Underground Mining Load Haul Dump (LHD) Loaders R1300G POWERFUL PERFORMANCE IN A COMPACT PACKAGE

Features At A Glance

Power Train – Engine – The Cat 3306B engine is designed for power, reliability and efficiency.
Power Train – Transmission – More power to the ground for greater productivity.
Hydraulics – Cat hydraulics deliver the power and control to keep material moving.
Structures – Rugged Cat structures – the backbone of the R1300G’s durability.
Operator Comfort – Ergonomically designed for all-day comfort, control and productivity.
Loader Bucket Systems – Rugged performance and reliability in tough underground mining applications.
Serviceability – More time for production.
Customer Support – Cat dealer services keep underground mining equipment productive.
Safety – Cat mining machines and systems are designed with safety as their first priority.

Product Specifications for R1300G


Operating Specifications



Hydraulic Cycle Times

Bucket Capacities

Turning Dimensions


Service Refill Capacities


R1300G Standard Equipment


  • Alternator, 75-amp
  • Auxiliary Start Receptacle
  • Battery Disconnect Switch, Ground Level
  • Circuit Breaker, 80-amp
  • Corrosive Protection Spray
  • Diagnostic Connector
  • Electric Starting, 24-volt
  • Engine Shutdown Switch
  • External Lighting System, Front, Rear, Halogen Work Lights
  • Low Maintenance Batteries
  • Reversing Alarm
  • Starting and Charging System


  • Cat Electronic Monitoring System (Cat EMS)
  • Electric Horns
  • Gauges
    – Engine Coolant Temperature
    – Fuel Level
    – Hydraulic Oil Temperature
    – Speedometer
    – Tachometer
    – Transmission Temperature
  • Indicator Lights
    – Alert Warning Light
    – Residual Brake Pressure
  • Pilot Hydraulic Implement Controls, Single Joystick
  • Open Operator Station ROPS/FOPS Structure with Removable Canopy Structure
  • STIC Steering
  • Suspension Tee Seat with Retractable Seat Belt


  • Cat 3306B DITA Diesel Engine, 6-Cylinder
  • Crossflow Radiator
  • Duo-Cone™ Seal Guards
  • Engine Air Intake Precleaner
  • Fuel Priming Aid
  • Full Hydraulic Enclosed Wet Disc Brakes (SAFR™)
  • Heat Shields
  • Manual Fuel Shut Off Tap
  • Planetary Powershift Transmission with Automatic Shift Control, 4 Speed Forward/4 Speed Reverse
  • Rims, 5-piece, Tubeless
  • Torque Converter
  • Transmission Neutralizer
  • Transmission Filter Drain Tap


  • Brake Light
  • Bucket, Dump
  • Bucket Lip
  • Catalytic Exhaust Purifier/Muffler Group
  • Cap, Radiator Manual Release
  • Decals, International Picto Graphics
  • Engine and Transmission Belly Guards
  • Fenders, Front, Rear
  • Firewall
  • Handholds
  • Hydraulic Oil Cooler, Swing Out
  • Operation and Maintenance Manual – English and other applicable local languages to select
  • Protection Wear Bars 100 × 50 mm (4 × 2 in)
  • Radiator Grill, Swing Out
  • Semi Centralized Lubrication Points
  • S·O·S port
    – Coolant
    – Engine Oil
    – Hydraulic Oil
    – Transmission Oil
  • Swing Out Radiator Grill
  • Tires and Rims: A tire must be selected from the mandatory attachments section of the machine price list. Base machine price includes a standard tubeless rim allowance only.

R1300G Optional Equipment


  • After-Treatment Options
    – DPF (Flow Through)
  • Brake Release Arrangements, Includes Steering Release
    – Recovery Hook
    – Recovery Bar
  • Brake Pressure Gauges
  • Buckets
    – Cutting Edge, Bolt-On
    – Cutting Edge, Cat Weld On
    – Cutting Edge, Half Arrow, Flat
    – Ejector Bucket Installed
    – Heel Shrouds, Ejector and Dump Buckets
    – Lip Fully Welded or Tack Welded
    – Mechanically Attached Wear Plate System (MAWPS)
    – Various Sizes, Dump (2.5 m³/3.2 yd³ to 3.4 m³/4.4 yd³), Ejector (2.4 m³/3.1 yd³)
    – Standard Lip or Bolt-On Lip
    – Wear Bars, Ejector and Dump Buckets
    – Wear Liner (2.8 m³/3.1 yd³ and 3.1 m³/4.1 yd³ Dump Bucket)
  • Chain Ready Front Fenders (requires chain ready rims, chains not included)
  • Covers
    – Antivandalism for Shipping
    – Guard, Light
    – Rear Grill (Additional Bolt-On Guard)
  • Draw Bar Attachment, Bolt-On
  • Fast Fill System
    – Coolant
    – Engine Oil
    – Fuel
    – Hydraulic Oil
    – Transmission Oil
  • Fire Suppression System
    – Ansul, Powder Based
  • Fluids
    – Arctic Fuel
    – Arctic Coolant
  • Front Light Protectors
  • Hydraulic System
    – Ejector Bucket Ready
    – Alternate Implement/Pilot Control Configuration
    – Alternate Oil Level Gauge
  • Lifting Group, Mine Transfer
  • Lubrication System
    – Automatic
    – Centralized
  • Operators Station ROPS/FOPS Enclosed
    – Air Conditioning
    – Cab Pressurizer and Filter
    – Dome Light
    – Door Strut
    – Heater
    – Radio Ready Compartment for Radio and Speakers
    – Wiper Control, Intermittent
  • Park Brake Automatic Activation
  • Park Brake Switch Engagement
    – Push to Apply
    – Pull to Apply
  • Payload Control System (PCS)
  • Reflective Tape (Yellow/Green)
  • Remote Control Interface (excludes Transmitter and Receiver), Includes Warning Lights (Green)
    – Cattron
    – RCT
  • Radiator, High Ambient
  • Reversible Steering
  • Ride Control System
  • Rim
    – Tube Type
    – Tube or Tubeless (chain ready)
    – Spare (Tube or Tubeless)
    – Rim Identification Numbering
  • Seat Covers, Tee and Standard
  • Secondary Steering System
  • Service Tools
    – Recovery Bar (for use with Brake Release, Recovery Bar System)
    – Reference Parts Manual for Additional Tooling Available
  • Switches
    – Idle Timer
    – Lift Arm Positioner
    – Transmission Neutralizer Override Switch
    – Transmission Pressure ABA Park Brake Engagement
  • Tire Arrangements
    – Tire, 17.5 × R25 VSMS L5S Bridgestone
    – Tire, 17.5 × 25, VSDL Bridgestone
  • Wear Protection Bars/Plates
    – Cab/ROPS
    – Hydraulic Tank
    – Radiator
    – Articulation

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