Bucketwheel Trencher EAGLE 6500

Trencher for up to 1,8m depth


Model EAGLE 6500

bucket wheel trencher

Max. Depth 1,8m
Max. Width 760mm
Min. Width 455mm

Eagle 6500 Bucket Wheel Trencher for Pipeline and Utilities Trenching. High Production Bucketwheel Trencher 1.8m Maximum Digging Depth. G&Z is committed to producing high production, low maintenance trenchers. Eagle Trenchers are the most cost effective way to increase the profitability of your job. The Eagle 6500 is an excellent choice for a pipeline and utilities trenching in friable soils.

Bucketwheel Trencher Eagle 6500 characteristics:




Main Applications


Max. Depth 1,8m
Max. Width 760mm
Min. Width 455mm

175 HP
(130 kW)

Pipeline Trenching
Utility Trenching


  • Hydraulically Retractable Crumb Shoe

  • Dual Wheel Lift Cylinders and Dual Tilt Cylinders located on Boom Frame

  • Undercarriages bolt connected to Trencher Body

  • Bridge Type Boom Frame for up to 30" (762mm) buckets

  • Hydraulic Conveyor Shift Mechanism

  • Enclosed stay rod and lower digging wheel

  • Wheel Rock Guard

  • Roll Over Protection System (ROPS)

Popular Options

  • Cross Slope Control Auto Leveling

  • Round conical carbide teeth with pocket

  • Narrow Bucket Wheel Kit to maintain full depth 18" (457mm) trench width

Eagle 6500 Specifications:

  • Engine: CAT C7/ACERT, Tier 3 compliant, turbocharged, ATAAC, water-cooled diesel engine

  • Engine H.P.: 175 HP (130 kW) @ 2100 RPM, Continuous Rating ("A rating)

  • Fuel Capacity: 120 Gal. (454 L) published consumption 12.3 gph (46.3 L/hr)

  • Cooling: Special combination engine radiator, heat exchanger, intercooler mounted in front of the engine with pusher fan

  • Digging Depth: 72" (1829mm)

  • Digging Width: 24" (620mm) to 30" (762mm). Optional 18" (457mm) width available.

  • Buckets: 14 each, 1" (25.4mm) Mild Steel, welded, crown style

  • Teeth: Hensley X156L with roll pin with pocket

  • Conveyor: Reversible Hydraulic Drive for either right or left discharge, 24" (610mm) wide x approximately 7' (2134mm) long center to center with belt skirting rated @ 1000 fpm (305 M/min)

  • Undercarriage: D-4 size Crawlers, 6 bottom rollers, 1 top carrier roller, Salt Chain with Split Master Link, Rock Guards, spring loaded, grease gun type front idler assemblies. 16" (400mm) wide triple grousers.

  • Undercarriage Drive: Planetary gear reduction boxes with in the planetary hydrostatic bent axis, two speed motors with independent speed control by electronic hand levers. Planetaries equipped with parking brake.

  • Speed Range : Working Speed 0 30 fpm (0 9.14 Mpm), Travel Speed 0 200 fpm (0 61 Mpm)

  • Approximate Weight: Approximately 34,000 lbs (15,385 kg)

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