The Cat® 301.8 Mini Excavator delivers power and performance in a compact size giving you the strength and flexibility to tackle any task.

Why choose Cat® Mini-Excavators?

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

All Day Comfort.

With the option of a sealed and pressurised cab, you can work in comfort with air conditioning, adjustable wrist rests and a suspension seat option.

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.


Net Power
15.7 kW
Operating Weight
2029 kg
Dig Depth
2570 mm