Ditch Witch Trencher Increases Horsepower

Updated Oct 1, 2010

PERRY, Okla. – The Ditch Witch organization offers an 18-hp-class walk-along trencher. The 1820 has increased horsepower for this size machine with two gasoline engine options; it also offers color-coded controls for easy operation, and advance, low-maintenance design with easy access to service areas. 

The 1820, with a smooth, hydrostatic ground drive and a rugged mechanical trenching drive system, can trench to depths of 48 inches (1220 mm), depending on boom and chain. A choice of three optional pivots permits trench widths from 3.75- to 16- inches (85 to 405 mm). Power steering operates drive wheels which allows steering during trenching. 

The Ditch Witch organization specializes in the design and manufacture of high-quality underground construction equipment. The company is a one-stop source for trenchers, vibratory plows, pneumatic piercing tools, backhoes, electronic tracking and locating tools, horizontal directional drilling systems, drill pipe, downhole tools, vacuum excavation systems, excavator-tool carriers, mini skid steers and pipebursting systems. 

The Ditch Witch name is one you can trust for your equipment and financial needs. Ditch Witch Financial Services (DWFS) is a full-service provider, offering a wide variety of finance and lease options to meet your individual requirements.   

All of these products are recognized around the world for their advanced design, rugged construction, long-term durability, ease of use, and reliability. This product line represents the most complete range of equipment for installing utilities underground. 

For more information about the 1820, please call 800-654-6481 or visit ditchwitch.com.

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