Don't let it's size fool you. The Cat® 301.5 Mini Excavator delivers power and performance that gives you the strength and flexibility to take on any job.

Why choose Cat® Mini-Excavators?

  • Exclusive Industry First Features.
  • Lower Operating Costs.
  • Unmatched Dealer Support.
  • Simple Servicing. Less Downtime.

All Day Comfort.

Adjustable wrist rests and a suspension seat option help keep you working comfortably all day long.

Operate with Ease.

Easy to use controls meet easy to read machine information thanks to the intuitive next generation LCD monitor.

Less Effort. More Control.

Switch seamlessly from traditional pedal and lever controls to joystick control at the push of a button.

Big Performance. Compact Design.

Get the job done faster. Access tight areas with the retractable undercarriage and clean-up quickly with dig-to-blade and dozer float features.


  • Cat C1.1 Tier 4 Diesel Engine
  • Two Speed Travel

Operator Environment

  • ROPS / TOPS Canopy
  • Long Stick
  • Travel Alarm
  • LED Boom Light
  • Adjustable Vinyl Seat
  • 76mm (3") Seat Belt
  • Product Link (PL243)


Two-way Auxiliary Hydraulic Lines


  • 230mm (9") Wide Rubber Tracks
  • Expandable Undercarriage


  • Cat 400mm Wide 0.033m3 General Purpose Bucket with Three Teeth
  • Dozer Blade


Cat Equipment Protection Plan — 60 Months / 3000 Hours

  • Powertrain
  • Hydraulics
  • Technology

Optional Upgrades

  • Caterpillar 230mm Trench Bucket
  • Caterpillar 300mm Trench Bucket
  • Caterpillar 1000mm Wide Ditch Cleaning Tilt Bucket
  • Caterpillar 1000mm Wide Mud Bucket
  • Caterpillar Manual Dual Lock Coupler
  • Small LED Light Bar
  • Wedgelock Coupler