336 Excavator

  • Specs Summary
  • Engine Model
    Cat C3.8 DIT (turbo)
  • Net Power
    106 hp (79 kW)
  • Rated Operating Capacities: 50% Tipping Load
    4800 lb (2177 kg)
  • Rated Operating Capacities: 35% Tipping Load
    3360 lb (1524 kg)

297D2 XHP Multi Terrain Loader

The Cat® 297D2 XHP Multi Terrain Loader, with its vertical lift design, delivers extended reach and lift height for quick and easy truck loading. Its standard, suspended undercarriage system provides superior traction, flotation, speed and ride quality with very low ground pressure and minimal ground disturbance across a wide range of underfoot conditions.

Comfortable Cab

Advanced Display

Powerful Performance

Suspended Undercarriage

Outstanding Versatility

Easy Service

Engine

  • Engine Model Cat C3.8 DIT (turbo)
  • Net Power 106 hp (79 kW)
  • Gross Power 110 hp (82 kW)
  • Gross Power SAE J1995 106 hp (79 kW)
  • Net Power EEC ISO 9249 107 hp (80 kW)
  • Net Power SAE 1349 276 hp (374 kW)
  • Displacement 232 in3 (3.8 L)
  • Bore 3.9 in (100 mm)
  • Stroke 4.7 in (120 mm)

Operating Specifications

  • Rated Operating Capacities: 50% Tipping Load 4800 lb (2177 kg)
  • Rated Operating Capacities: 35% Tipping Load 3360 lb (1524 kg)
  • Ground Contact Area 4800 in2 (2177 m2)
  • Ground Pressure 5060 psi (2295 kPa)
  • Tipping Load 9600 lb (4354 kg)
  • Breakout Force, Tilt Cylinder 7468 lb (3387 kg)
  • Rated Operating Capacity with Optional Counterweight 6072 lb (2754 kg)

Power Train

  • Travel Speed Forward 5.9 mph (9.6 km/h)
  • Travel Speed Reverse 9.4 mph (15.1 km/h)

Weights

  • Operating Weight 10918 lb (4952 kg)

Service Refill Capacities

  • Cooling System 4.1 gal (16 L)
  • Engine Crankcase 3.5 gal (13 L)
  • Fuel Tank 32.2 gal (122 L)
  • Hydraulic System 14.5 gal (55 L)
  • Hydraulic Tank 10.3 gal (39 L)

Dimensions

  • Length of Track on Ground 71.1 in (1807 mm)
  • Overall Length of Track 90 in. (2286 mm)
  • Length w/Bucket on Ground 126 in (3201 mm)
  • Length w/o Bucket 155.2 in (3942 mm)
  • Height to Top of Cab 83.2 in (2114 mm)
  • Vehicle Width 160.5 in (4076 mm)
  • Max. Overall Height 127.6 in (3241 mm)
  • Bucket Pin Height at Max. Lift 7.9 in (200 mm)
  • Bucket Pin Height at Carry Pos. 30.5 in (776 mm)
  • Reach at Max. Lift/Dump 96.3 in (2445 mm)
  • Clearance at Max. Lift/Dump 8.8 in (223 mm)
  • Ground Clearance 30°
  • Departure Angle 52°
  • Maximum Dump Angle 78.1 (1984 )
  • Turn Radius from Ctr - Rear 73.4 in (1864 mm)
  • Turn Radius from Ctr - Coupler 59.2 in (1504 mm)
  • Turn Radius from Ctr - Bucket 91.8 in (2333 mm)
  • Max. Reach w/Arms Parallel 49.6 in (1260 mm)
  • Rack Back Angle at Max Height 83°
  • Bucket Pin Reach at Max Lift 15.2 in (387 mm)

Cab

  • ROPS ISO 3471:2008
  • FOPS ISO 3449:2005 Level I
  • FOPS Level II ISO 3449:2005 Level II

Hydraulic System

  • Loader Hydraulic Pressure 4061 psi (28000 kPa)
  • Loader Hydraulic Flow 40 gal/min (150 L/min)
  • Hydraulic Power 94 hp (70 kW)
  • Hydraulic Flow 3335 (23000 )
  • Loader Hydraulic Pressure 23 psi (86 kPa)
  • Loader Hydraulic Flow 44 gal/min (33 L/min)
  • Hydraulic Power (calculated) *When equipped with Cat 400 Series work tools.

Standard Equipment

ELECTRICAL

  • 12 volt Electrical System
  • 100 ampere Alternator
  • Ignition Key Start/Stop Switch
  • Lights: Gauge Backlighting, Two Rear Tail Lights, Two Rear Halogen Working Lights, Two Adjustable Front Halogen Lights, Dome Light
  • Backup Alarm
  • Heavy Duty Battery, 1,000 CCA, with Battery Disconnect

OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT

  • Gauges: Fuel Level, DEF Level, Hour Meter
  • Operator Warning System Indicators: Air Filter Restriction, Alternator Output, Armrest Raised/Operator Out of Seat, Engine Coolant Temperature, Engine Oil Pressure, Glow Plug Activation, Hydraulic Filter Restriction, Hydraulic Oil Temperature, Park Brake Engaged, Engine Emission System
  • High Back Cloth Seat with Air Suspension, Heated with Recline and Lumbar Support and Fully Adjustable Seat Mounted Controls
  • Fold in Ergonomic Contoured Armrest
  • Control Interlock System, when operator leaves seat or armrest raised: Hydraulic System Disables, Hydrostatic Transmission Disables, Parking Brake Engages
  • ROPS Cab, Open, Tilt Up
  • FOPS, Level I
  • Top, Rear and Side Windows
  • Floor Mat
  • Interior Rearview Mirror
  • 12 volt Electric Socket
  • Horn
  • Hand (Dial) and Foot Throttle, Electronic with Decel Feature
  • Advanced Display: Full Color, 127 mm (5 in) LCD Screen, Advanced Multi-operator Security System, On-screen Adjustments for Implement Response, Hystat Drive Response, and Creep Control; Rearview Camera Included
  • Storage Compartment with Netting

POWER TRAIN

  • Cat C3.8, Turbo Diesel Engine, Meeting Tier 4 Final/Stage IV Emission Standards
  • Air Cleaner, Dual Element, Radial Seal
  • S·O·SSM Sampling Valve, Hydraulic Oil
  • Filters, Cartridge-type, Hydraulic
  • Filters, Cartridge-type, Fuel and Water Separator
  • Radiator/Hydraulic Oil Cooler (side-by-side)
  • Spring Applied, Hydraulically Released, Wet Multi Disc Parking Brakes
  • Hydrostatic Transmission, Two Speed Travel
  • Suspension – Independent Torsion Axles (4) and Oscillating Bogie Wheels
  • Rubber Track 457 mm (18 in)
  • Speed Sensitive Ride Control

OTHER

  • Engine Enclosure, Lockable
  • Extended Life Antifreeze, –37° C (–34° F)
  • Machine Tie Down Points (6)
  • Support, Lift Arm
  • Hydraulic Oil Level Sight Gauge
  • Radiator Coolant Level Sight Gauge
  • Radiator, Expansion Bottle
  • Cat ToughGuard™ Hose
  • Auxiliary, Hydraulics, Continuous Flow
  • Heavy Duty, Flat Faced Quick Disconnects with Integrated Pressure Release
  • Split D-Ring to Route Work Tool Hoses Along Side of Left Lift Arm
  • Electrical Outlet, Beacon
  • Belly Pan Cleanout
  • Variable Speed Demand Fan
  • Product Link™ PL240, Cellular

MANDATORY EQUIPMENT

  • Quick Coupler, Mechanical or Powered
  • Seat Belt, 50 mm (2 in) or 75 mm (3 in)
  • PERFORMANCE PACKAGE:<ul><li>Performance Package H3: XHP Hydraulics, Dual Direction Electronic Self Level (Raise and Lower), Work Tool Return to Dig, Work Tool Positioner, Electronic Snubbing (Raise and Lower)</li></ul>
  • COMFORT PACKAGE:<ul><li>Enclosed ROPS with A/C (C3): Foot Throttle, Headliner, Heater and Defroster, Side Windows, Cup Holder, Radio Ready, Air Ride Seat (High Back and Heated) and Door (Glass or Polycarbonate)</li></ul>

Optional Equipment

OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT

  • Beacon, Rotating
  • Engine Block Heater – 120V
  • Oil, Hydraulic, Cold Operation
  • Paint, Custom
  • Variable Speed Demand Fan with Reversing Functionality
  • External Counterweights
  • Product Link PL641, Cellular
  • Bluetooth Radio with Microphone (AM/FM/Weather Band Receiver with USB and Auxiliary Input Jack)