A large 1.4m³ shovel and massive 6590kgf shovel breakout makes rehandling faster. All-wheel-steer offers great on-site manoeuvrability. There’s a 6.51m dig depth – the deepest on any JCB backhoe loader. The 5CX backhoe can be used in a variety of waste applications using many different attachments.
The chassis on the 5CX backhoe is specially designed and heavy-duty. The backhoe’s front axle mount is reinforced to handle huge lifting forces. High ground clearance makes for superb performance on uneven ground. Heavy-duty arms, reinforced around the pins and shovel, handle massive reach. A cushioned ram allows smooth operation and provides excellent load retention. JCB uses precision design techniques like finite element analysis to make their backhoes stronger. 25,000kg static load axles are designed to tolerate the very largest loads. Inboard oil immersed brakes are powerful, efficient and low maintenance. JCB’s DIESELMAX engine and transmission are tried and trusted over hundreds of thousands of hours.
The 87kW (118hp) DIESELMAX engine is the most powerful ever fitted to a JCB backhoe loader. Limited Slip Differentials increase traction and make power delivery more efficient. Low ratio 1st and 2nd gears provide superb pushing power and the ability to effortlessly push and tow transfer waste bins around site. Six gears provide smooth changes and good fuel efficiency. There’s an automatic change from 4th to 6th gears. A kickdown switch gives extra power when loading. JCB’s unique Smoothride suspension system improves load retention and operator comfort in the 5CX backhoe. The interior is inspired by the automotive industry for familiar ergonomics. Stopping at nothing Power brakes allow efficient, safe stopping power for low pedal effort. Stopping is always predictable and controlled. JCB’s patented TorqueLock feature reduces fuel consumption by up to 25% when roading. Efficiency gains from TorqueLock means up to 10% shorter travel times.
Unique Purpose Built attachments
The 5CX WasteMaster backhoe is available with a vast variety of specialist attachments specifically developed for waste rehandling.
Advanced Easy Control Servo
- Seat-mounted excavator style controls
- Door interlock alarm and emergency steps
- Heated air suspension seat
- Heated front screen
- Air conditioning with cool box
- Coffee machine