Setting New ExpectationsR1700

Engine Model
Cat® C13
Rated Power: Gross Power - ISO 14396 - Stage V
257 kW
Rated Payload
15000 kg
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Introducing the R1700 Underground Hard Rock LHD

The R1700 is a powerful new tool for mining. The R1700 has new capabilities; AutoDig, new traction control, auto retarding, and operator safeguards. It carries 20% more payload, works 65% harder in the pile with new bucket lift capability, and uses 34% less fuel. With the R1700, Caterpillar is ready to set new expectations.

34% More Fuel Efficient

Made possible by new hydraulics and the Cat C13 engine.

20% Capacity Increase

A true 15-tonne loader in all applications

65% More Lift Force

the R1700 is a powerful performer in the Pile

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Underground Hard Rock LHD

R1700

Engine Model
Cat® C13
Cat® C13
Rated Power: Gross Power - ISO 14396 - Stage V
345 HP
257 kW
Rated Payload
33069 lb
15000 kg
UNDERGROUND - HARD ROCK

R1600H

Engine Model
Cat® C11
Cat® C11
Rated Power
1800.0 r/min
1800.0 r/min
Nominal Payload Capacity
22487.0 lb
10200.0 kg
UNDERGROUND - HARD ROCK

R2900G

Engine Model
Cat® C15 ACERT™
Cat® C15 ACERT™
Rated Power
1800.0 r/min
1800.0 r/min
Gross Power - SAE J1995
409.0 HP
305.0 kW

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