Ditch Witch® RT45

A streamlined ride-on that without sacrificing capability

Features & Specs

  • One-piece control console
  • 44.2-gross-hp engine
  • High-torque chain motor



When you need to dig a 5 foot trench, look no further than the Ditch Witch® RT45. Featuring a Tier 4i-compliant engine and a high-torque digging chain, trust the reliable and efficient trencher to get the job done, every day.  

Cut 5 foot trenches through hardened terrain with the RT45, an unfussy ride-on trencher that’s uncompromisingly tough and impressively consistent. 

A dependable pivot design minimizes necessary maintenance, while 42.2 gross horsepower hastens trench completion and the cushioned operator space features straightforward controls and a comfortable ride.

From heavy machinery to auxiliary devices, remarkable products are only one element of Ditch Witch Northwest. True dedication is also part of our calling, that’s why we offer extensive 24/7 support with every piece of machinery. 



  • Engine air-filtration improves performance, lessens downtime, and simplifies maintenance
  • High-torque chain motor is directly coupled for enhanced durability and cutting power
  • Added traction and long-lasting durability from the Tier 41-compliant, 44.2-gross-hp
  • Broad range of attachments to a myriad of tasks and environments including a vibratory plow and rotary saw
  • Workstation detects empty seat and shuts off engine accordingly, maximizing safety and security while minimizing wasted resources
  • Accessible and intuitive one-piece control console
  • Perfect for advanced microtrenching when utilizing a specially engineered saw
  • Covered muffler to divert noise and air away from the user


It could be yours! Contact a Ditch Witch Northwest Dealer today for buying options.

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