No small task

Don’t let size fool you; these mini track loaders and compact excavators are up for big tasks in small spaces.

New Holland Compact Excavators

The pitch: New Holland’s full line of compact excavators are equipped to handle tough jobs in tight spaces.

  • Heavy-duty features like long X-frames and thick-gauge steel booms and arms enhance stability performance like leading bucket breakout force, maximum swing torque and dig depth.
  • The center swing boom/arm combination allows you to dig, fill and grade right next to obstacles, like along footings, curbs and foundations.
  • In addition to excavating, a rugged dozer blade allows you to grade and backfill to expand the utility of these machines on the jobsite.

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Bobcat MT85 Mini Track Loader

The pitch: The Bobcat MT85 mini track loader offers a performance boost with its improved rated operating capacity, increased breakout force and a 14 percent increase in lift height.

  • The MT85 uses ISO joystick controls for easy and comfortable operation.
  • The standard ride-on platform keeps operators above the surface conditions at all times.
  • The rubber-track undercarriage distributes weight, reducing ground pressure and minimizing damage to lawns and other established surfaces.

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Caterpillar 303E CR Mini Hydraulic Excavator

The pitch: The Cat 303E CR mini hydraulic excavator has been reduced in weight to accommodate customers who require a maximum 10,000-pound transport weight.

  • The new 303E CR weighs 6,750 pounds when equipped with a canopy, full fuel tank and 24-inch bucket.
  • The machine is designed to work efficiently in small spaces and on congested jobsites and it’s easy to transport.
  • An optional 588-pound counterweight is available.

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Kubota U27-4 Tight Tail Swing Excavator

The pitch: Kubota’s U27-4 Tight Tail Swing Excavator features a large operator station with tight tail swing design.

  • The tight tail swing design on the U27-4 allows the compact excavator to maneuver and work in tight spaces where larger equipment can’t fit.
  • The U27-4 has a powerful balanced arm and bucket design, delivering a digging depth of 9 feet, 5 inches and a bucket digging force of 7,014 pounds.
  • Operators have a spacious cab with a wider entrance, greater leg room, more floor space and a luxurious interior.

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Takeuchi TB235-2 Compact Hydraulic Excavator

The pitch: The Takeuchi TB235-2 compact hydraulic excavator is transportable and provides stability and value for landscapers.

  • The excavator features an operating weight of 7,474 pounds, a dig depth of 10 feet, 7.7 inches and a maximum reach of 17 feet, 3 inches.
  • The operator’s station features an automotive styled interior with a multi-information display.
  • A cab option is available with air conditioning and heat.

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