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326F L Hydraulic Excavator

The 326F OEM is built to keep your production numbers high and your owning and operating costs low. The machine’s C7.1 ACERT engine not only meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final emission standards, but it does so with all the power, fuel efficiency, and reliability you need to be successful. Where the real power comes in is through Caterpillar’s unparalleled systems integration and state-of-the-art hydraulic system. This excavator is adaptable to the job you need done, and more solutions means more value, which means more revenue. When you add a quiet operator environment that keeps you comfortable and productive and easy-to-reach service points that make routine maintenance simple and fast, you simply won’t find a better, more efficient 26-ton excavator. If productivity, comfort, versatility, and fuel efficiency are what you want, you need a 326F in your fleet.

  • Engine Model
    Cat® C7.1 ACERT™
  • Net Flywheel Power
    203.0 hp
  • Bore
    4.13 in
  • Stroke
    5.31 in
Engine Model
Cat® C7.1 ACERT™
Net Flywheel Power
203.0 hp
4.13 in
5.31 in
428.0 in3
Net Power
203.0 hp
Gross Power
207.0 hp
Frontless Weight
46740 lb
Maximum Operating Weight
64831.0 lb
*Dependent on application, Review
Service Refill Capacities
Fuel Tank Capacity
137.4 gal
Cooling System
7.9 gal
Final Drive
1.6 gal
Hydraulic System
75.3 gal
Hydraulic Tank
46.2 gal
Engine Oil
6.3 gal
Swing Drive
2.3 gal
DEF Tank
10.8 gal
Swing Mechanism
Swing Speed
9.0 rpm
Swing Torque
54137.0 lbf-ft
Maximum Drawbar Pull
50807.0 lbf
Maximum Travel Speed
3.3 mph
Hydraulic System
Main System
134.0 gal/min
Maximum Pressure
5511.0 psi
Maximum Pressure
5076.0 psi
Maximum Pressure
5366.0 psi
Maximum Pressure
3973.0 psi
Pilot System
5.4 gal/min
Pilot System
595.0 psi
Sound Performance
ISO 6396
71.0 dB(A)
ISO 6395
104.0 dB(A)
ISO 10265 2008
ISO 10262 1998
Number of Shoes
Number of Track Rollers
Number of Carrier Rollers
    • C7.1 ACERT diesel engine
    • Biodiesel capable
    • Meets Tier 4 Final emission standards
    • 4600 m (15,090 ft) altitude capability
    • Electric fuel lifting pump
    • Automatic engine speed control: – Standard, economy and high power modes
    • Two-speed travel
    • Side-by-side cooling system
    • Radial seal air filter
    • Primary filter with water separator and water separator indicator switch
    • Fuel differential indicator switch in fuel line
    • 1×4 micron main filters
    • 1×10 micron primary fuel line filter
    • Reverse swing dampening valve
    • Automatic swing parking brake
    • High-performance hydraulic return filter
    • Capability of installing HP stackable valve and medium and QC valve
    • Capability of installing additional auxiliary pump and circuit
    • Capability of installing boom lowering control device and stick lowering check valve
    • Capability of installing Cat Bio hydraulic oil
  • CAB
    • Pressurized operator station with positive filtration
    • Mirror package
    • Sliding upper door window (left-hand cab door)
    • Glass-breaking safety hammer
    • Removable lower windshield with in cab storage bracket
    • Coat hook
    • Beverage holder
    • Literature holder
    • Radio with MP3 auxiliary audio port
    • Two stereo speakers
    • Storage shelf suitable for lunch or toolbox
    • Color LCD display with warning, filter/fluid change, and working hour information
    • Adjustable armrest
    • Height adjustable joystick consoles
    • Neutral lever (lock out) for all controls
    • Travel control pedals with removable hand levers
    • Capability of installing two additional pedals
    • Two power outlets, 10 amp (total)
    • Laminated glass front upper window and tempered other windows
    • Grease Lubricated Track GLT2, resin seal
    • Towing eye on base frame
    • 115 amp alternator
    • Circuit breaker
    • Capability to electrically connect a beacon
    • Cab lights with time delay
    • Exterior lights integrated into storage box
    • Cat one key security system
    • Door locks
    • Cap locks on fuel and hydraulic tanks
    • Lockable external tool/storage box
    • Signaling/warning horn
    • Secondary engine shutoff switch
    • Openable skylight for emergency exit
    • Rearview camera
    • Electric refueling pump with auto shut off
    • Starting kit, cold weather, –32° C (–26° F)
    • Jump start receptacle
    • Quick drains, engine and hydraulic oil
    • Control pattern quick-changer, two way
    • Additional circuit
    • High-pressure line
    • Medium-pressure line
    • Tool control system
  • CAB
    • Cab hatch emergency exit
    • Seat, high-back air suspension with heater and cooling
    • Seat, high-back air suspension with heater
    • Seat, high-back mechanical suspension
    • Sunscreen
    • Windshield wiper, lower with washer
    • AM/FM radio
    • Air pre-filter
    • Travel alarm
    • Left foot switch
    • Left pedal
    • Straight travel pedal
    • 600 mm (24") single grouser shoes
    • 600 mm (24") double grouser shoes
    • 700 mm (28") triple grouser shoes
    • 790 mm (31") triple grouser shoes
    • Guard, full length for long FG undercarriage
    • Guard, heavy-duty bottom
    • Center track guiding guard
    • Segmented (2 piece) track guiding guard
    • 4.0 mt (4.4 t)
    • 6.75 mt (7.4 t)
    • Working lights, cab mounted with time delay
    • HID lights, cab mounted with time delay
    • FOGS, bolt-on
    • Guard, cab front, mesh
    • Guard, vandalism
    • Cat MSS (anti-theft device)
    • Cat Grade Control Depth and Slope
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