86C-2 Midi Excavator

Designed to perform. Built to last.

With build quality, power, efficiency, comfort, safety and serviceability in abundance, the new generation JCB 86C-2 midi diggers are ready to provide ultimate productivity on any job.

Mini Ex 86C-2 (3x2) Excavating/Grading on Housing Development site


The JCB 86C-2 boasts the stage v engine, making it a highly productive and efficient midi excavator. Peak power and torque at low engine speeds make for efficient cycles, while a range of innovative features help squeeze even more from every drop of fuel.

  • Stage V engine for ultimate performance.
  • Class-leading tractive effort and tracking speeds.
  • Auto kick down motors automatically improve productivity.
  • Optional TAB boom for greater lift capacity and stability.


Customers quite rightly demand good quality, reliable and durable machines that stand the test of time. Our latest 86C-2 midi excavator is designed to be robust, strong and durable without compromising performance.

  • 100% steel bodywork and bushed dig end and make it strong and easy to repair.
  • Heavy-duty kingposts with durable re-bushable pivots.
  • Heavy-duty boom cylinder guards help protect against damage.
  • Durable heavy duty H-frame undercarriage.


A safe site is of paramount importance to both owners and operators; that’s why the 86C-2 machine goes above and beyond basic requirements to help keep sites safe. The 86C-2 safety and serviceability features provide an array of benefits to operators and bystanders alike.

  • A wide track frame and low centre of gravity provide best-in-class stability.
  • Unique JCB 2GO safety system.
  • New safety diagnostics include machine health checks and an advanced lift over system.
  • Long 500 hour greasing intervals.


Our tracked diggers are designed to give you more than just great performance and long service life. Machines like the 86C-2 midi digger will also provide ultimate value for money, both on and off your working sites.

  • One touch idle helps preserve fuel.
  • Four different power bands for controllable engine speed.
  • Auto idle feature increases fuel efficiency.
  • Flat glass throughout minimises replacement costs.


We’ve always believed that a fundamental part of high productivity is a comfy, ergonomic working environment. Consequently, the 86C-2 midi cabs and controls have been upgraded to provide easy to access specialist operator and owner insights, as well as provide a safe and comfortable environment.

  • Easy to read and use 7" upright display screen.
  • Increased floor space thanks to the new joystick boom swing and aux controls.
  • Handsfree bluetooth radio, powerful heating and air conditioning.
  • Complete command of hydraulics through the electro-proportional controls.

Example package

3 year JCB FlexiLease +VAT from
£413.08 week
3 year HP from
£503.37 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 £76,350.45 Excl. VAT)

Machine specifications

  • Iso Control Pattern: High Flow, Double Acting Auxiliary Controlled
  • High Back Fabric Suspension Seat
  • UK Only Language Pack includes Cesar Datatag Kit and Immobiliser
  • 89 inch (2250 mm) Dipper
  • Standard Dozer 91 inch (2320 mm) wide for use with 18 inch (450mm)
  • 450 mm (18 in) Rubber Tracks
  • Cab with Air Conditioning and Toughened Glass
  • Radio Kit
  • Rotating Beacon
  • 3 Additional Set, S Of Pivot Pins.
  • Hydraulic Quickhitch
  • LED Light Kit
  • Exterior Mirrors
  • Grease Gun and Cartridge Kit
  • Rear View Wide-Angled Mirror
  • Refuelling Pump
  • Pipework for Hydraulic Hitch for 89 inch (2250 mm) Dipper
  • 60 inch (1525 mm) Grading Bucket for 1.8 inch (45 mm) Bucket Pins
  • 32 inch (800 mm) Bucket for 1.8 inch (45 mm) Bucket Pins
  • 24 inch (600 mm) Bucket for 1.8 inch (45 mm) Bucket Pins
  • 18 inch (450 mm) Bucket for 1.8 Inch (45 mm) Bucket Pins
  • Code Needed For High Specification Options (See Extended Description)
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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 1000 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.

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