United States - English

Current number of specifications

Komatsu PC5500-6 Shovel


Electric Drive
Type2 x Squirrel cage induction motor
Power Output1206.9 hp900 kw
Voltage6.000 – 7.200 V
Amperage (approximate)2 x 96 A - 2 x 80 A
Frequency standard60 Hz @ 1800 rpm
Frequency option50 Hz @ 1500 rpm
Electrical System
System24 V
Alternator140 A
Standard working lights14 LED lights
Standard service lightsthroughout the platform
Number of Alternators2
Batteries (series/parallel)-Diesel Version8 x 12 V
Batteries (series/parallel)-Electric Version4 x 12 V
Swing System
Hydraulic motors and drives2
Swing brake, serviceHydraulic brake
Swing brake, parkingWet, multiple-disc
Swing ring teethExternal
Swing speed (maximum)3.1 rpm
Number of Cylinders12
Tier 2 engine: Model2 x Komatsu SDA12V159E-2
Type4-cycle, water-cooled, direct injection
GovernorAll-speed, electronic
Rated power hp kw
AspirationTurbocharged and aftercooled
Backhoe Capacity29 m3 38 yd3 SAE 1:1 heaped
Shovel Capacity29 m3 38 yd3 SAE 2:1 heaped
Fuel Tank2736 gal10356.9 L
Hydraulic Tank982 gal3717.3 L
Hydraulic system1585 gal5999.9 L
Engine Oil50 gal189.3 L
Engine coolant95 gal359.6 L
Reserve engine oil make up tank132 gal499.7 L
Track AdjustmentAutomatic hydraulic type
Number of top rollers per side3
Number of bottom rollers per side7
Centre frameH-type
Track frameSteel box-section
Number of Track Shoes per Side46
Operating Weight533 – 552 ton / 1,175,200 – 1,217,100 Ib
Hydraulic System
Relief valve setting
Swing flow rate185 gal/min700.3 L/min
High pressure in line filters200 microns one per pump located at the valve blocks
rated flow(total output)1110 gal/min4201.8 L/min
Service brakeHydraulic brake
Parking brakeWet, multiple-disk
Travel speed1.4 mph2.3 km/h
GradeabilityUp to 50 %
Travel control2 foot pedals
Backhoe Boom length36.1 ft in11000 mm
Backhoe Stick length16.7 ft in5100 mm
Backhoe Break-out force (ISO)340810.3 lb1516 kN
Tear-out force (ISO)298096.6 lb1326 kN
Backhoe Max. dumping height50.9 ft in15500 mm
Backhoe Max. digging depth27.2 ft in8300 mm
Backhoe Max. digging reach65 ft in19800 mm
Max. digging height33.1 ft in10100 mm
Max. digging reach at ground level61.4 ft in18700 mm
Front shovel Boom length24.9 ft in7600 mm
Front shovel Stick length18.4 ft in5600 mm
Front shovel Break-out force (ISO)420392.7 lb1870 kN
Crowd force (ISO)415896.5 lb1850 kN
Max. cutting height64 ft in19500 mm
Level crowd at ground level18.4 ft in5600 mm
Bucket opening width8.9 ft in2700 mm
Front shovel Max. dumping height43.6 ft in13300 mm
Front shovel Max. digging depth8.9 ft in2700 mm
Front shovel Max. digging reach54.1 ft in16500 mm