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Overview

Cat M Series Motor Graders have become the industry standard in operational efficiency and overall productivity. From building roads to maintaining them, M Series Motor Graders are designed to help you get more work done in less time. Unprecedented operator comfort and ease of service help to maximize your return on investment.

Engine

Units:
Base Power (1st gear) – Net 259.0 hp 193.0 kW Less
Engine Model Cat® C11 ACERT™ VHP Cat® C11 ACERT™ VHP Less
Bore 5.1 in 130.0 mm Less
Stroke 5.5 in 140.0 mm Less
Speed @ Rated Power 1,800 rpm 1,800 rpm Less
Base Power (1st gear) – Net (Metric) 262.0 hp 193.0 kW Less
Maximum Torque (VHP Plus – Net) 1049.0 lb ft 1422.0 N·m Less
Torque Rise 21% 21% Less
VHP Plus Range – Net 193-221 kW (259-297 hp) 193-221 kW (259-297 hp) Less
VHP Plus Range – Net (Metric) 193-221 kW (262-301 hp) 193-221 kW (262-301 hp) Less
VHP Range – Net 193-205 kW (259-275 hp) 193-205 kW (259-275 hp) Less
VHP Range – Net (Metric) 193-205 kW (262-279 hp) 193-205 kW (262-279 hp) Less
Displacement 677.0 in3 11.1 L Less
Number of Cylinders 6 6 Less
Derating Altitude 13000.0 ft 3962.0 m Less
Standard – Fan Speed – Maximum 1,450 rpm 1,450 rpm Less
Standard – Fan Speed – Minimum 550 rpm 550 rpm Less
Standard – Ambient Capability 109.0 ° F 43.0 ° C Less
High Ambient – Fan Speed – Maximum 1,650 rpm 1,650 rpm Less
High Ambient – Fan Speed – Minimum 550 rpm 550 rpm Less
High Ambient Capability 122.0 ° F 50.0 ° C Less

Power Train

Forward/Reverse Gears 8 Forward/6 Reverse 8 Forward/6 Reverse Less
Transmission Direct drive, power shift, Countershaft Direct drive, power shift, Countershaft Less
Brakes – Service Oil-actuated, oil-disc Oil-actuated, oil-disc Less
Brakes – Service, Surface Area 5347.0 in2 34500.0 cm2 Less
Brakes – Parking Spring applied, hydraulically released Spring applied, hydraulically released Less
Brakes – Secondary Oil-actuated, oil-disc Oil-actuated, oil-disc Less

Hydraulic System

Circuit Type Electro-hydraulic load sensing, closed center Electro-hydraulic load sensing, closed center Less
Pump Type Variable piston Variable piston Less
Pump Output 74.0 gal/min 280.0 L/min Less
Maximum System Pressure 3500.0 psi 24150.0 kPa Less
Standby Pressure 450.0 psi 3100.0 kPa Less

Operating Specifications

Top Speed – Forward 31.3 mph 50.4 km/h Less
Top Speed – Reverse 24.7 mph 39.8 km/h Less
Turning Radius, Outside Front Tires 25.92 ft 7.9 m Less
Steering Range – Left/Right 47.5° 47.5° Less
Articulation Angle – Left/Right 20° 20° Less
Forward – 1st 2.7 mph 4.4 km/h Less
Forward – 2nd 3.7 mph 6.0 km/h Less
Forward – 3rd 5.4 mph 8.7 km/h Less
Forward – 4th 7.4 mph 12.0 km/h Less
Forward – 5th 11.5 mph 18.5 km/h Less
Forward – 6th 15.6 mph 25.1 km/h Less
Forward – 7th 21.5 mph 34.6 km/h Less
Forward – 8th 31.3 mph 50.4 km/h Less
Reverse – 1st 2.2 mph 3.5 km/h Less
Reverse – 2nd 4.0 mph 6.5 km/h Less
Reverse – 3rd 5.9 mph 9.4 km/h Less
Reverse – 4th 9.1 mph 14.6 km/h Less
Reverse – 5th 17.0 mph 27.3 km/h Less
Reverse – 6th 24.7 mph 39.8 km/h Less

Service Refill

Fuel Capacity 130.0 gal 492.0 L Less
Cooling System 12.3 gal 46.5 L Less
Hydraulic System – Tank 16.9 gal 64.0 L Less
Engine Oil 7.9 gal 30.0 L Less
Transmission/Differential/Final Drives 23.5 gal 89.0 L Less
Tandem Housing (each) 28.0 gal 106.0 L Less
Front Wheel Spindle Bearing Housing 0.2 gal 0.9 L Less
Circle Drive Housing 2.6 gal 10.0 L Less

Frame

Drawbar – Width 3.0 in 76.2 mm Less
Circle – Diameter 71.8 in 1822.0 mm Less
Circle – Blade Beam Thickness 2.0 in 50.0 mm Less
Drawbar – Height 8.0 in 203.2 mm Less
Front Frame Structure – Height 16.0 in 406.4 mm Less
Front Frame Structure – Thickness 0.6 in 15.9 mm Less
Front Frame Structure – Width 12.0 in 304.8 mm Less
Front Axle – Height to Center 25.2 in 640.0 mm Less
Front Axle – Wheel Lean, Left/Right 17.1° 17.1° Less
Front Axle – Total Oscillation per Side 32° 32° Less

Tandems

Height 24.3 in 616.0 mm Less
Width 8.4 in 214.0 mm Less
Sidewall Thickness – Inner 0.8 in 20.0 mm Less
Sidewall Thickness – Outer 0.8 in 20.0 mm Less
Drive Chain Pitch 24.2 in 57.0 mm Less
Wheel Axle Spacing 65.0 in 1656.0 mm Less
Tandem Oscillation – Front Up 15° 15° Less
Tandem Oscillation – Front Down 25° 25° Less

Moldboard

Blade Width 14.0 ft 4.3 m Less
Moldboard – Height 27.0 in 688.0 mm Less
Moldboard – Thickness 1.0 in 25.0 mm Less
Arc Radius 16.3 in 413.0 mm Less
Throat Clearance 4.6 in 117.0 mm Less
Cutting Edge – Width 8.0 in 203.0 mm Less
Cutting Edge – Thickness 0.6 in 16.0 mm Less
End Bit – Width 6.0 in 152.0 mm Less
End Bit – Thickness 0.6 in 16.0 mm Less
Blade Pull - Base 31123.0 lb 14117.0 kg Less
Blade Pull - Maximum 40460.0 lb 18352.0 kg Less
Down Pressure - Base 22318.0 lb 10123.0 kg Less
Down Pressure - Maximum 36734.0 lb 16662.0 kg Less
Moldboard – Width 14.0 ft 4.3 m Less
Width 14.0 ft 4.3 m Less

Blade Range

Circle Centershift – Right 20.5 in 520.0 mm Less
Circle Centershift – Left 25.5 in 650.0 mm Less
Moldboard Sideshift – Right 31.1 in 790.0 mm Less
Moldboard Sideshift – Left 29.1 in 740.0 mm Less
Maximum Blade Position Angle 65° 65° Less
Blade Tip Range – Forward 40° 40° Less
Blade Tip Range – Backward Less
Maximum Shoulder Reach Outside of Tires – Right 89.7 in 2279.0 mm Less
Maximum Shoulder Reach Outside of Tires – Left 85.4 in 2169.0 mm Less
Maximum Lift above Ground 16.5 in 419.0 mm Less
Maximum Depth of Cut 17.3 in 438.0 mm Less

Ripper

Ripping Depth – Maximum 15.8 in 401.0 mm Less
Ripper Shank Holders 7 7 Less
Shank Holder Spacing – Minimum 15.0 in 373.0 mm Less
Shank Holder Spacing – Maximum 19.0 in 472.0 mm Less
Penetration Force 27222.0 lb 12348.0 kg Less
Pryout Force 28146.0 lb 12767.0 kg Less
Machine Length Increase, Beam Raised 45.5 in 1156.0 mm Less

Weights

Operating Weight – Typically Equipped 53738.0 lb 24375.0 kg Less
Gross Vehicle Weight – Typically Equipped 53738.0 lb 24375.0 kg Less
Gross Vehicle Weight – Maximum – Front Axle 20816.0 lb 9442.0 kg Less
Gross Vehicle Weight – Maximum – Rear Axle 44957.0 lb 20392.0 kg Less
Gross Vehicle Weight – Base – Front Axle 12648.0 lb 5737.0 kg Less
Gross Vehicle Weight – Base – Rear Axle 34582.0 lb 15686.0 kg Less
Gross Vehicle Weight – Maximum – Total 65773.0 lb 29834.0 kg Less
Gross Vehicle Weight – Base – Total 47230.0 lb 21423.0 kg Less
Gross Vehicle Weight – Typically Equipped – Front Axle 13704.0 lb 6216.0 kg Less
Gross Vehicle Weight – Typically Equipped – Rear Axle 40034.0 lb 18159.0 kg Less
Gross Vehicle Weight – Typically Equipped – Total 53738.0 lb 24375.0 kg Less

Dimensions

Height – Top of Cab Product Link (cellular) 148.0 in 3747.0 mm Less
Length – Push Plate to Ripper Retracted 419.0 in 10632.0 mm Less
Height – Top of Cab 139.0 in 3535.0 mm Less
Length – Counterweight to Ripper 429.0 in 10896.0 mm Less
Width – Outside Front Tires 110.0 in 2801.0 mm Less
Length – Front Axle to Mid Tandem 258.0 in 6559.0 mm Less
Length – Front Tire to Rear of Machine 368.0 in 9349.0 mm Less
Length – Front Axle to Moldboard 112.0 in 2840.0 mm Less
Length – Between Tandem Axles 62.2 in 1656.0 mm Less
Width – Outside Rear Tires 110.0 in 2801.0 mm Less
Width – Tire Center Lines 93.1 in 2366.0 mm Less
Height – Front Axle Center 24.8 in 630.0 mm Less
Height to Exhaust Stack 128.0 in 3245.0 mm Less
Height to Top of Cylinders 112.0 in 2835.0 mm Less
Ground Clearance at Rear Axle 14.5 in 369.0 mm Less

Standards

Brakes ISO 3450 ISO 3450 Less
ROPS/FOPS ISO 3471/ISO 3449 ISO 3471/ISO 3449 Less
Sound ISO 6394/ISO 6395 ISO 6394/ISO 6395 Less
Steering ISO 5010:1992 ISO 5010:1992 Less

Net Power: VHP

Gear: Forward – 1st 259.0 hp 193.0 kW Less
Gear: Forward – 2nd 265.0 hp 197.0 kW Less
Gear: Forward – 3rd 270.0 hp 201.0 kW Less
Gear: Forward – 4th 275.0 hp 205.0 kW Less
Gear: Forward – 5th 275.0 hp 205.0 kW Less
Gear: Forward – 6th 275.0 hp 205.0 kW Less
Gear: Forward – 7th 275.0 hp 205.0 kW Less
Gear: Forward – 8th 275.0 hp 205.0 kW Less
Gear: Reverse – 1st 259.0 hp 193.0 kW Less
Gear: Reverse – 2nd 265.0 hp 197.0 kW Less
Gear: Reverse – 3rd – 6th 270.0 hp 201.0 kW Less

Net Power: VHP Plus

Gear: Forward – 1st 259.0 hp 193.0 kW Less
Gear: Forward – 2nd 265.0 hp 197.0 kW Less
Gear: Forward – 3rd 270.0 hp 201.0 kW Less
Gear: Forward – 4th 275.0 hp 205.0 kW Less
Gear: Forward – 5th 281.0 hp 209.0 kW Less
Gear: Forward – 6th 286.0 hp 213.0 kW Less
Gear: Forward – 7th 291.0 hp 217.0 kW Less
Gear: Forward – 8th 297.0 hp 221.0 kW Less
Gear: Reverse – 1st 259.0 hp 193.0 kW Less
Gear: Reverse – 2nd 265.0 hp 197.0 kW Less
Gear: Reverse – 3rd – 6th 270.0 hp 201.0 kW Less

Operator Station

Comfort and productivity


Steering and Implement Controls

Unprecedented precision and ease of operation


Engine

Power and reliability


Power Train

Maximum power to the ground


Structures and Drawbar-Circle-Moldboard

Service ease and precise blade control


Hydraulics

Precise, predictable control


Safety

Designed with protection in mind


Integrated Technologies

Solutions to make work easier and more efficient


Serviceability and Customer Support

When uptime counts


Sustainability

Thinking generations ahead


Work Tools and Attachments

Equip your machine for the job


14M Standard Equipment

OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT
  • • Accelerator
  • • Air Conditioning with heater
  • • Arm and wrist rest, adjustable
  • • Articulation, automatic Return-to-Center
  • • Cat Messenger, operator information system
  • • Centershift pin indicator
  • • Coat hook
  • • Cup holder
  • • Display, digital speed and gear
  • • Doors, left and right side with wiper
  • • Gauge, machine level
  • • Gauge cluster (analog) inside the cab – articulation, engine coolant temp, engine RPM, fuel, and hydraulic oil temp
  • • Hour meter, digital
  • • Joystick hydraulic controls implements, steering, transmission
  • • Lights, night time cab
  • • Mirror, inside rearview, wide angle
  • • Power port, 12V
  • • Radio Ready, Entertainment
  • • ROPS cab, sound suppressed
  • • Seat, cloth-covered, comfort suspension
  • • Seat belt, retractable 76 mm (3 in)
  • • Storage area for cooler/lunchbox
  • • Throttle control, electronic
  • • Windows: laminated glass: – fixed front with intermittent wiper – side and rear (3)

POWER TRAIN
  • • Air cleaner, dual stage, dry type, automatic dust ejector, service indicator through Cat Messenger
  • • Air-to-air after cooler (ATAAC)
  • • Belt, serpentine, automatic tensioner
  • • Brakes, four-wheel hydraulic
  • • Differential, lock/unlock
  • • Drain, engine oil, ecology
  • • Electronic over speed protection
  • • Engine, Cat C11 with ACERT Technology
  • • Engine Idle Shutdown (EIS)
  • • Ether starting aid
  • • Fuel-water separator
  • • Hydraulic demand fan
  • • Muffler, under hood
  • • Parking brake – multi-disc, sealed, oil-cooled
  • • Priming pump, fuel
  • • Rear axle, modular
  • • Sediment drain, fuel tank
  • • Transmission, 8F/6R, power shift, direct drive
  • • VHP (Variable Horsepower)

ELECTRICAL
  • • Alarm, back up
  • • Alternator, 80 ampere, sealed
  • • Batteries, maintenance free, heavy duty, 1,125 CCA
  • • Breaker panel, ground accessible
  • • Electrical system, 24V
  • • Grade Control Ready – Cab harness, software, electrical hydraulic valves, bosses and brackets
  • • Lights, reversing
  • • Lights, roading, roof-mounted
  • • Lights, stop and tail, LED
  • • Product Link Ready

OTHER STANDARD EQUIPMENT
  • • Brake accumulators, dual certified
  • • Bumper, rear, integrated with hitch
  • • CD ROM Parts Book
  • • Clutch, circle drive slip
  • • Cutting edges: – curved DH-2 steel – 203 mm × 16 mm (8 in × 5/8 in) – 19 mm (3/4 in) mounting bolts
  • • Doors (3), engine compartment, locking
  • • Drawbar – 6 shoe with replaceable wear strips
  • • Endbits: – 16 mm (5/8 in) DH-2 steel – 19 mm (3/4 in) mounting bolts
  • • Extended Life Coolant to –35° C (–30° F)
  • • Fluid check, ground level
  • • Frame, articulated, with safety lock
  • • Fuel tank, 492 L (130 gallon), ground level access
  • • Guards, debris, underside
  • • Guards, service center debris
  • • Ground level engine shutdown
  • • Hammer (emergency exit)
  • • Horn, electric
  • • Hydraulics, base 8 implement controls
  • • Hydraulics, load-sensing
  • • Lockout, hydraulic implement for roading
  • • Moldboard: – 4287 mm × 686 mm × 25 mm (14 ft × 27 in × 1 in) hydraulic sideshift and tip
  • • Paint, glare reducing – top of front frame and rear enclosure
  • • Radiator cleanout access
  • • Secondary steering
  • • Serviceability, LH side
  • • S•O•SSM ports: engine, hydraulic, transmission, coolant, fuel
  • • Tandem walkway/guards
  • • Tool box
  • • Tow hitch

TIRES, RIMS, & WHEELS
  • • Partial allowance for tires and multi-piece rims

14M Optional Equipment

ELECTRICAL
  • • Alternator, 150 ampere
  • • Batteries: – extreme duty, 1,400 CCA
  • • Converter, communications (CB)
  • • Lights: – 5 Lighting Arrangements and Rear Roading, Drop Down
  • • Lights: – Warning, LED strobe
  • • Starter, electric, heavy duty

GUARDS
  • • Covers, screen
  • • Transmission
  • • Sound

OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT
  • • Deluxe CD radio with MP3 and Bluetooth technology
  • • Fan, defroster, rear window
  • • Horn, air
  • • Mirrors, outside: – heated 24V
  • • Mirrors, outside: – mounted
  • • Precleaner, HVAC
  • • Seat, air suspension, cloth
  • • Shade, sun
  • • Wiper, each side
  • • Wiper/washer, rear

POWER TRAIN
  • • Automatic Differential Lock/Unlock
  • • Engine, Variable Horsepower Plus (VHP Plus)
  • • Fuel tank, fast fill
  • • Precleaner, Sy-Klone
  • • Transmission, autoshift

OTHER ATTACHMENTS
  • • AccuGrade ARO
  • • Accumulators, blade lift
  • • AutoLube, Lincoln
  • • AutoLube, Lincoln, ripper enhancement
  • • Cat Grade Control Cross Slope
  • • Camera, rearview
  • • Caterpillar Product Link 321SR
  • • Compressor/tank, Air
  • • Fenders, rear
  • • Heater, engine coolant: – 120V
  • • Heater, engine coolant: – 240V
  • • Hydraulic arrangements with one or more additional hydraulic valves are available for rear ripper, dozer, snow plow and snow wing.
  • • Security system
  • • Snow wing mounting, frame ready
  • • Sound suppression

WORK TOOLS/GROUND ENGAGING TOOLS
  • • Blade/moldboard, 4877 mm × 686 mm × 25 mm (16 ft × 27 in × 1 in)
  • • Cutting Edges, curved
  • • Push plate, counterweight
  • • Ripper, mounting
  • • Ripper, rear
  • • Ripper tooth

MACHINE ARRANGEMENTS
  • • Canadian Arrangement
  • • European Arrangement
  • • Snow Arrangement

OPTIONAL TIRE ARRANGEMENTS
  • • Rim Size – 10 × 24; Wheel Group – Multi-piece; Tires – 16.0R24
  • • Rim Size – 17 × 25; Wheel Group – Multi-piece; Tires – 20.5R25
  • • Note: Consult your dealer for individual tire width, size, and brand.

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