Mini Excavator


Yanmar Customized Engine
Operating Weight: 1750 kg
Engine Power: 11.2/2400 kW/rpm
Bucket Capacity: 0.04m³
Hydraulic Pump Flow: 48 L/pm
Warranty: 3 Year/3000 hr
Availability: In Stock

From $17.14 per day*

Pricing is Ex-Ultro Pakenham. Ultro reseller pricing may differ or include additional freight charges.

Mini Excavator


Sany SY16C 

The Sany SY16C is perfect for narrow access with 980-1350mm retractable tracks and blade. The powerful Yanmar customised engine and massive open cabin space make this a very handy time saving machine, ideal for Concreters, Electricians, Fencing Contractors, Landscapers & Plumbers.


High-performance reliable Tier 4 Yanmar customised engine

Zero tail swing compact design

Retractable undercarriage down to 980mm

Easy access and maintenance

Open cab

Easy Towing at 1.6-1.7 tonne


Operating Weight: 1750 kg

Engine Power: 11.2/2400 kW/rpm

Bucket Capacity: 0.04m

Hydraulic Pump Flow: 20 L/pm

Engine: Yanmar Customized Engine

Engine Model: Yanmar 3TNV74F

Rated Power: 11.2/2400 kW/rpm

Warranty: 3 Year/3000 hr


Quick Hitch, Tilt Hitch, Bucket, Auger, Hammer, Trailer and Servicing Upgrade Packages are available.


To find your ideal machine, call 1300 475 268 to book a demo day and experience the Sany range for yourself at our Pakenham showroom.

High Performance & Reliability

Yanmar Customized Engine: Strong power ensures reliability in various working conditions.

Unique SLSS-Load Sensitive Hydraulic System: Perfect synergism between the engine and the main pump, improving work efficiency and reducing fuel consumption; full hydraulic control of independant boom and auxiliary line, achieving precise positioning and high productivity.

Reinforced Structure: reinforced work device and frame, based on ANSYS platform, optimizing structure, reducing stress concentration and extending the service life by 30% on average.

Strict Field Test: More than 2000 hours excavation field experiment, over 800,000 times key components fatigue test, proving its superior performance.

Compact Design for Narrow Zone Operations

Retractable Undercarriage: Width adjustable between 980mm-1350mm, guaranteeing its access to tight space narrower than 1m while improving the stability of the machine.

Deflectable Boom: SY16C boom swing left 600mm, right 350mm, able to reach the outer edge of the track, and work in limited space such as near the wall and wall corner.

Strong Adaptability to Various Situations

Changeable Steel Track/ Rubber Track: Steel Track for off-road working, and rubber track for on-road driving.

Multifunctional: One/two-way switchable pipeline for standard equipment with the flow reaching 30L/min; available for various attachments including Jackhammer, Hydraulic shear, Grapple etc; hydraulic pilot control for high precision and efficiency.

Long/ Standard Arm to Choose: 1130mm ultra-long arm, providing larger excavation range.

Safe & Environmentally Friendly

The ROPS/FOPS certified SY16C ensures the safety for operators.

Safe Driving Experience: traveling alarming device (optional), main switch, when the hydraulic pilot lock is at the lock position, the handle fails to operate; seat belt, various safety signs, fire extinguisher (optional).

Environmentally Friendly: All the covering parts are made of metal, durable and recyclable. It doesn’t use FRP and other materials that have short service life and often cause pollution.

Tier 4 Engine: Environmentally friendly, reducing emissions harm.

Easy Maintenance

Large Engine Hood: Easier way to be opened, enables the operator to complete daily maintenance on the ground.

Centralized Inner Structure: All key parts gathered in the back of the excavator, including air filter, oil filter, water separator, oil dipstick, expansion tank, oil filling mouth etc. reducing maintenance difficulty.

Easy Tool Placing: The grease gun can be attached to the counter-weight.

Detachable Parts: Detachable Radiator air filter, easy to wash.

* Finance available to approved purchasers. Repayments quoted include GST over a 60-month term with $0 deposit a 30% Balloon. Different repayments will apply for different terms, credit rating or bundle packages. Fees and charges may also apply.




Engine Yanmar Customized Engine
Operating Weight 1750 kg
Engine Power 11.2/2400 kW/rpm
Bucket Capacity 0.04m³
Hydraulic Pump Flow 48 L/pm
Warranty 3 Year/3000 hr


Engine Model Yanmar 3TNV74F
Rated Power 11.2/2400 kW/rpm
Max. Torque 48.5-51.8/1800 N·m/rpm
Displacement 0.993 L
Emission Standard Tier 4 final

Operation Range

Operating Weight 1820 kg
Max. Digging Height 3665 mm
Max. Dumping Height 2635 mm
Max. Digging Depth 2360 mm
Max. Vertical Digging Depth 2215 mm
Max. Digging Reach 4000 mm
Min. Swing Radius 1655 mm
Height at Min. Swing Radius 2745 mm
Max. Ground Clearance of Blade Up 310 mm
Max. Depth of Blade Down 320 mm


Transport Length 3575 mm
Transport Width 980/1350 mm
Transport Height 2420 mm
Upper Width 980 mm
Blade Height 270 mm
Tail Swing Radius 920 mm
Min. Ground Clearance 180 mm

Undercarriage/Working Device

Std. Track Shoe Width 230 mm
Bucket Capacity 0.04 m³
Track Gauge 750/1120 mm
Roller Gauge 1220 mm
Boom Length 1810 mm
Arm Length 1130 mm


Travel Speed 3.7/2.1 km/h
Swing Speed 10 rpm
Gradeability 30°
Ground Pressure 29.1 kPa
Bucket Digging Force 15.2 kN
Arm Digging Force 9.2 kN
Fuel Tank Capacity 23 L
Hydraulic Tank Capacity 21 L

Enquiry & Demo


Book a demo day and experience the Sany range for yourself at our Pakenham showroom. Our customer service team is ready to assist, call us now on 1300 475 268, email or send us an email below.