Equipment Specs

Caterpillar E300/EL300 Hydraulic Excavator

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Caterpillar Hydraulic Excavators
Caterpillar EL300
Caterpillar EL300
The Caterpillar E300/EL300 hydraulic excavator was introduced in 1985. It was manufactured in Japan only.

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The E300/EL300 has a Mitsubishi 6D22T or Cat 3306 direct injection turbocharged engine producing 187 flywheel horsepower (FWHP). It comes standard with a variable flow hydraulic system and pilot operated controls.

The E300 was manufactured in Japan, with a 1EG, 1KG, or 2CF serial number prefix.

The EL300 was manufactured in Japan, with a 4PF, 4NF, or 4SF prefix. They all have a long undercarriage.

Production of 1EG ended in 1985; 4PF ended in 1986; 2CF ended in 1989; 4NF and 4SF ended in 1990; and 1KG ended in 1991.

Based on data from the sales database of Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, it is estimated that more than 1,100 Caterpillar E300/EL300 hydraulic excavators have been produced.

Highest Serial #
1KG 08239
2CF 00259
4PF 00854
4SF 00335
Total = 9,687