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The manual provides information for the following models: EX300-3 / Hitachi Ltd Corporation
Hitachi EX300-3 Standard (1993-1995)
Basic variant with standard features.
Hitachi EX300-3 LC (Long Carriage) (1994-1996)
Extended undercarriage for better stability.
Hitachi EX300-3 Advanced (1995-1997)
Improved hydraulic and control systems.
Hitachi EX300-3 Turbo (1996-1999)
Turbocharged engine variant.
Engine specs: A-6SD1TQA, 600cu in, 6 cylinders, turbocharged, 208hp, 2000rpm, 615.2lb ft, 1400rpm.
Engine Make: 2353
Production year(s): 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999.
Total pages: 860
Manual Language: English
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The Hitachi EX300-3 from 1993 to 1999 represents a significant period in the evolution of heavy excavators. As a proud offering from Hitachi Ltd Corporation, it became an essential tool for construction, mining, and various other industries, emphasizing reliability, robustness, and performance.
Engine Specifications/Technical Data:
• The Hitachi EX300-3 is powered by an Isuzu 6BG1T diesel engine.
• It boasts a maximum power output of 200hp.
• The engine displacement stands at 6.5 liters.
• The engine is equipped with a direct fuel injection system.
• It has a water-cooled cooling mechanism to maintain optimum temperatures.
• This excavator operates with a hydraulic drive system.
• The operating weight of the EX300-3 is approximately 28,500 kg.
• The fuel tank capacity is an impressive 450 liters, reducing refueling needs.
• It possesses a maximum digging depth of 7 meters.
• The swing speed is pegged at 11.5 rpm, ensuring efficient turnarounds.
• The bucket capacity ranges between 1.0 to 1.3 cubic meters.
• The arm breakout force stands at 16,500 kgf.
• The bucket breakout force is a robust 20,500 kgf.
• The machine has a track length of 4450 mm.
• It operates with a hydraulic pilot control system.
• The maximum travel speed reaches up to 5.0 km/h.
• The width of the standard shoe is 600 mm.
• The relief valve setting is 3200 psi.
• The swing torque is approximately 85000 Nm.
• The boom length varies from 5.7 to 6.1 meters.
• The EX300-3 has a three-pump system for efficient hydraulic operations.
• Its hydraulic reservoir holds up to 240 liters of hydraulic fluid.
• The overall length of the excavator stands at 11,020 mm.
• The width of the machine is 3,190 mm.
• Its overall height reaches 3,060 mm.
Facts and Details:
- The Hitachi EX300-3 was part of the third generation of Hitachi's excavators.
- It was widely used for mid to large-scale construction projects.
- The excavator's design prioritized operator comfort with a spacious cabin.
- Advanced hydraulic systems made for smoother and more precise operations.
- Hitachi introduced a reinforced undercarriage for enhanced durability.
- The EX300-3 featured a user-friendly monitor panel.
- Advanced noise suppression technology was integrated for a quieter operation.
- Enhanced fuel efficiency was achieved through improved engine design.
- The model came with an anti-drop valve for safer lifting.
- The EX300-3 was designed for easy maintenance, with readily accessible engine and hydraulic components.
Maintenance Intervals and Tips:
► Regular oil changes every 250 hours of operation.
► Hydraulic fluid replacement every 500 hours.
► Air filter inspection and cleaning every 100 hours, replacement as needed.
► Fuel filter replacement every 400 hours.
► Inspect undercarriage and lubricate every 250 hours.
* Always conduct a pre-operation inspection, focusing on hydraulic lines, undercarriage, and bucket teeth.
* Ensure that the radiator and oil cooler are free of debris for optimal cooling.
* Regularly check the tension of the tracks and adjust as necessary.
* Clean the air filter regularly, especially when operating in dusty environments.
* Always use manufacturer-recommended fluids and parts for replacements.
■ Enhanced LED lighting for night operations.
■ Installation of advanced hydraulic filters for cleaner fluid operations.
■ Upgrade to synthetic oils for extended component life.
■ Improved bucket teeth designs for more efficient digging.
■ Use of advanced telemetry systems for real-time machine health monitoring.
Compatible Accessories and Attachments:
+ Heavy-duty digging bucket.
+ Rock bucket.
+ Hydraulic hammer.
+ Quick coupler.
+ Trenching bucket.
+ Auger attachment.
+ Compaction wheel.
+ Hydraulic thumb.
☺ Reliable performance with minimal breakdowns.
☺ Efficient fuel consumption.
☺ Strong digging and lifting capabilities.
☺ Comfortable operator cabin.
☻ Some owners noted difficulty in sourcing OEM parts.
☻ The weight of the machine limits transportation options.
→ Hydraulic hose replacements.
→ Bucket teeth replacement.
→ Track tension adjustments.
→ Undercarriage repairs.
→ Replacement of worn-out sprockets.
→ Hydraulic pump maintenance.
→ Seal replacements.
→ Radiator repairs.
→ Oil cooler replacements.
→ Control valve maintenance.
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