48Z-1 Mini Excavator

Tracked excavators have been a part of the JCB manufacturing family for over 50 years. Using all of this experience and insight, our latest mini diggers like the new 48Z-1 have been developed to exceed even your most exacting demands. Put simply, this is one of the strongest and highest performing mini excavators we’ve ever built.

It’s highly productive, compact, agile, innovative and economical to own. It also features exclusive safety features, is smooth to operate and easy to service.

48Z-1 Mini Excavator features

True zero tailswing configuration for ultimate manoeuvrability
Premium componentry (Bosch-Rexroth, Nachi, Bridgestone, Berco) and great structural strength for long service life
Bushed kingpost for lower whole of life costs
Perfect dig end geometry for ultimate lifting performance
JCB Double locking Quick Hitch
Economical Perkins engine as standard
New larger cab area, ergonomic controls and 9" customisable colour monitor
Patented and innovative hydraulic system for maximum efficiency
Dual Circuit Auxiliaries with in cab change over and flow adjustment

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48 Z-1 Brochure, Specification & Comparison

Quick Spec

Operating Weight
4792 kg
Max Dig Depth
3.532 m
Max Dump Height
4.001 m