Cat 259d is a skid steer that provides ability and efficacy in one vehicle. It does not take space but allows you to work more in less time. After listening to operator feedback and suggestions, Caterpillar has designed a Cat 259d with a sealed and pressurized cab option that reduces noise levels within the operator’s workspace. Additionally, seat-mounted adjustable joystick controls have been included to further enhance operator comfort. With the optional Speed Sensitive Ride Control system, it’s easy to set the suspension to match terrain, maximizing traction and stability. For increasing the driver’s comfort and environment awareness of rough-road driving, Caterpillar offers its optional Speed-Sensitive Ride Control system. Cats are known for setting the pace. In Cat 259D, you can adjust the suspension to match the terrain and have more power on demand. Cat’s Advanced Display gives you more control over your skid steer. It allows you to customize the settings for how implements respond, how the host response and to creep control function works, and what creeps when you let off the gas pedal.
Cat 259D has a self-leveling system that makes it easier to handle in rough terrain. Plus, it’ll dig steadily – even when the ground is uneven. You can choose between direction control and a positioner to choose the point you want the digging to start from. The engine in this skid steer generates maximum power. It has a two-speed transmission and an electronic throttle with a deceleration pedal. Two-speed travel is important because it contributes to the engine’s power, efficiency, and overall performance.
Cat 259d Skid-Steer is a great way to transport heavy loads and cargo locations. It will allow you to do your job faster than ever before and on time. It’s also easy to operate, so if you’re looking for a new piece of equipment, this is the one for you. Part of Caterpillar’s line of effortless heavy-duty work machines, the Cat 259 D3 Compact Track Loader is a powerful, efficient, and versatile machine that’s easy to operate.
Cat 259D Specs
You can find Cat 259D Specs with all the details in the list below.
|No. of Cylinders||4|
|Gross Power||74.3 HP||55.4 kW|
|Net Power||73.2 HP||54.6 kW|
|Displacement||203 in³||3.3 L|
|Bore and Stroke||3.7×4.7 in.||9.4×12 cm|
|Fuel Tank||24.8 gal.||94 L|
|One Speed Forward||5.9 mph||9.5 km|
|Two Speed Forward||8.5 mph||13.7 km|
|One Speed Reverse||5.9 mph||9.5 km|
|Two Speed Reverse||8.5 mph||13.7 km|
|Rated Operating Capacities – 35% Tipping Load||2010 Ibs||915 kg|
|Rated Operating Capacities – 50% Tipping Load||2870 Ibs||1305 kg|
|Rated Operating Capacity with Optional Counterweight||3060 Ibs||1390 kg|
|Tipping Load||5745 Ibs||2610 kg|
|Breakout Force Tilt Cylinder||4965 Ibs||2252 kg|
|Ground Contact Area with 320 mm/12.6 in Track||1483 in²||0.96 m²|
|Ground Pressure with 320 mm/12.6 in Track||6.1 psi||41.8 kPa|
|Ground Contact Area with 400 mm/15.7 in Track||1848 in²||1.19 m²|
|Ground Pressure with 400 mm/15.7 in Track||4.9 psi||34 kPa|
|Operating Weight||8987 Ibs||4076 kg|
|Length Track on Ground||59 in.||150 cm|
|Overall Length Track||78.7 in.||200 cm|
|Height Top of Cab||83.1 in.||211 cm|
|Ground Clearance||8.9 in.||22.6 cm|
|Maximum Dump Angle||52°||52°|
|Bucket Pin Height Carry Position||7.8 in.||19.8 cm|
|Vehicle Width (400 mm/15.7 in tracks)||69 in.||175.5 cm|
|Turning Radius from Center Coupler||54.8 in.||139.2 cm|
|Bucket Pin Reach Maximum Lift||9.4 in.||23.8 cm|
|Vehicle Width (320 mm/12.6 in tracks)||66 in.||167.6 cm|
|Maximum Reach with Arms Parallel to Ground||51.4 in.||130.5 cm|
|Maximum Overall Height||154.1 in.||391.5 cm|
|Turning Radius from Center Bucket||86.1 in.||218.1 cm|
|Bucket Pin Height Maximum Lift||121.1 in||307.7 cm|
|Length without Bucket||109 in.||276.7 cm|
|Rack Back Angle Maximum Height||87°||87°|
|Hydraulic Flow Loader Pressure (high and standard)||3335 psi||23000 kPa|
|Hydraulic High Flow Loader||30 gal||112 L|
|Hydraulic Standard Flow Loader||20 gal||76 L|
|Hydraulic Standard Flow Hydraulic Power||39 HP||29 kW|
|Hydraulic High Flow Hydraulic Power||58 HP||43 kW|
Cat 259D Price
The most affordable option, this model will fit in a standard-sized garage and work for small jobs like cleaning out your storage room or moving light furniture around. However, if you need something a little more heavy-duty, you can spec it out with a larger bucket and other attachments. A Caterpillar 259 D3 with a 0.63 cubic yard bucket at cat’s shop.cat.com retail store is priced at around $68,000.
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