1969-02-01

Profile in Earthmoving — Caterpillar 992 Wheel Loader 690581

The 992, 10 cu yd wheel loader represents Caterpillar's latest product specifically designed and developed as a primary loading tool for handling ore in mining and blasted rock; and other loading functions in the construction industry. Loading performance and operator comfort as they relate to productivity rank among the primary objectives for the 992 because of the demanding nature of rock loading on machine and operator alike. This paper discusses 992 features including its unique structural design, drive line improvements, remotely located and driven pump system and other major engineering features and designs towards the objectives of high productivity, reliability, serviceability, and safety in operation and servicing.

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