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Hitachi EX5500-6 Front Shovel

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Hitachi Front Shovels
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The Hitachi EX5500-6 front shovel has an Cummins QSKTA50-CE water-cooled, four-cycle, 16-cylinder, turbocharged and after-cooled, direct injection chamber-type diesel engine producing 2,666 net horsepower (HP). It has an operating weight of 1,150,000 pounds (522,000 kg). It comes standard with a hydraulic system with four variable-displacement axis piston pumps, two implement levers and two travel levers with pedals, a revolving frame, and a cab.

The EX5500-6 unit has a track gauge of 236 inches (600 cm) with 55-in (140-cm) shoes.