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iDig Classic and Touch Systems

iDig includes a sensor that measures pitch, roll and machine rotation.  It is the most accurate product under the widest variety of applications. 

iDig gives you affordable bucket position indication for all excavating equipment with 3 easy steps:

  1. Put the bucket teeth on the reference point
  2. Enter your desired depth, slope or distance into the control box
  3. Follow the LED Indications... It's that simple!

iDig Applications


  • Your machine provides you with most everything you require except the exact location of your bucket.
  • When iDigs’ cab mounted led indicator is green you’re where you need to be.

iDig Real Time Examples


iDig Works on ALL Excavators, Backhoes, Mini Excavators with a Wide Variety of Buckets.
Use it for Footings, Foundations, Drainage, Trenches, Embankments, Tank Setting, etc…

How Does IDig Work?
Electronic angle sensors wirelessly communicate with each other and the control box to calculate the real-time position of the bucket teeth or cutting edge.

Product Advantages:

  • Designed and developed to enable easy Installation and calibration.
  • Eliminates wasted fuel and machine downtime waiting for a grade check.
  • Gives the operator the information right in the cab
  • Easily handles tough jobsite conditions
  • Compact, heavy duty, water and dirt proof
  • Solar charging means no extra work at day’s end
  • Radio communication means no cable breakage to worry about

iDig Comparison Chart

iDig Touch

  • Large Color Screen for Best Visibility
  • Touch Screen
  • Intuitive With Built-in Help Menu
  • Can be Installed on over 100 Combinations of Machines and Buckets
  • A series of 3 sensors triangulates the bucket position at all times
  • There is a 4th sensor that measures pitch, roll and machine rotation
  • Works with or without a laser
  • Shows the operator his depth of cut in real time

iDig Classic

  • LCD With Membrane Switch Panel
  • Can be installed on 5 Machines and 10 Buckets Per Machine
  • Lower cost

iDig Classic and Touch standard packages include:

  • 3 Sensors, 3 Sensor Plates, 1 LED Display
  • 1 Control Unit with Suction Mounts
  • 2 Quick-Connect Cradles for the LED and Control Box with 12/24V Accessory Plug
  • Includes ‘1 time’ Machine Set-up items :  1 Laser Pointer, 1 5/8” Tripod Adaptor,  2 Extension Tubes and  1 Target


  • Gain productivity and efficiency to get the job done at a lower cost and with better quality!
  • Eliminates machine downtime for grade checking
  • Eliminates overcutting and costly fill material
  • Saves on costly diesel fuel when idling
  • Eliminates rework due to infrequent checks
  • Frees up the grade checker for other site tasks and keeps the operator and the machine digging
  • Eliminates the safety risk of a cave-in as nobody is needed in the excavation
  • Sensor plates can be glued with a wide temperature long-term durable adhesive tape, or screwed on

Fast and Easy Setup:
First Day:

  • Setting up iDig on your machine and bucket takes only 1 ½ hours!
  • Simply turn it on and follow the instructions on the control box screen

Following Days:

  • Simply move your bucket through 5 positions over any fixed point. This takes 4 minutes or less.

Use One iDig System For Multiple Machines!

  • Different jobs mean different machines and different buckets. Go from excavator to backhoe to mini
  • Once set, iDig recognizes the machine and bucket
  • Get one for all the machines in your fleet, or buy one to use  on your various rental machines
  • iDig recognizes multiple buckets, including tilt buckets (iDig touch)
  • Optional accessories: chassis sensor for non-center pivot machines, 2nd boom sensor, combo (sensor & laser receiver and 2D sensor)

Get a Fast Payback of 90 Days or Less on Your Investment!

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Oklahoma City, OK, USA, 73127
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