The new Kubota K008-5 ultra-compact excavator lets you power through jobs with efficiency and versatility. You’ll enjoy a robust 10.3 horsepower rating, dominant hydraulic performance, two-speed travel and exceptional digging depth and height, as well as Kubota’s renowned durability. Let’s get to work.
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To enable passage through narrow spaces such as doorways and gates, the adjustable width track frame can be reduced by simply operating a single lever. Plus, changing the blade width is as easy as removing one pin by hand.
*Available on K008-3, K008-5, U10-5, KX018-4
Clean Running Kubota Tier 4 Engine
Kubota excavators are all powered by Kubota Tier 4 emission engines. The modern engine design maximizes digging and lifting performance, delivers minimized noise and vibration and meets the latest engine emission regulation.
Two Speed Travel
All Kubota excavators have a two speed drive that allows for efficient machine maneuverability and backfill operations.
Changeable Control Pattern
Convenient Two-pattern Selection System (TPSS) allows you to change between ISO and SAE operating patterns with a quick flip of the TPSS switch – without tools or leaving your seat.
Front pin bushings to help maximize durability
Centralized swivel bearing lubrication
Protected cylinder hoses
Steel hood panels
One-sided engine maintenance
Wide hood openings for easy access to engine and other vital components
Proportional flow control of auxiliary circuit (AUX1) and maximum oil flow setting – you can operate a larger variety of auxiliary attachments than ever before
Proportional AUX flow switch – a convenient bi-directional switch enables easy operation of hydraulic thumbs and other hydraulic attachments such as augers and breakers
Engine ModelKubota D722-E4
Displacement (cu. in.)
Displacement (cu. in.)43.8
Overall Length, ft (mm)
Overall Length, ft (mm)9ft 0in (2750)
Overall Height, ft (mm)
Overall Height, ft (mm)7ft 4in (2230)
Overall Width, ft (mm)
Overall Width, ft (mm)2ft 10in (860) / 2ft 7in (800)