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Liebherr R996 excavator specs (2004 - 2024)

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The Liebherr R996 is a crawler excavator that has been manufactured since 2004. It weighs 677 tons and has a transport length of 1... Read more

The Liebherr R996 is a crawler excavator that has been manufactured since 2004. It weighs 677 tons and has a transport length of 12.465 meters, a transport width of 8.25 meters, and a transport height of 9.07 meters. It has a tear-out force of 1500 kN and a dredging depth of 8.8 meters. The maximum reach horizontal is 20 meters, and it has a bucket capacity of 36 U/min and a bucket width of 4.8 Nm. The track width is 1400 HP.

Technical specs - R996 Liebherr


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  • Weight 677 t
  • Transport length 12.465 m
  • Transport width 8.25 m
  • Transport height 9.07 m
  • Bucket capacity 36 m³
  • Track width 1400 mm
  • Max. Reach horizontal 20 m
  • Dredging depth 8.8 m
  • Tear-out force 1500 kN
  • Bucket width 4.8 m
  • Engine manuf. Cummins
  • Engine type K 1800E
  • Engine power 2240 kW
  • Displacement 50.3 l
  • Revolutions at max torque 1800 rpm
  • No. of cylinders 16
  • Cylinder bore x stroke 159x159 mm

More technical details, like: bucket capacity min., bucket capacity max., undercarriage, boom, model series, dimension lxwxh, max. torque, emission level are available in the full technical specs.

Basic model incl. ROPS cabin, traction drive, standard boom and standard bucket

Special equipment

  • Diesel particulate filter
  • Track adjustment
  • Blade
  • Cabin adjustment
  • Overload alert
  • Material Handling Excavator
  • Aircondition
  • Quick hitch hydr.
  • Quick hitch mech.

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