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E80 Compact Excavator

E80 Exavator

E80 Excavator

The Bobcat E80 compact excavator is a minimal tail swing model with powerful digging capabilities. The E80 features a standard long-arm configuration for excellent digging depth. The large, roomy cab has a fully-adjustable Super Deluxe seat and the automotive-style climate control system keeps you comfortable. With the E80's 250-hour greasing intervals, you save time and remain productive longer.

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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.

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

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): Combines 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.

Deluxe Cloth Seat: Cloth seats are available as an option.

In-Track Swing Frame: Keeps all components within the tracks, helping you work in small spaces.

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.

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.

Pattern Selector: Pattern selector allows you to change from “excavator” to a “backhoe” control pattern.

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.

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.

Engine E80
Emissions Tier (EPA) Interim Tier 4
Engine Fuel Diesel
Maximum Governed RPM 2150 RPM
Horsepower 57 HP
Turbocharged Engine No
Performance E80
Operating Weight 18689 lbs
Weight Class 8.4 t
Travel Speed - High 2.9 mph
Travel Speed - Low 1.8 mph
Arm Digging Force 7659 lbf
Bucket Digging Force 12280 lbf
Rated Lift Capacity 9325 lbs
Lift Radius 118.1 in
Boom Swing - Left 70 deg
Boom Swing - Right 55 deg
Maximum Dig Depth 15.5 ft
Max Dump Height 16.7 ft
Maximum Reach at Ground Level 24.5 ft
Capacities E80
Fuel Tank 29.1 gal
Hydraulic System E80
Auxiliary Std Flow 31.7 GPM
Auxiliary Pressure 3046 psi
Dimension E80
Length 242.8 in
Overall Length in Travel Position 242.8 in
Width 90.6 in
Height 103.9 in
Height with Operator Cab 103.9 in
Features E80
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
  • Coupler, Pin Grabber Quick-Tach System
  • Hydraulic Clamp Attachment
  • Secondary Auxiliary Hydraulics