T6B Hydraulic Trencher with standard teeth

Overview
Cutting Width
6 in
Overall Width
56 in
Overall Length
92 in

Cat® Trenchers are designed for cutting narrow straight trenches in the soil prior to laying electrical, telephone and cable lines, or water and gas pipe. Trenchers are ideal for residential, commercial, agricultural, building construction, lawn care and golf course maintenance.

Dimensions

Cutting Width
6 in
Overall Width
56 in
Overall Length
92 in
Weight
1,076 lb
Overall Height
31 in
Drive Shaft Torque
1,068 lb·ft
Side Shift Travel
17 in
Required Hydraulic Flow
42-86 L/min (11-23 gpm)
Optimal Hydraulic Pressure
145-235 bar (2100-3400 psi)
Required Hydraulics
Standard Flow
Motor Displacement
24 in3
Maximum Auger Clearance
21 in
Spoil Auger Diameter
18 in
Chain Type
Standard
Chain Pull at Maximum Pressure
2,661 lb
Chain Speed at Maximum Flow
509 ft/min
Drive Shaft Speed at Maximum Flow
203 rpm
Optional Cutting Widths
203, 254, 305 mm (8, 10, 12 in)
Standard Boom Length
36 in
Cutting Width
6 in
Drive Shaft Torque
1,068 lb/ft
Motor Displacement
24 in³
Optimal Hydraulic Pressure
145-235 bar (2100-3400 psi)
Overall Height
31 in
Overall Length
92 in
Overall Width
56 in
Required Hydraulic Flow
42-86 L/min (11-23 gpm)
Required Hydraulics
Standard Flow
Weight
1,076 lb

Application

Designed for cutting narrow, straight trenches in the soil prior to laying electrical, telephone and cable lines, or water and gas pipe.

Designed for cutting narrow, straight trenches in the soil prior to laying electrical, telephone and cable lines, or water and gas pipe.

Direct Drive System

Direct drive system features a variable speed, bi-directional, gerotor style motor that delivers optimal chain speed, chain pull and torque for maximum trenching performance in a broad range of soil types.

Direct drive system features a variable speed, bi-directional, gerotor style motor that delivers optimal chain speed, chain pull and torque for maximum trenching performance in a broad range of soil types.

Durable Anti-Back Flex Chain

Durable, double standard anti-back flex chain eliminates chain backlash and ensures teeth are positioned at the most efficient angle for smooth cutting and longer tooth life.

Durable, double standard anti-back flex chain eliminates chain backlash and ensures teeth are positioned at the most efficient angle for smooth cutting and longer tooth life.

Hard-faced, Tungsten Carbide Steel Cupped Teeth

Hard-faced, tungsten carbide steel cupped teeth deliver long life in many soil conditions. Teeth are spaced for optimum digging performance in most soil types.

Hard-faced, tungsten carbide steel cupped teeth deliver long life in many soil conditions. Teeth are spaced for optimum digging performance in most soil types.

Hydraulic or Manual Side Shift

Hydraulic or manual side shift provides close trenching flexibility near structures or obstructions. Hydraulic side shift, standard on the T15B (optional on T6B and T9B) is controlled from operator’s compartment using the standard flow auxiliary hydraulic circuit selector control.

Hydraulic or manual side shift provides close trenching flexibility near structures or obstructions. Hydraulic side shift, standard on the T15B (optional on T6B and T9B) is controlled from operator’s compartment using the standard flow auxiliary hydraulic circuit selector control.

Optional Chain Types and Cutting Widths

Optional chain types and cutting widths are available for specific soil, digging requirements and trench widths. These chain types include Standard, Combo, Terminator, and Rockfrost.

Optional chain types and cutting widths are available for specific soil, digging requirements and trench widths. These chain types include Standard, Combo, Terminator, and Rockfrost.

Large Diameter Bolt-on Spoil Auger

Large diameter bolt-on spoil auger improves loose soil removal from trenching area and allows for quick, easy removal and servicing.

Large diameter bolt-on spoil auger improves loose soil removal from trenching area and allows for quick, easy removal and servicing.

Optional Bolt-on Crumber Bar

Optional bolt-on crumber bar with shoe improves soil removal to provide cleaner trench. Shoes available in size range to accommodate trench width.

Optional bolt-on crumber bar with shoe improves soil removal to provide cleaner trench. Shoes available in size range to accommodate trench width.

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