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257D Multi Terrain Loader

257D Multi Terrain Loader

At a Glance

Engine Model
Cat C3.3B DIT (turbo)
Net Power
73.2 HP
Gross Power
74.3 HP
Gross Power - SAE J1995
74.3 HP
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Overview

The Cat 257D Multi Terrain Loader, with its vertical lift design, delivers extended reach and lift height for quick and easy truck loading. Its standard, suspended undercarriage system provides superior traction, flotation and ride quality with very low ground pressure and minimal ground disturbance across a wide range of underfoot conditions.

Engine

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Engine Model Cat C3.3B DIT (turbo)
Net Power 73.2HP
Gross Power 74.3HP
Gross Power - SAE J1995 74.3HP
Net Power - SAE 1349 73.2HP
Displacement 203in³
Bore 3.7in
Stroke 4.7in
Net Power - ISO 9249 73.9HP
Peak Torque - 1,500 rpm - SAE J1995 195ft·lbf

Weights

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Operating Weight 8048lb
Note Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, one speed, OROPS, 1676 mm (66 in) dirt bucket, standard flow hydraulics, mechanical suspension seat, no optional counterweights and manual quick co

Operating Specifications

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Ground Contact Area 1770in²
Ground Pressure 4.5psi
Tipping Load 5600lb
Breakout Force - Tilt Cylinder 5035lb
Rated Operating Capacities - 35% Tipping Load 1960lb
Rated Operating Capacities - 50% Tipping Load 2800lb
Rated Operating Capacity with Optional Counterweight 3000lb
Note Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, one speed, OROPS, 1676 mm (66 in) dirt bucket, standard flow hydraulics, mechanical suspension seat, no optional counterweights and manual quick co

Service Refill Capacities

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Cooling System 3.7gal (US)
Engine Crankcase 3gal (US)
Fuel Tank 27.7gal (US)
Hydraulic System 13.2gal (US)
Hydraulic Tank 10.3gal (US)

Dimensions

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Length - Track on Ground 59in
Overall Length - Track 74.7in
Height - Top of Cab 83.8in
Vehicle Width 66in
Ground Clearance 9.5in
Departure Angle 35°
Maximum Dump Angle 52°
Bucket Pin Height - Carry Position 8.5in
Bucket Pin Height - Maximum Lift 121.7in
Bucket Pin Reach - Maximum Lift 14.5in
Clearance at Maximum Lift and Dump 90.5in
Length - With Bucket on Ground 137.3in
Length - Without Bucket 108.9in
Maximum Overall Height 154.8in
Maximum Reach - With Arms Parallel to Ground 52.5in
Rack Back Angle - Maximum Height 87°
Reach - Maximum Lift/Dump 25.1in
Turning Radius from Center - Bucket 86.3in
Turning Radius from Center - Coupler 55.1in
Turning Radius from Center - Machine Rear 61.2in
Note Operating Weight, Operating Specifications and Dimensions all based on 75 kg (165 lb) operator, all fluids, one speed, OROPS, 1676 mm (66 in) dirt bucket, standard flow hydraulics, mechanical suspension seat, no optional counterweights and manual quick co

Cab

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ROPS ISO 3471:2008
FOPS ISO 3449:2005 Level I
FOPS Level II ISO 3449:2005 Level II

Hydraulic System

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Hydraulic Flow - High Flow - Hydraulic Power (Calculated) 58HP
Hydraulic Flow - High Flow - Maximum Loader Hydraulic Flow 30gal/min
Hydraulic Flow - High Flow - Maximum Loader Hydraulic Pressure 3335psi
Hydraulic Flow - Standard - Hydraulic Power (Calculated) 39HP
Hydraulic Flow - Standard - Loader Hydraulic Flow 20gal/min
Hydraulic Flow - Standard - Loader Hydraulic Pressure 3335psi

Power Train

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Travel Speed - Forward or Reverse - One Speed 6.3mile/h
Travel Speed - Forward or Reverse - Two Speed Option 9.9mile/h

Air Conditioning System

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Air Conditioning The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 0.81 kg of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 1.158 metric tonnes.

Noise Level

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Inside Cab** 83dB(A)
Note (1) Cab and Rollover Protective Structures (ROPS) are standard in North America and Europe.
Note (2) **The declared dynamic operator sound pressure levels per ISO 6396:2008. The measurements were conducted with the cab doors and windows closed and at 70% of the maximum engine cooling fan speed. The sound level may vary at different engine cooling fan spe
Note (3) ***The labeled sound power level for the CE marked configurations when measured according to the test procedure and conditions specified in 2000/14/EC.
Outside Cab*** 103dB(A)