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The new AD45 underground articulated truck is powered by Cat C18® engine with scalable emission solutions. The truck delivers proven operating efficiency with improvements of serviceability. The AD45 is a powerful new tool for underground mining.

Engine

  • Engine Model Cat® C18 Cat® C18
  • Engine Gross Power - ISO 14396 599.0 HP 447.0 kW
  • Bore 5.7 in 145.0 mm
  • Stroke 7.2 in 183.0 mm
  • Displacement 1104.53 in³ 18.1 l
  • Note (2) All rating conditions are based on ISO/TR14396:2002, inlet air standard conditions with a total barometric pressure of 100 kPa (29.5 in Hg), with a vapor pressure of 1 kPa (0.295 in Hg), and 25° C (77° F). Performance measured using fuel to EPA specifications in 40 CFR Part 1065 and EU specifications in Directive 97/68/EC with a density of 0.845-0.850 kg/L @ 15° C (7.05-7.09 lb/gal @ 59° F) and fuel inlet temperature 40° C (104° F). All rating conditions are based on ISO/TR14396:2002, inlet air standard conditions with a total barometric pressure of 100 kPa (29.5 in Hg), with a vapor pressure of 1 kPa (0.295 in Hg), and 25° C (77° F). Performance measured using fuel to EPA specifications in 40 CFR Part 1065 and EU specifications in Directive 97/68/EC with a density of 0.845-0.850 kg/L @ 15° C (7.05-7.09 lb/gal @ 59° F) and fuel inlet temperature 40° C (104° F).
  • Note (5) Optional engine with emissions equivalent to Tier 3 and Stage IIIA is also available. Optional engine with emissions equivalent to Tier 3 and Stage IIIA is also available.
  • Note (4) Optional Ventilation Reduction Package available. Optional Ventilation Reduction Package available.
  • Note (3) Minimal engine derating* required up to 3048 m (10,000 ft) @ rated speed for Stage V engines, 2700 m (8,858 ft) for Tier 3/Stage IIIA equivalent engines and 3505 m (11,500 ft) for Tier 2/Stage II equivalent VR engines. Minimal engine derating* required up to 3048 m (10,000 ft) @ rated speed for Stage V engines, 2700 m (8,858 ft) for Tier 3/Stage IIIA equivalent engines and 3505 m (11,500 ft) for Tier 2/Stage II equivalent VR engines.
  • Note (1) Power ratings apply at a rated speed of 2,000 rpm when tested under the reference conditions for the specified standard. Power ratings apply at a rated speed of 2,000 rpm when tested under the reference conditions for the specified standard.
  • Emissions - EU Stage V Engine - Net Power - SAE J1349:2011 573.0 HP 427.0 kW
  • Emissions - EU Stage V Engine - Engine Power - ISO 14396:2002 599.0 HP 447.0 kW
  • Emissions - Ventilation Reduction (VR) Engine - Net Power - SAE J1349:2011 563.0 HP 420.0 kW
  • Emissions - U.S. EPA Tier 3/EU Stage IIIA Equivalent Engine - Engine Power - ISO 14396:2002 589.0 HP 439.0 kW
  • Emissions - U.S. EPA Tier 3/EU Stage IIIA Equivalent Engine - Net Power - SAE J1349:2011 563.0 HP 420.0 kW
  • Emissions - Ventilation Reduction (VR) Engine - Engine Power - ISO 14396:2002 589.0 HP 439.0 kW
  • Note (6) Optional engine available that meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final and EU Stage V emission standards. Optional engine available that meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final and EU Stage V emission standards.
  • Note (7) *<5 % *<5 %

Operating Specifications

  • Nominal Payload Capacity 99208.0 lb 45000.0 kg
  • Gross Machine Mass 196765.0 lb 89250.0 kg
  • Body Capacities 18.0-25.1 m³ (23.5-32.8 yd³) 18.0-25.1 m³ (23.5-32.8 yd³)
  • Shipping Mass (Stage V Engine Model) 96225.0 lb 43645.0 kg
  • Shipping Mass (Other Engine Models) 94415.0 lb 42825.0 kg

Weights (Stage V Engine Model)

  • Operating Mass + Rated Payload 190495.0 lb 86405.0 kg
  • Operating Mass - Rear Axle 26720.0 lb 12120.0 kg
  • Operating Mass 91285.0 lb 41405.0 kg
  • Operating Mass + Rated Payload - Rear Axle 101260.0 lb 45930.0 kg
  • Operating Mass - Front Axle 64565.0 lb 29285.0 kg
  • Operating Mass + Rated Payload - Front Axle 89235.0 lb 40475.0 kg

Weights (Other Engine Models)

  • Operating Mass - Rear Axle 27095.0 lb 12290.0 kg
  • Operating Mass + Rated Payload - Front Axle 85355.0 lb 38715.0 kg
  • Operating Mass - Front Axle 61225.0 lb 27770.0 kg
  • Operating Mass + Rated Payload 187530.0 lb 85060.0 kg
  • Operating Mass 88320.0 lb 40060.0 kg
  • Operating Mass + Rated Payload - Rear Axle 102175.0 lb 46345.0 kg

Weight Distribution (Stage V Engine Model)

  • Empty - Front Axle 70.7% 70.7%
  • Loaded - Rear Axle 53.2% 53.2%
  • Empty - Rear Axle 29.3% 29.3%
  • Loaded - Front Axle 46.8% 46.8%

Weight Distribution (Other Engine Models)

  • Loaded - Rear Axle 54.5% 54.5%
  • Empty - Rear Axle 30.7% 30.7%
  • Empty - Front Axle 69.3% 69.3%
  • Loaded - Front Axle 45.5% 45.5%

Transmission

  • Forward - 1 4.4 mile/h 7.0 km/h
  • Forward - 2 5.9 mile/h 9.5 km/h
  • Forward - 3 8.0 mile/h 12.9 km/h
  • Forward - 4 10.8 mile/h 17.3 km/h
  • Forward - 5 14.6 mile/h 23.5 km/h
  • Forward - 6 19.7 mile/h 31.7 km/h
  • Forward - 7 26.4 mile/h 42.4 km/h
  • Reverse - 1 4.2 mile/h 6.8 km/h
  • Reverse - 2 5.6 mile/h 9.0 km/h
  • Note Maximum travel speeds with standard 29.5 × R29 tires. Maximum travel speeds with standard 29.5 × R29 tires.

Final Drives

  • Differential Ratio 3.46:1 3.46:1
  • Final Drive Ratio 5.65:1 5.65:1
  • Total Reduction Ratio 19.55:1 19.55:1

Body Hoist (Stage V Engine Model)

  • Lower 21 Seconds 21 Seconds
  • Total Cycle Time 36 Seconds 36 Seconds
  • Raise 15 Seconds 15 Seconds

Body Hoist (Other Engine Models)

  • Total Cycle Time 35 Seconds 35 Seconds
  • Raise 14 Seconds 14 Seconds
  • Lower 21 Seconds 21 Seconds

Body Capacities

  • Ejector Body 29.9 yd³ 22.9 m³
  • Note Heaped SAE 2:1. Heaped SAE 2:1.
  • Dump Body - 2 - Standard 27.9 yd³ 21.3 m³
  • Dump Body - 1 23.6 yd³ 18.0 m³
  • Dump Body - 3 32.8 yd³ 25.1 m³

Turning Dimensions

  • Articulation Angle 42.5° 42.5°
  • Frame Oscillation 10° 10°
  • Outside Clearance Radius* 371.0 in 9420.0 mm
  • Inside Clearance Radius* 209.0 in 5310.0 mm
  • Note *Clearance dimensions are for reference only. *Clearance dimensions are for reference only.

Service Refill Capacities

  • Engine Crankcase - With Filter 16.9 gal (US) 64.0 l
  • Transmission 15.9 gal (US) 60.0 l
  • Hydraulic Tank 70.3 gal (US) 266.0 l
  • Cooling System 22.5 gal (US) 85.0 l
  • Front Differential and Final Drives 20.3 gal (US) 77.0 l
  • Rear Differential and Final Drives 21.9 gal (US) 83.0 l
  • Fuel Tank 201.8 gal (US) 764.0 l

Tires

  • Tire Size 29.5 × R29 29.5 × R29

Standards

  • Standards ROPS/FOPS Certified Cab ROPS/FOPS Certified Cab

Power Train – Engine – Emission reduction options to meet your mine’s requirement.

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Power Train – Transmission – More power to the ground for greater productivity.

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Engine/Power Train Integration – Intelligent electronics for overall optimal performance.

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Cat® Brake System – Superior control for operator confidence.

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Operator Comfort – Ergonomically designed for all-day comfort, control and productivity.

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Truck Body Systems – Rugged performance and reliability in tough underground mining applications.

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Structures – Rugged Cat structures – the backbone of the AD45’s durability.

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Serviceability – More time for production.

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Customer Support – Cat dealer services keep underground mining equipment productive.

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Safety – Designed with safety as the first priority.

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Manufacturing – A Focus on Quality and Safety

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AD45 Standard Equipment

ELECTRICAL

  • 12V power supply in cab
  • Alternator, 95-amp
  • Auxiliary start receptacle
  • Battery disconnect switch, ground level
  • Circuit breaker, 80-amp
  • Corrosive protection spray
  • Diagnostic connector
  • Electric starting, 24V
  • Engine shutdown switch, ground level
    – Front left hand side
  • Lighting
    – Headlights with dimmer switch, LED
    – Brake and tail lights
    – Rear work light (cab mounted), LED
    – Reversing lights, LED
  • Low maintenance batteries
  • Reversing alarm
  • Starting and charging system

OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT

  • Cat Electronic Monitoring System (Cat EMS)
  • Electric horns
  • Gauges
    – Engine coolant temperature
    – Transmission coolant temperature
    – Hydraulic oil temperature
    – Fuel level
    – Speedometer
    – Tachometer
  • Indicator lights
    – Alert warning light
    – Body up position warning
    – High beam
    – Residual brake pressure warning
    – Retarder application
    – Turn signal
  • Low hydraulic level warning
  • Open operator station ROPS/FOPS structure
  • Operator presence system (auto park brake)
  • Rearview mirrors
  • Suspension seat Cat Comfort TLV2 with retractable seat belt
  • Trainer/passenger seat and seat belt
  • Tilt/telescopic steering wheel
  • Turn signal indicators

POWER TRAIN

  • Cat C18 ATAAC diesel engine, 6-cylinder
  • Automatic brake retarder control
  • Auto shift transmission 7 speed forward/2 speed reverse
  • Control throttle shifting
  • Engine air intake precleaner
  • Electric fuel priming pump
  • Exhaust, turbo compartment shielding
  • Four wheel drive
  • Long life coolant
  • Programmable ground speed limiting
  • Programmable gear block out with tray up
  • Radiator cap manual release
  • Radiator, cross flow
  • SAFR™ full hydraulic enclosed wet, multiple-disc brakes, oil cooled
  • Torque converter, standard with automatic lockup

OTHER STANDARD EQUIPMENT

  • Body, dump, (21.3 m³, 27.9 yd³)
  • Catalytic exhaust purifier/muffler group
  • Centralized lubrication points
  • Decals, international picto graphics
  • Dual fuel tanks
  • Engine and transmission belly guards
  • Fenders, front, rear flaps
  • Fire wall
  • Fuel system manual shut off tap
  • Front axle suspension
  • Frame lifting lugs
  • Front and rear tow pin
  • Front rubber bumpers
  • Gauges, brake pressure
  • Hand hold (access on/off top deck)
  • Hitch, articulated and oscillated
  • Operation and Maintenance Manual – English and other applicable local languages to select
  • S·O·S port
    – Coolant
    – Engine oil
    – Hydraulic oil
    – Transmission oil
  • Swing out radiator grill
  • Tires and rims: A tire must be selected from the mandatory attachments section of the machine price list. Base machine price includes a standard tubeless rim allowance only.

AD45 Optional Equipment

OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT

  • Battery shutdown
    – Ground level isolation, in cab isolation switch
    – Ground level isolation, engine shutdown switch
    – Ground level isolation, in cab isolation, engine shutdown switch
  • Body dump
    – Body (18.0 m³, 23.5 yd³)
    – Body (25.1 m³, 32.8 yd³)
  • Body ejector
    – Ejector (22.9 m³, 30.0 yd³)
  • Body liners, impact and/or wear
    – 10 mm (0.4"), body, dump (18.0 m³, 23.5 yd³)
    – 10 mm (0.4"), body, dump (21.3 m³, 27.9 yd³)
    – 10 mm (0.4"), body, dump (25.1 m³, 32.8 yd³)
    – 10 mm (0.4"), body, ejector (22.9 m³, 30.0 yd³)
  • Body wear plate, external
    – 16 mm (0.62"), body, dump (18.0 m³, 23.5 yd³)
    – 16 mm (0.62"), body, dump (21.3 m³, 27.9 yd³)
    – 16 mm (0.62"), body, dump (25.1 m³, 32.8 yd³)
  • Camera
    – Color rear facing
    – Color loading
  • Cover, anti vandalism for shipping
  • Engine options
    – Engine, Stage V
    – Engine, Ventilation Reduction (VR)
    – Equivalent to Tier 3
    – After-treatment options (for use with VR Engine only)
  • DPF (Flow Through) Filter
  • Fast fill system
    – Coolant
    – Engine oil
    – Fuel (dual tanks)
    – Hydraulic oil
    – Transmission oil
  • Fire suppression system
    – Ansul, wet
  • Fluids
    – Arctic fuel
    – Arctic coolant
  • Handrail Extension
  • Lubrication system
    – Automatic, dump or ejector body
    – Centralized, ejector body
  • Mine transfer
    – Mine transfer ready front frame (tack welded)
    – Mine transfer ready dump body (tack welded)
    – Mine transfer ready ejector body (tack welded)
  • Operators station ROPS/FOPS enclosed
    – Air conditioning
    – Cab pressurizer and filter
    – Dome light
    – Heater
    – Radio ready compartment for radio and speakers
    – Sun visor
    – Window, sliding cab door
  • Park brake switch engagement
    – Push to apply
    – Pull to apply
  • Payload
    – Truck Payload Measurement System (TPMS)
    – Remote display for TPMS
  • Reflective tape
  • Rims
    – Rim identification numbering
    – Spare, tubeless
  • Seat
    – Suspension seat Cat Comfort TLV2, vinyl
    – Suspension seat tee, mechanical
  • Seat cover
    – Tee and Cat Comfort TLV2
    – Seat cover, companion
  • Secondary steering system
  • Service tools
    – Collet jacking bolts, dump or ejector
    – Diagnostics box
    – Hoist cylinder supports (for body removal)
    – Brake wear gauge
    – Reference parts manual for additional tooling available
  • Switches
    – Engine shutdown, fire suppression activation
    – Idle timer
    – Engine shutdown, fire suppression activation/idle timer
  • Technology
    – Product Link Elite (PLE) system
  • Tire arrangements
    – Tire, 29.5 × R29 VSNT Bridgestone
    – Tire, 29.5 × R29 VSDL Bridgestone
  • Torque converter, high altitude, 3000 m (9,842 ft) and up
  • NOTE: Not all features are available in all regions. See your Cat dealer for more information.

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