42 in. Depth Ride-On Trencher

Model: RT30

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Product Description

The 24-hp (17.9-kW) 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's station, performance, and easy-to-use controls of a ride-on trencher. It's 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.


Height84 in (2,159 mm)
Length, transport138 in (3,526 mm)
Width, transport48 in (1,219 mm)
Angle of approach20°
Angle of departure22°
Ground clearance12.1 in (307 mm)
Trench depth, max42 in (1,067 mm)
Trench width, min to max4-8 in (109 - 203 mm)

Dimensions are based on H210 attachment and 36-in boom with 6-in wide chain and 175-lb operator

EngineKubota® D1105
Number of cylinders3
Displacement68.6 in cubed (1.2 L)
Bore3.07 in (78 mm)
Stroke3.09 in (78.5 mm)
Manufacturer's gross power rating24.8 hp (17.9 kW)
Rated speed3,000 rpm
Emissions complianceEPA Tier 4
Forward speed, max5.3 mph (8.5 km/h)
Reverse speed, max2.7 mph (4.3 km/h)
Vehicle turning circle (SAE)216.6 in (6.7 m)
Operating weight3,050 lb (1,384 kg)
Hydraulic System at 3,000 RPM
Ground drive pump capacity18.7 gpm (70.8 l/min)
Attachment pump capacity18.7 gpm (70.8 l/min)
Fuel tank5.5 gal (20.8 L)
Operator90 dBA sound pressure per ISO 6394
Exterior104 dBA sound power per ISO 6393
Blade width48 in (1,219 mm)
Swing angle, max (left/right)30°
FrontStandard 18 x 9.50-8, 2-ply bar lug
RearStandard 26 x 12.00-12, 4-ply bar lug
SAE cold crank rating @ 0°F (-18°C)650 amps

Specifications are general and subject to change without notice. If exact measurements are required, equipment should be weighed and measured. Due to selected options, delivered equipment may not necessarily match that shown.

Equipment availability may be limited and rental rates are subject to change without notice. Taxes and additional costs and or fees, such as refueling, Loss and Damage Waiver, and delivery are extra when applicable. All terms and conditions of the Rental contract will apply. If you have any questions, please contact us at (405) 743-4400.