New Cat 308E2 CR

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  • Starting at: $114,999

    Pricing includes 2 year/2,000 hour total machine warranty and Powertrain warranty for an additional year, first Preventative Maintenance Service at 250 hour interval performed at dealership, and next two Preventative Maintenance kits at 500 hour intervals. Pricing does not include attachments or tax. Offer dependent on availability of eligible machines. Offer may change without prior notice and additional terms and conditions may apply.

  • Low-Rate Financing Available

    Take advantage of low-interest financing at 2.71% for 60 months. Offer subject to credit approval through Carter Machinery Company, Inc. and Cat Financial, and is dependent on availability of eligible machines. Offer may change without prior notice and additional terms and conditions may apply.

  • All-Purpose Configuration

    Enclosed Cab, Track with Rubber Belt, Straight Blade

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The Cat® 308E2 CR Mini Hydraulic Excavator delivers high performance, durability and versatility in a compact design to help you work in a variety of applications.

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Often Sold With

36" Heavy Duty Bucket

Optimized geometry provides maximum digging force and material volume for heavy-duty applications.

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  • Specifications
Engine Model
Cat® C3.3B
Net Power
65 HP 48.5 kW
3.7 in 94 mm
203.2 in³ 3.33 l
Gross Power - ISO 14396
66.6 HP 49.7 kW
Net Power - ISO 9249
65 HP 48.5 kW
Rated Net Power - 2,400 rpm - ISO 9249/EEC 80/1269
65 HP 48.5 kW
4.7 in 120 mm
Operating Weight
18519 lb 8400 kg
Operating Weight - With Cab
18519 lb 8400 kg
Travel System
Ground Pressure
5.26 psi 36.3 kPa
Gradeability - Maximum
Maximum Traction Force - High Speed
8408 lb 37.4 kN
Maximum Traction Force - Low Speed
14500 lb 64.5 kN
Travel Speed - High
3.17 mile/h 5.1 km/h
Travel Speed - Low
1.74 mile/h 2.8 km/h
Hydraulic System
Auxiliary Circuit - Primary (280 bar/4,061 psi)
33.8 gal/min 128 l/min
Auxiliary Circuit - Secondary (280 bar/4,061 psi)
16.9 gal/min 64 l/min
Digging Force - Bucket
13534 lb 60.2 kN
Digging Force - Stick - Long
7891 lb 35.1 kN
Digging Force - Stick - Standard
9015 lb 40.1 kN
Operating Pressure - Equipment
4061 psi 28000 kPa
Operating Pressure - Swing
3481 psi 24000 kPa
Operating Pressure - Travel
4061 psi 28000 kPa
Pump Flow at 2,000 rpm
39.6 gal/min 150 l/min
Swing System
Machine Swing Speed
11 r/min 11 r/min
Boom Swing - Left
Boom Swing - Right
91.3 in 2320 mm
17.7 in 450 mm
Dig Depth
14.2 in 360 mm
Lift Height
15 in 380 mm
Service Refill Capacities
Cooling System
3.7 gal (US) 14 l
Engine Oil
3 gal (US) 11.2 l
Hydraulic Tank
21.7 gal (US) 82 l
Fuel Tank
33 gal (US) 125 l
Hydraulic System
24.8 gal (US) 94 l
Operating Specifications
551 lb 251 kg
Machine Overhang
11 in 279.4 mm
Machine Overhang with Counterweight
16 in 406 mm
Maximum Dig Depth
13.62 ft 4150 mm
Stick Length - Long
7.25 ft 2210 mm
Stick Length - Standard
5.5 ft 1670 mm
Average Exterior Sound Pressure
99 dB(A) ISO 6395 – Dynamic Test
Dynamic Operator Sound Pressure
70 dB(A) ISO 6396
Air Conditioning System
Air Conditioning
The air conditioning system on this machine contains the fluorinated greenhouse gas refrigerant R134a (Global Warming Potential = 1430). The system contains 1.3 kg (2.9 lb) of refrigerant which has a CO2 equivalent of 1.9 metric tonnes (4,189 lb).
Meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final and EU Stage IIIB emission standards.
Hydraulic System
Load sensing hydraulics with variable displacement piston pump.
Swing System
Automatic swing break, spring applied, hydraulic release.
Travel System
Note (1)
Each track is driven by one independent 2-speed motor.
Note (2)
Drive modules are integrated into the roller frame for total protection.
Note (3)
Straight line travel when tracking and operating the front linkage simultaneously.
Note (1)
Weight with rubber tracks, bucket, operator (75 kg/165 lb), full fuel and auxiliary lines.
Note (2)
Weight varies depending on machine configuration.