With more than 170 units sold worldwide, this machine is an undoubted leader in the 500-tonne class. Boasting either electric or tier-2 diesel power and a shovel capacity of 29m³, this machine delivers power and reliability. The PC5500-6 is available either in face shovel or backhoe configurations with the Komatsu safety system installed as a standard feature.

Powerful Diesel Engine
Two Komatsu SDA12V159E-2 Tier 2 engines
• Rated (each) 940 kW (1260 HP) at 1800 rpm
• Electronic engine management
• Low engine emission levels Tier 2 certificated
• Time saving Engine Oil Management System; Centinel, Engine Reserve Oil Supply and Eliminator Oil Filter System

• Large diameter rollers, idlers and sprockets
• Large surface area and extensive precision hardening of all engaging components reduce track wear
• Hardened track link pin bores

Designed for more tons per hour
• Powerful digging forces
• Ease of bucket filling
• Proven attachment design
• All cylinders mounted in the shadow of the attachment for protection
• Various buckets and wear packages to suit all material densities and properties

Easy and Safe Maintenance
Simple, common-sense design provides easy access to all major components
• Generous access to all major service points from machinery house floor level
• Enclosed, walk-in machinery house with partition wall separating engine from pump area
• Automatic central lubrication
• Ground-level access to hydraulically powered swing down service arm with Wiggins connections

Engine Make: Komatsu

Engine Model: SDA12V159E-2

Engine Net Power: 940x2 kw (Diesel), 900x2 kw (Electric)

Blade Capacity: 29 (BH), 29 (FS)

Blade Width: 1450 (BH), 1865 (FS)

Blade Height: 8300 (BH), 2700 (FS)

Dimensions Height: 8610 mm

Dimensions Width: 8000 mm

Dimensions Length: 11200 mm

Vehicle Operating Weight: 538000 (BH), 533000 (FS)

Blade: -

Ripper: -



Grouser Shoe Width: 1200mm

Spec Catalogue No: QESS0556-06

Suitable For: Mining

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