John Deere 17D

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If you need to rent a Mini Excavator for a commercial or residential project that involves close-quarters work, the compact and powerful John Deere 17D Mini Excavator might be the perfect choice. It’s maximum digging depth of 7 feet 1 inch and digging reach of 12 feet 10 inches make it a versatile tool. The next step up from the John Deere 17D is a John Deere 27D Mini Excavator Rental

Power: The 17D’s high drawbar pull (pulling force) delivers plenty of power for backfilling trenches or transporting materials.

Compact: The John Deere 17D mini excavator’s independent-swing boom and 360-degree rotation allows you to work in areas where shovels used to be the only option.

Visibility: The 17D’s unobstructed visibility provides you with increased productivity and safety.

VersatileWith multiple attachment options, the 17D is an extremely flexible tool.

What can you do with a John Deere 17D Mini Excavator rentals?

  • Tear down a fence
  • Dig up sewage pipes or electrical conduit
  • Break up concrete with the hammer attachment
  • Backfill trenches
  • Dig trenches
  • Prepare grounds for landscaping
  • Remove debris from construction sites
  • Fence pole installation
  • Plant trees
  • Remove stumps
  • Load sand and gravel
  • Brush Cutting

We provide quick delivery on all skid steer rentals, mini-excavator rentals, and compact track loader rentals throughout the Greater Seattle Region.

KOMTRAX equipped excavator rentals will relay error codes, cautions, maintenance items, fuel levels, and much more.


Boom/Stick Option

A. Shipping Length of Unit11.8 ft in3590 mm
C. Shipping Height of Unit7.9 ft in2400 mm
I. Max Cutting Height11.7 ft in3560 mm
J. Max Loading Height8.3 ft in2530 mm
M. Max Digging Depth7.1 ft in2170 mm


B. Width to Outside of Tracks4.2 ft in1280 mm
D. Length of Track on Ground4 ft in1210 mm
E. Ground Clearance0.54 ft in165 mm
G. Height to Top of Cab7.9 ft in2400 mm
H. Tail Swing Radius2.2 ft in675 mm
O. Counterweight Clearance1.4 ft in435 mm


F. Track Gauge3.4 ft in1050 mm
N. Shoe Size9.1 in230 mm


Net Power14.8 hp11 kw
Power Measured @2400 rpm
Displacement52.1 cu in0.85 L
Number of Cylinders3


Operating Weight4173 lb1892.8 kg
Fuel Capacity5.2 gal19.7 L
Cooling System Fluid Capacity0.71 gal2.7 L
Hydrauilc System Fluid Capacity5.3 gal20.1 L
Engine Oil Capacity0.82 gal3.1 L
Alternator Supplied Amperage40 amps
Hydraulic Pump Flow Capacity13.5 gal/min51.1 L/min

Swing Mechanism

Swing Speed8.9 rpm


Shoe Size9.1 in230 mm
Ground Pressure4.1 psi28.3 kPa
Max Travel Speed2.7 mph4.3 km/h
Track Gauge3.4 ft in1050 mm

Boom/Stick Option (HEX) 1

Boom/Stick Option (HEX) 13'1" (930mm) arm
Shipping Height of Unit7.9 ft in2400 mm
Shipping Length of Unit11.8 ft in3590 mm
Max Digging Depth7.1 ft in2170 mm
Max Cutting Height11.7 ft in3560 mm
Max Loading Height8.3 ft in2530 mm

Boom/Stick Option (HEX) 2

Boom/Stick Option (HEX) 23'8" (1130mm) arm
Shipping Height of Unit7.9 ft in2400 mm
Shipping Length of Unit11.9 ft in3640 mm
Max Digging Depth7.8 ft in2370 mm
Max Cutting Height12 ft in3660 mm
Max Loading Height8.6 ft in2630 mm


Width to Outside of Tracks4.2 ft in1280 mm
Height to Top of Cab7.9 ft in2400 mm
Ground Clearance0.54 ft in165 mm
Counterweight Clearance1.4 ft in435 mm
Tail Swing Radius2.2 ft in675 mm
Length of Track on Ground4 ft in1210 mm