Medium Excavators 325 Premium Performance with Simple-To-Use Technologies

Features At A Glance

HIGH PERFORMANCE DIGGING AND LIFTING
BOOST EFFICIENCY AND PRODUCTIVITY WITH INTEGRATED CAT TECHNOLOGIES
WORK IN COMFORT IN THE ALL-NEW CAB
SIMPLE TO OPERATE
MAINTENANCE
SAFETY

Product Specifications for 325

Engine

Hydraulic System

Swing Mechanism

Weights

Machine Weight

Service Refill Capacities

Dimensions

Working Ranges & Forces

325 Standard Equipment

NOTE

  • Standard and optional equipment may vary. Consult your Cat dealer for details.

CAB

  • High-resolution 203 mm (8 in) LCD touchscreen monitor

CAT TECHNOLOGIES

  • Cat Product Link™
  • Cat GRADE with 2D
  • Cat GRADE with Assist
  • Lift Assist
  • Auto Dig Boost
  • Cat PAYLOAD
  • 2D E-Fence

ENGINE

  • Three selectable modes: Power, Smart, Eco
  • One-touch low idle with auto engine speed control
  • Auto engine idle shutdown
  • 50° C (122° F) high-ambient cooling capacity without de-rate
  • –18° C (0° F) cold start capability
  • Double element air filter with integrated precleaner
  • Reversing electric cooling fans
  • Biodiesel capability up to B20

HYDRAULIC SYSTEM

  • Boom and stick regeneration circuits
  • Auto hydraulic warm up
  • Auto two-speed travel
  • Boom and stick drift reduction valve

BOOMS AND STICKS

  • 5.7 m (18'8") standard reach boom, 2.9 m (9'6") standard reach stick (North America and Australia/New Zealand only)

UNDERCARRIAGE AND STRUCTURES

  • Long undercarriage (optional in Japan)
  • Tie-down points on base frame
  • 4900 kg (10,800 lb) counterweight

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • Two 1,000 CCA maintenance free batteries
  • Programmable time-delay LED working lights
  • LED chassis light, left-hand/right-hand boom lights, cab lights

SERVICE AND MAINTENANCE

  • Sampling ports for Scheduled Oil Sampling (S·O·S)
  • Ground-level and platform-level engine oil dipsticks

SAFETY AND SECURITY

  • Rearview camera
  • Right-side-view camera (not available in Korea)
  • Ground-level engine shutoff switch
  • Right-hand handrail and hand hold
  • Signaling/warning horn

325 Optional Equipment

NOTE

  • Standard and optional equipment may vary. Consult your Cat dealer for details.

CAB

  • Comfort cab: ROPS, mechanical seat suspension
  • Deluxe cab: ROPS, standard sound suppression, air-adjustable seat with heat
  • Premium cab: ROPS, advanced sound suppression, auto-adjustable seat with heat and air ventilation
  • High-resolution 254 mm (10 in) LCD touchscreen monitor

CAT TECHNOLOGIES

  • Cat GRADE with Advanced 2D
  • Cat GRADE with 3D

ENGINE

  • –32° C (–25° F) cold start capability

HYDRAULIC SYSTEM

  • Boom and stick lowering check valves
  • Hammer return filter circuit
  • Combined Tool Control (two pump, one/two way high-pressure flow)
  • Medium-pressure circuit
  • Quick coupler circuit 

BOOMS AND STICKS

  • 5.7 m (18'8") HD reach boom, 2.9 m (9'6") HD reach stick (Europe and Japan only)
  • 2.8 m + 3.3 m (9'2" + 10'10") VA boom, 2.9 m (9'6") reach stick (Europe only)

UNDERCARRIAGE AND STRUCTURES

  • Standard undercarriage (available only in Japan)
  • 600 mm (24") triple grouser shoes
  • 700 mm (28") triple grouser shoes
  • 790 mm (31") triple grouser shoes
  • 8300 kg (18,300 lb) counterweight
  • 6700 kg (14,771 lb) counterweight - optional Europe only
  • Blade with float function (not compatible with 8300 kg (18,300 lb) counterweight)

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • 360° lighting
  • Premium surround lighting package

SERVICE AND MAINTENANCE

  • Electric refueling pump with auto shut off

SAFETY AND SECURITY

  • 360° visibility (requires 254 mm [10 in] monitor)
  • Falling object guard system

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