The size of the operator's compartment on the 283Z zero tailswing compact excavator is maximized by mounting the engine on the side and hydraulic and fuel tanks on the rear.
- Weighs 5,681 lbs. with a canopy and 5,886 lbs. with a cab
- 20.4-hp Yanmar diesel
- Narrow track width of 11.8 in. and low ground pressure of 3.8 psi
- Can be transported on a passenger car trailer with a permissible weight of 3.5 tons
- Optional 250-lb. rear weight further increases stability with no tail projection