How To Calculate Backhoe Owning & Operating Costs


What’s it really cost to run a backhoe? Probably a lot more than you think.

Here’s an example of how to accurately figure these costs. Before we get into the numbers be aware that these are just ballpack figures, from a few years ago, for discussion purposes only.

The purchase price of newer equipment today will be higher, and diesel fuel prices fluctuate constantly. Also these figures do not include state and local registrations, taxes, and fees.

Here’s the machine we chose:

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