FROM VISION TO REALITY

The vision from the outset of the project was to design and engineer the most innovative solution in response to five key challenges facing customers in today’s construction sector. The machine had to be first for visibility, stability, maneuverability, mobility and serviceability.
The Hydradig really does have innovation running right through the heart of it. In fact Hydradig will transform the industry and I am certain you will quickly appreciate its benefits.

Lord Bamford – Chairman JCB

 

 

VISABILITY

FIRST FOR VISIBILITY

See all four wheels.

 

  • Moving the engine and tanks to the chassis lets you see all four wheels from your driving position.
  • Reduced counterweight and tailswing lets you work against a wall with confidence.
  • The JCB CommandPlus cab has more glass to further enhance your visibility.
  • LED lights give you amazing daylight working conditions after dark.
SEE IT IN ACTION

 


Stability

FIRST FOR STABILITY

1000 kgs at maximum reach*

 

  • Moving the engine and tanks to the chassis lets you see all four wheels from your driving position.
  • Reduced counterweight and tailswing lets you work against a wall with confidence.
  • The JCB CommandPlus cab has more glass to further enhance your visibility.
  • LED lights give you amazing daylight working conditions after dark.
SEE IT IN ACTION

 


Mobility

FIRST FOR MOBILITY

Stable 25mph driving

 

  • A lower centre of gravity and 2.6m wheelbase provides unrivalled true and stable 40kph driving.
  • No changing gear with our stepless single speed hydrostatic transmission.
  • Manufacturer approved 3.5t towing capability and trailer lets you take all your attachments with you.
  • Achieve high torque at low revs with the 109hp JCB Ecomax engine.
SEE IT IN ACTION

 


MANEUVERABILITY

FIRST FOR MANEUVERABILITY

Under 33cm turning radius

 

  • Turn and work in a single lane with an under 33cm turning radius.
  • Enjoy 3 steer modes in 1 machine with 2WS, 4WS and crab steer.
  • Always face forwards with our new reverse steer option.
  • Go anywhere performance with class-leading axle oscillation.
SEE IT IN ACTION

 


SERVICEABILITY

FIRST FOR SERVICEABILITY

Rapid ground level servicing

 

  • No more climbing on to upper structure with ground level access to all daily checks.
  • Unrivalled serviceability with class-leading SAE rating.
  • Long 500 hour intervals on all dig end, dozer and stabiliser grease points.
SEE IT IN ACTION

 


JCB Hydradig Be First