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The Caterpillar Mining Haul Truck Breakdown

The Caterpillar Mining Haul Truck Breakdown

Heavy Equipment
Oct 26, 2022
Robert Smith
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A breakdown of the Caterpillar Mining Haul Trucks with their ton capacity, from lowest to highest.

1) 785 - 139 Tons

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The new Next Generation 785 is designed for efficiency and equipped with features that automate functions. Truck responsiveness and controllability are enhanced through multiple upgrades such as Anti-lock brake system, dynamic stability control (DSC) and traction control. New Auto Hoist control reduces dumping time and unburdens the operator.

2) 785D - 141 Tons

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3) 789 - 193 Tons

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The 789 continues the legacy of durability and reliability while meeting emission standards for any location in the world. It uses less fuel, has expanded safety options and reduces maintenance downtime. The 789 offers the lowest cost per ton in its size class and high reliability — reducing overall costs.

4) 789D - 194 Tons

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5) 793D - 232 Tons

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6) 793F - 231 Tons

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With the Cat® 793F, you get all of this — and more. This popular industry workhorse is the ideal choice for a wide variety of applications. It hauls more every load, every cycle and every shift. And it delivers a better bottom line to the biggest mine in the world.

7) 794 AC - 297 Tons

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The Cat® 794 AC electric drive truck delivers a full 327-ton payload. Increased speed on grade, 34% more retarding power than competitive trucks and superior braking performance. The 794 features a proven electric drive powertrain that is Caterpillar designed, integrated and supported.

8) 796 AC - 327 Tons

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The Cat® 796 AC electric drive truck offers more flexibility than any other truck in its size class. Built on a proven truck architecture and high strength structures, it delivers a nominal target payload of up to 327 tones (360 tones) regardless of attachments. Add in a proven drive system with industry-leading serviceability and you have a hauling solution you can depend on.

9) 797F - 364 Tons

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The Cat 797F is the most productive 363-tonne (400-ton) truck in the market. It is fast, fuel efficient and delivers class-leading productivity. It hauls more every load, every cycle and every shift. And it delivers a better bottom line to the most important mine in the world.

10) 798 AC - 372 Tons

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The Cat® 798 AC electric drive truck is designed to haul more - with more efficiency, controllability, and reliability than any other electric-drive truck in the marketplace. It delivers a payload up to 372 tones (410 tons), high speed on grade, easier maintenance, and excellent electric retarding and brake performance.