Medium Excavators 326 Premium Performance with Simple-To-Use Technologies

Features At A Glance

PERFORMANCE AND PRODUCTIVITY
TECHNOLOGY THAT GETS WORK DONE
WORK IN COMFORT
SIMPLE TO OPERATE
LOWER MAINTENANCE COSTS
BUILT-IN SAFETY FEATURES

Product Specifications for 326

Engine

Hydraulic System

Swing Mechanism

Weights

Service Refill Capacities

Dimensions

Working Ranges & Forces

326 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 (Optional with a Super Long Reach boom)
  • Cat GRADE with Assist (Optional a Super Long Reach boom)
  • Cat PAYLOAD (Optional with a Super Long Reach boom)
  • 2D E-Fence (Optional with a Super Long Reach boom)
  • Lift Assist (Optional with a Super Long Reach boom)
  • Auto Dig Boost

ENGINE

  • Three selectable power modes
  • One-touch low idle with auto engine speed control
  • Auto engine idle shutdown
  • 52° C (125° F) high-ambient cooling capacity with 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

UNDERCARRIAGE AND STRUCTURES

  • Tie-down points on base frame
  • 4600 kg (10,141 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
  • Ground-level engine shutoff switch
  • Right-hand handrail and hand hold
  • Signaling/warning horn

326 Optional Equipment

NOTE

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

CAB

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

CAT TECHNOLOGIES

  • Cat GRADE with Advanced 2D (Optional with a Super Long Reach boom)
  • Cat GRADE with 3D (Optional with a Super Long Reach boom)

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)

BOOMS AND STICKS

  • 5.9 m (19'4") HD reach boom, 2.95 m (9'8") HD reach stick, long undercarriage
  • 5.9 m (19'4") reach boom, 2.5 m (8'2") reach stick, long undercarriage
  • 10.2 m (33'6") SLR boom, 7.85 m (25'9") SLR stick, long undercarriage

UNDERCARRIAGE AND STRUCTURES

  • 600 mm (24") triple grouser shoes
  • 700 mm (28") triple grouser shoes
  • 790 mm (31") triple grouser shoes
  • 900 mm (35") triple grouser shoes
  • 6700 kg (14,771 lb) counterweight

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • 360° lighting
  • Premium surround lighting package

SERVICE AND MAINTENANCE

  • Electric refueling pump with auto shut off

SAFETY AND SECURITY

  • Right-side-view camera
  • 360° visibility (Requires 254 mm [10 in] monitor.)

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