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Sizes of Excavators You Should Know

There are many different types of excavators that you should be aware of, especially if you are considering purchasing one or if you are looking to rent one. Hawthorne Cat offers new, used, and rental excavators for your needs. Below, we’ll go over some sizes of excavators you should know. Stop by one of our Cat dealers in San Diego, Saipan, Guam, American Samoa, and Hawaii today.

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Mini Excavator

Don’t be fooled by the diminutive size of Caterpillar’s mini excavators. These small workhorses can pack a punch, and they are the perfect size for indoor demolition jobs, as well as residential jobs where space is at a premium.

Small Excavator

Our small excavators offer a great power output, superior fuel efficiency, and very low operating costs, which is super important for your bottom line. Our small excavators are still small enough to be used in tight spaces, but they can handle a lot more material handling and digging needs.

Medium Excavator

One of our most popular types of excavators, medium excavators are perfect for many industries who do a large volume of work and need a piece of heavy machinery that will get the job done. Built for operator comfort and safety, our medium excavators have our Cat technology that can help you save time and effort on your jobs.

Large Excavator

If you want to get a large amount of work done, our large excavators are perfect for road building, construction, mining, and demolition. When you consider all of our Cat attachments, this machinery has a top-of-the line undercarriage, superior engine performance, and powerful hydraulics for all of your needs.


Hawthorne Cat offers amazing excavators of all sizes for your needs. Our customer service team is here to help answer your questions and select the heavy machinery that is perfect for you. Back by the reliability of Genuine Cat parts, as well as our top-rated field service technicians and maintenance department, you can rest assured your Cat excavator will keep running strong all day long for years to come. Stop by one of our Caterpillar dealer locations in San Diego, Saipan, Guam, American Samoa, and Hawaii today.

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