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Tigercat LX870D Levelling Feller Buncher

LX870D Feller Buncher

The LX870D is a heavy duty, full tail-swing leveling feller buncher designed for demanding final fell applications in extreme terrain conditions and steep slopes.

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Overview

Powerful and extremely fuel efficient, the high performance LX870D feller buncher is equipped with ER technology and closed loop track drives for speed and response. The machine is well matched to highly skilled operators who demand machine performance at its extreme limits.

Operators will also appreciate the completely redesigned and enhanced cabin. The cab has been structurally reconfigured for improved visibility and now comes equipped with SkyVIEW and RearVIEW camera systems for new lines of sight.

For more stability on tough terrain, the LX870D is now standard equipped with the new R7-163L undercarriage with extended track frames.

 


Key Benefits

  • Closed loop drive system provides optimal balance of speed and tractive effort for high performance and efficiency in extreme terrain
  • Extreme duty leveling undercarriage for excellent stability on steep slopes
  • ER boom technology® improves fuel efficiency, reduces operator fatigue and increases productivity
  • ER® on/off switch to increase increase stick boom force when required
  • Power operated side door and retracting enclosure. Large work platform, easy access to components and daily service points
  • High capacity cooling. Automatic variable speed for improved fuel efficiency, automatic reversing cycle

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Video: LX870D feller bunchers, Washington
Tigercat LX870D feller bunchers operating in Washington with and without cable assist logging systems. Varied terrain and stem size with some pretty decent slopes. Download in HD

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LENGTH less boom 5 335 mm
WIDTH with steps 3 440 mm
HEIGHT 3 740 mm
GROUND CLEARANCE 680 mm
WEIGHT less attachment 36 680 kg
TAIL SWING RADIUS 3 275 mm
ENGINE Tier 4f Tigercat FPT C87 Tier 4f
245 kW (330 hp) @ 1,950 rpm (rated)
AIR FILTRATION Precleaner, 2-stage engine air cleaner
COOLING Aluminum side-by-side radiator, oil cooler, charge air cooler, A/C condensor
Removable intake debris screen
FAN Hydraulically driven
Automatic variable speed and reversing cycle
FUEL CAPACITY 1 085 L
DEF CAPACITY 135 L
LOW RANGE 1,8 km/h
HIGH RANGE 4,2 km/h
PUMP, MAIN Piston
PUMP, SAW Piston
PUMP, FAN Piston
PUMP, TRACK (2) Piston, closed loop
PUMP, CLAMP/ACCUM. Piston
PUMP, CHARGE/PILOT Gear
PUMP, CASE Gear
FILTRATION, MAIN HYDRAULICS (5) Spin-on, 7 micron full flow
(1) water absorbing
FILTRATION, CASE (1) Spin-on, 150 micron strainer
(1) Spin-on, 6 micron full flow
FILTRATION, CHARGE/PILOT (2) Spin-on, 6 micron full flow
CYLINDERS, HOIST (2) 120 mm (4.7 in) bore
CYLINDERS, STICK/ER (2) 110 mm (4.3 in) bore
CYLINDER, TILT 130 mm (5.1 in) bore
CYLINDERS, LEVELING (2) 180 mm (7 in) bore
HORSEPOWER CONTROL Electric speed sensing
All-speed antistall
RESERVOIR 300 L
TRACK FRAMES R7-163L Super-duty forestry, integral track guides, ramp angles
TRACK CHAIN FH400 215 mm (8.5 in) pitch
FINAL DRIVE (2) Axial piston motors, Infinitely variable speed
TRACTIVE EFFORT 343 kN
GEARBOX Triple reduction planetary with brake
FRONT IDLER Hydraulic track adjuster; Spring shock absorber
SLIDES, UPPER Replaceable, bolt-on
ROLLERS, LOWER (10) FH400 single/double flange excavator
TRACK SHOE 610 mm (24 in) single grouser
Optional 710 mm (28 in) single grouser
LEVELING 20˚ forward, 7˚ rear; +/-15˚ side
TRACK Friction disc
Automatic spring applied, hydraulic release
SWING Friction disc
Manual spring applied, hydraulic release
SWING DRIVE 7.5 rpm variable speed
360˚ continuous rotation
Double reduction, twin swing drive planetary gearboxes
Twin piston swing motors
SWING BEARING 1 190 mm (47 in) ball circle diameter
ENCLOSURE Perforated plate on doors for ventilation
Hydraulically operated engine enclosure, manual backup
Rear air intake for cooling system and engine
Vandal protection
Smooth exterior
MAXIMUM CUT RADIUS 8 460 mm
MINIMUM CUT RADIUS 4 800 mm
BARE PIN LIFT full reach 8 435 kg
BATTERY (2) 12 LA
ALTERNATOR 110 amp, 24 v
SYSTEM VOLTAGE 24 v
LIGHTING (15) LED
(4) LED service lights, engine enclosure
LIGHTING, Optional (11) High output LED, (4) LED
(4) LED service lights, engine enclosure
CAB Insulated, pressurized and isolation mounted A/C, heater, defroster
skyVIEW and rearVIEW camera system
Full length polycarbonate windshield/entry door
Polycarbonate right and left side windows
One-piece polycarbonate side door window with steel guarded upper sliding section for ventilation
AM/FM digital stereo and auxiliary input port
Bluetooth® audio and hands-free calling
(2) power points
SEAT Full suspension air ride, fully adjustable with angled mounting
Armrest mounted Tigercat joysticks
OPERATOR CONTROLS Hydraulic proportional for boom/travel/swing with electronic track speed control limiter
Electronic for clamp arms/accumulating arms/wrist
Electric switch for swing brake
Electronic control system with colour LCD display screen for machine monitoring and function adjustment
STANDARD LogOn™ local wifi machine monitoring system
Power-link
Alarm for track movement
OPTIONAL RemoteLog® telematics system
High rotation wrists: 110˚, 340˚
Toolbox, bolt-on
High output LED lighting
Bottom level fueling
Cold weather kit
CB radio
SiriusXM® radio
Window blinds
Auto leveling
Cable assist adaptor kit