Underground Mining Load Haul Dump (LHD) Loaders R1700

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Key Specs

Engine Model
Cat® C13
Cat® C13
Gross Power - ISO 14396
361 HP
269 kW
Nominal Payload Capacity
33069 lb
15000 kg

Overview

EXPECT MORE FROM OUR NEW GENERATION OF CAT LHDS

The R1700 is a huge leap forward in LHD design, technology integration and diesel emission controls.

Benefits

34% MORE FUEL EFFICIENT

Made possible by the Cat C13 engine and ultra-efficient hydraulics.

20% CAPACITY INCREASE

A true 15-tonne loader for both load and haul and truck loading.

65% MORE LIFT FORCE

Noticeable power and performance inside the pile – delivering quick loading cycles.

Product Specifications for R1700

Engine Model Cat® C13 Cat® C13
Gross Power - ISO 14396 361 HP 269 kW
Gross Power - VR Engine - ISO 14396 361 HP 269 kW
Note (1) Power ratings apply at a rated speed of 1,800 rpm for LRCs (VR and Tier 3/Stage IIIA) engines when tested under the reference conditions for the specified standard. Power ratings apply at a rated speed of 1,800 rpm for LRCs (VR and Tier 3/Stage IIIA) engines when tested under the reference conditions for the specified standard.
Note (5) Optional Ventilation Reduction package available. Optional Ventilation Reduction package available.
Note (4) No engine derating required up to 2895 m (9,500 ft) altitude for Stage V engines, 3505 m (11,500 ft) altitude for Tier 3/Stage IIIA engines, and 3200 m (10,500 ft) for Tier 2/Stage II VR engines. No engine derating required up to 2895 m (9,500 ft) altitude for Stage V engines, 3505 m (11,500 ft) altitude for Tier 3/Stage IIIA engines, and 3200 m (10,500 ft) for Tier 2/Stage II VR engines.
Note (3) All rating conditions are based on ISO/TR14396, inlet air standard conditions with a total barometric pressure of 100 kPa (29.5 in Hg), with a vapor pressure of 1 kPa (0.295 in Hg), and 25° C (77° F). Performance measured using fuel to EPA specifications in 40 CFR Part 1065 and EU specifications in Directive 97/68/EC with a density of 0.845-0.850 kg/L @ 15° C (59° F) and fuel inlet temperature 40° C (104° F). All rating conditions are based on ISO/TR14396, inlet air standard conditions with a total barometric pressure of 100 kPa (29.5 in Hg), with a vapor pressure of 1 kPa (0.295 in Hg), and 25° C (77° F). Performance measured using fuel to EPA specifications in 40 CFR Part 1065 and EU specifications in Directive 97/68/EC with a density of 0.845-0.850 kg/L @ 15° C (59° F) and fuel inlet temperature 40° C (104° F).
Note (2) Power ratings apply at a rated speed of 2,050 rpm for HRC (Stage V) engine when tested under the reference conditions for the specified standard. Power ratings apply at a rated speed of 2,050 rpm for HRC (Stage V) engine when tested under the reference conditions for the specified standard.
Gross Power - Tier 3/Stage IIIA Equivalent Engine - ISO 14396 361 HP 269 kW
Rated Power: Gross Power - Tier 3/Stage IIIA Equivalent Engine - ISO 14396 361 HP 269 kW
Gross Power - EU Stage V Engine - ISO 14396 345 HP 257 kW
Note (7) Optional engine meeting the Tier 4 Final and Stage V emission standards is also available. Optional engine meeting the Tier 4 Final and Stage V emission standards is also available.
Rated Power: Gross Power - Stage V Engine - ISO 14396 345 HP 257 kW
Rated Power: Gross Power - VR Engine - ISO 14396 361 HP 269 kW
Note (6) Optional engine with emissions equivalent to Tier 3 and Stage IIIA is also available. Optional engine with emissions equivalent to Tier 3 and Stage IIIA is also available.
Nominal Payload Capacity 33069 lb 15000 kg
Gross Machine Mass - Loaded 138316 lb 62739 kg
Static Tipping Load - Straight Ahead - Lift Arms Horizontal 83218 lb 37747 kg
Static Tipping Load - Full Turn - Lift Arms Horizontal 69635 lb 31586 kg
Breakout Force - Lift and Tilt 53330 lb 24190 kg
Rated Payload 33069 lb 15000 kg
Bucket Capacities 5.7-8.6 m³ (7.5-11.2 yd³) 5.7-8.6 m³ (7.5-11.2 yd³)
Empty - Front Axle 38358 lb 17399 kg
Empty - Rear Axle 56831 lb 25778 kg
Loaded - Front Axle 91412 lb 41464 kg
Loaded - Rear Axle 36846 lb 16713 kg
Empty 95189 lb 43177 kg
Loaded 128258 lb 58177 kg
Forward - 1 3 mile/h 4.9 km/h
Forward - 2 5.7 mile/h 9.2 km/h
Forward - 3 10.2 mile/h 16.4 km/h
Forward - 4 17.9 mile/h 28.8 km/h
Reverse - 1 3.7 mile/h 5.9 km/h
Reverse - 2 6.5 mile/h 10.5 km/h
Reverse - 3 11.6 mile/h 18.7 km/h
Reverse - 4 20.2 mile/h 32.5 km/h
Raise 6.8 s 6.8 s
Dump 3.3 s 3.3 s
Lower, Empty, Float Down 2.9 s 2.9 s
Total Cycle Time 13.2 s 13.2 s
Dump Bucket - 1 - Standard Bucket 7.5 yd³ 5.7 m³
Dump Bucket - 2 8 yd³ 6.1 m³
Dump Bucket - 3 8.6 yd³ 6.6 m³
Dump Bucket - 4 9.8 yd³ 7.5 m³
Dump Bucket - 5 10.5 yd³ 8 m³
Light Material Bucket 11.2 yd³ 8.6 m³
Ejector Bucket 7.6 yd³ 5.8 m³
Bolt Together Bucket 8.9 yd³ 6.8 m³
Outside Clearance Radius 270 in 6857 mm
Inner Clearance Radius 123.5 in 3139 mm
Axle Oscillation
Articulation Angle 44° 44°
Tire Size 26.5R25 26.5R25
Cooling System 19.8 gal (US) 75 l
Engine Crankcase 9.8 gal (US) 37 l
Hydraulic Tank 35.7 gal (US) 135 l
Fuel System 128.4 gal (US) 486 l
DEF Tank 7.1 gal (US) 27 l
Front Differential and Final Drive 39 gal (US) 148 l
Rear Differential and Final Drive 37.2 gal (US) 141 l
Transmission 14.2 gal (US) 54 l

R1700 Standard Equipment

POWER TRAIN

  • Brake axle cooling
  • Brakes, full hydraulic enclosed wet multiple-disc (SAFR)
  • Engine:
    – Cat C13 6-cylinder diesel
    – Air-to-air aftercooler (ATAAC)
  • Filter, engine, remote mounted
  • Electric fuel priming pump
  • Oil filter, transmission oil, long life
  • Precleaner, engine air intake
  • Torque converter, lock-up clutch (LUC)
  • Transmission:
    – Electronic Clutch Pressure Control (ECPC)
    – Auto planetary powershift (4F/4R)
    – Transmission neutralizer
  • Traction control

ELECTRICAL

  • Alarm, reversing
  • Alternator, 150 amp
  • Battery disconnect switch, ground level
  • Batteries, low maintenance
  • Diagnostic connector
  • Engine shutdown switch
  • Lighting, external, front, rear (LED)
  • Lighting, stop, dual (LED)
  • Receptacle, auxiliary start
  • Starter, electric, 24-volt
  • Starting and charging system
  • Reverse alarm

OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT

  • Cab, ROPS/FOPS certified.
  • Color Multi Purpose Display (CMPD):
    – Front and rear brake gauges
    – Transmission pressure
    – System diagnostics
    – Residual brake warning
  • Horns, electric
  • Instrumentation/gauges:
    – Speedometer/tachometer
    – Fuel level
    – Hydraulic oil temperature
    – Engine coolant temperature
  • Operator presence system
  • Automatic Brake Application (ABA)
  • Light, warning, residual brake
  • Monitor, door latch
  • Electrohydraulic implement controls (single joystick)
  • Seat belt, retractable
  • Mounts, radio and speaker (×2)
  • Control units, roof mounted (with service panel access)
  • Storage box, enclosed, 5 L (3 gal)
  • Coat hook
  • Cup holder
  • Armrests and kneepads, independently adjustable

TIRES, RIMS, AND WHEELS

  • Tires must be selected from the Mandatory Attachments section
  • Rims (set of four):
    – Five piece

OTHER STANDARD EQUIPMENT

  • Dump bucket
  • Fenders, front, rear
  • Firewall
  • Fuel tap, manual shutoff
  • Guards, engine and transmission
  • Lift arm positioner for return to dig
  • Radiator grill, swing out
  • Service oil sample
  • Handholds
  • Wear bars:
    – Fuel tank
    – Hydraulic
  • Operation and Maintenance Manual – English and other languages
  • Brake lights
  • Product Link Elite System

CHOOSE BETWEEN:

  • Engines:
    1. Ventilation Reduction C13
    2. Tier 3/Stage IIIA Equivalent C13
    3. Stage V C13
  • Cab:
    1. Enclosed
    2. Open
  • Windows:
    1. Single pane
    2. Dual pane
  • Seats:
    1. Tee seat (with suspension)
    2. Seat (with suspension)

R1700 Optional Equipment

OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT

  • Ride control
  • Reversible hydraulic steering lines
  • Fast fill fuel
  • Fast fill and evacuation of fluids
  • Rims, tube type
  • Alternate implement control functions
  • Battery isolation switch in the cab
  • Autolube
  • High efficiency radiator*
    *Standard equipment with Stage V engine.
  • Light weight material bucket
  • Ejector bucket
  • Bolt Together bucket
  • Bolt-on bucket lips
  • Mechanically attached shroud bucket lips
  • Color rearview camera
  • Tire monitoring
  • Cat payload monitoring
  • Product Link Elite with WiFi**
    **Confirm regional availability with your Cat dealer.
  • Command for Underground remote control interface
  • Cat line of sight remote receiver for the machine
  • Cat line of sight remote console (over the shoulder design)
  • Cat Auto Dig
  • Wireless communications control group
  • Spare rim
  • Guards – lighting group
  • Guards – rear side quarter window
  • Wear bar – cab
  • Ansul fire suppression – wet 57 L (15.1 gal)
  • Reflective tape decals
  • Lifting package for mine transfers
  • Bolt-on, brake release recovery bar or hook
  • Handrails, quick release
  • Additional handrail package
  • Service bay light
  • Truck loading light
  • Bucket cutting edges and lip protectors
  • Mechanically attached wear protection system for buckets
  • Bucket heel shrouds
  • Bucket wear bars
  • Bucket liners
  • Arctic coolant
  • Vandalism protection
  • Arctic fuel (Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel)

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