311F L RR

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The Cat® 311F RR reduced radius excavator operates where others don't fit. Offering power, excellent fuel efficiency and low owning/operating costs, the 311F RR is a great option for a wide range of excavator needs.


Engine Power - ISO 9249 71.0 HP 52.0 kW Less
Engine Model C3.4B C3.4B Less
Engine Power - ISO 14396 74.0 HP 55.0 kW Less
Bore 3.9 in 99.0 mm Less
Stroke 4.33 in 110.0 mm Less
Displacement 207.0 in³ 3.4 l Less

Hydraulic System

Main System - Maximum Flow 125 × 2 L/min (33 × 2 gal/min) 125 × 2 L/min (33 × 2 gal/min) Less
Maximum Pressure - Equipment 4424.0 psi 30.5 MPa Less
Maximum Pressure - Swing 3336.0 psi 23.0 MPa Less
Maximum Pressure - Travel 5076.0 psi 35.0 MPa Less

Swing Mechanism

Swing Speed 10.0 r/min 10.0 r/min Less
Maximum Swing Torque 22791.0 ft·lbf 30.9 kN·m Less


Operating Weight 28660.0 lb 13000.0 kg Less

Service Refill Capacities

Fuel Tank Capacity 55.48 gal (US) 210.0 l Less
Cooling System 2.4 gal (US) 9.0 l Less
Engine Oil 2.1 gal (US) 8.0 l Less
Swing Drive 0.63 gal (US) 2.4 l Less
Final Drive - Each 0.79 gal (US) 3.0 l Less
Hydraulic System - Including Tank 42.3 gal (US) 160.0 l Less
Hydraulic Tank 25.1 gal (US) 95.0 l Less


Boom 4.3 m (14'1" ft) 4.3 m (14'1" ft) Less
Stick R2.8 m (9'2") R2.8 m (9'2") Less
Bucket GD 0.53 m3 (0.69 yd3) GD 0.53 m3 (0.69 yd3) Less
Shipping Height - Top of Cab 9.08 ft 2760.0 mm Less
Handrail Height 9.25 ft 2820.0 mm Less
Shipping Length 22.67 ft 6920.0 mm Less
Shipping Length - with Blade 24.67 ft 7540.0 mm Less
Tail Swing Radius 5.75 ft 1750.0 mm Less
Counterweight Clearance 3.0 ft 915.0 mm Less
Ground Clearance 1.42 ft 440.0 mm Less
Track Length 11.42 ft 3490.0 mm Less
Length to Center of Rollers 9.08 ft 2780.0 mm Less
Track Gauge 6.5 ft 1990.0 mm Less
Transport Width 8.75 ft 2690.0 mm Less

Working Ranges

Maximum Digging Depth 18.33 ft 5590.0 mm Less
Boom 4.3 m (14'1" ft) 4.3 m (14'1" ft) Less
Stick R2.8 m (9'2") R2.8 m (9'2") Less
Bucket GD 0.53 m3 (0.69 yd3) GD 0.53 m3 (0.69 yd3) Less
Maximum Reach at Ground Level 26.58 ft 8100.0 mm Less
Maximum Cutting Height 26.67 ft 8140.0 mm Less
Maximum Loading Height 18.92 ft 5770.0 mm Less
Minimum Loading Height 4.33 ft 1330.0 mm Less
Maximum Vertical Wall Digging Depth 16.0 ft 4880.0 mm Less
Bucket Digging Force (ISO) 20007.0 lbf 89.0 kN Less
Stick Digging Force (ISO) 11690.0 lbf 52.0 kN Less


  • The C3.4B U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IV engine burns up to 14% less fuel than the model it replaces, the 311D.
  • The engine is equipped to run on up to B20 biodiesel fuel.
  • Two power modes, high power and eco mode, help operators manage fuel consumption.
  • Auto engine idle shutdown saves fuel, reduces emissions, and extends service intervals.


  • Reduced radius is ideal for work in space-restricted areas.
  • Site prep and finishing work are quick and easy with a wide range of Cat work tools.
  • Utility work is fast and flawless with a Cat bucket and compactor.
  • A coupler lets you swap between attachments in seconds without leaving the cab.
  • See the whole money-making attachment line for your machine at www.cat.com/attachments.


  • The roll-over protective structure (ROPS) certified cab is quiet and comfortable.
  • Automatic climate control helps maintain consistent cab temperature.
  • Joystick consoles and armrests are adjustable.
  • Seats are adjustable and feature air suspension and heated and cooled options.
  • The LCD monitor is easy to navigate and programmable in 42 languages.


  • Booms and sticks are built with baffle plates for enhanced service life.
  • Box-section structures with multi-plate fabrications, castings, and forgings are used in high-stress areas.
  • Greased track link between pins and bushings increases undercarriage life and reduces noise.


  • Many routine service and maintenance points can be accessed from ground level reducing the time taken to check and service your machine.
  • Service doors are designed to prevent debris entry and to make access to fluid taps and filters easy.
  • The cooling package is designed to prevent plugging and has wide clearance to help make blowing off debris easy.


  • The side-view camera is offered to enhance visibility on the boom side of the machine to help make operators more effective and efficient.*

    * Regulation requirement for Europe only.


  • Cat Connect technology improves job site efficiency.
  • Product Link™ system connects owners to their equipment, providing access to machine data such as location, hours, fuel consumption, idle time, events, and diagnostic codes.