Motor Graders 160K

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Key Specs

Base Power (1st Gear) - Net
186 HP
139 kW
Gross Vehicle Weight - Typically Equipped
39035 lb
17706 kg
Blade Width
14 ft
4.3 m

Overview

Power and Precision Drive this Productive Grader

Equipped with a Cat® C7 engine, direct-drive powershift transmission, and load-sensing hydraulics and Cat technology solutions, the 160K motor grader takes on your grading work with power, control, comfort and productivity.

Benefits

Maximize Performance

Power Shift Countershaft Transmission matched to engine maximizes power to the ground.

Increase Efficiency

Aggressive blade angles, optimized moldboard curvature and large throat clearance allows material to roll more freely along blade.

Simple to Operate

Optional AutoShift Transmission maximizes productivity by automatically shifting the transmission at optimal shift points.

Product Specifications for 160K

Base Power (1st Gear) - Net 186 HP 139 kW
Engine Model Cat C7 Cat C7
Displacement 439 in³ 7.2 l
Bore 4.1 in 105 mm
Stroke 5 in 127 mm
High - Ambient Capability 122 °F 50 °C
Note (2) Net power advertised is the power available at rated speed of 2,000 rpm, measured at the flywheel when engine is equipped with fan, air cleaner, muffler and alternator. Net power advertised is the power available at rated speed of 2,000 rpm, measured at the flywheel when engine is equipped with fan, air cleaner, muffler and alternator.
Derating Altitude 10000 ft 3048 m
Note (3) Maximum torque measured at 1,000 rpm in gears 4-8. Maximum torque measured at 1,000 rpm in gears 4-8.
VHP Range - Net 139-154 kW (186-206 hp) 139-154 kW (186-206 hp)
Torque Rise 46% 46%
Number of Cylinders 6 6
Maximum Torque 794 ft-lb 1076 N·m
Note (1) Net power is tested per ISO 9249, SAE J1349, and EEC 80/1269 standards in effect at the time of manufacture. Net power is tested per ISO 9249, SAE J1349, and EEC 80/1269 standards in effect at the time of manufacture.
Blade Width 14 ft 4.3 m
Arc Radius 16.3 in 413 mm
Throat Clearance 3.5 in 90 mm
End Bit - Thickness 0.6 in 16 mm
End Bit - Width 6 in 152 mm
Moldboard - Thickness 1 in 25 mm
Cutting Edge Width 8 in 203 mm
Moldboard - Height 27 in 686 mm
Cutting Edge Thickness 0.6 in 16 mm
Moldboard Sideshift - Right 37.1 in 943 mm
Maximum Depth of Cut 31.1 in 790 mm
Circle Centershift - Left 29.6 in 752 mm
Moldboard Sideshift - Left 33.5 in 851 mm
Maximum Lift Above Ground 17.8 in 452 mm
Blade Tip Range - Forward 40° 40°
Circle Centershift - Right 28.7 in 728 mm
Maximum Shoulder Reach Outside of Tires - Right 89 in 2261 mm
Blade Tip Range - Backward
Maximum Shoulder Reach Outside of Tires - Left 87.5 in 2223 mm
Front Axle - Wheel Lean - Left/Right 18° 18°
Circle - Outer Diameter 61.1 in 1553 mm
Front Axle - Total Oscillation per Side 32° 32°
Gross Vehicle Weight - Typically Equipped 39035 lb 17706 kg
Gross Vehicle Weight - Base - Rear Axle 23646 lb 10726 kg
Gross Vehicle Weight - Typically Equipped - Front Axle 11324 lb 5136 kg
Gross Vehicle Weight - Typically Equipped - Total 39035 lb 17706 kg
Gross Vehicle Weight - Base - Front Axle 9831 lb 4459 kg
Gross Vehicle Weight - Base - Total 33477 lb 15185 kg
Gross Vehicle Weight - Typically Equipped - Rear Axle 27711 lb 12570 kg

160K Standard Equipment

NOTE

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

Electrical

  • Alternator, 115 ampere
  • Backup alarm, reversing lights
  • Batteries, maintenance free 750 CCA
  • Common fuse block
  • Electrical system, 24 volt
  • Horn, electric
  • Indication display
  • Lights, stop and tail
  • Motor, starting
  • Product Link ready
  • Working lights

Operator Environment

  • Accelerator
  • Control console, adjustable
  • Gauge cluster (includes voltmeter, articulation, engine coolant temperature, air brake pressure and fuel level)
  • Guard rails, operator station
  • Hydraulic controls, load sensing (right/left blade lift, circle drive, centershift, sideshift, front wheel lean and articulation)
  • Indicator lights (includes high beam, LH and RH turn, low engine oil pressure, throttle lock, check engine, transmission filter bypass and check, centershift pin, brake air pressure, parking brake engaged, auto shift)
  • Key start/stop switch
  • Meter, hour
  • Power steering, hydraulic
  • Seat, vinyl-covered static
  • Seat belt
  • Steering wheel, tilt, adjustable
  • Storage area, cooler/lunch box
  • Throttle, electronic control

Power Train

  • Air cleaner, dry type radial seal with service indicator and automatic dust ejector
  • Air to air after cooler (ATAAC)
  • Blower fan
  • Brakes, oil disc, four-wheel air actuated
  • Differential with lock/unlock
  • Eco mode
  • Engine idle shutdown
  • Engine, Cat C7 diesel with automatic engine derate and idle control - Emits equivalent to Tier 3/Stage IIIA
  • Fuel water separator
  • Muffler, under hood
  • Next gen filter design
  • Parking brake, multi-disc, sealed and oil cooled
  • Prescreener
  • Priming pump fuel, resiliently mounted
  • Sediment drain, fuel tank
  • Tandem drive
  • Transmission, 8 speed forward and 6 speed reverse, power shift, direct drive with electronic shift control and overspeed protection
  • VHP (Variable Horse Power)

Other Standard Equipment

  • Blade Float
  • Bumper, rear
  • CD ROM Parts Book
  • Circle drive slip clutch
  • Cutting edges, 152 mm x 16 mm (6 in x 5/8 in) curved DH-2 steel
  • Doors, engine compartment
  • Drawbar, 6 shoe, replaceable nylon composite wear strips
  • End bits, 16 mm (5/8 in) DH-2 steel
  • Frame, articulated with safety lock
  • Fuel tank, 305 L (80.6 gal)
  • Ground level engine shutdown
  • Link bar, 7 position
  • Moldboard, 3658 mm x 610 mm x 22 mm (12 ft x 24 in x 7/8 in) blade with hydraulic sideshift and mechanical tip
  • Moldboard, 4267 mm x 686 mm x 25 mm (14 ft x 27 in x 1 in) blade with hydraulic sideshift and tip
  • SOS ports, engine, hydraulic, transmission and cooling
  • Toolbox with padlock
  • Vandalism protection - including cap locks for hydraulic tank, radiator access cover, fuel tank, engine and transmission oil check/fill and lockable battery boxes

Antifreeze

  • Extended Life Coolant to -35 degrees Celcius (-30 degrees Fahrenheit)

160K Optional Equipment

NOTE

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

Guards

  • Guard, transmission

Operator Environment

  • Air conditoiner with heater
  • Heater, cab

Cab/Canopy

  • Cab, ROPS
  • Cab, Non-ROPS
  • Canopy, ROPS
  • Seat, vinyl adjustable
  • Seat, cloth, contour
  • Fan, defroster, front window
  • Fan, defroster, rear window
  • Sun shade, rear
  • Wiper/washer, rear
  • Wipers, intermittent front
  • Mirrors, dual inside
  • Mirror, heated
  • Mirrors, outside mounted
  • Power port, 12V accessory
  • Radio, Bluetooth
  • Radio ready entertainment
  • Rear vision camera
  • Tachometer/speedometer

Ripper/Scarifier

  • Ripper/scarifier, rear mounted
  • Scarifier, mid mounted, V-Type

Lights

  • Bar mounted, low directional and headlights
  • Beacon light
  • Combination headlight
  • Cab and bar mounted, high, directional, headlights and work lights
  • Rear facing cab lights

Power Train

  • Autoshift

Other Attachments

  • Cross Slope Indicate
  • Product Link
  • Product Link Elite
  • Snow Wing Mounting, frame-ready
  • AccuGrade ARO
  • Dryer, air
  • Push plate, counterweight
  • Accumulator, blade lift
  • Battery, extreme duty (1,400 CCA)
  • Ether, starting aid
  • Heater, engine coolant, 220V
  • Circle Saver
  • Ripper tow package

Hydraulics

  • Pump, hydraulic, high capacity (210 L/min, 55.7 gal/min)
  • Hydraulic arrangements with one ormore additional hydraulic valves are available for rear ripper, mid-mount scarifier, dozer, snow plow and snow wing

Blades, Moldboards

  • Blade, 3658 mm x 610 mm x 22 mm (12' x 24" x 7/8") with hydraulic sideshift and tip and 5/8" end bits cutting edge 203 mm x 19 mm (8" x 3/4") - for use with 4.3 m (14') blade
  • End bits, overlay, reversible pair for use with 203 mm (8") cutting edges

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