Using a Tier 4-Final Cat C15 engine rated at 405 net horsepower, the Cat 824K wheel dozer has a maximum operating weight of 75,000 pounds and is available with six blade configurations that range in capacity from 6.6 to 21.2 cubic yards. The drive train incorporates a lock-up torque converter and a Cat 4F/4R power-shift transmission featuring an operator-selected automatic shift mode and the company’s “single-clutch speed shifting” system that maintains machine momentum during range shifts. The 824K’s cab features automatic climate control, optional rearview-camera system and Caterpillar’s single-lever Steering and Transmission Integrated Control (STIC) system. Serviceability features include ecology fluid drains and routine-service points that are accessible from ground level or from non-skid walkways with handrails.
Cat 824K Wheel Dozer Specs
- Engine: Cat C15 ACERT
- Power: 405 net horsepower
- Torque: 1,429 lb.-ft.
- Operating weight: 74,966 pounds
- Blade capacities: 6.6 - 21.1 cubic yards
- Travel speed: 21.6 mph