BH160 Backhoe

BH160 Backhoe

Cat® Backhoes are used in typical backhoe applications such as digging footings, basements, and drainage ditches, utility trenching, back-filling, and maintaining slopes and embankments in construction, industrial, and landscaping settings. They are ideal for demolishing concrete when paired with Cat H45/H55/H65 hammers.

Maximum Digging Depth
121 in
Operating Weight
2309 lb
Overall Length
116 in
Available bucket widths
254-1194 mm (10-47 in)

Dimensions

Maximum Digging Depth
121in
Operating Weight
2309lb
Overall Length
116in
Available bucket widths
254-1194 mm (10-47 in)
Required Hydraulics
Standard Flow
Required Hydraulic Flow
42-86 L/min (11-23 gpm)
Optimal Hydraulic Pressure
145-235 bar (2100 - 3400 psi)
Reach From Swing Pivot (at ground)
156in
Digging Depth at 610 mm (2 ft)
120in
Digging Depth at 4220 mm (8 ft)
102in
Straight Wall Digging Depth
81in
Overall Operating Height
136in
Loading Height
85in
Loading Reach
64in
Stabilizer Spread (operating position)
74in
Total Side Shift Travel
38in
Swing Arc
180 degrees
Bucket Rotation
192 degrees
Bucket Breakout Force
7146lb
Stick Breakout Force
3439lb
Transport Height
92in
Boom Pivot Height
17in
Transport Width
79in
Ground Clearance
3.4in

Standard Equipment:

Optional Equipment: