August 7, 2018 by On-Site Magazine
From Cat, the D8T dozer features a fully-automatic four-speed transmission and blade capacity of 13.4 yd3. An added gear and lock-up clutch engagement is designed to aid in shifting. The D8T is available in standard and low ground pressure configurations, as well as waste and stockpile arrangements. A variety of blades and track shoe types/widths are also available. Caterpillar offers a choice of Cat Connect Grade technologies, which range from grade indicators to factory-integrated GPS.