Turbocharged Deutz® Tier 4 diesel engine with 74 gross hp (55.4 kW) and a compact footprint enable the RT80 Quad to do big jobs in small places. A Tier 4i engine is also available in less regulated countries.
Lift height above ground
Blade drop below ground
Swing angle, max
Power (Tier 4)
Number of cylinders
Engine manufacturer's gross power rating (SAE J1995)
Emissions compliance—highly regulated countries
EPA Tier 4
EU Stage IIIB
Emissions compliance—less regulated countries
EPA Tier 4i
EU Stage IIIA
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Removable side panels provide easy access to all engine compartment maintenance points.
Backfill blade arm has the same heavy-duty design as the Ditch Witch RT115 Quad, for added strength and durability.
Electronic potentiometers give the operator precise control of the ground drive speed and attachments.
92 dBA sound pressure per ISO 6394
Ground drive transmission
Planetary front and rear w/standard rear steering
Manual lever disc brake
450 x 86 x 36, rubber track, chevron pattern
Attachment drive transmission
Hydrostatic, electric rotary knob, speed infinitely variable from zero to maximum
SAE reserve capacity rating
SAE cold crank @ 0°F (-18°C)
Auxiliary power outlet
12V, 10 amps
Specifications are general and subject to change without notice. If exact measurements are required, equipment should be weighed and measured. Due to selected options, delivered equipment may not necessarily match that shown.
Nose to rear mount length
Angle of approach
Rear axle to attachment mount holes
Hydraulic System @ 2,500 RPM (Tier 4)
Ground drive pump capacity
Ground drive pump and pressure
6,000 psi delta
Attachment pump capacity
Attachment pump and relief pressure
Auxiliary pump capacity
Auxiliary pump relief pressure
Tremendous axle capacity for a best-in-class static load rating of 39,000 lb (17,690 kg) and best-in-class 35,215 lb (13,944 kg) of breakout for plowing applications.
Three-speed, shift-on-the-fly ground drive is superior to competitors’ two-speed ground drives, giving you more options as jobsite conditions and requirements change.
Standard rear steering feature gives the RT80 Quad a tighter turn radius and better maneuverability on tight jobsites, while our innovative chevron-pattern tread puts more power on the ground for maximum productivity.
Whether you're plowing or trenching, standard cruise control enables you to maintain optimal performance in many ground conditions.
Vehicle clearance circle (SAE) wall to wall w/backfill blade
Front steer only
Front and rear steer
Basic unit weight
Allowable tractor weight, max, 2 post
Allowable tractor weight, max, 4 post
Front counterweight (optional)