A closeup of a John Deere 50G mini hydraulic tracked excavator moving dirt on a work site.

Compact Excavators

With operating weights ranging from 1.7 to 6 metric tons, our mini diggers pack powerful might. From the 17G with its variable-width undercarriage and foldable blade for passing through tight entryways to the 60G with its standard climate-controlled cab, we have a model that is right for you. Equipped with a mechanical quick-coupler and auxiliary hydraulics, every model can pair with our mini excavator attachments for exceptional versatility and productivity in all of your earthmoving applications.

ModelNet PowerMax Digging DepthOperating WeightMax Digging ReachCanopy AvailableHydraulic Angle Backfill Blade

10.8 kW (14.5 hp)

2.19 m (7 ft. 2 in.)

1,720 kg (3,790 lb.)

3.81 m (12 ft. 6 in.)

 

14.9 kW (20 hp)

2.59 m (8 ft. 6 in.)

2,770 kg (6,110 lb.)

4.63 m (15 ft. 2 in.)

 

17.4 kW (23 hp)

2.79 m (9 ft. 2 in.)

3,275 kg (7,220 lb.)

4.89 m (16 ft. 1 in.)

 

17.4 kW (23.3 hp)

3.06 m (10 ft. 0 in.)

3,690 kg (8,135 lb.)

5.21 m (17 ft. 1 in.)

26.8 kW (35.9 hp)

3.53 m (11 ft. 7 in.)

4,920 kg (10,847 lb.)

5.96 m (19 ft. 7 in.)

39.6 kW (53 hp)

3.77 m (12 ft. 4 in.)

6,180 kg (13,620 lb.)

6.23 m (20 ft. 5 in.)

17G and 30G compact excavators, 317G CTL, and 312GR and 316GR Skid Steers on a dirt plot with blue sky background. Text overlay reads "Want it? Own it."

Introducing the Own It Offer.1 Get special financing on select compact models that are easy on the wallet and tough on the job. You know you’ve always wanted Deere quality … now OWN IT.

two year 2,000 hour warranty

Two-Year/2,000-Hour Full-Machine Standard Warranty

Every John Deere machine comes with a level of comfort through our full machine standard warranty. It promises we’ll fix any defects in materials or worksmanship on our compact equipment for two years after delivery or 2,000 hours.*

¹Offer valid on qualifying purchases of new equipment made between 1 April 2020 to 31 October 2020. Subject to approved installment credit with John Deere Financial, for commercial use only. Down payment may be required. Average down payment is 10%. Taxes, freight, setup, delivery charges and optional features could increase monthly payment. Available at participating U.S. dealers. Prices and available models may vary by dealer. Offers available on qualifying purchases of new equipment purchased in the U.S. Prices and savings in U.S. dollars.

Qualified equipment includes the 312GR canopy package (0700) or cab package (0710) with 10x16.5 tires, vinyl mechanical suspension seat, seat belt (2” for canopy package and 3” for cab package), and 66” construction bucket.

Qualified equipment includes the 316GR canopy package (0700) or cab package (0715 or 0745) with 10x16.5 tires, vinyl mechanical suspension seat, seat belt (2” for canopy package and 3” for cab package), and 66” construction bucket.

Qualified equipment includes the 317G canopy package (0730) or cab package (0735) with 12.6” offset block lug tracks, vinyl mechanical suspension seat, seat belt (2” for canopy package and 3” for cab package), and 66” construction bucket.

Qualified equipment includes the 17G canopy unit with a 12” bucket with teeth. 

Qualified equipment includes the 30G canopy or cab unit with an 18” bucket with teeth.

* As of June 1, 2018, applies to purchases of new John Deere skid steers, compact track loaders, compact excavators, and compact wheel loaders from John Deere or authorized John Deere dealers. Warranty expires two years after the delivery receipt date or after 2,000 machine hours, whichever occurs first. Offer valid at participating dealers only. Some restrictions may apply. See your dealer for complete details.