At JCB, we’ve been building tracked excavators for over 50 years and our new 86C-2 midi excavator is a product of all this experience and insight. It includes the latest Stage V engine and upgrades to machine performance, comfort and ease of use. This is on top of excellent fuel efficiency, safety and durability.

  • Stage V engine technology
  • New NXG 7” (180mm) display, switch gear and rotary dial control
  • Lift overload System, health check function & engine auto stop.
  • Best-in-class 500 hour greasing intervals.
  • Integrated tie down points.
  • Improved dig end hoses and harness routing.


Operating Weight
Max. Dump Height
Max. Dig Depth

We’ve always believed that a fundamental part of high productivity is a comfy, ergonomic working environment. Consequently, the new 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.

  • All new instrumentation & 7” portrait screen.
  • Increased floor space thanks to the new joystick boom swing & aux controls.
  • New Bluetooth radio, powerful heating & air conditioning.
  • Complete command of hydraulics through the electro-proportional controls.

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.

  • Best in class stability, thanks to a wide track frame and low centre of gravity.
  • Unique JCB 2GO safety system.
  • Brand new safety diagnostics to include machine health checks and an advanced lift over system. 
  • 500 hour greasing.

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 to preserve fuel.
  • Four different power bands to control engine speed.
  • Auto idle to increase fuel efficiency.
  • Flat glass throughout to minimise replacement costs.

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 make it strong & easy to repair.
  • Heavy-duty kingposts with durable re-bushable pivots.
  • Heavy-duty boom cylinder guards provide protection against damage.
  • Durable heavy-duty H-frame undercarriage.

JCB’s 86C-2 boasts the new Stage V engine and is a highly productive midi digger. Peak power and torque at low engine speeds makes for efficient cycles, while a range of brand new innovative features help to get the most from every drop of fuel.

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

Example package

3 year JCB FlexiLease (+VAT) +VAT from
£304.63 week
3 year HP from
£392.31 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 £62,904.00 +VAT)

Machine specifications

  • Cab With Air Con: With Laminat Ed Glass
  • Iso Control Pattern: High Flow
  • Double Acting Aux Controlle D
  • Fabric Suspension Seat (High B Ack)
  • Uk Only Language Pack Includes Cesar Datatag Kit And Immobil Iser
  • 89 Inch (2250Mm) Dipper: (For High Flow Auxiliary Only)
  • Standard Dozer (91 Inch (2320Mm) W Ide): For Use With 18 Inch (450Mm )
  • 450mm (18In) Rubber Tracks: Bridgestone
  • Seatbelt Engaged Green Beacon
  • Radio Kit:(includes Speakers, Radio And Aerial)
  • Dipper Ram Guard Protection (F Or Machines With HBCV)
  • Hydraulic Hitch Including Pipe Work: For 89 Inch (2250Mm) Dipper
  • Dozer, Boom And Dipper HBCV Ki T: For Quickhitch Biulds
  • Rotating Beacon:
  • Refuelling Pump
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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

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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 (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.