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Volvo BM EL70C Backhoe Loader


Bucket Dig Force 9280 lbs (4,209 kg)
Bucket Dig Force - Extended6880 lbs (3,121 kg)
Dig Depth15.2 ft (5 m)
Dig Depth - Extended18.6 ft (5 m)
Reach From Swivel 20.9 ft (6 m)
Reach From Swivel - Extended24.1 ft (7 m)


Ground Clearance1.6 ft (0 m)
Height to Top of Suspended Cab10.2 ft (3 m)
Transport Length26.6 ft (8 m)
Transport Width8.3 ft (2 m)
Wheelbase8.3 ft (2 m)


Displacement293 cu in (0 m)
Engine ModelTD 48 GAE
Gross Power120.7 hp (89 kw)
Net Max Torque343 lbs/ft
Net Power118.1 hp (88 kw)
Number of Cylinders4
Power Measured @2000 rpm
Torque Measured @1350 rpm

Hydraulic System

Pump Flow Capacity45 gal/min (170 l/min)
Pump Typetwo axial-flow piston pump
Relief Valve Pressure3263 psi


Bucket Breakout Force16160 lbs (7,330 kg)
Bucket Capacity2 cu yds (2 m)
Bucket Width98.5 in (249 cm)
Clearance at Max Dump Height9.3 ft (3 m)
Dig Depth29.2 in (74 cm)
Lift Capacity3030 lbs (1,374 kg)
Reach at Max Dump Height2.9 ft (1 m)

Operating Specifications

Alternator Supplied Amperage60 A
Cooling System Fluid Capacity6.4 gal (23 l)
Front Axle Fluid Capacity6 gal (23 l)
Fuel Capacity67.4 gal (254 l)
Hydraulic System Fluid Capacity30.4 gal (114 l)
Oil System Fluid Capacity3.2 gal (11 l)
Operating Voltage24 V V
Operating Weight 4wd24013 lbs (10,892 kg)
Rear Axle Fluid Capacity6 gal (23 l)
Tire Size Front - 2wd / 4wd18.4-30 SGL
Transmission Fluid Capacity7.2 gal (27 l)
Turning Radius18.8 ft (5 m)


Rear Tires Size18.4-30 SGL


Max Speed27.4 mph (43 kph)
Max Speed - Reverse15.9 mph (24 kph)
Number of Forward Gears4
Number of Reverse Gears3
Transmission TypeVolvo BM HT90 powershift transmission

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