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Hitachi’s large range of excavators are world-renowned for being the toughest excavators around, that delivery top performance, versatility and fuel efficiency – guaranteed. They can withstand the most severe working conditions and always guarantee optimum productivity. You’ll also love the latest safety and technology features that will make your excavator the envy of your competitors.

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Large Excavator /

EX2600-7

The EX2600-7 is one of Hitachi’s mid-sized backhoe excavators, guaranteeing exceptional power and force for demanding jobs, while featuring a low operating weight and high mobility. This sophisticated, powerful and efficient piece of machinery will complete any excavating task with proficiency and ease.

  • 1,119kw Engine Rated Power
  • 17.0m3 Bucket Capacity
  • 256,000kg Operating Weight
Large Excavator / EX2600-7
Model: Cummins QSKTA50-CE
Emission Certification: U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final
Type: Water-cooled, 4-cycle, 16-cylinder turbo-charged and after-cooled, direct injection chamber-type diesel engine, urea SCR system, Fan clutch
Rated power ISO14396: 1,119 kW (1,520 PS) at 1,800 min-1 (rpm)
Maximum torque: 6,570 Nm (670 kgf m) at 1,400 min-1 (rpm)
Piston displacement: 50.0 L
Bore and stroke: 159 mm x 159 mm
Starting system: 24 V electric motor
Batteries: 4 x 12 V , 4 x 185 AH (20hr)
E-P Control (Computer-aided Engine-Pump Control system): Main pumps regulated by electric engine speed sensing control system
OHS (Optimum Hydraulic System): 6 main pumps and 3 valves system enable both independent and combined operations of all functions
FPS (Fuel-saving Pump System): FPS minimizes energy loss with superior performance in fine control
Main pumps: 6 variable-displacement, axial piston pumps for front attachment, travel and swing
Max. oil flow: 4 X 375 L/min, 2 X 425 L/min
Pilot pump: 1 gear pump
Max. oil flow: 108 L/min
Implement circuit: 29.4 MPa (300 kgf/cm2)
Swing circuit: 27.4 MPa (280 kgf/cm2)
Travel circuit: 29.4 MPa (300 kgf/cm2)
Pilot circuit: 4 MPa ( 41 kgf/cm2)
Noise level: 72 dB(A) in the cab; on max. engine speed under no-load condition
Eye level height: 6,290 mm
Upper rollers: 3
Lower rollers: 8
Track shoes: 39
Maximum traction force: 1,330 kN (135,600 kgf)
Gradeability: 58 %(30 degree) max.
Large Excavator /

EX8000-7

The EX8000-7 is Hitachi’s largest standard backhoe excavator, guaranteeing the utmost power and force for incredibly demanding and challenging jobs. This sophisticated, powerful and efficient piece of machinery will complete any excavating task with proficiency and ease.

  • 2x1,450kw Engine Rated Power
  • 43.0-48.0m3 Bucket Capacity
  • 839,000kg Operating Weight
Large Excavator / EX8000-7
Model: Cummins QSKTA60-CE
Type: Water-cooled, 4-cycle,16-cylinder, turbo-charged and after-cooled, direct injection chamber-type diesel engine
Rated power ISO14396: 2 x 1,450 kW (1,944 HP) at 1,800 min-1 (rpm)
Maximum torque: 2 x 8,364 Nm at 1,500 min-1 (rpm)
Piston displacement: 2 x 60 L
Bore and stroke: 159 mm X 190 mm
Starting system: 24 V electric motor
Batteries: 8 x 12 V , 8 x 185 AH (20 hr)
Main pumps: 16 variable-displacement, axial piston pumps for front attachment, travel and swing
Main pumps Max. oil flow: 16 x 500 L/min
Pilot pump: 2 gear pump
Pilot pump Max. oil flow: 2 x 110 L/min
Implement circuit: 29.4 MPa (300 kgf/cm2)
Swing circuit: 29.4 MPa (300 kgf/cm2)
Travel circuit: 29.4 MPa (300 kgf/cm2)
Pilot circuit: 4.0 MPa (41 kgf/cm2)
Noise level: 75 dB(A) in the cab; on max. engine speed under no-load condition.
Eye level height: 9,000 mm
Upper rollers: 3
Lower rollers: 7
Track shoes: 39
Large Excavator /

EX5600-7

The EX5600-7 is one of Hitachi’s larger backhoe excava