Mini Excavator VIO17

Rent a Yanmar Mini excavator.  The model VIO17 is a popular rental machine for our professional contractor and homeowner markets.  Its easy to transport with a standard equipment trailer and a full size pick up truck.

  • 3,800lbs
  • 7’7″ depth
  • 18″ bucket
  • backfill blade



Rental Price

4 Hour: $185

1 Day: $235

1 Week: $725

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Grand Ledge Location
Phone: (517) 627-2121

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Okemos Location
Phone: (517) 349-2220

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 Yanmar VIO17 Mini Excavator rental

 Rent a Compact Mini Excavator

Mini Excavator VIO17    rental goes almost anywhere and works efficiently in tight and narrow areas.  This compact excavator is true zero-tail swing machine and goes where larger rental excavators can’t fit.  It works easily against walls or buildings making this machine versatile and very popular for job site contractors and homeowners alike. This rental excavator doesn’t sacrifice power with an impressive 14.5-hp final Tier 4 diesel engine providing the power you need for the toughest jobs.   It still boasts an excellent lifting capacity and bucket digging force that usually isn’t found in small mini excavators. This unit is equipped and designed with a sturdy and variable undercarriage which provides flexibility, stability and safety.

Need a bigger earthmoving machine?  Check out some of our other mini excavator rental options available to you VIO35, 8000lb Mini Excavator   or  VIO55, 13,000lb Mini Excavator

1.7 Metric Ton Mini Excavator rental Product Highlights

  • True Zero Tailswing
  • Easy to transport
  • 4000 lbs total weight
  • 7’7″ dig depth
  • diesel engine
  • fuel efficient
  • Available Online
  • 4hr, 8hr and weekly rentals available

Other Features and Benefits

True Zero Tail Swing

Take on more jobs in tighter spaces. With true zero tail swing technology, no part of this Mini Excavator ViO17 housing extends beyond the tracks, so you can work efficiently almost anywhere, with less damage to both the machine and the worksite. Plus, you enjoy better visibility for increased performance and safety as well as unbeatable track and undercarriage flexibility. The Mini Excavator VIO17 tracks hydraulically retract to 37″ for traveling through narrow passageways, and expand to 49″ for greater stability while digging. Plus, the folding blade provides even more flexibility. This machine will dig 7.7 ft. and additionally has a 17″ bucket.

Pilot Joystick Controls

Joystick pilot controls with control pattern change are standard equipment on the ViO17-A. The easy-to-access valve lets you switch from excavator to backhoe control in just seconds. The wrist control lever and ergonomically designed armrest provide comfortable, easy operation, designed to significantly reduce fatigue on long, tough workdays.



Make Yanmar

  • Model 3TNV70-XBV
    Gross Power 13.5 Hp.
    Power Measured @ 2200 rpm
    Number of Cylinders 3


  • Operating Weight 3836 lb.
    Hydraulic System Relief Valve Pressure 2987.8 psi
    Hydraulic Pump Flow Capacity 15.3 gal/min


  • Shoe Size 9.1 in 230
    Max Travel Speed 2.7 mph


Reference Bucket Capacity 0.05 yd3
Height of Unit 7.5′
Max Length of Unit 11.3′

  • Digging Depth 7.2′
    Reach Along Ground 7.6′
    Max Loading Height 8.6′


  • Width to Outside of Tracks 4.1′
    Ground Clearance 0.57′
    Tail Swing Radius 2.1′
    Length of Track on Ground 5′

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