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Komatsu Europe has added a new P138US-10 short tail swing hydraulic excavator to its Dash-10 series. With an operating weight of 13,400 – 14,467 kg, compact size and short tail swing radius the PC138US-10 is ideal for working in confined spaces especially in urban environments or lane of traffic.
The new excavator is powered by Komatsu SAA4D95LE-6 engine producing 93.5 hp (69.7 kW), which meets EPA Tier 4 Interim/EU Stage 3B standards. Compared with its predecessors the SAA4D95LE-6 engine features improved performance and fuel consumption decreased by 7 percent. The Tier 4 Interim engine platform from Komatsu uses an advanced electronic control system of air flow, the fuel injection system, as well as exhaust treatment functions to reduce emissions.
In general, the PC138US-10 hydraulic excavator features improved efficiency, operator comfort, easy maintenance, versatility and increased performance. Lift capacity of the PC138US-10 is comparable to the conventional excavators; however, a contoured cab design allows the cab to swing within the same swing radius as the counterweight
Operator ROPS cab is equipped with a sliding door and designed specially for the PC138US-10. A viscous damper helps to reduce vibration. All the necessary operational information is displayed on the 7-inch LCD monitor on the 25 languages . There are six working modes: high power, economy, breaker, lift, attachments economy and attachment power.
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