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The hydraulic system is designed to provide reliability and outstanding controllability. The power management system allows you to balance the demands of performance and fuel economy. And the new ROPS cab provides a comfortable and secure environment for your operators.


Engine Model Cat® C7 with ACERT™ Technology Cat® C7 with ACERT™ Technology Less
Net Flywheel Power 187.0 hp 140.0 kW Less
Net Power - ISO 9249 187.0 hp 140.0 kW Less
Bore 4.33 in 110.0 mm Less
Stroke 5.0 in 127.0 mm Less
Displacement 439.4 in3 7.2 L Less


Operating Weight 57034.0 lb 25870.0 kg Less
Operating Weight - Long Undercarriage 57034.0 lb 25870.0 kg Less

Service Refill Capacities

Fuel Tank Capacity 137.4 gal 520.0 L Less
Cooling System 7.9 gal 30.0 L Less
Engine Oil 7.9 gal 30.0 L Less
Swing Drive 2.6 gal 10.0 L Less
Final Drive (each) 1.6 gal 6.0 L Less
Hydraulic System (including tank) 79.3 gal 300.0 L Less
Hydraulic Tank 38.3 gal 145.0 L Less

Swing Mechanism

Swing Speed 9.6 RPM 9.6 RPM Less
Swing Torque 54137.0 lb ft 73.4 kN·m Less


Maximum Drawbar Pull 51032.0 lb 227.0 kN Less
Maximum Travel Speed 3.4 mph 5.5 km/h Less

Hydraulic System

Main Implement System - Maximum Flow (2x) 62.1 gal/min 235.0 L/min Less
Pilot System - Maximum Flow 8.6 gal/min 32.4 L/min Less
Pilot System - Maximum Pressure 566.0 psi 3900.0 kPa Less
Boom Cylinder - Bore 5.3 in 135.0 mm Less
Boom Cylinder - Stroke 51.4 in 1305.0 mm Less
Stick Cylinder - Bore 5.6 in 140.0 mm Less
B1 Family Bucket Cylinder - Bore 4.7 in 120.0 mm Less
Stick Cylinder - Stroke 65.4 in 1660.0 mm Less
B1 Family Bucket Cylinder - Stroke 43.5 in 1104.0 mm Less
CB1 Family Bucket Cylinder - Bore 5.1 in 130.0 mm Less
CB1 Family Bucket Cylinder - Stroke 45.5 in 1156.0 mm Less
DB Family Bucket Cylinder - Bore 5.9 in 150.0 mm Less
DB Family Bucket Cylinder - Stroke 45.3 in 1151.0 mm Less
Maximum Pressure - Equipment 5076.0 psi 35000.0 kPa Less
Maximum Pressure - Swing 3553.0 psi 24500.0 kPa Less
Maximum Pressure - Travel 5076.0 psi 35000.0 kPa Less

Sound Performance

Performance ANSI/SAE J1166 APR90 ANSI/SAE J1166 APR90 Less


Brakes SAE J1026 APR90 SAE J1026 APR90 Less
Cab/FOGS SAE J1356 FEB88 SAE J1356 FEB88 Less
Cab/ROPS ISO 12117-2:2008 ISO 12117-2:2008 Less


Optional - Triple Grouser 23.6 in 600.0 mm Less
Optional 27.6 in 700.0 mm Less
Optional - Double Grouser 23.6 in 600.0 mm Less


Exceptional power and fuel efficiency for consistently high performance.


Power and precise control to keep material moving quickly and efficiently.

Operator Station

Spacious, comfortable, and easy to operate.


The backbone of machine durability.

Booms and Sticks

Designed-in flexibility to deliver higher production and efficiency to every job.

Work Tools - Attachments

An extensive selection to optimize machine performance.

Service and Maintenance

Simplified service and maintenance to save you time and money.

Complete Customer Support

Dealer services to help you operate with lower costs.

324D L Standard Equipment

  • Electrical: - Alternator, 80A - Light, storage box mounted (one) - Signaling/warning horn
  • Engine: - Cat C7 with ACERT Technology - 2300 m altitude capability with no deration - Air intake heater - Automatic engine speed control - Radial seal air filter - Water separator in fuel line - Waved fin radiator with space for cleaning - 2 micron fuel filter
  • Automatic swing parking brake
  • Boom drift reducing valve
  • Boom lowering device for back-up
  • Cat one key security system
  • Counterweight
  • Door locks and cap locks
  • Mirrors, rearview (frame-right, cab-left)
  • Regeneration circuit for boom and stick
  • Reverse swing damping valve
  • Stick drift reducing valve
  • Two speed travel

  • Cab: - Adjustable armrest - Ashtray with lighter - Beverage holder - Bi-Level air conditioner (automatic) with defroster - Bolt-on FOGS capability - Capability of installing two additional pedals - Coat hook - Front windshield glass split 70/30 - Interior lighting - Literature holder - Mounting for two stereo speakers (two locations) - Neutral lever (lock out) for all controls - Openable front windshield with assist device - Openable skylight - Pillar mounted upper windshield wiper and washer - Pressurized cab (positive filtered ventilation) - Radio mounting (DIN size) - Rear window, emergency exit - Removable lower windshield with in-cab storage bracket - ROPS cab - Seat with integrated, adjustable console - Seat belt, retractable (50.8 mm width) - Sliding upper door window - Storage compartment suitable for lunch box - Travel control pedals with removable hand levers - Utility space for magazine - Washable floor mat
  • Monitor: - Economy mode - Full time clock - Language display - full color and graphical display - Machine condition, error code and tool mode setting - Start-up level check for hydraulic oil, engine oil and coolant - Warning information, filter/fluid change information and working hour

  • Grease lubricated GLT2, resin seal
  • Idler and center section track guiding
  • 800 mm triple grouser track shoes (324D L)

324D L Optional Equipment

  • Bucket linkage, B1-family with lifting eye
  • Bucket linkage, CB1-family with lifting eye
  • Bucket linkage, DB-family with lifting eye
  • Heavy-duty 5.9 m reach boom (with left and right side light)
  • Heavy-duty 2.95 m stick for heavy-duty reach boom
  • Reach boom 5.9 m with left and right side light: - R2.95CB1 2950 mm stick - R2.5CB1 2500 mm stick
  • Mass boom 5.3 m with left and right side light: - M2.5DB 2500 mm stick

  • Long undercarriage: - 600 mm triple grouser shoes - 700 mm triple grouser shoes

  • FOGS, bolt-on
  • Guard, cab front
  • Guard, cab top
  • Guard, full length for long undercarriage (two piece)
  • Guard, heavy-duty bottom, 4 mm, without swivel guard and travel motor protection
  • Guard, track end guide for long undercarriage
  • Guard, vandalism
  • Heavy-duty swivel protection, 16 mm, swivel guard only
  • Heavy-duty travel motor protection
  • Net for front guard (full net, one piece)
  • Net for front guard (half net, one piece)
  • Swivel protection, 6 mm, swivel guard only

  • Additional circuit: - Hammer return filter circuit
  • Boom and stick lines: - Cat quick coupler line (high and medium pressure capable) - Drain line - High pressure line - Medium pressure line
  • Quick coupler: - Quick coupler for high pressure
  • Tool control system: - Configuration 1 (hammer 1), foot pedal operated 1P, one-way circuit - Configuration 2 (common), foot pedals operated 1/2P, common circuit - Configuration 3 (hammer 2), foot pedal operated 2P, one-way circuit

  • Tempered glass windows
  • Polycarbonate windows
  • Power supply, 12V-7A (1)
  • Power supply, 12V-7A (2)
  • Rear window emergency exit
  • Seat, high-back air suspension
  • Seat, high-back air suspension with heater
  • Seat, high-back mechanical suspension
  • Seat, low-back suspension without headrest
  • Headrest
  • Sunscreen
  • Windshield wiper, lower with washer
  • Working lights, cab mounted
  • Rain protector for front windshield
  • Sun visor
  • AM/FM radio
  • Control pattern quick-changer, two way
  • Control pattern quick-changer, four way
  • Cat MSS (anti-theft device)
  • Lunch box with cover
  • Water level indicator for water separator

  • Additional gear train for auxiliary pump
  • Air pre-filter
  • Cooling package, high ambient with VSF
  • Cooling package, semi-high ambient
  • Electric refueling pump with auto shut off
  • Fine swing
  • Starting kit, cold weather, -32° C
  • Travel alarm

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