2017 Caterpillar 349 Excavators, Crawler, Large - EquipmentWatch
Equipment Residual Value Awards

Caterpillar 349

EquipmentWatch Highest Retained Value Award Winner

Excavators, Crawler, Large

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The newest model in the 349 series, the 2017 Caterpillar 349F L XE weighs in at over 49 metric tons and has a max digging depth of 25 ft. With a shipping length of 39 feet, this large excavator retains its value very well compared to the competition. Built with CAT®XE technology, like the Cat Adaptive Control System valve that enables the machine to consume up to 15% less fuel than the standard 349F L, while delivering the same high level of production. Powerful, reliable and fuel efficient, able to take on the most severe applications.


4.7 years
Average age in Market
2016 Market Share
Average Annualized Meter Reads