John Deere Construction | Shovel Loggers
- Peak Power: 246 kW (330 hp)
- Maximum Boom Reach: 11.00 m (36 ft. 1 in.)
- Tractive Effort: 322 kN (72,300 lbf)
- Swing Torque: 110,174 Nm (81,260 lb.-ft.)
- Tail Swing (from swing center): 3.18 m (10 ft. 5 in.)
John Deere PowerTech™ 9.0-L diesel engine delivers a definite power output advantage over traditional swing machines.
Factory equipped with a live-heel swamp-logger boom with up to 60-inch grapple capacity, the 953ML is purpose-built for the shovel-logging work you do.
- Spacious climate-controlled cab features expansive jobsite visibility, ergonomic controls, and standard fully adjustable air-ride seat.
- Enhanced lighting package, including boom-mounted lights, enables you to work when you want, for as long as you want, no matter the jobsite environment.
Long and wide undercarriage combined with excellent ground clearance and proven tractive effort maximizes overall stability and maneuverability in a wide range of soft, spongy, and swampy conditions.
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|Engine Manufacturer||John Deere|
|Engine Model||PowerTech Plus 6090PSS|
|Displacement, ltr (Inches³)||9 (549)|
|Engine Output, kW (hp)||246 (330)|
|Engine Torque, Nm (lbf / ft)||1527 (1126)|
|Carrier Rollers - Each Side||2|
|Track Rollers - Each Side||10|
|Track Shoe Width, mm (inches)||610 (24)|
|Track Shoe Width - Option, mm (inches)||711 (28)|
|Transport Height, mm (ft/in)||4370 (14 ft 4 in)|
|Overall Width, mm (ft/in)||3610 (11 ft 10 in)|
|Overall Track Length, mm (ft/in)||4900 (16 ft 1 in)|
|Track Length On Ground, mm (ft/in)||3830 (12 ft 7 in)|
|Tailswing Radius, mm (ft/in)||3180 (10 ft 5 in)|
|Ground Clearance, mm (ft/in)||779 (2 ft 7 in)|
|Width Over Tracks, mm (ft/in)||3610 (11 ft 10 in)|
|Track gauge, mm (ft/in)||2690 (8 ft 10 in)|
|Horizontal Reach, m (ft/in)||11 (36 ft 1 in)|
|Fuel Tank, ltr (gallons (US))||1080 (285)|
|Ground Bearing Pressure, kPa (PSI)||47.6 (6.9)|
|Slew Torque, kNm (lbf / ft)||110.174 (81260)|
|Travel Speed, kph (mph)||4.75 (3)|
|Lift capacity at max reach, kg (lbs)||4360 (9610)|
|Pump Type||Variable Axial Piston|
|Pump Flow, lt/min (gallons (US) / min)||532 (141)|
|Operating Weight, kg (lbs)||37190 (82000)|