New | T6B Hydraulic Side-Shift Trencher with standard teeth

Cat® Trenchers are designed for cutting narrow straight trenches in the soil prior to laying electrical, telephone and cable lines, or water and gas pipe. Trenchers are ideal for residential, commercial, agricultural, building construction, lawn care and golf course maintenance.

Standard Boom Length36 in
Cutting Width6 in
Chain TypeStandard
Overall Width56 in
Overall Length92 in
Weight1076 lb
Overall Height30.9 in
Required HydraulicsStandard Flow
Required Hydraulic Flow42-86 L/min (11-23 gpm)
Optimal Hydraulic Pressure145-235 bar (2100-3400 psi)
Motor Displacement24 in3
Drive Shaft Torque1068 lb·ft
Drive Shaft Speed @ max. flow203 rpm
Side Shift Travel16.5 in
Maximum Auger Clearance21 in
Spoil Auger Diameter18 in
Chain Pull @ max. pressure2661 lb
Chain Speed @ max. flow508.5 ft/min
Optional Cutting Widths203, 254, 305 mm (8, 10, 12 in)

Designed For Cutting Narrow, Straight Trenches In The Soil Prior To Laying Electrical, Telephone And Cable Lines, Or Water And Gas Pipe.

Direct Drive System Features A Variable Speed, Bi-directional, Gerotor Style Motor For Optimal Chain Pull And Torque For Maximum Trenching Performance.

Durable, Double Standard Anti-back Flex Chain Eliminates Chain Backlash And Ensures Teeth Are Positioned At The Most Efficient Angle For Smooth Cutting And Longer Tooth Life.

Hard-faced, Tungsten Carbide Steel Cupped Teeth Deliver Long Life In Many Soil Conditions.

Hydraulic Or Manual Side-shift Provides Close Trenching Flexibility Near Structures Or Obstructions.

Optional Chain Types And Cutting Widths Are Available For Specific Soil, Digging Requirements And Trench Widths.









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