85Z-1 Excavator

The 6T - 8T excavator range from JCB offers compact, versatile performance.

Latest Offer

No Deposit, No Interest on the 18Z-1 and 19C-1 Mini Excavator

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JCB’s 8 tonne excavators, the 85Z and 86C mini excavators are products of over 50 years experience and insight, designed to be robust, strong and durable without compromising performace.

JCB’s 85Z and 86C mini diggers are high performance productive mini excavators. Peak power and torque at low engine speeds makes for efficient cycles, and there’s a wealth of innovative design features to get the most from every drop of fuel.

We’ve always believed that a fundamental part of high productivity is a comfy, ergonomic working environment. Consequently, you’ll find that cabs and controls on an 85Z or 86C are great places to work, even for long stints.

A safe site is of paramount importance to any owner; likewise machinery that’s easy and fast to service. Both the 85Z and 86C compact excavators will protect machinery, operators and bystanders alike, as well as providing excellent serviceability – minimising downtime.

Our tracked excavators are designed to give you more than just great performance and long service life. Machines like the 85Z and 86C will also provide ultimate value for money, both on and off your working sites.

For more information on the 85Z-1 8 tonne compact excavator please contact your local dealer or call 1300 522 232.


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Terms and Conditions
Offer applies to the 18Z-1 and 19C-1 model variants PB8195 and PB8197, offer excludes the 19C-1E Electric Mini Excavator. Available on chattel mortgage finance. First repayment must commence 30 days from date of settlement. Subject to credit approval, fees, terms and conditions apply. Available to approved ABN holders for business purposes only until 31/07/2020 while stocks last through participating JCB Dealerships. JCB Construction Equipment Financial Services is a program operated by De Lage Landen Pty Limited ABN 20 101 692 040.