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 - 369 hp (271 kW)
  • Operating Weight - 114,000 lbs (51,700 kg)

Our new Generation 10 SK500LC-10 model offers all the features of its predecessor, but boasts even more power and efficiency. You'll see up to a 7% increase in work volume per hour while enjoying up to a 10% decrease in fuel consumption in S-mode and a further 6% decrease in ECO-mode.

We're so confident in our Generation 10 models that we even extend the warranty to a full three years or 3,000 hours. Plus, they still feature all KOBELCO's exclusive features, including the iNDr noise and dust reduction system, independent travel, no time limit power boost and more.

Overall Length40' 1" (12,230 mm)
Overall Height (to top of boom)14' 4" (4,360 mm)
Overall Width11' 11" (3,650 mm)
Ground Clearance of Rear End4' 5" (1,340 mm)
Ground Clearance20.1" (510 mm)
Tail Swing Radius12' 6" (3,800 mm)
Distance From Center of Swing To Rear End12' 6" (3,800 mm)
Tumbler Distance14' 5" (4,400 mm)
Track Gauge9' (2,750 mm)
Shoe Width3' (900 mm)
Overall Width of Upperstructure10' 2" (3,110 mm)


Travel Speed3.4 mph (5.4 kph) / 2.1 mph (3.4 kph)
Drawbar Pulling Force93,300 lbf (415 kN)


Operating Weight114,000 lbs (51,700 kg)


ModelHino P11C-VN
Power Output 369 hp (271 kW)
Max. Torque1084 lbf (1470 Nm)
Displacement642 in³ (10.52 ltr)
Fuel Tank169.1 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' 11" (10,940 mm)
Max. Dumping Clearance24' 10" (7,580 mm)
Max. Vertical Wall Digging Depth23' 4" (7,120 mm)
Min. Swing Radius16' 10" (5,140 mm)
Digging Depth For 8 Feet Flat Bottom25' 2" (7,670 mm)
Bucket Digging Force65,600 lbf (292 kN)
Arm Crowding Force44,300 lbf (197 kN)