Caterpillar D6K2 Crawler Dozer Boosts Fuel Economy

September 24, 2012
Caterpillar D6K2 Crawler Dozer Boosts Fuel Economy

Cat D6K2 dozer has been added to the updated line of machines that features Stable Blade Control and Eco Mode system, which delivers up to 22 percent better fuel economy than its predecessor. This model has a Cat C6.6 ACERT diesel meeting Tier 4-Interim standards with a rating of 130 net horsepower at 2,200 rpm. K2 models have hydrostatic drive with traction control, and wider blades improve productivity by up to 8 percent. Manual adjustable pitch allows the operator to control blade pitch fore and aft. Other K2 features include single-lever travel/steering control and single-lever blade control. Cat Sealed-and-Lubricated Track or Cat SystemOne undercarriages are available, in configurations of XL (extra long) and LGP (low ground pressure).

Cat D6K2 Dozer Specifications

  • Power: 130 net horsepower
  • Weight: 29,346 pounds
  • Blade capacity: 4.01 cubic yards