316F L

The Cat® 316F L is a perfect choice for customers who value versatility, reliability, durability, and maximum efficiency.

Engine Model Cat C4.4 ACERT
Flywheel Power 117 HP
Bore 4.13 in
Stroke 5 in
Displacement 269 in³
Gross Power - SAE J1995 91 kW (122 hp/123 PS)
Net Power - SAE J1349/ISO 9249 88 kW (117 hp/118 PS)

Operating Weight 39029 lb

Swing Speed 8.9 r/min
Swing Torque 36582 ft·lbf

Maximum Drawbar Pull 35070
Maximum Travel Speed 3.3 mile/h

Hydraulic System
Main System - Maximum Flow - Total 79 gal/min
Maximum Pressure - Equipment 5076 psi
Maximum Pressure - Swing 3626 psi
Maximum Pressure - Travel 5076 psi
Pilot System - Maximum Flow 6.6 gal/min
Pilot System - Maximum Pressure 598 psi

Service Refill Capacities
Cooling System 6.9 gal (US)
Final Drive - Each 2.11 gal (US)
Hydraulic System - Including Tank 31.96 gal (US)
Hydraulic Tank 28 gal (US)
Engine Oil - With Filter 3.57 gal (US)
Fuel Tank Capacity 76.61 gal (US)
Swing Drive 2.11 gal (US)

Sound Performance
Exterior Sound Power Level 102 dB(A)
ISO 6396 - Operator Sound Pressure Level 71 dB(A)

Bucket & Stick Forces* - Reach Boom - 5.1 m (16'9
Bucket Digging Force - ISO 25000
Bucket Digging Force - SAE 22000
Note *With a 0.76 m3 (1.00 yd3), 900 mm (41") bucket.
Stick Digging Force - ISO 18000
Stick Digging Force - SAE 17310

Dimensions* - Reach Boom - 5.1 m (16'9
Cab Height 9.5 ft
Cab Height - With Top Guard 10.17 ft
Counterweight Clearance 3.33 ft
Ground Clearance 1.42 ft
Length - Center of Rollers 10 ft
Note *With a 0.76 m3 (1.00 yd3), 900 mm (41") bucket.
Shipping Height 10.17 ft
Shipping Length 28.08 ft
Tail Swing Radius 8.17 ft
Track Gauge 6.5 ft
Track Length 13 ft
Transport Width - 700 mm (28 in) Shoes 8.83 ft

Net Power - ISO 14396 91 kW (122 hp/123 PS)
Note The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 1 kg of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 1.43 metric tonnes.

Machine Weight
Note *5.1 m (16'9") reach boom, 2.6 m (8'6") stick and 700 mm (28") track shoes, with 0.76 m3 (0.99 yd3) GD bucket.
Operating Weight* 39029 lb

Service Refill Capacities
DEF Tank Capacity 5.4 gal (US)

Working Ranges* - Reach Boom - 5.1 m (16'9
Maximum Cutting Height 29.25 ft
Maximum Digging Depth 20 ft
Maximum Loading Height 20.58 ft
Maximum Reach - Ground Level 28.83 ft
Maximum Vertical Wall Digging Depth 16.25 ft
Minimum Loading Height 7.5 ft
Note *With a 0.76 m3 (1.00 yd3), 900 mm (41") bucket.

Maximum Depth Cut for 2440 mm (8'0") Level Bottom 19.33 ft


  • The C4.4 ACERT™ U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IV engine is powerful and efficient, and it can run on biodiesel up to B20.
  • Advanced control automatically manages pump and engine speed for maximum efficiency.
  • Two power modes, high power and eco mode, help you actively manage fuel consumption.
  • Engine idle shutdown saves fuel, reduces emissions, and extends service intervals.


  • Site prep and finishing work are quick and easy with a wide range of Cat work tools.
  • Utility work is fast and flawless with a Cat bucket and compactor.
  • A coupler lets you swap between attachments in seconds without leaving the cab.
  • See the whole more profitable attachment line for your machine at www.cat.com/attachments.


  • The roll-over protective structure (ROPS) certified cab is quiet and comfortable.
  • Automatic climate control helps maintain consistent cab temperature.
  • Joystick consoles and armrests are adjustable.
  • Seats are adjustable and feature air suspension with an optional heater in Europe, Australia, New Zealand and Pacific Islands.
  • The LCD monitor is easy to navigate and programmable in 42 languages.


  • Many routine service and maintenance points can be accessed from ground level reducing the time taken to check and service your machine.
  • Wide service doors make for easy access.
  • Filters are grouped to reduce service time.
  • The cooling package is designed to prevent plugging, make blowing off debris easy.


  • Cat Connect technology improves job site efficiency.
  • Optional Cat Grade Control helps you create a level base and precise slope with ease.
  • Product Link™/VisionLink® connects owners to the machine, providing access to location, hours, fuel consumption, idle time, events, and diagnostic codes.


  • The large swing bearing is secured with elongated bolts to help handle the most swing-intensive work.
  • Robot welded, Caterpillar designed boom and sticks are built for long service.
  • Greased track link between pins and bushings increases undercarriage life and reduces noise.


  • The hydraulic activation lever locks out all hydraulic functions.
  • Handrails, anti-skid plating, and countersunk bolts reduce slipping and tripping.
  • A ground-level engine shutoff switch shuts down the engine in case of emergency.
  • Standard rearview camera and mirrors enhance visibility.
  • The side-view camera enhances visibility on the boom side of the machine to help make operators more effective and efficient.