Cat® Articulated Truck Bare Chassis Utilized in the Mining Industry

For Worldwide Release: September 22, 2012

Release Number: 299PR11

Putting standard Cat product to work in purpose-built machines.

Caterpillar offers a family of articulated truck bare chassis to support applications such as water trucks, high capacity waste, fuel & lube, service/maintenance trucks, hook lifts and other body options. Cat® Dealers can order bare chassis configurations through their normal channels. Original Equipment Manufactures (OEMs), Auxiliary Equipment Manufacturers (AEMs) and other body builders who produce and assemble custom bodies can leverage these proven chassis and thus provide world-class solutions to end-user customers, dealers and distributors around the globe.  The bare chassis configurations can be ordered through Caterpillar OEM Solutions Group or via the global network of Cat Dealers.

Articulated truck bare chassis include standard and long rear frame length configurations.  To assist with configuration and body assembly, the articulated truck bare chassis can be ordered with and without hoist cylinders.  OEM Solutions Group provides application and integration assistance, helping determine the best solutions for mounting a variety of tools and attachments.

Parts and service support is available through the worldwide network of Cat Dealers.

Articulated Truck Bare Chassis

Base Model 740B 735B 730 725
  Standard Rear Frame
Rear Frame Length (mm) 4244 4244 3819 3819
Payload (tonne) 42.9 36.9 32 27.3
  Long Rear Frame
Rear Frame Length (mm) 5800 5800 5305 5305
Payload (tonne) 41.8 35.8 31.2 26.8

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