The Cat parallel loader provides maximum lift and breakout forces, and parallel lift for efficient loading and material handling.
LoaderThe parallel loader means business - more versatility, more breakout force, more lift capacity.
Loader AttachmentsThe hydraulic Quick Coupler enhancesattachment versatility and provides greater machine utilization.
A new level of comfort and visibility has been achieved in the 428C cab. The operator has total machaine control in a comfortable environment.
VisibilityThe Cat 428C is specifically designed for maximum visibility - all around. The sloping front hood and divergent lift arms allow the opeator to see more of the forward work area loader attachment.
Operator ComfortThe cab on the 428C is designed to maximize operator comfort.
Operator ControlsThe Cat 428C backhoe loader provides smooth, precise control, and ease-of-operation.
Designed for strength, performance and versatility.
Caterpillar 3054 T EngineA dry-type, radial-seal air filter has been designed specifically for the 3054 T engine.
Air FilterThe rear axle is an enclosed design that allows extended operation even in the harshest environments.
Axles and BrakesNet horsepower ratings for the 428C have increased to 70 kW (93 hp), a 8-hpincrease from the original C-Series specifications.
HydraulicsThe Caterpillar variable-flow system senses the work demand and adjusts flowand pressure to match it. And Cat XT hose virtually eliminate downtime fromhose failure. If a hose does need replacing, it's fast, easy, and requires no special tools.
Caterpillar CouplingsCaterpillar Couplings are equipped with O-ring face seal fittings for long life and less maintenance.
Stackable CounterweightsStackable counterweights allow easy adjustment of weight distribution without having to completely replace an existing counterweight.
Power-Shuttle TransmissionThe Power-Shuttle transmission provides four speed selections in a constant meshsynchronized arrangement.
Optional Power-Shift TransmissionWork faster with the new optional Power-Shift transmission. One lever does it all. A twist-grip mounted on the left side of the steering column changes speed and direction resulting in increased productivity.
Backhoe versatility and performance
The excavator-style backhoe reaches overobstacles; provides faster, easier truck loading.
Backhoe BucketsCaterpillar backhoe buckets offer superior value in a highly durable product. These buckets provideindustry-leading features.
Excavator Style BackhoeNothing else looks like, or works like the Cat excavator-style backhoe. You reach further and dig faster.
Extendible StickDig deeper and reach further with the Caterpillar extendible stick.
Quick CouplerThe optional mechanical Quick Coupler allows quick and easy connection to tools, and has been improved to provideincreased bucket rotation.
Work ToolsA full line of backhoe tools such as hammers, asphalt cutters, and more isavailable from your Cat dealer.
Load-Sensing Hydraulic System
Power where you need it, when you need it, at any engine speed.
HydraulicsFull production is required all the time - so the Caterpillar variable-flowsystem senses the work demand and adjusts flow and pressure to match it.
Load-SensingCaterpillar hydraulics are truly load-sensing - with closed-center implement valves.
Caterpillar XT HosesCaterpillar XT hoses are used for high pressure applications to substantially reduce downtime from hose failure.
O-ring Face seal FittingsCaterpillar couplings are equipped with O-ring face seal fittings for long life and less maintenance.
Unwasted Horsepower/FuelIn the Cat closed-center hydraulic system, power is delivered only when needed - saving fuel and equipment wear and tear.
Excellent access and fewer maintenancerequirements add up to unparalleled ease of service.
Quick, Easy AccessA flip-open engine hood with pneumatically-assisted lift cylinders provides convenient access to asingle location for fluid level checks.
Lockable Tool BoxThe spacious tool box contains a maintenance-free battery and has ample room for a second.
Reduced MaintenanceFront axle oscillation pin, axles and driveshaft U-joints are sealed and lubricated for life.
Caterpillar customer service agreements turn you investment into profit from purchase to resale.
Equipment Management ServicesBy building a partnership with your Caterpillar dealer, you can focus on youbusiness instead of your equipment.
Maintenance ServicesYour Cat dealer will assist you in selecting the right Cat equipment to suite your need, to optimize productivity.
Predictive ServicesMaintenance Services enable you to maximize availability and performance.
Reconditioning ServicesBy anticipating potential problems and preventing unscheduled repairs, CatPredictive Services make sure that your equipment is always up and ready to run- because maximizing uptime means maximum earning capacity.
Availability of Cat PartsCaterpillar factory-reconditioned partsand components get your equipment back on the job in the minimum of time and with lower repair costs, contributing to reduced operating costs and a more efficient operation.
Off-the Shelf Availability of Genuine Cat PartsGenuine parts, together with highly experienced, Cat-trained specialistsmake sure every repair is right the first time and your machine is back earning its keep in the shortest possible time.
Other Special Features
Optional Power-shift transmission allowsdirection and speed changes to be made with a single lever.
Caterpillar Ride-Control SystemA new Ride-Control system is now available. The system is easily engagedby a switch on the front console.
Backhoe Lift CapacityThe C-Series backhoe has even more muscle than ever before. A new, large-diameter boom cylinder and a redesigned boom structure increases lift capacity, providing superior strength and balance.
Dual-Setting Torque LimiterA new dual-setting torque limiter on the hydraulic pump automatically optimizes hydraulics to match your job application. The result is increasedcapacity and more performance from yourbackhoe.
High Rotation Linkage