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1185 Harvester

The Tigercat 1185 is a 34-tonne wheel harvester designed for high production applications, extreme terrain and demanding operating conditions.

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The 1185 is a premium quality eight-wheel drive harvester with powerful lift capacity. The 1185 blends high performance, with excellent fuel efficiency through the use of an advanced hydraulic system. Dedicated pumps power the drive, harvesting head, crane, fan and cooling circuit functions. The closed loop drive system provides excellent performance on steep slopes.

The 1185 wheel harvester is equipped with Tigercat’s unique WideRange® drive system. WideRange increases working travel speed while delivering extremely powerful tractive effort for high performance in steep terrain.

Key Benefits

  • Tigercat FPT N67 engine with Tier 2 or Tier 4f emissions compliance – clean, powerful and efficient; fully supported by Tigercat
  • Tigercat built bogie axles are hydraulically balanced and designed for extreme duty
  • Tigercat WideRange® transmission produces extremely high tractive effort for unprecedented steep slope performance
  • Powerful Tigercat crane with ER technology for high efficiency
  • Hooked main boom for excellent visibility; choice of fixed or telescopic stick


Video: 1185 Harvester in Scotland
A Tigercat 1185 harvester equipped with the optional 11 m telescopic crane and a a LogMax 7000C harvesting head. It is operating on a sloped harvesting site in Scotland. The Tigercat 1185 is the the most powerful and capable wheeled cut-to-length harvester available. Download in HD


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Show measurements as:
LENGTH less boom (metric)9 970 mm
WHEELBASE (metric)5 845 mm
WIDTH (metric)3 090 mm
HEIGHT (metric)4 100 mm
SHIPPING HEIGHT (metric)3 790 mm
GROUND CLEARANCE (metric)683 mm
WEIGHT (metric)34 000 kg
ENGINE Tier 4fTigercat FPT N67 Tier 4f, 230 kW (308 hp) 1160 Nm (860 ft-lb) @ 1,500 rpm
COOLINGSide-by-side radiator, oil cooler and charge air cooler
FANHydraulically driven, automatic variable speed with automatic reversing cycle
FUEL CAPACITY (metric)540 L
DEF CAPACITY Tier 4f (metric)80 L
TRANSMISSIONWideRange® drive Variable speed hydrostatic (2) piston motors, infinitely variable
AXLES front/rearTigercat bogie, outboard planetary, hydraulically balanced
DIFFERENTIAL LOCKSIndependent front and rear, friction clutch style
TOP SPEED (metric)10,7 km/h
PUMP, DRIVEPiston, closed loop
RESERVOIR (metric)230 L
SECONDARY BRAKESEnclosed, oil cooled
PARK BRAKESpring applied, hydraulic release
SERVICE BRAKEHydrostatic, enclosed, oil cooled
OPTIONAL710/55-28.5 780/50-28.5
STANDARDTigercat H360ER89 ER®, fixed stick
OPTIONALTigercat H360ER110T ER®, telescopic stick 11 m (433 in) bare pin reach
MAXIMUM REACH bare pin (metric)8,9 m
LIFT MOMENT (metric)357 kNm
LIFT CAPACITY net, full reach (metric)2 680 kg
SLEW TORQUE net (metric)62 kNm
BATTERY(2) 950 CCA,12 v
ALTERNATOR140 amp, 24 v
CABPressurized, insulated and isolation mounted with constant temperature A/C and heater Thermal formed curved windshield, UL752 level 1 tested Thermal insulated polycarbonate windows; Window blinds 2 exits Computerized machine monitoring system AM/FM digital stereo with CD player Bluetooth® audio and hands-free calling
SEATAir ride, extreme duty fully adjustable with lumbar support and armrests
OPERATOR CONTROLSElectronic control for all functions (less head) Mini-joystick for steering Electronic control system with colour LCD display screen for machine monitoring and function adjustment
CRANE/HEADMini lever, electric over hydraulic
STEERINGElectric joystick
STANDARDUp to 2 500 kg (5,500 lb) heads for H360ER89 crane
OPTIONALUp to 1 800 kg (4,000 lb) heads for H360ER110T crane
STANDARDVacuum pump
OPTIONALWebasto engine/cab/hydraulic heater Block heater Hydraulic reservoir heater GPS receiver Stump spray equipment Colour marking Road lights RemoteLog™ telematics system

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