316 GC

Small Excavators 316 GC

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Key Specs

Net Power - ISO 9249
91 HP
68.2 kW
Operating Weight
31750 lb
14400 kg
Maximum Digging Depth
18.3 ft
5580 mm

Overview

BEST IN CLASS PERFORMANCE AND RELIABILITY

If you need reliability, durability, high productivity, and low cost, the Cat® 316 GC is made for you. This excavator is designed, built, and uniquely supported to put you on the fast track to prosperity.

Benefits

INCREASED PERFORMANCE

Lower fuel consumption, more swing torque, and increased drawbar pull give you the power you need to improve productivity.

UP TO 25% LOWER MAINTENANCE COSTS

With extended, synchronized maintenance intervals, you get more done at a lower cost.

DESIGNED FOR DAILY WORK

The 316 GC is easy to own and operate and provides the reliability and durability you expect from Cat® products.

Product Specifications for 316 GC

Net Power - ISO 9249 91 HP 68.2 kW
Engine Model C4.4 C4.4
Engine Power - ISO 14396 100 HP 74.5 kW
Bore 4 in 105 mm
Stroke 4 in 127 mm
Displacement 268.5 in³ 4.4 l
Biodiesel Capability Up to B20 Up to B20
Emissions Meets emission standards equivalent to U.S. EPA Tier 3, EU Stage IIIA, Japan 2006 (Tier 3), and China Nonroad Stage III. Meets emission standards equivalent to U.S. EPA Tier 3, EU Stage IIIA, Japan 2006 (Tier 3), and China Nonroad Stage III.
Note (1) Net power advertised is the power available at the flywheel when the engine is equipped with fan, air cleaner, muffler, and alternator. Advertised power is tested per the specified standard in effect at the time of manufacture. Net power advertised is the power available at the flywheel when the engine is equipped with fan, air cleaner, muffler, and alternator. Advertised power is tested per the specified standard in effect at the time of manufacture.
Note (2) ¹Cat engines are compatible with diesel fuel blended with the following lower-carbon intensity fuels** up to 100% biodiesel FAME (fatty acid methyl ester)* or 100% renewable diesel, HVO (hydrotreated vegetable oil) and GTL (gas-to-liquid) fuels. *For use of blends higher than 20% biodiesel, consult your Cat dealer. **Lower-carbon intensity fuels do not significantly reduce GHGs ¹Cat engines are compatible with diesel fuel blended with the following lower-carbon intensity fuels** up to 100% biodiesel FAME (fatty acid methyl ester)* or 100% renewable diesel, HVO (hydrotreated vegetable oil) and GTL (gas-to-liquid) fuels. *For use of blends higher than 20% biodiesel, consult your Cat dealer. **Lower-carbon intensity fuels do not significantly reduce GHGs
Main System - Maximum Flow 247 L/min (65 gal/min) 247 L/min (65 gal/min)
Maximum Pressure - Equipment 5076 psi 35000 kPa
Maximum Pressure - Travel 5076 psi 35000 kPa
Maximum Pressure - Swing 3756 psi 25900 kPa
Bucket Cylinder - Stroke 37 in 939 mm
Boom Cylinder - Bore 4 in 105 mm
Stick Cylinder - Stroke 47 in 1197 mm
Stick Cylinder - Bore 5 in 120 mm
Bucket Cylinder - Bore 4 in 100 mm
Boom Cylinder - Stroke 40 in 1015 mm
Swing Speed 11.5 r/min 11.5 r/min
Maximum Swing Torque 25151 ft·lbf 34.1 kN·m
Operating Weight 31750 lb 14400 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 63 gal (US) 237 l
Cooling System 4.8 gal (US) 18 l
Engine Oil 4.2 gal (US) 16 l
Final Drive - Each 0.8 gal (US) 3 l
Hydraulic System - Including Tank 38.3 gal (US) 145 l
Hydraulic Tank 20.3 gal (US) 77 l
Boom HD 4.65 m (15'3") HD 4.65 m (15'3")
Stick HD 2.5 m (8'2") HD 2.5 m (8'2")
Bucket HD 0.76 m³) (0.99 yd³) HD 0.76 m³) (0.99 yd³)
Shipping Height - Top of Cab 9.1 ft 2790 mm
Handrail Height 9.3 ft 2840 mm
Shipping Length 25.8 ft 7870 mm
Tail Swing Radius 7.8 ft 2350 mm
Counterweight Clearance 3.1 ft 900 mm
Ground Clearance 1.4 ft 430 mm
Track Length 12.3 ft 3750 mm
Length to Center of Rollers 10 ft 3040 mm
Track Gauge 6.5 ft 1990 mm
Transport Width 8.2 ft 2490 mm
Length - Center of Rollers 10 ft 3040 mm
Maximum Digging Depth 18.3 ft 5580 mm
Boom HD 4.65 m (15'3") HD 4.65 m (15'3")
Stick HD 2.5 m (8'2") HD 2.5 m (8'2")
Bucket HD 0.76 m³) (0.99 yd³) HD 0.76 m³) (0.99 yd³)
Maximum Reach at Ground Level 27 ft 3220 mm
Maximum Cutting Height 27.9 ft 8520 mm
Maximum Loading Height 19.9 ft 6060 mm
Minimum Loading Height 6.5 ft 1970 mm
Maximum Depth Cut for 2440 mm (8 ft) Level Bottom 17.6 ft 5380 mm
Maximum Vertical Wall Digging Depth 16.6 ft 5050 mm
Bucket Digging Force - ISO 22120 lbf 98.4 kN
Stick Digging Force - ISO 15470 lbf 68.8 kN

316 GC Standard Equipment

NOTE

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

BOOM AND STICKS

  • 4.65 m (15'3") Reach boom

CAB

  • Sound suppressed with viscous mounts
  • High-resolution 203 mm (8") LCD touchscreen monitor
  • Mechanically adjustable seat with headrest
  • Automatic bi-level air conditioner
  • Keyless push-to-start engine control
  • Floor-mounted adjustable consoles
  • 1-button joystick
  • AM/FM radio with USB and aux port
  • 24V DC outlet
  • Cup holder and storage compartments
  • 70/30 tempered glass windshield
  • Upper radial wiper with washer
  • Openable steel hatch
  • Dome light
  • Washable floor mat

CAT TECHNOLOGY

  • Cat Product Link

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • 750 CCA maintenance-free batteries (x2)
  • Electrical disconnect switch
  • LED left-side boom and chassis lights
  • LED cab light
  • Cat C3.6 single turbo diesel engine

ENGINE

  • Three selectable modes: Power, Smart, Eco
  • 52°C (125°F) high-ambient cooling capability
  • -18°C (0°F) cold start capability
  • Biodiesel capability up to B20
  • Electric fuel priming pump
  • Two-stage fuel filtration system
  • Sealed double-element air filter with precleaner

HYDRAULIC SYSTEM

  • Electronic main control valve, hammer ready
  • Electronic control pump
  • Boom and stick regeneration circuits
  • Automatic hydraulic oil warm up
  • Automatic two-speed travel
  • High performance hydraulic return filter

SAFETY AND SECURITY

  • Anti-skid plating with countersunk bolts
  • Handrail and handhold
  • Lockable external tool/storage box
  • Mirror package
  • Signaling/warning horn
  • Hydraulic lockout lever

SERVICE AND MAINTENANCE

  • Grouped location of filters
  • Radiator screen
  • S·O·S sampling ports

UNDERCARRIAGE AND STRUCTURES

  • Center track guiding guard
  • Grease lubricated track link
  • Bottom guards
  • Travel motor guards
  • 3.2 mt (7,055 lb) counterweight
  • Tie-down points

316 GC Optional Equipment

NOTE

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

BOOM AND STICKS

  • 2.5 m (8'2") Reach stick
  • 3.0 m (9'10") Reach stick

CAB

  • 3-button joystick

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • LED right-side boom light

ENGINE

  • -25°C (-13°F) cold start capability

HYDRAULIC SYSTEM

  • Hammer lines
  • Hammer floor pedal kit

SAFETY AND SECURITY

  • Rearview camera
  • Swing alarm
  • Travel alarm with cancel switch

UNDERCARRIAGE AND STRUCTURES

  • 500 mm (20") triple grouser shoes
  • 600 mm (24") triple grouser shoes
  • 700 mm (28") triple grouser shoes with additional steps
  • 770 mm (30") triple grouser shoes with additional steps
  • Swivel guard

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