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RTP-500 Rubber-Tracked Placer Specifications

Type: Turbocharged diesel.
Make: John Deere 6068H.
Number of cylinders: 6.
Displacement: 6.8 L (415 in3).
Power: 250 hp (186.5 kW).


Fuel reservoir: 85 gal. (322 L).
Hydraulic oil reservoir: 100 gal. (379 L).
Water tank: 130 gal. (492 L).


Type: Electronic-over-hydraulic.
G+ control system: Self-diagnostics and smart steer controls for ease of operation. Includes a graphic display controller with multi-language capability.
Operator’s console: Provides ultimate operator visibility during the entire operation. The operator’s console rolls from left to right on the platform to provide more comfort and visibility for the operator. The console can be set at five different positions. It can be positioned straight forward or turned 90 degrees to the left or right.


Type: Auger-style hopper.
Width: 10.75 ft. (3.28 m).
Working capacity: 4.75 yd3 (3.63 m3).
Truck pusher: Pivoting roller or optional quick hitch.
Hydraulic vertical adjustment: 12 in. (305 mm) hydraulic vertical adjustment to allow for gate height on dump trucks.
Vibration: Shaft-mounted eccentric vibrators provide vibration for emptying the hopper after each load and increased flowability.
Rubber hopper/truck seal: The hopper/truck seal is supported by a hydraulically tensioned cable for consistent sealing on a wide variety of dump truck bodies.


Size: 14 in. (356 mm) diameter x 14 in. (356 mm) pitch.
Speed: Up to 88 rpm.
Flighting: Welded or bolt-on.


CONVEYORS (transfer conveyor and hydraulically folding rear conveyor)
Controls: Both conveyors are activated with a single switch and have individual speed controls.
Belt speed: 608 fpm (185 mpm).
Transfer conveyor width: 36 in. (914 mm).
Rear conveyor width: 36 in. (914 mm).
Rear conveyor length: 35 ft. (10.67 m).
Rear conveyor hydraulic elevation: 12 ft. (3.66 m).
Rear conveyor hydraulic swing: 170 degrees.


Type: Two GOMACO friction drive rubber tracks.
Track width: 19 in. (483 mm).
Track length: 13.5 ft. (4.11 m).
Automatic tensioning: Hydraulic.
Bogie wheels: 13 in. (330 mm) diameter, 12 per track, steel/rubber, oscillating - 2 in. (51 mm) total vertical travel per wheel.
Idler wheels: 24 in. (610 mm) diameter, two per track, steel/rubber.
Final drive: Comer two-speed planetary with parking brake.
Pump and motors: Danfoss heavy-duty closed-loop.
Tractive effort: 20,000 lbf. (88,964 N).
Travel speed: Up to 7 mph (11 kph).
Work speed: Up to 110 fpm (33.5 mpm).
Ground pressure: 50,000 lb. (22,680 kg) empty: 10.1 psi (70 kPa).
64,000 lb. (29,030 kg) loaded: 13.2 psi (91 kPa).


Shipping width with hopper: 11.8 ft. (3.6 m).
Shipping width without hopper: 10.3 ft. (3.14 m).
Shipping height with conveyor folded: 11.7 ft. (3.57 m).
Height without conveyor folded: 9.5 ft. (2.9 m).
Shipping length with conveyor folded: 37.25 ft. (11.35 m).
Machine weight: 50,000 lb. (22,680 kg).
Operational width: 11.8 ft. (3.6 m).
Operational length and height: Variable length and height depending on conveyor positioning. (Note: See drawings and dimensions on inside pages.)


Manufactured under one or more of the following U.S. or foreign patents: 5,924,817; 5,941,659; 6,099,204; 6,450,048; CA2,211,331; 7,044,680; 7,284,472; 7,517,171; 7,845,878; 7,850,395; CA2,864,902; CA2,591,177; 8,855,967; 8,682,622; 9,051,696; and patents pending.

GOMACO Corporation reserves the right to make improvements in design, material, and/or changes in specifications at any time without notice and without incurring any obligation related to such changes.

Performance data is based on averages and may vary from machine to machine.

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