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Large Wheel Loaders

988K Millyard Arrangement

Net Power

541 HP

Operating Weight

139,920 lb

Engine Model

93.0 hp

Cat® C18 ™

THIS IS MY SELECT

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988K Millyard Arrangement

Net Power

541 HP

Operating Weight

139,920 lb

Engine Model

93.0 hp

Cat® C18 ™

Specifications

Introduced in 1963, the 988 has been the industry leader for 50 years. Focused on helping our customers succeed, we have continued to build upon each new series. The 988K continues our legacy of reliability, performance, safety, operator comfort, serviceability, and efficiency. The 988K Millyard Arrangement is designed to meet the demands of millyard applications. The features of the 988K Millyard work together to provide a durable and reliable machine to meet the needs of the modern millyard.

      • Net Power

        541 HP

        403 kW

        Engine Model

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Cat® C18 ™

        Net Power - SAE J1349

        541 HP

        403 kW

        Bore

        5.7 in

        145 mm

        Stroke

        7.2 in

        183 mm

        Displacement

        1,105 in³

        18.1 l

        Torque Rise

        58 %

        58 %

        Rated Speed

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        1700/min

        Peak Power Speed - 1,500 rpm - Gross - SAE J1995

        588 HP

        439 kW

        Peak Power Speed

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        1500/min

        Gross - ISO 14396

        580 HP

        432 kW

        Peak Torque - 1,200 rpm

        2,104 lb/ft

        2,852 N·m

        Emissions

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage V Technology or Tier 2 Equivalent

        Peak Power Speed - 1,500 rpm - Gross - ISO 14396

        580 HP

        432 kW

        Peak Power Speed - 1,500 rpm - Net Power - SAE J1349

        541 HP

        403 kW

      • Ground to Top of ROPS

        13.8 ft

        4,221 mm

        Front Axle Centerline to Fork Tip

        15.6 ft

        4,765 mm

        Wheel Base

        14.9 ft

        4,550 mm

        Ground to Lower Hitch Clearance

        1.9 ft

        568 mm

        Rear Axle - Centerline to Bumper

        10.5 ft

        3,187 mm

        Ground to Center of Front Axle

        3.2 ft

        978 mm

        Maximum Overall Length

        41 ft

        12,502 mm

        Fork Height at Maximum Lift

        15.3 ft

        4,660 mm

        Fork Height with Level Arms

        8.1 ft

        2,468 mm

        Ground to Bumper Clearance

        3.1 ft

        933 mm

        Hinge Pin Height at Maximum Lift

        16.1 ft

        4,918 mm

        Fork Top Clamp Opening

        12.3 ft

        3,741 mm

        Dump Angle at Maximum Lift

        39.4 °

        39.4 °

        Ground to Top of Exhaust Stacks

        13.8 ft

        4,214 mm

        Ground to Top of Hood

        10.9 ft

        3,334 mm

      • Front

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Fixed

        Rear

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Trunnion

        Oscillation Angle

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        13°

      • Brakes

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        SAE J1473 OKT90, ISO 3450:1992

      • Fork End Area

        69 ft²

        6.4

      • Steering System - Circuit

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Pilot, load sensing

        Steering System - Pump

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Piston, variable displacement

        Relief Valve Setting - Steering

        4,351 psi

        30,000 kPa

        Total Steering Angle

        74 °

        74 °

        Steering Cycle Times - High Idle

        3.4 s

        3.4 s

        Steering Cycle Times - Low Idle

        5.6 s

        5.6 s

        Maximum Flow

        71.3 gal/min

        270 l/min

      • Operating Weight

        139,920 lb

        63,600 kg

        Tipping Load - Articulated 37°

        68,005 lb

        30,910 kg

        Tipping Load - Straight

        78,115 lb

        35,500 kg

      • Transmission Type

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Cat-Planetenlastschaltgetriebe

        Forward - 1

        4 mile/h

        6.5 km/h

        Forward - 2

        7.2 mile/h

        11.6 km/h

        Forward - 3

        12.7 mile/h

        20.4 km/h

        Forward - 4

        21.6 mile/h

        34.7 km/h

        Reverse - 1

        4.7 mile/h

        7.5 km/h

        Reverse - 2

        8.3 mile/h

        13.3 km/h

        Reverse - 3

        14.4 mile/h

        23.2 km/h

        Direct Drive - Forward 1

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Lock-up disabled

        Direct Drive - Forward 2

        7.8 mile/h

        12.5 km/h

        Direct Drive - Forward 3

        13.9 mile/h

        22.3 km/h

        Direct Drive - Forward 4

        24.4 mile/h

        39.3 km/h

        Direct Drive - Reverse 1

        5 mile/h

        8 km/h

        Direct Drive - Reverse 2

        8.9 mile/h

        14.3 km/h

        Direct Drive - Reverse 3

        15.8 mile/h

        25.5 km/h

      • Operator Sound Level (ISO 6396)

        71 dB(A)

        71 dB(A)

        Machine Sound Level (ISO 6395)

        111 dB(A)

        111 dB(A)

      • Machine Sound Level (ISO 6395)

        109 dB(A)

        109 dB(A)

        Operator Sound Level (ISO 6396)

        70 dB(A)

        70 dB(A)

      • Pilot System

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Variable displacement piston

        Maximum Flow at 1,400-1,860 rpm

        153 gal/min

        580 l/min

        Relief Valve Setting - Main

        580 psi

        4,000 kPa

        Cylinders, Double Acting - Tilt, Bore and Stroke

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        292 mm × 671 mm (11.5 in × 26.4 in)

        Cylinders, Double Acting - Lift, Bore and Stroke

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        235 mm × 976 mm (9.25 in × 38.4 in)

        Lift/Tilt System

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Variable displacement piston

        Maximum Flow

        13.7 gal/min

        52 l/min

        Lift/Tilt System - Circuit

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        EH- Positive Flow Control, Flow Sharing

        Relief Valve Setting - Lift/Tilt

        4,641 psi

        32,000 kPa

      • Fuel Tank

        188 gal (US)

        712 l

        Cooling System

        31.7 gal (US)

        120 l

        Crankcase

        15.9 gal (US)

        60 l

        Transmission

        31.7 gal (US)

        120 l

        Differential - Final Drives - Front

        49.1 gal (US)

        186 l

        Differential - Final Drives - Rear

        49.1 gal (US)

        186 l

        Hydraulic System - Tank Only

        63.4 gal (US)

        240 l

        Hydraulic System Factory Fill

        125.5 gal (US)

        475 l

        Diesel Exhaust Fluid Tank

        8.7 gal (US)

        33 l

      • NOTE

      • ELECTRICAL

        • Alarm, back-up

        • Alternator, single 150 amp

        • Batteries, dry

        • Converter, 10/15 amp, 24V to 12V

        • Lighting system (halogen, work lights, access and service platform lighting)

        • Starting and charging system, 24V

        • Starter emergency start receptacle

        • Starter lockout in bumper

        • Transmission lockout in bumper

      • OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT

        • Graphical Information Display, displays real time operating information, performs calibrations and customizes operator settings

        • Air conditioner

        • Cat Detect Vision, rear vision camera system

        • Cab, sound suppressed and pressurized, integrated rollover protective structure (ROPS/FOPS) radio ready for entertainment, includes antenna, speakers and converter (12-volt 5-amp) and power port

        • Controls, lift and tilt function

        • Heater, defroster

        • Horn, electric

        • Instrumentation, gauges: - Coolant temperature - Engine hour meter - Hydraulic oil temperature - Power train oil temperature

        • Light, cab, dome

        • Lunchbox, beverage holders

        • Mirrors, rearview (externally mounted)

        • Rimpull Control System

        • Seat, Cat Comfort (cloth), air suspension, six-way adjustable

        • Seat belt, retractable, 76 mm (3 in) wide

        • STIC Control System

        • UV glass

        • Transmission gear indicator

        • Vital Information Management System (VIMS) with Graphical Information Display: External Data Port, Customizable Operator Profiles, Cycle Timer, Integrated Payload Control System

        • Wet-Arm wipers/washers (front and rear): - Intermittent front and rear wipers

        • Lights, directional

      • POWER TRAIN

        • Swing out radiator system with 6 fpi radiator cores

        • Auto-reversing fan with adjustable controls and manual cycle

        • Hinged, perforated side doors

        • Brakes, oil-cooled, multi-disc, service/secondary

        • Case drain screens

        • Crankcase guard

        • Electro hydraulic parking brake

        • Engine, C18 MEUI diesel, turbocharged/aftercooled

        • Ground level engine shutoff

        • Turbine precleaner, engine air intake

        • Radiator, Next Generation Modular (NGMR)

        • Starting aid, ether, automatic

        • Throttle lock, electronic

        • Torque converter, Impeller Clutch (ICTC) with Lock up clutch (LUC), Rimpull Control System

        • Transmission, planetary powershift, 4F/3R electronic control

      • OTHER

        • Automatic bucket lift kickout/positioner

        • Base machine price includes a rim allowance

        • Hydraulically driven demand fan

        • Couplings, Cat O-ring face seals

        • Doors, service access (locking)

        • Ecology drains for engine, radiator, hydraulic tank

        • Fuel tank, 731 L (188 gal)

        • Hitch, drawbar with pin

        • Hoses, Cat XT™

        • Hydraulic, steering and brake filtration/screening system

        • Cat Clean Emission Module

        • Oil sampling valves

        • Premixed 50% concentration of extended life coolant with freeze protection to -34° C (-29° F)

        • Rear access to cab and service platform

        • Steering, load sensing

        • Toe kicks

        • Vandalism protection caplocks

      • NOTE

      • POWER TRAIN

        • -50° C (-58° F) antifreeze

        • Engine oil change system, high speed, Wiggins

        • Engine block heater 120V or 240V

        • High ambient cooling - software

      • OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT

        • Cab precleaner

        • AM/FM/CD/MP3 radio

        • Satellite Sirius radio with bluetooth

        • LED warning strobe

        • CB radio ready

        • Window pull down visor

      • MISCELLANEOUS ATTACHMENTS

        • Front and rear roading fenders

        • Fast fill fuel system (Shaw-Aero)

      WHY CHOOSE EMPIRE

      • Every purchase backed by a full menu of service and support offerings

      • Flexible financing options designed to fit your budget

      • Commitment to providing expert training to maximize operations

      • Value Agreements to ensure proper maintenance and performance