Thwaites 1 Tonne Hi-Tip Dumper

Market leading and the hirers favourite, the Thwaites 1 Tonne Hi Tip, Stage V dumper is easily transported by trailer. This is the ideal machine when working in confined spaces or with limited access. Powered by a 15.9 Kw Yanmar engine, delivering 66.4 Nm of torque for optimum traction, the Thwaites 1 Tonne range can perfectly match your needs.

This dumper is 1,115 mm wide for optimum stability, but can be specified with optional narrow wheels, for an overall width of just 982 mm, making it ideal for narrow access jobs, and is driven by a Hydrostatic Transmission making it very easy to operate.

The compact Thwaites 1 Tonne Hi-Tip dumper is an effective and efficient skip loader, ideal for use in the building of house extensions and property landscaping, providing contractors and hirers with amazing versatility and improved performance.



1,295 kg
1,281 kg


Max safe load
1,000 kg
500 litres
400 litres
280 litres


Noise Levels

Operator’s ear 84 LpA / airborne level 101 LwA


Hydrostatic with variable displacement pump feeding four-wheel motors, incorporating “Twin-Lock” system to maximise traction Speeds Forward and Reverse 0 – 12 km/h (0 – 7.5 mph)

Brakes and Axles

Automatic failsafe braking system incorporated into rear drive motors


Front and rear chassis constructed from folded steel plate, with centre-point articulation and oscillation for optimum stability and traction


Hydraulically operated, 3 mm base, 4 mm sides steel plate. › Skip mouth reinforced with box sections › Hi-Tip scissor lift mechanism

Seating & Controls

Adjustable suspension seat with high-vis seat belt › LED warning lights for all critical functions

Service Access

Lockable engine cover provides easy access from ground level to engine service points.


Wiring harness contained within conduits › All electrical components water resistant to IP67 rating
Steering and Hydraulics
Hydraulic power steering › Return line filtration for all services › Hydraulic test point fitted as standard

Standard Equipment

LED Beacons > Reverse alarm

Tank Capacities

21 litres
20 litres

Other Specifications

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