Skid Steer loader, Trencher, Augers, Buckets


A skid steer loader from Ashburton U hire has to be one of those machines made to make life a lot easier, for shifting soil or shingle, putting in some cable across the lawn or simply just digging post holes. Incredibly easy to use and ideal for compact tight workaround gardens and buildings without the damage to the ground of an excavator. Ashburton U Hire skid steer loaders are small, rigid-frame, engine-powered machines, with lift arms used to attach a wide variety of labour-saving tools or attachments. Comes loaded on a tandem transporter. Accessories such as augers for post holes (250,350,600mm)or could be used for drilling holes for tree planting. Trenchers for burying Alkathene Pipe, buckets and grader blade, leveller and ripper. Diesel-powered. Check out the full range of digger machinery at Ashburton U Hire.

Specs of attachments

Standard tooth bucket

  • Width 107cm
  • Capacity 4 cu ft

4 in 1 bucket

  • Width 99cm
  • Capacity 4.5 cu ft


  • Width 15.2cm
  • Depth 61-121.9cm

Dozer Blade

  • Width 119. Cm

Auger Bits

  • Width 250mm, Drilling depth 1150mm
  • Width 350mm, Drilling depth 1150mm
  • Width 600mm, Drilling depth 1150mm


  • Width 850mm
  • Ripper length 200m

Safety equipment required. Suitable Footwear, Ear Muffs


Minimum: $85
1/2 day (4 Hours): $150
Full Day (8 Hours): $230
Plus fuel extra
Extra Charge if Returned Dirty, Prices include GST)

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