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Cat 297c

Cat 297c specs
TypeCompact track loader
Lift DesignVertical
Years Made2008-2012

Operating Specifications

Horsepower95.0 HP70.8 kW
Lifting Capacity (35% Tipping)2963 lbs1344 kg
Lifting Capacity (50% Tipping)4239 lbs1920 kg
Operating Weight10229 lbs4640 kg
Tipping Load8468 lbs3841 kg
Lift Breakout Force
Tilt Breakout Force7400 lbs3357 kg
Max. Travel Speed5.7 mph9.1 km
Optional High Speed9.3 mph15.0 km
Ground Pressure4.1 psi28.0 kPa

Cycle Time

Raise Lift Arms
Lower Lift Arms
Bucket Rollback
Bucket Dump

Hydraulic System

Pump Flow22.0 GPM83.3 LPM
Relief Pressure4061 psi278.0 Bar
High Flow – XPS33.0 GPM125.0 LPM
Hydraulic Capacity15.0 gal56.8 L
What does a Cat 297C weight?

Cat 297C is 10,200 pounds in weight.

How much can the Cat 297 lift?

Cat 297 lifts 4239 lbs.

What horsepower is a Caterpillar 297C?

Caterpillar 297C has 95 HP.

What engine is in a Cat 297C?

The engine that powers the Cat 297C is a Caterpillar C3.4T model.

What is the Cat 297C’s oil capacity?

The Cat 297C oil capacity is 2.6 gallons.

Engine Specs

EmissionsInterim T4
Rated Speed2500 RPM
Torque Power1600 RPM
CombustionIndirect injection
Compression Ratio22:1
Firing Order1-3-4-2
Gross Power95.0 HP70.8 kW
Net Power92.0 HP68.6 kW
Displacement201 cu in.3294 cc
Bore3.7 in.9.4 cm
Stroke4.7 in.12.0 cm
Peak Torque
Coolant Capacity3.7 gal14.0 L
Engine Oil Capacity2.6 gal9.8 L
Fuel Tank Capacity26.0 gal98.4 L


Height82.0 in.208.3 cm
Bucket Hinge Pin129.1 in.327.9 cm
Width78.0 in.198.1 cm
Length150.9 in.383.3 cm
Dump Height97.9 in.248.7 cm
Dump Reach30.8 in.78.3 cm
Ground Clearance8.9 in.22.5 cm
Dump Angle51°
Rollback Angle
Departure Angle26°


Track Width18.0 in.45.7 cm
Track Length128.5 in.326.5 cm
Ground Contact Length71.2 in.180.8 cm

Cat 297C Review


The Cat 297C track loader is a great machine for people who have to do a lot of heavy lifting. The Cat 297 also has a great turning radius, which makes it easy to move around in small spaces. The Caterpillar 297c also has an automatic transmission that saves the driver time when changing gears. The Cat 297C loader is a good machine for people who want a strong one that can be used in different places.

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