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Overview

The Cat® 272D2 Skid Steer Loader, with its long wheel base and vertical lift design, delivers extended reach and lift height for quick and easy truck loading. Its stability and lifting performance provides excellent material handling.

Engine

  • Engine Model Cat C3.8 DIT (turbo) Cat C3.8 DIT (turbo)
  • Net Flywheel Power 95.0 HP 71.0 kW
  • Gross Power - SAE J1995 98.0 HP 73.0 kW
  • Net Power - SAE 1349 95.0 HP 71.0 kW
  • Displacement 232.0 in³ 3.8 l
  • Stroke 4.7 in 120.0 mm
  • Bore 3.9 in 100.0 mm
  • Net Power - ISO 9249 96.0 HP 71.0 kW
  • Peak Torque - 1,500 rpm - SAE J1995 246.0 ft·lbf 334.0 N·m

Weights

  • Operating Weight 8768.0 lb 3977.0 kg
  • Note Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, one speed, enclosed cab with glass door, side windows, heater, mechanical suspension seat, advanced display, standard flow hydraulics, 880 CCA batt Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, one speed, enclosed cab with glass door, side windows, heater, mechanical suspension seat, advanced display, standard flow hydraulics, 880 CCA batt

Operating Specifications

  • Rated Operating Capacity 3400.0 lb 1542.0 kg
  • Tipping Load 6800.0 lb 3084.0 kg
  • Breakout Force - Tilt Cylinder 7443.0 lb 3376.0 kg
  • Breakout Force - Lift Cylinder 6074.0 lb 2755.0 kg
  • Rated Operating Capacity with Optional Counterweight 3650.0 lb 1656.0 kg
  • Note Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, one speed, enclosed cab with glass door, side windows, heater, mechanical suspension seat, advanced display, standard flow hydraulics, 880 CCA batt Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, one speed, enclosed cab with glass door, side windows, heater, mechanical suspension seat, advanced display, standard flow hydraulics, 880 CCA batt

Dimensions

  • Wheel Base 54.6 in 1386.0 mm
  • Height - Top of Cab 82.4 in 2094.0 mm
  • Vehicle Width over Tires 72.0 in 1829.0 mm
  • Ground Clearance 8.9 in 226.0 mm
  • Departure Angle 27° 27°
  • Maximum Dump Angle 51° 51°
  • Bucket Pin Height - Carry Position 7.8 in 198.0 mm
  • Bucket Pin Height - Maximum Lift 127.1 in 3229.0 mm
  • Bucket Pin Reach - Maximum Lift 14.7 in 374.0 mm
  • Bumper Overhang - Behind Rear Axle 46.2 in 1175.0 mm
  • Clearance at Maximum Lift and Dump 96.0 in 2438.0 mm
  • Length - With Bucket on Ground 155.7 in 3954.0 mm
  • Length - Without Bucket 127.6 in 3242.0 mm
  • Maximum Overall Height 160.1 in 4067.0 mm
  • Maximum Reach - With Arms Parallel to Ground 50.5 in 1282.0 mm
  • Rack Back Angle - Maximum Height 84° 84°
  • Reach - Maximum Lift/Dump 30.3 in 769.0 mm
  • Turning Radius from Center - Bucket (racked) 89.8 in 2280.0 mm
  • Turning Radius from Center - Coupler 58.3 in 1482.0 mm
  • Turning Radius from Center - Machine Rear 74.7 in 1899.0 mm
  • Roll Back Angle 28° 28°

Hydraulic System

  • Hydraulic Flow - High Flow XPS - Hydraulic Power (Calculated) 76.0 HP 57.0 kW
  • Hydraulic Flow - High Flow XPS - Maximum Loader Hydraulic Flow 32.0 gal/min 121.0 l/min
  • Hydraulic Flow - High Flow XPS - Maximum Loader Hydraulic Pressure 4061.0 psi 28000.0 kPa
  • Hydraulic Flow - Standard - Hydraulic Power (Calculated) 44.0 HP 33.0 kW
  • Hydraulic Flow - Standard - Loader Hydraulic Flow 23.0 gal/min 86.0 l/min
  • Hydraulic Flow - Standard - Loader Hydraulic Pressure 3335.0 psi 23000.0 kPa

Cab

  • ROPS ISO 3471:2008 ISO 3471:2008
  • FOPS ISO 3449:2005 Level I ISO 3449:2005 Level I
  • FOPS Level II ISO 3449:2005 Level II ISO 3449:2005 Level II

Power Train

  • Travel Speed - Forward or Reverse - One Speed 6.6 mile/h 10.6 km/h
  • Travel Speed - Forward or Reverse - Two Speed Option 9.4 mile/h 15.1 km/h

Service Refill Capacities

  • Cooling System 4.1 gal (US) 16.0 l
  • Engine Crankcase 3.5 gal (US) 13.0 l
  • Fuel Tank 32.2 gal (US) 122.0 l
  • Hydraulic System 14.5 gal (US) 55.0 l
  • Hydraulic Tank 10.3 gal (US) 39.0 l
  • Chain Box - Each Side 2.7 gal (US) 10.2 l
  • Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) Tank 5.0 gal (US) 19.0 l

Air Conditioning System

  • Air Conditioning The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 0.81 kg of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 1.158 metric tonnes. The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 0.81 kg of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 1.158 metric tonnes.

Noise Level

  • Inside Cab* 83 dB(A) 83 dB(A)
  • Note (1) Cab and Rollover Protective Structures (ROPS) are standard in North America and Europe. Cab and Rollover Protective Structures (ROPS) are standard in North America and Europe.
  • Note (2) *The declared dynamic operator sound pressure levels per ISO 6396:2008. The measurements were conducted with the cab doors and windows closed and at 70% of the maximum engine cooling fan speed. The sound level may vary at different engine cooling fan spee *The declared dynamic operator sound pressure levels per ISO 6396:2008. The measurements were conducted with the cab doors and windows closed and at 70% of the maximum engine cooling fan speed. The sound level may vary at different engine cooling fan spee
  • Note (3) **The labeled sound power level for the CE marked configurations when measured according to the test procedure and conditions specified in 2000/14/EC. **The labeled sound power level for the CE marked configurations when measured according to the test procedure and conditions specified in 2000/14/EC.
  • Outside Cab** 102 dB(A) 102 dB(A)

ComfortableCab

Industry leading sealed and pressurized cab option provides a cleaner and quieter operating environment with excellent work tool visibility. Available high-back, heated, air ride seat with seat mounted adjustable joystick controls makes Cat Skid Steer Loaders the industry leader in operator comfort.

Advanced Display

Maximize machine capability and control with the standard Advanced Display providing on-screen adjustments for implement response, hystat response and creep control. Also features multi-language functionality with customizable layouts, security system and rearview camera.

Powerful Performance

High performance power train provides maximum performance and production capability through the Electronic Torque Management system, optional two speed travel and an electronic hand/foot throttle with decel pedal capability. High Flow XPS hydraulic system is available for applications that demand maximum hydraulic work tool performance. Electronically controlled Cat C3.8 engine provides high horsepower and torque while meeting U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IV emission standards. Cat “Intelligent Leveling” system (ILEV) provides industry leading technology, integration and optional features such as dual direction self level, work tool return to dig and work tool positioner.

Ride Control

Speed Sensitive Ride Control option improves operation on rough terrain, enabling better load retention, increased productivity and greater operator comfort.

Outstanding Versatility

Broad range of performance matched Cat Work Tools make the Cat Skid Steer Loader the most versatile machine on the job site.

Easy Service

Ground level access to all daily service and routine maintenance points helps reduce machine downtime for greater productivity.

272D2 Standard Equipment

ELECTRICAL

  • 12 volt Electrical System
  • 100 ampere Alternator
  • Ignition Key Start/Stop Switch
  • Lights: Gauge Backlighting, Two Rear Tail Lights, Two Rear Halogen Working Lights, Two Adjustable Front Halogen Lights, Dome Light
  • Backup Alarm
  • Heavy Duty Battery, 880 CCA

OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT

  • Gauges: Fuel Level, DEF Level, Hour Meter
  • Operator Warning System Indicators: Air Filter Restriction, Alternator Output, Armrest Raised/Operator Out of Seat, Engine Coolant Temperature, Engine Oil Pressure, Air Inlet Heater Activation, Hydraulic Filter Restriction, Hydraulic Oil Temperature, Park
  • Adjustable Vinyl Seat
  • Fold In Ergonomic Contoured Armrest
  • Control Interlock System, when operator leaves seat or armrest raised: Hydraulic System Disables, Hydrostatic Transmission Disables, Parking Brake Engages
  • ROPS Cab, Open, Tilt Up
  • FOPS, Level I
  • Top and Rear Windows
  • Floor Mat
  • Interior Rearview Mirror
  • 12 volt Electric Socket
  • Horn
  • Hand (Dial) and Foot Throttle, Electronic with Decel Feature
  • Adjustable Joystick Controls
  • Advanced Display: Full Color, 127 mm (5 in) LCD Screen, Advanced Multi-operator Security System, On-screen Adjustments for Implement Response, Hystat Drive Response and Creep Control
  • Storage Compartment with Netting

POWER TRAIN

  • Cat C3.8, Turbo Diesel Engine, Meeting Tier 4 Final/Stage IV Emission Standards
  • Air Cleaner, Dual Element, Radial Seal
  • S·O·SSM Sampling Valve, Hydraulic Oil
  • Filters, Cartridge-type, Hydraulic
  • Filters, Cartridge-type, Fuel and Water Separator
  • Radiator/Hydraulic Oil Cooler (side-by-side)
  • Spring Applied, Hydraulically Released Parking Brakes
  • Hydrostatic Transmission
  • Four Wheel Chain Drive

OTHER

  • Engine Enclosure, Lockable
  • Extended Life Antifreeze, –37° C (–34° F)
  • Machine Tie Down Points (6)
  • Support, Lift Arm
  • Hydraulic Oil Level Sight Gauge
  • Radiator Coolant Level Sight Gauge
  • Radiator, Expansion Bottle
  • Cat ToughGuard™ Hose
  • Auxiliary, Hydraulics, Continuous Flow
  • Heavy Duty, Flat Faced Quick Disconnects with Integrated Pressure Release
  • Split D-Ring to Route Work Tool Hoses Along Side of Left Lift Arm
  • Electrical Outlet, Beacon
  • Belly Pan Cleanout
  • Variable Speed Demand Fan
  • Product Link™ PL240, Cellular

MANDATORY EQUIPMENT

  • Hydraulics, Standard or High Flow XPS
  • Quick Coupler, Mechanical or Powered
  • Seat Belt, 50 mm (2 in) or 75 mm (3 in)
  • Power Train: One Speed, Two Speed or Two Speed with Speed Sensitive Ride Control
  • Tires, 12 × 16.5 or 14 × 17.5
  • PERFORMANCE PACKAGE (must select one of the following):
    • Performance Package H1: Standard Flow Hydraulics (No Self Level)
    • Performance Package H2: Standard Flow, Dual Direction Electronic Self Level (Raise and Lower), Electronic Snubbing (Rai
    • COMFORT PACKAGE (must select one of the following):
      • Open ROPS (C0): Static Seat (No Foot Throttle, Headliner, Heater or Door)
      • Open ROPS (C1): Foot Throttle, Headliner, Cup Holder, and choice of Seat (Mechanical Suspension or High Back, Heat

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