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Komatsu's PC228USLC-8 Hydraulic Excavators have a short tail swing profile, designed specifically for work in confined areas. By reducing the tail swing, the PC228USLC-8 is perfect for work on roadways, bridges, urban areas, or anywhere space is limited. The PC228USLC-8 provides the performance and productivity you expect from Komatsu equipment.
Ecology and Economy
Low emission engine
A powerful turbocharged and air-to-air aftercooled Komatsu SAA6D107E-1 engine provides 110 kW 148 HP(net). This engine is EPA Tier 3 and EU stage 3A emissions certified, without sacrificing power or machine productivity.
Economy mode for lower fuel consumption
Low operational noise
The dynamic noise is reduced when compared to the previous model.
Performance Features
Increased lift capacity and stability
The counterweight mass has increased by 1300 kg 2865 lb for increased lift capacity over the front and side of the machine.
Improved hydraulic system efficiency
Enhancements made to the Closed Center Load Sensing system result in faster cycle times and lower fuel consumption.
Wide working range
Powerful digging forces
Maintenance Features
Long replacement interval for hydraulic oil and hydraulic filter
Remote mounted engine oil filter and fuel drain valve
Standard fuel pre-filter (with water separator)
Side-by-side cooling concept for improved serviceability
Equipped with self-diagnostic Equipment Management Monitoring System (EMMS)
KOMTRAX equipped machines can send location, SMR and operation maps to a secure website utilizing wireless technology. Machines also relay error codes, cautions, maintenance items, fuel levels, and much more.
Large TFT LCD Monitor
Easy-to-see 7" large multi-function color monitor panel
Can be displayed in 12 languages for global support
TFT: Thin Film Transistor
LCD: Liquid Crystal Display
Rounded cab design
The cab swings within the same swing radius as the counterweight.
Short tail swing radius
More compact than conventional models for improved performance in tight working conditions.
Large Comfortable Cab
Low noise cab design with viscous mounts
Sliding convex door - easy entrance in confined areas
Large and comfortable cab space
Reliability Features
High rigidity work equipment
Sturdy frame structure
Reliable Komatsu designed and manufactured components
Highly reliable electronic devices
General Features
Standard rearview monitoring system (1 camera)
Improved attachment flow control
Slip resistant plates for improved grip
New cab design for hydraulic excavators

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