Built for tough work, the Cat® Skid Steer Loaders incorporate big iron features. These machines deliver reliability, durability, and efficient operation, even in the toughest working conditions.

Cat® Skid Steer Highlights

  • Sealed and pressurized cab on the D Series for a cleaner, quieter work environment.
  • Adjustable seat-mounted controls and an available air ride seat on the C Series keep you comfortable throughout the work day.
  • Wide range of operating ranges and skid steer attachments.
  • High horsepower and strong performance help you get more done.
  • Ride control option on the D Series for an even smoother ride and better material retention.
  • For jobs requiring a track machine, consider Caterpillar's line of Compact Track Loaders and Multi Terrain Loaders.

Skid Steer Loaders

226D3 Skid Steer Loader

Gross Power - SAE J1995
67.1 HP (50.1 kW)
Rated Operating Capacity
1550 lb (705 kg)
Operating Weight
5849 lb (2653 kg)

232D3 Skid Steer Loader

Gross Power - SAE J1995
67.1 HP (50.1 kW)
Rated Operating Capacity
1900 lb (865 kg)
Operating Weight
6514 lb (2955 kg)

236D3 Skid Steer Loader

Gross Power - SAE J1995
74.3 HP (55.4 kW)
Rated Operating Capacity
1800 lb (820 kg)
Operating Weight
6567 lb (2979 kg)

242D3 Skid Steer Loader

Gross Power - SAE J1995
74.3 HP (55.4 kW)
Rated Operating Capacity
2200 lb (1000 kg)
Operating Weight
7138 lb (3238 kg)

246D3 Skid Steer Loader

Gross Power - SAE J1995
74.3 HP (55.4 kW)
Rated Operating Capacity
2200 lb (1000 kg)
Operating Weight
7478 lb (3392 kg)

262D3 Skid Steer Loader

Rated Operating Capacity
2700 lb (1225 kg)
Operating Weight
8296 lb (3763 kg)
Net Power - SAE 1349
72.9 HP (54.4 kW)

272D3 Skid Steer Loader

Gross Power - SAE J1995
98 HP (73 kW)
Rated Operating Capacity
3450 lb (1570 kg)
Operating Weight
9133 lb (4143 kg)

272D3 XE Skid Steer Loader

Gross Power - SAE J1995
110 HP (82 kW)
Rated Operating Capacity
3700 lb (1680 kg)
Operating Weight
9573 lb (4342 kg)