908M Compact Wheel Loader - Rental

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Representative Size Class. Model may vary based on availability and location.

The Cat® 908M Compact Wheel Loader delivers high performance with outstanding versatility. On-the-go operator tuned hydraulics and drive train adjust the machine’s response to the task at hand. Low sound levels, large spacious cab and intuitive controls keep you working comfortably all day long.

Weights

Operating Weight
14032 lb
Note
Specifications shown are for a machine configured with general purpose buckets, bolt-on cutting edges, 75 kg (165 lb) operator, Dunlop 405/70 SPT9 tires, full fuel, comfort ROPS cab, standard flow hydraulics and skid-steer coupler. The 908M is configured

Buckets

Bucket Capacities
0.75-1.5 m3 (1.0-2.0 yd3)
Bucket Capacities - SSL Style Coupler
1.0-2.0 yd³
Bucket Capacities - ISO Coupler
0.75-1.5 m³
Note
All capacities are applicable for each model. Bucket selection must be made with an understanding of the material density and application to ensure machine stability is maintained within the tipping loads stated per model and configuration.
General Purpose
0.8 m³ (1 yd³), 0.9 m³ (1.2 yd³), 1.0 m³ (1.3 yd³), 1.1 m³ (1.4 yd³), 1.3 m³ (1.7 yd³)
Grapple
0.9 m³ (1.2 yd³) heaped
Multi-Purpose
0.75 m³ (1.0 yd³), 0.9 m³ (1.2 yd³), 1.05 m³ (1.37 yd³)
Light Material
1.2 m³ (1.6 yd³), 1.5 m³ (2.0 yd³)

Operating Specifications

Rated Bucket Capacity
1.4 yd³
Tipping Load - Straight - ISO 14397-1
9757 lb
Steering Articulation Angle - Each Direction
39°
Tipping Load - Full Turn - ISO 14397-1
7947 lb
Clearance - Full Lift and 45° Dump
8 ft
Full Turn Tipping Load
8311 lb
Reach - Full Lift and 45° Dump
3 ft

Cab

ROPS
ROPS: ISO 3471:2008
FOPS
FOPS: ISO 3449:2005 Level II
Note (3)
*The measurements were conducted with the cab doors and windows closed.
Note (2)
The declared dynamic operator Sound Pressure level per ISO 6396:2008*, when the cab is properly installed and maintained, is 75 dB(A). The labeled sound power level for the CE marked configurations when measured according to the test procedure and conditi
Note (1)
Cat cab and Rollover Protective Structures (ROPS) are standard in North America and Europe.

Dimensions with Bucket (Approximate) - Standard Lift - With SSL Coupler

Note (3)
Dimensions listed are for a machine configured with general purpose buckets, bolt-on cutting edges, 75 kg (165 lb) operator, no air conditioner and Dunlop 405/70 SPT9 tires.
Dump Angle at Full Lift
45°
Dig Depth**
4.2 in
Note (2)
**Vary with tire.
Reach - Bucket at 45°*
2.83 ft
Height - Ground to Cab**
8.67 ft
Clearance - Bucket at 45° *
8.17 ft
Note (1)
*Vary with bucket.
Departure Angle
33°
Length - Wheel Base
7.08 ft
Turning Radius - Inside of Tires
6.75 ft
Articulation Angle
39°
Clearance - Level Bucket**
10.5 ft
Width - Tread Center
5.08 ft
Height - Ground Clearance**
1.08 ft
Length - Overall*
18.92 ft
Machine Width
6.5 ft
Operating Weight
14319 lb
Turning Radius - Over Bucket
14.83 ft
Height - Bucket Pin**
11.17 ft
Width - Bucket
6.75 ft

Engine

Rated Net Power - ISO 9249
72.9 HP
Maximum Gross Power - ISO 14396
73.2 HP
Engine Model
Cat® C3.3B DIT*
Emissions
*The Cat C3.3B DIT engine meets EU Stage V/U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final emission standards.
Rated Net Power - 2,400 rpm - SAE J1349
71.9 HP
Note (6)
Stage V engine available for Europe only.
Note (3)
No derating required up to 3000 m (10,000 ft) altitude. Auto derate protects hydraulic and transmission systems.
Note (5)
The Cat C3.3B DIT Tier 4 Final/Stage V uses an active regeneration system which requires no operator interaction under normal conditions.
Note (2)
Net power shown is the power available at the flywheel when the engine is equipped with alternator, air cleaner, diesel exhaust filter, and fan at minimum speed.
Displacement
201 in³
Stroke
4.7 in
Bore
3.7 in
Note (4)
Flywheel per the SAE reference conditions with the fan at maximum speed.
Note (1)
Net power ratings are tested at the reference conditions for the specified standard.
Maximum Gross Power - ISO 14396 (metric)
74.2 HP

Loader Hydraulic System

Relief Pressure - Tilt Cylinder Head
4496 psi
3rd Function Maximum Working Pressure
3408 psi
Maximum Flow - Implement Pump - Auxiliary Function High Flow
33 gal/min
Maximum Flow - Implement Pump - Auxiliary Function Standard Flow
22 gal/min
Maximum Working Pressure - Implement Pump
3408 psi
Relief Pressure - Tilt Cylinder Rod
2756 psi
Maximum Flow - Implement Pump
22 gal/min
Hydraulic Cycle Time - 1,000 rpm - Raise, Ground Level to Maximum Lift
9.6 s
Tilt Cylinder, Double Acting - Stroke
16.4 in
Lift Cylinder, Double Acting - Bore Diameter
3.3 in
Hydraulic Cycle Time - 1,000 rpm - Dump, at Maximum Lift Height
3 s
Tilt Cylinder, Double Acting - Rod Diameter
2.2 in
Hydraulic Cycle Time - 1,800 rpm - Float Down, Maximum Lift to Ground Level
2.6 s
Lift Cylinder, Double Acting - Stroke
27.5 in
Hydraulic Cycle Time - 1,800 rpm - Dump, at Maximum Lift Height
1.5 s
Boost Flow Maximum Pressure
3191 psi
Lift Cylinder, Double Acting - Rod Diameter
2 in
Hydraulic Cycle Time - 1,000 rpm - Float Down, Maximum Lift to Ground Level
2.6 s
Tilt Cylinder, Double Acting - Bore Diameter
3.9 in
Hydraulic Cycle Time - 1,800 rpm - Total Cycle Time
9.6 s
Hydraulic Cycle Time - 1,800 rpm - Raise, Ground Level to Maximum Lift
5.5 s

Dimensions with Bucket (Approximate) - Standard Lift - With ISO Coupler

Turning Radius - Over Bucket
14.83 ft
Dig Depth**
3.9 in
Articulation Angle
39°
Note (2)
**Vary with tire.
Height - Bucket Pin**
11.17 ft
Dump Angle at Full Lift
45°
Note (1)
*Vary with bucket.
Height - Ground Clearance**
1.08 ft
Note (3)
Dimensions listed are for a machine configured with general purpose buckets, bolt-on cutting edges, 75 kg (165 lb) operator, no air conditioner and Dunlop 405/70 SPT9 tires.
Width - Bucket
6.75 ft
Clearance - Bucket at 45° *
8.58 ft
Turning Radius - Inside of Tires
6.75 ft
Machine Width
6.5 ft
Length - Overall*
18.42 ft
Clearance - Level Bucket**
10.5 ft
Reach - Bucket at 45°*
2.5 ft
Height - Ground to Cab**
8.67 ft
Operating Weight
14323 lb
Departure Angle
33°
Width - Tread Center
5.08 ft
Length - Wheel Base
7.08 ft

Service Refill Capacities

Cooling System
4.4 gal (US)
Hydraulic System - Including Tank
19 gal (US)
Fuel Tank
20.6 gal (US)
Axles - Front
N/A
Axles - Rear
N/A
Transmission - Gear Box
2.9 gal (US)
Hydraulic Tank
12.2 gal (US)

Drive Train

Reverse - High Range
22 mile/h
Forward - High Range
22 mile/h
Reverse - Range 1
6 mile/h
Forward - Range 2
12 mile/h
Reverse - Range 2
12 mile/h
Forward - Range 1
6 mile/h

Steering

Nominal Flow - Steering Pump
12 gal/min
Steering Cylinder, Double Acting - Rod Diameter
1.4 in
Steering AC Cycle Times - Full Left to Full Right - 2,620 rpm
3 s
Number of Steering Wheel Turns - Full Left to Full Right or Full Right to Full Left
<6 turns
Steering Articulation Angle - Each Direction
39°
Steering Cylinder, Double Acting - Bore Diameter
3.1 in
Maximum Working Pressure - Steering Pump
3191 psi
Maximum Steering Torque - 0° (Straight Machine)
42506 ft·lbf
Maximum Steering Torque - 39° (Full Turn)
31398 ft·lbf
Steering Cylinder, Double Acting - Stroke
11.8 in

Tires

Option (1)
360/80 R20 TRI2 Nokian
Option (5)
405/70 R20 SPT9 Dunlop
Note (2)
In certain applications, the loader's productive capabilities may exceed the tires' tonnes-km/h (ton-mph) capabilities.
Note (1)
Other tire choices available, contact your Cat dealer for details.
Option (4)
400/70 R20 Bibload Michelin
Note (3)
Caterpillar recommends that you consult a tire supplier to evaluate all conditions before selecting a tire model.
Option (3)
400/70 R20 XMCL Michelin
Option (6)
12.5-20 ATU Firestone
Option (2)
375/75 R20 XZSL Michelin