Hitachi Excavator (47 Tonne)

Available from RAM Equipment, the Hitachi 47 Tonne Large-sized excavator is ideal for large scale works, production and earthmoving.

  • Theft Deterrent System
  • Air-conditioned Cabin
  • Hydraulic Boosting System
  • Lower Fuel Consumption and Noise Levels
  • LCD Operator Monitor
  • Suspension Seat
  • Work Mode Select
  • Strengthened Undercarriage
  • Reverse Camera
  • Battery Isolator & ESTOP

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Hitachi 47 Tonne Excavator


Note: pricing includes GST and a 1% environmental levy




Sizes Available

47 Tonne – Hitachi ZX470LC-3H Excavator

Key Features

Tier 4 Emissions Regulations: 2008 US EPA Compliant
ROPs/FOPs: ROPs Cabin
Tracks: Steel Tracks
Dozer Blade: Not Applicable

Dimensions & Weight

Overall Length: 11910mm
Overall Width: 3530mm
Overall Height: 3450mm
Operating Weight: 46700kg


Dig Reach: 11060mm
Dig Depth: 7770mm
Digging Radius: 12060mm


Emissions Standard: Stage IIIA
Average Fuel Burn: 20-27 l/hr



The largest in the RAM Fleet, the Hitachi 47 Tonne Excavator (ZX470LC-3H), is a powerful machine, which delivers in productivity, durability and reliability, especially in heavy-duty excavation and quarry operations.

The 47 Tonne Excavator comes with a host of technological features – clean engine, Hitachi advanced hydraulic technologies, with a robust undercarriage and front attachment.

What’s more, the Hitachi 47 Tonne Excavator provides the operator an excellent view of the job site. For example, on the widescreen colour LCD monitor, the operator can see what is behind the machine.

Other features include ample legroom, short-stroke levers, and a large seat to ensure optimum working conditions for the operator during long hours.

Hitachi’s large range of excavators is world-renowned for being the toughest excavators around, that delivers top performance, versatility and fuel efficiency – guaranteed. They can withstand the most severe working conditions and always guarantee optimum productivity.

Looking for something smaller? We have just what you need. Browse our range of low-hour, late model excavators.

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