M317F Wheeled Excavator



Technical Specifications
Benefits and Features

Working hard has never been easier with Cat® F Series Wheeled Excavators. The M317F compact radius increases your fleet versatility by introducing you into new possible markets like those with tight-quarter tasks and turning radius constraints such as road construction or small job sites. These machines are designed to help you take on the wide variety of challenges you face every day, and at a lower cost.

Engine Model Cat C4.4 with Twin Turbo
Net Power 150 HP
Bore 4.1 in
Stroke 5 in
Displacement 268.5 in³
Maximum Torque - 1,400 rpm 523 ft·lbf
Emissions Meets Tier 4 Final/Stage IV emission standards.
Engine Power - Maximum Gross - ISO 14396 117 kW (157 hp [159 hp]*)
Engine Power - Maximum Net - ISO 9249/SAE J1349 112 kW (150 hp [152 hp]*)
Note *Metric values.
Number of Cylinders - In Line 4
Ratings 1800 r/min
Maximum Travel Speed 19 mile/h
Swing Mechanism
Swing Speed 9 r/min
Maximum Swing Torque 27289 ft·lbf
Drawbar Pull 23380 lbf
Maximum Forward/Reverse - 2nd Gear 19 mile/h
Maximum Gradeability (17 500 kg/38,580 lb) 70%
Counterweight 9480 lb
Note *Includes medium stick, counterweight, full fuel tank, operator, dual pneumatic tires. Weight varies depending on configuration.
Operating Weight* 16 750 to 17 750 kg (36,927 to 38,691 lb)
VA Boom - Front Dozer, Rear Outriggers 38691 lb
VA Boom - Rear Dozer Only 36927 lb
Ground Clearance 14.6 in
Hydraulic System
Maximum Flow - Auxiliary Circuit - High Pressure 58 gal/min
Maximum Flow - Auxiliary Circuit - Medium Pressure 12.7 gal/min
Maximum Flow - Implement/Travel Circuit 58 gal/min
Maximum Flow - Swing Mechanism 18.5 gal/min
Maximum Pressure - Auxiliary Circuit - High Pressure 5076 psi
Maximum Pressure - Auxiliary Circuit - Medium Pressure 2683 psi
Maximum Pressure - Implement Circuit - Heavy Lift 5439 psi
Maximum Pressure - Implement Circuit - Normal and Travel Circuit 5076 psi
Swing Mechanism 4786 psi
System 64.7 gal (US)
Service Refill Capacities
Diesel Exhaust Fluid Tank 5 gal (US)
Fuel Tank - Total Capacity 77.9 gal (US)
Working Ranges
VA Boom - 2450 mm (8'0") Stick Length: Digging Height 32.5 ft
VA Boom - 2450 mm (8'0") Stick Length: Dump Height 22.33 ft
Note Range values are calculated with GD bucket 1100 mm (3'7"), 0.80 m3 (1.05 yd3) with tips K080 and quick coupler with a tip radius of 1574 mm (5'2").
VA Boom - 2450 mm (8'0") Stick Length: Digging Depth 18.67 ft
VA Boom - 2450 mm (8'0") Stick Length: Reach at Ground Level 29.08 ft
VA Boom - 2600 mm (8'6") Stick Length: Digging Depth 19.25 ft
VA Boom - 2600 mm (8'6") Stick Length: Digging Height 33.58 ft
VA Boom - 2600 mm (8'6") Stick Length: Dump Height 23.33 ft
VA Boom - 2600 mm (8'6") Stick Length: Reach at Ground Level 29.92 ft
Swing Radius and Key Dimensions - Maximum Footprint with Outriggers Down
Maximum Shipping Length - With Long Stick 27.75 ft
Maximum Width - With Parallel Blade 8.33 ft
Tail Swing Radius 5.83 ft


  • Cat C4.4 engine meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IV emission standards. Emissions technology is transparent – no action required from the operator and no stopping for regeneration.
  • Dedicated swing pump, allowing faster, smoother combined movements.
  • Built-in fuel savers, eliminating waste with features like Auto Engine Speed Control, Engine Idle Shutdown and efficient Eco Mode.
  • “On-Demand” Strategies, to consume just the right amount of fuel.
  • Similar working ranges, stability and lift capacities as the M316F.
  • Highly mobile, the M317F can travel up to 30 km/h (19 mph).


  • Compact design allows an operator to swing with confidence in tight quarters.
  • Flexible configurations to meet all your needs with various booms/sticks, tires and undercarriages.
  • “Plug and Play” design, with complete integration of the whole portfolio of Cat attachments. – Auxiliary hydraulics, including high pressure, and quick coupler lines/circuits. – Readiness for all couplers, either Pin Grabber, Dedicated or hydraulic Auto Connect coupler. – The monitor can allow ten hydraulic pump flow and pressure settings at the same time. – Tiltrotator option including all required changes to accommodate the Cat Tiltrotator.
  • Joystick buttons/sliders can be set up per tool as desired by the operator.
  • Utility and finishing work are fast and flawless with a Cat compactor, finishing bucket or tilt bucket.
  • Dealing with debris and waste is easy with a Cat hammer and grapple.
  • Couplers let you swap between attachments in seconds without leaving the cab.


  • A complete package of smart technologies with features like Cruise Control or automatic brake and axle lock. Optional boosters like Ride Control, SmartBoom™, joystick steering are available.
  • Everything can be adjusted in the cab from the steering column height to the electrically adjustable mirrors.
  • Ergonomic cab with controls kept to a minimum and conveniently located.
  • Split-screen monitor to allow quick view of both cameras on the same display.


  • Integrated devices to help enforce safe behavior, like seat belt indicator, or the speed limit setting when roading in reverse with the upper frame rotated.
  • Visibility: large glass areas, rear/side cameras. LED lamps for all working lights and cameras.
  • For added protection, the optional impact resistant windshield meets the EN356 P5A standard.
  • Integrated pin code adds anti-theft security to your equipment.


  • Product Link™ connects owners to their equipment, providing access to machine data such as location, hours, fuel consumption, idle time, events, and diagnostic codes.Fit for life Diesel Particulate Filter.