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Overview

The Cat 725C2, with a 15 m3 (19.6 yd3) 24 tonnes (26.5 tons) capacity, offers proven reliability, durability, high productivity, superior operator comfort and lower operating costs. Updating the 725C to include all axle enclosed wet brakes and Automatic Traction Control makes the 725C2 the best option for our customers. Class leading levels of performance and operator comfort make for a productive machine all day long.

Engine

Units:
Engine Model Cat C9.3 ACERT Cat C9.3 ACERT Less
Bore 4.53 in 115.0 mm Less
Stroke 5.87 in 149.0 mm Less
Displacement 567.0 in3 9.3 L Less
Gross Power – SAE J1995 320.0 hp 239.0 kW Less
Net Power – SAE J1349 314.0 hp 234.0 kW Less
Engine Model – U.S. EPA Tier 2/EU Stage II equivalent Cat® C9.3 ACERT™ Cat® C9.3 ACERT™ Less
Net Power – ISO 14396 316.0 hp 236.0 kW Less
No Engine De-rating Below 7500.0 ft 2290.0 m Less
Peak Engine Torque Gross (SAE J1995) 1173.0 lbf-ft 1590.0 N·m Less
Peak Engine Torque Net (SAE J1349) 1160.0 lbf-ft 1573.0 N·m Less
Peak Engine Torque Speed 1200.0 rpm 1200.0 rpm Less
Note The power ratings apply at rated speed of 1,800 rpm when tested under the conditions for the specified standard. The power ratings apply at rated speed of 1,800 rpm when tested under the conditions for the specified standard. Less
Note The net power advertised is the power available at the flywheel when the engine is equipped with alternator, air cleaner, muffler and fan at minimum speed. The net power advertised is the power available at the flywheel when the engine is equipped with alternator, air cleaner, muffler and fan at minimum speed. Less
Note Net power when the fan is at maximum speed is 214 kW (287 hp) per the SAE reference conditions. Net power when the fan is at maximum speed is 214 kW (287 hp) per the SAE reference conditions. Less
Emissions The 725C2 meets Tier 2/Stage II equivalent emission standards. The 725C2 meets Tier 2/Stage II equivalent emission standards. Less

Weights

Rated Payload 26.5 tons 24.0 tonnes Less

Body Capacities

Heaped SAE 2:1 19.6 yd3 15.0 m3 Less
Struck 14.4 yd3 11.0 m3 Less
Tailgate Heaped SAE 2:1 20.4 yd3 15.6 m3 Less
Tailgate Struck 14.5 yd3 11.1 m3 Less

Transmission

Forward 1 5.0 mph 8.0 km/h Less
Forward 2 9.0 mph 15.0 km/h Less
Forward 3 14.0 mph 22.0 km/h Less
Forward 4 21.0 mph 34.0 km/h Less
Forward 5 29.0 mph 47.0 km/h Less
Forward 6 36.0 mph 55.0 km/h Less
Reverse 1 6.0 mph 9.0 km/h Less

Sound Levels

Interior Cab 76.0 dB(A) 76.0 dB(A) Less
Note The operator sound exposure Leq (equivalent sound pressure level) measured according to the work cycle procedures specified in ANSI/SAE J1166 OCT 98 is 76 dB(A), for the cab offered by Caterpillar, when properly installed and maintained and tested with the doors and windows closed. The operator sound exposure Leq (equivalent sound pressure level) measured according to the work cycle procedures specified in ANSI/SAE J1166 OCT 98 is 76 dB(A), for the cab offered by Caterpillar, when properly installed and maintained and tested with the doors and windows closed. Less
Note Hearing protection may be needed when operating with an open operator station and cab (when not properly maintained or doors/windows open) for extended periods or in noisy environments. Hearing protection may be needed when operating with an open operator station and cab (when not properly maintained or doors/windows open) for extended periods or in noisy environments. Less

Operating Weights

Front Axle – Empty 31008.0 lb 14065.0 kg Less
Center Axle – Empty 9877.0 lb 4480.0 kg Less
Rear Axle – Empty 9326.0 lb 4230.0 kg Less
Total – Empty 50211.0 lb 22775.0 kg Less
Front Axle – Rated Load 5512.0 lb 2500.0 kg Less
Center Axle – Rated Load 23700.0 lb 10750.0 kg Less
Rear Axle – Rated Load 23700.0 lb 10750.0 kg Less
Total – Rated Load 52912.0 lb 24000.0 kg Less
Front Axle – Loaded 36520.0 lb 16565.0 kg Less
Center Axle – Loaded 33576.0 lb 15230.0 kg Less
Rear Axle – Loaded 33025.0 lb 14980.0 kg Less
Total – Loaded 103121.0 lb 46775.0 kg Less

Service Refill Capacities

Fuel Tank 108.8 gal 412.0 L Less
Cooling System 21.9 gal 83.0 L Less
Hydraulic System 29.1 gal 110.0 L Less
Engine Crankcase 10.0 gal 38.0 L Less
Transmission 12.4 gal 47.0 L Less
Final Drives/Differential 33.0 gal 125.0 L Less
Output Transfer Gear Box 6.3 gal 24.0 L Less

Body Hoist

Raise Time 10.0 Seconds 10.0 Seconds Less
Lower Time 8.0 Seconds 8.0 Seconds Less

Steering

Lock to Lock 4.75 seconds @ 60 rpm 4.75 seconds @ 60 rpm Less

Standards

Brakes ISO 3450 – 2011 ISO 3450 – 2011 Less
Cab/FOPS ISO 3449 Level II – 2005 ISO 3449 Level II – 2005 Less
Cab/ROPS ISO 3471 – 2008 ISO 3471 – 2008 Less
Steering ISO 5010 – 2007 ISO 5010 – 2007 Less

Body Plate

Type High strength Brinell HB450 wear resistant steel High strength Brinell HB450 wear resistant steel Less

Turning Circle

Note Dimensions are for machines equipped with 23.5R25 tires. Dimensions are for machines equipped with 23.5R25 tires. Less
Turning Dimensions: Aisle Width 210.0 in 5332.0 mm Less
Turning Dimensions: Clearance Radius 318.0 in 8075.0 mm Less
Turning Dimensions: Inside Radius 153.0 in 3879.0 mm Less
Turning Dimensions: SAE Turning Radius 294.0 in 7470.0 mm Less
Turning Dimensions: Steer Angle – Left/Right 45° 45° Less

Engine

Optimized Performance, Proven Reliability


Transmission

Class Leading Transmission Technology


Automatic Features

Ease of Use, Improved Performance


Suspension and Braking

Performance with Comfort


Operator Environment

Improve Productivity with a Comfortable and Confident Operator


Ease of Operation

Designed Around the Operator


Durability and Reliability

Proven Structures and Components


Cat CONNECT Technology

Monitor, Manage, and Enhance Job Site Operations


Serviceability

Maximize Uptime and Reduce Costs


Complete Customer Support

A Commitment to Your Success


Sustainability

Making Sustainable Progress Possible


Safety

Designed and Built into Every Machine


725C2Standard Equipment

Air conditioning with R134A refrigerant

Adjustable air vents

Auto shift six-speed forward and single speed reverse transmission

Cat C9.3 ACERT engine

Cat rearview camera

Color Multi-Purpose Display (CMPD) incorporating the rearview camera feed

Dashboard Liquid Crystal Display (LCD):
  • Alert indicator, selected gear and direction, speed or auto shift, review operation and Maintenance Manual (OMM), primary steering failure, seat belt warning, secondary steering failure, Machine Security System (MSS), secondary steering energy source engaged, hour meter and retarder active

Differentials: automatic clutched inter and cross-axle differential locks

Dual circuit oil immersed, enclosed brakes – all wheels

Electrical system: 24 volt, 5A 24- to 12-volt converter

Electro hydraulic hoist control

Glass windows: laminated front, toughened rear and toughened opening side

Guards: rear window, radiator, crankcase and axle

Heater and defroster with four-speed fan

Horn: electric

Lights: cab interior, front, width marker, side, rear, two reversing/work lights, two stop/tail lights, front and rear direction indicators

Machine Operation Monitoring System includes:
  • Action lamp, engine oil pressure, primary steering system, left turn signal, high beam, coolant temperature, tachometer, parking brake, fuel level, right turn signal, transmission oil temperature, brake system, transmission hold, hoist control, hydraulic system, charging system, retarder, transmission fault, traction control system, check engine lamp

Mirrors: extensive arrangement for improved visibility

Mud flaps: wheel arch and body mounted with transportation tiebacks

Product Link PL 321 or PL 522 dependent on location and licensing agreement

Retarder: hydraulic

Reverse/backup alarm

ROPS/FOPS cab

Seat, fully adjustable, air suspension

Seat, padded companion/trainer

Secondary steering – electro hydraulic

S∙O∙S sampling valves

Spill guard, front: integral part of fabricated body

Starting receptacle, electric, remote

Storage: cup holder, under seat, door pocket, behind seat, coat hook

Sun visor

Three axle, six-wheel drive

Tilt and telescopic steering wheel

Tires, six 23.5R25, radial

Two retractable seat belts

Vandalism protection: lockable caps for fuel tank and hydraulic oil tank

Windshield wiper and washer, two speed, intermittent (front)

725C2Optional Equipment

Auto lube installation for automatic greasing of bearings

Body liners

Bluetooth radio stereo system

Caterpillar Production Measurement (CMP) payload monitoring system

Cold weather coolant –51° C (–60° F)

Cold weather start attachment

Engine block heater

Ether start

Exhaust heated body

Fast fuel fill

Flashing LED beacon

Four-point harness

Fuel additive-anti-waxing

Heated seat

Heated rearview motorized mirrors

Machine Security System (MSS)

Product Link PL 321, PL 522, VIMS™ Cellular, VIMS Satellite (where available)

Roof mounted High Intensity Discharge (HID) work lights

Scissor tailgate

Windshield wiper and washer, two speed (rear)

750/65 wide tires