MP324 Tank Shear

< Back

View Product Downloads
Yes, I would like to receive future marketing communications (such as email) from Caterpillar Inc., its affiliates and subsidiaries worldwide and the Caterpillar dealer network. Regardless of whether you decide to receive these marketing communications, Caterpillar will continue to send service/transactional messages, including those that have to do with any accounts that you may have with us.

Overview

MP324 Tank Shear

Dimensions - Jaw

Units:
Jaw Depth 19.0 in 4.9 mm Less
Cutter Length 17.0 in 4.39 mm Less
Jaw Opening - Maximum 19.0 in 4.85 mm Less
Jaw Width - Fixed 11.0 in 2.86 mm Less
Jaw Width - Moveable 5.0 in 1.2 mm Less

Dimensions - Housing + Jaw

Width 31.0 in 7.93 mm Less
Length 84.0 in 21.29 mm Less
Height 62.0 in 15.71 mm Less

Weight

Weight - Housing, Jaw and Bracket 60.74 lb 2761.0 kg Less
Weight - Jaw Only 24.97 lb 1135.0 kg Less

Force Primary Blade Center 0.0 0.0 Less
Force at Throat 0.0 0.0 Less
Force at Tooth Tip 0.0 0.0 Less
Jaw Opening 0.0 0.0 Less
Weight - Jaw 0.0 0.0 Less
Weight - With Housing 0.0 0.0 Less

Performance

Cycle Time - open 0.018 s 0.018 s Less
Cycle Time - close 0.012 s 0.012 s Less
Cutting Force - Blade Throat 4.88 Sh Ton 4344.0 kN Less
Cutting Force - Blade Center 2.13 Sh Ton 1894.0 kN Less
Cutting Force - Blade Tip 1.74 Sh Ton 1550.0 kN Less

Hydraulic Requirements

Jaw Circuit - Max. Oil Pressure 50.76 psi 350.0 bar Less
Jaw Circuit - Max. Oil Flow 59.0 gal/min 2.25 l/min Less
Rotation Circuit - Max. Oil Pressure 20.305 psi 140.0 bar Less
Rotation Circuit - Max. Oil Flow 10.6 gal/min 0.4 l/min Less

Reduce steel tanks and plate steel

50% Faster Cycle Time

Upto 19% More Force

15-minute Jaw Change

Durable and Maintainable