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Medium Wheel Loaders

966 GC Wheel Loader

Engine Power @ 1,600 rpm - ISO 14396:2002

321 HP

Operating Weight*

48,018 lb

Bucket Capacities

93.0 hp

3.2 - 7.1 m³ (4.25 - 9.25 yd³)

THIS IS MY SELECT

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966 GC Wheel Loader

Engine Power @ 1,600 rpm - ISO 14396:2002

321 HP

Operating Weight*

48,018 lb

Bucket Capacities

93.0 hp

3.2 - 7.1 m³ (4.25 - 9.25 yd³)

Specifications

The new Cat® 966 GC Wheel Loader is easy to own and operate. It offers low fuel consumption with an on-demand fan, load sensing hydraulics, intuitive controls, and performance series buckets. This machine is built to be just the right machine for a broad range of applications. Great machine performance combined with the low owning and operating costs makes the 966 GC the right choice for your business.

      • Engine Power @ 1,600 rpm - ISO 14396:2002

        321 HP

        239 kW

        Engine Model

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Cat C9.3B

        Gross Power @ 1,600 rpm - SAE J1995:2014

        325 HP

        242 kW

        Net Power @ 1,600 rpm - ISO 9249:2007, SAE J1349:2011

        292 HP

        218 kW

        Net Power - ISO 9249

        292 HP

        218 kW

        Engine Torque @ 1,200 rpm - ISO 14396:2002

        1,314 ft·lbf

        1,781 N·m

        Gross Torque @ 1,200 rpm – SAE J1995:2014

        1,327 ft·lbf

        1,799 N·m

        Net Torque @ 1,200 rpm - ISO 9249:2007, SAE J1349:2011

        1,234 ft·lbf

        1,673 N·m

        Bore - ISO 9249

        4.53 in

        115 mm

        Stroke

        5.87 in

        149 mm

        Displacement

        568 in³

        9.3 l

        Note (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Cat engine meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final, EU Stage V, Korea Tier 5, China Nonroad Stage IV, and Japan 2014 (Tier 4 Final) emission standards.

        Note (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        The net power advertised is the power available at the flywheel when the engine is equipped with fan, alternator, air cleaner, and aftertreatment.

        Note (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Cat engines are compatible with the following renewable, alternative, and biodiesel* fuels that reduce greenhouse gases on a lifecycle basis: • Up to B20 biodiesel (FAME) ** • Up to 100% HVO and GTL renewable fuels

      • Brakes

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Brakes meet ISO 3450:2011 standards

      • Height - Top of Hood

        9.2 ft

        2,804 mm

        Height - Top of Exhaust Pipe

        11.61 ft

        3,539 mm

        B-Pin Height

        13.11 ft

        4,256 mm

        Height - Top of ROPS

        11.75 ft

        3,582 mm

        Centerline of Rear Axle to Edge of Counterweight

        8.1 ft

        2,453 mm

        Ground Clearance

        1.49 ft

        455 mm

        Wheel Base

        11.65 ft

        3,550 mm

        Centerline of Rear Axle to Hitch

        5.82 ft

        1,775 mm

        Rack Back - Maximum Lift

        62 °

        62 °

        Rack Back - Carry

        50 °

        50 °

        Rack Back - Ground

        42 °

        42 °

        Lift Arm Clearance

        12.16 ft

        3,705 mm

      • Operating Weight*

        48,018 lb

        21,781 kg

        Note (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        * For 4.0 m3 (5.2 yd3) general purpose bucket with BOCE.

        Note (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        * Full compliance to ISO 14397-1:2007 Sections 1 thru 6, which requires 2% verification between calculations and testing.

      • Static Tipping Load - Full 37° Turn - With Tire Deflection

        30,072 lb

        13,640 kg

        Static Tipping Load - Full 37° Turn - No Tire Deflection

        32,233 lb

        14,642 kg

        Breakout Force

        36,974 lbf

        164 kN

        Note (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        * For 4.0 m3 (5.2 yd3) general purpose bucket with BOCE.

        Note (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        * Full compliance to ISO 14397-1:2007 Sections 1 thru 6, which requires 2% verification between calculations and testing.

      • Bucket Capacities

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        3.2 - 7.1 m³ (4.25 - 9.25 yd³)

      • With Cooling Fan Speed at Maximum Value - Operator Sound Pressure Level (ISO 6396:2008)

        75 dB(A)

        75 dB(A)

        With Cooling Fan Speed at Maximum Value - Exterior Sound Power Level (ISO 6395:2008)

        110 dB(A)

        110 dB(A)

        With Cooling Fan Speed at Maximum Value - Exterior Sound Pressure Level (SAE J88:2013)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        78 dB(A)*

        Note (1)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        *Distance of 15 m (49.2 ft), moving forward in second gear ratio.

        With Cooling Fan Speed at 70% of Maximum Value - Operator Sound Pressure Level (ISO 6396:2008)**

        73 dB(A)

        73 dB(A)

        With Cooling Fan Speed at 70% of Maximum Value - Exterior Sound Power Level (ISO 6395:2008)**

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        108 dB(A)***

        Note (2)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        ** For machines in European Union countries and in countries that adopt the “EU Directives”.

        Note (3)

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        *** European Union Directive “2000/14/EC” as amended by “2005/88/EC”.

      • Forward - 1

        4 mile/h

        6.4 km/h

        Reverse - 1

        4.3 mile/h

        7 km/h

        Forward - 2

        7.5 mile/h

        12.1 km/h

        Reverse - 2

        8.2 mile/h

        13.2 km/h

        Forward - 3

        13 mile/h

        21 km/h

        Reverse - 3

        14.3 mile/h

        23 km/h

        Forward - 4

        21.6 mile/h

        34.8 km/h

        Reverse - 4

        22.9 mile/h

        36.9 km/h

        Note

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Maximum travel speed in standard vehicle with empty bucket and standard L3 tires with 826 mm (32 in) roll radius.

      • Fuel Tank

        84.5 gal (US)

        320 l

        DEF Tank

        6.9 gal (US)

        26 l

        Cooling System

        14 gal (US)

        53 l

        Crankcase

        6.1 gal (US)

        23 l

        Transmission

        14.5 gal (US)

        55 l

        Differential - Final Drives - Front

        15.1 gal (US)

        57 l

        Differential - Final Drives - Rear

        15.1 gal (US)

        57 l

        Hydraulic Tank

        26.7 gal (US)

        101 l

      • Implement Pump Type

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        Variable Displacement Piston, Load Sensing

        Implement System - Maximum Flow @ 2,275 rpm

        86 gal/min

        327 l/min

        Implement System - Maximum Operating Pressure

        4,047 psi

        27,900 kPa

        Implement System - Maximum Flow 3rd Function

        63 gal/min

        240 l/min

        Implement System - Maximum Operating Pressure 3rd Function

        3,304 psi

        22,780 kPa

        Hydraulic Cycle Time - Raise from Carry Position

        5.7 s

        5.7 s

        Hydraulic Cycle Time - Dump, at Maximum Raise

        1.8 s

        1.8 s

        Hydraulic Cycle Time - Lower, Empty, Float Down

        2.6 s

        2.6 s

        Hydraulic Cycle Time - Total Cycle Time

        10.1 s

        10.1 s

      • ROPS/FOPS

        93.0 in

        93.0 mm

        ROPS/FOPS meet ISO 3471:2008 and ISO 3449:2005 Level II standards

      • NOTE

      • OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT

        • Air conditioning (HVAC) with 10 vents and filter unit located outside of cab

        • Bucket/work tool function lockout

        • Switch, transmission neutralizer lockout

        • Cab, pressurized and sound suppressed

        • Camera, rearview

        • Coat hook

        • Computerized monitoring system

        • Cup holders and personal tray on right console and behind seat

        • Horn

        • Mirrors, rearview external with integrated spot mirror

        • Pilot hydraulic controls, lift and tilt function; two (2) single axis levers or joystick

        • 12V power port (10A)

        • Radio ready

        • ROPS/FOPS structure

        • Seat, Cat Comfort (cloth), mechanical suspension

        • Steering column, adjustable angle

        • Window, sliding (left and right sides)

        • Wipers/washers (front and rear)

      • POWER TRAIN

        • Axels, Open/Open differentials

        • Brakes, full hydraulic enclosed wet-disc

        • Cat C9.3B engine

        • EIMS (Engine Idle Management System)

        • AIS (Auto Idle Shutdown)

        • Fan, radiator, electronically controlled, hydraulically driven, temperature sensing, on demand

        • Fan, reversing automatic and manual control

        • Filter, fuel primary/secondary/tertiary

        • Filters, engine air, primary/secondary

        • Fuel priming pump (electric)

        • Fuel/water separator

        • Radiator, unit core (9.5 fpi) with ATAAC

        • Torque converter

        • Transmission, powershift (4F/4R), automatic (2-4) with kick-down function, overspeed protection

      • LINKAGE

        • Lift and bucket return-to-dig kickouts (electro-magnetic), mechanical adjustment

        • Z-bar, cast tilt lever

      • HYDRAULICS

        • Dedicated brake and fan pump

        • Dedicated load sensing steering pump

        • Load sensing implement system pilot operated

        • S O S ℠ oil sampling valves

      • ELECTRICAL

        • Alarm, back-up variable/main disconnect switch

        • Alternator (145-amp, brush type)

        • Batteries, maintenance free (2 x 1,125 CCA)

        • Ignition key; start/stop

        • Lighting system: 4 halogen work lights, cab mounted

        • Roading lights with high/low beam and F and R turn signals

        • Starter, electric (heavy duty)

        • Starting and charging system, 24V

      • ADDITIONAL EQUIPMENT

        • Cold weather starting basic (ether starting aid)

        • Counterweight, 605 kg (1,334 lb)

        • Fenders (front) steel

        • Grill, airborne debris

        • Hitch, drawbar with pin

        • Hood, metallic on steel structure

        • Doors, service access (locking)

        • L3 radial or bias ply tires

        • Precleaner, strata tubes

        • Product Link™ ready

      • NOTE

      • OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT

        • Cat® Payload (kit)

        • Radio

        • Seat, air suspended

      • POWER TRAIN

        • Axles, limited slip differential(s)

        • Axles, oil cooler

        • Fan, reversing automatic and manual control

      • LINKAGE

      • HYDRAULICS

        • Quick coupler control

        • Ride control

        • 3rd function with additional dedicated single axis lever

      • ELECTRICAL

        • Lighting system: 8 halogen work lights, cab mounted

        • Lighting system: 4 LED work lights, cab mounted

        • Lighting system: 8 LED work lights, cab mounted

        • Lights: warning beacon

      • ADDITIONAL EQUIPMENT

        • Autolube system

        • Camera, front view (kit)**

        • Cold weather starting full (HD batteries 2 x 1,400 CCA, ether system, jacket water heater, cold weather fluids)

        • Fender rear extensions or roading

        • L5 traction tires

        • Power train guard

        • Precleaner, strata tubes with screen

        • Precleaner, strata tubes with screen

        • Reverse Stobe (kit)***

        • Roading Certification****

        • Secondary steering system, electrical*

        • Toolbox

        • Window cleaning (kit)

        • Windshield guard

      • OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT - NOTE

        • * Standard where mandated

        • ** Refer to M0106413 publication for usage reqiurements.

        • *** Not compatible with roading arrangements.

        • **** Offering depends on region.

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