Manufactured By: Caterpillar

Category: Skid Steer Loader

Model Number: 216B

TypeSkid Steer Loader
Standard Flow15. GPM
High FlowN/A GPM
Pressure3100PSI PSI
Hydraulic HP Standard Flow28. HP
Hydraulic HP High FlowN/A HP
Engine HP52. HP
Width60 in.
Lift Capacity at 35%980 lb.
Lift Capacity at 50%1400 lb.
Operating Weight5707.8 lb.
Tire Size


FOPSSAEJ/ISO 3449 APR98 Level I and ISO3449:1992 Level I
FOPS Level IISAEJ/ISO 3449 APR 98 Level II and ISO 3449:1992 Level II (optional)
ROPSSAE J1040 MAY94 and ISO3471:1994


Bucket Pin Height – Carry Position9.3 in (24 cm)
Bucket Pin Height – Maximum Lift9.4 ft (3 m)
Bumper Overhang – Rear Axle38 in (97 cm)
Clearance at Max Lift and Dump7.2 ft (2 m)
Clearance at Maximum Lift and Dump85 in (216 cm)
Ground Clearance8 in (20 cm)
Height – Top of Cab6.4 ft (2 m)
Length – With Bucket on Ground127 in (323 cm)
Length – Without Bucket99 in (251 cm)
Length w/o Bucket8.3 ft (3 m)
Length with Bucket10.7 ft (3 m)
Maximum Overall Height146 in (371 cm)
Maximum Reach – With Arms Parallel50.4 in (128 cm)
Reach – Maximum Lift/Dump20 in (51 cm)
Reach at Max Lift and Dump19.9 in (51 cm)
Turn Radius from Center – Bucket76.4 in (194 cm)
Turn Radius from Center – Coupler47.2 in (120 cm)
Turn Radius from Center – Rear58.5 in (149 cm)
Turning Radius from Center – inc bucket76.4 in (194 cm)
Turning Radius from Center – machine rear58.5 in (149 cm)
Vehicle Width over Tires60 in (152 cm)
Wheel Base3.3 ft (1 m)
Wheelbase3.3 ft (1 m)
Width Over Tires5.1 ft (2 m)


Bore3.3 in (8 cm)
Engine MakeCaterpillar
Engine ModelCat 3024C
Engine Power – ISO 1439651 hp (38 kw)
Gross Power49.7 hp (37 kw)
Gross Power – SAE J199552 hp (39 kw)
Net Flywheel Power49 hp (37 kw)
Net Power – EEC 80/126950 hp (37 kw)
Net Power – ISO 9249 EEC50 hp (37 kw)
Net Power – SAE 134949 hp (37 kw)
Stroke3.9 in (10 cm)

Hydraulic System

Hydraulic FlowStandard flow
Hydraulic Power28.2 hp (21 kw)
Loader Hydraulic Flow15.6 gal/min (59 l/min)
Loader Hydraulic Pressure3100 psi
Pump Flow Capacity15.9 gal/min (60 l/min)
Relief Valve Pressure3103.9 psi


Breakout Force3785.4 psi
Operating Load Rating1400 lbs (635 kg)
Tipping Angle2799.9 °

Operating Specifications

Alternator Supplied Amperage65 A
Breakout Force – Lift Cylinder3057 lbs (1,387 kg)
Breakout Force – Tilt Cylinder3787 lbs (1,718 kg)
Chain Box Fluid Capacity – each side1.6 gal (6 l)
Cooling System Fluid Capacity2.7 gal (10 l)
Engine Oil Fluid Capacity2.2 gal (8 l)
Fuel Capacity17.2 gal (65 l)
Hydraulic System Fluid Capacity14.6 gal (55 l)
Max Speed7.8 mph (13 kph)
Operating Voltage12 V V
Operational Weight5707.8 lbs (2,589 kg)
Rated Operating Capacity1400 lbs (635 kg)
Rated Operating Capacity with Optional Counterweight1500 lbs (680 kg)
Tipping Load2800 lbs (1,270 kg)
Tire Size10×16.5 6PR

Power Train

Travel Speed Forward7.9 mph (13 kph)
Travel Speed Reverse7.9 mph (13 kph)

Service Refill Capacities

Chain Box – Each Side1.6 gal (6 l)
Cooling System2.6 gal (10 l)
Engine Crankcase2.1 gal (8 l)
Fuel Tank17 gal (64 l)
Hydraulic System14.5 gal (55 l)
Hydraulic Tank9.2 gal (35 l)