Excavators 345 GC Durable, Low Cost Performance for Standard, Everyday Work

Product Specifications for 345 GC

Engine

Hydraulic System

Swing Mechanism

Weights

Service Refill Capacities

Dimensions

Working Ranges & Forces

345 GC Standard Equipment

CAB

  • ROPS, standard sound suppression
  • High-resolution 203 mm (8") LCD touch screen monitor
  • Mechanically adjustable seat

ENGINE

  • Two selectable modes: Power, Smart
  • Automatic engine speed control
  • Up to 3300 m (10,830 ft) altitude capability
  • 52° C (126° F) high-ambient cooling capacity 
  • -18° C (0° F) cold start capability
  • Double element air filter with integrated precleaner
  • Biodiesel capability up to B20

HYDRAULIC SYSTEM

  • Boom and stick regeneration circuit
  • Electronic main control valve
  • Automatic hydraulic oil warm up
  • Reverse swing damping valve
  • Automatic swing parking brake
  • High performance hydraulic return filter
  • Two speed travel
  • Bio hydraulic oil capability
  • Long undercarriage

UNDERCARRIAGE AND STRUCTURES

  • Towing eye on baseframe (ISO 15818 Compliant)
  • 9 mt (19, 842 lb) counterweight

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • Maintenance-free 1000 CCA batteries (x2)
  • Centralized electrical disconnect switch
  • LED chassis light, RH and LH boom lights, cab lights

CAT TECHNOLOGY

  • Cat Product Link
  • Auto Hammer Stop

SERVICE AND MAINTENANCE

  • Grouped location of engine oil & fuel filters
  • Scheduled Oil Sampling (S.O.S) sampling ports

SAFETY AND SECURITY

  • Caterpillar One Key security system
  • Lockable external tool / storage box
  • Lockable door, fuel, and hydraulic tank locks
  • Lockable fuel drain compartment
  • Service platform with anti-skid plate & recessed bolts
  • RH handrail & hand hold (ISO 2867 Compliant)
  • Signaling / warning horn
  • Standard visibility mirror package
  • Ground-level secondary engine shutoff switch
  • Rearview camera and right-hand-side mirror

345 GC Optional Equipment

ENGINE

  • Cold start block heaters
  • -32° C (-25° F) cold start capability

HYDRAULIC SYSTEM

  • Fine swing
  • Combined two-way auxiliary-circuit
  • Combined two-way auxiliary-circuit with hammer return filter

UNDERCARRIAGE AND STRUCTURES

  • 600mm (24") double grouser track shoes
  • 600mm (24") HD triple grouser track shoes
  • 600mm (24") triple grouser track shoes
  • 700mm (28") triple grouser track shoes

BOOMS AND STICKS

  • 6.55 (21'6") Mass boom
  • 6.9m (22'8") Reach boom
  • 2.55 (8'4") Mass stick
  • 2.9m (9'6") Reach stick
  • 2.9m (9'6") HD Reach stick
  • 3.0m (9'10") Mass stick
  • 3.35m (11') Reach stick
  • 3.35m (11') HD Reach stick

SERVICE AND MAINTENANCE

  • Electric refueling pump with automatic shutoff

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Cat® Product Link™ wirelessly connects you to your equipment giving you valuable insight into how your machine or fleet is performing. Information such as location, hours, fuel usage, productivity, idle time, and diagnostic codes are made available through online web applications so that you can make timely, fact-based decisions to maximize efficiency, improve productivity, and lower the cost of owning and operating your fleet. Available with satellite or cellular connectivity.

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