Watford Plant & Grab Hire Ltd invests into quality machinery and helps its customers and clients to handle their own projects safely, and with efficiency. Digger hire, and mini digger hire, are two of our main services. We use diggers made by Kubota, who are one of the world’s most respected industry manufacturers. Kubota users benefit from equipment with an appropriate specification and innovative features.
We are proud to offer a digger and mini digger hire service in Amersham, Beaconsfield, Berkhamsted, Chesham, Chorleywood, Hemel Hempstead, High Wycombe, Rickmansworth and St Albans, and in all Hertfordshire areas, using the Kubota brand.
Below, we look at the technical specifications of our diggers and mini diggers. If you have a question related to our hire services, please contact us on 01923 674755.
This compact 3.5 tonne model is powerful but versatile. It has precise oil flow control to the auxiliary circuit, making it easier than ever before to operate the auxiliary attachments. This mini digger hire option has an improved arm breakout force, and it comes packed with extra features to make it a significant upgrade over earlier models.
The Kubota U36-4 weighs in at 3,755kg, has a 24.2 horsepower engine, digs to a depth of 3,410mm and has a width of 1,700mm.
With an impressive cab size that is the biggest in its class, the enhanced Kubota U27-4 is extremely comfortable but still delivers powerful performance for this size of mini digger. Hire customers appreciate how well it works in tight spaces. This model has an ultra-short swing radius, offers excellent visibility and features an advanced digital dashboard.
The Kubota U27-4 weighs 2,590kg, can reach a top speed of 4.5kph, and has 3 cylinders with a 21.2 horsepower engine.
This machine works well in all conditions with the perfect balance of power and versatility. It is one of the more popular choices with our Watford, Amersham, Beaconsfield, Berkhamsted, Chesham, Chorleywood, Hemel Hempstead, High Wycombe, Rickmansworth and St Albans customers. Designed for stability, it functions well in confined spaces. The U48-4 has two auxiliary circuits and delivers precise oil flow control.
Kubota have improved the digging, lifting power and travel performance of this model, making it a worthwhile addition to our digger and mini digger hire services.
This model has 4 cylinders, a weight of 4,775kg, a speed of 4.9kph and a 40.5 horsepower engine. Features include an ultra-short swing radius, hydraulic load sensing, an air-conditioned cab and an innovative digital dashboard.
A compact mini digger hire choice, this is a reliable machine that incorporates a high degree of operator protection. It weighs 1,120kg, reaches a speed of 4kph, has 3 cylinders and delivers 102 horsepower of output. The ultra-short swing radius, a variable frame and two speed settings round out what is a well-balanced choice for work in restricted environments.
This model is the predecessor of the U10-3 side lever digger.
The easy-to-operate Kubota U10-3 is a fantastic mini digger with no tail swing, and a side lever that improves operation. It is comfortable machinery to work with and features a variable track. At a lightweight 1,120kg, this mini digger hire choice has the same features as the standard U10-3, but it is a more suitable choice for work in the tightest spaces.
Digging tops out at 1,800mm while the minimum width and engine output are 750mm, and 10.2 horsepower, respectively.
This is the ideal digger hire choice if you need a decent amount of digging depth and reach. Our customers in Watford and the surrounding Amersham, Beaconsfield, Berkhamsted, Chesham, Chorleywood, Hemel Hempstead, High Wycombe, Rickmansworth, St Albans and Hertfordshire areas benefit from short-pitched rubber crawlers which minimise vibration and have an incredibly positive effect on operator comfort.
A three-vortex combustion system delivers a high output but minimises fuel consumption and emissions.
Specifications include 1,650kg in weight, 3 cylinders, 4.1kph speeds and 16 horsepower of output. As with other Kubota digger and mini digger hire models, the U17-3A has an ultra-short swing radius and integrated hydraulic hoses.
Compact and reliable, this is a perfect mini digger hire choice when there is limited space. This model offers enhanced operator safety, has a variable frame and extra protection for its hydraulic hoses. It weighs 980kg, reaches speeds of 2kph, has 3 cylinders and an output of 10.2 horsepower.
This is a great all-rounder and particularly suitable for supporting small or large-scale muck away operations.
The U20-3A has precise controls and delivers superior performance with excellent efficiency. A low operating cost and exceptional reliability make this model suited to a wider range of jobs. This is one of the heavier items of machinery available through our digger hire services at 2,380kg. It has a 4.2kph speed, 3 cylinders and 19 horsepower of output.
We deliver to sites across Watford, and to all locations in the surrounding Hertfordshire area, at pre-arranged times. If required, we can also supply you with a trained operator to man our diggers, mini diggers, plant and machinery.