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272D Skid Steer Loader Specifications
Engine Model Cat C3.8 (turbocharged)
Net Flywheel Power 95.0 hp
Gross Power 98.0 hp
Gross Power SAE J1995 98.0 hp


Engine Model
Cat C3.8 (turbocharged)
Net Flywheel Power
95.0 hp
Gross Power
98.0 hp
Gross Power SAE J1995
98.0 hp
Net Power EEC ISO 9249
95.0 hp
Net Power SAE 1349
95.0 hp
232.0 in³
4.7 in
3.9 in


Operating Weight
8252.0 lb

Operating Specifications

Rated Operating Capacity
3200.0 lb
Rated Operating Capacity w/Optional Counterweight
3450.0 lb
Tipping Load
6400.0 lb
Breakout Force, Tilt Cylinder
7443.0 lb
Breakout Force, Lift Cylinder
6079.0 lb


54.6 in
Length w/Bucket on Ground
152.6 in
Length w/o Bucket
124.3 in
Height to Top of Cab
83.1 in
Vehicle Width over Tires
72.0 in
Max Overall Height
159.9 in
Bucket Pin Height at Max Lift
127.1 in
Bucket Pin Height at Carry Pos.
7.8 in
Reach at Max Lift and Dump
31.4 in
Clearance at Max Lift and Dump
95.7 in
Ground Clearance
8.6 in
Departure Angle
Bumper Overhang - Rear Axle
42.8 in
Maximum Dump Angle
Turn Radius from Ctr - Rear
73.7 in
Turn Radius from Ctr - Coupler
58.4 in
Turn Radius from Ctr - Bucket
90.2 in
Max. Reach w/Arms-Parallel
51.1 in
Rack Back Angle at Max Height
Bucket Pin Reach at Max Lift
16.4 in

Hydraulic System

Hydraulic Flow
Hydraulic Flow
High Flow XPS
Loader Hydraulic Pressure
3335.0 psi
Loader Hydraulic Pressure
4061.0 psi
Loader Hydraulic Flow
23.0 gal/min
Loader Hydraulic Flow
32.0 gal/min
Hydraulic Power (calculated)
44.0 hp
Hydraulic Power (calculated)
76.0 hp


ISO 3471:2008
ISO 3449:2005 Level I
ISO 3449:2005 Level I

Power Train

Travel Speed Forward
6.6 mph
Travel Speed Reverse
6.6 mph
Travel Speed Forward - 2-Speed Option
9.4 mph
Travel Speed Reverse - 2-Speed Option
9.4 mph

Service Refill Capacities

Chain box, each side
2.7 gal
Cooling System
4.1 gal
Engine Crankcase
3.5 gal
Fuel Tank
32.2 gal
Hydraulic System
14.5 gal
Hydraulic Tank
10.3 gal
    • 12 volt Electrical System
    • 100 ampere Alternator
    • Ignition Key Start/Stop Switch
    • Lights: Gauge Backlighting, Two Rear Tail Lights, Two Adjustable Front and Rear Halogen Lights, Dome Light
    • Backup Alarm
    • Heavy Duty Battery, 880 CCA
    • Gauges: Fuel Level, Hour Meter
    • Operator Warning System Indicators: Air Filter Restriction, Alternator Output, Armrest Raised/Operator Out of Seat, Engine Coolant Temperature, Engine Oil Pressure, Glow Plug Activation, Hydraulic Filter Restriction, Hydraulic Oil Temperature, Parking Brake Engaged, Engine Emission System
    • Adjustable Vinyl Seat
    • Fold In Ergonomic Contoured Armrest
    • Control Interlock System, when operator leaves seat or armrest raised: Hydraulic System Disables, Hydrostatic Transmission Disables, Parking Brake Engages
    • ROPS Cab, Open, Tilt Up
    • FOPS, Level 1
    • Top and Rear Windows
    • Floor Mat
    • Interior Rear View Mirror
    • 12 volt Electric Socket
    • Horn
    • Hand (Dial) Throttle, Electronic
    • Adjustable Joystick Controls
    • Anti-theft Security System with 6-button Keypad
    • Storage Compartment with Netting
    • Cat C3.8, Turbo Diesel Engine, Meeting U.S. EPA Tier 4 Interim (EU Stage IIIB) Emission Standards
    • Air Cleaner, Dual Element, Radial Seal
    • SOS Sampling Valve, Hydraulic Oil
    • Filters, Cartridge-type, Hydraulic
    • Filters, Cartridge-type, Fuel and Water Separator
    • Radiator/Hydraulic Oil Cooler (side-by-side)
    • Spring Applied, Hydraulically Released Parking Brakes
    • Hydrostatic Transmission
    • Four Wheel Chain Drive
    • Engine Enclosure, Lockable
    • Extended Life Antifreeze, -37° C (-34° F)
    • Machine Tie Down Points (6)
    • Support, Lift Arm
    • Hydraulic Oil Level Sight Gauge
    • Radiator Coolant Level Sight Gauge
    • Radiator, Expansion Bottle
    • Cat ToughGuard Hose
    • Auxiliary, Hydraulics, Continuous Flow
    • Heavy Duty, Flat Faced Quick Disconnects with Integrated Pressure Release
    • Split D-Ring to Route Work Tool Hoses Along Side of Left Lift Arm
    • Electrical Outlet, Beacon
    • Belly Pan Cleanout
    • Variable Speed Demand Fan
    • Hydraulics, Standard or High Flow XPS
    • Quick Coupler, Mechanical or Electric
    • Seat Belt, 50 mm (2 in) or 75 mm (3)
    • Power Train: One Speed, Two Speed or Two Speed with Ride Control
    • Comfort Package (must select one of the following):
    • Tires, 12 x 16.5 or 14 x 17.5
    • Open ROPS (C0): Static Seat (No Foot Throttle, Headliner, Heater or Door)
    • Open ROPS (C1): Foot Throttle, Headliner, Cup Holder, and choice of Seat (Mechanical Suspension or High Back, Heated, Air Ride Seat) (No Heater or Door)
    • Enclosed ROPS with Heater (C2): Foot Throttle, Headliner, Heater and Defroster, Side Windows, Cup Holder, Radio Ready, choice of Seat (Mechanical Suspension or High Back, Heated, Air Ride Seat) and Door (Glass or Polycarbonate)
    • Enclosed ROPS with A/C (C3): C2 plus Air Conditioner
    • Performance Package (must select one of the following):
    • Performance Package H1: Standard Flow Hydraulics (No Self Level)
    • Performance Package H2: Standard Flow, Dual Direction Electronic Self Level (Raise and Lower), Electronic Snubbing (Raise and Lower)
    • Performance Package H3: High Flow XPS, Dual Direction Electronic Self Level (Raise and Lower), Electronic Snubbing (Raise and Lower)
  • External Counterweights
  • Beacon, Rotating
  • Engine Block Heater - 120V
  • Oil, Hydraulic, Cold Operation
  • Paint, Custom
  • Heavy Duty Battery, 1,000 CCA
  • Product Link, Cellular
  • Advanced Display: Full Color, 5 in LCD screen, Advanced Multi-operator Security System, On-screen Adjustments for Implement Response, Hystat Response, and Creep Control; Rearview Camera Ready
  • Advanced Display: Rearview Camera Included
  • Work Tool Return to Dig and Work Tool Positioner
  • Bluetooth Radio with Microphone (AM/FM/Weather Band Receiver with USB and Auxiliary Input Jack)