315F L

Engine Model Cat C4.4 ACERT
Flywheel Power 97 hp
Bore 4.1 in
Stroke 5.0 in
Displacement 270 in3
Gross Power – SAE J1995 74 kW (100 hp/101 PS)
Net Power – SAE J1349/ISO 9249 72 kW (97 hp/98 PS)

Machine Weights
Operating Weight 37794 lb

Maximum Drawbar Pull 25400 lbf
Maximum Travel Speed 3.4 mph

Swing Torque 22790 lbf-ft
Swing Speed 11.5 rpm

Hydraulic System
Maximum Pressure – Travel 5080 psi
Maximum Pressure – Swing 3340 psi
Pilot System – Maximum Flow 4.8 gal/min
Pilot System – Maximum Pressure 600 psi
Main System – Maximum Flow (Total) 67 gal/min
Maximum Pressure – Equipment 4420 psi
Maximum Pressure – Power Offset Boom (optional) 4340 psi

Service Refill Capacities
Cooling System 7.40 gal
Swing Drive (each) 0.6 gal
Final Drive (each) 0.8 gal
Hydraulic System (including tank) 42.3 gal
Hydraulic Tank 22.2 gal
Engine Oil (with filter) 3.6 gal
Fuel Tank Capacity 47.0 gal

Sound Performance
ISO 6396 – Operator Sound Pressure Level 69 dB(A)
ISO 6395 – Exterior Sound Power Level 101 dB(A)

Engine Power – ISO 14396 74 kW (100 hp/101 PS)

Machine Weights
Minimum Operating Weight 33296 lb
Maximum Operating Weight 37794 lb

Service Refill Capacities
DEF Tank Capacity 5.0 gal

Dimensions*: Reach Boom – 4.65 m (15'3"); R3.0 m (9'10") Stick
Shipping Height 9.83 ft
Shipping Length with Blade 26.25 ft
Tail Swing Radius 4.92 ft
Length to Center of Rollers 10.00 ft
Track Length 12.33 ft
Ground Clearance 1.42 ft
Track Gauge 6.50 ft
Transport Width – 600 mm (24") Shoes 8.50 ft
Cab Height 9.25 ft
Cab Height with Top Guard 9.67 ft
Counterweight Clearance 2.83 ft
Note *With 0.53 m3 (0.69 yd3), 900 mm (35") bucket.

Working Ranges*: Reach Boom – 4.65 m (15'3"); R3.0 m (9'10") Stick
Maximum Digging Depth 19.50 ft
Maximum Reach at Ground Level 28.50 ft
Maximum Cutting Height 31.67 ft
Maximum Loading Height 23.58 ft
Minimum Loading Height 6.75 ft
Maximum Depth Cut for 2440 mm (8'0") Level Bottom 18.58 ft
Maximum Vertical Wall Digging Depth 17.33 ft
Note *With 0.53 m3 (0.69 yd3), 900 mm (35") bucket.

Bucket & Stick Forces*: Reach Boom – 4.65 m (15'3"); R3.0 m (9'10") Stick; General Duty Bucket
Bucket Digging Force (SAE) 19200 lbf
Bucket Digging Force (ISO) 21420 lbf
Stick Digging Force (SAE) 12800 lbf
Stick Digging Force (ISO) 13130 lbf
Note *With 0.53 m3 (0.69 yd3), 900 mm (35") bucket.

Key Features

Benefits to help get your work done efficiently and effectively


  • C4.4 ACERT™ U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IV engine
  • Same working range, similar stick and bucket force and swing torque as 314E
  • Equipped to run on up to B20 biodiesel fuel
  • Two power modes, high power and eco mode, to help manage fuel consumption
  • Auto engine idle shutdown to save fuel, reduce emissions, and extend service intervals


  • Compact radius to work in tight spaces
  • Cat® buckets and tools designed to max out machine performance
  • Auxiliary hydraulics available to support a variety of tools
  • Available tool control and quick coupler for speedy tool changes


  • Full-size ROPS certified cab
  • Adjustable joysticks and seats with air suspension and heat and cooling options
  • Monitor programmable in 42 languages
  • Automatic climate control system
  • Drink holder and easy-to-reach storage areas
  • Auxiliary power outlets


  • Routine maintenance points at ground level
  • Wide service doors for easy access
  • Filters grouped to reduce service time


  • Cat Connect technology to improve job site efficiency
  • Available Cat Grade Control to help operators create a level base and precise slope with ease
  • Product Link™/VisionLink® to connect owners to the machine, providing access to location, hours, fuel consumption, idle time, events, and diagnostic codes


  • Modified X-frame structure for enhanced service life
  • Robot welded, Caterpillar designed boom and sticks
  • Greased track link between pins and bushings to increase undercarriage life


  • Hydraulic activation lever to lock out all hydraulic functions
  • Handrail, anti-skid plating, countersunk bolts to reduce slipping and tripping
  • Ground-level fuel cutoff switch to shut down engine
  • Standard rearview camera and mirrors for enhanced visibility



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