Don’t let their name fool you. KOBELCO conventional excavators are anything but. With high-quality construction and low-cost maintenance, they’re as cost-effective as they are dependable.


  • Engine Power - 96 hp (71.3 kW)
  • Operating Weight - 32,800 lbs (14,900 kg)

The next-generation KOBELCO SK130LC-11 boasts 96 hp and a whopping 24,800 lbf of digging force. It's nimble enough – and quiet enough – to work in spaces most conventional machines can't.

This revolutionary machine features the latest technology that lets you dial in the perfect balance of performance and fuel economy, turning fast cycle times to get the job done. Enhanced multi-function capabilities include an attachment selection system with adjustable flow-rate presets for the bucket, breaker, nibbler and thumb, allowing the operator to change between tools quickly and easily. Plus, premier operator comforts mean it’s a pleasure to operate.

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This KOBELCO machine is a winner of the 2021 EquipmentWatch Lowest Cost of Ownership Award.

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Overall Length24' 8" (7,530 mm)
Overall Height (to top of boom)10' 3" (3,130 mm)
Overall Width8' 6" (2,590 mm)
Ground Clearance of Rear End2' 11" (910 mm)
Ground Clearance16.3" (415 mm)
Tail Swing Radius7' 2" (2,190 mm)
Distance From Center of Swing To Rear End7' 1" (2,170 mm)
Tumbler Distance10' (3,040 mm)
Track Gauge6' 6" (1,990 mm)
Shoe Width23.6 (600 mm)
Overall Width of Upperstructure8' 6" (2,590 mm)


Travel Speed3.5 mph (5.6 kph) / 2.1 mph (3.4 kph)
Drawbar Pulling Force31,700 lbf (141 kN)


Operating Weight32,800 lbs (14,900 kg)


ModelIsuzu 4 JJ 1 XDRAC-01
Power Output 105 hp (78.5 kW)
96 hp (71.3 kW)
Max. Torque277 lbf (357 Nm)
Displacement183 in³ (2.999 ltr)
Fuel Tank74 gallons (US) (280 ltr)


Pump 2 Piston + Gear
Dozer Blade Blade Height: 22" (570 mm)
Blade Width: 8' 6" (2,590 mm)
Max. Raise Height: 20" (500 mm)
Dig Depth: 23" (590 mm)
Max. Digging Reach28' 10" (8,780 mm)
Max. Digging Reach At Ground Level28' 3" (8,620 mm)
Max. Digging Depth19' 7" (5,980 mm)
Max. Digging Height28' 9" (8,750 mm)
Max. Dumping Clearance20' 11" (6,380 mm)
Max. Vertical Wall Digging Depth16' 1" (4,910 mm)
Min. Swing Radius9' 4" (2,840 mm)
Digging Depth For 8 Feet Flat Bottom18' 11" (5,770 mm)
Bucket Digging Force24,818.9 lbf (110.4 kN)
Arm Crowding Force13,000 lbf (58 kN)