BTE-450F Backhoe


Offering the most power, reach and lift capacity of any backhoe in our lineup, the BTE-450F is designed to handle the big jobs. The BTE-450F is available for purchase or lease.

The BTE-450F features:

  • Multi-button joy stick controls attachments

  • BTE Priority Hydraulic Valving system handles multiple functions at the same time

  • Hydraulic reel with 50 foot hose for hand tools

  • Rototilt system allows 360 degree rotation and 40 degree tilt on all attachments

  • Fully enclosed climate controlled cab

  • Strobe light, battery lockout

  • Cat dealer network for parts and service

  • BTE support for training, parts and service


The BTE-450F has been specifically been modified for a range of railroad maintenance attachments:

  • High performance BTE Undercutter with 9 foot bar

  • BTE Tamper, 4 tool, 2 basket

  • BTE Tie Head with carbide fingers

  • BTE Tube Talon for TKO style tie removal

  • BTE Cribbing Bucket

  • BTE Ditching Bucket

  • Multi-Stand, carry and store attachments


The BTE-450F Loader IT attachments include:

  • Quick coupler front bucket

  • Front bucket snow scoop

  • High capacity quick coupler front forks

  • Two stage snow blower with wireless control


BTE-450F Control System features and advantages:

  • Operator friendly work tool Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) mounted in cab with large LCD color interface

  • Attachment recognition system sets hydraulic flow and pressure

  • Auto tamp mode allows easy one button multi-squeeze tamping action

  • Rototilt rotation speed adjustment for operators preference

  • PLC fault codes, safety enhancements and warnings

  • Operator PLC feedback messages for operation and trouble-shooting

Width (Transport Position)8’-0”
Width (Operating Position)13’-4”
Weight28,000 lbs /14 Tons
Engine TypeCAT C4.4 Turbo Charged Diesel
Emmison RatingTier 4 Inerim
Horsepower (Net)HP 128
Horsepower (Gross)HP 144
Hydrolic Oil Tank13.2 Gallon
Fuel Tank44 Gallon
Extend-A-Hoe ReachOver 26 Ft
Front Bucket Lift Capacity7,800 lbs. / 1.75 cubic yds.

Interested in purchasing or leasing this equipment? Give us a call at 636-937-0505 for information and sales.

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