EX098 - Komatsu PC270LC-8

The latest technology, ergonomics and features to ensure high productivity at a minimal operating cost.


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The Komatsu PC270LC8 features an integrated design which now includes a host of standard factory installed items, such as: Large ROPS Cabin, Emergency Stops, Quick Hitch and Attachment Piping to name a few!

This holistic approach means piece of mind and compliance with industry and customer expectations; additionally, it ensures a quiet comfortable environment for the operator.

The Komatsu Dash 8 excavators have been founded on an impeccable lineage of proven thoroughbred machines.


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Equipment Details

Year 2011
Make Komatsu
Model PC270LC-8



Operating Weight28040kg
Swing speed 10.5 rpm
Bucket digging force (ISO) 100 kgf
Arm crowd force (ISO) 14100 kgf
Digging depth – maximum (mm)5940
Digging reach – maximum (mm)9650
Maximum reach @ ground level (mm)9450
Horsepower, Gross – SAE (kW)149
Horsepower, Net – ISO (kW)140
Horsepower, Net – SAE (kW)140
Rated RPM2000
Fan drive methodMechanical
Displacement (litre)6.69
Number of cylinders6



A Overall length                                               9940 mm

B Length on ground (transport)                      6255 mm

C Overall height (to top of boom)                    3310 mm

D Overall width                                                3190 mm

E Overall height (to top of cab)                        3175 mm

F Ground clearance, counterweight                 1215 mm

G Ground clearance (minimum)                       498 mm

H Tail swing radius                                           2940 mm

I Track length on ground                                 3700 mm

J Track length                                                  4625 mm

K Track gauge                                                 2590 mm

L Width of crawler                                            3190 mm

M Shoe width                                                   600 mm

N Grouser height                                             30 mm

O Machine cab height                                      2225 mm

P Machine cab width                                        2710 mm

Q Distance, swing center to rear end               2905 mm



Working Range

A Max. digging height                                     9620 mm

B Max. dumping height                                    6720 mm

C Max. digging depth                                       5940 mm

D Max. vertical wall digging depth                    4800 mm

E Max. digging depth of cut for 8′ level           5750 mm

F Max. digging reach                                       9650 mm

G Max. digging reach at ground level               9450 mm

H Min. swing radius                                         3500 mm

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