0.8T Micro Digger

The 0.8T Micro Digger is an ultra-compact excavator designed to increase productivity.

Powered by a Kubota 10.3HP engine, the machine is renowned worldwide for its exceptional reliability and sets the standard for all other micro diggers.



  • Models available from PAL Hire include the Kubota K008-3.
  • Spacious and comfortable operating area.
  • Ideal choice for tough jobs where space is limited.
  • Adjustable track width for greater flexibility and stability when tackling even the toughest jobs.
  • Two pattern selection system offers the flexibility to choose between ISO or SAE to suit the operator.
  • Pedal operated boom swing.
  • A swing angle of 60 degrees allowing the operator to dig a straight trench along any wall.
  • full open bonnet layout providing easy access for maintenance.
  • protected bucket hoses built into the dipper arm to eliminate damage during operation.
  • Front pin bushings increase life of wear components.
  • Powered by a 10.3HP Kubota engine.
  • Bucket breakout force of 1000 kg.
Operating Weight 980kg
Dig Depth 1.715m
Dump Height 2.035m
Bucket Tearout 9.8kn
Dipper Tearout 4.5kn
Machine Width 860mm

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Safety information

Safety Information

  • Ensure you know how to operate the equipment before starting.
  • Never leave equipment unattended.
  • Wear safety footwear, gloves and a hardhat during operation.
  • Ensure area is clear of persons and obstructions before using.
  • Do not refuel when engine is running.
  • Ensure the micro digger is parked on level ground when not in use.
Things to consider

Things to Consider

  • Please allow access for safe and convenient delivery and collection.
  • Protective clothing should be worn whilst operating the machine.
  • CPCS should be held before operating.

Delivery & Removal

  • Our micro diggers are nationwide.
  • The micro diggers need to be situated where it is easy for our vehicles to drop off and collect.
  • The size of the vehicle we will deliver the units in will depend on the type and quantity of micro diggers.
  • Please be aware of access for the vehicle when ordering micro diggers.

Why don’t we display prices?

We don’t show prices on the website as we prefer to quote on an individual basis to make sure your quote is fully tailored to your complete hire needs.

For tools and equipment secured from third parties prices change often so just call us on 0844 288 7265 for availability and to get the best rates on the day!

Whether you are looking for a single skip or a complete site hire, we can find the right deal for you and the best prices for your area.