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A guide to mini digger hire

Mini Digger hire

Date posted: 10 November 2011

Hiring a mini digger is a great affordable way to assist with small scale excavation for both private individuals and building contractors working on projects.

Also known as micro excavators, micro diggers, mini excavators or compact excavators, these mini diggers for hire are have earned a glowing reputation among construction contractors due to their low rental cost , small size footprint and their ability to do precise digging operations in tight areas. Usually delivered straight to site and requiring little training, these mini diggers for hire are easy to use, affordable and powerful for achieve the task at hand.

With its versatility, ease of use and ability to fit through a standard door way, hiring a mini digger can not be a simpler cost effective way to help with your site excavation or building needs.

Incorporating a folding ROPS frame, the mini digger 0.8T or 1.5T also has the ability to get through any height restriction areas such as door frames etc, so its manoeuvrability and compatibility would be an asset to anyone looking to hire a mini digger for working in confined work spaces. Whether you are excavating trenches for foundation work or digging foundations for building projects, renting a mini digger can save you both time and effort.

The mini digger is ideal for excavating and whether you are using it for digging trenches or excavating trenches, it’s maximum digging depth of 1.69 metres (5 ft 6 inches) makes it a ideal solution for the job in hand. Also perfect for lifting and shifting projects, you can also use a number of optional attachments and the single acting auxiliary pipe work is fitted as standard allowing for boom pipe work as optional.

Advantages for hiring a Micro digger include:

  • Ability to get into tight spaces
  • Easy to operate and within a minimal of training.
  • Rubber tracks which help prevent the mini digger from slipping when loading or unloading from transport.
  • 360 Degree Swing arc that assists with other items like skips etc that can  be placed anywhere.
  • Easy to transport.
  • Versatile and can be used for a number of tasks including being used with a hammer to break up concrete, digging trenches for landscape work , clearing snow etc.

How to hire?

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