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Power Train

Perfectly matched power train. From the powerful and fuel-efficient 3116 DIT engine to the durable power shift transmission, all Caterpillar components work together to deliver responsive power when you need it.


Drivetrain

Drivetrain components are matched and balanced to deliver exceptional performance and durability.


Structure

Mainframe is designed and built for durability using the latest technology in engineering and manufacturing. It provides solid support and perfect alignment for major components.


Undercarriage

The elevated sprocket moves the final drives above the work area, isolating them from ground impact for long power train component life.


Operator Station

Ergonomically designed for maximum productivity and comfort. Controls are intuitive, low-effort and easy to reach, viewing area is excellent, instrument panel is easy to read and informative, and storage space has been increased.


Pipelayer

Hydraulic load line and boom winches provide excellent speed capability. Counterweight and frame design provides excellent stability while offering increased viewing area.


Serviceability

Major modular components are designed for excellent serviceability and allow fast in-field component exchange.


Customer Support

Excellent parts availability and the best service capability help increase productivity.


561M Standard Equipment

Air cleaner, dry-type, with precleaner

Air cleaner service indicator

Air intake heater

Alternator, 70-amp

Back up alarm

Blower fan

Boom, 5.48 m (18 ft)

Brake system, service, parking and emergency

Counterweight, extendible segmented 3270 kg (7208 lb)

Decelerator

Diagnostic connector (starting and charging system)

Diagnostic pressure taps

Drawbar, rigid

Dual fuel filters

Ecology drains

Electric hour meter

Electric starting, 24-volt direct

Electronic Monitoring System

Engine, 3116 turbocharged diesel

Engine enclosures, lockable

Front pull device

Fuel gauge

Fuel priming pump

Gauge package, temperature
  • Coolant
  • Power train oil

Guards
  • Center track guiding guards
  • Crankcase, normal service
  • End guide
  • Fuel tank
  • Instrument panel
  • Radiator, hinged
  • Rear

Horn

Hydraulics, pipelayer system

IMRM radiator

Lifetime Lubricated rollers and idlers

Lockable storage compartment

Muffler

Precleaner

Seat, vinyl suspension, with adjustable armrests

Seat belt

Segmented sprocket

Single key start

Steering system
  • Lever steering

Track
  • Adjusters, hydraulic
  • Carrier rollers
  • Heavy Duty Sealed and Lubricated
  • Two piece master link

Transmission, power shift

Vandalism protection

Water separator

561M Optional Equipment

Fan, reversible

Guards
  • Crankcase extreme service
  • Precleaner
  • Radiator, heavy duty, hinged grill
  • Radiator core protection grid
  • Track roller, length

Lighting system, four lights

Precleaner with prescreener

Starting aids
  • Ether starting aid
  • Heater, engine coolant choice of 120 or 240 volt (dealer installed)
  • Heavy duty batteries

Suspension seat, vinyl, low back

Tool kit (dealer installed)

Track rollers, high flange

Overview

Engine

Units:
Engine Model 3116 3116 Less
Flywheel Power 110.0 hp 82.0 kW Less
Net Power - ISO 9249 110.0 hp 82.0 kW Less

Weights

Operating Weight 35804.0 lb 16240.0 kg Less

Pipelaying Equipment

Lift Capacity 40000.0 lb 18145.0 kg Less

Dimensions

Length 12.25 ft 3730.0 mm Less
Shipping Height 10.25 ft 3124.0 mm Less
Shipping Width 10.5 ft 3193.0 mm Less
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