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Yanmar 1.7 Tonne Excavators for Hire

When you need a reliable excavator for an earthmoving or excavation project, contact Spadework Hire.


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We service Rolleston, Selwyn and the wider Christchurch area.


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Digger Hire in Rolleston

Yanmar 1.7 tonne Excavators 

Yanmar 1.7 tonne Excavators 

Yanmar 1.7 tonne Excavators 

Yanmar 1.7 tonne Excavators 

Yanmar 1.7 tonne Excavators 

We've got 2 x Yanmar 1.7 Tonne Excavators for hire. Yanmar Excavators have a 13.5 hp diesel engine, providing powerful digging and lifting capacity with true zero tail swing. Our mini diggers go almost anywhere and work really well in tight, narrow, hard-to-reach areas.

  • Can be towed by any vehicle with a 2.5 tonne towing capacity.

Digger Rental in Rolleston NZ $280+GST per day *

Rent it out for 5 days and get the weekend for free

* Up to 8 machine hours per day.

**Upon return, the machine's gas tank needs to be refilled or extra charges will be applied.

Trade-tested and certified diggers

We've got digger equipment of the highest quality, meaning better-performing machines and more uptime on site.

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1.7 Tonne Yanmar Mini Digger

The Yanmar ViO17 is a top spec mini digger with the power to complete most residential and commercial jobs with ease. With its expandable/retractable track frame, the ViO17 gains access to 950mm gaps, but still has the grunt to get the big jobs done!

  • Operating Weight: 1,765kg
  • Track Width: 1,280mm reduces down to 950mm
  • Height: 2,320mm
  • Dumping height: 2,620mm
  • Digging Depth: 2,210mm
  • Ground pressure: 29.1 kpa
  • Attachments available: Rock/Concrete Breaker, Auger Unit, Grab Bucket, Ripper/Pick
  • Includes: Tilt Hitch (or bucket), Trench Bucket, Rock Bucket (with teeth)
  • Comes on trailer (vehicle will require 2.5T towing capacity)