Hitachi Construction Machinery


About the EX5600-7

Designed for sustainability The Hitachi EX-7 series utilizes the latest advancements in engine and energy optimization technologies to deliver a customized and sustainable machine, while providing a significant reduction in fuel consumption without compromising productivity. The EX5600-7 offers a selection of engine models, including the choice of emission configurations to meet regulatory requirements, combined with new electronically controlled hydraulic pumps, optimized cooling package and enhanced hydraulic circuits, to provide unparalleled performance and efficiency. Designed for productivity Engineered from the ground up with advanced technologies to maximize productivity, the EX5600-7 delivers a reliable solution for all operations. Embracing the Hitachi design philosophy of balanced reliability and productivity, the EX5600-7 optimizes machine performance, providing a consistent and dependable solution to meet the demands of the mining industry.
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Discover the benefits

  • Exceptional fuel efficiency.
  • Reduced life-cycle costs and less environmental impact.
  • Integrated remote operation system, operation support system and autonomous operation function.
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Specifications for the EX5600-7 Excavator

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  • Engine & hydraulic system
    Engine model
    Cummins QSKTA50-CE (FCO, T4F/EU Stage V)
    Rated power ISO 14396
    2 x 1 119 kW (1 520 PS, 1 500 HP)
    Piston displacement
    2 x 57.2 L (2 x 3,491 cu. in.)
    Main pumps
    12 variable-displacement, axial piston pumps for front attachment, travel and swing
    Maximum oil flow
    8 x 375 L/min (8 x 99.1 gal/min), 4 x 425 L/min (4 x 112.3 gal/min)
  • Attachments
    Bucket Capacity (ISO Heaped)
    27.0 m3 (35.3 cu. yd.) : Material density 1 800 kg/m3 (3,034 lb./cu. yd.) or less
    29.0 m3 (38 cu. yd.) : Material density 1 800 kg/m3 (3,034 lb./cu. yd.) or less
    31.5 m3 (40.5 cu. yd.) : Material density 1 600 kg/m3 (2,697 lb./cu. yd.) or less
    Bucket Capacity (ISO Heaped)
    34.0 m3 (44.5 cu. yd.) : Material density 1 800 kg/m3 (3,034 lb./cu. yd.) or less
    36.0 m3 (47.1 cu. yd.) : Material density 1 800 kg/m3 (3,034 lb./cu. yd.) or less
    38.5 m3 (50.4 cu. yd.): Material density 1 600 kg/m3 (2,697 lb./cu. yd.) or less
  • Weights and Ground pressure (Loading Shovel)
    Shoe type
    Loading Shovel
    Shoe width
    1 400 mm
    Operating weight
    544 000 kg
    Ground pressure
    244 kPa (2.51 kgf/cm2, 35.4 psi)
  • Weights and Ground pressure (Backhoe)
    Shoe type
    Shoe width
    1 400 mm
    Operating weight
    549 000 kg
    Ground pressure
    246 kPa (2.51 kgf/cm2, 35.7 psi)
  • Working ranges
    Max. digging force 9k
    1 590 kN
    Max dumping height
    Max. digging depth
    4 800
  • Dimensions
    Undercarriage width
    7 400 mm
    Overall width of upper structure
    10 300 mm
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Attachments enhance the versatility of your ZX490-7

  • Durable hydraulic breakers, buckets and ground engaging tools will increase your profit by maximising productivity and uptime.
  • Choose from a wide range of Hitachi buckets to suit the application. Quick coupler connections are also available.
  • Hitachi-approved breakers are easy to maintain, user-friendly, and high-quality materials ensure a long lifetime.
  • Hitachi ground engaging tools (GET) fit precisely to your attachments, and are quick and safe to install and replace.
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You can rent a wide range of Hitachi excavators and wheel loaders direct from Hitachi via our dealer network. Hitachi Premium Rental machines can be hired by the month and for periods up to one year. This gives you the high levels of reliability, quality and service you would expect from Hitachi, and greater flexibility to meet the varying demands of your business.

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