AD45B Underground Articulated Truck

AD45B Underground Articulated Truck

The AD45B underground articulated truck is designed for high production, low cost-per-ton hauling in underground mining applications. Rugged construction and simplified maintenance guarantee long life with low operating costs. Engineered for performance, designed for comfort, built to last.

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Engine

Engine Model
Cat® C18 ACERT™
Gross Power - SAE J1995
587hp
Bore
5.7in
Stroke
7.2in
Displacement
1104.53in3
Rated Power
1800r/min
Gross Power - VR Engine - SAE J1995
587HP
Gross Power - Tier 3 Engine - SAE J1995
547HP
Engine Model
Cat® C18 ACERT™
Gross Power - SAE J1995
587HP
Bore
5.7in
Stroke
7.2in
Displacement
1104.53in³

Operating Specifications

Gross Machine Mass
187393lb
Nominal Payload Capacity
99208lb
Body Capacities
18.0-25.1 m3 (23.5-32.8 yd3)
Gross Machine Mass
187393lb
Body Capacities
18.0-25.1 m3 (23.5-32.8 yd3)

Turning Dimensions

Articulation Angle
42.5º
Outside Clearance Radius*
365.8in
Inside Clearance Radius*
209in
Frame Oscillation
10º
Note
*Clearance dimensions are for reference only.
Articulation Angle
42.5º

Transmission

Forward 1
4.9mph
Forward 2
6.8mph
Forward 3
9.4mph
Forward 4
12.8mph
Forward 5
17.4mph
Forward 6
23.7mph
Forward 7
32.3mph
Reverse 1
4.6mph
Reverse 2
6.3mph
Forward - 1
4.9mile/h
Forward - 2
6.8mile/h
Forward - 3
9.4mile/h
Forward - 4
12.8mile/h
Forward - 5
17.4mile/h
Forward - 6
23.7mile/h
Forward - 7
32.3mile/h
Reverse - 1
4.6mile/h
Reverse - 2
6.3mile/h

Body Capacities

Ejector Body
29.9yd3
Dump Body - 1
23.6yd³
Dump Body - 2 - Standard
27.9yd³
Dump Body - 3
32.8yd³
Ejector Body
29.9yd³

Standards

Brakes
ISO 3450, AS2958.1, CAN-CSA424.30-M90
Cab/FOPS
ISO 3449, SAE J231, AS2294.3, EN13627
Cab/ROPS
ISO 3471, SAE J1040, AS2294.2, EN13510
Brakes
ISO 3450, AS2958.1, CAN-CSA424.30-M90
Cab - FOPS
ISO 3449, SAE J231, AS2294.3, EN13627
Cab - ROPS
ISO 3471, SAE J1040, AS2294.2, EN13510
Standards
ROPS/FOPS Certified Cab
Standards
ROPS/FOPS Certified Cab

Final Drives

Differential Ratio
3.46:1
Total Reduction Ratio
19.55:1
Final Drive Ratio
5.65:1
Differential Ratio
3.46:1
Total Reduction Ratio
19.55:1

Service Refill Capacities

Transmission
15.9gal
Hydraulic Tank
70.3gal
Cooling System
22.5gal
Fuel Tank
201.8gal
Engine Crankcase - With Filter
16.9gal (US)
Front Differential and Final Drives
20.3gal (US)
Rear Differential and Final Drives
21.9gal (US)
Transmission
15.9gal (US)
Hydraulic Tank
70.3gal (US)
Cooling System
22.5gal (US)
Fuel Tank
201.8gal (US)

Weights

Empty
88184lb
Empty - Front Axle
60847lb
Empty - Rear Axle
27337lb
Loaded
187393lb
Loaded - Front Axle
85451lb
Loaded - Rear Axle
101942lb

Weight Distribution

Empty - Front Axle
69%
Empty - Rear Axle
31%
Loaded - Front Axle
45.6%
Loaded - Rear Axle
54.4%

Body Hoist

Raise
16s
Lower
21s
Total Cycle Time
37s

Tires

Tire Size
29.5 × R29

Standard Equipment

  • Electrical
    • 12V power supply in cab
    • Alternator, 95-amp
    • Auxiliary start receptacle
    • Battery disconnect switch, ground level
    • Circuit breaker, 80-amp
    • Corrosive protection spray
    • Diagnostic connector
    • Electric starting, 24V
    • Engine shutdown switch, ground level
      – Front left hand side
    • Lighting
      – Brake and tail light, LED
      – Headlights with dimmer switch, halogen
      – Rear work light (cab mounted), halogen
      – Reversing lights, halogen
    • Low maintenance batteries
    • Reversing alarm
    • Starting and charging system
  • Operator Environment
    • Cat Electronic Monitoring System (Cat EMS)
    • Electric horns
    • Gauges
      – Engine coolant temperature
      – Transmission coolant temperature
      – Hydraulic oil temperature
      – Fuel level
      – Speedometer
      – Tachometer
    • Indicator lights
      – Alert warning light
      – Body up position warning
      – High beam
      – Residual brake pressure warning
      – Retarder application
      – Turn signal
    • Low hydraulic level warning
    • Open operator station ROPS/FOPS structure
    • Operator presence system (auto park brake)
    • Rearview mirrors
    • Suspension seat Cat Comfort TLV2 with retractable seat belt
    • Trainer/passenger seat and seat belt
    • Tilt/telescopic steering wheel
    • Turn signal indicators
  • Power Train
    • Cat C18 ATAAC diesel engine, 6-cylinder
    • Automatic brake retarder control
    • Auto shift transmission 7 speed forward/2 speed reverse
    • Control throttle shifting
    • Engine air intake precleaner
    • Electric fuel priming pump
    • Exhaust, turbo compartment shielding
    • Four wheel drive
    • Long life coolant
    • Programmable ground speed limiting
    • Programmable gear block out with tray up
    • Radiator cap manual release
    • Radiator, cross flow
    • SAFR full hydraulic enclosed wet, multiple-disc brakes, oil cooled
    • Torque converter, standard with automatic lockup
  • Other Standard Equipment
    • Body, dump, (21.3 m³/27.9 yd³)
    • Catalytic exhaust purifier/muffler group
    • Centralized lubrication points
    • Decals, international picto graphics
    • Dual fuel tanks
    • Engine and transmission belly guards
    • Fenders, front, rear flaps
    • Fire wall
    • Fuel system manual shut off tap
    • Front axle suspension
    • Frame lifting lugs
    • Front and rear tow pin
    • Front rubber bumpers
    • Hand hold (access on/off top deck)
    • Hitch, articulated and oscillated
    • Operator and Maintenance Manual, English
    • S·O·S port
      – Coolant
      – Engine oil
      – Hydraulic oil
      – Transmission oil
    • Swing out radiator grill
    • Tires and rims: A tire must be selected from the mandatory attachments section of the machine price list. Base machine price includes a standard tubeless rim allowance only.

Optional Equipment

  • Optional Equipment
    • Battery shutdown
      – Ground level isolation, in cab isolation switch
      – Ground level isolation, engine shutdown switch
      – Ground level isolation, in cab isolation, engine shutdown switch
    • Body dump
      – Body, (18.0 m³/23.5 yd³)
      – Body, (25.1 m³/32.8 yd³)
    • Body ejector
      – Ejector, (22.9 m³/30.0 yd³)
    • Body liners, impact and/or wear
      – 10 mm (0.4"), body, dump (18.0 m³/23.5 yd³)
      – 10 mm (0.4"), body, dump (21.3 m³/27.9 yd³)
      – 10 mm (0.4"), body, dump (25.1 m³/32.8 yd³)
      – 10 mm (0.4"), body, ejector, (22.9 m³/30.0 yd³)
    • Body wear plate, external
      – 16 mm (0.62"), body, dump (18.0 m³/23.5 yd³)
      – 16 mm (0.62"), body, dump (21.3 m³/27.9 yd³)
      – 16 mm (0.62"), body, dump (25.1 m³/32.8 yd³)
    • Brake pressure gauges
    • Camera, color rear facing
    • Cover, anti vandalism for shipping
    • Engine options
      – Diesel particulate filter (for use with VR engine only)
      – Engine, Ventilation Reduction (VR)
      – Tier 3
    • Fast fill system
      – Coolant
      – Engine oil
      – Fuel (dual tanks)
      – Hydraulic oil
      – Transmission oil
    • Fire suppression system
      – Ansul, dry powder
      – Foam, water based
    • Fluids
      – Arctic fuel
      – Arctic coolant
    • Lighting
      – Headlights with dimmer switch, LED
      – Rear work light (cab mounted), LED
      – Reversing lights, LED
    • Lubrication system
      – Automatic, dump or ejector body
      – Centralized, ejector body
    • Mine transfer
      – Mine transfer ready front frame (tack welded)
      – Mine transfer ready dump body (tack welded)
      – Mine transfer ready ejector body (tack welded)
    • Operators station ROPS/FOPS enclosed
      – Air conditioning
      – Cab pressurizer and filter
      – Dome light
      – Heater
      – Radio ready compartment for radio and speakers
      – Sun visor
      – Window, sliding cab door
    • Operator and Maintenance Manual
      – Chinese
      – Indonesian
      – French
      – Portuguese
      – Russian
      – Spanish
    • Park brake switch engagement
      – Push to apply
      – Pull to apply
    • Payload
      – Truck Payload Measurement System (TPMS)
      – Remote display for TPMS
    • Reflective tape
    • Rims
      – Rim identification numbering
      – Spare, tubeless
    • Seat
      – Suspension seat Cat Comfort TLV2, vinyl
      – Suspension seat tee, mechanical
    • Seat cover
      – Tee and Cat Comfort TLV2
      – Seat cover, companion
    • Secondary steering system
    • Service tools
      – Collet jacking bolts, dump or ejector
      – Diagnostics box
      – Hoist cylinder supports (for body removal)
      – Brake wear gauge
      – Reference parts manual for additional tooling available
    • Switches
      – Engine shutdown, fire suppression activation
      – Idle timer
      – Engine shutdown, fire suppression activation/idle timer
    • Technology
      – Vital Information Management System (VIMS) Gen 3
    • Tire arrangements
      – Tire, 29.5 × R29 VSNT Bridgestone
      – Tire, 29.5 × R29 VSDL Bridgestone
    • Torque converter, high altitude, 3000 m (9,842 ft) and up
    • NOTE: Not all features are available in all regions. See your Cat dealer for more information.