Eagle Bucket Wheel Trenchers

ET8500 Side View

ET8500 Rear View

Standard Features
  • Engine: 6 cylinder CAT C13, water-cooled, Diesel Engine, US EPA Tier 3 / EU Stage IIIA compliant, 385HP (287kW) at 2100 rpm, Intermittent "C" Rating
  • Digging Depth: 36" (914mm) minimum / 96" (2438mm) maximum
  • Digging Width: Standard 24" (610mm) bucket cutting 30" (762mm) to maximum 48" (12193mm)
  • Teeth: Hensley X156 Forged Tooth
  • Buckets: 15 each, 1 1/4" (32mm) material, crowned
  • Pump Drive: Hydrostatic pumps driven by multiple outlet Funk pump drive box, mounted off engine bell housing
  • Wheel Rims: 1 1/4" (32mm) rims, Mild Steel with Weld-on, Cast Steel Segments, standard bucket backs
  • Drive Sprockets: Heavy-duty cast steel, bolt on split sprockets
  • Undercarriage: Hydrostatically driven G&Z D-5 size, 24" (610mm) triple grousers x 10'-9" (3276 mm) long c to c, Sealed Chain with Split Master Link, Rock Guards
  • Conveyor: 36" (914mm) wide x 12'-5" (3780mm) long c to c with belt skirting rated @ 1000fpm (305m/min)
  • Weight: Approx. 75,000 - 80,000 lbs (33,937 - 36,199 kg)
  • Lighting: DC Night Lighting System which includes 4ea. LED Lamps
  • Operator Cab with Heating, Air Conditioning and Operator Seat
  • Fixed Breakaway Crumbshoe
  • One piece head shaft hydraulically driven through dual gear reduction box
  • Anti - Vandalism Locks and Guards
Optional Features
  • 1 1/2" (39mm) Rims and Buckets
  • Self Level Control / Self Levelling Undercarriage
  • Carbide Teeth
  • Single grouser pads in lieu of triple grouser pads
  • Add'l Buckets & Backs for trench widths up to max. 40" (1,02m)
  • Enclosed stay rod and lower digging wheel
  • Automatic Steering and Grade Control System
  • Laser Guidance / Grade Control
  • US EPA Tier 4f / EU Stage IV compliant Diesel Engine
  • Special wide digging wheel for trench depth up to 60" (1524mm)
  • EGON Telematics Remote Diagnostics and Troubleshooting
  • Cold Weather Package
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