It should go without saying that something as serious as an excavator isn;t to be taken lightly. Here’s how you should approach operating one.
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This infographic walks you through the basics of excavator operation, should you find yourself with a need to dig particularly large holes. As always, it's a good idea to also do a little research before you start, in case you're about to dig through power cables or water conduits.
How to operate an excavator [Capshire]