Motor Grader nomenclature

Cat® Motor Graders.

New Names. More Choices for Productivity And Comfort

Motor graders lead the industry in multi-tasking.  A motor grader can finish grade, mix aggregate and other materials, cut or clean a ditch, clear snow and slope a bank. No matter what the size of the job, there’s a Cat® motor grader made to tackle it—small, medium or large. Recently, we simplified the naming for our entire motor grader line-up. Download the innovative product line here.

TODAY’S LINE-UP: BY THE NUMBERS

The Cat motor graders you know and love haven’t changed — but some of their numbers have. Here’s a quick primer on which machine goes by which number going forward.

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By the Numbers

Maneuverability over muscle.*

Small motor graders are often used by counties, towns or city public works departments for street and road maintenance  and plowing snow. Contractors use graders on a a variety of jobs, such as road construction, parking lots, sports fields, and building pads. The advantage of this size of motor grader is its ability to move efficiently in tight areas. Small Cat® motor graders give you the choice controls between joysticks or a steering wheel and levers. When you’re looking for the ideal balance of maneuverability and performance, there’s a Cat motor grader that’s the perfect fit. 

*K Series will be available in select markets.

Small Motor Grader
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Small Motor Grader

Nothing Stands in Your Way.

With large Cat® motor graders you’ve got the power and blade length to move a lot of material and get to grade quickly and efficiently. Large blade capacity and speed make them ideal for clearing snow or debris from roads in record time. The combination of weight and horsepower help them cut through tough, hard packed materials such as mine haul roads. 

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Large Motor Grader

NEXT GENERATION CAT® 120 MOTOR GRADER MORE PRODUCTION.
LOWER COST.

Choose between steering wheel/lever or joystick controls, tandem or all-wheel drive and a range of scalable grade control technologies. The ground-up redesign of the all new cab delivers enhanced visibility with connecting rear windows, seat options, and new display screen.

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Cat 120

THE COLD HARD TRUTH: 
MOTOR GRADERS DIG SNOW 

Motor graders can be equipped with a variety of front-mounted blades and snow wings to make them powerful machines for snow removal.

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CAT GRADE WITH CROSS SLOPE
FOR MOTOR GRADERS  

Cat® GRADE with Cross Slope is an integrated system that enables operators to achieve grade faster and more accurately by automating the cross slope of the blade. 

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CAT® STABLE BLADE FOR MOTOR
GRADERS—ONE SMOOTH RIDE

Listen to customers who have put the newly patented, first-of-its-kind, Cat® motor grader anti-bounce Stable Blade feature to work and realized the benefits of this breakthrough technology.

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FIND THE BEST GRADER TO FIT YOUR
NEEDS: MINING MOTOR GRADER FLEET
SELECTION & ESTIMATOR 

It’s important to use the right size and amount of motor graders for the specific application and site conditions. This tool can help you define the best fit your application and the number of motor graders required to properly maintain your haul roads based on your specific needs.

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Mining Motor Grader Fleet

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Cat® Motor Graders

Built with decades of design experience, you'll find the perfect Cat® motor grader for your grading application. With world-class cabs, advanced hydraulics, control-type options and technology options, you'll complete your grading projects on time and at a lower cost.

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