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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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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 excavators, guaranteeing phenomenal 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.

  • 2x1,119kw Engine Rated Power
  • 34.0m3 Bucket Capacity
  • 553,000kg Operating Weight
Large Excavator / EX5600-7
Model: Cummins QSKTA50-CE(FCO,T4F)
Type: Water-cooled, 4-cycle, 16-cylinder turbo-charged and after-cooled, direct injection chamber-type diesel engine, Fan clutch
Rated power ISO14396: 2 x 1,119 kW (1 520 PS) at 1,800 min-1 (rpm)
Maximum torque: 2 x 6,570 N.m (670 kgf.m) at 1,400 min-1 (rpm)
Piston displacement: 2 x 50 L
Bore and stroke: 159 mm x 159 mm
Starting system: 24 V electric motor
Batteries: 6 x 12 V, 6 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): 12 main pumps and 6 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: 12 variable-displacement, axial piston pumps for front attachment, travel and swing
Pressure setting: 29.4 MPa (300 kgf/cm2)
Max. oil flow: 8 X 375 L/min, 4 X 425 L/min
Pilot pump: 2 gear pump
Max. oil flow: 2 x 108 L/min
Implement circuit: 29.4 MPa (300 kgf/cm2)
Swing circuit: 24.5 MPa (250 kgf/cm2)
Travel circuit: 29.4 MPa (300 kgf/cm2)
Pilot circuit: 4.0 MPa (41 kgf/cm2)
Swing speed: 3.3 min-1 (rpm)
Noise level: 75 dB(A) in the cab; on max. engine speed under no-load condition
Eye level height: 7,640 mm
Upper rollers: 3
Lower rollers: 7
Track shoes: 39
Maximum traction force: 2,230 kN (227,000 kgf)
Gradeability: 58 %(30 degree) max.
Large Excavator /

EX3600-7

The EX3600-7 is one of Hitachi’s mid sized backhoe excavators, guaranteeing exceptional power and force for demanding jobs, while featuring a relatively low operating weight and high mobility. This sophisticated, powerful and efficient piece of machinery will complete any excavating task with proficiency and ease.

  • 1,450kw Engine Rated Power
  • 22.0m3 Bucket Capacity
  • 367,000kg Operating Weight
Large Excavator / EX3600-7
Model: Cummins QSKTA60-CE
Type: Water-cooled, 4-cycle, 16-cylinder turbo-charged and after-cooled, direct injection chamber-type diesel engine, urea SCR system
Rated power ISO14396 : 1,450 kW (1,971 PS) at 1,800 min-1 (rpm)
Maximum torque: 8,364 Nm at 1,500 min-1 (rpm)
Piston displacement: 60.0 L
Bore and stroke: 159 mm x 190 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): 8 main pumps and 4 valves system enable both independent and combined operations of all functions
FPS (Fuel-saving Pump System): FPS minimises energy loss with superior performance in fine control.
Main pumps: 8 variable-displacement, axial piston pumps for front attachment, travel and swing
Main pumps Pressure setting: 29.4 MPa (300 kgf/cm2)
Main pumps Max. oil flow: 8 x 500 L/min
Pilot pump: 1 gear pump
Pilot pump Pressure setting: 4.0 MPa (41 kgf/cm2)
Pilot pump Max. oil flow: 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)
Shoe width: 1,270 mm
Upper rollers: 3
Lower rollers: 8
Track shoes: 38
Maximum traction force: 1,760 kN (179,500 kgf)
Gradeability: 58 % (30 degree) max.
Large Excavator /

EX1200-7

The EX1200-7 is one of Hitachi’s most compact backhoe excavators guaranteeing exceptional power and force for demanding jobs, while featuring a low weight and high mobility. This model has a larger backhoe bucket size and slightly higher operating weight than its predecessor. This sophisticated, powerful and efficient piece of machinery will complete any excavating task with proficiency and ease.

  • 567kw Engine Rated Power
  • 7.0m3 Bucket Capacity
  • 117,000kg Operating Weight
Large Excavator / EX1200-7
Model: Cummins QSK23-C
Type: Water-cooled, 4-cycle, 6-cylinder in line, turbo-charged direct injection chamber type diesel engine.
Rated power SAE J1995, gross: 567 kW (760 HP) at 1 800 min-1 (rpm)
Rated power Net: 552 kW (740 HP) at 1,800 min-1 (rpm)
Piston displacement: 23.15 L
Fuel tank capacity: 1,470 L
Main pumps: 3 variable-displacement, swash plate type axial piston pumps
Maximum oil flow: 3 x 520 L/min
Pressure setting: 31.9 MPa (325 kgf/cm2)
Swing speed: 5.2 min-1 (rpm)
Maximum traction force: 707 kN (72 100 kgf)
Large Excavator /

EX1900-6

The EX1900-6 is one of Hitachi’s most compact backhoe excavators, guaranteeing exceptional power and force for demanding jobs, while featuring a lower weight and higher mobility. This sophisticated, powerful and efficient piece of machinery will complete any excavating task with proficiency and ease.

  • 810kw Engine Rated Power
  • 12.0m3 Bucket Capacity
  • 192,000kg Operating Weight
Large Excavator / EX1900-6
Model: Cummins QSKTA38-CE
Type: Water-cooled, 4-cycle,V12-cylinder, turbo-charged and after cooled, direct injection chamber-type diesel engine
Rated power SAE J1995, gross: 810 kW (1,086 HP) at 1,800 min-1 (rpm)
Rated power Net: 775 kW (1,039 HP) at 1,800 min-1 (rpm)
Maximum torque: 4,725 Nm (482 kgf m) at 1,300 min-1 (rpm)
Piston displacement: 37.8 L
Bore and stroke: 159 mm X 159 mm
Starting system: 24 V electric motor
Batteries: 4 x 12 V , 4 x 220 AH
Cold starting: Ether aided
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, piston pumps for front attachment, travel and swing
Main pumps Max. oil flow: 6 X 335 L/min
Pilot pump: 1 gear pump
Pilot pump Max. oil flow: 110 L/min
Boom/arm/bucket circuit: 29.4 MPa (300 kgf/cm2)
Travel circuit: 29.4 MPa (300 kgf/cm2)
Swing circuit: 29.4 MPa (300 kgf/cm2)
Pilot circuit: 4.4 MPa (45 kgf/cm2)
Noise level: 72 dB(A) in the cab; on max. engine speed under no-load
Eye level height: 6,030 mm
Upper rollers: 3
Lower rollers: 8
Track shoes: 49
Maximum traction force: 941.5 kN (96,000 kgf)
Large Excavator /

EX2600-6

The EX2600-6 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
  • 254,000kg Operating Weight
Large Excavator / EX2600-6
Model: Cummins QSKTA50-CE
Emission Certification: U.S. EPA Tier2
Type: Water-cooled, 4-cycle, 16-cylinder, turbo-charged and after-cooled, direct injection chamber-type diesel engine
Rated power SAE J1995, gross: 1 119 kW (1 500 HP) at 1,800 min-1 (rpm)
Rated power Net: 1,069 kW (1 434 HP) 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 220 AH
Cold starting: Ether aided
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: 3.9 MPa ( 40 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)