Sandvik LH517i

Sandvik LH517i advanced underground LHD

Sandvik LH517i is an intelligent and efficient 17 metric-ton underground loader: Safer, Stronger, Smarter.

Our Sandvik LH517i is designed to meet customer expectations being safer, more reliable and efficient, supplemented with in-built intelligence enabling lower operating cost and improved connectivity. Sandvik LH517i includes intelligent features such as Sandvik Intelligent Control System, My Sandvik Digital Services Knowledge Box™ on-board hardware, and AutoMine® readiness as standard. Sandvik LH517i is a matching pair with the Sandvik TH551i for three-pass loading.


  • High power-to-weight ratio ensures faster cycle times
  • ROPS/FOPS-certified operator cabin improves safety
  • Sandvik Intelligent Control system offers fast and easy diagnostics
  • Low emission engine to ensure sustainable mining
  • Ground-level daily maintenance enables safer servicing
  • High hydraulic power
Technical data
Dimension (L-W-H) 11.5 x 3.2 x 2.8 m
Capacity 17.2 metric ton
Bucket range 7 - 8.6 m3
Weight (operating) 46,000 kg
Hydraulic breakout force - lift 35,000 kg
Hydraulic breakout force - tilt 29,450 kg
Engine power 310 kW
Speed (loaded) 27 km/h