Equipment Specs

Caterpillar E240C/EL240C Hydraulic Excavator

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Caterpillar Hydraulic Excavators

The Caterpillar E240C/EL240C hydraulic excavator was introduced in 1992. It was manufactured in Japan only.

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The E240C/EL240C has a Cat 3116 turbocharged diesel engine producing 148 flywheel horsepower (FWHP). It comes standard with a variable flow hydraulic system with a power and work mode selector, pilot activated control, straight-line travel, two-speed travel, sealed Cat undercarriage, and an H-shaped carbody.

The E240C was given a 2RL serial number prefix.

The EL240C has a 9PK prefix. It has a long undercarriage and large lifting capacity.

Production of E240C/EL240C ended in 1994.

Based on data from the sales database of Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, it is estimated that more than 1,100 Caterpillar E240C/EL240C hydraulic excavators have been produced.

Highest Serial #
2RL 00134
9PK 01006
Total = 1,140