As of September 2015, potential buyers can choose from several different types of excavators on eBay, including a Caterpillar 305 CR, a John Deere 200 LC and a Komatsu PC60-7. Excavators range in size from mini to full-sized models, most of which have hydraulic lines to run the machine.
Sellers have more than 300 excavators for sale, as of September 2015, and customers can limit searches by make, model year, condition, price range and ZIP code down the left side of the page. Users sort selections according to best match, highest price, lowest price, distance from a seller's home and time left on the auction through a drop-down menu on the upper-right portion of the listings. Excavators have a subcategory under the heading for heavy equipment on eBay.