Material Handler Nomenclature
- Ground Vehicle Standard
This SAE Standard includes the names of major components and parts peculiar to this type of machine. Illustrations used here are not intended to include all existing commercial machines or to be exactly descriptive of any particular machine. They have been provided to describe the principles to be used in applying this document.
The purpose of this document is to establish a uniform method of providing nomenclature for material handlers.
Data Sets - Support Documents
MTC SC5 is responsible for standards related to hydraulic excavators, as defined by ISO 6165. A hydraulic excavator is a self-propelled machine on crawlers, wheels, or legs, having an upper structure normally capable of a 360-degree swing with mounted equipment (primarily for excavating with a bucket) without moving the undercarriage during the work cycle.