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    Caterpillar 797F Specifications & Technical Data (2017-2023)

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    Weight: 260.69t – Standard tyres: 59/80R63 – Net load: 363t – Transport length: 15.08m – Transport width: 9.755m – Transport height: 7.709m

    Technical specs - 797F Caterpillar


    Notice: Every data listed is verified by LECTURA Specs team experts. However, incomplete data and mistakes might occur.Contact our team with any change suggestion.


    Gross Power - SAE J1995 2983 kW
    Engine Model Cat® C175-20
    Net Power - SAE J1349 2828 kW
    Rated Speed 1750 r/min
    Emissions U.S. EPA Compliant. Where applicable, the Cat C175-20 engine is compliant with U.S. EPA emission standards.
    Tier 4 engine option available to meet Tier 4 Final emission standards.
    Bore 175 mm
    Stroke 220 mm
    Displacement 106 l


    Nominal Rated Payload 364 t
    Rated Gross Machine Weight 623690 kg
    Chassis Weight 215217 kg
    Body Weight 43000 kg


    Type 59/80 R63
    Rims 44" x 63"

    Braking system:

    Service Brakes Four-Corner
    Wet Disc
    Oil Cooled
    Hydraulically Actuated
    Front Wet Disc Brake Surface Area 132259 cm²
    Rear - Wet Disc Brake Surface Area 198388 cm²
    Standards Service and Secondary: ISO 3450:2011
    Parking Brake Four-corner
    Spring Applied
    Hydraulically Released
    Load Brake Rear service brakes

    Body hoists:

    Type Twin, two-stage hydraulic cylinders with snubbing valve.
    Pump Flow - High Idle 1140 l/min
    Relief Valve Setting - Raise 24200 kPa
    Body Raise Time - High Idle 25 s
    Body Lower Time - Float 18 s
    Body Power Down- High Idle 18 s


    Type Self-contained nitrogen/oil cylinders
    rear strut pin-to-pin mounting
    top & bottom double shear clevis attachments
    Effective Cylinder Stroke - Front 99.1 mm
    Effective Cylinder Stroke - Rear 93.2 mm
    Rear axle - Oscillation ±3.96 degrees

    Service refill capacities:

    Fuel Tank 3785 l
    Fuel Tank (Tier 4) 4542 l
    Diesel Exhaust Fluid Tank 375 l
    Cooling System 1160 l
    Crankcase 390 l
    Front Wheels - Each 61 l
    Differentials 1250 l
    Steering Tank 254 l
    Steering System - Including Tank 360 l
    Brake/Hoist Tank 770 l
    Brake Hoist System - Includes Tank 1850 l
    Torque Converter Sump 303 l
    Torque Converter/Transmission System - Including Sump 629 l


    Rear Axle - Clearance - Loaded 947 mm
    Inside Body Depth - Maximum 3363 mm
    Overall Height - Body Raised 15701 mm
    Loaded Ground Clearance 786 mm
    Loading Height - Empty 6998 mm
    Engine Guard Clearance - Loaded 1025 mm
    Height - Top of ROPS - Empty 6526 mm
    Front Canopy Height - Empty 7709 mm
    Overall Body Length 14802 mm
    Inside Body Length 9976 mm
    Overall Length 15080 mm
    Wheel Base 7195 mm
    Rear Axle - Tail 3944 mm
    Dump Clearance 2017 mm
    Centerline Front Tire Width 6534 mm
    Overall Canopy Width 9116 mm
    Outside Body Width 9755 mm
    Inside Body Width 8513 mm
    Centerline of Rear Dual Tire Width 6233 mm
    Overall Tire Width 9529 mm

    Basic model with ROPS cabin and std. trough

    Special equipment

    • Diesel particulate filter
    • Central lubrication
    • Heated dump body
    • Tailgate
    • Aircondition

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