Astec - Model TF300b - Ride-on Trencher
This astec 18.5 horsepower mechanical trencher is a favorite for footing and flushing trenching, as it can trench right next to the side of a house or a sidewalk. This model is available with steel or rubber tracks. The trencher consists of a mechanical trencher with an over center slip clutch. It will dig to a depth of 45 inches at 4 to 16 inches wide. A full swing open hood allows for a complete access to all components. Available with Trencher and Backfill Blade options. The ground pressure with the backfill blade attachment is only 3.1 pounds per square inch, ensuring a minimal footprint in residental neighborhoods and on golf courses.