35Z Mini Excavator

Introducing the Stage V 35Z-1 zero tailswing mini excavator. The New Generation 3.5T compact excavators.

The 35Z-1 is one of the New Generation Stage V machines with no need for electronic control, aftertreatment or EGR. It has zero tailswing for easy and safe manoeuvrability, especially in confined spaces and 100% steel bodywork.

3.5T mini excavator zero tailswing application image


Customers demand high quality, reliable and durable machines that stand the test of time. That’s why our latest 3.5 tonne excavators are designed and built to be robust.

  • 100% STEEL bodywork makes our mini excavators strong and easy to repair.
  • Heavy-duty kingpost  features durable re-bushable pivots to optimise service life.
  • The cab door sits within the counterweight length when folded back, so it’s protected from damage throughout operation
  • Zero tailswing 35Z-1 stays within it's footprint when slewing for safer working on compact sites.


Our 3.5 tonne excavator cabs have been upgraded to provide easy to see information and easy to use controls, making them great places to work.

  • Bluetooth radio with hands-free,  auxiliary socket and 12V phone charger.
  • Machine health-check system checks your machine is in full working order at the start of each day.
  • To ensure all-day operator comfort, there’s fully adjustable suspension seating  with independent adjustable positions. 


The JCB 35Z-1 is powered by a Perkins 18.4kw Stage V engine, while a new electronically controlled pump is perfectly matched to help undertake the most challenging tasks.

  • Operation of the hydraulic attachments has been enhanced with new electro proportional joysticks.
  • Choose from an extensive range of JCB attachments, including a brand new to the range thumb attachment.
  • Bucket tearout forces of up to 32.0kN combined with fast cycle times, gives unrivalled productivity


The 35Z-1 has safety and serviceability features that protect machinery, operators and bystanders alike, as well as minimising downtime.

  • Wide-opening steel bonnet and external fuel cap makes re-fuelling and daily checks safe and easy 
  • Machine health-check on first key-on of the day helps the operator monitor machine status.
  • LiveLink option is available to control your fleet at the touch of a button
  • Unique JCB 2GO system


The JCB 35Z-1 has been designed to keep running costs as low as possible and give you more than just great performance and long service life.

  • Long greasing intervals of 500 hours for less downtime with our graphite impregnated bronze bushes.
  • Load sensing hydraulics conserve fuel, only consuming power where needed.
  • Programmable auto-idle and four different engine modes further reduce fuel consumption.
  • Quick turnaround with easy-to-clean sloping H-frame undercarriage

Example package

3 year JCB FlexiLease +VAT from
£265.89 week
3 year HP from
£302.81 week

J.C.Bamford Excavators Limited is an appointed representative of JCB Finance Ltd which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority

Finance illustration based on the following specification (MRRP £46,185.33 Excl. VAT)

Machine specifications

  • Cab With Heater - Toughened Glass
  • JCB Trackmaster Plus Rubber Tracks 300mm (12inch)
  • ISO Control Pattern - High Flow Double Acting Electro-Proportional Thumb Controlled Aux For 2 Way D*
  • Highback Fabric Seat
  • English Language Pack - Including Immobiliser Key And Cesar Data Tag (Thatcham Approved System)
  • Standard 1300mm Dipper
  • Standard 2 Way Dozer
  • 750mm General purpose bucket With Bucket Pins
  • Pin Pad Immobilsiser
  • Hydraulic Quick hitch Pipework
  • High Spec Code For Cab Builds
  • Hydraulic Quick hitch
  • LED Amber Beacon
  • Livelink (Includes 5 Year Subscription)
  • 450mm General Purpose Bucket with Bucket Pins
  • 600mm General Purpose Bucket with Bucket Pins
  • 1200mm Grading Bucket with Bucket Pins
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J.C.Bamford Excavators Limited is an appointed representative of JCB Finance Ltd which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority

J.C. Bamford Excavators Limited is an appointed representative of JCB Finance Ltd which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (Firm reference number 708332). More details can be found on their website www.jcb-finance.co.uk. Finance is restricted to UK business users and terms apply. The weekly values used are for illustrative purposes only. JCB FlexiLease instalments are based on a 3+33 monthly payment profile and are subject to VAT at the prevailing rate. The illustration is based on the machine operating in a medium application for a maximum of 1500 hours per annum. Return conditions will apply and you do not own the machine at the end. HP instalments are based on a 0+36 monthly payment profile with a 10% deposit and the full VAT amount payable at time of signing and you can own the machine at the end subject to a £60 Option To Purchase Fee collected together with the final payment. Offers are subject to a £245 documentation fee payable with the first monthly payment.

Understanding the Manufacturer’s Recommended Retail Price (MRRP)

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  • JCB sells its products through a network of independent authorised dealers and therefore the MRRP is not the selling price of a JCB product.
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