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PipelayerFully hydraulic load line and boom winches provide excellent controllability for precise pipe placement. Counterweight and frame design provides excellent stability.
StructureMainframe is heavy, strong and durable. Full box sections, steel castings and continuous rolled rails provide durable support to the undercarriage, elevated final drives and other integral frame components.
Operator StationDesigned for operator comfort, convenience and productivity. Machine control and vital information is provided at the operator's fingertips. A full day of work is no problem in this efficient work place.
Optional Enclosed Cab
The optional enclosed cab offers operator comfort in any climate. The operator enjoys excellent visibility in all directions because the cab was designed with maximum glass area and includes a skylight window to view the boom and upper block.
The rugged, easy-to-service Cat C15 engine with ACERT™ Technology has a high torque rise and meets worldwide emissions regulations.
Drive TrainThe electronically controlled power shift transmission, efficient differential steering and durable planetary final drives deliver outstanding power transfer and long life to ensure maximum productivity.
The proven elevated sprocket undercarriage isolates the drive train components from ground-induced impacts. Designed to optimize machine balance for best possible performance and extended component life.
Serviceability and Customer SupportCombining easy to access, modular components with your Caterpillar Dealer's advanced rebuild and repair capabilities ensures rapid component replacement and minimum downtime.