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Takeuchi is pleased to announce the all new TB260 hydraulic excavator that has many new and exciting features.  Perhaps the most noticeable change is to the exterior of the machine which has been totally redesigned and updated to provide a more modern appearance, better visibility, and improved service access.  A new automotive styled interior includes a multi-function monitor and switch panel, electronic throttle control, and pilot controls with dual proportional slide switches to control auxiliary hydraulic functions.  The TB260 also features a more powerful turbo charged engine that delivers over 47 horsepower, provides smooth efficient power, and is Final Tier 4 compliant meeting the latest EPA emissions requirements.

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Operating Weight
12,125 lbs (5,500 kg)
Maximum Digging Depth
12 ft 9.4 in (3,895 mm)
Maximum Dump Height
13 ft 10.1 in (4,220 mm)
Maximum Reach
20 ft 6.9 in (6,270 mm)
Maximum Bucket Breakout Force
12,756 lbs (5,786 kg)
Maximum Arm Digging Force
5,755 lbs (2,610 kg)
Arm Length
5 ft 10.1 in (1,780 mm)
Slew speed
9.4 rpm
Traction Force
14,006 lbs (6,353 kg)
 Yanmar /  4TNV86CT
Tier Rating
EPA Final Tier 4
 4 / 127.6 cu in (2.1 L)
 47.6 hp (35.5 kW)
Rated Engine Speed
 2,400 rpm
Maximum Torque
 130.5 ft-lb @ 1,560 rpm (177.0 Nm)
Engine Lubrication
7.8 qt (7.4 L)
Cooling System
 11.6 qt (11.0 L)
Fuel Tank Capacity
 21.3 gal (81.0 L)
Fuel Consumption (65% of full load)
 1.6 gal / hr (6.3 L/hr)
Electrical System
 12 volts / 55 amps
Traction Drive Type   
Planetary Reduction w/ Automatic Shift
Parking Brake
Spring Applied, Hydraulically Released
Track Roller Type
Permanently Sealed, Triple Flanged Rollers
Track Rollers
 5 per side
Track Width
 15.7 in (400 mm)
Track Ground Contact Length 
6 ft 8.7 in (2,050 mm)
Ground Pressure
4.4 psi (30.2 kPa)
Maximum Travel Speed
     Low Range
1.7 mph (2.8 km/hr)
     High Range
3.0 mph (4.9 km/hr)
Pump Type
Two Piston Pumps w/ Two Gear Pumps
Total Hydraulic Flow
 45.3 gal / min (171.5 L / min)
Primary Auxiliary Hydraulic Flow 
 27.0 gal / min (102.2 L / min)
Secondary Auxiliary Hydraulic Flow
11.6 gal / min (43.9 L / min)
System Operating Pressure
 3,480 psi (24.0 MPa)
Hydraulic Reservoir Capacity
 12.9 gal (49.0 L)
Hydraulic System Capacity
 23.8 gal (90.0 L)
Maximum Dig Depth
 12 ft 9.4 in (3,895 mm)
Maximum Dump Height
 13 ft 10.1 in (4,220 mm)
Maximum Reach
 20 ft 6.9 in (6,270 mm)
Maximum Vertical Dig Depth
9 ft 9.3 in (2,980 mm)
Overall Width
 6 ft 6.7 in (2,000 mm)
Transport Height
 8 ft 5.4 in (2,575 mm)
Transport Length
 18 ft 2.5 in (5,550 mm)
Ground Clearance
 13.1 in (330 mm)
Dozer Blade Height
17.0 in (430 mm)
Independent Boom Swing Angle
78° Left / 55° Right
Min Front Swing Radius (Straight)
 7 ft 11.3 in (2,420 mm)
Min Front Swing Radius (Offset)
6 ft 5.8 in (1,975 mm)
Tail Swing Radius
4 ft 3.1 in (1,300 mm)


  • EPA Final Tier 4 Compliant with DPF
  • Turbocharged
  • Automatic Fuel Bleed System
  • Extended Life Coolant
  • Dual Element Air Filter
  • Automatic Idle
  • Engine Modes Include: Power, Eco and High Altitude
  • Engine Preheat Starting Aid
  • High Capacity Radiator
  • High Capacity Fuel Filters


  • Multi-Information Display Includes Digital Gauges for Coolant Temperature, Fuel Level, Engine Speed, PM (Particulate Matter) Accumulation, and Lift Load Percentage
  • Audible and/or Visual Alerts for Battery Level, Engine Oil Pressure, Fuel/Water Sensor, High Engine Coolant Temperature, Engine Air Filter Restriction, Low Fuel Level, Automatic Idel, Regeneration Status, Engine Preheat, Travel Speed Indicator, Work Light Indicator
  • 12 Volt System with 55 Amp Alternator
  • Multi-Function Switch Bank
  • Work Lights: Front and Side Halogen
  • Travel Alarm
  • Horn


  • Triple Flanged Track Rollers
  • Two-Speed Travel with Automatic Shift
  • High Torque Planetary Final Drive
  • Heavy Duty Dozer Blade with Float
  • Large Wrap Around Counterweight
  • 15.7" Rubber or Steel Tracks
  • Available 15.7" Road Liner Style Tracks
  • Available Power Angle Blade with Float and Bolt-on Cutting Edge that Angles 25° Right and Left


  • Variable Displacement, Pressure Compensating Pump
  • Cushioned Boom, Arm, and Swing Cylinders
  • Precise and Responsive Pilot Controls with Proportional Slide Switches for Auxiliary Circuits
  • Large Hydraulic Reservoir with Fluid Level Sight Gauge
  • Primary and Secondary Auxiliary Hydraulic Circuits Plumbed to Arm
  • Selectable One-Way and Two-Way Auxiliary Operation
  • Auxiliary Detent (Primary Circuit)
  • Primary Auxiliary Circuit with 3 Selectable Modes and in Cab Flow Adjustments
  • Secondary Auxiliary Circuit with Adjustable Flow Control System
  • Pilot Accumulator
  • High Capacity Side-by-Side Hydraulic Oil Cooler and Radiator


  • Main boom Cylinder Guard
  • Long Arm with Integrated Thumb Mount
  • Boom Holding Valve with Lift Overload Alarm
  • Available Dual Pin Position Bucket
  • Available Mechanical Bucket Quick Coupler
  • Available Main Pin Hydraulic Thumb


  • ROPS / TOPS / FOPS Four Post Canopy
  • Deluxe High Back Suspension Seat
  • Quick Change Control Pattern (ISO or SAE)
  • 2" Retractable Seat Belt
  • Available 3" Retractable Seat Belt
  • Available Cab with Air Conditioner, Heat, Defroster, Windshield Wiper and Washer, Skylight with Sunshade, AM / FM / MP3 Radio, 5.7" Color Monitor, 12v Power Outlet

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