General Duty

Value-priced repair option for Cat® equipment


Are you looking to balance reliability and convenience with lower costs when buying repair and replacement parts? Choose Cat® General Duty. This full line of parts developed by Caterpillar for small and medium-sized Cat® construction equipment strikes the perfect balance — delivering the right fit for your machine and your budget.

With Cat® General Duty, you get:

  • Reliability: Our in-depth knowledge of Cat machines means General Duty parts fit your needs and keep you running smoothly. It’s the performance you expect from a Caterpillar brand.
  • Convenience: General Duty parts are available from your Cat dealer, so it’s fast and easy to get the parts and expert advice you need and get back to work.
  • Lower cost: General Duty parts offer a value-priced alternative that’s ideal when you need to focus on the work at hand rather than the years to come. Pricing reflects General Duty parts being designed for one-time use — and warranty coverage specific to the General Duty brand (reduced warranty coverage)



Rock Chisel Tip - Part No. 539-5681Y

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Developed by Caterpillar and ready to buy at Monark, General Duty Ground Engaging Tools (GET) are made to give you a convenient, reliable solution at a lower cost.


General Duty GET products are designed to industry-standard specifications, for customers who operate in moderate digging conditions. This tip fits small and medium-sized Cat® construction equipment and similar class competitive models.

Target Applications & Key Features:

  • The General Duty GET tip is a size J350 tip, which is designed to be installed on buckets equipped with a J350 adapter.
  • It is suitable for use on medium size excavators (317-320) and medium size wheel loaders (966-972).
  • The General Duty tip is shaped like a rock chisel for easier penetration, which resists blunting.

Why choose a General Duty Bucket Tip?

  • General Duty GET tips are developed by Caterpillar and built with construction customers in mind, ensuring reliability and lower cost.
  • Backed with a 12-month General Duty parts warranty.
  • Offered exclusively through the Cat dealer network.
  • Caterpillar makes it convenient with our comprehensive line of Caterpillar parts all under one roof—you’re sure to find a solution that fits your needs.

With so many options in the market, determining the right option for your machine can be a complex task. Caterpillar makes it easy with our comprehensive line of parts all under one roof—you’re sure to find a solution that fits your needs.

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