Excavator attachments: a glossary of machines and methods

Hydraulic Attachment Tools

Check out our portfolio of high performance hydraulic attachment tools. Make your tool carrier a versatile and highly used machine with our breakers, cutters, pulverizers, magnets, grapples, bucket crushers etc.



Information about different types and sizes of carriers


How to adjust an attachment to your excavator

Excavator attachments

Looking at all available attachments in the market

Crushers and screens

Stationary and mobile crushers, as well as screens


Quarrying, mining, tunneling, demolition, deconstruction & recycling, as well as special applications

A glossary of machines and methods

Hydraulic attachment guide cover

Excavator attachments today determin the versatility of your tool carrier. They have become an essential part of mechanised tasks in most applications.

They are assembled together with your carrier and adaptation components to form a highly productive working unit.

In this new guide you will find a glossary of machinery and methods used in the field. It covers carriers, attachment toos and adaptation possibilities, as well as related products. It is not limited to the Atlas Copco portfolio, other brands are also included. In the creation of this guide, many people and companies have kindly given us permission to use their images and content. We are greatful for all the cooperation - without it this guide would not have been possible.