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Current number of specifications

Hitachi EX5500-6 Shovel

Selected Dimensions

B. Width Over Tracks24.3 ft in7400 mm
D. Length of Track on Ground23 ft in7000 mm
E. Ground Clearance43.3 in1100 mm
G. Height to Top of Cab28.2 ft in8600 mm
H. Tail Swing Radius26.1 ft in7950 mm
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Q. Max Cutting Height62 ft in18900 mm
R. Max Dump Height43 ft in13100 mm
S. Max Dig Reach54.5 ft in16600 mm
T. Max Dig Depth14.9 ft in4550 mm
F. Track Gauge19.7 ft in6000 mm
N. Loading Shovel Shoe Width55.1 in1400 mm


Gross Power2800 hp2088 kw
Net Power2666 hp1988 kw
Power Measured @1800 rpm
Displacement6102.4 cu in100 L
Number of Cylinders32
AspirationTurbocharged and Aftercooled
Fuel Capacity2985.1 gal11300 L
Cooling System Fluid Capacity251.5 gal952 L
Engine Oil Capacity79.3 gal300 L
Hydraulic System Fluid Capacity3275.7 gal12400 L
Swing Speed3.3 rpm
Operating Voltage24 V
Alternator Supplied Amperage140 amps
Max Travel Speed1.4 mph2.3 km/h
Number of Upper Rollers3
Number of Lower Rollers7
Number of Track Shoes per Side39
Track Gauge19.7 ft in6000 mm
Backhoe Shoe Width 155.1 in1400 mm
Backhoe Operating Weight - Shoe 11150812.9 lb522000 kg
Backhoe Ground Pressure - Shoe 133.6 psi231.7 kPa
Loading Shovel Shoe Width55.1 in1400 mm
Loading Shovel Operating Weight1150812.9 lb522000 kg
Loading Shovel Ground Pressure33.6 psi231.7 kPa
Backhoe Boom / Stick 1
Max Dig Depth29.5 ft in9000 mm
Max Vertical Wall Dig Depth18 ft in5500 mm
Max Cutting Height67.6 ft in20600 mm
Max Dump Height42.7 ft in13000 mm
Max Reach on Ground65.9 ft in20100 mm
Arm Crowd Force276000 lb ft374205.8 Nm
Loading Shovel
Max Dig Depth14.9 ft in4550 mm
Max Cutting Height62 ft in18900 mm
Max Dump Height43 ft in13100 mm
Max Dig Reach54.5 ft in16600 mm
Arm Crowd Force353000 lb ft478603.8 Nm
Reference Bucket Capacity35.3 yd327 m3
Width Over Tracks24.3 ft in7400 mm
Height to Top of Cab28.2 ft in8600 mm
Length of Tracks30.7 ft in9350 mm
Length of Track on Ground23 ft in7000 mm
Ground Clearance43.3 in1100 mm
Upper Structure Ground Clearance9.8 ft in3000 mm
Height of Tracks9 ft in2730 mm
Tail Swing Radius26.1 ft in7950 mm