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Overview

The 535C wheel skidder sets the standard for productivity and durability.

Engine

Units:
Net Flywheel Power 204.0 hp 152.0 kW Less
Engine Model Cat® C7 ACERT™ Cat® C7 ACERT™ Less
Net Power - ISO 9249 204.0 hp 152.0 kW Less
Net Power - SAE J1349 204.0 hp 152.0 kW Less
Gross Power - SAE J1995 218.0 hp 162.0 kW Less
Governed Speed at Rated Power 1800.0 RPM 1800.0 RPM Less
Displacement 439.0 in3 7.2 L Less
Bore 4.33 in 110.0 mm Less
Stroke 5.0 in 127.0 mm Less
Torque Rise 17% at 1400 RPM 17% at 1400 RPM Less
Max Torque @ Rated Speed 956 N-m AT 1400 RPM 956 N-m AT 1400 RPM Less
Derating Altitude 9843.0 ft 3000.0 m Less
Air Cleaner Dry precleaner Dry precleaner Less
Alternator 80 amp 80 amp Less
Fan Speed 1620.0 RPM 1620.0 RPM Less
Fan Type Blower Blower Less
Electrical System 24V 24V Less
Battery - Quantity 2 2 Less
Battery - Volts 12V 12V Less
Battery - Capacity 950 CCA 950 CCA Less
Starting System Direct electric Direct electric Less
Number of Cylinders 6 6 Less
Engine Make DITAC after-cooled; EUI valve-in-head DITAC after-cooled; EUI valve-in-head Less

Power Train

Travel Speed - Fwd. 1st 4.0 mph 6.4 km/h Less
Travel Speed - Fwd. 2nd 5.6 mph 9.0 km/h Less
Travel Speed - Fwd. 3rd 6.8 mph 10.9 km/h Less
Travel Speed - Fwd. 4th 9.5 mph 15.3 km/h Less
Travel Speed - Fwd. 5th 17.1 mph 27.5 km/h Less
Travel Speed - Rev. 1st 3.9 mph 6.2 km/h Less
Travel Speed - Rev. 2nd 6.5 mph 10.5 km/h Less
Travel Speed - Rev. 3rd 11.6 mph 18.6 km/h Less
Torque Converter - Type Lock-up clutch Lock-up clutch Less
Transmission 5 fwd / 3 rev countershaft, powershift 5 fwd / 3 rev countershaft, powershift Less
Brakes - Service Type Enclosed wet disc each wheel, full hydraulic Enclosed wet disc each wheel, full hydraulic Less
Brakes - Parking Type Spring applied, hydraulic released, Electro-hydraulic controlled Spring applied, hydraulic released, Electro-hydraulic controlled Less
Transmission Cooler Type Plate Plate Less

Hydraulic System

Circuit Type Closed center, variable flow Closed center, variable flow Less
Pump Type Axial piston Axial piston Less
Pump Output 46.0 gal/min 174.0 L/min Less
Relief Valve Setting 3045.0 psi 21000.0 kPa Less
Steering Valve Direct link, non-follow Direct link, non-follow Less
Steering Cylinder - Bore 3.5 in 88.9 mm Less
Steering Cylinder - Stroke 17.22 in 437.5 mm Less
Steering Cylinder - Rod Diameter 2.0 in 50.8 mm Less
Dozer Valve Electro-hydraulic Electro-hydraulic Less
Dozer Cylinder - Bore 4.0 in 101.6 mm Less
Dozer Cylinder - Stroke 18.5 in 470.0 mm Less
Dozer Cylinder - Rod Diameter 2.25 in 57.15 mm Less
Grapple Valve 4 or 5 stack, pilot 4 or 5 stack, pilot Less

Grapple

Bunching Capacity 14.4 ft2 1.34 m2 Less
Thinning Capacity 16.6 ft2 1.54 m2 Less
Bunching - Full Open Height 72.1 in 1832.0 mm Less
Bunching - Fully Closed Height 54.0 in 1371.0 mm Less
Bunching - Min. Stem Diameter 7.5 in 190.0 mm Less
Bunching - Tip to Tip Height 78.0 in 1981.0 mm Less
Bunching - Tong Opening 123.0 in 3124.0 mm Less
Thinning - Tip to Tip Height 83.0 in 2108.0 mm Less
Thinning - Tong Opening 127.0 in 3226.0 mm Less
Thinning - Full Open Height 75.0 in 1905.0 mm Less
Thinning - Min. Stem Diameter 7.2 in 183.0 mm Less
Thinning - Fully Closed Height 54.0 in 1371.0 mm Less

Arch

Dual Function - Reach Max 113.4 in 2880.0 mm Less

Arch, Dual Function

Std Boom - Lift highest, retracted 103.3 in 2623.0 mm Less
Std Boom - Lift highest, farthest 76.5 in 1944.0 mm Less
Std Boom - Lift maximum reach 52.6 in 1336.0 mm Less
Std Boom - Lift lowest, retracted 29.6 in 752.0 mm Less
Std Boom - Lift lowest, farthest 10.2 in 259.0 mm Less
Std Boom - Loaded tire radius 33.2 in 843.0 mm Less
Std Boom - Reach highest, retracted 59.6 in 1513.0 mm Less
Std Boom - Reach lowest, retracted 57.8 in 1469.0 mm Less
Std Boom - Reach lowest, farthest 108.9 in 2488.0 mm Less
Std Boom - Reach highest, farthest 108.9 in 2765.0 mm Less
Std Boom - Reach maximum 113.4 in 2880.0 mm Less
Ext Boom - Lift highest, retracted 112.1 in 2847.0 mm Less
Ext Boom - Lift highest, farthest 86.3 in 2192.0 mm Less
Ext Boom - Lift maximum reach 52.6 in 1336.0 mm Less
Ext Boom - Lift lowest, retracted 30.1 in 764.0 mm Less
Ext Boom - Lift lowest, farthest 11.3 in 286.0 mm Less
Ext Boom - Loaded tire radius 33.2 in 843.0 mm Less
Ext Boom - Reach highest, retracted 60.9 in 1546.0 mm Less
Ext Boom - Reach lowest, retracted 665.6 in 1666.0 mm Less
Ext Boom - Reach lowest, farthest 106.5 in 2706.0 mm Less
Ext Boom - Reach highest, farthest 111.2 in 2825.0 mm Less
Ext Boom - Reach maximum 119.6 in 3037.0 mm Less

Winch - Grapple Skidder

Max Line Pull - Bare Drum 39342.0 lb 175.0 kN Less
Max Line Speed 132.0 ft/min 40.2 m/min Less
Drum Capacity 19.0mm (3/4in) 154.0 ft 47.0 m Less
Drum Capacity 22.2mm (7/8in) 97.0 ft 30.0 m Less
Drum capacity 25.4mm (1in) 91.0 ft 28.0 m Less
Drum Diameter 9.0 in 229.0 mm Less
Drum Width 11.0 in 279.0 mm Less

Winch - Cable Skidder

Max Line Pull - Bare Drum 46266.0 lb 205.8 kN Less
Max Line Speed 360.0 ft/min 110.0 m/min Less
Drum Capacity 19.0mm (3/4in) 148.0 ft 45.0 m Less
Drum Capacity 22.2mm (7/8in) 105.0 ft 32.0 m Less
Drum capacity 25.4mm (1in) 82.0 ft 25.0 m Less
Drum Diameter 10.0 in 254.0 mm Less
Drum Width 11.0 in 279.0 mm Less

Service Refill

Fuel Tank 83.2 gal 315.0 L Less
Cooling System 15.0 gal 56.7 L Less
Differential, Final Drive - Front 13.7 gal 52.0 L Less
Differential, Final Drive - Rear 13.7 gal 52.0 L Less
Engine Oil 7.1 gal 27.0 L Less
Transmission, Torque Converter 14.2 gal 54.0 L Less
Mechanical Winch 6.5 gal 24.5 L Less
Hydraulic System - Tank 14.3 gal 54.0 L Less
Hydraulic System - Total 29.6 gal 112.0 L Less

Dimensions

Wheelbase 139.2 in 3534.0 mm Less
Length 300.24 in 7626.0 mm Less
Overall width 133.8 in 3398.0 mm Less
Height 125.4 in 3184.0 mm Less
Ground Clearance 21.0 in 533.0 mm Less
Boom height - max, standard 161.53 in 4103.0 mm Less
Boom height - max, extended 169.45 in 4304.0 mm Less
Top roller height (cable) 110.0 in 2794.0 mm Less
Axle height 33.2 in 843.0 mm Less
Rear axle to pin 70.8 in 1798.0 mm Less
Length - overall, grapple, dual 300.2 in 7626.0 mm Less
Length - overall, grapple, extended 295.8 in 7514.0 mm Less
Length, overall, cable 273.4 in 6945.0 mm Less
Decking blade lift height 54.4 in 1381.0 mm Less
Decking blade dig depth 17.9 in 456.0 mm Less
Height - top of cab 125.4 in 3184.0 mm Less
Decking blade width 123.5 in 3138.0 mm Less
Tread width 103.2 in 2622.0 mm Less
Turning radius over tires 236.2 in 6000.0 mm Less

Weights

Est Operating Weight 39780.0 lb 18044.0 kg Less

MSC Comments

Spec Date 5/06 5/06 Less

Engine

The Cat power train delivers top performance, power, and durability.


Power Train

The integrated Cat power train delivers dependable, relentless pulling power.


Hydraulics

State-of-the-art system provides dependable power and maximum efficiency.


Structures

The 535C mainframe, hitch and decking blade are designed and built to surpass the expectations of the logging industry.


Operator Station

Easy to operate, fingertip controls, less fatigue


Work Tools

Move more wood with powerful, flexible Cat grapples and winches.


Serviceability

Ease of service increases productivity.


Customer Support

Cat dealer services help you operate longer with lower costs.


535C Standard Equipment

Electrical
  • 24V electrical system
  • Alarm, back-up
  • Alternator, 80 amp
  • Batteries, maintenance free (2-1000 CCA)
  • Lighting system, exterior lights (4 total)
  • Main disconnect switch
  • Starter, electric, heavy duty
  • Starting and charging system
  • Diagnostic connector
  • Horn, warning

Operator Environment
  • 12V accessory power port
  • Seat, air suspension
  • Beverage holder
  • Cab, ROPS/FOPS certified
  • Computerized Monitoring System

Power Train
  • Air cleaner, 2-stage with precleaner
  • Brakes
  • Differential locks (front, rear)
  • Driveline slipjoint, lubed for life
  • Engine, Cat C7, ACERT™ Technology, ATAAC
  • Fan, blower
  • Filters, fuel/engine air, primary/secondary
  • Final drives, inboard planetary
  • Fuel transfer pump (electric)
  • Fuel tank, high capacity
  • Lock-up torque converter
  • Muffler
  • Radiator with clean-out doors
  • Steering, variable flow-modulated 1/4 turn
  • Transmission, countershaft powershift (5F/3R)
  • Universal joints, lubed for life

Hydraulics
  • Closed center-load sensing system
  • Hitch hoses, Caterpillar ToughGuard™
  • Line filter, full flow return
  • Hydraulic oil cooler, Spin-on filters
  • Variable displacement piston pump, 46 gal/min (174.1 L/min)

Other standard equipment
  • Articulation lock link
  • Axle, high performance heavy-duty
  • Debris baffles
  • Brush sweeps, front
  • Ecology drains (engine, hyd tank, axles, transmission)
  • Engine enclosures, hinged
  • Guards, hinged - bottom and radiator
  • S•O•SSM sampling ports
  • Vandalism protection, lockable doors and cap locks

535C Optional Equipment

Arch
  • Dual function
  • Single function
  • Cable skidding
  • Industrial arrangement

Axles
  • Heavy duty (wide tire/chains)

Blade
  • Narrow decking
  • Wide decking
  • Extended Decking

Cab, enclosed, with window screens
  • ROPS, open
  • ROPS, enclosed with heat/AC
  • Window screens
  • Wipers, front and rear

Electrical
  • Converter, high capacity 12V, 10A continuous, 15A peak
  • Jump start receptacle

Fenders, heavy duty

Grapples - Cat Continuous Rotation
  • Bunching
  • Sorting
  • Thinning

Lights
  • Additional 8 (2 front, 2 rear, 2 per side)

Pre-cleaner, turbine

Starting aid package, cold weather

Steering, secondary

Tires and Tubes, set of four, logger (LS-2)
  • 30.5L-32, 20PR
  • 30.5L-32, 26PR
  • 35.5L-32, 20PR
  • 35.5L-32, 26PR
  • Dual ring capable
  • Narrow overall width options

Water tank

Winch
  • Grapple
  • Cable skidding

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