8T Excavator

8T Excavators are most suited for medium sized projects. PAL Hire’s 8T Excavator is safe and reliable and completes the job, every time.

With a 3-pump load-sensing hydraulic system, this excavator can power through the toughest of conditions.

Operators work from the safety of a cabin in comfort and have excellent visibility of their surroundings.

Multiple attachments can be added to get more out of your excavator, speak to our team if you need a specific attachment.

Models offered include:

  • Kubota KX080-4A
  • 308E2 CR
  • JCB 8085 ZTS
  • Bobcat E85
  • CAT 308E
  • Hitachi ZX85-USB
  • Case CX80C
  • Vovlo ECR88D




These short swing machines feature all round visibility for increased safety on site.

The upper frame rotates within the track width to reduce the possibility of damaging the machine or obstacle.

Fitted with quick release couplings as standard, short-travel joysticks and a dozer lever with two-speed tracking button.



Technical Information

Weight Width Height Max Digging Depth Max Outreach Fuel Tank Capacity Noise
7720 kg 2270 mm 2630 mm 4200 mm 6880 mm Diesel 100 litres 97 dB(A)

(Please note, these are an approximate guide only and can differ depending on supplier)

Safety information

Safety Information

  • Only use for intended purpose.
  • Ensure you know how to operate the equipment before starting.
  • Do not operate under the influence of alcohol.
  • Only operate from driver’s seat and wearing seat belt.
  • 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 dumper is parked on level ground when not in use.
Things to consider

Things to consider

  • Ensure you have the right product for your requirement.
  • PAL Hire can assist with all of your transportation requirements, get in touch for more information.
  • Can usually be delivered within 24 hours.
  • Area for delivery drop-off and collection must be clear and free from obstruction.

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.