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Mini Excavators

56Z-2 Cab

5.5T Mini Excavator

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56Z-2 Cab
56Z-2 Cab
5.5T Mini Excavator


Operating weight
5,542 kg
Max Digging Reach
6,119 mm
Max Digging Depth - Dozer Down
3,843 mm
Max Dump Height
4,274 mm
Dipper Length
1,570 mm
Dipper Tearout
29 kN
Bucket Tearout
42 kN
Gross Engine Power
36 kW
Machine Height
2,551 mm
Width over tracks - tracks retracted
1,950 mm


  • Heated cab with toughened glass
  • Track trackmaster PLUS rubber tracks (400mm)
  • ISO control pattern, high flow and double acting auxiliaries
  • High back fabric suspension seat
  • English language pack including immobiliser key and CESAR datatag
  • 1450mm dipper
  • Standard 2 way dozer
  • LED amber beacon
  • Pin pad immobiliser
  • Tool kit and grease gun and cartridge
  • USB media and 12V socket
  • LED green beacon
  • Refuelling pump
  • General purpose bucket (450mm) - 12 inch
  • General purpose bucket (600mm) - 24 inch
  • General purpose bucket (900mm)
  • Ditching Bucket (1500mm)
  • Hydraulic quickhitch & pipework
  • LiveLink - 5 year subscription



The new Stage V Perkins 36kW engine provides up to 5% fuel savings with zero compromise to machine performance. With no AdBlue and 4 power models, the 56Z-2 allows the operator to save fuel by selecting the suitable power for the job.


Improved visibility, integrated rear camera, follow me home LED lights, unique 2GO system and a 5 year subscription to JCB Livelink contributing to safer working.


Increased productivity comes from a comfortable operating environment: a large, quiet cab, thumb controlled boom swing and auxiliary and an intuitive 7-inch colour display.


7” colour screen with rotary dial control, programmable flow for up to 10 attachments alongside unrivaled service access with easy-to-remove panels, fully opening bonnets and grouped checkpoints.


.Minimal downtime, with a machine health check displayed on screen before starting. Fuel saving features include one touch idle, programmable auto-idle & engine shutdown. 100% Steel bodywork for minimal damage and easy repairs.


The zero tailswing 56Z-2 stays within its footprint when slewing for greater maneuverability.

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