PANTHER T7R Tracked Rotating Carrier

ENGINE: Cat® C4.4
201 hp / 150 kW
LOADED: 4.99 psi 
PAYLOAD:  15,432 lb. / 7 000 kg

The PANTHER T7R Tracked Rotating carrier is set to redefine the standards for productivity and cost effectiveness.  This machine offers a payload capacity of 15,432 lb.(7 000 kg) and a top speed of 8.1 mph (13 km/hr) with a superior fuel autonomy that easily allows contractors to work through a whole day, even a long one, without needing to refuel.  Unmatched performance and industry-standard payload capacity means the PANTHER T7R can boast a 31% superiority in overall productivity.

The rotating separation of this vehicle allows the operator to work in tight sensitive areas where other vehicles do not have access.  PLM can help you plan for a successful project by answering any questions you might have, make recommendations specific to your pipeline project and help you streamline the process.  Contact us today or speak with your Account Manager to get started.

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Features & Information


  • Emissions Technology.  This Cat C4.4 ACERT engine meets EPA US Tier 4 Final / EU Stage V emissions standards.
  • Performance. The PANTHER T7R features an uphill & downhill/sidehill gradeability of  33% (15º) / 33% (15°) and a maximum speed of 8.1 mph (13 km/h).  Pavement-friendly rubber tracks and remarkable speed make the PANTHER highly mobile.  Dynamic track tension give you proper tension while working.  Large wheels give more contact with the ground and more stability.
  • Productivity and more. The rotating separation of this vehicle allows the operator to work in tight, sensitive areas where other vehicles do not have access.  The direction reset feature allows the operator to push a button that will reset the vehicle’s upper and lower portions’ alignment.  Together with a ground pressure of 4.99 psi and a strong pull ratio, these features allow this carrier crawler to access your pipeline construction site, even if the terrain is difficult, without damage to the environment.

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