Caterpillar is among the best recognized manufacturers of graders. In general, graders are needed to create flat surfaces. Most commonly, graders in the construction and maintenance of dirt roads and gravel roads as well as in the construction of paved roads to create a wide flat surface for the asphalt to be placed on. Graders are also used on the urban construction sites, to prepare foundation for large buildings. In some places graders can also be used to help in snow removal.
Top Caterpillar Graders for sale
In 2006 the company introduced a breakthrough line of graders – the M series, which replaced the well known H graders. The lineup consists of 7 models: 120M, 12M, 140M, 160M, 14M, 16M and 24M. The introduced changes include: three-axis joystick that replaced both the steering wheel and levers as well as improved cab design and easier adjustment of the drawbar, circle and moldboard. What is more, all new models are equipped with safety systems such as operator presence detection, rearview camera capabilities and more
If you would like to choose among used Caterpillar graders, have a look at one of ten machines from the older series. The H series machines have operating weights ranging from 27,600 to 140,000 lb and are rated 125 to 500 hp. Even if you decide on one of used Caterpillar graders, you can be sure that you have a machine of high quality, reliable, easy to maintain and fix.
The most popular models are:
Caterpillar 140H, Caterpillar 140G, Caterpillar 120G, Caterpillar 12H, Caterpillar 14G, Caterpillar 12G