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Astec RT800 Trencher
September 9, 2010

The Astec RT800 Trencher offers performance and flexibility in a sleek, modern design.  It can be equipped to meet the needs of a variety of job sites by selecting from optional attachments like a trencher, vibratory plow, backfill blade, backhoe, and rock saw.  The RT800 can trench as deep as 72-inches (1.83 m) and from 6 to 16 inches (152.4 to 406.4 mm) wide. Ergonomic controls are at your fingertips from the easy-access operator’s station.  A full complement of electronic gauges allow quick and easy monitoring of the machine’s performance.  A four-post canopy is optional. The 75-horsepower (56 kW) 4-cylinder turbo-charged B3.3 (199 CID) diesel Tier 3 Stage IIIA Cummins engine is both fuel efficient and powerful.