265 Compact Track Loader

The Cat® 265 Compact Track Loader, with its vertical lift design, delivers extended reach and lift height for quick and easy truck loading. Its standard torsion suspension undercarriage system provides superior traction, flotation, stability, and speed to work in a wide range of applications and underfoot conditions.

Redesigned Operator Station

Ventilated and heated high-back air ride seat

High-performance power train

Three levels of auxiliary hydraulic performance

Electronically controlled Cat C2.8TA (turbo after-cooled) engine

Torsion suspension undercarriage and two-speed travel

Advanced Touchscreen Monitor

Advanced Joysticks

Ground-level access

Broad range of performance-matched Cat Attachments

Documents & Brochures

Standard Equipment

STANDARD EQUIPMENT
  • Quick Coupler: Manual or Hydraulic
  • High Visibility Seat Belt: 50 mm (2 in), 75 mm (3 in), or 3-point lap/shoulder
  • Steel Imbed Rubber Track – 450 mm (17.7 in) bar tread, 450 mm (17.7 in) block tread
  • Dual Flange Front Idler/Single Flange Rear Idler or Triple Flange Front/Rear Idlers
PERFORMANCE PACKAGES
  • Performance Package HP1: Standard Flow Hydraulics
  • Performance Package HP3: High Flow XPS Hydraulics
COMFORT PACKAGES
  • Open canopy: Cup Holder, Cell Phone Pocket, choice of vinyl Seat (Mechanical Suspension, High Back/Heated/Air Ride Seat)
  • Enclosed Cab with heat and air conditioning: Side Windows, Cup Holder, Cell Phone Pocket, choice of Seat (Mechanical Suspension, High Back/Heated Air Ride Seat, High Back/Ventilated and Heated Air Ride Seat) and Door choice (Glass or Polycarbonate)
TECHNOLOGY PACKAGES
  • T2 – Standard Display, Standard Joysticks, traditional Key Start switch, and Rear-view camera.
  • T4 – Advanced Touchscreen Monitor, Advanced Joysticks, Push start, X-mount cell phone holder, and a Rear-view camera.
  • T5 – T4 + 2 additional side view cameras.
RADIO
  • Radio, none – for open canopy machines and countries not certified for Bluetooth® technology
  • Integrated AM/FM radio with Bluetooth technology. Includes USB port, 3.5 mm (0.13 in) AUX input, and BT microphone. Only for use with enclosed cab. Availability varies by country.
  • Integrated DAB+/AM/FM radio with Bluetooth technology. Includes USB port, 3.5 mm (0.13 in) AUX input, and BT microphone. Only for use with enclosed cab. Availability varies by country.
PRODUCT LINK™
  • Product Link™ Basic series PL243
  • Product Link Elite series PLE643
COOLING FAN
  • On-demand, variable speed hydraulic cooling fan
  • On-demand, variable speed hydraulic cooling fan, with automatic and manual purge reversing operation
GUARDING AND SEALING PACKAGES
  • HD0 – base guarding and sealing (engine air inlet rain cap, front cab to-frame sealing, and hydraulic fill access door)
  • HD1– intermediate guarding and sealing† (HD0 + cab-to-frame side sealing, lockable fuel fill access door, tilt cylinder guarding, and drive line bottom guarding.) †Some equipment varies by region.
  • HD2 – most comprehensive guarding and sealing† (HD1 + turbo guard, exhaust stack wrap, DPF wrap, quick disconnect guarding, fully enclosed drive line guarding, under step hydraulic lines guard cover, engine air inlet pre-cleaner.)
ELECTRICAL
  • Work Tool Electrical Harness
  • Heavy duty battery
  • Battery disconnect with lockout feature
  • 12-volt Electrical System
  • 85 Ampere Alternator
  • LED Work Lights
  • Auto Reverse Lights
  • Switch Backlighting
  • Interior LED Dome Light
  • Backup Alarm
  • Electrical Outlet, Beacon
  • Exterior Courtesy Lighting
  • Automatic Work light notification flash when parking brake is released
OPERATOR ENVIRONMENT
  • Full color LCD monitor: Creep speed control, Drive response adjustment, Implement response adjustment, Drive Power Priority adjustment, Language selection (× 32), Multi-operator Anti-theft Security System and Monitoring, Maintenance schedule and reminders, Event and Diagnostic Code monitoring, Date /Time/Units/Brightness settings, and Smart Technology for use with Smart Attachments.
  • Operator Warning System Indicators: Air Filter Restriction, Alternator Output, Armrest Raised/Operator Out of Seat, Engine Coolant Temperature, Engine Oil Pressure, Glow Plug Activation, Hydraulic Supply Filter Restriction, Hydraulic Oil Temperature, Park Brake Engaged, Engine Emission System (where applicable)
  • Gauges: Fuel Level, Hour Meter, Hydraulic Temperature, Hour Meter, Battery Voltage, Tachometer
  • Fold In Ergonomic Contoured Armrest
  • Control Interlock System, when operator leaves seat or armrest raised: Hydraulic System Disables, Hydrostatic Transmission Disables, Parking
  • Brake Engages
  • ROPS Cab, Tilt Up
  • FOPS, Level I
  • Top and Rear Windows
  • Floor Mat
  • Headliner
  • Interior Rearview Mirror
  • Horn
  • Hand (Dial) Throttle, Electronic
  • Seat Mounted Joystick Controls
  • Cell Phone Storage Pocket
  • Cup Holder
  • 12-volt power port
  • Foot Throttle
HYDRAULICS
  • Selectable control pattern – ISO or H
  • Electro/hydraulic implement control
  • Electro/hydraulic hydrostatic transmission control
  • Speed sensor guarding
  • Heavy duty flat faced quick disconnects with integrated pressure release lever
  • Hydraulic oil level sight gauge
POWER TRAIN
  • Cat C2.8TA turbocharged, after-cooled diesel engine, meeting Brazil MAR-1 emission standards, equivalent to EU Stage IIIA: • Glow plugs starting aid • Liquid cooled, direct injection
  • Extended life antifreeze (–37° C, –34° F)
  • Air cleaner, dual element, radial seal
  • Scheduled Oil Sampling (S·O·SSM) Valve, Hydraulic Oil
  • Ecology drain – coolant
  • Radiator coolant level sight gauge
  • Radiator expansion bottle
  • Filter, hydraulic supply, cartridge type
  • Filter, hydraulic return, cartridge type
  • Filter, canister type, engine oil
  • Filter, canister type, fuel and water separator
  • Radiator/hydraulic oil
  • Cooler (side-by-side)
  • Spring applied, hydraulically released, parking brakes
  • Hydrostatic transmission
  • Lockable fuel cap
  • Hydraulic demand cooling fan
  • Auto engine idle
UNDERCARRIAGE
  • Torsion Suspension (4 independent torsion axles)
  • Two speed travel
  • Integrated tie downs on track frame (4)
FRAME
  • Machine tie down points (9)
  • Removable panels for machine frame cleanout
  • Support, lift arm
  • Steel rear and front bumpers, welded
  • Fuel fill, machine right hand side
OTHER
  • Auxiliary Hydraulics, Continuous Flow
  • Telematics, Product Link, Cellular
  • Steel engine door with replaceable louvers
  • Engine door – lockable
  • Work tool attachment coupler
  • Cat ToughGuardTM hose

Additional information

Offering Type

Engine - Gross Power - SAE J1995

55.3 kW ( 74.2 HP )

Engine - Bore

110 mm ( 4.3 in )

Engine - Displacement

2.8 l ( 171 in² )

Engine - Net Power - ISO 9249

54.5 kW ( 73.1 HP )

Engine - Net Power - SAE 1349

54.8 kW ( 73.5 HP )

Engine - Peak Torque at 1,360 rpm SAE J1995

380 N·m ( 280 lb/ft )

Engine Model

Cat® C2.8TA (turbo after-cooled)

Engine - Stroke

90 mm ( 3.5 in )

Hydraulic System - Hydraulic Flow - High Flow - Hydraulic Power (Calculated)

45.4 kW ( 60.9 HP )

Hydraulic System - Hydraulic Flow - High Flow - Loader Hydraulic Flow

113 l/min ( 30 gal/min )

Hydraulic System - Hydraulic Flow - High Flow - Loader Hydraulic Pressure

24130 kPa ( 3500 psi )

Hydraulic System - Hydraulic Flow - High Flow XPS - Hydraulic Power (Calculated)

60.2 kW ( 80.7 HP )

Hydraulic System - Hydraulic Flow - High Flow XPS - Maximum Loader Hydraulic Flow

129 l/min ( 34 gal/min )

Hydraulic System - Hydraulic Flow - High Flow XPS - Maximum Loader Hydraulic Pressure

28000 kPa ( 4061 psi )

Hydraulic System - Hydraulic Flow - Standard - Hydraulic Power (Calculated)

34.6 kW ( 46.4 HP )

Hydraulic System - Hydraulic Flow - Standard - Loader Hydraulic Flow

86 l/min ( 23 gal/min )

Hydraulic System - Hydraulic Flow - Standard - Loader Hydraulic Pressure

24130 kPa ( 3500 psi )

Weights* - Operating Weight

4759 kg ( 10492 lb )

Weights* - Counterweight Adds to Operating Weight

125 kg ( 276 lb )

Weights* - Counterweight Adds to Operating Weight - ROC (35%)

78 kg ( 173 lb )

Weights* - Counterweight Adds to Operating Weight - Tip Load

224 kg ( 494 lb )

Weights* - Enclosed Cab Adds to Operating Weight

82 kg ( 180 lb )

Weights* - Enclosed Cab Adds to Operating Weight - ROC (35%)

34 kg ( 75 lb )

Weights* - Enclosed Cab Adds to Operating Weight - Tip Load

97 kg ( 214 lb )

Weights* - Note

*Operating Weight, Operating Specifications, and Dimensions are based on 2036 mm (80") low profile bucket with bolt on cutting edge, 450 mm (17.7") wide track, 75 kg (165 lb) operator, open canopy, mechanical suspension seat, HD battery with disconnect, standard flow hydraulics, manual coupler, and full fluids. No external counterweights, and no dual self-level/return-to-dig/work tool positioner

Weights* - Operating Weight - ROC (35%)

1280 kg ( 2823 lb )

Weights* - Operating Weight - ROC (50%)

1829 kg ( 4033 lb )

Weights* - Operating Weight - Tip Load

3659 kg ( 8066 lb )

Service Refill Capacities - Cooling System

10.7 l ( 2.8 gal (US) )

Service Refill Capacities - Engine Crankcase

8.2 l ( 2.2 gal (US) )

Service Refill Capacities - Fuel Tank

120 l ( 31.7 gal (US) )

Service Refill Capacities - Hydraulic System

36.8 l ( 9.7 gal (US) )

Service Refill Capacities - Hydraulic Tank

26 l ( 6.9 gal (US) )

Operating Specifications - Rated Operating Capacities - 35% Tipping Load

1280 kg ( 2823 lb )

Operating Specifications - Breakout Force - Lift Cylinder

3057 kg ( 6739 lb )

Operating Specifications - Breakout Force - Tilt Cylinder

3937 kg ( 8680 lb )

Operating Specifications - Ground Contact Area - With 450 mm/17.7 in Track

1.46 m² ( 2268 in² )

Operating Specifications - Ground Pressure - With 450 mm/17.7 in Track

31.9 kPa ( 4.6 psi )

Operating Specifications - Rated Operating Capacities - 50% Tipping Load

1829 kg ( 4033 lb )

Operating Specifications - Rated Operating Capacity with Optional Counterweight

1359 kg ( 2996 lb )

Operating Specifications - Tipping Load

3659 kg ( 8066 lb )

Dimensions - Bucket Pin Height - Carry Position

213 mm ( 8.4 in )

Dimensions - Bucket Pin Height - Maximum Lift

3354 mm ( 132 in )

Dimensions - Bucket Pin Reach - Maximum Lift

249 mm ( 9.8 in )

Dimensions - Clearance at Maximum Lift and Dump

2655 mm ( 104.5 in )

Dimensions - Departure Angle

28.2°

Dimensions - Ground Clearance

216 mm ( 8.5 in )

Dimensions - Height - Top of Cab

2115 mm ( 83.3 in )

Dimensions - Length - Track on Ground

1626 mm ( 64 in )

Dimensions - Length - With Bucket on Ground

3580 mm ( 140.9 in )

Dimensions - Length - Without Bucket

2950 mm ( 116.1 in )

Dimensions - Maximum Overall Height

4173 mm ( 164.3 in )

Dimensions - Maximum Reach - With Arms Parallel to Ground

1187 mm ( 46.7 in )

Dimensions - Overall Length - Track

2126 mm ( 83.7 in )

Dimensions - Rack Back Angle - Maximum Height

85.3°

Dimensions - Reach at Maximum Lift/Dump

638 mm ( 25.1 in )

Dimensions - Roll Back Angle

27°

Dimensions - Turning Radius from Center - Bucket (racked)

2229 mm ( 87.8 in )

Dimensions - Turning Radius from Center - Coupler

1436 mm ( 56.5 in )

Dimensions - Turning Radius from Center - Machine Rear

1741 mm ( 68.5 in )

Dimensions - Vehicle Width (450 mm/17.7 in tracks)

1925 mm ( 75.8 in )

Dimensions - Maximum Dump Angle

46.4°

Cab - FOPS

ISO 3449:2005 Level I

Cab - ROPS

ISO 3471:2008

Power Train - Travel Speed - Forward or Reverse - One Speed

8 km/h ( 5 mile/h )

Power Train - Travel Speed - Forward or Reverse - Two Speed

13 km/h ( 8.1 mile/h )

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