315F L

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Overview

The Cat® 315F is a productive and versatile solution for medium duty applications. Its compact radius design allows you to work in tight spaces without compromising performance. The powerful hydraulic system increases productivity, making the 315F excavator a top performer in the 15-ton size class.

Engine

Units:
Engine Power - ISO 9249 97.0 HP 72.0 kW Less
Engine Model C4.4 C4.4 Less
Engine Power - ISO 14396 100.0 HP 74.0 kW Less
Bore 4.1 in 105.0 mm Less
Stroke 5.0 in 127.0 mm Less
Displacement 270.0 in³ 4.4 l Less

Hydraulic System

Main System - Maximum Flow 256 l/min (67 gal/min) 256 l/min (67 gal/min) Less
Maximum Pressure - Equipment 4420.0 psi 30500.0 kPa Less
Maximum Pressure - Swing 3340.0 psi 23000.0 kPa Less
Maximum Pressure - Travel 5080.0 psi 35000.0 kPa Less

Swing Mechanism

Swing Speed 11.0 r/min 11.0 r/min Less
Maximum Swing Torque 22790.0 ft·lbf 30.9 kN·m Less

Weights

Operating Weight 37794.0 lb 17140.0 kg Less

Service Refill Capacities

Fuel Tank Capacity 47.0 gal (US) 178.0 l Less
Cooling System 7.4 gal (US) 28.0 l Less
Engine Oil 3.6 gal (US) 13.5 l Less
Swing Drive 0.6 gal (US) 2.4 l Less
Final Drive - Each 0.8 gal (US) 3.0 l Less
Hydraulic System - Including Tank 42.3 gal (US) 160.0 l Less
Hydraulic Tank 22.2 gal (US) 84.0 l Less
DEF Tank 5.0 gal (US) 19.0 l Less

Dimensions

Boom Reach 4.65 m (15'3") Reach 4.65 m (15'3") Less
Stick R3.0 m (9'10") R3.0 m (9'10") Less
Bucket GD 0.53 m³ (0.69 yd³) GD 0.53 m³ (0.69 yd³) Less
Shipping Height - Top of Cab 9.83 ft 3000.0 mm Less
Shipping Length 24.4 ft 7450.0 mm Less
Shipping Length - with Blade 26.25 ft 8010.0 mm Less
Tail Swing Radius 5.0 ft 1530.0 mm Less
Counterweight Clearance 2.83 ft 860.0 mm Less
Ground Clearance 1.42 ft 440.0 mm Less
Track Length 12.33 ft 3750.0 mm Less
Length to Center of Rollers 10.0 ft 3040.0 mm Less
Track Gauge 6.5 ft 1990.0 mm Less
Transport Width 8.8 ft 2690.0 mm Less

Working Ranges & Forces

Maximum Digging Depth 19.5 ft 5950.0 mm Less
Boom Reach 4.65 m (15'3") Reach 4.65 m (15'3") Less
Stick R3.0 m (9'10") R3.0 m (9'10") Less
Bucket GD 0.53 m³ (0.69 yd³) GD 0.53 m³ (0.69 yd³) Less
Maximum Reach at Ground Level 28.5 ft 8680.0 mm Less
Maximum Cutting Height 31.67 ft 9640.0 mm Less
Maximum Loading Height 23.58 ft 7190.0 mm Less
Minimum Loading Height 6.75 ft 2060.0 mm Less
Maximum Depth Cut for 2440 mm (8 ft) Level Bottom 18.92 ft 5770.0 mm Less
Maximum Vertical Wall Digging Depth 17.33 ft 5280.0 mm Less
Bucket Digging Force - ISO 21420.0 lbf 95.3 kN Less
Stick Digging Force - ISO 13130.0 lbf 58.4 kN Less

PERFORMANCE AND PRODUCTIVITY

EXPAND YOUR CAPABILITIES

BUILT FOR LONG TERM PRODUCTION

REDUCED MAINTENANCE TIME

TECHNOLOGY THAT GETS WORK DONE

WORK IN COMFORT

SAFELY HOME EVERY DAY

315F L Standard Equipment

CAB
  • ROPS, standard sound suppression
  • Adjustable seat, armrest, and console
  • Color LCD display
  • Automatic climate control
  • AM/FM Radio
  • Travel control pedals with removable hand levers

CAT CONNECT TECHNOLOGY
  • Cat Product Link

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
  • 12V, 5A power supply
  • Time delay function for boom and cab light

ENGINE
  • C4.4 Tier 4 Final, EU Stage IV diesel engine
  • Biodiesel capable up to B20
  • 2,300 m (7,500 ft.) altitude capability
  • Electric priming pump
  • Automatic engine speed control
  • Side-by-side cooling system
  • -18°C (0°F) cold start capability
  • Block heater capability

HYDRAULIC SYSTEM
  • Boom and stick regeneration circuit
  • Automatic swing brake
  • High-performance hydraulic return filter

SAFETY AND SECURITY
  • One key security system
  • Door and cap locks
  • Lockable external tool/storage box
  • Signaling/warning horn
  • Travel alarm
  • Secondary engine shutoff switch
  • Emergency boom down
  • Openable skylight as emergency exit
  • Rearview camera
  • Mirrors, rearview (frame - right)

UNDERCARRIAGE AND STRUCTURES
  • 3.56 mt (7,850 lbs) counterweight
  • Towing eye for diagonal lashing on base frame
  • Grease lubricated track (GLT) with resin seal
  • Center track guiding guard

315F L Optional Equipment

BOOM AND STICKS
  • 4.65m (15'3") reach boom
  • Variable angle boom
  • Power offset Boom for 2.13m (7') stick
  • R3.0 m (9'10") stick
  • R2.8 m (9'2") stick
  • R2.5 m (8'2") stick
  • 2.13m (7') stick
  • R2.1 m (6'11") stick

CAT CONNECT TECHNOLOGY
  • Cat Grade Control - Depth and Slope

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
  • Right-side boom light

ENGINE
  • -25°C (-13°F) cold start capability
  • Engine idle shutdown function

HYDRAULIC SYSTEM
  • Fine swing control
  • Auxiliary hydraulics
  • Quick coupler line
  • Boom lowering control device
  • Stick lowering check device
  • Two-way control pattern changer
  • Medium-pressure line
  • High-pressure line

SAFETY AND SECURITY
  • Bolt-on FOGS

UNDERCARRIAGE AND STRUCTURES
  • 500 mm (20 in) triple grouser shoes
  • 600 mm (24 in) triple grouser shoes
  • 700 mm (28 in) triple grouser shoes
  • Rubber pad for 500 mm (20in) triple grouser shoes
  • 2500 mm (8'2") blade with replaceable cutting edge with lever control
  • 2600 mm (8'6") blade with replaceable cutting edge with lever control
  • 2700 mm (8'10") blade with replaceable cutting edge with lever control