Manufactured By: Caterpillar

Category: Skid Steer Loader

Model Number: 226B

TypeSkid Steer Loader
Standard Flow15. GPM
High Flow26 GPM
Pressure3335PSI PSI
Hydraulic HP Standard Flow30. HP
Hydraulic HP High Flow50.6 HP
Engine HP61. HP
Width60 in.
Lift Capacity at 35%1049.4 lb.
Lift Capacity at 50%1500 lb.
Operating Weight5833.4 lb.
Tire Size


FOPSSAE J1043 SEPT87, ISO 3449:1992 Level I
FOPS Level IISAE J231 JAN81, ISO 3449:1992 Level II
ROPSSAE J1040 MAY94, ISO 3471:1994


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 Dump7.1 ft (2 m)
Clearance at Maximum Lift and Dump85 in (216 cm)
Departure Angle26 °
Ground Clearance8 in (20 cm)
Height – Top of Cab6.5 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 Bucket10.6 ft (3 m)
Maximum Dump Angle40 °
Maximum Overall Height146 in (371 cm)
Maximum Reach – With Arms Parallel50.4 in (128 cm)
Rack Back Angle – Maximum Height96.7 °
Reach – Maximum Lift/Dump20 in (51 cm)
Reach at Max Lift and Dump20 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 ft (2 m)


Bore3.3 in (8 cm)
Displacement134 cu in (0 m)
Engine MakeCaterpillar
Engine ModelCat C2.2 T
Gross Power57 hp (43 kw)
Gross Power – SAE J199561 hp (45 kw)
Net Flywheel Power56 hp (42 kw)
Net Power – SAE 134956 hp (42 kw)
Number of Cylinders4
Power Measured @2600 rpm
Stroke3.9 in (10 cm)

Hydraulic System

Hydraulic Flow (1)Standard
Hydraulic Flow (2)High Flow
Hydraulic Power30.4 hp (23 kw)
Loader Hydraulic Flow15.6 gal/min (59 l/min)
Loader Hydraulic Pressure3335 psi
Maximum Loader Hydraulic Flow26 gal/min (98 l/min)
Maximum Loader Hydraulic Pressure3335 psi
Pump Flow Capacity15.6 gal/min (59 l/min)
Relief Valve Pressure3335 psi


Breakout Force4083 psi
Bucket Capacity0.4 cu yds (0 m)
Operating Load Rating1500 lbs (680 kg)
Tipping Angle3000 °

Operating Specifications

Alternator Supplied Amperage85 A
Breakout Force – Tilt Cylinder4083 lbs (1,852 kg)
Chain Box Fluid Capacity – each side1.6 gal (6 l)
Cooling System Fluid Capacity2.6 gal (10 l)
Engine Oil Fluid Capacity2.6 gal (10 l)
Fuel Capacity15.4 gal (58 l)
Hydraulic System Fluid Capacity14.5 gal (55 l)
Max Speed7.8 mph (13 kph)
Operating Voltage12 V V
Operational Weight5822 lbs (2,641 kg)
Rated Operating Capacity1500 lbs (680 kg)
Rated Operating Capacity with Optional Counterweight1600 lbs (726 kg)
Tipping Load3000 lbs (1,361 kg)

Power Train

Travel Speed Forward7.8 mph (13 kph)
Travel Speed Reverse7.8 mph (13 kph)

Service Refill Capacities

Chain Box – Each Side1.6 gal (6 l)
Cooling System2.6 gal (10 l)
Engine Crankcase2.6 gal (10 l)
Fuel Tank15.4 gal (58 l)
Hydraulic System14.5 gal (55 l)
Hydraulic Tank9.2 gal (35 l)