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E60 Compact Excavator

E60 Excavator

E60 Excavator

The Bobcat E60 compact excavator is a minimal tail swing model with powerful digging capabilities. Bobcat is proud to be leading the industry in dig depth and reach, while also offering features such as a large, roomy cab and a fully-adjustable Super Deluxe seat and the automotive-style climate control. With the E60's 250-hour greasing intervals, you save time and remain productive longer. Bobcat engineers and manufactures its own attachments to help you accomplish even more.

More E60 Information

Model Sections
Approved Attachments

Minimal Tail Swing: Provides compromise to offer tight tail swing machine with impressivelifting capacities.

Hydraulic System: Provides smooth, refined operation for tough jobs. Watch the Bobcat hydraulic system outperform other brands in the Bobcat Advantage Digging Challenge, Lifting Challenge, Slew Challenge, Backfill Challenge and Hydraulic Horsepower Challenge videos.

Auto Idle: Idles the engine when machine functions are not used for four seconds or more; throttle returns to previous position when joystick is moved or travel function is engaged.

Piston Pump: Senses loads, delivers smooth control and provides exceptional metering.

Easy Hydraulic Clamp Installation: Simplify installation of a hydraulic clamp through an auxiliary port relief on the closed center valve. Clamp mounts integrated into the dipper arm. Some brands don’t even feature a standard clamp mount. Compare them in the Bobcat Advantage Attachment Readiness video.

Quick Couplers: Standard equipped with auxiliary hydraulic quick couplers to power hydraulic attachments. On some brands, quick couplers aren’t even standard equipment. Learn more in the Bobcat Advantage Attachment Readiness video.

X-Change System (standard): Allows you to change attachments quickly with Bobcat&slquo;s exclusive system. Attachment changes should be easy. Watch the Bobcat X-Change™ Advantages video to see the industry’s fastest, most efficient attachment X-Change system in action.

Selectable Control Pattern: Easily change between “excavator” and “backhoe” control pattern.

Cloth Seat: Comfortable cloth seats are standard.

Super Deluxe Seat (standard): Offers suspension, lumbar support and limitless adaptability for every operator; adjust the seat position and angle or position the joysticks exactly where you need them. Many automobiles can't match the comfort.

Comfort Cab (standard): Heat and air conditioning combines for a roomy cab, fully-adjustable seat and joystick controls, and excellent climate control for top operator comfort. Change cab airflow with the push of a button.

Climate Control (standard): Work in comfort with automobile-style air movement, temperature control and greater flexibility in directing air.

Storage: Carry gear and a beverage, and power your cell phone or other devices.

Quiet Operation: Reduces noise and vibration levels for day-long work.

Adjustable Arm Rests: Adjust for maximum comfort.

Floor Mat: Reduces cleanup time by minimizing pockets and openings that trap debris.

12 Volt Power Accessory: 12 volt power accessory for charging your mobile phone or other accessories.

Cup Holders: Conveniently keeps your beverage from being knocked over.

Radio Ready: Cab enclosed excavators feature speakers, antenna and a convenient plug in. All you have to do is add the radio. The radio features an auxiliary audio input jack that is ready for a MP3 player or other devices.

Fingertip Controls: Puts auxiliary hydraulic controls at your fingertips for precise, low-fatigue operation.

In-Track Swing Frame: Keeps all components within the tracks, allowing you to work in smaller spaces. Learn the benefits of this design by watching the Bobcat Advantage Boom Advantages video.

Return to Idle: Monitors the compact excavator and returns the machine to idle if any vital functions are out of range.

Protected Tailgate: House structure protects the tailgate and side covers from being damaged.

Clamp Ready: Hydraulic clamp mount standard.

Automatic Glow Plugs: Automatic glow plugs to warm the fuel mixture within the engine when it’s started in a cooler temperature for longer engine and starter life.

In-Cab Pattern Selector: In-cab pattern selector allows you to change from “excavator” to a “backhoe” control pattern from the seat of the can. No keys, special tools or removing panels are required.

Hose Routing: Protects hoses with more steel tubing, well-designed mounts and minimal fittings. Compare other brands by watching the Bobcat Advantage Hose Routing Comparison Video.

Extended Service Intervals: Remain in the field longer with 250-hour greasing intervals, thanks to polymer shims and the design of the bushings at the boom, arm and bucket locations.

Quick Access: Get easy access to all major service areas.

Training Resources: Train operators and technicians in the safe operating and servicing of Bobcat equipment. Operator training courses, safety videos and other training materials are available at your Bobcat dealer’s parts department or by visiting the training resources page.

Engine E60
Emissions Tier (EPA) Interim Tier 4
Engine Fuel Diesel
Maximum Governed RPM 2200 RPM
Horsepower 52.3 HP
Turbocharged Engine No
Performance E60
Operating Weight 13556 lbs
Weight Class 6 t
Travel Speed - High 2.4 mph
Travel Speed - Low 1.3 mph
Arm Digging Force 5152 lbf
Bucket Digging Force 9117 lbf
Rated Lift Capacity 5908 lbs
Lift Radius 118.1 in
Boom Swing - Left 70 deg
Boom Swing - Right 50 deg
Maximum Dig Depth 13.6 ft
Max Dump Height 13.5 ft
Maximum Reach at Ground Level 21.3 ft
Capacities E60
Fuel Tank 20.6 gal
Hydraulic System E60
Auxiliary Std Flow 26 GPM
Auxiliary Pressure 3278 psi
Dimension E60
Length 220.5 in
Overall Length in Travel Position 220.5 in
Width 78 in
Height 100.4 in
Height with Operator Cab 100.4 in
Features E60
Air Conditioning
Cab Enclosure
Cab Heater
Heater Air Conditioning
Tail Swing Type
Engine Shutdown
Auxiliary Hydraulics
Secondary Auxiliary Hydraulics
Quick Tach System
Rubber Track
Selectable Auxiliary Hydraulic Flow
Angle Blade

Check - Standard     O - Optional     X - Not Available     - - No Data Available

Factory Installed Options/Accessories:

  • Steel tracks
  • Hydraulic Clamp Attachment