Technical resource


  • Walk around Cat's 313F LGC

    20th April 2015 Caterpillar’s new 313F LGC tracked excavator is being targeted firmly at UK plant hire compani... read more
  • Pactronic proves itself in Bavarian quarry

    20th April 2015 Some readers may recall my post here about the Liebherr HS 8300 HD Hybrid Drive duty-cycle crane whe... read more
  • Accolade for Liebherr excavator designers

    15th April 2015 Liebherr’s R926 Compact crawler excavator is among this year's winners of the famous Red Dot A... read more
  • Digger’s Intermat preview

    8th April 2015 The 2015 Intermat exhibition is now less than two weeks away. It takes place in Paris from 20th to 2... read more
  • Hard graft at Comrie colliery

    25th March 2015 Hyundai machines have clock up 40,000 hours at a Scottish colliery and are still going strong.... read more

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Technical Hints for Excavator Owners & Operators

With these notes we give hints to guide you in maintaining and operating your excavator. These are meant to augment, not replace, instructions given in your handbook and parts book which are supplied with each new excavator.

Our notes are short and may not be comprehensive. They do, however, answer most of the common questions that we at DIGBITS are asked on a regular basis.