Hitachi EX5500


Maximum Bucket Capacity40.10 cu yds (31 m)
Minimum Bucket Capacity35.40 cu yds (27 m)
Reference Bucket Capacity35.40 cu yds (27 m)


Height of Tracks9 ft (3 m)
Height to Top of Cab27.90 ft (9 m)
Length of Track on Ground23 ft (7 m)
Length of Tracks30.70 ft (9 m)
Tail Swing Radius25.50 ft (8 m)
Upper Structure Ground Clearance9.90 ft (3 m)


Aspirationturbocharged, after-cooled
Displacement5,492.20 cu in (0 m)
Engine ModelQSK45-C
Gross Power2,700 hp (2,013 kw)
Net Power2,604 hp (1,942 kw)
Number of Cylinders12
Power Measured @1,800 rpm

Loading Shovel

Arm Crowd Force1,158 lbs/ft
Loading Shovelstandard
Max Cutting Height62.10 ft (19 m)
Max Dig Depth15 ft (5 m)
Max Dig Reach54.50 ft (17 m)
Max Dump Height43 ft (13 m)


150150 A
2424 V
Cooling System Fluid Capacity200.80 gal (760 l)
Engine Oil Capacity137.40 gal (520 l)
Fuel Capacity2,747.40 gal (10,399 l)
Hydraulic System Fluid Capacity1,637.90 gal (6,199 l)
Swing Speed3.30 rpm


Backhoe Ground Pressure - Shoe 133.40 psi
Backhoe Operating Weight - Shoe 11,141,994.60 lbs (518,005 kg)
Backhoe Shoe Width 155.20 in (140 cm)
Loading Shovel Ground Pressure33.40 psi
Loading Shovel Operating Weight1,141,994.50 lbs (518,005 kg)
Loading Shovel Shoe Width55.20 in (140 cm)
Max Travel Speed1.50 mph (2 kph)
Number of Lower Rollers7
Number of Track Shoes per Side39
Number of Upper Rollers3
Tail Swing Radius25.50 ft (8 m)
Track Gauge19.70 ft (6 m)

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