Cat Excavators:

326F L Hydraulic Excavator

Engine Model
Cat® C7.1 ACERT™
Net Flywheel Power
203.0 hp
Net Power – SAE J1349/ISO 9249
203.0 hp
Gross Power – SAE J1995
207.0 hp

The 326F is built to keep your production numbers high and your owning and operating costs low. The machine’s C7.1 ACERT engine not only meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final emission standards, but it does so with all the power, fuel efficiency, and reliability you need to be successful. Where the real power comes in is through Caterpillar’s unparalleled systems integration and state-of-the-art hydraulic system. You can literally move tons of material all day long with tremendous speed and precision. When you add a quiet operator environment that keeps you comfortable and productive, easy-to-reach service points that make routine maintenance simple and fast, and multiple Cat work tools that help you take on a variety of tasks with just one machine, you simply won’t find a better, more efficient 26-ton excavator. If productivity, comfort, versatility, and fuel efficiency are what you want, you need a 326F in your fleet.



Benefits & Features

Product Specs

  • Engine

  • Engine Model
    Cat® C7.1 ACERT™
    Net Flywheel Power
    203.0hp
    Net Power – SAE J1349/ISO 9249
    203.0hp
    Gross Power – SAE J1995
    207.0hp
    Bore
    4.13in
    Stroke
    5.31in
    Displacement
    428.0in3
  • Weights

  • Operating Weight
    64831.0lb
    Minimum Operating Weight*
    57309lb
    Maximum Operating Weight**
    66225lb
    Note
    *5.9 m (19'4") Reach Boom, R2.95CB1 (9'8") Stick, 600 mm (24") S.G. Shoes, 4.0 mt (4.4 t) Counterweight, 1.33 m3 (1.74 yd3) Bucket.
    Note
    **10.2 m (33'6") SLR Boom, 7.85 m (25'9") Stick, 790 mm (31") TG Shoes, 6.75 mt (7.4 t) Counterweight, 0.53 m3 (0.69 yd3) Bucket.
  • Hydraulic System

  • Main System – Maximum Flow (Total)
    134.0gal/min
    Maximum Pressure – Equipment Heavy Lift
    5511.0psi
    Maximum Pressure – Equipment Normal
    5076.0psi
    Maximum Pressure – Travel
    5366.0psi
    Maximum Pressure – Swing
    3973.0psi
    Pilot System – Maximum Flow
    5.4gal/min
    Pilot System – Maximum Pressure
    595.0psi
    Boom Cylinder – Bore
    5.0in
    Boom Cylinder – Stroke
    51.0in
    Stick Cylinder – Bore
    6.0in
    Stick Cylinder – Stroke
    65.0in
    CB1 Bucket Cylinder – Bore
    5.0in
    CB1 Bucket Cylinder – Stroke
    46.0in
    DB Bucket Cylinder – Bore
    6.0in
    DB Bucket Cylinder – Stroke
    45.0in
  • Drive

  • Maximum Travel Speed
    3.3mph
    Maximum Drawbar Pull
    50807.0lbf
  • Swing Mechanism

  • Swing Speed
    9.0rpm
    Swing Torque
    54137.0lbf-ft
  • Service Refill Capacities

  • Fuel Tank Capacity
    137.4gal
    Cooling System
    7.9gal
    Engine Oil (with filter)
    6.3gal
    Swing Drive (each)
    2.3gal
    Final Drive (each)
    1.6gal
    Hydraulic System (including tank)
    75.3gal
    Hydraulic Tank
    46.2gal
    DEF Tank
    10.8gal
  • Track

  • Number of Shoes (each side) – Long Undercarriage
    51
    Number of Track Rollers (each side) – Long Undercarriage
    8
    Number of Carrier Rollers (each side) – Long Undercarriage
    2
  • Sound Performance

  • ISO 6396 – Operator Noise (Closed)
    71.0dB(A)
    ISO 6395 – Spectator Noise
    104.0dB(A)
  • Standards

  • Brakes
    ISO 10265 2008
    Cab/FOGS
    ISO 10262 1998

Equipment

  • Engine
    • C7.1 ACERT diesel engine
    • Biodiesel capable
    • Meets Tier 4 Final emission standards
    • 4600 m (15,090 ft) altitude capability
    • Electric fuel lifting pump
    • Automatic engine speed control: – Standard, economy and high power modes
    • Two-speed travel
    • Side-by-side cooling system
    • Radial seal air filter
    • Primary filter with water separator and water separator indicator switch
    • Fuel differential indicator switch in fuel line
    • 1×4 micron main filters
    • 1×10 micron primary fuel line filter
  • Hydraulic System
    • Regeneration circuit for boom and stick
    • Reverse swing dampening valve
    • Automatic swing parking brake
    • High-performance hydraulic return filter
    • Capability of installing HP stackable valve and medium and QC valve
    • Capability of installing additional auxiliary pump and circuit
    • Capability of installing boom lowering control device and stick lowering check valve
    • Capability of installing Cat Bio hydraulic oil
  • Cab
    • Pressurized operator station with positive filtration
    • Mirror package
    • Sliding upper door window (left-hand cab door)
    • Glass-breaking safety hammer
    • Removable lower windshield with in cab storage bracket
    • Coat hook
    • Beverage holder
    • Literature holder
    • Radio with MP3 auxiliary audio port
    • Two stereo speakers
    • Storage shelf suitable for lunch or toolbox
    • Color LCD display with warning, filter/fluid change, and working hour information
    • Adjustable armrest
    • Height adjustable joystick consoles
    • Neutral lever (lock out) for all controls
    • Travel control pedals with removable hand levers
    • Capability of installing two additional pedals
    • Two power outlets, 10 amp (total)
    • Laminated glass front upper window and tempered other windows
  • Undercarriage
    • Grease Lubricated Track GLT2, resin seal
    • Towing eye on base frame
  • Electrical
    • 115 amp alternator
    • Circuit breaker
    • Capability to electrically connect a beacon
  • Lights
    • Boom light with time delay
    • Cab lights with time delay
    • Exterior lights integrated into storage box
  • Security
    • Cat one key security system
    • Door locks
    • Cap locks on fuel and hydraulic tanks
    • Lockable external tool/storage box
    • Signaling/warning horn
    • Secondary engine shutoff switch
    • Openable skylight for emergency exit
    • Rearview camera
  • Engine
    • Electric refueling pump with auto shut off
    • Starting kit, cold weather, –32° C (–26° F)
    • Jump start receptacle
    • Quick drains, engine and hydraulic oil
  • Hydraulic System
    • Control pattern quick-changer, two way
    • Additional circuit
    • Boom and stick lines
    • High-pressure line
    • Medium-pressure line
    • Cat quick coupler line – high- and medium-pressure capable
    • Quick coupler for high pressure
    • Tool control system
  • Cab
    • Cab hatch emergency exit
    • Seat, high-back air suspension with heater and cooling
    • Seat, high-back air suspension with heater
    • Sunscreen
    • Windshield wiper, with washer
    • AM/FM radio
    • Air pre-filter
    • Travel alarm
    • Straight travel pedal
  • Undercarriage
    • 600 mm (24") single grouser shoes
    • 790 mm (31") triple grouser shoes
    • Guard, full length for long FG undercarriage
    • Guard, heavy-duty bottom
    • Segmented (2 piece) track guiding guard
  • Counterweight
    • 4.0 mt (4.4 t)
    • 6.75 mt (7.4 t)
  • Front Linkage
    • Bucket linkage, CB1 family with lifting eye
    • Reach 5.9 m (19'4") boom
    • R3.6 m (11'10") stick
    • R2.95 m (9'8") stick
    • Super Long Reach 10.2 m (33'6") boom
    • SLR 7.85 m (25'9") stick
  • Lights
    • Working lights, cab mounted with time delay
    • Halogen boom lights
  • Security
    • FOGS, bolt-on
    • Guard, cab front, mesh
    • Guard, vandalism
    • Cat MSS (anti-theft device)
  • Technology
    • Cat Grade Control Depth and Slope
    • Product Link

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