272D XHP Skid Steer Loader

272D XHP Skid Steer Loader

The Cat 272D XHP Skid Steer Loader, with its powerful engine, high output hydraulic system, high lift forces and vertical lift design, provides the maximum performance for work tool productivity, digging, truck loading and material handling.

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Comfortable Cab

Industry leading sealed and pressurized cab option provides a cleaner and quieter operating environment with excellent work tool visibility. Standard high-back, heated, air ride seat with seat mounted adjustable joystick controls makes the D Series the industry leader in operator comfort.

Outstanding Power

High performance power train provides maximum performance and production capability through the Electronic Torque Management system, standard two speed travel and an industry exclusive electronic hand/foot throttle with decel pedal capability. Electronically controlled Cat C3.8 engine provides high horsepower and torque while meeting U.S. EPA Tier 4 Interim (EU Stage IIIB) emission standards. XHP hydraulic system provides high flow and high pressure that delivers industry leading hydraulic horsepower to efficiently run even the most power hungry work tools.

Versatility to Tackle Any Job

Cat “Intelligent Leveling” system (ILEV) provides industry leading technology, integration and features such as dual direction self level, work tool return to dig and work tool positioner. Standard Speed Sensitive Ride Control improves operation on rough terrain, enabling better load retention, increased productivity and greater operator comfort. Broad range of performance matched Cat Work Tools makes the Cat Skid Steer Loader the most versatile machine on the job site.

Advanced Display

Maximize machine capability and control with the Advanced Display providing on-screen adjustments for implement response, hystat response and creep control. The display also features multi-language functionality with customizable layouts, security system and rearview camera.

Easy Service

Ground level access to all daily service and routine maintenance points helps reduce machine downtime for greater productivity.

Engine

Engine Model
Cat C3.8 (turbocharged)
Net Flywheel Power
106.0hp
Gross Power
110.0hp
Gross Power SAE J1995
110.0hp
Net Power EEC ISO 9249
107.0hp
Net Power SAE 1349
106.0hp
Displacement
232.0in3
Stroke
4.7in
Bore
3.9in

Operating Specifications

Rated Operating Capacity
3700.0lb
Tipping Load
7400.0lb
Breakout Force, Tilt Cylinder
7348.0lb
Breakout Force, Lift Cylinder
6087.0lb

Weights

Operating Weight
9137.0lb

Dimensions

Wheelbase
54.6in
Length w/Bucket on Ground
151.8in
Length w/o Bucket
123.5in
Height to Top of Cab
84.5in
Vehicle Width over Tires
76.0in
Max Overall Height
161.4in
Bucket Pin Height at Max Lift
128.6in
Bucket Pin Height at Carry Pos.
7.7in
Reach at Max Lift and Dump
30.0in
Clearance at Max Lift and Dump
97.2in
Ground Clearance
10.1in
Departure Angle
28°
Bumper Overhang - Rear Axle
42.8in
Maximum Dump Angle
52°
Turn Radius from Ctr - Rear
73.7in
Turn Radius from Ctr - Coupler
57.6in
Turn Radius from Ctr - Bucket
90.8in
Max. Reach w/Arms-Parallel
49.6in
Rack Back Angle at Max Height
83°
Bucket Pin Reach at Max Lift
14.9in

Cab

ROPS
ISO 3471:2008
FOPS
ISO 3449:2005 Level I
FOPS Level II
ISO 3449:2005 Level I

Power Train

Travel Speed Forward
7.2mph
Travel Speed Reverse
7.2mph
Travel Speed Forward - 2-Speed Option
10.3mph
Travel Speed Reverse - 2-Speed Option
10.3mph

Service Refill Capacities

Chain box, each side
2.7gal
Cooling System
4.1gal
Engine Crankcase
3.5gal
Fuel Tank
32.2gal
Hydraulic System
14.5gal
Hydraulic Tank
10.3gal

Hydraulic System

Hydraulic Flow
Standard Flow Mode
Loader Hydraulic Pressure
3335.0psi
Loader Hydraulic Flow
23.0gal/min
Hydraulic Power (calculated)
44.0hp
Hydraulic Flow
High Flow XHP
Loader Hydraulic Pressure
4061.0psi
Loader Hydraulic Flow
40.0gal/min
Hydraulic Power (calculated)
94.0hp

Standard Equipment

  • Electrical
    • 12 volt Electrical System
    • 100 ampere Alternator
    • Ignition Key Start/Stop Switch
    • Lights: Gauge Backlighting, Two Rear Tail Lights, Two Adjustable Front and Rear Halogen Lights, Dome Light
    • Backup Alarm
    • Heavy Duty Battery, 1,000 CCA
  • Operator Environment
    • Gauges: Fuel Level, Hour Meter
    • Operator Warning System Indicators: Air Filter Restriction, Alternator Output, Armrest Raised/Operator Out of Seat, Engine Coolant Temperature, Engine Oil Pressure, Glow Plug Activation, Hydraulic Filter Restriction, Hydraulic Oil Temperature, Parking Brake Engaged, Engine Emission System
    • High Back Cloth Seat with Air Suspension, Heated with Recline and Lumbar Support and Fully Adjustable Seat Mounted Controls
    • Fold In Ergonomic Contoured Armrest
    • Control Interlock System, when operator leaves seat or armrest raised: Hydraulic System Disables, Hydrostatic Transmission Disables, Parking Brake Engages
    • ROPS Cab, Open, Tilt Up
    • FOPS, Level 1
    • Top and Rear Windows
    • Floor Mat
    • Interior Rear View Mirror
    • 12 volt Electric Socket
    • Horn
    • Hand (Dial) Throttle, Electronic
    • Adjustable Joystick Controls
    • Advanced Display: Full Color, 5 in LCD screen, Advanced Multi-operator Security System, On-screen Adjustments for Implement Response, Hystat Response, and Creep Control; Rearview Camera Ready
    • Storage Compartment with Netting
  • Power Train
    • Cat C3.8, Turbo Diesel Engine, Meeting U.S. EPA Tier 4 Interim (EU Stage IIIB) Emission Standards
    • Air Cleaner, Dual Element, Radial Seal
    • SOS Sampling Valve, Hydraulic Oil
    • Filters, Cartridge-type, Hydraulic
    • Filters, Cartridge-type, Fuel and Water Separator
    • Radiator/Hydraulic Oil Cooler (side-by-side)
    • Spring Applied, Hydraulically Released Parking Brakes
    • Hydrostatic Transmission
    • Four Wheel Chain Drive, 14 x 17.5 Tires
  • Other
    • Engine Enclosure, Lockable
    • Extended Life Antifreeze, -37° C (-34° F)
    • Machine Tie Down Points (6)
    • Support, Lift Arm
    • Hydraulic Oil Level Sight Gauge
    • Radiator Coolant Level Sight Gauge
    • Radiator, Expansion Bottle
    • Cat ToughGuard Hose
    • Auxiliary, Hydraulics, Continuous Flow
    • Heavy Duty, Flat Faced Quick Disconnects with Integrated Pressure Release
    • Split D-Ring to Route Work Tool Hoses Along Side of Left Lift Arm
    • Electrical Outlet, Beacon
    • Belly Pan Cleanout
    • External Counterweights
    • Variable Speed Demand Fan
  • Mandatory Equipment
    • Quick Coupler, Mechanical or Electric
    • Seat Belt, 50 mm (2 in) or 75 mm (3)
    • Comfort Package:
    • Enclosed ROPS with A/C (C3): Foot Throttle, Headliner, Heater and Defroster, Side Windows, Cup Holder, Radio Ready, Air Ride Seat (High Back and Heated) and Door (Glass or Polycarbonate)
    • Performance Package:
    • Performance Package H3: XHP Hydraulics, Dual Direction Electronic Self Level (Raise and Lower), Work Tool Return to Dig, Work Tool Positioner, Electronic Snubbing (Raise and Lower)

Optional Equipment

  • Beacon, Rotating
  • Engine Block Heater - 120V
  • Oil, Hydraulic, Cold Operation
  • Paint, Custom
  • Product Link, Cellular
  • Bluetooth Radio with Microphone (AM/FM/Weather Band Receiver with USB and Auxiliary Input Jack)