Kobelco SK270SRLC-5

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The Kobelco SK270SRLC-5 Excavator is a part of the SR Series, which has made the short rear swing excavator the standard for mid-sized machines. In addition, ongoing development and innovations such as the iNDr noise reduction system that both shuts out indr filters dust and cuts noise, Kobelco is boosting value and leading the industry with construction machinery ideally suited to the urban environment. The new SK270SRLC retains the compact shape and iNDr system advantages that Kobelco has pioneered, but it has been fitted with a new engine assembly for improved environmental protection. Low fuel consumption is balanced against increased work performance, and machine durability has been advanced. The new worldwide-model SK270SRLC. Working for the planet.”


Low Noise and Easy Maintenance Mean Greater Value Than Ever A New Design Approach Leads to a Revolutionary Double Offset Duct Structure
By reviewing the iNDr configuration, Kobelco achieved both great visibility and a compelling design even though
the engine compartment has been enlarged to meet TIER IV Final standards, maintaining the value of iNDr.

Unbeatable Performance
Greater Work Capacity: Exceeding Expectations in Productivity

Improved Fuel Efficiency Contributes to High Performance

Superior Digging Volume
This excavator offers dynamic digging force even as it minimizes fuel consumption rates, achieving class-leading work volume. H-mode with an increased torque setting delivers about 7% greater digging volume.

Comprehensive Safety and Intuitive Operation
User-friendly design and enhanced safety means greater efficiency and productivity.

Cab Design That Puts the Operator First
Wide and open, the cab’s interior overflows with features that streamline operation.

Proper Maintenance Ensures Peak Efficiency
Kobelco machines are designed for quick, simple inspection and maintenance.

Quality That Keeps on Shining. Valuable Assets Take Your Business to the Next Level
Structural strength and proven reliability mean these machines can deal with heavy work loads and perform in rigorous site environments. From the life-cycle viewpoint,these machines maintain their value throughout their service lives.


Model Name SK270SRLC
Machine Type SK270SRLC-5
Operating Weight lbs {kg} 60,000 lbs {27,200 kg}
Bucket capacity
0.91 {0.695}, 1.14 {0.871}, 1.37 {1.047}, 1.8 {138}
Bucket weight lb {kg} 1,325 {601}, 1,450 {658}, 1,651 {749}, 2,019 {916}
Type Water-cooled, 4 cycle 4 cylinder direct injection type diesel engine with intercooler turbo-charger.
Rated power output 160 hp {119 kW} /2,000 min-1 (SAE NET)
166 hp {124 kW} /2,000 min-1 (Without fan)
Fuel tank 87.2 U.S.gal {330 L}
Swing System Swing Speed: 10.2 rpm {10.2 min-1}
Travel System  
Travel motors 2 x axial piston type
Travel shoes 51 each side
Travel speed 3.2/2.0 mph {5.2 / 3.2 km/h}
Drawbar pulling force 55,300 lbs {246 kN}(SAE J 1309)
Gradeability 70% {35°}
Hydraulic System  
Pump Type Two variable displacement piston pumps
Max.discharge flow 2 × 58.1 U.S.gph {2 × 220 L/min}
1 × 5.3 U.S.gph {1 × 20 L/min}
Hydraulic oil tank 30.1 U.S.gal {114 L} tank oil level
60.8 U.S.gal {230 L} hydraulic system


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