1.7 Ton Digger

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Height with Canopy


Height without Canopy


Digging Depth


Attachments Available

Buckets, Hydraulic Breaker, Hydraulic Grapple, Hydraulic Handheld Wall Saw, Vacuum Lifter, 3m Charging Cable, 33 KVA Generator

Charging Power Supply


Motor Power


Ground Pressure


Delivery Nationwide Now Available!

When you need a powerful yet eco-friendly digging companion for your projects, look no further than our 1.7 Ton Electric Digger, available for both rent and hire. This compact powerhouse boasts a digging depth of 2.5 meters and a width of 990mm, making it perfect for a wide range of applications. With a full day’s run time, a flexible charging system, and the ability to dig offset to both left and right, it’s your ultimate solution for efficient and versatile digging.

Unleash Your Digging Potential with our 1.7 Ton Electric Digger

The 1.7 Ton Electric Digger is designed to handle your digging tasks with exceptional precision and efficiency. With a digging depth of 2.5 meters and a width of 990mm, it excels in a variety of applications, from digging trenches to maneuvering in tight spaces. This electric digger ensures you get the job done right the first time.

Key Features:

  • A robust digging depth of 2.5 meters and a width of 990mm.
  • Runs on a full working day, ensuring uninterrupted productivity.
  • A 23.4 KW/hr lithium iron battery that can be charged on 110, 230, or 415 volts.
  • The option to plug into a power source when stationary, extending the digger’s run time.
  • An easily removable and attachable canopy for convenience.

Versatility in Tight Spaces

One of the standout features of the 1.7 Ton Electric Digger is its ability to dig offset to both left and right without repositioning. This capability allows you to tackle tight spaces, work alongside walls, and navigate around structures with ease. No matter where your digging needs take you, this electric digger is up for the challenge.

Key Features:

  • Dig offset to both left and right without the need for repositioning.
  • Versatility that covers a wide range of digging scenarios.
  • Precision digging, even in confined spaces.

Choose to rent or hire the 1.7 Ton Electric Digger for your digging projects and experience the perfect combination of power, precision, and eco-friendliness. It’s more than a machine; it’s your solution for efficient and versatile digging.

Additional Buckets
Slab Lifter
Hydraulic Saw
Rotating Grab
Compaction Plate
Hydraulic Breaker
Handheld Shears
Hydraulic Cruncher

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you provide Training?

Full and comprehensive training on how to operate the equipment.

What are your prices?

Minimum Hire is 1 day.

Free Delivery is included on all hires 1 week or longer.

Weekly rate is based on 5 days working week Monday – Friday.

Can I hire over the weekend?

Weekend working hours: will uplift the price by 50% to include standby service.

Delivery/collection: is not included.

Do I require Insurance?

Yes, you require plant hire insurance for the full value of equipment on hire.

Contact us at info@ecoplanthire.ie or 057 862 6669 for the value of equipment.

Do you deliver nationwide?

Yes, we provide nationwide delivery and will keep you updated on the status of your hire order.

Do you provide Maintenance?

On site maintenance or replacement (if required) and call out for any of our machines will be avaliable to you.

Enquiry Form

To contact us, fill out the form below, email us at info@ecoplant.ie or call us at 057 862 6669.

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About our Electric Plant Hire Company

For the past 10 years, Ecoplant remains Ireland’s leading supplier of Electric Remote Control Demolition Machines, Electric Diggers, Electric Dumpers and other Electric Plant Equipmetn. The high productivity rate of Ecoplant’s machines places our technology in a division of its own among demolition methods.

Whether you are planning to do demolition work or carry out renovation work you need equipment that is reliable, efficient and safe. There are project schedules to meet and downtime to avoid. Choosing the right method and equipment can make a lot of difference to your bottom line.


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