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Surface mining hybrid wheel loader

WE1350

  • Horsepower 1 250 kW 1,676 HP
  • Operating weight 194 228 kg 428,000 lbs.
  • Bucket capacity 22.94 m3 30 yd3

Make your operation its most productive

When your goal is maximizing your mining operation’s productivity, it’s all about cost per ton. The versatile WE1350 is engineered to improve both sides of the equation: low cycle times and utmost reliability to boost your tonnage, multiple features designed to minimize your fuel and maintenance costs.

  • Up to a 45% fuel consumption reduction*
  • 35% CO2 reduction*
  • Up to a 10-15% TCO advantage*
  • *Compared to mechanical loaders or HEX machines

Features and benefits

Fuel efficient SR Hybrid Drive

The SR Hybrid Drive system is fully regenerative. During braking or retarding, electrical motors become generators and feed power back into the electrical system. This allows for up to 45% less fuel consumption than comparably sized mechanical drive wheel loaders.

Peak power on demand

The Kinetic Energy Storage System (KESS) works in concert with the SR Hybrid Drive to store significant horsepower captured from braking and direct it to supplement peak power demand. The result is fast cycle times for more tons per gallon/liter used or CO2 emitted.

Peak power controls that support operator efficiency on demand

The LINCS II network control system provides instant, real-time feedback and vital statistics, such as bucket height and angle, individual bucket payload, and total tons moved. All of it helps your operators maximize productivity by adjusting to conditions.

Attuned to operator comfort

The spacious, environmentally controlled cab offers great visibility, a comfortable ride and room for a trainer seat. Digital joysticks give your operators easy and responsive control, while the highly adjustable, heated/cooled seat helps minimize driver discomfort.

Fast, efficient maintenance

Multiple design features help keep your maintenance costs low: the integrated, patented drive system has few components resulting in longer maintenance intervals, multiple access points mean faster component change-out times and more uptime for your machine.

Handles multiple site duties

If your operation involves frequent equipment relocations, you’ll love this loader. It can keep the pit floor clean and level without support equipment, offers outstanding mobility and travel speed, and handles berm maintenance, road repair and cutting ramps.

Specifications for WE1350

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US system Metric
Operating capacities, weights and dimensions
  Standard lift High lift
Bucket capacity* 22.94 m3 21.41 m3
Operating payload 40 823 kg 38 102 kg
Static tipping loads    
Straight 108 776 kg 100 068 kg
Full 45° turn 98 849 kg 90 936 kg
Breakout force 978 kN 1 004 kN
Operating weight 194 228 kg 196 496 kg
* Standard rock bucket based on a material density of 1 780 kg/m3 (3 000 lbs./yd3)
  Standard lift High lift
Bucket capacity* 30 yd3 28 yd3
Operating payload 90,000 lbs. 84,000 lbs.
Static tipping loads    
Straight 239,809 lbs. 220,612 lbs.
Full 45° turn 217,925 lbs. 200,480 lbs.
Breakout force 219,772 lbs. 225,687 lbs.
Operating weight 428,200 lbs. 433,200 lbs.
* Standard rock bucket based on a material density of 1,780 kg/m3 (3,000 lbs./yd3)
Working ranges
Engine 1 249 kW
KESS** 820 kW
Payload  
Standard 40 823 kg
High lift 38 102 kg
Bucket capacity sized to material density  
Truck match 181 - 236 tonne
**Kinetic Energy Storage System - has HP available for acceleration events and parasitic loads
Engine 1,676 HP
KESS** 1,100 HP
Payload  
Standard 90,000 lbs.
High lift 84,000 lbs.
Bucket capacity sized to material density  
Truck match 200 - 260 ton
**Kinetic Energy Storage System - has HP available for acceleration events and parasitic loads
Power module
Diesel power options  
MTU Detroit diesel engine Tier one
Model 12V Series 4000
12 cylinders
Type 4-cycle turbocharged
Rated power 1,193 kW (1,600 HP) @ 1,800 rpm

Cummins diesel engine Tier two
Model QSK 50
16 cylinders
Type  4-cycle turbocharged
Rated power 1,193 kW (1,600 HP) @ 1,800 rpm

The independent power module mounting system, consisting of the engine coupled to the SR generator, is cradled within the rear frame by a three-point isolation system.

Radiator/oil cooler module

  • Replaceable tube type, side-by-side split flow
  • Thermostatically controlled, variable speed hydraulic motor-driven, radiator-mounted fan
  • Auxiliary oil cooler available for high ambient conditions

Exhaust system

  • Dual, low restriction mufflers with vertical, mid-hood discharge
Diesel power options  
MTU Detroit diesel engine Tier one
Model 12V Series 4000
12 cylinders
Type 4-cycle turbocharged
Rated power 1,193 kW (1,600 HP) @ 1,800 rpm

Cummins diesel engine Tier two
Model QSK 50
16 cylinders
Type  4-cycle turbocharged
Rated power 1,193 kW (1,600 HP) @ 1,800 rpm

The independent power module mounting system, consisting of the engine coupled to the SR generator, is cradled within the rear frame by a three-point isolation system.

Radiator/oil cooler module

  • Replaceable tube type, side-by-side split flow
  • Thermostatically controlled, variable speed hydraulic motor-driven, radiator-mounted fan
  • Auxiliary oil cooler available for high ambient conditions

Exhaust system

  • Dual, low restriction mufflers with vertical, mid-hood discharge
Propulsion system

SR Hybrid Drive switched reluctance (SR) technology propulsion system

  • Digital microprocessor controlled traction drive
  • SR Hybrid Drive advantages include:
    • No commutator, brushes or rotor windings on SR motors or generator
    • SR KESS - Kinetic Energy Storage System
    • Parts commonality - power conversion modules identical for motor and generator

Travel speed

Forward and reverse 0 - 19.31 kph (0 - 12 mph)

Generator

  • G100 SR generator

Traction motors

  • B40A SR motor
  • SR all wheel drive (independent SR motor for each wheel)

Planetary gearing

Model 51A2

  • In-line gear train mounted within the rim of the tire, transmitting power from the traction motor through the tire/rim assembly.
  • A four-stage planetary drive unit in each position
  • Total reduction 140.8:1

SR Hybrid Drive switched reluctance (SR) technology propulsion system

  • Digital microprocessor controlled traction drive
  • SR Hybrid Drive advantages include:
    • No commutator, brushes or rotor windings on SR motors or generator
    • SR KESS - Kinetic Energy Storage System
    • Parts commonality - power conversion modules identical for motor and generator

Travel speed

Forward and reverse 0 - 19.31 kph (0 - 12 mph)

Generator

  • G100 SR generator

Traction motors

  • B40A SR motor
  • SR all wheel drive (independent SR motor for each wheel)

Planetary gearing

Model 51A2

  • In-line gear train mounted within the rim of the tire, transmitting power from the traction motor through the tire/rim assembly.
  • A four-stage planetary drive unit in each position
  • Total reduction 140.8:1
Control system - LINCS II

LINCS II

Microprocessor based modular design Vehicle Control Unit (VCU) with monitoring and diagnostics including integrated data logging and storage.

LINCS II uses a dash mounted full color, touch screen display as the operator interface. Out-of-range conditions will cause an audible alarm along with a message screen that is color coded to indicate severity.

In addition, the touch-screen display provides repair technicians with operational data and fault messages.

LINCS II load weigh

Displays real-time load per pass, per truck and total loads

  • Memory capable of retaining months of production information
  • Capable of interfacing with radio dispatch systems for real-time monitoring

LINCS II

Microprocessor based modular design Vehicle Control Unit (VCU) with monitoring and diagnostics including integrated data logging and storage.

LINCS II uses a dash mounted full color, touch screen display as the operator interface. Out-of-range conditions will cause an audible alarm along with a message screen that is color coded to indicate severity.

In addition, the touch-screen display provides repair technicians with operational data and fault messages.

LINCS II load weigh

Displays real-time load per pass, per truck and total loads

  • Memory capable of retaining months of production information
  • Capable of interfacing with radio dispatch systems for real-time monitoring
Hydraulic system

HPD drive box

  • Pressurized, cooled, and filtered lubrication
  • Ratio 1:1

Pumps

(Maximum flow rate at 1 800 rpm)

Main Piston (4) 1,404 L/min
Steering Piston 342 L/min
Fan/blower drive Tandem piston 171/171 L/min
Accessory Piston 81 L/min
Cooling system
Circulating pump
Vane 409 L/min

Valves

Main Three (3) 700 L/min
  Pump pressure 27 980 kPa
Steering One (1) 341 L/min
  Pump pressure 23 443 kPa

 

Cylinders

Double-acting, single-stage (diameter and stroke), (standard and high fit)

Hoist 343 x 1892 mm
Bucket 254 x 1054 mm
Steering 190 x 762 mm

HPD drive box

  • Pressurized, cooled, and filtered lubrication
  • Ratio 1:1

Pumps

(Maximum flow rate at 1,800 rpm)

Main Piston (4) 371 gpm
Steering Piston 89 gpm
Fan/blower drive Tandem piston 45/45 gpm
Accessory Piston 21 gpm
Cooling system
Circulating pump
Vane 108 gpm

Valves

Main Three (3) 185 gpm
  Pump pressure 4,000 psi
Steering One (1) 90 gpm
  Pump pressure 3,400 psi

 

Cylinders

Double-acting, single-stage (diameter and stroke), (standard and high fit)

Hoist 13.5 x 74.5 in
Bucket 10 x 41.5 in
Steering 7.5 x 30 in
Steering and hoisting system

Steering

Steering function is controlled by a single joystick. Constant engine rpm assures full hydraulic steering response.

Articulation angle 40°
Turning radius  
Standard lift 13.50 m
High lift 13.76 m

Hoist and bucket control

Hoist and bucket control functions are incorporated into a single joystick control. The proportional electro-hydraulic controlled hoist and bucket system is independent of the steering system.

Standard/high lift cycle times:  
Hoist 11.8 s
Dump 3.0 s
Float 5.0 s

Steering

Steering function is controlled by a single joystick. Constant engine rpm assures full hydraulic steering response.

Articulation angle 40°
Turning radius  
Standard lift 44 ft. 4 in
High lift 45 ft. 2 in

Hoist and bucket control

Hoist and bucket control functions are incorporated into a single joystick control. The proportional electro-hydraulic controlled hoist and bucket system is independent of the steering system.

Standard/high lift cycle times:  
Hoist 11.8 s
Dump 3.0 s
Float 5.0 s
Braking system

Primary brake system

Electric dynamic braking system is controlled from the accelerator pedal and can bring the loader to a full stop without application of mechanical brakes.

Secondary brake system

Air modulated traction motor speed disc brakes

  • Single disc and caliper on each traction motor (4)
  • Emergency fail safe brakes are spring applied in the event of air pressure loss

Parking brake system

Spring applied, air release traction motor speed disc brakes

Primary brake system

Electric dynamic braking system is controlled from the accelerator pedal and can bring the loader to a full stop without application of mechanical brakes.

Secondary brake system

Air modulated traction motor speed disc brakes

  • Single disc and caliper on each traction motor (4)
  • Emergency fail safe brakes are spring applied in the event of air pressure loss

Parking brake system

Spring applied, air release traction motor speed disc brakes

Air filtration

Primary

  • Operator cab air supply
    • Self-cleaning replaceable filter technology
    • Minimum Efficiency Reporting Value (MERV) 15 efficiency level per ASHRAE 52.2-2012
    • 5 000 hour filter life achievable
    • Low maintenance

Secondary

Dual safety filters for engine

Primary

  • Operator cab air supply
    • Self-cleaning replaceable filter technology
    • Minimum Efficiency Reporting Value (MERV) 15 efficiency level per ASHRAE 52.2-2012
    • 5,000 hour filter life achievable
    • Low maintenance

Secondary

Dual safety filters for engine

Fluid capacities
Fuel 3 501 L
Hydraulic 1 419 L
SR converter cooling system 117 L
Engine cooling system 382 L
Crankcase (includes filters)  
Detroit 330 L
Cummins 216 L
Gearbox 27 L
Planetaries (each) 136 L
Fuel 925 gal
Hydraulic 375 gal
SR converter cooling system 31 gal
Engine cooling system 101 gal
Crankcase (includes filters)  
Detroit 87 gal
Cummins 57 gal
Gearbox 7 gal
Planetaries (each) 36 gal
Structural

Frames are fabricated from high strength, low-alloy steel with excellent weld characteristics and extreme low temperature properties. The front axle is an integral, fixed part of the front frame. The rear axle center oscillates 11 degrees.

Unique forged ball and socket joints are utilized in multiple pivot locations (lift arms, rear axle, frame articulation, hoist cylinders). These joints are superior in absorbing and distributing multi-directional stresses. Features easily replaceable brass liners for long life and easy maintenance.

High strength castings are used in key areas of fabricated structures to reduce stress and improve structural life.

Frames are fabricated from high strength, low-alloy steel with excellent weld characteristics and extreme low temperature properties. The front axle is an integral, fixed part of the front frame. The rear axle center oscillates 11 degrees.

Unique forged ball and socket joints are utilized in multiple pivot locations (lift arms, rear axle, frame articulation, hoist cylinders). These joints are superior in absorbing and distributing multi-directional stresses. Features easily replaceable brass liners for long life and easy maintenance.

High strength castings are used in key areas of fabricated structures to reduce stress and improve structural life.

Tires
Tires 50/80-57 L-4
Rims 36 x 57 with 6 in flange
Tires 50/80-57 L-4
Rims 36 x 57 with 6 in flange
Buckets
Standard, ISO-rated capacity 40 823 kg
High lift, ISO-rated capacity 38 102 kg

Rock and coal bucket configurations available.

Buckets sized to material density. 

Standard, ISO-rated capacity 90,000 lbs.
High lift, ISO-rated capacity 84,000 lbs.

Rock and coal bucket configurations available.

Buckets sized to material density. 

  • Access ladder lights
  • Air clean-out hose in cab
  • Air conditioning / heater-defroster (filtered and pressurized)
  • Air dryer system
  • Air horn
  • Air tank bleed system
  • Adjustable automatic lift height cut off
  • Automatic bucket leveling control
  • Automatic electrical cabinet lights
  • Automatic lubrication system
  • Back-up alarm, audible
  • Battery disconnect switch
  • Brake lights
  • Central air regulator box
  • Central service with fast fuel
  • Data analysis and viewing software
  • Data logging – downloadable production and maintenance logs
  • Door interlock on electrical cabinet
  • Drawbar with tow points
  • Emergency stop buttons (cab and remote mounted)
  • Engine compartment lights
  • Fire extinguisher, manual, 9.07 kg (20 lb)
  • FOPS – falling object protection system
  • Idle timer
  • Interior lights
  • Isolation monitor
  • Joystick hoist and bucket control
  • Joystick steering control
  • Jump start
  • Ladder walkway (rear access w/retracting ladder)
  • LED working lights (10 forward, 2 rear)
  • LINCS II alarms
  • LINCS II load weigh and monitoring
  • Mirrors, rearview (parabolic)(2)
  • Operator seat (11-way adjustable)
  • Overspeed alarm
  • Parking brake
  • Retractable lap belt with shoulder harness
  • Rock defectors (bucket)
  • ROPS – rollover protection structure
  • Selectable throttle switch
  • Starter disconnect switch
  • Sun visor
  • Tinted safety glass throughout
  • Training seat (with lap belt)
  • Turn signals
  • Twelve (12) volt power supply in cab
  • Twelve (12) volt power port (2)
  • Walk around catwalk for cab
  • Windshield washer reservoir (2.6 gal)
  • Windshield wiper and washer (front and rear)
  • Access ladder lights
  • Air clean-out hose in cab
  • Air conditioning / heater-defroster (filtered and pressurized)
  • Air dryer system
  • Air horn
  • Air tank bleed system
  • Adjustable automatic lift height cut off
  • Automatic bucket leveling control
  • Automatic electrical cabinet lights
  • Automatic lubrication system
  • Back-up alarm, audible
  • Battery disconnect switch
  • Brake lights
  • Central air regulator box
  • Central service with fast fuel
  • Data analysis and viewing software
  • Data logging – downloadable production and maintenance logs
  • Door interlock on electrical cabinet
  • Drawbar with tow points
  • Emergency stop buttons (cab and remote mounted)
  • Engine compartment lights
  • Fire extinguisher, manual, 9.07 kg (20 lb)
  • FOPS – falling object protection system
  • Idle timer
  • Interior lights
  • Isolation monitor
  • Joystick hoist and bucket control
  • Joystick steering control
  • Jump start
  • Ladder walkway (rear access w/retracting ladder)
  • LED working lights (10 forward, 2 rear)
  • LINCS II alarms
  • LINCS II load weigh and monitoring
  • Mirrors, rearview (parabolic)(2)
  • Operator seat (11-way adjustable)
  • Overspeed alarm
  • Parking brake
  • Retractable lap belt with shoulder harness
  • Rock defectors (bucket)
  • ROPS – rollover protection structure
  • Selectable throttle switch
  • Starter disconnect switch
  • Sun visor
  • Tinted safety glass throughout
  • Training seat (with lap belt)
  • Turn signals
  • Twelve (12) volt power supply in cab
  • Twelve (12) volt power port (2)
  • Walk around catwalk for cab
  • Windshield washer reservoir (2.6 gal)
  • Windshield wiper and washer (front and rear)
  • Auxiliary steering
  • Beacon light kit
  • Bucket GET options available
  • Central service with fast fuel
  • Cold weather package – including:
    • Battery heater
    • Engine heating system (oil and water)
    • Grease reservoir heater
    • Hydraulic tank heater
  • Exhaust discharge guard
  • Fast fuel
  • Fire detection and suppression system (manual)
  • Fire suppression system (manual)
  • Fluid sampling kit
  • Lift arms – high lift
  • Tires/rims
    • Tires – 55/80R-57
    • Rims – 44 x 57 with 5” flange
  • Training seat (with lap belt)
  • Video camera (rear mount)
  • Windshield protection kit

Bucket hardware options

  • Skid plates (replaceable)
  • Lip wear protection
  • Wear liner kits

For actual bucket configuration and sizing, consult your local representative or contact us.

  • Auxiliary steering
  • Beacon light kit
  • Bucket GET options available
  • Central service with fast fuel
  • Cold weather package – including:
    • Battery heater
    • Engine heating system (oil and water)
    • Grease reservoir heater
    • Hydraulic tank heater
  • Exhaust discharge guard
  • Fast fuel
  • Fire detection and suppression system (manual)
  • Fire suppression system (manual)
  • Fluid sampling kit
  • Lift arms – high lift
  • Tires/rims
    • Tires – 55/80R-57
    • Rims – 44 x 57 with 5” flange
  • Training seat (with lap belt)
  • Video camera (rear mount)
  • Windshield protection kit

Bucket hardware options

  • Skid plates (replaceable)
  • Lip wear protection
  • Wear liner kits

For actual bucket configuration and sizing, consult your local representative or contact us.

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