Don’t let their name fool you. KOBELCO conventional excavators are anything but. With high-quality construction and low-cost maintenance, they’re as cost-effective as they are dependable.


  • Engine Power - 257 kW (345 hp)
  • Operating Weight - 50,800 kg (111,995 lbs)

It's got 257 kW of power and a 292 kN bucket digging force, but this machine doesn't guzzle fuel like the monster that it is. The SK500LC-10 is equipped with a powerful HINO engine and delivers NEXT-3E technology that lets you dial in the perfect balance of performance and fuel economy. You'll find we've even taken care of the little things like adding swing flashers. Plus, premier operator comforts mean it's easier for you to stay focused on the task at hand.

Overall Length39' 10" (12,160 mm)
Overall Height (to top of boom)12' 5" (3,800 mm)
Overall Width11' 11" (3,650 mm)
Ground Clearance of Rear End4' 1" (1,260 mm)
Ground Clearance20.07" (510 mm)
Tail Swing Radius12' 5" (3,800 mm)
Distance From Center of Swing To Rear End12' 5" (3,800 mm)
Tumbler Distance14' 5" (4,400 mm)
Track Gauge9' (2,750 mm)
Shoe Width1' 11" (600 mm)
Overall Width of Upperstructure9' 9" (2,980 mm)


Travel Speed3.3 mph (5.4 kph) / 2.1 mph (3.4 kph)
Drawbar Pulling Force93,295.6 lbf (415 kN)


Operating Weight111,994.6 lbs (50,800 kg)


ModelHino P11C-UP
Power Output 344.6 hp (257 kW)
Max. Torque1032.5 lbf (1400 Nm)
Displacement641.9 in³ (10.52 ltr)
Fuel Tank168.5 gallons (US) (638 ltr)


Pump 2 Variable axial piston + Gear
Max. Digging Reach39' 7" (12,070 mm)
Max. Digging Reach At Ground Level38' 10" (11,840 mm)
Max. Digging Depth25' 7" (7,810 mm)
Max. Digging Height35' 9" (10,920 mm)
Max. Dumping Clearance24' 10" (7,580 mm)
Max. Vertical Wall Digging Depth23' 1" (7,040 mm)
Min. Swing Radius16' 10" (5,140 mm)
Digging Depth For 8 Feet Flat Bottom25' 1" (7,670 mm)
Bucket Digging Force65,644.1 lbf (292 kN)
Arm Crowding Force49,907.5 lbf (222 kN)