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Overview

Caterpillar has a well proven history in the construction equipment industry and has been producing the highest quality machines for 90 years, making progress possible and driving positive and sustainable change on every continent. For 30 years Caterpillar has produced the British built backhoe loader. From the A Series to this new F2 Series we have done our best to produce a machine that is designed with the operator in mind, providing reliability, power and a quality operator environment. We have combined 30 years of passion, expertise and experience to create the latest Backhoe Loader offering from Caterpillar, the F2.

Engine

  • Power - Net 70.0 HP 51.5 kW

Engine - EU Stage IIIB Standard Offering

  • Bore 3.9 in 99.0 mm
  • Displacement 207.5 in³ 3.4 l
  • Emissions Meets EU Stage IIIB emission standards. Meets EU Stage IIIB emission standards.
  • Maximum Torque - 1,400 rpm 307.0 ft·lbf 416.0 N·m
  • Model C3.4B 55 kW Electronic Turbo Intercooled C3.4B 55 kW Electronic Turbo Intercooled
  • Net Power - 2,200 rpm - 80/1269/EEC 70.0 HP 51.5 kW
  • Net Power - 2,200 rpm - ISO 9249 70.0 HP 51.5 kW
  • Rated Power (Standard) - 2,200 rpm - Gross - ISO 14396 74.9 HP 55.1 kW
  • Stroke 4.33 in 110.0 mm
  • Torque Rise - 1,200 rpm - Net 88% 88%

Weights

  • Operating Weight - Nominal 17875.0 lb 8108.0 kg
  • Operating Weight - Maximum 24251.0 lb 11000.0 kg
  • 4.3 m Extendible Stick - Excluding Front Counterweight 447.5 lb 203.0 kg
  • Air Conditioning 92.6 yd³ 42.0 m³
  • Auto-Shift Transmission 121.3 lb 55.0 kg
  • Cab - ROPS/FOPS 284.4 lb 129.0 kg
  • MP Bucket (1.00 m3/1.31 yd3) - With Fold-Over Forks 1920.0 lb 871.0 kg
  • MP Bucket (1.00 m3/1.31 yd3) - Without Fold-Over Forks 1347.0 lb 611.2 kg
  • Operating Weight - Estimated - C3.4B 17875.0 lb 8108.0 kg
  • Operating Weight - ROPS Capacity 17875.0 lb 8108.0 kg
  • Operating Weight - ROPS Capacity - Maximum 24251.0 lb 11000.0 kg
  • Ride Control 24.3 lb 11.0 kg
  • Counterweights - Base 253.5 lb 115.0 kg
  • Counterweights - Maximum 1014.0 lb 460.0 kg
  • Counterweights - Medium 529.0 lb 240.0 kg
  • Minimum Counterweight Recommendations - Extendible Stick: Loader Bucket - GP 1014.0 lb 460.0 kg
  • Minimum Counterweight Recommendations - Extendible Stick: Loader Bucket - MP 0.0 lb 0.0 kg
  • Minimum Counterweight Recommendations - Standard Stick: Loader Bucket - GP 253.5 lb 115.0 kg
  • Minimum Counterweight Recommendations - Standard Stick: Loader Bucket - MP 0.0 lb 0.0 kg

Hydraulic System

  • Maximum Pump Capacity 42.3 gal/min 160.0 l/min
  • System Pressure - Backhoe 3626.0 psi 250.0 bar
  • System Pressure - Loader 3626.0 psi 250.0 bar
  • Type Closed Center Closed Center
  • Pump Type Variable Flow, Axial Piston Variable Flow, Axial Piston

Steering

  • AWD Cylinder, One (1) Double Acting - Bore 2.6 in 65.0 mm
  • AWD Cylinder, One (1) Double Acting - Rod Diameter 1.4 in 36.0 mm
  • AWD Cylinder, One (1) Double Acting - Stroke 4.7 in 120.0 mm
  • Turning Circle - AWD (inner wheel not braked) - Outside Front Wheels 26.9 ft 8.2 m
  • Turning Circle - AWD (inner wheel not braked) - Outside Widest Loader Bucket 36.1 ft 11.0 m
  • AWD Cylinder, One (1) Double Acting - Axle Oscillation 0.4 in 11.0 mm
  • Type Front Wheel Front Wheel
  • Power Steering Hydrostatic Hydrostatic

Service Refill Capacities

  • Cooling System 5.9 gal (US) 22.5 l
  • Engine Oil - With Filter 2.3 gal (US) 8.8 l
  • Front Axle (AWD) 2.9 gal (US) 11.0 l
  • Front Axle (AWD) - Planetaries 0.2 gal (US) 0.7 l
  • Fuel Tank 42.3 gal (US) 160.0 l
  • Hydraulic System 25.1 gal (US) 95.0 l
  • Hydraulic Tank 10.6 gal (US) 40.0 l
  • Rear Axle 4.4 gal (US) 16.5 l
  • Rear Axle - Planetaries 0.4 gal (US) 1.7 l
  • Transmission - Power Shuttle - AWD 4.0 gal (US) 15.0 l
  • Transmission - Auto-Shift - AWD 5.0 gal (US) 19.0 l

Transmission - Power Shuttle

  • Forward - 1st 3.5 mile/h 5.6 km/h
  • Forward - 2nd 5.8 mile/h 9.3 km/h
  • Forward - 3rd 13.0 mile/h 21.0 km/h
  • Forward - 4th 24.9 mile/h 40.0 km/h
  • Reverse - 1st 3.5 mile/h 5.6 km/h
  • Reverse - 2nd 5.7 mile/h 9.3 km/h
  • Reverse - 3rd 13.0 mile/h 21.0 km/h
  • Reverse - 4th 24.9 mile/h 40.0 km/h
  • Note Travel speeds of Two Wheel Drive backhoe loader at full throttle, when equipped with 16.9×28 rear tires. Travel speeds of Two Wheel Drive backhoe loader at full throttle, when equipped with 16.9×28 rear tires.

Transmission - Auto-Shift

  • Forward - 1st 3.7 mile/h 6.0 km/h
  • Forward - 2nd 6.0 mile/h 9.6 km/h
  • Forward - 3rd 7.8 mile/h 12.5 km/h
  • Forward - 4th 12.2 mile/h 19.6 km/h
  • Forward - 5th 16.5 mile/h 26.5 km/h
  • Forward - 6th 24.9 mile/h 40.0 km/h
  • Reverse - 1st 3.7 mile/h 6.0 km/h
  • Reverse - 2nd 7.8 mile/h 12.6 km/h
  • Note Travel speeds of Two Wheel Drive backhoe loader at full throttle, when equipped with 16.9×28 rear tires. Travel speeds of Two Wheel Drive backhoe loader at full throttle, when equipped with 16.9×28 rear tires.
  • Reverse - 3rd 17.0 mile/h 27.4 km/h

Cat® C3.4B Engine*

  • Gross Power - ISO 14396 73.9 HP 55.1 kW
  • Net Power - 2,200 rpm - ISO 9249 70.0 HP 51.5 kW
  • Note *Meets EU Stage IIIB emission standards. *Meets EU Stage IIIB emission standards.

Axles - All Wheel Drive (AWD)

  • Features (1) Heavy-duty rear axle with self adjusting inboard brakes, differential lock and final drives. Heavy-duty rear axle with self adjusting inboard brakes, differential lock and final drives.
  • Features (2) AWD is engaged by front console panel switch or by brake pedal during all-wheel-braking operation. AWD is engaged by front console panel switch or by brake pedal during all-wheel-braking operation.
  • Features (3) AWD can be engaged on the move, under load, in any gear, forward or reverse. AWD can be engaged on the move, under load, in any gear, forward or reverse.
  • Features (4) AWD has outer final drives for easy maintenance. AWD has outer final drives for easy maintenance.
  • Features (5) AWD front axle is pendulum mounted and permanently sealed and lubricated, requiring no daily maintenance. AWD front axle is pendulum mounted and permanently sealed and lubricated, requiring no daily maintenance.
  • Features (6) AWD also features double-acting steering cylinder with 52° steering angle for increased maneuverability. AWD also features double-acting steering cylinder with 52° steering angle for increased maneuverability.

Brakes

  • Type Fully enclosed boosted, hydraulic, multiple discs. Fully enclosed boosted, hydraulic, multiple discs.
  • Features (1) Inboard oil-immersed, hydraulically actuated multiple Kevlar discs on final drive input shaft. Inboard oil-immersed, hydraulically actuated multiple Kevlar discs on final drive input shaft.
  • Features (2) Completely enclosed and sealed. Completely enclosed and sealed.
  • Features (3) Self-adjusting. Self-adjusting.
  • Features (4) Dual foot-operated boosted brake pedals can be interlocked for roading. Dual foot-operated boosted brake pedals can be interlocked for roading.
  • Features (5) Parking/secondary brakes are independent of the service brake system. Parking/secondary brakes are independent of the service brake system.
  • Features (6) Parking brake is mechanically applied through a hand lever located in the right side console. Parking brake is mechanically applied through a hand lever located in the right side console.
  • Features (7) Meets ISO 3450:1996 requirements. Meets ISO 3450:1996 requirements.

Axle Ratings

  • Front Axle (AWD) - Dynamic 20252.0 lb 9186.0 kg
  • Front Axle (AWD) - Static 50627.0 lb 22964.0 kg
  • Rear Axle - Dynamic 20252.0 lb 9186.0 kg
  • Rear Axle - Static 50627.0 lb 22964.0 kg

Backhoe Digging Depth

  • Digging Depth - SAE Maximum - E-Stick Extended - 4.26 m 17.3 ft 5274.0 mm
  • Digging Depth - SAE Maximum - E-Stick Retracted - 4.26 m 14.0 ft 4281.0 mm
  • Digging Depth - SAE Maximum - Standard Stick 14.0 ft 4278.0 mm

Noise Level*

  • Inside Cab 74.0 dB(A) 74.0 dB(A)
  • Note *EU Stage IIIA with EN474 Prep Pack. *EU Stage IIIA with EN474 Prep Pack.
  • Outside Cab 100.0 dB(A) 100.0 dB(A)

Transmission - Auto-Shift (Lock-Up)

  • Forward - 1st 3.7 mile/h 6.0 km/h
  • Forward - 2nd 6.0 mile/h 9.6 km/h
  • Forward - 3rd 7.8 mile/h 12.5 km/h
  • Forward - 4th 12.2 mile/h 19.6 km/h
  • Forward - 5th 15.8 mile/h 25.5 km/h
  • Forward - 6th 24.9 mile/h 40.0 km/h
  • Note Travel speeds of Two Wheel Drive backhoe loader at full throttle, when equipped with 16.9×28 rear tires. Travel speeds of Two Wheel Drive backhoe loader at full throttle, when equipped with 16.9×28 rear tires.
  • Reverse - 1st 3.7 mile/h 6.0 km/h
  • Reverse - 2nd 7.8 mile/h 12.6 km/h
  • Reverse - 3rd 17.0 mile/h 27.4 km/h

Operator Station

Power Train

Hydraulics

Parallel Lift Loader

Backhoe

Work Tools

Serviceability

Customer Support

427F2 Standard Equipment

Cab ROPS and FOPS

  • Cab, Standard
  • Cab ROPS and FOPS are standard. ROPS (Roll Over Protective Structure) offered by Caterpillar for this machine meets ROPS criteria ISO 3471:1994 and FOPS (Falling Objects Protective Structure) criteria ISO 3449:1992.

Tires/Steering/Brakes

  • All Wheel Drive
  • 100% Differential Lock
  • Hydraulic Boosted Brakes (dual pedals)
  • Tires 26 inch

Engine/Transmission

  • Battery 750 CCA, Maintenance Free (standard)
  • Hinged Radiator Unit for Simple Debris Removal
  • Engine 55 kW (75 hp) Cat C3.4B
  • Transmission, 4-Speed Manual

Input

  • Controls, Mechanical Lever
  • Power Steering, Hydrostatic

Other Attachments

  • Tool Storage Box
  • Transport Tie-downs

Guards

  • Loader Safety Brace

Boom Sticks and Linkages – Backhoe

  • Stick, Standard (4.26 m)
  • Transport Lock, Swing
  • Transport Lock, Boom

Hydraulics

  • Hydraulic Pump (160 L/min)
  • Side Shift Lock (electro-hydraulic)
  • Hydraulic Oil Cooler

Hydraulics – Loader

  • Loader Kickout, Float
  • Loader Kickout, Return to Dig
  • Parallel Lift

Electrical

  • Reversing Alarm
  • Stabilizer Alarm

Standard Cab

  • Beacon Socket (×2)
  • Brake Pedals Operable Independently and Interlocked
  • Cab Heater
  • Cab Internal Light
  • Cup Holders (×2)
  • Differential Lock Button on Loader Control
  • Front and Rear Side Opening Windows
  • Front Headlights (May vary depending on region)
  • Full Width Perforated Sun Visor
  • Fully Adjustable Work Lights (×8)
  • Gauge Cluster with LCD Display
  • Horn Front
  • Horn Rear
  • Instrument Panel Vandal Guard
  • Internal Power Socket (×1)
  • Kickdown Function on Loader Control
  • Left Hand Storage Console
  • Rear Tail Lights (LED)
  • Removable Floor Mat
  • Safety Lock, Hydraulics
  • Safety Lock, Transmission
  • Seat, Fabric
  • Self Cancelling Directional Indicators
  • Steering Wheel Column, Tilt
  • Transmission Neutralizer on Loader Control
  • Throttle, Foot
  • Throttle, Hand
  • Window Wiper Front and Rear

Deluxe Cab

  • Air Recirculation Control
  • Auto-Up Stabilizers
  • Beacon Socket (×2)
  • Brake Pedals Operable Independently and Interlocked
  • Cab Heater
  • Cab Internal Light
  • Cab Internal Light (courtesy)
  • Cup Holders (×2)
  • Differential Lock Button on Loader Control
  • Front and Rear Side Opening Windows
  • Front Headlights (May vary depending on region)
  • Full Width Perforated Sun Visor
  • Fully Adjustable Work Lights (×8)
  • Gauge Cluster with LCD Display
  • Horn Front
  • Horn Rear
  • Instrument Panel Vandal Guard
  • Internal Power Socket (×1)
  • Kickdown Function on Loader Control
  • Left Hand Storage Console
  • Rear Tail Lights (LED)
  • Removable Floor Mat
  • Safety Lock, Hydraulics
  • Safety Lock, Transmission
  • Seat, Deluxe Fabric
  • Self Cancelling Directional Indicators
  • Steering Wheel Column, Tilt and Telescopic Adjustment
  • Transmission Neutralizer on Loader Control
  • Throttle, Foot
  • Throttle, Hand
  • Window Wiper Front and Rear

427F2 Optional Equipment

Cab ROPS and FOPS

  • Cab, Deluxe

Tires/Steering/Brakes

  • Tires 28 inch

Engine/Transmission

  • Battery 750 CCA, Maintenance Free (heavy duty)
  • Engine Block Heater
  • Jump Start Connector
  • Transmission, 6-Speed Automatic
  • Transmission, 6-Speed Automatic (torque lock-up)

Other Attachments

  • Counterweight, 115 kg
  • Counterweight, 240 kg
  • Counterweight, 460 kg
  • Front Fenders
  • Street Pads, Stabilizers

Guards

  • Guard, Teeth (GP/MP)
  • Guard, Driveshaft
  • Guard, Tail Lights
  • Object Handling Kit

Field Installed Attachments

  • Powered Side Shift (PSS)

Boom Sticks and Linkages – Backhoe

  • Quick Coupler, Hydraulic
  • Quick Coupler, Mechanical
  • Stick, Extending (4.26 m)

Boom Sticks and Linkages – Loader

  • Loader Cutting Edge (2 pieces)

Hydraulics

  • Hydraulic Quick Disconnects (twist to connect)

Hydraulics – Backhoe

  • Hydraulic Lines, 1-Way
  • Hydraulic Lines, 2-Way

Hydraulics – Loader

  • Auto Ride Control

Electrical

  • Product Link, Cellular
  • Product Link, Satellite
  • Beacon, Strobe
  • Beacon, Rotating

Standard Cab

  • Air Conditioning
  • Entry Level Radio
  • Face Fan
  • Premium Radio
  • Seat, Deluxe Fabric Heated
  • Security Keypad

Deluxe Cab

  • Air Conditioning
  • Entry Level Radio
  • Face Fan
  • Premium Radio
  • Seat, Deluxe Fabric Heated
  • Security Keypad

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