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 The TB290 is packed with a wide variety of standard features, such as, multiple working modes, first and second auxiliary hydraulics plumbed to the end of the arm, boom holding valve, and overload alarm delivering the customer unsurpassed value, performance, and versatility.  From the powerful and efficient turbocharged, Final Tier 4 compliant engine to the precise control of the load sensing hydraulic system, this versatile machine is at home on most any jobsite.  With 15 feet of dig depth and nearly 24.5 feet of reach, the TB290 is an outstanding alternative to the backhoe loader.
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Operating Weight
     Cab Rubber
18,630 lb (8,450 kg)
     Cab Steel  
19,145 lb (8,685 kg)
Maximum Digging Depth
15 ft 0 in (4,570 mm)
Maximum Dump Height
17 ft 3 in (5,270 mm)
Maximum Reach
24 ft 5 in (7,435 mm)
Maximum Bucket Breakout Force
16,565 lbs (7,514 kg)
Maximum Arm Digging Force
8,161 lb (3,702 kg)
Arm Length
7 ft 0 in (2,130 mm)
Slew speed
10.3 rpm
Traction Force
19,780 lb (8,972 kg)
Yanmar / 4TNV98CT
Tier Rating
EPA Final Tier 4
 4/202 cu in (3.3 L)
 69.2 hp (51.6 kW)
Rated Engine Speed
 2,000 rpm
Maximum Torque
 227.2 ft-lb @ 1,300 rpm (308 Nm)
Engine Lubrication
10.8 qt (10.2 L)
Cooling System
 14.8 qt (14.0 L)
Fuel Tank Capacity
 33.8 gal (128 L)
Fuel Consumption (65% of full load)
2.4 gal/hr (9.1 L/hr)
Electrical System
 12 volts / 80 amps
Traction Drive Type   
Planetary Reduction w/ Automatic Shift Down
Parking Brake
Spring Applied, Hydraulically Released
Track Roller Type
 Permanently Sealed, Triple Flanged Rollers
Track Rollers
 5 per side
Track Width
     Rubber / Road Liner
17.7 in (450 mm)
21.7 in (550 mm)
Maximum Travel Speed
     Low Range
1.6 mph (2.6 km/hr)
     High Range
3.1 mph (5.0 km/hr)
Pump Type
Load Sensing Piston Pumps w/ Two Gear Pumps
Total Hydraulic Flow
 62.5 gal/min (236.6 L/min)
Primary Auxiliary Hydraulic Flow 
 26.4 gal/min (100.0 L/min)
Secondary Auxiliary Hydraulic Flow
14.5 gal/min (55.0 L/min)
System Operating Pressure
 3,990 psi (27.5 MPa)
Hydraulic Reservoir Capacity
 19.3 gal (73.0 L)
Hydraulic System Capacity
 37.0 gal (140.0 L)
Maximum Dig Depth
 15 ft 0 in (4,572 mm)
Maximum Dump Height
 17 ft 3 in (5,258 mm)
Maximum Reach
 24 ft 5 in (7,435 mm)
Maximum Vertical Dig Depth
12 ft 6.4 in (3,820 mm)
Overall Width
 7 ft 7 in (2,300 mm)
Transport Height
 8 ft 5 in (2,565 mm)
Transport Length
 21 ft 10 in (6,660 mm)
Ground Clearance
 15 in (385 mm)
Dozer Blade Height
20.0 in (500 mm)
Independent Boom Swing Angle
70° Left / 60° Right
Min Front Swing Radius (Straight)
 8 ft 2 in (2,495 mm)
Min Front Swing Radius (Offset)
6 ft 8 in (2,030 mm)
Tail Swing Radius
5 ft 5 in (1,650 mm)


  • EPA Final Tier 4 Compliant with DPF
  • Turbocharged
  • Common Rail Injection
  • Automatic Fuel Bleed System
  • Extended Life Coolant
  • Dual Element Air Filter
  • Automatic Idle
  • Engine Modes Include: Power, Eco, and High Altitude
  • Automatic Preheat
  • 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, Fuel Filter Restriction, Low Fuel Level, Automatic Idle, Regeneration Status, Engine Preheat, Travel Speed Indicator, Work Light Indicator, and Blade Float Indicator
  • 12 Volt System with 80 Amp Alternator
  • Multi Function Switch Bank
  • Work Lights: Front and Side Halogen
  • Travel Alarm and Horn


  • Triple Flanged Track Rollers
  • Automatic Track Tensioning System
  • Sloped Frame with Open Centers
  • Two-Speed Travel with Automatic Shift
  • High Torque Planetary Final Drives
  • Heavy Duty Dozer Blade with Float
  • Large Wrap Around Counterweight
  • 17.7" Rubber Tracks
  • Available 17.7" Road Liner Tracks
  • Available 21.7" Steel Tracks
  • Available Power Angle Blade with Float and Bolt-on Cutting Edge that Angles 25° Right and Left


  • Load Sensing Hydraulic System
  • Cushioned Boom, Arm, and Swing Cylinders
  • Precise and Responsive Pilot Controls with Proportional Slide Switch for Auxiliary Circuit
  • Large Hydraulic Reservoir with Fluid Level Sight Gauge
  • Primary and Secondary Auxiliary Hydraulic Circuit 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 with Adjustable Flow Control System
  • Pilot Accumulator
  • High Capacity Side-by-Side Hydraulic Oil Cooler and Radiator


  • Dual Boom Cylinders
  • Boom Holding Valve with Lift Overload Alarm
  • Long Arm with Integrated Thumb Mount
  • Adjustable Bucket Linkage
  • Available Dual Pin Position Bucket
  • Available Heavy Duty Adjustable Bucket Coupler
  • Available Main Pin Hydraulic Thumb


  • Cab with Certified ROPS / FOPS / TOPS  Protection
  • Deluxe High Back Suspension Seat Features Adjustments for Height, Weight, Fore and Aft, and Tilt
  • Quick Change Control Pattern (ISO or SAE)
  • AM / FM / MP3 Radio
  • Automatic Climate Control System for Air Conditioning and Heat
  • 2" Retractable Seat Belt
  • Available 3" Retractable Seat Belt


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