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Caterpillar 315B Hydraulic Excavator

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Caterpillar Hydraulic Excavators
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2000 Caterpillar 315BL
The Caterpillar 315B hydraulic excavator was introduced in 1997. It was manufactured in Japan only.

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The 315B has a 3046 engine producing 99 flywheel horsepower (FWHP). It comes standard with a Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) pump.

The 315B was manufactured in Japan, with a 1SW, 2DW, or 3AW serial number prefix.

The 3AW unit has a long undercarriage.

Production of 1SW and 3AW ended in 2001; 2DW ended in 2002.

The 315B was replaced by the Caterpillar 315C.

Based on data from the sales database of Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, it is estimated that more than 4,000 Caterpillar 315 hydraulic excavators have been produced.

Highest Serial #
1SW 00192
2DW 00257
3AW 03573
Total = 4,022