C12X Walk-Behind Trencher

Rental’s Walk-Behind Workhorse

Maximize your performance and return on investment with the Ditch Witch C12X walk-behind trencher. With its 12-hp (8.9-kW) Honda® engine and 24-in trenching depth capability, the C12X delivers more power and efficiency in a compact design for tighter jobsites. Patented CX tracks offer greater maneuverability and traction, while its simple, open access points and no daily grease zerksーa Ditch Witch exclusiveーprovide no-hassle maintenance to keep you rental-ready.

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Power

Equipped with a 12-hp (8.9-kW) Honda engine for maximum power in a compact unit.

Up to 24” (609.6 mm) digging depth for efficient installation of pipe and cable.

A newly designed hydraulic system eliminates vertical shafts and belts, resulting in a simple, reliable unit with no linkages to adjust.

All CX Series walk-behind trenchers utilize the reliable, low-maintenance 35K digging systems specifically designed for Ditch Witch trenchers to optimize production.

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CX Track Design

Exclusive, patented CX track design puts more track on the ground for better traction while increasing stability for better production.

The shorter left track allows for a more compact piece of equipment than competitive designs, offering improved maneuverability in tighter spaces.

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Reliability

New, robust, straightforward pivot design is maintenance-free and increases unit uptime.

Greaseless sealed bearing design with construction-grade seals help increase machine longevity.

No daily grease pointsーa Ditch Witch exclusiveーmeans less hassle and prep to keep your trenchers rental ready.

Standard outboard bearing support stabilizes the headshaft and auger, for reliable productivity trench after trench.

Simple, open design allows for quick, easy service access.

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Ease of Use

All CX Series units are equipped with hydrostatic, skid steer-style steering for easier operation.

Redesigned easy-touch controls are smoother and lighter for less operator fatigue and increased machine responsiveness.

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Options

The RotoWitch® boring attachment results in fewer disturbances, less labor and less restoration than tearing up driveways and sidewalks to complete an installation.

Our easy-to-operate backfill blade is much faster and less expensive than manually backfilling with shovels, increasing productivity and rental revenue.

Ditch Witch offers the S2B trailer, a single-axle design with fold-down ramps for easy loading and unloading.

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Superior Support

Ditch Witch equipment is backed by 170 dealer locations worldwide, each with genuine Ditch Witch parts in stock, plus factory-trained service and expert advice to help deliver a superior return on investment for your rental equipment.

Specifications

We’ve made a wide variety of valuable safety information available in one convenient location. Ditch Witch Safe is dedicated to providing the resources you need to operate your equipment safely.