EX5600-6

Excavators & Shovels

Features & Specs

Operating Weight
 
    BE Backhoe
1,184,000 lb. (537 000 kg)
    Loading Shovel
1,175,000 lb. (533 000 kg)
Rated Power
3,000 hp (2238 kW)
Engine
2x Cummins QSK50C, Tier 2
Swing Speed
3.3 rpm
Bucket Capacity
 
    Backhoe
44.5 cu. yd. (34 cu. m)
    Loading Shovel
38.0-40.0 cu. yd. (29.0-30.6 cu. m)

Smooth efficiency on the roughest jobs

When you want to get more work done day-after-day, the EX5600-6 is an excellent choice. It combines proven designs with the newest technological advances to provide you with high uptime and maximum productivity.

Product highlights:

  • Pairs with Hitachi EH3500ACII, EH4000ACII and EH5000AC-3 trucks.
  • Lets you get more done with greater horsepower and larger BH bucket capacity.
  • Provides smooth and accurate swinging with an advanced, triple-roller swing bearing.
  • Increased engine and hydraulic cooling capacity.
  • 10% increase in the hydraulic system, which ensures smooth simultaneous operations.
  • Great environmental performance – two Cummins QSKTA50C engines generate a total of 2238 kW (3,000 gross horsepower) at 1800 rpm (an increase of 7%) while meeting EPA Tier 2 emission regulations.
  • New short reach backhoe front feature.
  • Available in both backhoe and front-shovel configurations.
Ergonomically designed cab

Ergonomically designed cab

You’ll love the cab for the EX5600-6.The ergonomic layout means you’ll do less stretching and reaching. The roomier seat and cab will make you feel comfortable and well supported, with plenty of leg room. And the high height and forward-sloping cab provides a view that boosts productivity. The cab is pressurized to keep out dust while maintaining a comfortable temperature.

Folding stairs with wide steps

Folding stairs with wide steps

The machine’s folding stairs will make access to the machine easier when it comes to servicing, operating and maintenance.

Simplified maintenance

Simplified maintenance

A walkway around the multipurpose counterweight, will give you easy access to key rear areas, making inspections and maintenance much easier.

LCD monitor

LCD monitor

The 10.5-inch color LCD monitor is the easy to read and will provide you with key data about the excavator. It will display instant fault diagnosis through all sensors, displaying warnings and countermeasures if failures arise. 

Reliable engine

Reliable engine

Whether you choose a BE backhoe or front-shovel configuration, the EX5600-6’s two powerful Cummins US EPA Tier II engines produce 3,000 hp (2 238 kW) for powerful production.

Operating Weight

 

BE Backhoe

1,184,000 lb. (537 000 kg)

Loading Shovel

1,175,000 lb. (533 000 kg)

Rated Power

3,000 hp (2238 kW)

Engine 

2x Cummins QSK50C, Tier 2

Swing Speed

3.3 rpm

Bucket Capacity

 

Backhoe

44.5 cu. yd. (34 cu. m)

Loading Shovel

38.0-40.0 cu. yd. (29.0-30.6 cu. m)

Engine

 

Engine Make / Engine Model

Cummins QSK50C

Gross Power @ 1800 min-1 (rpm) (SAE J1995)

1,500 hp (1119 kW) X 2

Net Power @ 1800 min-1 (rpm) 

1,434 hp (1069 kW)  X 2

Maximum Torque @ 1400 min-1 (rpm) 

4,846 lbf-ft. (6570 N-m)  X 2

Hydraulic System

 

Main Pump

8 variable-displacement, axial-piston pumps for front attachment and travel. 

 

Maximum oil flow 8 X 375 L/min (8 X 99.06 U.S. gal./min.)

Main/Swing Pumps

4 variable-displacement, axial-piston pumps for front attachment and swing.

 

Maximum oil flow 4 X 425 L/min (4 X 112.3 U.S. gal./min.)

Pilot Pump

2-gear pump

 

Maximum oil flow108 L/min (28.5 U.S. gal./min.) X 2 

Relief Valve Settings

 

Implement Circuit

4,263 psi (300 kgf/cm2) ( 29.4 MPa)

Swing Circuit

3,553 psi (250 kgf/cm) (224.5 MPa)

Travel Circuit

4,263 psi (300 kgf/cm) (229.4 MPa)

Pilot Circuit

566 psi (40 kgf/cm) (23.9 MPa)

Passes to Fill with Matching Hitachi Trucks

EH3500ACII            3-4

EH4000ACII            4-5

EH5000AC-3          5-6

Transportation Out to Site for Assembly

23-25 Truckloads

Download the Specs Brochures for the EX5600-6.

Not all models available in all countries. Service and support may also vary by region. Please contact a dealer for more information.