New Cat D8T Dozer Boosts Productivity, Fuel Efficiency and Ease of Operation

The latest model is designed to move more material in less time and at a lower cost per ton

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The latest D8T features an all-new fully automatic transmissio that delivers up to 18% more productivity without consuming more fuel. Added blade capacity, increased power and steering performance and a full range of technology options help deliver more productivity and faster ROI.

  • Moves up to 18% more material per hour than the previous model using about the same amount of fuel
  • Caterpillar-designed fully automatic four-speed transmission continuously optimizes power and efficiency based on the load
  • Added gear and seamless lockup clutch engagement ensure smooth shifting
  • Semi-Universal (SU) blade capacity increased by 19% to 13.4 cu. yds.
  • Optional patented Performance Cutting Edges increase blade payload by up to 25% vs. a standard cutting edge
  • 87,600-lb. standard operating weight (single-shank ripper)
  • 354-net-hp Cat C15 ACERT engine
  • Drawbar power increased by up to 13% and the differential steering offers 10% more steering torque
  • Features grouped service points, a ground level service center, new cartridge fuel filters, longer engine oil service interval and standard programmable automatic reversing fan
  • Optional Heavy Duty Extended Life Undercarriage (Cat HDXL with DuraLink)
  • Available in Standard and Low Ground Pressure (LGP) configurations, as well as purpose-built Waste and Stockpile arrangements

[VIDEO] Cat D8T Dozer Increases Productivity By Up To 18%

[BROCHURE] Caterpillar D8T Track-type Tractor Technical Specs

Cat D8 T Luc TttA choice of Cat Connect GRADE technologies includes:

  • Standard Cat Slope Indicate: Shows machine cross-slope and fore/aft orientation on the primary monitor for quick and easy reference
  • Cat GRADE with Slope Assist: provides basic blade positioning assistance without the need for added hardware or a GPS signal
  • Cat GRADE with 3D: optional factory-integrated grade-control system provides 3D guidance for both production dozing and fine grading; comes with roof-mounted antennas
  • Factory Attachment Ready Option (ARO): provides optimal mounting locations, brackets and hardware to simplify installation of an aftermarket grade control system
  • AutoCarry: automates blade lift to maintain desired blade load, improve load consistency and reduce track slip; works seamlessly with GRADE with 3D

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