Description
Specs
Standard Features

Description

The 24 horsepower (17.9 kilowatts) Ditch Witch RT30 ride-on trencher combines the maneuverability, low cost, minimal maintenance, and small footprint of a walk-behind trencher with the comfortable operator station, performance and easy-to-use controls of a ride-on. Itís a dedicated trencher with a sturdy, durable frame and field-proven components that provide consistently solid performance job after job, year after year. Simply put, the RT30 is the best compact ride-on dedicated trencher for the money.

Specs

Manufacturer
Ditch Witch
Model Year
2014
Model
RT30
MSRP
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Dimensions

Length
138 in. (3,526 mm) transport
Height
84 in. (2,159 mm)
Width
48 in. (1,219 mm)
Weight
3,050 lbs. (1,384 kg)
Ground Clearance
12.1 in. (307 mm)

Engine

Engine Make
Kubota®
Engine Model
D1105
Fuel Type
Diesel
Fuel Tank Capacity
5.5 gal. (20.8 l)
Bore x Stroke
3.07 x 3.09 in. (78 x 78.5 mm)
Cylinders
3
Net Horsepower
24.8 hp (17.9 kW)
Displacement
68.6 ci (1.2 l)
Rated Speed
3,000 rpm

Battery

Amps
650A

Hydraulics

Attachment Pump Capacity
18.7 gpm (70.8 lpm)
Ground Drive Capacity While Plowing
18.7 gpm (70.8 lpm)

Operational

Tires
Front: 18 x 9.5-8, 2-ply bar lug
Rear: 26 x 12-12 4-ply bar lug
Angle Approach
20°
Angle Departure
22°
Max. Speed (Forward)
5.3 mph (8.5 km/h)
Max. Speed (Reverse)
2.7 mph (4.3 km/h)
Backfill Blade
30° swing angle
Blade Width
48 in. (1,219 m)
Trenching Width
4 - 8 in. (109 - 203 mm)
Trenching Depth
42 in. (1,067 mm)

Standard Features

 Compact footprint, tight turning radius, four-wheel drive, and industry-leading maneuverability make the RT30 ideal for installations on tight, residential jobsites.  
 Exceptionally robust trencher drive motor utilizes a larger shaft and bearings than those of smaller trenchers, for enhanced reliability.  
 Advanced, maintenance-free pivot design is simplified and raised to keep above dirt and debris.  
 The RT30 is equipped with a very comfortable seat and operatorís station, plus easy-to-use, color-coded controls requiring minimal training and effortófeatures in great demand by rental customers.  
 Hydrostatic ground drive is controlled by simple pedals for forward and reverse, located on the right side of the operatorís station.  
 42 inch (107 centimeter) boom provides 36 inch (91 centimeter) cover depth, which meets most city codes.  
 Four-way backfill blade makes short work of filling trenches, reducing operator fatigue.  
 24 horsepower (17.9 kilowatt) Kubota diesel engine supplies plenty of power for trenching in a wide variety of ground conditions.  
 Like all Ditch Witch equipment, the RT30 is designed and manufactured to reduce downtime; utilizes long-lasting, field-proven components to enhance reliability, which ultimately results in greater rental revenue.  
 Ditch Witch chains, teeth and sprockets are specially designed and manufactured to work together to provide exceptional productivity; industry-leading DuraTooth™ digging system provides unbeatable reliability and performance, resulting in less downtime and wear part investment for rental yards.  
 Support from the most dedicated dealer network in the underground construction industry; more than 165 Ditch Witch dealerships worldwide offer everything you need, from equipment sales and service to training and genuine Ditch Witch parts.  
*Price, if shown, is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) and does not include government fees, taxes, dealer freight/preparation, dealer document preparation charges or any finance charges (if applicable). MSRP and/or final actual sales price will vary depending on options or accessories selected.