Hitachi EX5500-6


Reference Bucket Capacity35.40 cu yds (27 m)


Height of Tracks9 ft (3 m)
Height to Top of Cab28.30 ft (9 m)
Length of Track on Ground23 ft (7 m)
Length of Tracks30.70 ft (9 m)
Tail Swing Radius26.10 ft (8 m)
Upper Structure Ground Clearance9.90 ft (3 m)


AspirationTurbocharged and Aftercooled
Displacement6,102.40 cu in (0 m)
Gross Power2,800 hp (2,088 kw)
Net Power2,666 hp (1,988 kw)
Number of Cylinders32
Power Measured @1,800 rpm

Loading Shovel

Arm Crowd Force353,000 lbs/ft
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)


140140 A
2424 V
Cooling System Fluid Capacity251.50 gal (952 l)
Engine Oil Capacity79.30 gal (300 l)
Fuel Capacity2,985.20 gal (11,299 l)
Hydraulic System Fluid Capacity3,275.80 gal (12,399 l)
Swing Speed3.30 rpm


Backhoe Ground Pressure - Shoe 133.60 psi
Backhoe Operating Weight - Shoe 11,150,813 lbs (522,005 kg)
Backhoe Shoe Width 155.20 in (140 cm)
Loading Shovel Ground Pressure33.60 psi
Loading Shovel Operating Weight1,150,813 lbs (522,005 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
Track Gauge19.70 ft (6 m)

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