Choosing a compact excavator just got tougher with the JCB New Generation 1-2 tonne range. They have been designed and built to withstand the toughest of job sites. With long lasting components and easy, cost effective repairs, they provide minimum downtime and maximum profits.

If you’re looking for the ultimate mini excavator, look no further than the JCB 18Z-1. The 18Z-1 is JCB’s first zero tailswing model within it’s class, thus protecting the machine and surrounding environment from accidental damage.

The NEW JCB 18Z-1 Mini Excavator is equipped with:

  • Full width rear cast counterweight gives full protection against site damage.
  • 10 integral tie-down points make transportation easier without damaging tracks.
  • 180° opening bi-fold service door to access all cleaning and maintenance points with a separate, daily checks door.
  • 100% steel bodywork that withstands knocks but is cost effective to repair.
  • Bushed dig end with hoses routed through the boom and dipper for ultimate durability.
  • Sloping undercarriage design gives minimal soil retention and enables fast cleaning.
  • No daily greasing with ease to access maintenance and cleaning means quicker turnaround times.

Machine Specifications

  • Operating weight: 1830kg
  • Maximum dig depth: 2819mm
  • Maximum Dump Height: 2818mm

18Z-1 Mini Excavators