SU488 L - Scoops
With over 40 years’ experience and over 6,500 battery-powered units produced, the Cat® scoop is the obvious choice for a low-maintenance, high-productivity utility vehicle. The products from the No. 1 manufacturer of battery-powered mining machinery are setting the pace in efficient and reliable underground utility vehicles. The SU488 is the strongest and most rugged low-profile scoop ever built.
|Height to Top of Cab||915.0 mm|
|Payload Capacity||9.1 tonnes|
|Height to Top of Body||864.0 mm|
The Cat Control SystemWe have led the way in increasing the productivity of battery powered mining equipment.
State-of-the-Art Drive TechnologyOptional HiPAC 10 VFD - The Cat HiPAC 10 is a DC to AC variable-frequency inverter control that drives high-performance AC electronic motors, which have a superior speed-torque characteristics.
Mine Duty, 37 kW/50 hp Tram MotorThe scoop is equipped with a 50 hp, 110 V DC, class H insulation series wound traction motor.
Explosion Proof, 11.9 kW/16 hp Pump MotorAll Cat utility scoops feature large hydraulic fluid reservoirs for maximum cooling capacity. Each reservoir is equipped for easy fluid-level monitoring.
Heavy-duty Drive TrainWith options and features like full inboard planetary axles and bulletproof outboard and hub-end planetary axles, the Cat Scoop is the right combination for any application.
Human-factor Engineered Operator’s CompartmentFor long-shift productivity, operator comfort is paramount for maintaining a safe working environment.
Heavy-duty Center SectionTo provide superior stability in tough conditions, the scoop offers ball bearing oscillation. The problems associated with three-point-hitch style oscillation are eliminated with the robust design of the pivot section.
Environmentally ResponsibleThe Cat Diesel Power pack, in both permissible and non-permissible configurations, is the cleanest power pack available for the underground mining environment.
- Oversize center sections
- Tape switch type emergency stops
- Wet-disc service brakes
- Cat IGBT electric controllers (optional HIPAC 10 AC drive)
- Multi-purpose contoured bottom bucket
- Planetary wheel drives
- Ground-level battery change system
- Vertical lift and tilt
- Dual tram motors
- Battery sizes from 550 to 1,500 Amp/hrs
- Two-speed winch
- Heavy-duty, forged steel fork frame
- Special rock bucket
- Hydraulically operated cab assembly
- Cat Control Stick
- Diesel versions available
- AC Motors with VFD Control System