Equipment Specs

Caterpillar 317 Hydraulic Excavator

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Caterpillar Hydraulic Excavators
Caterpillar 317
Caterpillar 317
The Caterpillar 317 hydraulic excavator was introduced in 1995 in France. Production began in Belgium in 1996.

[edit] Features

The 317 has a Cat 3054 turbocharged engine producing 99 flywheel horsepower (FWHP). It comes standard with a variable flow hydraulic system with a work and power mode selector, pilot operated control system, horsepower summation control, high stick and bucket force, and a modified X-shaped carbody.

The 317 was manufactured in France, with a 2MM serial number prefix; and in Belgium, with a 9SR prefix.

Based on data from the sales database of Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, it is estimated that more than 1,200 Caterpillar 317 hydraulic excavators have been produced.

Highest Serial #
9SR 00330
4MM 00928
Total = 1,258