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Overview

The CB68B is a 14 metric ton vibratory compactor equipped with 2130 mm (84”) drums. This high production model delivers excellent mat density, good visibility and comfort, fuel efficiency with Eco-mode, and an industry leading water spray system. This model can be equipped with Cat Compaction Control that provides temperature mapping and pass-count mapping as well as “Machine to Machine” communication for more efficient performance.

Exceptional Visibility and Control
Comfortable Operating Environment The machine controls and LCD display are integrated with the pivoting adjustable seat, and move with the operator. Seating options include vinyl for open-platform configurations and cloth for cab, both can be equipped with a heated option. An optional deluxe highback air-ride seat is also available....
Vibratory System Choices
Performance Features The vibratory systems offer multiple options that help fine-tune performance on thick challenging lifts. The automatic speed control feature makes it easier to maintain consistency and impact spacing requirements. Also, an auto vibe function helps prevent over-compaction and contributes to uniformit...
Cat Compaction Control
Temperature Sensors Dual infra-red sensors mounted on the front and rear of the machine deliver real-time readings that keep the operator informed of when to begin rolling and when to stop. This system helps operators avoid tender-zones that often occur in the 104º-110º C (219º-230º F) temperature range.
Smooth Operating Powertrain
Cat C4.4 Engine The C4.4 engine provides 106 kW (142 hp) of power and meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final and EU Stage IV emission standards. It features an electronic control module (ECM), providing optimal performance through precisely synchronized timing and fuel delivery. The ECM enables advanced troubleshooting and di...
Exceptional Visibility and Control
Comfortable Operating Environment The machine controls and LCD display are integrated with the pivoting adjustable seat, and move with the operator. Seating options include vinyl for open-platform configurations and cloth for cab, both can be equipped with a heated option. An optional deluxe highback air-ride seat is also available. Other comfort features include a vibration-absorbing floor mat, 12-volt power receptacle that supports communication devices, wide-width seat belt, cup holders and a lockable storage compartment.
Fingertip Control The multi-function propel lever with integrated controls for water spray on/off, drum offset, vibratory control, and optional edge cutter height adjustment enables the operator to work with confidence.
LCD Display The back-lit LCD display includes machine data and diagnostics. It is integrated with the seat, so it remains in same position even as the seat pivots. A built-in lockable anti-vandalism cover offers protection. The display provides multiple language options, split-screen capability, and indicators for ground speed, vibrations per minute, and fuel level.
Convenient Console The console is integrated with the seat, providing fingertip access. Soft keys with tactile feel provide instant feedback to the operator for intuitive operation. The armrests are adjustable and can be tailored to the operator for additional comfort.
Vibratory System Choices
Performance Features The vibratory systems offer multiple options that help fine-tune performance on thick challenging lifts. The automatic speed control feature makes it easier to maintain consistency and impact spacing requirements. Also, an auto vibe function helps prevent over-compaction and contributes to uniformity.
2-Amplitude, 2 Frequency Vibratory System The 2-amplitude, 2-frequency vibratory system can easily be tailored to thick and thin lifts with the flip of a single switch.
Five Amplitude Vibratory System The five amplitude system is a heavy hitter for thick lifts and tough mix designs. It utilizes a single frequency and five amplitudes that can easily be fine-tuned to match application requirements.
Versa Vibe Vibratory System The Versa Vibe System creates two machines in one by providing two settings for lighter hitting and higher working speeds on thin lifts and two settings for heavier hitting, and slower speeds, on thick lifts. The four amplitudes, two frequencies can be easily adjusted for breakdown, intermediate, and finish capabilities.
Cat Compaction Control
Temperature Sensors Dual infra-red sensors mounted on the front and rear of the machine deliver real-time readings that keep the operator informed of when to begin rolling and when to stop. This system helps operators avoid tender-zones that often occur in the 104º-110º C (219º-230º F) temperature range.
Pass-Count Mapping Pass-count mapping helps operators achieve target density and increase roller efficiency. The system records and monitors pass patterns in order to display coverage. The system also helps operators optimize drum overlap, simplify nighttime operation, eliminate second guessing and prevent incomplete passes such as stopping short.
Temperature Mapping Temperature mapping provides a visual readout of mat temperature in order to keep the machine in the proper temperature range. The system records and monitors temperature for future analysis of the proper temperature range.
Compaction Meter Value Compaction Meter Value (CMV) technology utilizes a drum mounted accelerometer to measure and record forces of the vibrating drum.
Machine to Machine Communication Machine to Machine communication helps improve job site efficiency by enabling operators to view rolling patterns of other machines on the job site. It helps operators pickup where other compactors left off in their rolling pattern. The system is also a difference maker in nighttime operation due to the difficulties associated with low light conditions.
Smooth Operating Powertrain
Cat C4.4 Engine The C4.4 engine provides 106 kW (142 hp) of power and meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final and EU Stage IV emission standards. It features an electronic control module (ECM), providing optimal performance through precisely synchronized timing and fuel delivery. The ECM enables advanced troubleshooting and diagnostic capabilities using Electronic Technician (Cat ET). Cat dealers are the single-source providers of all machine and engine warranty service (a Cat exclusive).
High Capacity Cooling System The large capacity cooling system keeps the operating temperatures low, even in extreme conditions. The system directs warm air away from the operator for a more comfortable operating environment.

Travel Speeds

High
8mile/h
Low
4.5mile/h

Vibratory System

Minimum Frequency
2520V/m
Centrifugal Force per Drum - Minimum
16950lb
Maximum Amplitude
0.041in
Minimum Amplitude
0.012in
Centrifugal Force per Drum - Maximum
31069lb
Maximum Frequency
3800V/m

Dimensions

Drum Width
84in
Height - With ROPS/FOPS
10ft
Overall Width
92in
Wheel Base
11.3ft
Overall Length
15.5ft

Service Refill Capacities

Water Spray Tank Capacity
264gal (US)
Fuel Tank Capacity
66gal (US)

Operating Specifications

Drum Offset
6in
Maximum Compaction Width
92in
Ground Clearance
11.5in
Curb Clearance
28in
Standard Compaction Width
84in

Engine

Engine Model
C4.4 with ACERT
Gross Power
142HP

Weights

Maximum Operating Weight
34789lb
Static Linear Load
184lb/in
Standard - Operating Weight
31162lb

Standard/Optional Features

Standard Equipment:

Optional Equipment:

  • 2-Amplitude, 2-Frequency Vibratory System
  • 360 Degree Rotating Seat
  • Accelerometer Ready Kit
  • Air Conditioning
  • Air Suspension Seat w/Heat
  • Bio-Degradeable Oil
  • Cat Compaction Control
  • Drum Covers
  • Edge Cutter
  • Freeze Protection Kit
  • Halogen Lights w/Drum Edge Lights
  • Heated Seat
  • High Intensity Discharge Lights
  • Mirrors
  • Offset Hitch
  • Premium Water Spray Nozzles
  • Product Link
  • Recording Module - cab only
  • Roading Lights
  • ROPS/FOPS Cab
  • Temperature Indicator
  • Versa Vibe Vibratory System
  • Warning Beacon
  • Water Distribution Mats

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