Large Excavators 336

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Key Specs

Net Power - ISO 9249
311 HP
232 kW
Operating Weight
79100 lb
35900 kg
Maximum Digging Depth
24.7 ft
7520 mm

Overview

Premium Performance with Technology for any Job

The Cat® 336 features standard integrated Cat technology to make you more efficient. With new cab options focused on operator comfort and less fuel and maintenance, the excavator ensures you’ll spend more time producing profits for your business.

Benefits

Up To 45% more operating efficiency

The Cat 336 offers the industry’s highest level of performance with standard technology like Cat GRADE with 2D, GRADE with Assist, PAYLOAD, Lift Assist, and E-Fence.

Up To 15% more fuel efficiency

Get more work done with advanced engine and electrohydraulic control.

Up To 20% lower maintenance costs

Increase uptime and reduce costs with extended maintenance intervals.

Product Specifications for 336

Net Power - ISO 9249 311 HP 232 kW
Engine Model Cat C9.3B Cat C9.3B
Engine Power - ISO 14396 314 HP 234 kW
Bore 5 in 115 mm
Stroke 6 in 149 mm
Displacement 568 in³ 9.3 l
Main System - Maximum Flow 558 l/min (147 gal/min) 558 l/min (147 gal/min)
Maximum Pressure - Equipment 5076 psi 35000 kPa
Maximum Pressure - Equipment - Lift Mode 5511 psi 38000 kPa
Maximum Pressure - Travel 5076 psi 35000 kPa
Maximum Pressure - Swing 4264 psi 29400 kPa
Swing Speed 8.75 r/min 8.75 r/min
Maximum Swing Torque 106228 ft·lbf 144 kN·m
Operating Weight 79100 lb 35900 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 158.5 gal (US) 600 l
Cooling System 10.5 gal (US) 40 l
Engine Oil 8.5 gal (US) 32 l
Swing Drive - Each 4.8 gal (US) 18 l
Final Drive - Each 2.1 gal (US) 8 l
Hydraulic System - Including Tank 98.5 gal (US) 373 l
Hydraulic Tank 40.4 gal (US) 153 l
Boom Reach 6.5 m (21'4") Reach 6.5 m (21'4")
Stick Reach 3.2 m (10'6") Reach 3.2 m (10'6")
Bucket HD 1.88 m³ (2.46 yd³) HD 1.88 m³ (2.46 yd³)
Shipping Height - Top of Cab 10.4 ft 3170 mm
Handrail Height 10.4 ft 3160 mm
Shipping Length 36.6 ft 11170 mm
Tail Swing Radius 11.6 ft 3530 mm
Counterweight Clearance 4.1 ft 1250 mm
Ground Clearance 1.7 ft 510 mm
Track Length 16.6 ft 5030 mm
Track Length to Center of Rollers 13.3 ft 4040 mm
Track Gauge 8.5 ft 2590 mm
Transport Width 10.5 ft 3190 mm
Maximum Digging Depth 24.7 ft 7520 mm
Boom Reach 6.5 m (21'4") Reach 6.5 m (21'4")
Stick Reach 3.2 m (10'6") Reach 3.2 m (10'6")
Bucket HD 1.88 m³ (2.46 yd³) HD 1.88 m³ (2.46 yd³)
Maximum Reach at Ground Level 36.3 ft 11050 mm
Maximum Cutting Height 33.8 ft 10300 mm
Maximum Loading Height 23.2 ft 7080 mm
Minimum Loading Height 8.5 ft 2580 mm
Maximum Depth Cut for 2440 mm (8 ft) Level Bottom 24 ft 7360 mm
Maximum Vertical Wall Digging Depth 18.6 ft 5660 mm
Bucket Digging Force - ISO 47460 lbf 211 kN
Stick Digging Force - ISO 37430 lbf 167 kN

336 Standard Equipment

NOTE

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

CAB

  • ROPS, sound suppression
  • High-resolution 203 mm (8") LCD touchscreen monitor
  • Mechanically adjustable seat suspension
  • Heated seat with air-adjustable suspension (Deluxe only)

ENGINE

  • Three selectable modes: Power, Smart, and Eco
  • Auto engine speed control
  • Up to 3300 m (10,830 ft) altitude capability
  • 52° C (126° F) high-ambient cooling capacity
  • -18° C (0° F) cold start capability
  • Double element air filter with integrated pre-cleaner
  • Remote disable
  • Biodiesel capability up to B20

HYDRAULIC SYSTEM

  • Boom and stick regeneration circuit
  • Electronic main control valve
  • Auto hydraulic oil warm up
  • Reverse swing damping valve
  • Auto swing parking brake
  • High performance hydraulic return filter
  • Two speed travel
  • Bio hydraulic oil capability

UNDERCARRIAGE AND STRUCTURES

  • Long undercarriage
  • Towing eye on base frame

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • Maintenance-free 1000 CCA batteries (x2)
  • Centralized electrical disconnect switch
  • LED chassis light, left and right hand boom lights, cab lights

CAT TECHNOLOGY

  • Cat GRADE with Assist

CAT TECHNOLOGY

  • Cat Product Link
  • Cat GRADE with 2D
  • Cat PAYLOAD
  • E-Fence
  • Lift Assist
  • Auto Dig Boost
  • Remote Services capability

SERVICE AND MAINTENANCE

  • Grouped location of engine oil & fuel filters
  • Scheduled Oil Sampling (S.O.S) ports
  • QuickEvac™ maintenance ready

SAFETY AND SECURITY

  • Caterpillar One Key security system
  • Lockable external tool / storage box
  • Lockable door, fuel, and hydraulic tank locks
  • Lockable fuel drain compartment
  • Service platform with anti-skid plate & recessed bolts
  • Right hand handrail & hand hold (ISO 2867:2011 Compliant)
  • Standard visibility mirror package
  • Signaling / warning horn
  • Ground-level secondary engine shutoff switch
  • Rearview camera and right-hand-side mirror

336 Optional Equipment

NOTE

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

CAB

  • High-resolution 254 mm (10") LCD touchscreen monitor
  • Cat Stick Steer

ENGINE

  • Cold start block heaters
  • Hydraulic reverse fan
  • -32° C (-25° F) cold start capability

HYDRAULIC SYSTEM

  • Heavy lift mode
  • Fine swing
  • Single one-way auxiliary circuit
  • Combined two-way auxiliary circuit
  • Combined two-way auxiliary circuit with hammer return filter
  • Medium-pressure auxiliary circuit
  • Quick coupler circuit
  • Auto Heavy Lift

UNDERCARRIAGE AND STRUCTURES

  • 6.8 mt (14,991 lb) counterweight
  • 7.56 mt (16,667 lb) counterweight
  • 600mm (24") triple grouser track shoes
  • 600mm (24") HD triple grouser track shoes
  • 600mm (24") double grouser track shoes
  • 700mm (28") triple grouser track shoes
  • 800mm (31") triple grouser track shoes

BOOMS AND STICKS

  • 6.18m (20'3") mass boom
  • 6.5 m (21'4") HD Reach boom
  • 2.55m (8'4") stick
  • 2.8m (9'2") stick
  • 3.2m (10'6") stick

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • Premium surround lighting package

CAT TECHNOLOGY

  • Cat GRADE with Advanced 2D
  • Cat GRADE with 3D

SAFETY AND SECURITY

  • 360° Visibility
  • Inspection Lighting

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