G317 GC Demolition & Sorting Grapple



Cat® Demolition & Sorting Grapples are designed for fast, productive material handling. Capable of high-volume, production loading and precise sorting, to enhance the productivity and efficiency of your operation. The grapples can handle anything from primary and secondary demolition to recycling to get the job done.


0.49 yd³
375.00 l
Weight - Including Bracket
2266.00 lb
1030.00 kg
Closing Force
1.42 Sh Ton
36.00 kN
Cycle Time - Open
1.10 s
1.10 s
Cycle Time - Close
2.10 s
2.10 s


Height - Grapple Open
53.50 in
1359.00 mm
Height - Grapple Closed
56.69 in
1440.00 mm
Width - Grapple Open
49.02 in
1245.00 mm
Width - Grapple Closed
70.87 in
1800.00 mm
33.46 in
850.00 mm
Inside Height
20.47 in
520.00 mm

Hydraulic Requirements

Optimum Oil Flow - Open/Close
16.00 gal/min
60.00 l/min
Maximum Working Pressure - Open/Close
5076.00 psi
350.00 bar
Optimum Oil Flow - Rotation
11.00 gal/min
40.00 l/min
Maximum Working Pressure - Rotation
2030.00 psi
140.00 bar

Demolition & Sorting Grapple Highlights

If you are looking for a fast, productive way to handle material—one that is dependable and easily serviced—you will find it with Cat Demolition & Sorting Grapples. Whether taking down a building or sorting and loading material, it's designed to handle your demolition, salvage and recycling needs. Capable of moving volumes of material, combined with the ability to sort and recover recyclables, this grapple will add profit to your bottom line.