Caterpillar 245B II


Ground Clearance2.50 ft (1 m)
Height to Top of Cab11.90 ft (4 m)
Length of Tracks18.50 ft (6 m)
Removal Counterweight Clearance3.60 ft (1 m)
Tail Swing Radius12.50 ft (4 m)
Upper Structure Ground Clearance3.50 ft (1 m)
Width to Outside of Tracks10.70 ft (3 m)


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

Loading Shovel

Max Cutting Height33.80 ft (10 m)
Max Dig Reach31.20 ft (10 m)
Max Dump Height18.50 ft (6 m)


2424 V
5050 A
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 Weight141,426.60 lbs (64,151 kg)
Swing Drive Fluid Capacity11.80 gal (45 l)
Swing Speed4.70 rpm

Swing Mechanism

Swing Speed4.70 rpm


Backhoe Ground Pressure - Shoe 112.30 psi
Backhoe Ground Pressure - Shoe 215.10 psi
Backhoe Ground Pressure - Shoe 310.40 psi
Backhoe Operating Weight - Shoe 1143,631.20 lbs (65,151 kg)
Backhoe Shoe Width 130 in (76 cm)
Backhoe Shoe Width 224.10 in (61 cm)
Backhoe Shoe Width 335.90 in (91 cm)
Drawbar Pull96,218.30 lbs (43,644 kg)
Ground Pressure10.40 psi
Loading Shovel Ground Pressure16 psi
Loading Shovel Operating Weight146,122.40 lbs (66,281 kg)
Loading Shovel Shoe Width24.10 in (61 cm)
Max Travel Speed2 mph (3 kph)
Number of Shoes per Side45
Number of Track Shoes per Side45
Shoe Size30 in (76 cm)
Track Gauge9.40 ft (3 m)

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