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Diggers for Hire

8 Tonne Digger Rental

8 Tonne Digger RentalKelsey Plant Hire’s 8 tonne diggers for hire, with their superior hydraulic performance, give you assurance of precise control without compromising cycle times or breakout force. This means ease and cost effectiveness for you.

You will undoubtedly appreciate the reduced fuel consumption of these 8 tonne diggers. Their powerful Isuzu turbocharged engines develop more power and greater torque but are amazingly quiet.

Operator ‘all day’ comfort features include: top window with sun shade, automatic air conditioning/climate control, adjustable high back suspension seat and arm rests

Additional features of our 8 tonne diggers for hire:

  • Reduced Tail Swing design (Improves working space, safety and damage risk)
  • 562kg Safe lifting capacity @ 6.4m (for productive site materials handling)
  • Auto-idle feature (saves fuel, reduces noise)
  • Two speed travel
  • Fingertip auxiliary hydraulic control (ease of use, less pedals, more leg room)

£100 Cashback Guarantee at Kelsey Plant HireUnlike any of our competitors we are prepared to offer a reassuring 2 stage guarantee on any equipment you hire from us. We will give you up to £100 cash if we exceed maximum response times as detailed in our cashback terms and conditions.

IMPORTANT NOTE : Details and dimensions shown are of the Takeuchi TB290; other 8 tonne digger models and manufacturers will vary. If dimensions are crucial please confirm prior to hire.

If you are in East Sussex, West Sussex or Surrey & are looking at diggers for hire then please call us to find out the different ranges of digger rental we have on 01403 249125.

What else do you need?

When booking the hire of your 8 tonne mini digger, don’t forget to include those few extras you may need that we also stock and hire:

A Turf Cutter – this is the easiest and most efficient way to take up and preserve large areas of turf in preparation for landscaping projects, pipe & cable laying etc. The turf cutter has a powerful engine and a variable depth setting.
Breaker Attachment
Extra gas oil
Lifting Hitch Attachment
6 Tonne Dumper – you will probably need the 6 tonne dumper for hire, for faster and more efficient transport of your materials.
Road Plates – for during and after digging, to ensure continued site access whilst excavations are still open.
Roller or Vibrating/Compactor plate – to level and compact any backfilling & reinstatement after the work has finished. Please choose from our rollers for hire.

Specification Notes


Max Digging Depth


Max Reach @ Ground Level


Width (over tracks)


Cab Height


Operating Weight