Caterpillar 326 Rotating Grapple

The Caterpillar 326 is a hydraulic excavator that combines high performance, durability, and efficiency. It is designed for medium to heavy-duty applications, such as demolition, recycling, landscaping, and construction. One of the features that makes the CAT 326 stand out is its ability to use various attachments, such as grapples, buckets, shears, and more.

A grapple is an attachment that can grasp and hold objects, such as logs, brush, scrap, waste, and debris. Grapples can be classified into different types, such as clamshell, bypass, orange peel, and trash grapples, depending on their shape and function. A rotating grapple is a grapple that can rotate 360 degrees, allowing the operator to adjust the angle and position of the grapple without moving the excavator.

The Caterpillar 326 rotating grapple is an attachment that combines the versatility of a rotating grapple with the reliability and quality of Caterpillar. It is compatible with the CAT 326 excavator and can be easily installed and operated. The CAT 326 rotating grapple has the following features and benefits:

  • It can handle a wide range of materials, such as wood, metal, concrete, and more.
  • It can perform multiple tasks, such as sorting, loading, unloading, and transporting materials.
  • It can improve the efficiency and productivity of the excavator, as it reduces the need for repositioning and manual handling.
  • It can enhance the safety and comfort of the operator, as it reduces the risk of falling or flying objects and provides a clear view of the work area.

The following table summarizes some of the specifications and prices of the CAT 326 rotating grapple:

Model Capacity Weight Price
CTV15-1000 1.25 yd³ (1000 l) 2877 lb (1305 kg) $15,000
CTV15-1200 1.5 yd³ (1200 l) 3053 lb (1385 kg) $16,000
CTV15-1500 2 yd³ (1500 l) 3318 lb (1505 kg) $17,000
CTV15-1700 2.25 yd³ (1700 l) 3497 lb (1586 kg) $18,000
CTV15-1900 2.5 yd³ (1900 l) 3673 lb (1666 kg) $19,000
CTV15-2300 3 yd³ (2300 l) 4028 lb (1827 kg) $20,000

The Caterpillar 326 rotating grapple is a powerful and versatile attachment that can enhance the performance and functionality of the CAT 326 excavator. It is ideal for operators who need to handle various materials and tasks with ease and efficiency. For more information and details, please visit the official Caterpillar website or contact your local dealer.