7’2″ Dig Depth
12″ and 16” Buckets Available
1.7 metric ton operating weight
Gehl Z17 GEN: 2 Compact Excavator Rental
7’2″ Dig Depth
Gehl Z17 GEN: 2 Compact Excavator Rental at Hendershot Equipment
The ergonomic operator’s cabin on the Z17 GEN: 2 excavator rental certainly provides excellent visibility and easy entry and exit. Walk-through canopy for easy entry and exit. Excellent visibility in all directions allows safe and efficient operation. Rear mirror certainly provides a view of the back and side of the machine for additional safety. Work lights and integrated boom light enhances the operator’s view after dark.
Controls on the Z17 GEN: 2 construction equipment rental – ergonomically designed and easy to use. Also the large travelling pedals are easy to press and allow confident, reliable work. Pilot operated joystick controls – operated by simple wrist movements. One-way auxiliary functions controlled by a foot pedal. Certainly allowing optimal control of high-flow attachments. The operator can also easily select from ISO or standard operating control patterns with the flip of a mechanical lever.
Gehl Z17 Boom
Rugged, high-strength boom incorporates features to protect and extend the life of moving parts and components. Precision welded boom certainly constructed with thick side plates. Reinforced by contoured transition plates.
Also, the Heavy-duty sliding cylinder guards protect exposed cylinder rods from damage.
Integrated boom light also illuminates the work area and allows for safe and effective operation after dark.
Reliable single pin boom mount design for optimal durability and component life.
The undercarriage of the Z17 GEN: 2 certainly designed with serviceability and longevity in mind. Staggered tread and mandrel design combined with shorter track pitch reduces vibration.
Long tracks certainly provide a smoother ride over rough terrain.
Short-pitched tracks to reduce wear, fatigue and damage.
Angled crawler frame reduces soil buildup on the undercarriage, extending the life of rollers and tracks.
Also, Tracks hydraulically extend to 4’2″ (1280 mm) to enhance stability. Retract to 3′ 1″ (950 mm) for passageway through doors and gates.
Width – Extended/Retracted (mm) 3’1″ (950) to 4’2″ (1280)Gehl Z17 Tracks Undercarriage
Gehl Excavator Z17 Engine Access
Built around a powerful, reliable emission-certified Yanmar Tier IV diesel engine. Proven technology also provides reliable operation and a fuel efficient system.
Easy-starting, even in cold weather without the need for block heaters or starting fluid.Make Yanmar
Model 3TNV74F-SPBV Tier IV
Displacement (L) 60.6 cu.in. (0.993)
Net Power (kW) @ rpm 14.5 hp (10.8) @ 2400
Fuel Tank (L) 5.3 gal. (20)
Also, Fuel Consumption (L/hr) 0.53 gal./hr. (2)
Advanced hydraulic system on the Z17 GEN: 2. Hydraulic system – designed to enhance engine performance, certainly resulting in a more efficient system.
Two variable pumps and two gear pumps also combine oil and redirect the flow where needed. Allowing for simultaneous operation without loss of power.
Two-way and one-way auxiliary flow valve with direct-to-tank bypass valve feature is standard equipment.
Also, Swing System Pressure (bar) 2,103 psi (145)
Oil Cooler Standard
Hydraulic Tank (L) 6.6 gal. (25)Gehl Z17 Hydraulics
Full line of Edge attachments and accessories. Certainly making their Z17 GEN: 2 the most versatile machine on the job site. Popular Z17 GEN: 2 attachment are augers, breakers, buckets, compaction plates, thumbs, quick attach couplers.