Equipment Specs

Caterpillar 517 Skidder

From RitchieWiki

Caterpillar Skidders
Equipment Specifications - RitchieSpecs
Free specifications for all classes of equipment
The Caterpillar 517 skidder was introduced in 1998. It was manufactured in Japan only.

[edit] Features

The 517 has a 3304 turbocharged engine producing 120 flywheel horsepower (FWHP). It is available as a cable or grapple unit.

The 517 was given a 5WW or 6PW serial number prefix.

Based on data from the sales database of Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, it is estimated that more than 800 Caterpillar 517 skidders have been produced.

Highest Serial #
5WW 00448
6PW 00402
Total = 850