Looking to learn about 1T mini excavators for sale for your work? If you're considering a purchase of a mini excavator, this go-anywhere model can be used for many purposes. You can find all our 1 ton mini excavators for sale
The capacity of a 1 ton mini excavator
With a one-ton mini excavator, you have the ability to perform multiple tasks ranging from earthmoving to small demolition, including trenching. Being able to dig quickly and easily, you can also equip it with different buckets or accessories in order to undertake plumbing work, electrical work, a tooth for stump removal. Its auxiliary hydraulic outlet also allows the use of an auger. Weighing 1 ton, the XN-12 model from RHINOCEROS Mini Excavator is a good value for money machine for this type of mini excavator.
Its design allows it to save space compared to standard mini-excavators; it is 93 cm wide, like many 800 kg mini-excavators. Its dimensions will allow it to access many tight spots, inaccessible to larger machines (1T5 or 2T). One-ton mini excavators allow you to work inside buildings, for example! The XN-12 model from RHINOCEROS has a digging depth of 1.60 meters and an unloading height of 2.60 meters.
Some models of mini excavators can offer the option of long arms, allowing greater excavation depths and gaining a few centimeters in depth.
Maintenance of a 1T mini excavator
One ton mini excavators are often simple in design, which makes them easy to maintain. The quick access to the engine allows you to perform preventive and corrective maintenance without wasting too much time stopping the machine.
Transport of a 1T mini excavator
Thanks to its limited weight, a 1T mini excavator can be transported easily and most often by any person holding a B license. You can use a van or a trailer for transportation. A trailer, equipped with a pair of loading ramps, makes it easy to move your mini excavator from one point to another.
The price range of the 1T mini excavator
The strong point of this machine lies in its quality/price ratio. If you plan to do a lot of work, spread out over time, then it may be worth buying a mini excavator rather than renting one. Buying a mini-excavator avoids being in a hurry, it allows you to have flexibility and avoid the inconveniences of renting (availability, schedules, travel, cleaning of the machine...etc)
For a new mini excavator 1 ton, you can find many models and a wide range of prices. You can find 1T mini excavators for sale from 9 500€ HT at RHINOCEROS, up to 20 000€ at premium manufacturers such as Yanmar, Hyundai, Takeuchi...
Finally, the guarantees provided on new machines give peace of mind during the first months of use. At RHINOCEROS, all our mini excavators come with a 24-month warranty.
Are you looking for a 1 T mini excavator for sale but don't have a big budget? Many individuals buy a mini-excavator to do a few jobs and then sell them shortly afterwards. The second hand market is therefore a good opportunity for future buyers who are not looking for a brand new machine intended mainly for professionals.
The prices of second hand 1T mini excavators are very variable, depending on the model, the wear and tear of the machine, its number of hours...etc. A new mini-excavator can cost you a little more than half the new purchase price. If you want to buy a used machine, we recommend you read our article on the hazards of selling second hand mini excavators between individuals.
Other alternatives are to rent a construction machine, but this can be very expensive.
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