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New Cat E Series Hammers for Excavators

Caterpillar announced the addition of three new models of E Series Hammers. The H140Es, H160Es, and H180Es hammers can be used on medium and large excavators ranging from the 324E to the 374D L. Mounting brackets are also available for Cat quick couplers. The energy classes of the H140Es, H160Es and H18Es are 6,000 ft-lb (8,135 J), 8,500 ft-lb (11,525 J) and 12,000 ft-lb (16,270 J), respectively.

The new redesigned E Series Hammers replace the current D Series. The hammers include new features such as a new symmentrical housing design, an automatic shut-off switch, an external pressure control valve. As always, sound suppression comes standard in an effort to protect the environment. The additional features of the new Cat hammers improve the operator experience and the overal reliability of the product. 

For information about the new features of Cat E Series Hammers visit the website

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