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Caterpillar 224B Mobile Excavator

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Caterpillar 224B Mobile Excavator
The Caterpillar 224B mobile excavator was introduced in 1989 as the replacement for the Caterpillar 224. It was manufactured in Germany only.

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The 224B has a Cat 3116 turbocharged engine producing 135 flywheel horsepower (FWHP). It comes standard with an extended wheelbase, on-the-go shift transmission, simple pump, a load sensing pressure compensating hydraulic system, multi-disc enclosed oil brakes, reduced turning radius, new cab, increased operating weight, new swing control system, and a redesigned boom, stick, and bucket.

The 224 was given a 7WF serial number prefix.

Production of 224B ended in 1995.

Based on data from the sales database of Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, it is estimated that more than 200 Caterpillar 224B mobile excavators have been produced.

Highest Serial #
7WF 00201
Total = 201