Kubota Excavator (4.8 Tonne)

Available from RAM Equipment, the Kubota 4.8 Tonne Mini-sized excavator is ideal for working in tight spaces.

  • Wider Entrance
  • Deluxe Suspension Seat
  • Auto-Shift
  • Tight Tail Swing
  • Float Position
  • Enhanced Digging Force
  • Easy Open Front Slide Window
  • Load Sensing Hydraulic System

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Kubota 4.8 Tonne Excavator


Note: pricing includes GST and a 1% environmental levy




Sizes Available

4.8 Tonne – Kubota U48 Excavator

Key Features

Tier 4 Emissions Regulations: 2008 US EPA Compliant
ROPs/FOPs: ROPs, ROPs Cabin
Tracks: Rubber Tracks
Dozer Blade: Yes

Dimensions & Weight

Compact Length: 2950mm
Overall Length: 5330mm
Minimum Overall Width: 1960mm
Minimum Overall Height: 2550mm
Operating Weight: 4760 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity: 70L


Dig Reach: 5440mm
Dig Depth: 3380mm
Digging Radius: 5850mm


Tier Classification: Interim Tier 4 Emission Level
4 cylinder 2615 cc displacement 47.6 Kw ( 40.2hp Nett) Non Turbo



The Kubota 4.8 Tonne Excavator (U48-4), puts you on top of any challenge with a deluxe cabin, a tight-tail swing radius, and an impressive breakout force. It delivers the power and flexibility to work wonders in narrow spaces.

Ultimate comfort

The luxurious cab features a wider entrance, generous legroom, and a deluxe seat. The Roll-over Protective Structure (ROPS) maximises safety. Both the enclosed cabin or standard ROPS are available at RAM Equipment.

Other impressive features include wrist rest, cup holder, 2-speed travel switch and air conditioning.

Work with confidence

The Kubota 4.8 Tonne Excavator is ready to take on most challenges. It’s designed with excellent stability to work with a variety of attachments.

In addition, versatility is greatly enhanced with precise oil flow control for auxiliary circuits. With upgraded digging and lifting power, smoother travel performance and improved versatility, this Kubota excavator truly has it all.

High performance in tight spots

With its counterweight protruding a mere 10 mm, this tight tail swing model proves to be highly versatile when undertaking operations in confined spaces.

Kubota U series

Designed and built from the ground up, the Kubota U series excavators offers best in class breakout performance, superior comfort and all-round versatility.

For other great excavators with exceptional maintenance and service history, click here.

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