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309 CR Mini Hydraulic Excavator

Net Power 69.5 HP
Operating Weight 21091 lb
Dig Depth 182.8 in
Engine Model Cat C3.3B

The Cat® 309 CR Mini Excavator delivers maximum power and performance in a mini size to help you work in a wide range of applications.

Engine

Net Power
69.5HP
Engine Model
Cat C3.3B
Displacement
203in³
Bore
3.7in
Rated Net Power - 2,200 rpm - EU Stage V - ISO 9249/EEC 80/1269
71.5HP
Gross Power - ISO 14396
74.3HP
Rated Net Power - 2,200 rpm - U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final - ISO 9249/EEC 80/1269
70.3HP
Stroke
4.7in
Gross Power - SAE J1995
74.3HP
Rated Net Power - 2,200 rpm - U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage V - ISO 9249/EEC 80/1269
69.5HP

Weights

Operating Weight
21091lb
Maximum Operating Weight with Cab**
21091lb
Note (1)
*Minimum Weight is based on steel tracks, no counterweight, operator, full fuel tank, standard stick, blade and no bucket.
Note (2)
**Maximum Weight is based on steel tracks with rubber pads, counterweight, operator, full fuel tank, long stick, blade and no bucket.
Minimum Operating Weight with Cab*
19735lb

Dimensions - Long Stick

Dig Depth
182.8in
O/A Shipping Length
268in
Maximum Dump Clearance
199.7in
Boom In Reach
126.6in
Vertical Wall
134in
Maximum Blade Depth
26in
O/A Undercarriage Length
126in
O/A Track Width
97.2in
Transport Height
99in
Stick Length
92.8in
Maximum Blade Height
16.1in
Maximum Dig Height
277.1in
Tail Swing with Counterweight
62.4in
Maximum Reach
300.7in
Cab Height
100in
Ground Clearance
14in
Swing Bearing - Height
29.7in
Track Belt/Shoe Width
17.7in
Boom Swing - Left
23.8in
Boom Swing - Right
36.8in
Tail Swing without Counterweight
57.1in
Maximum Reach - Ground Level
293.7in
Note
*Boom Height when stick is pinned in transport position with no attachments.
Note (2)
***With blade positioned at the rear of the machine.
Note (1)
**Boom Height when stick is pinned in working position with attachments Standard Stick offers only one pin position.
Height - Boom Transport - No Tools*
89in
Overall Shipping Length - with Counterweight
7052 mm (277.6 in)***
Height - Boom Working - With Tools**
120.1in
Overall Shipping Length - without Counterweight
7052 mm (277.6 in)***

Blade

Height
17in
Width - Wide
104in
Width - Standard
97in

Dimensions - Standard Stick

Boom Swing - Right
36.8in
Maximum Dump Clearance
187.4in
Tail Swing without Counterweight
57.1in
Transport Height
98in
Maximum Reach - Ground Level
273.6in
O/A Undercarriage Length
126in
Cab Height
100in
Swing Bearing - Height
29.7in
Maximum Dig Height
265.2in
Track Belt/Shoe Width
17.7in
O/A Track Width
97.2in
Ground Clearance
14in
O/A Shipping Length
265in
Maximum Reach
281.1in
Tail Swing with Counterweight
62.4in
Boom In Reach
120.4in
Vertical Wall
117.8in
Dig Depth
161.7in
Stick Length
71.8in
Boom Swing - Left
23.8in
Maximum Blade Height
16.1in
Maximum Blade Depth
26in
Note
*Boom Height when stick is pinned in transport position with no attachments.
Overall Shipping Length - without Counterweight
266.7in
Overall Shipping Length - with Counterweight
266.7in
Note (2)
***With blade positioned at the rear of the machine.
Note (1)
**Boom Height when stick is pinned in working position with attachments Standard Stick offers only one pin position.
Height - Boom Transport - No Tools*
95.7in
Height - Boom Working - With Tools**
104.7in

Hydraulic System

Type
Load Sensing Hydraulics with Variable Displacement Piston Pump
Operating Pressure - Swing
3626psi
Auxiliary Circuit - Secondary - Flow
9gal/min
Auxiliary Circuit - Primary (High Flow) - Pressure
4134psi
Digging Force - Stick - Standard
9500lb
Digging Force - Stick - Long
8023lb
Auxiliary Circuit - Secondary - Pressure
4134psi
Operating Pressure - Travel
4134psi
Pump Flow at 2,400 rpm
62gal/min
Digging Force - Bucket
13943lb
Auxiliary Circuit - Primary (High Flow) - Flow
37gal/min
Operating Pressure - Equipment
4134psi
Note
Flow and pressure are not combinable. Under load, as flow rises pressure goes down.
Maximum Auxiliary Circuit - Secondary - Flow at Pump
9gal/min
Maximum Auxiliary Circuit - Secondary - Pressure at Pump
4134psi
Maximum Auxiliary Circuit - Primary (High Flow) - Flow at Pump
37gal/min
Maximum Auxiliary Circuit - Primary (High Flow) - Pressure at Pump
4134psi

Sound

Average Exterior Sound Pressure (ISO 6395:2008)
99dB(A)
Note
European Union Directive "2000/14/EC"
Operator Sound Pressure (ISO 6396:2008)
72dB(A)

Travel System

Gradeability - Maximum
30 degrees
Ground Pressure - Minimum Weight
5psi
Ground Pressure - Maximum Weight
5.4psi
Travel Speed - High
3.1mile/h
Travel Speed - Low
1.6mile/h
Maximum Traction Force - High Speed
6497lb
Maximum Traction Force - Low Speed
19064lb

Certification - Cab

Roll Over Protective Structure (ROPS)
ISO 12117-2:2008
Top Guard
ISO 10262:1998 (Level I)
Tip Over Protective Structure (TOPS)
ISO 12117:1997

Service Refill Capacities

Engine Oil
3gal (US)
Fuel Tank
39gal (US)
Hydraulic System
29gal (US)
Cooling System
2.6gal (US)
Hydraulic Tank
14gal (US)

Weight Increase from Minimum Configuration

Steel Tracks with Pads
728lb
Long Stick
146lb
Counterweight
552lb

Swing System

Machine Swing Speed
10.6r/min
Boom Swing - Right
50 degrees
Boom Swing - Left
60 degrees

Air Conditioning System

Air Conditioning
The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 1.0 kg of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 1.430 metric tonnes.

Specifications

Note
The 309 CR specifications are based on a machine configured with a Long (L) Undercarriage.

Standard Equipment:

  • Engine
    • Cat C3.3B Diesel Engine (U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage V) – Electronic Engine, Turbo, Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF)
    • Automatic Engine Idle
    • Automatic Engine Shutdown
    • Automatic Swing Brake
    • Automatic Two Speed Travel
    • Fuel Water Separator with Indicator
    • Radial Seal – Double Element Air Filter
    • Extended Life Coolant, –37° C (–35° F)
  • Hydraulics
    • Electronic Variable Displacement Piston Pump
    • Load Sensing/Flow Sharing Hydraulics
    • Power On Demand
    • Hydraulic Temperature Monitoring
    • Certified Accumulator
    • HYDO Advanced Hydraulic Oil
    • Ecology Drain
  • Operator Environment
    • Top Guard ISO 10262 1998 Level I
    • ROPS ISO 12117-2:2008
    • Stick Steer Mode
    • Travel Cruise Control
    • Control Pattern Changer
    • Adjustable Wrist Rests
    • Molded Footrests
    • Removable, Washable Floor Mat
    • Travel Pedals and Hand Levers
    • Cat Key with Passcode Option
    • HVAC with Automatic Temperature Control
    • Hydraulic Lockout Controls
    • Integrated Lower Front Window
    • Assisted Front Window Overhead Storage
    • Rear Window Emergency Exit
    • Fabric, High Back, Suspension Seat
    • Retractable Seat Belt (75 mm/3 in)
    • Coat Hook
    • Cup Holder
    • LED Interior Light
    • Literature Holder
    • Mounting Bosses for Top and Front Guards
    • 12V Power Socket
    • Radio – Bluetooth, Auxiliary, Microphone, USB (charging only)
    • Skylight
    • Signaling/Warning Horn
    • Cab and (left side) Boom Work Lights
    • Utility Space for Mobile Phone
    • Next Generation Color LCD Monitor (IP66)
      – Jog Dial Interface
      – Fuel Level and Coolant Temperature Gauges
      – Maintenance and Machine Monitoring
      – Performance and Machine Adjustments
      – Numeric Security Code
      – Multiple Languages
      – Camera Ready (IP68 & IP69K)
      – Hour Meter with Wake Up Switch
  • Undercarriage
    • Greased and Lubricated Track
    • Tie Down Eyes on Track Frame
    • Dozer Blade
    • Dozer Float
    • Bolt-on, Reversible Wear Edge
  • Boom, Stick And Linkages
    • One Piece Boom (3400 mm/133.9 in)
    • Standard Stick (1820 mm/71.7 in)
    • Front Shovel Capable – Pin-on/Manual Coupler/Hydraulic Coupler (not available in all regions)
    • Thumb Ready (not available in all regions)
  • Electrical
    • 12 Volt Electrical System
    • 60 Ampere Alternator
    • Circuit Breaker
    • 900 CCA Maintenance Free Battery
    • Battery Disconnect
    • Ignition Key Stop Switch
    • Travel Alarm
  • Other
    • Locks on External Enclosure Doors
    • Lockable Fuel Cap
    • Beacon Socket
    • Rear Reflectors

Optional Equipment:

  • Operator Environment
    • Push to Start with Bluetooth® Key
    • Air Suspension Heated Seat
    • Rain Visor
    • Next Generation Advanced Monitor (below are all included with Next Generation Advanced Monitor option)
      – Touch Screen
      – Site Reference System
      – High Definition Camera Capable (IP68 & IP69K)
      – Numeric Security Code
  • Undercarriage
    • Wide Dozer Blade
    • Steel Tracks (450 mm/17.7 in wide)
    • Wide Steel Tracks (600 mm/23.6 in)
    • Steel Track with Rubber Pads
    • Track Guides
  • Boom, Stick And Linkages
    • Long Stick (2360 mm/92.9 in)
    • Attachments including Buckets, Augers and Hammers
    • 2nd Auxiliary Hydraulic Lines with Case Drain
    • Boom Lowering Check Valve
    • Stick Lowering Check Valve
    • Certified Lifting Eye
  • Electrical
    • Product Link Elite (regulations apply)
    • Rearview Camera
    • Rotating Beacon
  • Guarding
    • Mesh Front Guard ISO 10262 1998 Level I
    • Heavy Duty Front Guard ISO 10262 1998 Level II
    • Top Guard ISO 10262 1998 Level II
    • Polycarbonate Front Window EN356 P5A (Cab Only)
    • Track Guards
  • Other
    • Additional Counterweight
    • Water Jacket Heater
    • Refueling Pump
    • Variable Angle Boom (refer to 309 CR VAB brochure for VAB specs and additional information)