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315F L (2017)

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Overview

The Cat® 315F L is a perfect choice for customers who value versatility, reliability, durability, and maximum efficiency.

Engine

  • Engine Model Cat C4.4 ACERT Cat C4.4 ACERT
  • Flywheel Power 97.0 HP 72.0 kW
  • Bore 4.1 in 105.0 mm
  • Stroke 5.0 in 127.0 mm
  • Displacement 270.0 in³ 4.4 l
  • Gross Power - SAE J1995 74 kW (100 hp/101 PS) 74 kW (100 hp/101 PS)
  • Net Power - SAE J1349/ISO 9249 72 kW (97 hp/98 PS) 72 kW (97 hp/98 PS)
  • Engine Power - ISO 14396 74 kW (100 hp/101 PS) 74 kW (100 hp/101 PS)
  • Note The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 0.6 kg of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 0.858 metric tonnes. The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 0.6 kg of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 0.858 metric tonnes.

Weights

  • Operating Weight 37794.0 lb 17140.0 kg

Swing

  • Swing Speed 11.5 r/min 11.5 r/min
  • Swing Torque 22790.0 ft·lbf 30.9

Drive

  • Maximum Drawbar Pull 25400.0 lbf 113.0 kN
  • Maximum Travel Speed 3.4 mile/h 5.5 km/h

Hydraulic System

  • Main System - Maximum Flow - Total 67.0 gal/min 256.0 l/min
  • Maximum Pressure - Equipment 4420.0 psi 30500.0 kPa
  • Maximum Pressure - Power Offset Boom - Optional 4340.0 psi 29900.0 kPa
  • Maximum Pressure - Swing 3340.0 psi 23000.0 kPa
  • Maximum Pressure - Travel 5080.0 psi 35000.0 kPa
  • Pilot System - Maximum Flow 4.8 gal/min 21.9 l/min
  • Pilot System - Maximum Pressure 600.0 psi 4120.0 kPa

Service Refill Capacities

  • Cooling System 7.4 gal (US) 28.0 l
  • Swing Drive - Each 0.6 gal (US) 2.4 l
  • Final Drive - Each 0.8 gal (US) 3.0 l
  • Hydraulic System - Including Tank 42.3 gal (US) 160.0 l
  • Hydraulic Tank 22.2 gal (US) 84.0 l
  • Engine Oil - With Filter 3.6 gal (US) 13.5 l
  • Fuel Tank Capacity 47.0 gal (US) 178.0 l
  • DEF Tank Capacity 5.0 gal (US) 19.0 l

Sound Performance

  • ISO 6395 - Exterior Sound Power Level 101.0 dB(A) 101.0 dB(A)
  • ISO 6396 - Operator Sound Pressure Level 69.0 dB(A) 69.0 dB(A)

Bucket & Stick Forces* - Reach Boom - 4.65 m (15'3"); R3.0 m (9'10") Stick; General Duty Bucket

  • Bucket Digging Force - ISO 21420.0 lbf 95.3 kN
  • Bucket Digging Force - SAE 19200.0 lbf 85.0 kN
  • Note *With 0.53 m3 (0.69 yd3), 900 mm (36") bucket. *With 0.53 m3 (0.69 yd3), 900 mm (36") bucket.
  • Stick Digging Force - ISO 13130.0 lbf 58.4 kN
  • Stick Digging Force - SAE 12800.0 lbf 57.0 kN

Dimensions* - Reach Boom - 4.65 m (15'3"); R3.0 m (9'10") Stick

  • Cab Height 9.25 ft 2810.0 mm
  • Cab Height - With Top Guard 9.67 ft 2950.0 mm
  • Counterweight Clearance 2.83 ft 860.0 mm
  • Ground Clearance 1.42 ft 440.0 mm
  • Length - Center of Rollers 10.0 ft 3040.0 mm
  • Note *With 0.53 m3 (0.69 yd3), 900 mm (36") bucket. *With 0.53 m3 (0.69 yd3), 900 mm (36") bucket.
  • Shipping Height 9.83 ft 3000.0 mm
  • Shipping Length - With Blade 26.25 ft 8010.0 mm
  • Tail Swing Radius 5.0 ft 1530.0 mm
  • Track Gauge 6.5 ft 1990.0 mm
  • Track Length 12.33 ft 3750.0 mm
  • Transport Width - 600 mm (24 in) Shoes 8.5 ft 2590.0 mm

Machine Weight

  • Maximum Operating Weight 37794.0 lb 17140.0 kg
  • Minimum Operating Weight 33296.0 lb 15100.0 kg

Working Ranges* - Reach Boom - 4.65 m (15'3"); R3.0 m (9'10") Stick

  • Maximum Cutting Height 31.67 ft 9640.0 mm
  • Maximum Depth Cut for 2440 mm (8'0") Level Bottom 18.92 ft 5770.0 mm
  • Maximum Digging Depth 19.5 ft 5950.0 mm
  • Maximum Loading Height 23.58 ft 7190.0 mm
  • Maximum Reach - Ground Level 28.5 ft 8680.0 mm
  • Maximum Vertical Wall Digging Depth 17.33 ft 5280.0 mm
  • Minimum Loading Height 6.75 ft 2060.0 mm
  • Note *With 0.53 m3 (0.69 yd3), 900 mm (36") bucket. *With 0.53 m3 (0.69 yd3), 900 mm (36") bucket.

Performance

  • The C4.4 ACERT™ U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IV engine is powerful and efficient, and it can run on biodiesel up to B20.
  • Advanced control automatically manages pump and engine speed for maximum efficiency.
  • Two power modes, high power and eco mode, help you actively manage fuel consumption.
  • Engine idle shutdown to saves fuel, reduces emissions, and extends service intervals.

Versatility

  • Site prep and finishing work are quick and easy with a wide range of Cat work tools.
  • Utility work is fast and flawless with a Cat bucket and compactor.
  • A coupler lets you swap between attachments in seconds without leaving the cab.
  • See the whole money-making attachment line for your machine at www.cat.com/attachments.

Comfort

  • The roll-over protective structure (ROPS) certified cab is quiet and comfortable.
  • Automatic climate control helps maintain consistent cab temperature.
  • Joystick consoles and armrests are adjustable.
  • Seats are adjustable and feature air suspension with an optional heater (Europe, Australia, New Zealand and Pacific Islands).
  • The LCD monitor is easy to navigate and programmable in 42 languages.

Serviceability

  • Many routine service and maintenance points can be accessed from ground level reducing the time taken to check and service your machine.
  • Wide service doors make for easy access.
  • Filters are grouped to reduce service time.
  • The cooling package is designed to prevent plugging, make blowing off debris easy.

Technology

  • Cat Connect technology improves job site efficiency.
  • Optional Cat Grade Control helps you create a level base and precise slope with ease.
  • Product Link™/VisionLink® connects owners to the machine, providing access to location, hours, fuel consumption, idle time, events, and diagnostic codes.

Durability

  • Robot welded, Caterpillar designed boom and sticks are built for long service.
  • Greased track link between pins and bushings increases undercarriage life and reduces noise.

Safety

  • The hydraulic activation lever locks out all hydraulic functions.
  • Handrails, anti-skid plating, and countersunk bolts reduce slipping and tripping.
  • A ground-level engine shutoff switch shuts down the engine in case of emergency.
  • Optional rearview camera and mirrors enhance visibility.
  • The side-view camera enhances visibility on the boom side of the machine to help make operators more effective and efficient (Europe only).

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