Cat Backhoe Loader on illustrated jobsite
Cat Backhoe Loader on illustrated jobsite

Cat® Backhoe Loaders: Operate at Your Best

Choosing a Cat® backhoe loader means you don’t have to decide between versatility, comfort and performance. With attachments for any job, an air-conditioned cab, multiple control options and the power to match, you’ll probably start wondering what these backhoe loaders can’t do.

Give your productivity an upgrade.

Here’s a gift to you and your jobsite that will keep on giving: the Cat 420 XE. Unmatched performance? Check. Increased fuel efficiency? Yes. Attachments for any job? Sure. How about the most comfortable cabin in its class? Definitely. It’s time to start enjoying your work.

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Watch the performance, witness the comfort, and get to know the smart attachments of the Cat Backhoe Loader.

Here’s the power you want.

 

You’re going to like these numbers.

Power, versatility, efficiency and comfort. These center pivot backhoe loaders are packed with innovative features that make your best even better.

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415 IL Backhoe Loader

415 IL

Net Power
69 hp

Operating Weight
17637 lb

Engine Model
Cat C3.6

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416 Backhoe Loader

416

Net Power
70 - 86 hp

Dig Depth - Standard
14 ft

Operating Weight - Maximum
24251 lb

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420 Backhoe Loader

420

Net Power
92 - 110 hp

Dig Depth - Standard
14 ft

Operating Weight - Maximum
24251 lb

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420 XE Backhoe Loader

420 XE

Net Power
92 - 110 hp

Dig Depth - Standard
14 ft

Operating Weight - Maximum
24251 lb

Ease of Operation
Seat-mounted controls

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416 Backhoe Loader

430

Net Power
107 hp

Dig Depth - Standard
15.1 ft

Operating Weight - Maximum
24251 lb

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440 Backhoe Loader

440

Net Power
104 hp

Dig Depth - Standard
15.5 ft

Operating Weight - Maximum
29321 lb

Ease of Operation
Seat-mounted controls

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450 Backhoe Loader

450

Net Power
131 hp

Dig Depth - Standard
17 ft

Operating Weight - Maximum
29321 lb

Ease of Operation
Seat-mounted controls

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Tight Spaces?

 

These side shift backhoe loaders fit right in.

Backed up against a wall? In a tight spot? Between a road and a truck? That’s where side shift backhoe loaders thrive.

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428 Backhoe Loader

428

Net Power
70 hp

Operating Capacity
18232 lb

Operating Weight
24251 lb

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432 Backhoe Loader

432

Power - Net
92 hp

Operating Capacity
18671 lb

Operating Weight
24251 lb

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434 Backhoe Loader

434

Net Power
92 hp

Operating Capacity
20216 lb

Operating Weight
25353 lb

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Your Meet-Any-Challenge Machine

When you operate a Cat backhoe loader, you get the full package: versatility, comfort and performance. With class-leading features, safety as standard and plenty of power to match, it’s time to take control of your jobsite.

A Machine for any Occasion

If you could only bring one machine to a desert island jobsite, it should probably be a Cat backhoe loader. The single-tilt IT loader coupler and thumb-roller aux control mean easy attachment use and replacement on both ends. Loader settings, like selectable parallel lift and programmable kickouts, make repetitive tasks of loading pallets or dump trucks quick, consistent and efficient. You get everything and more in one package.

Cat Backhoe Loaders are purpose-built with versatility in mind so you can tackle any jobsite task.
Cat Backhoe Loaders are purpose-built with versatility in mind so you can tackle any jobsite task.

Comfort is Paramount

After a long day, the last thing you want is to deal with aches and pains while you try to relax. Well, the new Cat backhoe loaders come with features that will keep you upright. With operator-first features like powershift transmission and seat-mounted controls, as well as industry-exclusive dual mode—which allows you to easily operate the hoe or loader in any position—staying comfortable all day is natural.

After using a new Cat backhoe loader, you might start wondering if you could get its seat for your living room.
After using a new Cat backhoe loader, you might start wondering if you could get its seat for your living room.

Get the most out of your machine.

How would you like more torque, breakout force and improved hydraulic response? Agile and responsive controls? Get all of the above, along with 15% more boom lift performance and up to 10% improved fuel efficiency.

Get performance where you need it and when you want it with the Cat backhoe loaders.
Get performance where you need it and when you want it with the Cat backhoe loaders.

Beyond the Iron

What’s better—a machine that does one job well, or a machine that does several jobs well? If you’re in camp two, then you’re in luck. With a variety of attachments and upgrade kits to conquer any jobsite tasks, a Cat backhoe loader will soon be your favorite piece of equipment.

Attachments

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Backhoe Loader Hammer Attachment

From specialized buckets to hydraulic hammers and mulchers, we have the tools to help you get the job done—and done well.

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Upgrade Kits

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Upgrade Kits

You have access to a wide array of upgrades to make your favorite machine even better:

  • Loader Coupler
  • Auto-shift conversion
  • 415 IL PTO Kit

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Technology

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Technology

The Cat D3 Series Skid Steer and Compact Track Loaders come stuffed with the operator-assist technology features that will help you make your best even better.

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Additional resources and more

With the bucketloads of features, attachments and innovations that come with Cat backhoe loaders, there are also bucketloads of resources to help you get to know the ins and outs of these beasts. From articles to brochures to real-life customer stories, there are plenty of reasons why these outperform the rest.

Features and Stories

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Cat® 420 XE Backhoe Loader Customer Story - F&H Contractor

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Cat® 420 XE Backhoe Loader Customer Story - Tri State Excavating

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Cat 420 XE Backhoe Loader at Work

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Cat 420 XE Backhoe Loader Features and Benefits

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Cat 415 and 416 Backhoe Loader - Features and Benefits

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Cat 420 and 430 Backhoe Loader - Features and Benefits

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New Cat Backhoe Loader Seat Mounted Controls

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Cat 440 Backhoe Loader Customer Story - Solid Rock Excavation

Cat 420 XE Backhoe Loader Customer Story - F&H Contractor
Cat 420 XE Backhoe Loader Customer Story - Tri State Excavating
Cat 420 XE Backhoe Loader at Work
Cat 420 XE Backhoe Loader Features and Benefits
Cat 415 and 416 Backhoe Loader - Features and Benefits
Cat 420 and 430 Backhoe Loader - Features and Benefits
New Cat Backhoe Loader Seat Mounted Controls
Cat 440 Backhoe Loader Customer Story - Solid Rock Excavation

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Backhoe Loader Compare Brochure

Seat-Mounted Controls

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Backhoe Loader Seat-Mounted Controls Brochure

Offer of 0% is for a loan term of 48 months, valid from March 1, 2024 through June 30, 2024 on new compact (compact track loaders, compact wheel loaders, micro/mini excavators, skid steer loaders) and small (backhoe loaders, telehandlers, small track type tractors, small wheel loaders) Cat machines sold by participating Cat dealers to customers in the USA or Canada. The credit of up to $500 USD for CVA purchase can only be applied toward the purchase of a qualifying Cat Customer Value Agreement (CVA). Purchases (both machine and CVA) and machine delivery must occur by June 30, 2024. Offer subject to machine availability and credit approval by Cat Financial. Not all customers will qualify. Amount of the CVA credit cannot exceed the price of the qualifying CVA. CVA must be at least 2yr/1000hr and must include 1-year Preventative Maintenance Parts Kit, TA1 annual Inspection, signed CVA contract, and Product LinkTM. Amount of credit towards CVA is the same for all models. Offer may change without prior notice and cannot be combined with any other offers. Additional terms and conditions will apply. Contact your Cat dealer for details.

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