2. Minimum-swing excavator
CASE Construction Equipment’s CX245D SR minimum-swing radius excavator provides maneuverability in confined work areas. The unit features a compact counterweight and modified boom placement that minimizes the machine’s footprint. Operating weight is 60,400 lb and lift capacity is up to 22,950 lb. An electronically controlled hydraulic pump and larger control and solenoid valves increase lifting capacities and improve responsiveness.