Conduct surface mining extraction, remove ground surface, or create a smooth, level area for site preparation.

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The T1255III Terrain Leveler® SEM direct drive offers a single-sided attachment that pack the power you need to take on tough civil and surface mining projects. The unique single-sided attachment allows the operator to cut an 80-degree high wall and produces less noise, dust and vibration – helping mines to increase production by excavating reserves they might not otherwise get to due to drill and blast restrictions, air quality regulations or urban encroachment.

Conduct surface mining extraction, remove ground surface, or create a smooth, level area for site preparation.

The T1255III Terrain Leveler® SEM direct drive offers a single-sided attachment that pack the power you need to take on tough civil and surface mining projects. The unique single-sided attachment allows the operator to cut an 80-degree high wall and produces less noise, dust and vibration – helping mines to increase production by excavating reserves they might not otherwise get to due to drill and blast restrictions, air quality regulations or urban encroachment.

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Features & Benefits

High wall capacity

Using a single-drive motor to power the drum allows for the ability to cut an 80° high wall compared to the 45° high wall when using the dual drive attachment.

Optional dust suppression system

Optional dust suppression system features an enclosed cutting head with two large vacuums to help reduce dust onsite.

Elevated, climate-controlled cab

The elevating cab allows superior visibility and added comfort with the air ride seat. The sealed cab has self-contained heating and air conditioning with sound-attenuating foam. It is also a rollover module (ROM).

SmartTEC electronic control system

SmartTEC control software displays the status of critical elements of machine performance.

Direct drive power

Help improve efficiency through direct drive power while delivering more horsepower to the cutting drum.

Optional warranty

Vermeer Vantage Track Extended Care Service program offers an optional 3-year/3000-hour or 5-year/5000-hour warranty on the components of the closed-loop hydrostatic system.

Specifications

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  • Transport Dimensions

    • Approach Angle 15 deg
    • Height Range 146 (370.8 cm)
    • Length with 50" (127 cm) End Idler and 8 ft (2.44 m) Boom 43 ft 13.1 m
    • Length with 50" (127 cm) End Idler and 10 ft (3.05 m) Boom 45.5 ft 13.9 m
    • Length with 50" (127 cm) End Idler and 12 ft (3.66 m) Boom 48 ft 14.6 m
    • Length with 50" (127 cm) End Idler and 14 ft (4.27 m) Boom (with Restraint Bar) 48.8 ft 14.9 m
    • Length with 50" (127 cm) End Idler and 16 ft (4.88 m) Boom (with Restraint Bar) 51.3 ft 15.6 m
    • Length with 50" (127 cm) End Idler and 18 ft (5.49 m) Boom (with Restraint Bar) 53.8 ft 16.4 m
    • Weight Range 150,000 lb - 205,000 lb (68,039.9 kg - 92,986.4 kg)
    • Width Ranges 134" (340.4 cm)
  • Engine Option One

    • Make and Model Caterpillar C18 ACERT Tier 3
    • Gross Horsepower 600 hp 447.4 kw
    • Rated Engine RPM 2100
    • Number of Cylinders 6
    • Fuel Tank Capacity 370 gal 1400.6 L
    • Operating Range 11.6 hours
    • Fuel Consumption at Full Load 31.8 gph 120.4 lph
    • Maximum Engine Operating Angle (Operating angles do not indicate safe machine operating angles) 35 deg
    • Air Cleaner Dry-type with precleaner
    • Aspiration Turbocharged and air-to-air aftercooled
    • Cooling Medium Liquid
    • Electrical System 24 Volt DC
    • Oil Filter Full flow
  • Engine Option Two

    • Make and Model Caterpillar C18 ACERT Tier 4 Final
    • Gross Horsepower 600 hp 447.4 kw
    • Rated Engine RPM 2000
    • Number of Cylinders 6
    • Fuel Tank Capacity 370 gal 1400.6 L
    • Operating Range 12.1
    • Fuel Consumption at Full Load 30.5 gph 115.5 lph
    • Maximum Engine Operating Angle (Operating angles do not indicate safe machine operating angles) 35 deg
    • Air Cleaner Dry-type with precleaner
    • Aspiration Turbocharged and air-to-air aftercooled
    • Cooling Medium Liquid
    • Electrical System 24 Volt DC
    • Oil Filter Full flow
  • Tracks

    • Auto Self Level No
    • Ground Pressure Minimum 15.5 psi 106.9 kPa
    • Ground Pressure Maximum 21.1 psi 145.5 kPa
    • Tilt Track Available No
    • Track Drive Type Dual path hydrostatic with planetary transmission
    • Track Length 181.5 in 461 cm
    • Track Pad Type Double grouser
    • Track Pad Width Ranges 30" (76.2 cm)
    • Track Size Cat 375 Excavator
    • Maximum Ground Speed - Low 48.1 ft/min 14.7 m/min
    • Maximum Ground Speed - High 128.4 ft/min 39.1 m/min
    • Parking and Emergency Brake spring-applied, hydraulic release, wet disc brake
    • Service Brakes Hydrostatic
  • Attachments

    • Trencher Yes
    • Terrain Leveler Yes
    • Rockwheel No
    • Bucket Wheel No
  • Cab

    • Cab Yes
    • Control System TEC Plus with SmartTEC
    • Air Conditioner/Heater Yes
    • Air Suspension Seat Yes
    • AM/FM Stereo with Weather Band Yes
    • Elevating Yes
    • Pressurized/Filtered Air Yes
    • Rollover Protective Structure (ROPM) Yes
  • Hydraulic System

    • Oil Tank Capacity 210 gal 794.9 L
    • Oil Type HyPower 68, HyPower 100, Hy Power 1100
    • Pressure Setting 2500 psi 172.4 bar
    • Pump Flow at Maximum RPM 28.7 gpm 108.6 L/min
    • Pump Type pressure-and-flow-compensated (load-sensing)

Attachments

Single-sided Direct Drive Terrain Leveler

Single-sided Direct Drive Terrain Leveler

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