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Current number of specifications

Caterpillar 545C Grapple Skidder

Selected Dimensions

A. Overall Length in mm
B. Overall Width11.1 ft in3398 mm
C. Height to Top of Cab10.4 ft in3184.4 mm
D. Wheelbase12.9 ft in3939 mm
E. Ground Clearance1.7 ft in533 mm
F. Max Height of Boom14.1 ft in4302 mm
G. Height of Grapple from Ground ft in mm
H. Reach of Grapple at Ground Level ft in mm
I. Tong Opening at Tips10.6 in3226 mm


Number of Cylinders6
ModelC7 Acert
Gross Power232 hp173 kw
Net Power219 hp163.3 kw
Power Measured @1800 rpm
Peak Torque701.4 lb ft951 Nm
Torque Measured @1400 rpm
Displacement439 cu in7.2 L
Operating Weight42325 lb19198.3 kg
Fuel Capacity99.8 gal377.8 L
Cooling System Fluid Capacity15 gal56.8 L
Engine Oil Capacity7.1 gal26.9 L
Front Diff Fluid Capacity13.7 gal51.9 L
Rear Diff Fluid Capacity19.5 gal73.8 L
Transmission Fluid Capacity14.2 gal53.8 L
Hydraulic System Fluid Capacity29.6 gal112 L
Operational Voltage24 V
Alternator Supplied Amperage80 amps
Steering Angle45 degrees
Tire Size30.5x 32 16PR
TypeCountershaft powershift
Number of Forward Gears5
Number of Reverse Gears3
Max Speed - Forward17.1 mph27.5 km/h
Max Speed - Reverse11.6 mph18.7 km/h
Pump TypePiston pump, variable displacement
Pump Flow50 gal/min189.3 L/min
Relief Valve Pressure3045 psi20994.5 kPa
Overall Width11.1 ft in3398 mm
Blade Width10.3 ft in3138 mm
Height to Top of Cab10.4 ft in3184.4 mm
Max Blade Height54.4 in1381 mm
Wheelbase12.9 ft in3939 mm
Ground Clearance1.7 ft in533 mm
Overall Length in mm
Height of Grapple From Ground ft in mm
Overall Length26.3 ft in8028 mm
Reach of Grapple at Ground Level ft in mm
Max Height of Boom14.1 ft in4302 mm
Tong Opening at Tips10.6 in3226 mm
Grapple Capacity - tongs tip to tip16.6 ft21.5 m2
Drum Diameter0.75 in19.1 mm
Cable Width0.75 in19 mm
Drum Capacity at Cable Width154 ft in46.9 m
Max Line Pull - bare drum39342 lb175 kN
Max Line Speed132 ft/min40.2 m/min