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Mining Buckets

Backhoe Excavator

Bradken's Backhoe Excavators are customised to your specifications to optimise your excavating yield

The Backhoe Excavator Bucket provides quality, reliability and performance for when it comes to stripping out overburden, loading loose material, top-loading or mass excavating. Bradken excavator buckets are designed to meet customers’ production and maintenance requirements. Bradken Buckets are engineered to suit OEM connections without the need for modification. Bradken buckets range in size from 5m, 3 to >45m, 3 (6.5yd, 3 to >58.9yd, 3) capacities.

Our customised range offers buckets to suit site-specific production and maintenance requirements.

All Bradken Abuckets, wear packages and GET can be tailored for use in General Purpose or Mining Class XHD (Extra Heavy Duty) applications.


  • Innovative formed beam arrangement

  • Multiple taper design

  • One-piece side reinforcing plate

  • Corner gussets


  • Reduction in torsional effect improves bucket strength and durability

  • Improved loading and cleaner dumping Less wear on the rear of the bucket

  • Increased durability

  • Increased structural strength

Pink Bucket


  • Increased bucket life

  • Reduced maintenance costs

  • Improved production

  • Increased bucket life

  • Reduced maintenance costs

  • Reduced maintenance costs

  • Reduced maintenance

  • Less downtime

BHP Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) and the Bradken Sales and Marketing teams recently collaborated to raise awareness of two significant causes in Australia, the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) and Beyond Blue – a mental health and well being support organisation.

History of Innovation in G.E.T in buckets

Bradken has been designing and manufacturing Ground Engaging Tools (GET) and buckets for the global mining market for more than 60 years, our products are designed for mining class front-end loaders, hydraulic excavators and face shovels.  

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From our traditional manufacturing origins, to today’s diversified brand, our transformation continues to support the diigtal evolution of the mining industry.  Bradken has built its name in the design, engineering and manufacture of a range of steel plant, industrial and rail equipment and boasts a global network of sales and service centres, foundries and manufacturing sites.

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