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Caterpillar 826K Landfill Compactor


FrontPlanetary - Fixed
Oscillation Angle5 °
RearPlanetary - Oscillating


Parking BrakeDrum and Shoe, Spring Applied, Hydraulic Released


Ground Clearance2.2 ft (1 m)
Ground Clearance - Bumper3.2 ft (1 m)
Height - ROPS/Canopy14.1 ft (4 m)
Height - Top of Cab15 ft (5 m)
Height - Top of Cab with A/C15 ft (5 m)
Height - Top of Exhaust Pipe14.6 ft (4 m)
Height - Top of Hood10.9 ft (3 m)
Hitch to Centerline of Front Axle6.1 ft (2 m)
Length With Blade on Ground28.59 ft (9 m)
Length with Blade on Ground28.6 ft (9 m)
Wheel Base12.2 ft (4 m)
Wheelbase12.2 ft (4 m)
Width - Over Wheels12.5 ft (4 m)
Width Over Wheels12.5 ft (4 m)


Bore5.4 in (14 cm)
Displacement927.6 cu in (0 m)
EmissionsTier 4 Final/Stage IV or Tier 3/Stage IIIA equivalent
Engine ModelCat C15 ACERT
Gross Power435 hp (324 kw)
High Idle Speed2300 rpm
Low Idle Speed800 rpm
Max Torque1478.8 lbs/ft
Net Power405 hp (302 kw)
Stroke6.7 in (17 cm)

Hydraulic System

Main Relief Pressure3495 psi
Maximum Supply Pressure3495 psi

Hydraulic System - Steering

Bore4.5 in (11 cm)
Maximum System Flow170 L/min @ 1,950 rpm (44.9 gal/min @ 1,950 rpm)
Steering Pressure Limited3481 psi
Steering System - CircuitDouble Acting - End Mounted
Steering System - PumpPiston - Variable Displacement
Stroke22.7 in (58 cm)
Vehicle Articulation Angle86 °

Operating Specifications

Cooling System Fluid Capacity30.6 gal (116 l)
Fuel Capacity206.6 gal (782 l)
Hydraulic System Fluid Capacity30.9 gal (117 l)
Operating Weight90207 lbs (40,918 kg)
Transmission Fluid Capacity17.4 gal (66 l)

Service Refill Capacities

Cooling System30.6 gal (116 l)
Differential - Final Drives - Front26.4 gal (100 l)
Differential - Final Drives - Rear29.1 gal (110 l)
Engine Crankcase9 gal (34 l)
Fuel Tank206.6 gal (782 l)
Hydraulic Tank Only35.4 gal (134 l)
Transmission17.4 gal (66 l)


Number of Forward Gears3
Number of Reverse Gears3
Transmission TypePlanetary - Powershift - ECPC


Operating Weight90207 lbs (40,918 kg)


Front Wheels Drum Diameter5.3 in (13 cm)
Front Wheels Drum Width4 in (10 cm)
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