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C640E Clambunk Skidder

The Tigercat C640E is a specialized, high capacity clambunk skidder best suited to long distance skidding and extremely soft terrain.

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Overview

The Tigercat rear bogie axle, combined with hydrostatic drive allows the C640E clam bunk skidder to carry extremely large and heavy loads. The massive clambunk grapple elevates the load – significantly reducing drag resistance.

The C640E is an excellent choice for southern US lowland logging applications where the skidders are confined to log mats. The Turnaround® seat adds further advantage, allowing the operator to travel blade-forward or grapple-forward on the mats without sacrificing comfort or ergonomics.

The C640E can also be equipped with a dump body for other other industrial applications such as road building and other off road hauling duties.

Tigercat power. Tigercat support.

The C640E clambunk skidder is Tigercat FPT Tier 2 or Tier 4f powered. The Tier 4f engine conforms to the latest emissions standards in North America and Europe.

With the Tier 2 engine option, Tigercat brings the benefits of Tigercat power and support to harvesting professionals around the world.


Key Benefits

  • Tigercat FPT N67 engine with Tier 2 or Tier 4f emissions compliance – clean, powerful and efficient; fully supported by Tigercat
  • Turnaround® equipped – the unique two-position rotating seat with full rear facing machine control
  • Electronic controlled hydrostatic drive – depress the pedal and go
  • Smooth, precise, responsive command of machine functions with advanced, robust electronic control system
  • Maximum tractive effort is always available, regardless of engine speed; high breakout performance with minimal wheel spin
  • Automatic variable engine speed contributes to excellent fuel economy
  • Super-durable, long-life centre section is constructed with thick steel plate, large diameter pins and tapered roller bearings
  • High performance, excellent traction and minimal wheel spin in adverse terrain
  • Excellent visibility in every direction and clear sightline to all tires

Videos

C640E clambunk skidder with S860C shovel logger
Tigercat C640E clambunk skidder working with an S860C shovel logger on log mats in a lowland logging operation. Massive drags delivered to a 250D loader at roadside. Download in HD  
C640 clambunk skidder and S860C shovel logger
A Tigercat S860C shovel logger loading a C640 clambunk skidder in a Georgia swamp logging application. Download in HD

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LENGTH10 290 mm
WHEELBASE6 325 mm
WIDTH3 480 mm
HEIGHT3 150 mm
GROUND CLEARANCE635 mm
WEIGHT20 850 kg
ENGINE Tier 4fTigercat FPT N67 Tier 4f
194 kW (260 hp) @ 2,200 rpm
ENGINE Tier 2Tigercat FPT N67 Tier 2
198 kW (266 hp) @ 2,100 rpm
AIR FILTRATIONPrecleaner and 2-stage engine air cleaner
TOP SPEED21 km/h
COOLINGSide-by-side aluminum radiator, oil cooler, charge air cooler and A/C condenser
FANFixed pitch, blower
OptionalFlexxaire® variable pitch, reversing
FUEL CAPACITY305 L
DEF CAPACITY Tier 4f43 L
TRANSMISSIONSingle-speed mechanical
Variable speed hydrostatic
(2) variable displacement motors
AXLE frontTigercat OB17, outboard planetary, barrel differential
+/- 15° oscillation
AXLE rearTigercat WOF17 wide-spread bogie, outboard planetary, flange differential
DIFFERENTIAL LOCKSIndependent front and rear
PUMP, DRIVEPiston
PUMP, MAIN 1Piston for all machine functions
PUMP, MAIN 2Gear for cooling
FILTRATION(2) spin-on, 7 micron full-flow
CYLINDERS, STEER(2) 85 mm (3.25 in) bore
CYLINDERS, BLADE(2) 90 mm (3.5 in) bore
CYLINDER, POWER CLAM/B-N-T(2) 127 mm (5 in) bore
RESERVOIR105 L
DYNAMIC BRAKINGHydrostatic
SECONDARY BRAKESEnclosed, oil cooled
PARK BRAKECaliper
Spring applied/hydraulic release
OPTIONALAvailable upon request
FRONT35.5x32,26
REAR30.5x32,24
STANDARDTigercat 2,97 m2 (32 ft2) 2-cylinder, box tong
MAXIMUM OPENING2 670 mm
WIDTH2 285 mm
With optional blade extensions2 920 mm
BATTERY(2) 12 v
ALTERNATOR80 amp, 24 v
SYSTEM VOLTAGE24 v
CABInsulated, pressurized and isolation mounted air conditioner/heater/defroster
(2) doors with slide side windows and hinged screens
Forward sloping windshield
AM/FM digital stereo CD, CB radio
SEATExtreme duty Turnaround, air ride
Fully adjustable height, seatback recline, lumbar support and armrests
2-position mechanical lock, 100° rotating for rear-facing drive, heated and cooled
OPERATOR CONTROLSElectronic joystick for grapple/blade/steering
Electronic foot pedal, front and rear with forward/reverse selector switch for drive
Electronic control system with colour LCD display screen interface for machine monitoring and function adjustment
STANDARDAlarm for reverse drive
Fuel suction strainer Fire extinguisher
Pressurized water system
Fenders
OPTIONALHalogen lighting package
HID lighting package
Cold weather kit