The Cat D6T is a medium track-type tractor with a Cat C9.3 ACERT engine boasting 207 horsepower and a base operating weight of 46,263 pounds. More detailed specifications for this machine can be found on the CAT website.
The CAT C9.3 ACERT engine has a displacement of 567 cubic inches and can propel the D6 at speeds of up to 7 mph forward and 7.9 mph in reverse. The D6 is touted by the manufacturer as "versatile" and is available in a variety of configurations to suit the needs of the consumer. Each of these configurations varies in weight due to the equipment installed. The blades that can be mounted to the D6 vary in width and capacity, from the LGP S-Blade with a capacity of 4.83 cubic yards to the XL SU-Blade with a capacity of 6.94 cubic yards.
The D6 can also mount a ripper or winch and is available in special arrangements for forestry and waste handling purposes. Heat and air conditioning come standard, and the cab is sound-suppressed and pressurized. Optional equipment include different undercarriages, tracks, hydraulics for controlling the ripper or winch, and safety and comfort items such as rear view cameras and heated seats.