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At a Glance

Engine Power - ISO 14396
148 HP
Operating Weight Maximum
36400 lb
Maximum Travel Speed
21.7 mile/h
Engine Model
Cat C4.4
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The Cat® M316 Excavator provides top performance with up to 14 percent more swing torque and technology options to get the jobdone faster. Save time and money with up to 10 percent overall savings in maintenance costs, longer service intervals, and 100 percent daily ground level maintenance. The M316 gives you the power to work longer while putting money in your pocket.


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Engine Power - ISO 14396 148HP
Engine Model Cat C4.4
Bore 4ft
Displacement 268.5in³
Emission Standards Tier 4 Final
Note (1) Meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final emission standards.
Note (2) Recommended for use up to 3000 m (9,843 ft) altitude with engine power derate above 3000 m (9,843 ft).
Note (3) Rated speed 2,000 rpm.

Machine Weight

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Operating Weight Maximum 36400lb
Note (1) Operating weight includes full fuel tank, operator, 10.00-20 tires, VA boom, 2500 mm (8' 2") stick, 2600 kg (5,732 lb) counterweight, undercarriage, and 4 outriggers.


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Maximum Travel Speed 21.7mile/h

Hydraulic System

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Main System - Maximum Flow - Implement 73gal/min
Maximum Pressure - Equipment 5076psi
Maximum Pressure - Swing 5076psi
Maximum Pressure - Travel 5076psi

Swing Mechanism

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Maximum Swing Torque 32560ft·lbf
Swing Speed 10.2r/min

Service Refill Capacities

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Cooling System 6.3gal (US)
Final Drive 0.7gal (US)
Fuel Tank 92.5gal (US)
Hydraulic System - Including Tank 68.7gal (US)
Hydraulic Tank 31.7gal (US)


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Boom 5205 mm (17' 1")
Bucket GD 0.8 m3 (1.05 yd3)
Stick 2.5 m (8' 2")
Counterweight Clearance 4.3ft
Ground Clearance 1.3ft
Shipping Height - Top of Cab 10.5ft
Shipping Length 8630ft
Support Point 12.7ft
Tail Swing Radius 7.7ft
Undercarriage Length 16.3ft
Wheel Base 8.4ft

Working Ranges and Forces

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Boom Type VA Boom
Bucket GD 0.8 m3 (1.05 yd3)
Stick R2.5 (8' 2")
Cutting Height 33.2ft
Reach at Ground Level 29.4ft
Vertical Wall Digging Depth 14.5mm
Digging Height 18.5ft
Note (1) Range values are with dual pneumatic tires (10.00-20). Range values are calculated with a GD bucket (CW) and CW-30 quick coupler with a tip radius of 1484 mm (4'10").

Air Conditioning System

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Note The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 0.85 kg of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 1.216 metric tonnes.