Vermeer T955III Trencher

☰ specs

General Dimensions

Approach angle 16°
Height 11.1’ (3.4 m)
Length range 32.2’ – 39.7’ (9.8 m – 12.1 m)
Weight range
(tractor plus trencher attachment)
96,000 lb – 109,000 lb (43,544.9 kg – 49,441.6 kg)
Width 9.5’ (2.9 m)

Engine

Make and model Caterpillar C13 ACERT
Gross horsepower 415 hp (310 kW)
Engine rpm 2100
Fuel consumption (full load) 20.9 gph (79.1 L/hr)
Width 9.5’ (2.9 m)

Tracks

Ground pressure 11.7 psi – 13.3 psi (80.7 kPa – 91.7 kPa)
Tilt track with Auto Level available No
Track length 13.4’ (4.1 m)
Track pad type Single, double or triple grouser
Track pad width 24” (61 cm)
Track size D6
Travel speed max 148 fpm (45.1 m/min)
Service brakes Hydrostatic

Conveyor

Belt width 30’ (76.2 cm)
Max conveyor belt speed 1070 fpm (326.1 m/min)
Conveyor belt style Cleated or finger-type
Conveyor length 9’ or 14” (2.7 m or 4.3 m)
Conveyor shift available Yes
Conveyor shift disatance 15” or 65” (38 cm or 165.1 cm)
Conveyor style Curved
Discharge direction Right or left
Discharge height 62” or 76” (157.5 cm or 193 cm)

Trencher Attachments

Boom depth options 6’, 8’, 10’ or 12’ (1.8 m, 2.4 m, 3 m or 3.7 m)
Boom top rollers Yes
Chain speed range 316 fpm – 643 fpm (96.3 m/min – 196 m/min)
Cutting width range 18” – 42” (45.7 cm – 106.7 cm)
End idler diameter 40” (101.6 cm)

Chain Drive Terrain Leveler Attachments

Weight (tractor plus attachment) 6’, 8’, 10’ or 12’ (1.8 m, 2.4 m, 3 m or 3.7 m)
118,000 lb (53,523.9 kg) Yes
Max cutting depth 316 fpm – 643 fpm (96.3 m/min – 196 m/min)
Cutting width 18” – 42” (45.7 cm – 106.7 cm)
Drum tilt available No
Max drum speed rpm 59
Laser and GPS acceptable Yes
Digging chain size 4501

Cab

Air conditioner/heater Yes
Air suspension seat No
AM/FM stereo with weather band Yes
Level II FOPS Yes

Options

Loadout conveyor
Terrain Leveler attachment
Remote control