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R3000H Underground Mining Loader

Super Productive and Built to Last

Our largest underground loader, the Cat® R3000H is a low-cost specialist. Designed for the largest underground mines, it’s a super-productive, durable machine that delivers high performance and long life to lower cost per ton and overall cost of ownership. Safety comes standard, with most safety features built in — including an Operator Present System that protects the machine and operator from uncontrolled machine movements.
Its 100% Caterpillar designed and manufactured powertrain components deliver top reliability and performance. And its durable frame and components combine with improved serviceability to deliver the high uptime you demand.

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    Benefits

    Safety-Infused

    Most safety features come standard, including Operator Present System

    Built-In Power & Performance

    100% Cat Powertrain, high performance long-term durability and ease of maintenance

    Updated & Super Productive

    Designed for the world’s largest underground mines and specializes in lowering costs

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    • Bucket Capacities
      Bucket Capacities
      8.9-11.6 m³ (11.6-15.2 yd³)
      Dump Bucket - 1 - Standard Bucket
      11.6 yd³
      Dump Bucket - 2
      12.4 yd³
      Dump Bucket - 3
      13.7 yd³
      Light Material Bucket
      15.2 yd³
    • Engine
      Bore
      5.4 in
      Displacement
      927.6 in³
      Engine Model
      Cat® C15
      Engine Power - Tier 3 Engine - ISO 14396:2002
      401 HP
      Engine Power - VR Engine - ISO 14396:2002
      401 HP
      Note (1)
      Power ratings apply at a rated speed of 1,800 rpm when tested under the reference conditions for the specified standard.
      Note (2)
      All rating conditions are based on ISO/TR 14396:2002, inlet air standard conditions with a total barometric pressure of 100 kPa (29.5 in Hg), with a vapor pressure of 1 kPa (0.295 in Hg), and 25° C (77° F). Performance measured using fuel to EPA specifications in 40 CFR Part 1065 and EU specifications in Directive 97/68/EC with a density of 0.845-0.850 kg/L @ 15° C (7.05-7.09 lb/gal @ 59° F) and fuel inlet temperature 40° C (104° F).
      Note (3)
      No engine derating required up to 3050 m (10,006 ft) altitude for equivalent Tier 3 engines, and 3506 m (11,502 ft) for VR engines.
      Note (4)
      Optional Ventilation Reduction package available.
      Note (5)
      Optional engine with emissions equivalent to U.S. EPA Tier 3 and EU stage IIIA is also available.
      Stroke
      6.8 in
    • Hydraulic Cycle Times
      Dump
      1.85 s
      Lower, Empty, Float Down
      3.54 s
      Raise
      8.8 s
      Total Cycle Time
      14.2 s
    • Operating Specifications
      Breakout Force - SAE
      61773 lb
      Gross Machine Mass
      180779 lb
      Nominal Payload Capacity
      44092 lb
      Static Tipping Full Turn Ahead Lift Arms Horizontal
      88191 lb
      Static Tipping Load - Straight Ahead - Lift Arms Horizontal
      104199 lb
    • Service Refill Capacities
      Cooling System
      19.8 gal (US)
      Engine Crankcase
      9 gal (US)
      Front Differential and Final Drives
      31.4 gal (US)
      Front Differential and Final Drives - With Axle Oil Cooling System
      42 gal (US)
      Fuel Tank
      406.5 gal (US)
      Hydraulic Tank
      37 gal (US)
      Rear Differential and Final Drives
      33.5 gal (US)
      Rear Differential and Final Drives - With Axle Oil Cooling System
      44.1 gal (US)
      Transmission
      16.4 gal (US)
    • Standards
      Standards
      Rollover Protective Structure (ROPS)/Falling Object Protective Structure (FOPS) Certified Cab
    • Tires
      Tire Size
      35/65 R33
    • Transmission
      Forward - 1
      3 mile/h
      Forward - 2
      5.7 mile/h
      Forward - 3
      10.2 mile/h
      Forward - 4
      17.5 mile/h
      Reverse - 1
      4.1 mile/h
      Reverse - 2
      7.1 mile/h
      Reverse - 3
      12.7 mile/h
      Reverse - 4
      19.4 mile/h
    • Turning Dimensions
      Articulation Angle
      42.5 °
      Axle Oscillation
      8 °
      Inner Clearance Radius**
      127.8 in
      Note
      **Clearance dimensions are for reference only.
      Outside Clearance Radius**
      296.7 in
    • Weights
      Note
      *Calculated weight.
      Operating Mass + Rated Payload*
      172540 lb
      Operating Mass + Rated Payload* - Front Axle
      125187 lb
      Operating Mass + Rated Payload* - Rear Axle
      47316 lb
      Operating Mass*
      128448 lb
      Operating Mass* - Front Axle
      54558 lb
      Operating Mass* - Rear Axle
      73853 lb
    TIRES, RIMS, AND WHEELS
    • Tires Arrangements: Tires Must Be Selected From the Mandatory Attachments Section, Choose Between:
      – Tire, 35/65 R33, VSNT, Bridgestone
      – Tire, 35/65 R33, VSDL, Bridgestone
    • Rims (set of four):
      – Five Piece, Tubeless
    ELECTRICAL
    • Alarm, Reversing
    • Alternator, 95 Amp
    • Battery Disconnect Switch, Ground Level
    • Batteries, Low Maintenance
    • Diagnostic Connector
    • Engine Shutdown Switch
    • Lighting:
      – External, Front, Rear, Halogen
      – Stop, Dual, Halogen
    • Receptacle Group, Auxiliary Start
    • Starter, Electric, 24-Volt
    • Starting and Charging System
    OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT
    • Automatic Brake Application (ABA)
    • Cab Enclosed:
      – ROPS/FOPS Certified
      – Air Conditioning
      – Cab Pressurizer and Filter
      – Dome Light
      – Heater
      – Radio Ready Compartment for Radio and Speakers
      – Salt Resistant Air Conditioner
    • Caterpillar Electronic Monitoring System (CEMS), (dash instrumental panels)
    • Horns, Electric
    • Instrumentation/Gauges:
      – Speedometer/Tachometer
      – Fuel Level
      – Hydraulic Oil Temperature
      – Engine Coolant Temperature
    • Operator Presence System
    • Light, Warning, Residual Brake
    • Low Hydraulic Level Warning
    • Pilot Hydraulic Implement Controls (single joystick)
    • Seat:
      – Seat, Suspension, Vinyl
    • Seat Belt, Retractable
    POWER TRAIN
    • Brakes, Full Hydraulic Enclosed Wet Multiple-Disc Spring Applied, Fluid Released (SAFR)
    • Engine:
      – Cat C15 6 Cylinder Diesel
      – Air-To-Air Aftercooler (ATAAC)
    • Exhaust:
      – Particulate Filter, Flow Thru
      – Particulate Filter, Wall Flow
    • Filter, Engine, Remote Mounted
    • Fuel Adapters:
      – Standard Fill, Dual, Rubber Coated, Double Steel Braided Fuel Lines
    • Fuel Priming Aid
    • Park Brake Switch Engagement, Choose Between:
      – Push to Apply
      – Pull to Apply
    • Precleaner, Engine Air Intake
    • Torque Converter with Automatic Lock-Up Clutch
    • Transmission, Automatic Planetary Powershift (4F/4R)
    • Transmission Neutralizer
    OTHER STANDARD EQUIPMENT
    • Windows:
      – Single Pane
    • Brake Axle Cooling
    • Brake Light
    • Cap, Radiator, Manual Release
    • Catalytic Exhaust Purifier/Muffler
    • Dump Bucket (8.9 m3/11.6 yd3)
    • Bucket Lip:
      – Modular Weld-On
      – Lip Weldings – Full Weld Edge or Tack Weld Edge and Corners
    • Decals, International Picto Graphics
    • Fenders, Front, Rear
    • Firewall
    • Fuel Systems:
      – Dual Fuel Tanks
      – Fuel System Manual Shut Off Taps
    • Guards, Engine and Transmission
    • Handholds (Access On/Off Top Deck)
    • Lift Arm Positioner for Return to Dig
    • Radiator Grill, Swing Out
    • Service Oil Sample
    • Valve, Drain, Transmission Oil Filter
    • Valve, Hydraulic, Standard
    POWER TRAIN
    • Engine Options:
      – Engine, Ventilation Reduction (VR)
      – VR Engine, Flow Thru Ready
      – Engine, Tier 3
    • Exhaust:
      – Exhaust, Purifier, Muffler
    • Fuel Adapters:
      – Standard Fill, Dual, Stainless Steel Covered, Single Braided Fuel Lines
      – Fast Fill, Dual, Rubber Coated, Double Steel Braided Fuel Lines
      – Fast Fill, Dual, Stainless Steel Covered, Single Braided Fuel Lines
    • Secondary Steering System
    ELECTRICAL
    • Battery Disconnect Switch, In Cab
    • Lighting:
      – Cat LED Worklights
    OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT
    • Camera, Color Rear Facing
    • Duct, Air, Flow Diverter
    • Idle Timer (enclosed cab)
    • Instrumentation/Gauges:
      – Brake Pressure
    • Seat:
      – Seat, Suspension, Tee, Vinyl
      – Seat, Suspension, Air, Vinyl
      – Seat Cover
    TECHNOLOGY PRODUCTS
    • Command for Underground*
    • Vital Information Management System (VIMS) Gen 3
    • Payload System, Loadrite
    • Remote Control Interface (excludes Transmitter and Receiver) – RCT
    • *Please consult with your Regional Commercial or Technology Representative prior to upgrading your machine to Command for Underground.
    TIRES, RIMS, AND WHEELS
    • Rim Identification Numbering
    • Spare Rim, Tubeless
    OTHER OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT
    • Brake release arrangements:
      – Recovery hook
      – Recovery bar
    • Buckets:
      – Various Sizes, Dump (9.5 m3/12.4 yd3, 10.5 m3/13.7 yd3)
      – Light Materials, Dump (11.6 m3/15.2 yd3)
      – Light Materials, Dump, Uninstalled (11.5 m3/15.0 yd3)*
    • Bucket Lip:
      – Bolt On Lips
      – Durilock
    • Ground Engaging Tools (GET):
      – Cutting Edge, Cat Weld-On
      – Cutting Edge, Bolt-On Half Arrow
      – Cutting Edge, Shrouds, Durilock
      – Mechanically Attached Wear Plate System (MAWPS) – Bucket Lip Protection
      – Heel Shrouds
      – Wear Bars
      – Liners
      – Overflow Guard
    • Faster Fill and Evacuation Systems:
      – Engine, Fast Fill
      – Radiator, Fast Fill
      – Hydraulic, Fast Fill
      – Transmission, Fast Fill
    • Draw Bar Attachment, Bolt-On
    • Fire Suppression System:
      – Foam, Water Based
    • Fluids:
      – Arctic Coolant
      – Arctic Fuel
    • Guard, Light and Window
    • Handrails
    • Lubrication System:
      – Automatic
      – Centralized
    • Mine Transfer
    • Reversible Steering
    • Reflective Tape
    • Ride Control System
    • Service Tools:
      – Collet Jacking Bolts
      – Recovery Bar
    • Vandalism Protection
    • Windows:
      – Dual Pane
    • Wear Protection Bars:
      – Cab/ROPS
      – Hydraulic Tank
      – Radiator