Wheel Skidders


Wheel Skidder Highlights:

  • Proven, reliable Cat® engines and lock-up torque converter provide powerful, efficient drivetrain for maximum productivity and lowest cost per ton.
  • Spacious cab and ergonomic controls reduce operator fatigue resulting in a more productive shift.
  • Weight forward design allows larger grapple loads and maintains power to the ground to keep loads moving.
  • Ease of serviceability increases machine life and reduces operating costs.
  • Cat Grapples feature improved loading capability and load retention. Spend less time picking up wood and deliver more to the deck with every pull.
  • Safety features including cab guarding, ingress/egress, machine lockouts, large mirrors, and visibility ensure a safe working environment for operators, technicians, and workers on-site.
Wheel Skidder
ModelNet Flywheel PowerWheelbaseEst Operating Weight
»  525C
182 hp
136 kW

139.2 in
3534 mm

39045 lb
17711 kg

»  535C
204 hp
152 kW

139.2 in
3534 mm

39780 lb
18044 kg

»  545C
219 hp
163 kW

155.1 in
3939 mm

42325 lb
19198 kg


About Cat

The Cat equipment product line, consisting of more than 300 machines, sets the standard for our industry. We plan to help you meet your needs with our equipment, with our distribution and product support system, and the continual introduction and updating of products.

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Caterpillar is the world's leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives.