395 Hydraulic Excavator

Cat® Super Large Next Generation Excavators: High Production, More Durability, Less Maintenance Cat® Super Large Next Generation Excavators: High Production, More Durability, Less Maintenance
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Net Power - ISO 9249542 HP (404 kW)
Operating Weight207400 lb (94000 kg)
Maximum Digging Depth31.9 ft (9670 mm)
Engine ModelCat C18
For big-time production, you can't beat the 395. With 10 percent more swing torque and stick force than the 390F it replaces, you'll experience faster cycle time and greater groundbreaking power. Plus you get two times more structural durability and up to 20 percent less maintenance for longer service life and greater uptime.


Net Power - ISO 9249542 HP (404 kW)
Operating Weight207400 lb (94000 kg)
Maximum Digging Depth31.9 ft (9670 mm)
Engine ModelCat C18
Note (1)Long Variable Gauge undercarriage, GP boom, R4.4HB2 (14'5") stick, SD 5.2 m³ (6.8 yd³) bucket, 900 mm (35") double grouser shoes and counterweight with removal device.
Engine Power - ISO 14396543 HP (405 kW)
Bore6 in (145 mm)
Stroke7 in (183 mm)
Displacement1105 in³ (18.1 l)
Biodiesel CapabilityB20¹
EmissionsNet power advertised is the power available at the flywheel when the engine is equipped with fan, air intake system, exhaust system and alternator. Engine speed at 1900 rpm.
Note (1)Meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final, EU Stage V, Japan 2014 and Korea Tier 5 Final emission standards.
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.
Main System - Maximum Flow - Implement281 gal/min (1064 l/min)
Maximum Pressure - Equipment5366 psi (37000 kPa)
Maximum Pressure - Travel5076 psi (35000 kPa)
Maximum Pressure - Swing4496 psi (31000 kPa)
Swing Speed6.26 r/min (6.26 r/min)
Maximum Swing Torque267333 ft·lbf (362 kN·m)
Fuel Tank Capacity322 gal (US) (1220 l)
Cooling System19 gal (US) (71 l)
Engine Oil18 gal (US) (67 l)
Swing Drive6 gal (US) (24 l)
Final Drive - Each5 gal (US) (20 l)
Hydraulic System - Including Tank196 gal (US) (740 l)
Hydraulic Tank98 gal (US) (372 l)
DEF Tank21 gal (US) (80 l)
BoomGP 8.4m (25'7")
StickR4.4m (14'5")
BucketSD 5.2m³ (6.8 yd³)
Shipping Height - Top of Cab12 ft (3670 mm)
Handrail Height12.4 ft (3750 mm)
Shipping Length49.6 ft (15090 mm)
Tail Swing Radius15.11 ft (4840 mm)
Counterweight Clearance5.5 ft (1640 mm)
Ground Clearance2.9 ft (830 mm)
Track Length6350 mm (20.1 ft)
Track Length to Center of Rollers16.1 ft (5120 mm)
Track Gauge11.6 ft (3510 mm)
Transport Width12.9 ft (3880 mm)
NoteTrack gauge undercarriage extended with 900 mm (35") shoes; transport width undercarriage retracted with 900 mm (35") shoes and no steps
BoomGP 8.4m (25'7")
StickR4.4m (14'5")
BucketSD 5.2m³ (6.8 yd³)
Maximum Reach at Ground Level48.3 ft (14710 mm)
Maximum Cutting Height44.5 ft (13540 mm)
Maximum Loading Height30.4 ft (9250 mm)
Minimum Loading Height9.11 ft (3030 mm)
Maximum Depth Cut for 2440 mm (8 ft) Level Bottom31.4 ft (9560 mm)
Maximum Vertical Wall Digging Depth22.3 ft (6770 mm)
Bucket Digging Force - ISO86100 ft·lbf (383 kN)
Stick Digging Force - ISO68540 ft·lbf (305 kN)

Benefits and Features

  • Optional Cat Command remote control allows you to work outside of the cab to help avoid potential hazards.
  • Optional integrated vehicle health management system alerts the operator with service guidance and parts needed to enhance uptime.
  • Optional single antenna global navigation satellite system (GNSS) gives you visual and auditory guidance to grade.
  • Optional auxiliary relay powers on and turns off CB radios, beacon lights, and other attachments without you taking your hands off the joysticks.
  • Enhance visibility to make service work easier and safer with optional inspection lighting.
  • Make the jobsite safer with an optional swing alarm.
Not all features are available in all regions. Please check with your local Cat dealer for specific offering availability in your area.
Build Number: 07C

  • The 395 is up to 10 percent more productive than the 390F it replaces.
  • Swing torque increase of 10 percent makes cycle times faster.
  • Stick force increase of 10 percent makes cutting through tough material easier than ever.
  • Multifunctioning is smoother and more efficient with the hydrostatic swing circuit.
  • Booms, sticks, and frames are up to two times more durable than the previous series, which will give you years of reliable performance in the harshest environments.
  • Match the excavator to the job with three operating modes: Power, Smart, and ECO.
  • Advansys bucket tips increase penetration and improve cycle times. Tip changes can be done quickly with a simple lug wrench instead of a hammer or special tool, improving safety and uptime.
  • Auxiliary hydraulic options give you the versatility to use a wide range of Cat attachments.
  • Don't let the temperature stop you from working. This excavator has a high-ambient capability of 52°C (125°F) and cold start capability of -18°C (-0.4°F).

  • Boost productivity up to 45% versus traditional grading with standard Cat Grade with 2D system – includes indicate-only and laser capability.
  • Standard Grade Assist helps you stay on grade – simply and effortlessly – with single-lever digging.
  • Upgrade easily to optional Cat Grade with Advanced 2D or 3D.
  • Automatically stop excavator swing at operator-defined set points in truck loading and trenching applications with Swing Assist.
  • Standard Cat Payload on-board weighing helps you achieve precise load targets and increase loading efficiency with real-time payload estimates.
  • Standard Product Link provides location, machine hours, fuel usage, productivity, idle time, diagnostic codes, and other machine data on demand through VisionLink online interface, helping you improve jobsite efficiency with lower operating costs.
  • VisionLink™ helps you remotely manage production targets. The monitor's USB port lets you download your results from one shift all the way up to 30 days of work so you can manage progress without needing an internet connection or VisionLink subscription.
  • All Cat Grade systems are compatible with radios and base stations from Trimble, Topcon, and Leica. Already invested in a grade infrastructure? You can install grade systems from Trimble, Topcon, and Leica onto the machine.
  • Remote troubleshoot connects you to a dealer service pro to help solve your problem and quickly get you to work.
  • Remote flash works around your schedule to ensure your machine's software is up to date for optimal performance.

  • Start the engine with a push button; use a Bluetooth key fob or the unique Operator ID function.
  • Program each joystick button, including power mode, response, and pattern, using Operator ID; the machine will remember what you set each time you go to work.
  • Program up to four depth and slope offsets so you can easily get to grade without a grade checker —a real time saver and safety enhancer on the jobsite.
  • Protect your hammer from overworking. Auto hammer stop warns you after 15 seconds of continuous firing and then automatically shuts it off after 30 seconds —all to prevent wear and tear on the attachment and excavator.
  • Automatic hydraulic oil warmup gets you to work faster in cold temperatures and helps prolong the life of components.
  • Navigate quickly on the standard high-resolution 254 mm (10 in) touchscreen monitor or with the aid of the jog dial control.
  • A second 254 mm (10 in) monitor is available for the Cat Grade with Advanced 2D and Cat Grade with 3D.
  • The Cat PL161 Attachment Locator is a Bluetooth device that makes finding your attachments and other gear quick and easy. The excavator's onboard Bluetooth reader will locate the device automatically.
  • Save more time and energy with available work tool recognition. A simple shake of the attached tool confirms its identity; it also ensures all the attachment settings are correct so you can get to work quickly and efficiently.
  • Make moving the excavator much easier with Cat Stick Steer. Simply push a button and use one hand to travel and turn instead of both hands or feet on levers or pedals.
  • Not sure how a function works or how to maintain the excavator? Always have the operator's manual at your fingertips in the touchscreen monitor.

  • Choose between Deluxe and Premium cabs — both with automatic climate control.
  • Stay warm with the Deluxe heated seat; stay warm and cool with the Premium heated and ventilated seat.
  • Get in and out of the cab easier using the tip-up left console.
  • Advanced viscous mounts reduce cab vibration up to 50 percent over previous excavator models.
  • Control the excavator comfortably with easy-to-reach controls all located in front of you.
  • Stow your gear with plenty of in-cab storage beneath and behind the seat, overhead, and in the consoles.
  • Use the standard radio's USB ports and Bluetooth® technology to connect personal devices and make hands-free calls.

  • Expect up to 20 percent less maintenance cost than the 390F due to reduced hydraulic oil capacity and extended and synchronized service intervals
  • The excavator is auto lube ready with built-in mounting points; an available auto lube retrofit kit provides additional hardware to mount a grease pump and line guards.
  • Track your excavator's filter life and maintenance intervals via the in-cab monitor.
  • Using Cat genuine oil and filters and doing typical S∙O∙S monitoring will double the current service interval to 1,000 hours, giving you greater uptime to do more work.
  • The advanced air intake filter with pre-cleaner has double the dust holding capacity of the previous air intake filter.
  • The hydraulic oil filter provides improved filtration performance and longer 3,000 hour replacement interval —50 percent longer than previous filter designs.
  • The high-efficiency hydraulic fan has an automatic reverse function to keep cores free from debris, eliminating the need for any operator interaction.
  • S·O·S ports simplify maintenance and allow for quick, easy extraction of fluid samples for analysis.

  • Standard 2D E-Fence is integrated right out of the factory, which prevents the excavator from moving outside of operator-defined set points.
  • Lift Assist helps you avoid tipping by letting you know if your load is within the excavator's safe working range limits.
  • Rearview and right-hand-sideview cameras are standard. Upgrade to 360° visibility and you'll easily visualize objects and personnel around the excavator in a single view.
  • See all around the machine with the premium 360° lighting package and its 1800 lm lights on the chassis, cab, boom, sides, and rear.
  • Serrated steps and anti-skid punch plate on the service platform help prevent slipping.
  • A travel direction indicator helps operators know which way to activate the travel levers.
  • Enjoy great visibility into the trench, in each swing direction, and behind you with the help of smaller cab pillars, larger windows, and a flat engine hood design.
  • A ground-level shutoff switch stops all fuel to the engine when activated and shuts down the machine.


  • The Cat® C18 engine meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final, EU Stage V, Japan 2014 and Korea Tier 5 emission standards.
  • Cat 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.
  • Cat Grade technologies combine advanced guidance with optional automated machine control helping you reach grading targets while reducing fuel burn and greenhouse gas emissions by improving efficiency, job site productivity, and accuracy.
  • Auto engine speed control reduces unnecessary fuel burn and greenhouse gas emissions by allowing the engine to automatically go into idle mode when the machine is not working.
  • Cat® Payload for excavators provides on-the-go material weighing, which helps reduce fuel burn by improving loading efficiency, jobsite productivity, and eliminating trips to the scale.
  • Cat® 2D E-fence keeps the front linkage within a predefined work area to avoid hazards such as traffic - not only helping keep personnel safe but also helps you avoid repairs, downtime, and costly jobsite fines.
  • Extended maintenance intervals not only reduce downtime but decrease the amount of fluid and filters that are replaced over the life of the machine.
  • Cat VisionLink® displays the CO2 emissions for monitored assets, calculated by fuel type for the runtime fuel burned each day in a selected date range.
  • Remote flash minimizes downtime and maintenance time while keeping your asset running with maximum efficiency. Alerts for machine updates are sent virtually from your Cat dealer and updates can be deployed without a dealer technician needing to be onsite.
  • Remote troubleshoot decreases maintenance time and keeps your machine running with maximum efficiency by allowing your Cat dealer to virtually test the machine while working. Once a problem is identified, a technician can fix it the first time, saving time and money.

*Engines with no aftertreatment devices can use higher blends, up to 100% biodiesel.

Standard Equipment

  • Standard and optional equipment may vary. Consult your Cat dealer for details.
  • High-resolution 254 mm (10") LCD touch screen monitor
  • Heated seat with air-adjustable suspension (Deluxe only)
  • Heated and cooled seat with auto adjustable suspension (Premium only)
  • Cat Product Link
  • Remote flash
  • Remote troubleshoot
  • Compatibility with radios and base stations from Trimble, Topcon, and Leica
  • Capability to install 3D grade systems from Trimble, Topcon, and Leica
  • Cat Grade with 2D and offset memory
  • Cat Grade Assist
  • Cat Payload
  • 2D E-Fence
  • Maintenance-free 1,400 CCA batteries (x2)
  • Centralized electrical disconnect switch
  • Chassis light
  • Three selectable modes: Power, Smart, and Eco
  • Auto engine speed control
  • 52° C (126° F) high-ambient cooling capacity
  • -18°C (-0.4 °F) cold start capability
  • Hydraulic reverse fan
  • Double element air filter with integrated pre-cleaner
  • Remote disable
  • Boom and stick regeneration circuit
  • Electronic main control valve
  • Dedicated closed loop swing circuit
  • Auto hydraulic oil warmup
  • Auto swing parking brake
  • High performance hydraulic return filter
  • Two speed travel
  • Bio hydraulic oil capability
  • Caterpillar One Key security system
  • Lockable external tool / storage box
  • Lockable door, fuel, and hydraulic tank locks
  • Service platform with anti-skid plate & recessed bolts
  • Right hand handrail and hand hold
  • Mirror package
  • Signaling/warning horn
  • Ground-level secondary engine shutoff switch
  • Rearview and right-hand-sideview cameras
  • Auto lube ready
  • Grouped location of engine oil & fuel filters
  • Scheduled Oil Sampling (S·O·S) ports
  • Long variable gauge
  • Standard counterweight
  • Towing eye on base frame

Optional Equipment

  • Standard and optional equipment may vary. Consult your Cat dealer for details.
  • 7.25 m (23'9") Mass boom
  • 5.5 m (18'1") HD Reach stick
  • 8.4 m (27'7") GP boom
  • 10 m (32'10") Reach boom
  • 2.92 m (9'7") Mass stick
  • 2.92 m (9'7") GP stick
  • 3.4 m (11'2") Mass stick
  • 3.4 m (11'2") GP stick
  • 3.7 m (12'2") GP stick
  • 4.4 m (14'5") HD Reach stick
  • Cat Stick Steer
  • Auxiliary relay
  • Cat Grade connectivity
  • Cat Grade with Advanced 2D
  • Cat Grade with 3D single GNSS
  • Cat Grade with 3D dual GNSS
  • Laser catcher
  • Premium surround lighting package
  • Cold start block heaters
  • Smart Boom
  • Advanced tool control
  • Medium-pressure auxiliary circuit
  • Quick coupler circuit
  • Cat Command remote control
  • Swing alarm
  • 360° visibility
  • Boom lowering check valve
  • Stick lowering check valve
  • Inspection lighting
  • Integrated vehicle health management
  • Electric refueling pump with auto shutoff
  • QuickEvac maintenance ready
  • Counterweight with removal device
  • 650mm (26") HD double grouser track shoes
  • 750mm (30") HD double grouser track shoes
  • 900mm (35") HD double grouser track shoes