Draglines for Mining

Draglines are an important excavating tool used in many surface mining operations worldwide. These highly productive machines operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week and are able to reach depths of 79.8 m (262 ft) with capacities up to 116.2 m3 (152 yd3). Offering the lowest material removal cost per tonne (ton) and an average operating life of 40 years, draglines are the most productive and versatile machine in the industry. Caterpillar offers more than 45 dragline specifications and on-staff application engineers who will help determine the solution that best addresses your specific needs.

NOTE: Models subject to regional availability. Please check with your local dealer for more information.


8000 (Small Draglines)

 

 

 

 

Bucket Capabilities 27-32 m3 / 35-42 yd3
Boom Lengths 76.2 - 96.0 m / 250 - 315 ft
Rated Suspended Load 79 379 - 95,200 kg / 175,000 - 210,000 lb

 

8000 Dragline Product Brochure

 

 
Bucket Capabilities 45 - 61 m3 / 60 - 80 yd3
Boom Lengths 100 m / 328 ft
Rated Suspended Load 136 077 - 181 437 kg / 300,000 - 400,000 lb

 

8200 Model Dragline Product Brochures

 
Bucket Capabilities 76 - 116 m3 / 100 - 152 yd3
Boom Lengths 109.7 - 132.5 m / 360 - 435 ft
Rated Suspended Load 226 800 - 344 736 kg / 500,000 - 760,000 lb

 

8750 Model Dragline Product Brochures