1.7 Ton HD17VXE KATO Mini Excavator

1.7 Ton zero tail swing KATO mini excavator exceptional digging depth and dump height


FINANCE DEAL AVAILABLE ON THIS MODEL NOW. FROM $224.00 per week (T’s & C’s apply)

Includes HD17VXE, Trailer, Draw Pin Hitch, Clay Spade, Dig Bucket, Wide Bucket and Tie Downs.

The zero tail swing KATO HD17VXE features industry leading digging depth, dump height, reach and break-out force. Power and speed of excavation are assured when working in confined spaces. Ideal for landscapers, drain layers, civil contractors and Hire.

Powered by a Yanmar 3TNV70 3-cylinder water cooled engine. Operator comfort is excellent thanks to the adjustable spring seat, horizontal adjustment, tilting backrest and ergonomic layout of the controls. It is equipped as standard with servo-assisted joysticks that ensure the utmost precision.

Thanks to the expanding track frame (980 – 1300 mm) the HD17VXE ensures considerable safety and operational stability during side excavation and lifting operations in confined spaces or on particularly uneven or steep ground.


Operating Weight1690 kg
Bucket Digging Force15.7 kN
Front Radius1580mm . At right boom swing = 1340mm
Track Width980mm - 1300mm


  • Quick change from wide to narrow mode
  • Retractable dozer blade with extensions
  • Easy maintenance with wide opening engine covers
  • Corrosion-free fuel tank
  • Highly anti-corrosive aluminum oil cooler and radiator
  • Segmented boom cylinder hose for easy replacement
  • 4 Post canopy ROPS as standard
  • Extremely powerful 3 pump hydraulic system
  • Extra counter weight fitted as standard (removable)

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