If you’re looking for ways to increase your construction team’s efficiency it could be time to upgrade to the new Cat 326 excavator.
Caterpillar’s new 26-tonne 326 excavator could boost efficiency by up to 45% when compared to older models.
This high performance machine also boasts lower fuel and maintenance costs and meets stringent emissions standards.
The 326 excavator features a new hydraulic system for better control and efficiency, including a 12% improvement in swing torque and a SMART-mode which matches engine speed and hydraulic power.
Caterpillar’s innovative new Swing Assist feature will automatically stop the excavator swing at predefined points, reducing effort and fuel consumption.
The machine uses integrated simple-to-use technologies to make it easy to operate. Just some of the convenient technologies that it incorporates includes:
- Remote start using a Bluetooth fob.
- Operator-specific programming.
- High-res touchscreen monitor.
- A digital version of the operator’s manual.
As well as improving performance, the Cat 326 excavator will keep the operator feeling comfortable. Cab vibration is reduced by up to 50% when compared to other models and all models feature automatic climate control. The in-built radio also features Bluetooth connectivity, allowing operators to connect their own devices if required.
Fuel filters on the Cat 326 have a 1000 hour change interval and all maintenance tasks can be performed quickly from ground level. The machine also features improved hydraulic filter performance, reducing maintenance costs by 20% when compared to the Cat 326F.
If you require help or advice with financing a new excavator, speak to our team here at Richmond Asset Finance by giving us a call on 0113 288 3277. We provide a range of flexible vehicle finance and asset finance services to help you to grow your business.