The new generation of Mini Excavators
The JCB New Generation 1-2 tonne range have been designed and built to withstand the toughest of job sites. They provide minimum downtime and maximum profits with long lasting components and easy, cost effective repairs.
JCB’s first zero tailswing 1.7-tonne model, the all-new 18Z-1, is designed to meet the changing requirements of mini excavator users in all industry sectors and caters for the owner operator, rental and construction companies alike.
The New Generation JCB mini excavators 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.
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.
Most jobs are hard enough without the added stress of difficult and frequent servicing, hard to reach cleaning and of course uncomfortable operating conditions. That’s why we’ve just made it easy.
180° opening bi-fold service door, with an easy-to-operate quick release mechanism and separate, daily checks hatch, makes cleaning and maintenance quick and easy.
Easily accessible external lockable fuel tank provides extra security.
Working quicker is also about working smarter. As working conditions become more and more restricted, safety becomes more and more important. JCB has always been at the forefront of site safety and provides innovative ways to improve it.
Optimum seat position with a large glass area and new bodywork design combine to give excellent all round visibility for increased on site safety.
JCB 2go full control isolation lever with neutral start operation means machines will not start unless all operations are isolated by locking the pilot control shut off valve, preventing accidental operation.
Max Dig Depth 2.421m
Max Dump Height 2.637m
Operating Weight 1.749kg