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JCB Hydrapower is increasing the options for mini-excavator buyers with two additional versions of its 1.5 tonne machine.The standard 801.4, weighing 1.4 tonnes, remains but is joined by the 1.5 tonne 801.5 and the 1.6 tonne 801.6.The 801.6 gets a longer boom, larger rams and higher hydraulic pressures, powered by an 18.6 PS Perkins diesel engine. Digging depth goes to 2.3 m, load over height rises to 2.5 m and the bucket tear-out force is 13 kN.The machine gets a wider undercarriage ...

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