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Volvo pipelayer 3005E
VOLVO
PL 3005 E
LIEBHERR
RL 46 Litronic
CATERPILLAR
PL 72
LIEBHERR
RL 56 Litronic
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Engine Manufacturer Volvo Liebherr Caterpillar Liebherr
Engine Model D 8 J D 934 A7 C9.3 ACERT D 936 A7
Displacement 476 Inches³ 427 Inches³ 567.5 Inches³ 641 Inches³
Rated Speed 1800 rpm 1900 rpm 2000 rpm 1800 rpm
Engine Output - Net 1 240 hp 238 hp 211 hp 286 hp
Track Shoe Width 24 inches 28 inches 30 inches 36 inches
Track Shoe Type - Single grouser - Single grouser
Overall Length 16′ 6″ ft/in 16′ 11″ ft/in 15′ 8″ ft/in 17′ 10″ ft/in
Ground Clearance 23 inches 21 inches 17 inches 20 inches
Track Length On Ground 13′ 0″ ft/in 10′ 11″ ft/in 12′ 2″ ft/in 11′ 6″ ft/in
Overall Height 11′ 3″ ft/in 23′ 0″ ft/in 11′ 3″ ft/in 27′ 2″ ft/in
Fuel Tank - 113.5 gallons (US) 109.6 gallons (US) 133.3 gallons (US)
Hydraulic Tank - 29.3 gallons (US) 26.4 gallons (US) 29.6 gallons (US)
Ground Bearing Pressure 9.6 PSI - 8.2 PSI -
Ground Bearing Pressure - Shoe Option 1 7.8 PSI - - -
Rating Standard - Lift - SAE J743B ISO 8813 SAE J743B
Lift Capacity - Tipping 12000 lbs 103000 lbs 90000 lbs 158733 lbs
Rating Standard - Load - ISO 8813 - ISO 8813
Load Capacity 68000 lbs 63000 lbs - 86000 lbs
Transport Weight - 57505 lbs 59846 lbs 68394 lbs
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