Volvo ECR48C Reduced Tail Swing Compact Excavator

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Volvo ECR48C Reduced Tail Swing Compact Excavator


Volvo’s middle range reliable, secure, comfortable and versatile 5 tonne excavator. Available for hire on construction or demolition or any medium site.


If you're looking to hire a 5 ton excavator, this Volvo ECR48C is an excellent zero tail swing compact excavator with leading fuel efficiency. Ideal for small to medium construction sites, especially roadworks and tight jobsites.

This mini digger has a low emissions Tier 4i engine, that's been proven to deliver leading fuel efficiency, enhancing profits for users. Like all Volvo excavators it features its patented advanced hydraulic system for precise, smooth control.

Also featuring an automatic two-speed system which maximises speed and smooth travel by shifting dependent on the weight of the load and current incline level.

Operators will be pleased due to a spacious and comfortable cab, offering clear visibility from all sides along with heating, air conditioning and suspension seating.

If you're looking to hire a 5-tonne excavator we would confidently recommend the Volvo ECR48C. We can also specialise this digger for your exact job, to ensure you get the most out of your hire.

Other features on this machine include:

  • Spacious & safe cab (comfort & visibility)

  • Premium build quality (plant hire ready)

  • Auto-idle system (auto engine shutdown for reduced fuel costs)

  • Excellent stability & class-leading lifting capabilities (performance)

  • Hydraulic system allows for use with attachments

  • Intuitive controls (precise digging)

  • Long reach boom addition (max digging depth)

  • Two speed system (fast on the ground)

Length 4939 mm
Unladen Weight 4985 kg
Hydraulic Flow 100 l/m
Digging Depth 4024 mm
Housing Cab
Width 1950 mm

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