Excavator Reviews

Our in-depth excavator reviews cover compact models as well as larger units for true heavy equipment applications. Paying attention to build quality, controls, features, and durabilty helps us evaluate the top models. Our intensive real-world testing also determines whether these machines present good value for the business owner. Professional Excavator Reviews When looking to make good purchasing decisions for your company, buying the wrong excavator can lower productivity. Finding a good dealer is important, but also knowing the best models within a brand lets you maximize efficiency on the job. We tailor our excavator reviews to use real-world jobsite scenarios to answer the questions you need to know. When a Pro is behind the wheel, the information delivered includes real-world feedback and recommendations. Anything less, and you simply get regurgitated specs and features. Whether power, speed, maneuverability, or clearance are the main priorities, our detailed reviews give you the specifics.

Kato-CES 9VXB Battery-Powered Mini Excavator | First Look

Kato-CES Brings Battery Power To Indoor and Residential Excavation The Kato-CES 9VXB battery-powered ultra mini zero tail swing excavator has all the right moves in the tightest spaces. Features like the expandable undercarriage and retractable blade arms – in addition to the quiet and zero-emission battery power – make this excavator an ideal option for […]

CAT 306 CR Mini Hydraulic Excavator

Caterpillar Launches Into 6-Ton Class The release of the CAT 306 CR Mini Hydraulic Excavator marks the company’s first foray into the 6-ton class. They’ve designed the new 306 CR to deliver strong performance, improved operator experience, and simpler maintenance with extended intervals. Performance The new CAT 306 CR can lift up to 7,839 lbs […]

Kubota KX033-4

The New Kubota KX033-4 Has An Optional Extendable Arm

Kubota was at the recent 2018 World of Concrete Event in Las Vegas, and one of the new editions they showed off was the Kubota KX033-4. A mainstay in the Kubota line up, the new-and-improved-for-2018 model has some of the same features that have made Kubota a household name in the excavation world. But, this […]

Kubota K008-3

The Kubota K008-3 Compact Excavator

Available for the last few years, but interesting nonetheless, the Kubota K008-3 joins hydraulic excavating power with an adorable, compact frame.  The smallest of Kubota’s KX line, the K008-3 has a narrow enough track width and chassis that it can fit through a standard door frame. And, standing a diminutive 7’4″ with its roll bar extended, […]