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About the ZX690-7

The durable ZX690LCH-7 large excavator has been built to perform reliably, all day and every day, often in remote and challenging conditions. It has been tested rigorously and continuously with the goal of significantly boosting uptime in busy mines and quarries. The ZX690LCR-7 model is built with reinforced parts that are ideal for digging and loading of heavy materials.
Hitachi ZX490-7 large excavator in quarry
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Discover the benefits

  • Up to 22% reduced fuel consumption compared to previous models.
  • Enhanced efficiency due to Hitachi’s industry-leading hydraulic system, HIOS V.
  • Higher productivity thanks to improved front speed and increased engine output.
  • Improved comfort in the cab with integrated console and seat suspension, reduced noise and low vibration levels.
Hitachi Zaxis -7 benefits
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  • Engine and hydraulics
    Engine model
    Isuzu 6WG1
    Engine emissions
    EU Stage V
    Engine type
    4-cycle water-cooled, common rail direct injection
    Variable geometry turbocharged, intercooled, cooled EGR
    DOC + CSF and SCR system
    No. of cylinders
    Piston displacement
    15.681 L
    Rated power ISO 14396
    348 kW at 1 800 min-1
    Maximum torque
    2 050 Nm at 1 300 min-1
    Main pumps
    2 variable displacement axial piston pumps
    Maximum oil flow
    2 x 489 L/min
    Pilot pump
    1 gear pump
    Maxium oil flow pilot pump
    50 L/min
  • Bucket and arm digging force
    Bucket digging force ISO
    324 / 369 kN
    Arm crowd force ISO
    255 / 306 kN
  • Operating weight and ground pressure
    Shoe type
    double grouser
    Shoe width
    650 / 900 mm
    Operating weight
    69 400 - 71 400 kg
    Ground pressure
    77 - 106 kPA
  • Working ranges
    Arm length
    2.9 / 3.6 m
    Max. digging reach
    11 800 / 13 280 mm
    Max. digging depth
    7 120 - 8 560 mm
    Max. dumping height
    7 330 - 8 020 mm
  • Dimensions
    Undercarriage length
    5 840 mm
    Undercarriage width: extended
    3 950 / 4 050 / 4 200 mm
    Undercarriage width: retracted
    3 480 / 3 580 / 3 730 mm
    Overall width of upperstructure
    4 090 mm
    Overall height of cab
    3 660 mm
    Overall width
    4 360 mm
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Attachments enhance the performance of your ZX690-7

  • 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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Try before you buy with Hitachi Premium Rental

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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