe Boom / StickStick 14'6" (4420mm)
Max Dig Depth31.5 ft in9600 mm
Max Vertical Wall Dig Depth21.2 ft in6460 mm
Max Cutting Height38.4 ft in11710 mm
Max Dump Height25.8 ft in7870 mm
Max Reach on Ground45.7 ft in13940 mm
Loading Shovel
Max Cutting Height33.8 ft in10290 mm
Max Dump Height18.5 ft in5638 mm
Max Dig Reach31.1 ft in9490 mm
Width Over Tracks11.8 ft in3610 mm
Height to Top of Cab11.8 ft in3600 mm
Length of Tracks18.4 ft in5610 mm
Ground Clearance2.5 in760 mm
Upper Structure Ground Clearance3.5 ft in1060 mm