Hire: Clamshell Buckets

Also known as Digging buckets, Clamshell Buckets can be rotated 360 degrees and are available with large or small digging shells.

Tech Spec
About Clamshell Buckets

The clamshell buckets can be extended by up to 2m for deeper digging.

The 1600×800 clamshells have a load capacity of 330 litres and have excellent digging or loading capabilities.

The 800x800mm clamshells are commonly used on the rail or road construction for deeper, more precise digging and have a load capacity of 110 litres.

Product Features
  • Available to fit 12 to 22 ton excavators
Common Uses
  • Shaft digging
  • Earthmoving
  • Road/rail construction
  • Excavation
  • Loading/Unloading materials
Excavator Requirements
  • 2 way circuit plus an auxiliary for rotate.
Available Clamshell Buckets models
To Fit Excavator weight Model Teeth Total Weight inc saddle (exc extensions) Digging depth Opening Range Volume Max Pressure Oil Flow Rotation Circuit Requirments
800×800 Digging Bucket CV18 800×800 Digging Bucket 9 705 kg 1.5m 800mm 110 Litre 350 Bar 75-110 l/min 360 2 way plus auxiliary
1600×800 Loading Bucket CV18 1600×800 Loading Bucket 9 805 kg 1.5m 1535mm 330 Litre 360 2 way plus auxiliary
2 metre extension bar n/a n/a 200 kg extension only extra 2m depth n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
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Hire: Clamshell Buckets
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