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.
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.
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.
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.