Medium Dozers D6 XE

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Key Specs

Engine Model
Cat C9.3B
Cat C9.3B
Power - Net
215 HP
161 kW
Operating Weight
51333 lb
23285 kg

Overview

World's First High Drive Electric Drive Dozer

The new Cat D6 XE is the world’s first high drive Electric Drive dozer, offering you the highest level of productivity, fuel efficiency and ease of operation, along with reduced service/maintenance costs. The broadest range of technology features in the industry work together seamlessly to help you make the most of your equipment investment.

Benefits

Up To 12% Lower Maintenance Cost

Designed specifically to reduce your service and maintenance costs with fewer moving parts, longer service intervals and fewer scheduled maintenance tasks.

Up To 35% More Fuel Efficient

Electric Drive gives you the highest level of productivity and significantly lower fuel consumption.

Up To 50% More Productivity with Cat Technology

Boost your productivity with factory installed technologies like Cat Grade with Slope Assist and Cat Grade with 3D.

Product Specifications for D6 XE

Engine Model Cat C9.3B Cat C9.3B
Power - Net 215 HP 161 kW
Net Power - Rated - ISO 9249/SAE J1349 215 HP 161 kW
Net Power - Rated - ISO 9249/SAE J1349 (DIN) 219 mhp 219 mhp
Emissions U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final, EU Stage V, Korea Tier 4 Final U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final, EU Stage V, Korea Tier 4 Final
Build Number 20B 20B
Note (1) Rated horsepower at 1,700 rpm. Net power advertised is the power available at the engine flywheel when the engine is equipped with a fan, air cleaner, clean emissions module and alternator. Net power is tested per ISO 9249:2007 and SAE J1349:2011. Rated horsepower at 1,700 rpm. Net power advertised is the power available at the engine flywheel when the engine is equipped with a fan, air cleaner, clean emissions module and alternator. Net power is tested per ISO 9249:2007 and SAE J1349:2011.
Note (2) All non-road Tier 4 Interim and Final, Stage IIIB, IV and V and Korea Tier 4 Final diesel engines are required to use only ultra-low sulfur diesel (ULSD) fuels containing 15 ppm (mg/kg) sulfur or less. Biodiesel blends up to B20 (20 blend by volume) are acceptable when blended with 15 ppm (mg/kg) sulfur or less ULSD. B20 should meet ASTM D7467 specification (biodiesel blend stock should meet Cat biodiesel spec, ASTM D6751 or EN 14214). Cat DEO-ULS or oils that meet the Cat ECF-3, API CJ-4, and ACEA E9 specification are required. Consult your OMM for further machine specific fuel recommendations. All non-road Tier 4 Interim and Final, Stage IIIB, IV and V and Korea Tier 4 Final diesel engines are required to use only ultra-low sulfur diesel (ULSD) fuels containing 15 ppm (mg/kg) sulfur or less. Biodiesel blends up to B20 (20 blend by volume) are acceptable when blended with 15 ppm (mg/kg) sulfur or less ULSD. B20 should meet ASTM D7467 specification (biodiesel blend stock should meet Cat biodiesel spec, ASTM D6751 or EN 14214). Cat DEO-ULS or oils that meet the Cat ECF-3, API CJ-4, and ACEA E9 specification are required. Consult your OMM for further machine specific fuel recommendations.
Note (3) Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) used in Cat Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) systems must meet the requirements outlined in the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) standard 22241. Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) used in Cat Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) systems must meet the requirements outlined in the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) standard 22241.
Note (4) Basic machine specs provided below. For complete specifications and dimensions by configuration, blade and track shoe offerings and more, please visit the product download section to view the full D6/D6 XE Technical Specifications. Basic machine specs provided below. For complete specifications and dimensions by configuration, blade and track shoe offerings and more, please visit the product download section to view the full D6/D6 XE Technical Specifications.
Operating Weight 51333 lb 23285 kg
Power Train Electric Drive Electric Drive
Fuel Tank 90 gal (US) 341 l
DEF Tank 7.4 gal (US) 28 l
Operating Weight 49388 lb 22403 kg
Ground Pressure 8 psi 55 kPa
Width of Standard Shoe 24 in 610 mm
Blade Semi-Universal (SU) Semi-Universal (SU)
Blade Capacity 7.5 yd³ 5.7 m³
Operating Weight 51020 lb 23143 kg
Ground Pressure 6.6 psi 45 kPa
Width of Standard Shoe 30 in 760 mm
Blade Semi-Universal (SU) Semi-Universal (SU)
Blade Capacity 7.6 yd³ 5.8 m³
Operating Weight 53315 lb 24184 kg
Ground Pressure 5.3 psi 37 kPa
Width of Standard Shoe 36 in 915 mm
Blade Straight Straight
Blade Capacity 5 yd³ 3.8 m³
Operating Weight 49708 lb 22548 kg
Ground Pressure 7.2 psi 49 kPa
Width of Standard Shoe 24 in 610 mm
Blade VPAT VPAT
Blade Capacity 5.4 yd³ 4.1 m³
Operating Weight 51333 lb 23285 kg
Ground Pressure 5.9 psi 41 kPa
Width of Standard Shoe 30 in 760 mm
Blade VPAT VPAT
Blade Capacity 5.9 yd³ 4.5 m³
Operating Weight 52512 lb 23820 kg
Ground Pressure 5.1 psi 35 kPa
Width of Standard Shoe 36 in 915 mm
Blade VPAT VPAT
Blade Capacity 6.5 yd³ 4.9 m³
Air Conditioning The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 1.36 kg of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 1.946 metric tonnes. The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 1.36 kg of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 1.946 metric tonnes.

D6 XE Standard Equipment

NOTE

  • Standard and optional equipment may vary. Consult your Cat dealer for details.

Power Train

  • Electric Drive
  • Cat C9.3B diesel engine
  • Double reduction planetary final drives
  • Hydraulic reversing fan

Operator Environment

  • Fully redesigned cab, sound suppressed, with Integrated Roll Over Protective Structure (ROPS)
  • Full-color 10-inch (254 mm) liquid crystal touch screen display
  • Integrated rearview camera
  • Adjustable operator controls/armrests
  • Cab mounted modular Heating/Ventilation/Air Conditioning (HVAC) system
  • Added storage areas
  • Electrohydraulic implement and steering controls
  • Cloth seat
  • Lights - 6 LED

Cat Technology

  • Slope Indicate
  • Product Link, Cellular
  • Remote Control Ready
  • Remote Flash/Remote Troubleshoot
  • Operator ID
  • Machine Security - Passcode
  • Compatibility with radios and base stations from Trimble, Topcon, and Leica
  • Capability to install 3D grade systems from Trimble, Topcon, and Leica

Undercarriage

  • Redesigned track roller frame

Service and Maintenance

  • Rear access ladder
  • Shovel holder
  • Ground level service center
  • 30-minute cab removal
  • Fast fuel fill
  • Fire extinguisher mounting provision
  • Ecology drains
  • Underhood work light

Hydraulics

  • Independent steering and implement pumps
  • Load sensing hydraulics

Attachments

  • Ripper-ready rear hydraulics
  • Ripper and winch-ready rear hydraulics

D6 XE Optional Equipment

NOTE

  • Standard and optional equipment may vary. Consult your Cat dealer for details.

Operator Environment

  • Deluxe leather heated/ventilated seat
  • Powered precleaner
  • Premium lights - 12 LED
  • Integrated warning lights
  • Communication radio ready

Cat Technology

  • ARO with Assist: includes Slope Assist, Traction Control, Stable Blade, Blade Load Monitor, AutoCarry, Third Party Grade Control Ready
  • Cat Grade with 3D: includes full-color 10-inch (254 mm) touchscreen grade display
  • Product Link Dual Cellular/Satellite
  • Grade Connectivity
  • Machine Security - Bluetooth
  • Cat Command for Dozing

Blades

  • Semi-Universal
  • Variable Pitch Angle Tilt (VPAT)
  • Straight blade
  • Angle blade
  • Foldable VPAT - under 3 m (9.9 ft) transport width (Not available in all regions)
  • Waste/Landfill
  • Performance Cutting Edges (SU blades)

Undercarriage

  • Heavy Duty (HDXL with DuraLink) or Cat Abrasion
  • 10-Roller Fine Grading undercarriage
  • Moderate Service or Extreme Service track shoes

Service and Maintenance

  • Refilling fuel pump (EU only)
  • High speed oil change
  • Rear implement work light

Attachments

  • High lift ripper with straight or curved shanks
  • Winch
  • Counterweights
  • Side and/or rear screens
  • Sweeps
  • Drawbar
  • Forestry and Waste Special Arrangements

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