Caterpillar 245B II Heavy Lift Trencher


Ground Clearance2.50 ft (1 m)
Height to Top of Cab11.90 ft (4 m)
Removal Counterweight Clearance3.60 ft (1 m)
Tail Swing Radius12.90 ft (4 m)
Width to Outside of Tracks11.90 ft (4 m)


Aspirationturbocharged and aftercooled
Displacement891 cu in (0 m)
Engine Model3,406
Net Power360 hp (268 kw)
Power Measured @2,100 rpm


Alternator Supplied Amperage50 A
Cooling System Fluid Capacity20.50 gal (78 l)
Engine Oil Capacity12.30 gal (47 l)
Fuel Capacity180.20 gal (682 l)
Hydraulic Pump Flow Capacity232 gal/min (878 l/min)
Hydraulic System Fluid Capacity192.60 gal (729 l)
Hydraulic System Relief Valve Pressure4,500 psi
Operating Voltage24 V
Operating Weight155,448 lbs (70,511 kg)
Swing Drive Fluid Capacity11.80 gal (45 l)

Swing Mechanism

Swing Speed4.70 rpm


Drawbar Pull96,218.30 lbs (43,644 kg)
Ground Pressure12.30 psi
Max Travel Speed2 mph (3 kph)
Number of Shoes per Side45
Shoe Size30 in (76 cm)
Track Gauge9.40 ft (3 m)

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