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MH3260 Tracked Material Handler

Engine Model

Cat C13

Operating Weight

133200 lb

Maximum Reach

59.1 ft


The Cat® MH3260 offers superior performance for your material handling applications. Featuring a spacious, ergonomic cab, the MH3260 offers a comfortable work environment to keep you productive all day long. Longer maintenance intervals and lower fuel consumption combine to provide up to 20% lower operating costs. The MH3260 provides the safety and reliability you need for your toughest applications.



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  • Engine
    Spec Value
    Engine Model Cat C13
    Net Power - ISO 9249 424 HP
    Net Power - ISO 9249 (DIN) 430 hp (metric)
    Engine Power - ISO 14396 425 HP
    Engine Power - ISO 14396 (DIN) 431 hp (metric)
    Bore 5 in
    Stroke 6 in
    Displacement 763 in³
    Biodiesel Capability Up to B20¹
    Emissions Meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final and EU Stage V emission standards.
    Note (1) Net power advertised is the power available at the flywheel when the engine is equipped with fan, air intake system, exhaust system, and alternator with engine speed at 1,800 rpm. Advertised power is tested per the specified standard in effect at the time of manufacture.
    Note (2) ¹Cat diesel engines are required to use ULSD (ultra-low sulfur diesel fuel with 15 ppm of sulfur or less) or ULSD blended with the following lower-carbon intensity fuels** up to: 20% biodiesel FAME (fatty acid methyl ester)* or 100% renewable diesel, HVO (hydrotreated vegetable oil) and GTL (gas-to-liquid) fuels. Refer to guidelines for successful application. Please consult your Cat dealer or “Caterpillar Machine Fluids Recommendations” (SEBU6250) for details. *Engines with no aftertreatment devices can use higher blends, up to 100% biodiesel (for use of blends higher than 20% biodiesel, consult your Cat dealer). **Tailpipe greenhouse gas emissions from lower-carbon intensity fuels are essentially the same as traditional fuels.
  • Transmission
    Spec Value
    Gradeability 30°/58%
    Maximum Travel Speed 3 mile/h
    Maximum Drawbar Pull 53729 lbf
  • Hydraulic System
    Spec Value
    Main System - Maximum Flow (× 2 pumps) - Travel 206 gal(US)/min
    Maximum Pressure - Implements 5076 psi
    Maximum Pressure - Travel 5076 psi
    Maximum Pressure - Swing 3771 psi
  • Weights
    Spec Value
    Operating Weight 133200 lb
  • Service Refill Capacities
    Spec Value
    Fuel Tank Capacity 188.9 gal (US)
    Cooling System 13.7 gal (US)
    Engine Oil (with filter) 10.6 gal (US)
    Swing Drive - Each 2.8 gal (US)
    Final Drive - Each 4 gal (US)
    Hydraulic System - Including Tank 145.3 gal (US)
    Hydraulic Tank 57.3 gal (US)
    DEF Tank 12.2 gal (US)
  • Swing Mechanism
    Spec Value
    Swing Speed 8 r/min
    Swing Torque 137924 ft·lbf
  • Dimensions
    Spec Value
    Boom MH 9.9 m (32'6")
    Stick Industrial 9.1 m (29'10")
    Shipping Height (with OPG, without stick) 11.8 ft
    Shipping Length (without stick) 45 ft
    Machine Length (with boom/stick) 46.5 ft
    Tail Swing Radius 12.3 ft
    Counterweight Clearance 4.7 ft
    Cab Height-Lowered 11.6 ft
    Cab Height-Lowered with OPG 11.8 ft
    Cab Height-Raised 19.8 ft
    Cab Height-Raised with OPG 20.3 ft
    Ground Clearance 2.33 ft
    Track Length to Center of Rollers 14.3 ft
    Track Length 17.6 ft
    Upper Frame Width (includes walkways and handrails) 12.6 ft
    Track Gauge-Retracted 10.6 ft
    Track Gauge- Extended 12.2 ft
    Undercarriage Width-Retracted,750 mm (30”) shoes 13.2 ft
  • Working Ranges
    Spec Value
    Maximum Reach 59.1 ft
    Boom MH Boom 9.9m (32'6")
    Stick Industrial 9.1 m (29'10")
    Maximum Height 58.5 ft
    Minimum Height 10 ft
    Minimum Swing Radius-Front 13.1 ft
    Maximum Depth 26.8 ft
    Boom Pin Height 39.8 ft
  • Air Conditioning System
    Spec Value
    Note (1) The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 1.2 kg (2.64 lb) of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 1.716 metric tonnes (1.892 tons).

Standard Equipment


  • Standard and optional equipment may vary. Consult your Cat dealer for details.


  • 9.9 m (32'6") Material Handler boom


  • Advanced sound-suppressed TOPS cab with rubber mount
  • High-resolution 254 mm (10") LCD touchscreen monitor
  • Air suspension premium seat with headrest, heater, ventilator


  • VisionLink®
  • Remote Flash
  • Remote Troubleshoot


  • Maintenance-free battery
  • LED exterior lights (integrated into storage box and mounted on boom and stick sides)
  • Power fuse module
  • Electronic Technician compatible


  • 115 Amp alternator
  • -32° C (-25° F) cold start capability
  • 52° C (126° F) high-ambient cooling
  • Automatic engine speed control
  • Electric fuel priming pump
  • Integrated precleaner air filter
  • Three vertical side-by-side cooling system


  • SmartBoom™
  • Electric main control valve
  • Automatic warm up
  • Automatic swing parking brake
  • Hydraulic main pump
  • Boom and stick lowering check valves
  • Boom and stick regeneration circuit
  • Medium pressure (grapple rotate) and cab riser valve
  • High performance hydraulic return filter
  • Two speed travel
  • Fine swing capability


  • 2D E-fence
  • Rear- and side-view cameras
  • Right-hand handrail and hand hold
  • Signaling/warning horn
  • Secondary engine shutoff switch
  • Caterpillar One Key security system
  • Lockable external tool/storage box and fuel drain compartment
  • Lockable disconnect switch
  • Standard visibility mirror package


  • Service platform with anti-skid plate and recessed bolts
  • Sampling ports for Scheduled Oil Sampling (S·O·S℠)
  • Grouped location for engine oil and fuel filters
  • Integrated vehicle health management system


  • Variable Gauge undercarriage
  • 750 mm (30") triple grouser track shoes
  • 12 000 kg (26,460 lb) counterweight
  • Electric main control valve

Optional Equipment


  • Standard and optional equipment may vary. Consult your Cat dealer for details.


  • 7.4 m (24'5") Industrial stick
  • 9.1 m (29'10") Industrial stick


  • Operator Protective Guards (OPG)


  • Generator, 25 kW with wiring to stick nose


  • Inspection lighting
  • 360° visibility