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Yanmar VIO 38 U excavator specs (2011 - 2015)

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The VIO 38 U mini excavator model is manufactured by Yanmar. Find and download detailed specs and data sheets for this machine her... Read more

The VIO 38 U mini excavator model is manufactured by Yanmar. Find and download detailed specs and data sheets for this machine here.

Equipped with a powerful Yanmar engine, this VIO 38 U 3.75t machine can provide 20kW or 26 horse power for the mini excavator. The VIO 38 U is categorised in the biggest machine segment in the mini excavators category. The model's dimensions are 4.63m x 1.74m x 2.54m.

The VIO 38 U is manufactured and distributed with Blade and Rubber track. Aircondition, Quick hitch mech. And Track adaption are not provided on this model as of 2015. There are more detailed specifications and machine descriptions available in the original Yanmar VIO 38 U specs data sheet. You can download it for free in English and German on LECTURA Specs.

The production stopped in 2015, where this VIO 38 U was available at a new list price between €44000 and €56000. For more detailed information about pricing and current residual values, check out the LECTURA Valuation system.

Yanmar currently produces 24 other mini excavators, which range from 0.6t up to 5.5t - the most visited on LECTURA Specs are SV 26 CR, VIO 10-2 A, SV 18 CR. Want more detailed specifications? Download the latest Yanmar VIO 38 U specs data sheet on LECTURA Specs today!


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  • Weight 3.75 t
  • Transport length 4.63 m
  • Transport width 1.74 m
  • Transport height 2.54 m
  • Track width 230 mm
  • Driver protection Kb
  • Max. Reach horizontal 3,74 m
  • Dredging depth 3,31 m
  • Model series VIO
  • Engine manuf. Yanmar
  • Engine type 3TNV88
  • Engine power 20.4 kW
  • Displacement 1.642 l
  • Revolutions at max torque 2200 rpm
  • Max. torque 106/1200 Nm
  • No. of cylinders 3
  • Cylinder bore x stroke 88x90 mm
  • Emission level IIIA

More technical details, like: average fuel consumption, fuel consumption range (min - max), bucket capacity, bucket capacity min., bucket capacity max., bucket width, standard tyres, tear-out force, dimension lxwxh are available in the full technical specs.

Basic model with standard bucket

Special equipment

  • Track adjustment
  • Rubber track
  • Blade
  • Aircondition
  • Quick hitch hydr.
  • Quick hitch mech.

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Yanmar VIO 38 U overview

  • Yanmar VIO 38 U features overview

    Yanmar, inventor and leader of the ZTS mini-excavators.
    > 4th generation of Vio machines. genuine zero tail swing machine: neither the counterweight nor the front part of the upper frame surpasses the width of the crawlers. > Possibility to work along a wall. Maximum safety and productivity for the operator. > Cab in line with safety standards: ROPS (Roll Over Protective Structure), FOPS 1 (Falling Object Protective Structure) and TOPS (Tip-Over Protective Structure). Battery isolator. > Cylinder fully protected (Rod and Cylinder) by highly elastic steel plates to withstand possible shocks. > Careful routing and protection of hydraulic pipes on the boom and right side of the machine. You can remove the step towards access to the power sockets and change equipment lines. > Arrangement of control weighted to protected sides panels for any posibilable stock. Additional molded parts on the left and right corners of the upper frame improve impact resistance. > Integrated working light. > Combined use of an excellent system, as well as one that fits into the top APAXATM high pressure converter or more easily thanks to its wide range of features such
  • Dimensions and weight

    3-cylinder Yanmar engineType3TNV88 BQBVA
    Rated output (DIN 6270B)20.9 kw/28.4 HP/2300 rpm
    Displacement1642 cm3
    Max. Torque107.4 N.m./1200 rpm
    Hydraulic circuitSystem capacity60 l
    Max. pressure225 bar
    2 variable displacement piston pumps2 x 38.6 l/mn
    1 gear pump27.3 l/mn
    1 gear pump11.3 l/mn
    PerformancesTravelling speed2.7/4.6 km/h
    Swing speed10 rpm
    Digging force (arm)1820 kgf
    Digging force (bucket)3300 kgf
    Grade ability30°
    UndercarriageGround pressure0.350/0.370 kg/cm2
    Shoe width300 mm
    Ground clearance325 mm
    Blade (width x height)1740 x 320 mm
    MiscellaneousFuel tank39 l
    Cooling system3.5 l
    Transport dimensions (L x w x h)4420 x 1740 x 2540 mm
    Noise level (2000/14/EC & 2005/88/EC)82 dBA (LpA) 95 dBA (LwA)
    Optional equipments4th hydraulic circuit Safety device for loading + Overloading warning device + Loading ring on bucket linkAir conditioning Radio Yanmar hydraulic quick hitch Special paint
    Anti-theft device (with keyboard / with key)Standard ditch cleaning and swivelling buckets"
    Quick coupler 2 additional working lights on cabinHydraulic hammers
  • Tables

    PTOPressure2500 rpm
    0 ~ 210 bar68.5 ~ 38.5 l/mn
    0 ~ 210 bar68.5 ~ 38.5 l/mn

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