988K Block Handler Arrangement

Product description

Introduced in 1963, the 988 has been the industry leader for 50 years. Focused on helping our customers succeed, we have continued to build upon each new series. The 988K continues our legacy of reliability, performance, safety, operator comfort, serviceability, and efficiency. The Cat 988K Block Handler was designed to withstand the demanding and harsh environment of block handling applications. The features of the 988K Block Handler work together to provide a durable and reliable machine to meet your block handling needs.

Engine
  • Net Power - 541HP
  • Engine Model - C18 Cat®
  • Net Power - SAE J1349 - 541HP
  • Bore - 5.7in
  • Stroke - 7.2in
  • Displacement - 1105in³
  • Torque Rise - 58%
  • Peak Power Speed - Gross - SAE J1995 - 588HP
  • Peak Power Speed - 1500r/min
  • Peak Power Speed - Gross - ISO 14396 - 580HP
  • Peak Torque - 1,200 rpm - 2104lb/ft
  • Peak Power Speed - Net Power - SAE J1349 - 541HP
  • Rated Speed - 1700r/min
  • Gross - ISO 14396 - 580HP
  • Emissions - Einhaltung von EPA Tier 4 Final (USA)/Stufe V (EU), Tier-2-konform
Operating Specifications
  • Operating Weight - 135602lb
Transmission
  • Transmission Type - Cat-Planetenlastschaltgetriebe
  • Forward - 1 - 3.6mile/h
  • Forward - 2 - 4.5mile/h
  • Forward - 3 - 11.4mile/h
  • Forward - 4 - 19mile/h
  • Reverse - 1 - 4.1mile/h
  • Reverse - 2 - 7.3mile/h
  • Reverse - 3 - 13mile/h
  • Direct Drive - Forward 4 - 21mile/h
  • Direct Drive - Reverse 2 - 7.7mile/h
  • Direct Drive - Reverse 1 - 4.3mile/h
  • Direct Drive - Forward 2 - 6.7mile/h
  • Direct Drive - Forward 3 - 11.9mile/h
  • Direct Drive - Forward 1 - Lock-up disabled
  • Direct Drive - Reverse 3 - 13.7mile/h
Axles
  • Front - Fixed
  • Rear - Trunnion
  • Oscillation Angle - 13°
Hydraulic System - Lift/Tilt
  • Maximum Flow at 1,400-1,860 rpm - 153gal/min
  • Cylinders, Double Acting - Lift, Bore and Stroke - 235 mm × 976 mm (9.3 in × 38.4 in)
  • Cylinders, Double Acting - Tilt, Bore and Stroke - 291 mm × 671 mm (11.5 in × 26.4 in)
  • Relief Valve Setting - Main - 551psi
  • Maximum Flow at 1,700 rpm - 13.7gal/min
  • Pilot System - Variable displacement piston
  • Relief Valve Setting - Lift/Tilt - 4757psi
  • Lift/Tilt System - Variable displacement piston
  • Lift/Tilt System - Circuit - Pilot operated - EH control, flow sharing
Hydraulic Cycle Times
  • Lower Float Down - 3.5s
  • Rack Back - 4.5s
  • Total Hydraulic Cycle Time - Empty Bucket - 18.2s
  • Dump - 2.2s
  • Raise - 8s
Hydraulic System - Steering
  • Maximum Flow - 74gal/min
  • Steering Cycle Times - High Idle - 3.4s
  • Total Steering Angle - 86°
  • Steering System - Circuit - Pilot, load sensing
  • Steering Cycle Times - Low Idle - 5.6s
  • Relief Valve Setting - Steering - 4641psi
  • Steering System - Pump - Piston, variable displacement
Service Refill Capacities
  • Cooling System - 31.7gal (US)
  • Transmission - 31.7gal (US)
  • Differential - Final Drives - Rear - 49.1gal (US)
  • Fuel Tank - 188.1gal (US)
  • Crankcase - 15.9gal (US)
  • Diesel Exhaust Fluid Tank - 8.7gal (US)
  • Differential - Final Drives - Front - 49.1gal (US)
  • Hydraulic System Factory Fill - 125.5gal (US)
  • Hydraulic System - Tank Only - 63.4gal (US)
Sound Performance - Standard
  • Interior Sound Level - 71dB(A)
  • Exterior Sound Level - 111dB(A)
Sound Performance - Suppression
  • Interior Sound Level - 70dB(A)
  • Exterior Sound Level - 109dB(A)
Brakes
  • Brakes - SAE J1473 OKT90, ISO 3450:1992
Standard Equipment:
  • Note
    • Standard and optional equipment may vary. Consult your Cat dealer for details.
  • Electrical
    • Alarm, back-up
    • Alternator, single 150 amp
    • Batteries, dry
    • Converter, 10/15 amp, 24V to 12V
    • Lighting system (halogen, work lights, access and service platform lighting)
    • Starting and charging system, 24V
    • Starter emergency start receptacle
    • Starter lockout in bumper
    • Transmission lockout in bumper
  • Operator Environment
    • Graphical Information Display, displays real time operating information, performs calibrations and customizes operator settings
    • Air conditioner
    • Cat Detect Vision, rear vision camera system
    • Cab, sound suppressed and pressurized, integrated rollover protective structure (ROPS/FOPS) radio ready for entertainment, includes antenna, speakers and converter (12-volt 5-amp) and power port
    • Controls, lift and tilt function
    • Heater, defroster
    • Horn, electric
    • Instrumentation, gauges: - Coolant temperature - Engine hour meter - Hydraulic oil temperature - Power train oil temperature
    • Light, cab, dome
    • Lunchbox, beverage holders
    • Mirrors, rearview (externally mounted)
    • Rimpull Control System
    • Seat, Cat Comfort (cloth), air suspension, six-way adjustable
    • Seat belt, retractable, 76 mm (3 in) wide
    • STIC Control System
    • UV glass
    • Transmission gear indicator
    • Vital Information Management System (VIMS) with Graphical Information Display: External Data Port, Customizable Operator Profiles, Cycle Timer, Integrated Payload Control System
    • Wet-Arm wipers/washers (front and rear): - Intermittent front and rear wipers
    • Lights, directional
  • Power Train
    • Brakes, oil-cooled, multi-disc, service/secondary
    • Case drain screens
    • Crankcase guard
    • Electro hydraulic parking brake
    • Engine, C18 MEUI diesel, turbocharged/aftercooled
    • Ground level engine shutoff
    • Turbine precleaner, engine air intake
    • Radiator, Next Generation Modular (NGMR)
    • Starting aid, ether, automatic
    • Throttle lock, electronic
    • Torque converter, Impeller Clutch (ICTC) with Lock up clutch (LUC), Rimpull Control System
    • Transmission, planetary powershift, 4F/3R electronic control
  • Other
    • Automatic bucket lift kickout/positioner
    • Base machine price includes a rim allowance
    • Hydraulically driven demand fan
    • Couplings, Cat O-ring face seals
    • Doors, service access (locking)
    • Ecology drains for engine, radiator, hydraulic tank
    • Fuel tank, 731 L (188 gal)
    • Hitch, drawbar with pin
    • Hoses, Cat XT
    • Hydraulic, steering and brake filtration/screening system
    • Cat Clean Emission Module
    • Oil sampling valves
    • Premixed 50% concentration of extended life coolant with freeze protection to -34° C (-29° F)
    • Rear access to cab and service platform
    • Steering, load sensing
    • Toe kicks
    • Vandalism protection caplocks
Optional Equipment:
  • Note
    • Standard and optional equipment may vary. Consult your Cat dealer for details.
  • Power Train
    • -50° C (-58° F) antifreeze
    • Engine oil change system, high speed, Wiggins
    • Engine block heater 120V or 240V
    • High ambient cooling - software
    • Payload Control System (PCS)
  • Operator Environment
    • Cab precleaner
    • AM/FM/CD/MP3 radio
    • Satellite Sirius radio with bluetooth
    • LED warning strobe
    • CB radio ready
    • Window pull down visor
  • Miscellaneous Attachments
    • Front and rear roading fenders
    • Fast fill fuel system (Shaw-Aero)
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