265 Compact Track Loader

265 Compact Track Loader

Compact Track Loaders

Overview

The Cat® 265 Compact Track Loader, with its vertical lift design, delivers extended reach and lift height for quick and easy truck loading. Its standard torsion suspension undercarriage system provides superior traction, flotation, stability, and speed to work in a wide range of applications and underfoot conditions

Redesigned Operator Station
Redesigned Operator Station Redesigned Operator Station delivers a larger operating environment, and combined with additional seat travel, the 265 provides more space for operators of any size. The optional one-piece, sealed, and pressurized cab offers a clean and quiet workspace with excellent air distribution through optimal...
Ventilated and heated high-back air ride seat
Ventilated and heated high-back air ride seat Available ventilated and heated high-back air ride seat with seat mounted adjustable joystick controls deliver industry-leading operator comfort.
High-performance power train
High-performance power train High-performance power train provides selectable settings for drive power priority and maximum travel speed (overdrive) to customize the machine performance to match the task.
Three levels of auxiliary hydraulic performance
Three levels of auxiliary hydraulic performance Three levels of auxiliary hydraulic performance available Standard Flow, High Flow, and High Flow XPS. Standard flow for attachments that require a base level of auxiliary flow and horsepower, High Flow boosts the auxiliary flow for applications that demand additional hydraulic flow for increased at...
Electronically controlled Cat C2.8TA (turbo after-cooled) engine
Electronically controlled Cat C2.8TA engine Electronically controlled Cat C2.8TA (turbo after-cooled) engine meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final and EU Stage V emission standards while delivering maximum horsepower across a wide RPM range and providing high torque for increased working performance, no matter the application
Torsion suspension undercarriage and two-speed travel
Torsion suspension undercarriage and two-speed travel Standard torsion suspension undercarriage and standard two-speed travel, combined with the optional Speed Sensitive Ride Control system improves operation on rough terrain, enabling better load retention, increased productivity, and greater operator comfort.
Advanced Touchscreen Monitor
Advanced Touchscreen Monitor The 20.3 cm (8-inch) Advanced Touchscreen Monitor offers cutting-edge functionality and control that includes an integrated radio, Bluetooth® connectivity, and multi-camera (side-view) option, and supports 32 different language choices.
Advanced Joysticks
Advanced Joysticks Maximize machine capability and control with the Advanced Joysticks. The Advanced Joysticks provide unmatched control of machine functions and adjustments within the display without the operator having to remove his hands from the controls. This includes the on-joystick navigation of the Advanced To...
Ground-level access
Ground-level access Ground-level access to all daily service and routine maintenance points help reduce machine downtime for greater productivity.
Broad range of performance-matched Cat Attachments
Broad range of performance-matched Cat Attachments Broad range of performance-matched Cat Attachments make the Cat Compact Track Loaders the most versatile machine on the job site.
Redesigned Operator Station
Redesigned Operator Station Redesigned Operator Station delivers a larger operating environment, and combined with additional seat travel, the 265 provides more space for operators of any size. The optional one-piece, sealed, and pressurized cab offers a clean and quiet workspace with excellent air distribution through optimally placed vents throughout the cab.
Ventilated and heated high-back air ride seat
Ventilated and heated high-back air ride seat Available ventilated and heated high-back air ride seat with seat mounted adjustable joystick controls deliver industry-leading operator comfort.
High-performance power train
High-performance power train High-performance power train provides selectable settings for drive power priority and maximum travel speed (overdrive) to customize the machine performance to match the task.
Three levels of auxiliary hydraulic performance
Three levels of auxiliary hydraulic performance Three levels of auxiliary hydraulic performance available Standard Flow, High Flow, and High Flow XPS. Standard flow for attachments that require a base level of auxiliary flow and horsepower, High Flow boosts the auxiliary flow for applications that demand additional hydraulic flow for increased attachment performance, and the High Flow XPS hydraulic system provides maximum auxiliary hydraulic performance by delivering additional flow and additional pressure for the most demanding attachments and applications
Electronically controlled Cat C2.8TA (turbo after-cooled) engine
Electronically controlled Cat C2.8TA engine Electronically controlled Cat C2.8TA (turbo after-cooled) engine meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final and EU Stage V emission standards while delivering maximum horsepower across a wide RPM range and providing high torque for increased working performance, no matter the application
Torsion suspension undercarriage and two-speed travel
Torsion suspension undercarriage and two-speed travel Standard torsion suspension undercarriage and standard two-speed travel, combined with the optional Speed Sensitive Ride Control system improves operation on rough terrain, enabling better load retention, increased productivity, and greater operator comfort.
Advanced Touchscreen Monitor
Advanced Touchscreen Monitor The 20.3 cm (8-inch) Advanced Touchscreen Monitor offers cutting-edge functionality and control that includes an integrated radio, Bluetooth® connectivity, and multi-camera (side-view) option, and supports 32 different language choices.
Advanced Joysticks
Advanced Joysticks Maximize machine capability and control with the Advanced Joysticks. The Advanced Joysticks provide unmatched control of machine functions and adjustments within the display without the operator having to remove his hands from the controls. This includes the on-joystick navigation of the Advanced Touchscreen Monitor, radio volume up/down/mute, creep activation, creep on/off, creep speed increment/decrement, one-button Smart Attachment control activation, and additional auxiliary control buttons that deliver single-button control of complex attachment functions
Ground-level access
Ground-level access Ground-level access to all daily service and routine maintenance points help reduce machine downtime for greater productivity.
Broad range of performance-matched Cat Attachments
Broad range of performance-matched Cat Attachments Broad range of performance-matched Cat Attachments make the Cat Compact Track Loaders the most versatile machine on the job site.

Engine

Gross Power - SAE J1995
74HP
Bore
4.3in
Displacement
171in²
Net Power - ISO 9249
73HP
Net Power - SAE 1349
74HP
Peak Torque at 1,360 rpm SAE J1995
280lb/ft
Engine Model
Cat® C2.8TA (turbo after-cooled)
Stroke
3.5in

Hydraulic System

Hydraulic Flow - High Flow - Hydraulic Power (Calculated)
60.9HP
Hydraulic Flow - High Flow - Loader Hydraulic Flow
30gal/min
Hydraulic Flow - High Flow - Loader Hydraulic Pressure
3500psi
Hydraulic Flow - High Flow XPS - Hydraulic Power (Calculated)
80.7HP
Hydraulic Flow - High Flow XPS - Maximum Loader Hydraulic Flow
34gal/min
Hydraulic Flow - High Flow XPS - Maximum Loader Hydraulic Pressure
4061psi
Hydraulic Flow - Standard - Hydraulic Power (Calculated)
46.4HP
Hydraulic Flow - Standard - Loader Hydraulic Flow
23gal/min
Hydraulic Flow - Standard - Loader Hydraulic Pressure
3500psi

Weights*

Operating Weight
10492lb
Counterweight Adds to Operating Weight
276lb
Counterweight Adds to Operating Weight - ROC (35%)
173lb
Counterweight Adds to Operating Weight - Tip Load
494lb
Enclosed Cab Adds to Operating Weight
180lb
Enclosed Cab Adds to Operating Weight - ROC (35%)
75lb
Enclosed Cab Adds to Operating Weight - Tip Load
214lb
Note
*Operating Weight, Operating Specifications, and Dimensions are based on 2036 mm (80") low profile bucket with bolt on cutting edge, 450 mm (17.7") wide track, 75 kg (165 lb) operator, open canopy, mechanical suspension seat, HD battery with disconnect, s
Operating Weight - ROC (35%)
2823lb
Operating Weight - ROC (50%)
4033lb
Operating Weight - Tip Load
8066lb

Service Refill Capacities

Cooling System
2.8gal (US)
Engine Crankcase
2.2gal (US)
Fuel Tank
31.7gal (US)
Hydraulic System
9.7gal (US)
Hydraulic Tank
6.9gal (US)

Operating Specifications

Rated Operating Capacities - 35% Tipping Load
2823lb
Breakout Force - Lift Cylinder
6739lb
Breakout Force - Tilt Cylinder
8680lb
Ground Contact Area - With 450 mm/17.7 in Track
2268in²
Ground Pressure - With 450 mm/17.7 in Track
4.6psi
Rated Operating Capacities - 50% Tipping Load
4033lb
Rated Operating Capacity with Optional Counterweight
2996lb
Tipping Load
8066lb

Dimensions

Bucket Pin Height - Carry Position
8.4in
Bucket Pin Height - Maximum Lift
132in
Bucket Pin Reach - Maximum Lift
9.8in
Clearance at Maximum Lift and Dump
104.5in
Departure Angle
28.2°
Ground Clearance
8.5in
Height - Top of Cab
83.3in
Length - Track on Ground
64in
Length - With Bucket on Ground
140.9in
Length - Without Bucket
116.1in
Maximum Overall Height
164.3in
Maximum Reach - With Arms Parallel to Ground
46.7in
Overall Length - Track
83.7in
Rack Back Angle - Maximum Height
85.3°
Reach at Maximum Lift/Dump
25.1in
Roll Back Angle
27°
Turning Radius from Center - Bucket (racked)
87.8in
Turning Radius from Center - Coupler
56.5in
Turning Radius from Center - Machine Rear
68.5in
Vehicle Width (450 mm/17.7 in tracks)
75.8in
Maximum Dump Angle
46.4°

Cab

FOPS
ISO 3449:2005 Level I
ROPS
ISO 3471:2008

Power Train

Travel Speed - Forward or Reverse - One Speed
5mile/h
Travel Speed - Forward or Reverse - Two Speed
8.1mile/h

Standard/Optional Features

Standard Equipment:

  • Standard Equipment
    • Quick Coupler: Manual or Hydraulic
    • High Visibility Seat Belt: 50 mm (2 in), 75 mm (3 in), or 3-point lap/shoulder
    • Steel Imbed Rubber Track – 450 mm (17.7 in) bar tread, 450 mm (17.7 in) block tread
    • Dual Flange Front Idler/Single Flange Rear Idler or Triple Flange Front/Rear Idlers
  • Performance Packages
    • Performance Package HP1: Standard Flow Hydraulics
    • Performance Package HP3: High Flow XPS Hydraulics
  • Comfort Packages
    • Open canopy: Cup Holder, Cell Phone Pocket, choice of vinyl Seat (Mechanical Suspension, High Back/Heated/Air Ride Seat)
    • Enclosed Cab with heat and air conditioning: Side Windows, Cup Holder, Cell Phone Pocket, choice of Seat (Mechanical Suspension, High Back/Heated Air Ride Seat, High Back/Ventilated and Heated Air Ride Seat) and Door choice (Glass or Polycarbonate)
  • Technology Packages
    • T2 – Standard Display, Standard Joysticks, traditional Key Start switch, and Rear-view camera.
    • T4 – Advanced Touchscreen Monitor, Advanced Joysticks, Push start, X-mount cell phone holder, and a Rear-view camera.
    • T5 – T4 + 2 additional side view cameras.
  • Radio
    • Radio, none – for open canopy machines and countries not certified for Bluetooth® technology
    • Integrated AM/FM radio with Bluetooth technology. Includes USB port, 3.5 mm (0.13 in) AUX input, and BT microphone. Only for use with enclosed cab. Availability varies by country.
    • Integrated DAB+/AM/FM radio with Bluetooth technology. Includes USB port, 3.5 mm (0.13 in) AUX input, and BT microphone. Only for use with enclosed cab. Availability varies by country.
  • Product Link
    • Product Link Basic series PL243
    • Product Link Elite series PLE643
  • Cooling Fan
    • On-demand, variable speed hydraulic cooling fan
    • On-demand, variable speed hydraulic cooling fan, with automatic and manual purge reversing operation
  • Guarding And Sealing Packages
    • HD0 – base guarding and sealing (engine air inlet rain cap, front cab to-frame sealing, and hydraulic fill access door)
    • HD1– intermediate guarding and sealing† (HD0 + cab-to-frame side sealing, lockable fuel fill access door, tilt cylinder guarding, and drive line bottom guarding.) †Some equipment varies by region.
    • HD2 – most comprehensive guarding and sealing† (HD1 + turbo guard, exhaust stack wrap, DPF wrap, quick disconnect guarding, fully enclosed drive line guarding, under step hydraulic lines guard cover, engine air inlet pre-cleaner.)
  • Electrical
    • Work Tool Electrical Harness
    • Heavy duty battery
    • Battery disconnect with lockout feature
    • 12-volt Electrical System
    • 85 Ampere Alternator
    • LED Work Lights
    • Auto Reverse Lights
    • Switch Backlighting
    • Interior LED Dome Light
    • Backup Alarm
    • Electrical Outlet, Beacon
    • Exterior Courtesy Lighting
    • Automatic Work light notification flash when parking brake is released
  • Operator Environment
    • Full color LCD monitor: Creep speed control, Drive response adjustment, Implement response adjustment, Drive Power Priority adjustment, Language selection (× 32), Multi-operator Anti-theft Security System and Monitoring, Maintenance schedule and reminders, Event and Diagnostic Code monitoring, Date /Time/Units/Brightness settings, and Smart Technology for use with Smart Attachments.
    • Operator Warning System Indicators: Air Filter Restriction, Alternator Output, Armrest Raised/Operator Out of Seat, Engine Coolant Temperature, Engine Oil Pressure, Glow Plug Activation, Hydraulic Supply Filter Restriction, Hydraulic Oil Temperature, Park Brake Engaged, Engine Emission System (where applicable)
    • Gauges: Fuel Level, Hour Meter, Hydraulic Temperature, Hour Meter, Battery Voltage, Tachometer
    • Fold In Ergonomic Contoured Armrest
    • Control Interlock System, when operator leaves seat or armrest raised: Hydraulic System Disables, Hydrostatic Transmission Disables, Parking
    • Brake Engages
    • ROPS Cab, Tilt Up
    • FOPS, Level I
    • Top and Rear Windows
    • Floor Mat
    • Headliner
    • Interior Rearview Mirror
    • Horn
    • Hand (Dial) Throttle, Electronic
    • Seat Mounted Joystick Controls
    • Cell Phone Storage Pocket
    • Cup Holder
    • 12-volt power port
    • Foot Throttle
  • Hydraulics
    • Selectable control pattern – ISO or H
    • Electro/hydraulic implement control
    • Electro/hydraulic hydrostatic transmission control
    • Speed sensor guarding
    • Heavy duty flat faced quick disconnects with integrated pressure release lever
    • Hydraulic oil level sight gauge
  • Power Train
    • Cat C2.8TA turbocharged, after-cooled diesel engine, meeting Tier 4 Final and Stage V Emission Standards: Glow plugs starting aid Liquid cooled, direct injection
    • Extended life antifreeze (–37° C, –34° F)
    • Air cleaner, dual element, radial seal
    • Scheduled Oil Sampling (S·O·SSM) Valve, Hydraulic Oil
    • Ecology drain – coolant
    • Radiator coolant level sight gauge
    • Radiator expansion bottle
    • Filter, hydraulic supply, cartridge type
    • Filter, hydraulic return, cartridge type
    • Filter, canister type, engine oil
    • Filter, canister type, fuel and water separator
    • Radiator/hydraulic oil
    • Cooler (side-by-side)
    • Spring applied, hydraulically released, parking brakes
    • Hydrostatic transmission
    • Lockable fuel cap
    • Hydraulic demand cooling fan
    • Auto engine idle
  • Undercarriage
    • Torsion Suspension (4 independent torsion axles)
    • Two speed travel
    • Integrated tie downs on track frame (4)
  • Frame
    • Machine tie down points (9)
    • Removable panels for machine frame cleanout
    • Support, lift arm
    • Steel rear and front bumpers, welded
    • Fuel fill, machine right hand side
  • Other
    • Auxiliary Hydraulics, Continuous Flow
    • Telematics, Product Link, Cellular
    • Steel engine door with replaceable louvers
    • Engine door – lockable
    • Work tool attachment coupler
    • Cat ToughGuardTM hose

Optional Equipment:

  • Optional Equipment
    • External Counterweights
    • Beacon, LED
    • Engine Block Heater – 120V
    • Oil, Hydraulic, Cold Operation
    • 4-point machine lifting eyes
    • Paint, Custom
    • Speed Sensitive Ride Control
    • Bluetooth Key Security
    • Attachment Hose Guide
    • Corrosion Inhibitor Coating

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