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Compact Wheel Loaders

906M Compact Wheel Loader

Maximum Gross Power

73.2 HP

Operating Weight

12,346 lb

Bucket Capacities

93.0 hp

0.75-1.5 m3 (1.0-2.0 yd3)

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906M Compact Wheel Loader

Maximum Gross Power

73.2 HP

Operating Weight

12,346 lb

Bucket Capacities

93.0 hp

0.75-1.5 m3 (1.0-2.0 yd3)

Specifications

The Cat® 906M 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.

      • Maximum Gross Power

        73.2 HP

        54.6 kW

        Note (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Net power ratings are tested at the reference conditions for the specified standard.

        Note (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        No derating required up to 3000 m (10,000 ft) altitude. Auto derate protects hydraulic and transmission systems.

        Rated Net Power - 2,400 rpm - SAE J1349

        71.9 HP

        53.6 kW

        Maximum Gross Power - ISO 14396

        73.2 HP

        54.6 kW

        Note (6)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Stage V engine available for Europe only.

        Note (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        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.

        Emissions

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        *The Cat C3.3B DIT engine meets EU Stage V/U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final emission standards.

        Maximum Net Torque - ISO 9249

        191 ft·lbf

        260 N·m

        Engine Model

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Cat® C3.3B DIT*

        Note (4)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Flywheel per the SAE reference conditions with the fan at maximum speed.

        Displacement

        201 in³

        3.3 l

        Note (5)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        The Cat C3.3B DIT Tier 4 Final/Stage V uses an active regeneration system which requires no operator interaction under normal conditions.

        Bore

        3.7 in

        94 mm

        Rated Net Power - ISO 9249

        72.9 HP

        53.6 kW

        Maximum Gross Torque - ISO 14396

        192 ft·lbf

        261 N·m

        Stroke

        4.7 in

        120 mm

        Maximum Gross Power - ISO 14396 (metric)

        74.2 HP

        74.2 HP

      • Rated Bucket Capacity

        1.2 yd³

        0.9

        Steering Articulation Angle - Each Direction

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        39°

        Clearance - Full Lift and 45° Dump

        8.24 ft

        2,513 mm

        Tipping Load - Full Turn - ISO 14397-1

        7,061 lb

        3,204 kg

        Reach - Full Lift and 45° Dump

        2.34 ft

        714 mm

        Full Turn Tipping Load

        7,507 lb

        3,405 kg

        Tipping Load - Straight - ISO 14397-1

        8,666 lb

        3,932 kg

      • Departure Angle

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        33°

        Note (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        **Vary with tire.

        Length - Overall*

        17.92 ft

        5,469 mm

        Length - Wheel Base

        7.08 ft

        2,170 mm

        Height - Bucket Pin**

        10.58 ft

        3,227 mm

        Operating Weight

        12,496 lb

        5,670 kg

        Height - Ground Clearance**

        11 in

        300 mm

        Clearance - Bucket at 45° *

        8.08 ft

        2,478 mm

        Height - Ground to Cab**

        8.08 ft

        2,463 mm

        Turning Radius - Over Bucket

        14.5 ft

        4,420 mm

        Width - Bucket

        6.17 ft

        1,890 mm

        Note (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        *Vary with bucket.

        Turning Radius - Inside of Tires

        7.33 ft

        2,240 mm

        Articulation Angle

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        39°

        Dump Angle at Full Lift

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        45°

        Reach - Bucket at 45°*

        2.33 ft

        725 mm

        Note (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        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 - Tread Center

        4.58 ft

        1,420 mm

        Machine Width

        6 ft

        1,840 mm

        Dig Depth**

        3.7 in

        95 mm

        Clearance - Level Bucket**

        9.92 ft

        3,027 mm

      • Dump Angle at Full Lift

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        45°

        Clearance - Bucket at 45° *

        7.67 ft

        2,359 mm

        Operating Weight

        12,481 lb

        5,663 kg

        Length - Overall*

        18.42 ft

        5,620 mm

        Height - Bucket Pin**

        10.58 ft

        3,227 mm

        Note (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        *Vary with bucket.

        Note (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        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.

        Departure Angle

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        33°

        Articulation Angle

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        39°

        Clearance - Level Bucket**

        9.92 ft

        3,035 mm

        Length - Wheel Base

        7.08 ft

        2,170 mm

        Reach - Bucket at 45°*

        2.67 ft

        820 mm

        Dig Depth**

        4.2 in

        107 mm

        Width - Tread Center

        4.58 ft

        1,420 mm

        Height - Ground to Cab**

        8.08 ft

        2,463 mm

        Note (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        **Vary with tire.

        Turning Radius - Over Bucket

        14.58 ft

        4,464 mm

        Machine Width

        6 ft

        1,840 mm

        Turning Radius - Inside of Tires

        7.33 ft

        2,240 mm

        Width - Bucket

        6.17 ft

        1,890 mm

        Height - Ground Clearance**

        11 in

        300 mm

      • Fuel Tank

        13.7 gal (US)

        52 l

        Hydraulic System - Including Tank

        18.5 gal (US)

        70 l

        Axles - Front

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        N/A

        Transmission - Gear Box

        2.2 gal (US)

        8.5 l

        Cooling System

        4.4 gal (US)

        16.5 l

        Axles - Rear

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        N/A

        Hydraulic Tank

        12.2 gal (US)

        46 l

      • Lift Cylinder, Double Acting - Bore Diameter

        3 in

        75 mm

        Hydraulic Cycle Time - 1,800 rpm - Dump, at Maximum Lift Height

        1.5 s

        1.5 s

        Tilt Cylinder, Double Acting - Bore Diameter

        3.5 in

        90 mm

        Tilt Cylinder, Double Acting - Rod Diameter

        2.2 in

        55 mm

        Lift Cylinder, Double Acting - Stroke

        27.4 in

        695 mm

        Relief Pressure - Tilt Cylinder Head

        4,496 psi

        31,000 kPa

        Maximum Flow - Implement Pump - Auxiliary Function High Flow

        31 gal/min

        116 l/min

        Lift Cylinder, Double Acting - Rod Diameter

        2 in

        50 mm

        3rd Function Maximum Working Pressure

        3,408 psi

        23,500 kPa

        Hydraulic Cycle Time - 1,800 rpm - Float Down, Maximum Lift to Ground Level

        2.6 s

        2.6 s

        Boost Flow Maximum Pressure

        3,191 psi

        22,000 kPa

        Maximum Working Pressure - Implement Pump

        3,408 psi

        23,500 kPa

        Hydraulic Cycle Time - 1,800 rpm - Total Cycle Time

        9.6 s

        9.6 s

        Tilt Cylinder, Double Acting - Stroke

        16.4 in

        417 mm

        Maximum Flow - Implement Pump - Auxiliary Function Standard Flow

        19 gal/min

        73 l/min

        Hydraulic Cycle Time - 1,000 rpm - Raise, Ground Level to Maximum Lift

        9.6 s

        9.6 s

        Hydraulic Cycle Time - 1,000 rpm - Dump, at Maximum Lift Height

        3 s

        3 s

        Maximum Flow - Implement Pump

        19 gal/min

        73 l/min

        Relief Pressure - Tilt Cylinder Rod

        2,756 psi

        19,000 kPa

        Hydraulic Cycle Time - 1,000 rpm - Float Down, Maximum Lift to Ground Level

        2.6 s

        2.6 s

        Hydraulic Cycle Time - 1,800 rpm - Raise, Ground Level to Maximum Lift

        5.5 s

        5.5 s

      • ROPS

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        ROPS: ISO 3471:2008

        FOPS

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        FOPS: ISO 3449:2005 Level II

        Note (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Cat cab and Rollover Protective Structures (ROPS) are standard in North America and Europe.

        Note (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        *The measurements were conducted with the cab doors and windows closed.

        Note (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        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 conditions specified in 2000/14/EC is 101 dB(A). Optional Low Sound or Blue Angel selection will reduce this to 99 dB(A).

      • Forward - High Range

        22 mile/h

        35 km/h

        Reverse - High Range

        22 mile/h

        35 km/h

        Forward - Range 2

        12 mile/h

        20 km/h

        Reverse - Range 1

        6 mile/h

        10 km/h

        Reverse - Range 2

        12 mile/h

        20 km/h

        Forward - Range 1

        6 mile/h

        10 km/h

      • Bucket Capacities

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        0.75-1.5 m3 (1.0-2.0 yd3)

        Note

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        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.

        Bucket Capacities - ISO Coupler

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        0.75-1.5 m3

        Multi-Purpose

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        0.75 m³ (1.0 yd³), 0.9 m³ (1.2 yd³), 1.05 m³ (1.37 yd³)

        Bucket Capacities - SSL Style Coupler

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        1.0-2.0 yd3

        Light Material

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        1.2 m³ (1.6 yd³), 1.5 m³ (2.0 yd³)

        General Purpose

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        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

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        0.9 m³ (1.2 yd³) heaped

      • Nominal Flow - Steering Pump

        12 gal/min

        43.9 l/min

        Maximum Working Pressure - Steering Pump

        3,191 psi

        22,000 kPa

        Steering Cylinder, Double Acting - Bore Diameter

        3.1 in

        80 mm

        Steering Cylinder, Double Acting - Rod Diameter

        1.4 in

        35 mm

        Steering Cylinder, Double Acting - Stroke

        11.8 in

        300 mm

        Number of Steering Wheel Turns - Full Left to Full Right or Full Right to Full Left

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        <6 turns

        Steering AC Cycle Times - Full Left to Full Right - 2,620 rpm

        3 s

        3 s

        Maximum Steering Torque - 0° (Straight Machine)

        37,155 ft·lbf

        50,375 N·m

        Maximum Steering Torque - 39° (Full Turn)

        27,747 ft·lbf

        37,620 N·m

        Steering Articulation Angle - Each Direction

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        39°

      • Option (5)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        340/80 R18 Bibload Michelin

        Option (7)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        12.5/80 R18 Flexport™

        Option (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        335/80 R18 XZSL Michelin

        Option (6)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        405/70 R18 SPT9 Dunlop*

        Option (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        340/80 R18 AT-R Firestone

        Option (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        340/80 R18 XMCL Michelin

        Note (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        In certain applications, the loader's productive capabilities may exceed the tires' tonnes-km/h (ton-mph) capabilities.

        Note (4)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Caterpillar recommends that you consult a tire supplier to evaluate all conditions before selecting a tire model.

        Note (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Other tire choices available, contact your Cat dealer for details.

        Option (4)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        340/80 R18 TRI2 Nokian

        Note (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        *Standard tire.

      • Operating Weight

        12,346 lb

        5,600 kg

        Note

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        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 906M is configured with a 0.9 m³ (1.2 yd³) bucket with bolt-on cutting edge.

      • TRANSMISSION AND HYDRAULICS

        • 18° frame oscillation, 78° articulation

        • Demand based cooling fan

        • Hydrostatic drive

        • Loader arm float function

        • Parallel lift Z-bar loader

        • Proportional auxiliary hydraulic circuit

        • Transmission, 20 km/h (12.4 mph) with heavy duty axles

        • Transmission inching function

      • ENGINE

        • Cat C3.3B DIT EU Stage V/U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final engine.

        • Cat extended life coolant

        • Closed circuit breather

        • Easy quick release fuel filter/water separator

        • ECO mode

        • Engine oil drain valve (non-spill ECO drain)

        • Lockable engine compartments

        • Two stage air cleaner with visual indicator

      • ELECTRICAL

        • Alternator 90 amp

        • Battery disconnect switch

        • Cab mounted fuse panel

        • Engine cold starter aid

        • Heavy duty battery, 12V

        • Service point connector for electronic diagnosis (Cat Electronic Technician™)

        • Reversing alarm

      • GENERAL

        • E-coat paint primer

        • Pressure test points

        • Recovery hitch and pin

        • Scheduled Oil Sampling S·O·SSM ports

      • OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT

        • Adjustable internal mirror

        • Adjustable wrist rest

        • Auxiliary power sockets

        • Coat hook

        • Cup holder

        • Digital service hour meter

        • Easy clean cab floor

        • Gauges: fuel hydraulic temperature, coolant temperature, speedometer

        • Multifunction joystick with direction control

        • On board digital display cluster

        • Operator station on isolation mounts

        • Retractable seat belt

        • ROPS and FOPS certified canopy/cab

        • Sound suppression

        • Sun visor

        • Suspended brake/accelerator pedals

        • Suspension seat

        • Two doors (enclosed cab)

        • Two external knock back mirrors

        • Warning indicators for major systems

        • Wiper/washer front and rear (enclosed cab)

        • Warnings: master, park brake, hydraulic oil pressure, engine oil pressure, coolant temp, electrical system, hydraulic filter bypass

      • TRANSMISSION AND HYDRAULICS

        • 100% differential lock on both axles, selectable on the move

        • Adjustable speed control (creeper control)

        • Adjustable high stat response settings

        • Electronic throttle lock

        • Ride control

        • Rimpull control

        • Speeder, 35 km/h (21.7 mph) with secondary steering

      • ENGINE

        • Engine block heater 120V

        • Precleaner for engine air filter

      • ELECTRICAL

        • Machine Security System (MSS)

        • Magnetic rotating beacon

        • Halogen working lights, two front and two rear

        • LED working lights, two front and two rear

        • Work tool wiring harness

      • GENERAL

        • Custom color

        • Rear light guards

        • Tire options including heavy duty tires

      • FLUIDS

      • LOADER

        • Adjustable implement modulation

        • High flow auxiliary hydraulics with pressure relieving quick disconnect manifold

        • Load check valves

        • Return To Dig tool positioner

      • WORK TOOLS

      • OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT

        • Air conditioning

        • Cabin light

        • Cat Radio/FM/DAB+/Bluetooth/Aux/Mic/Phone/USB

        • Comfort cab includes: cloth suspension seat, heated rear window, sliding left window and radio ready

        • Open canopy: fixed steering column, coat hook, sun visor (North America only)

        • Deluxe cab includes: Comfort cab options plus heated cloth air suspension seat with lumbar support and right sliding window

        • Heated rear window (enclosed cab)

        • Heater with window side and feet vents (enclosed cab)

        • Radio ready kit including speakers (enclosed cab)

        • Rear blind