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BH160 Backhoe

BH160 Backhoe

At a Glance

Maximum Digging Depth
121 in
Operating Weight
2309 lb
Overall Length
116 in
Reach - From Swing Pivot at Ground Line
156 in
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Cat® Backhoes are used in typical backhoe applications such as digging footings, basements, and drainage ditches, utility trenching, back-filling, and maintaining slopes and embankments in construction, industrial, and landscaping settings. They are ideal for demolishing concrete when paired with a Cat Hammer.

Maximum Digging Depth 121in
Operating Weight 2309lb
Overall Length 116in
Reach - From Swing Pivot at Ground Line 156in
Digging Depth at 610 mm (2 ft) 120in
Digging Depth at 4220 mm (8 ft) 102in
Straight Wall Digging Depth 81in
Overall Operating Height 136in
Loading Reach 64in
Stabilizer Spread - Operating Position 74in
Total Side Shift Travel 38in
Swing Arc 180 degrees
Bucket Rotation 192 degrees
Bucket Breakout Force 7146lb
Stick Breakout Force 3439lb
Boom Pivot Height 17in
Transport Width 79in
Ground Clearance 3.4in
Loading Height 85in
Transport Height 92in
Optimal Hydraulic Pressure 145-235 bar (2100 - 3400 psi)
Required Hydraulic Flow 42-86 L/min (11-23 gpm)
Required Hydraulics Standard Flow