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Takeuchi continues to raise the bar with the TB240 compact excavator.  With many updates and improvements, the TB240 is characterized by its redesigned exterior that provides a modern appearance, better visibility, and improved service access. A well appointed, automotive styled interior includes a multi-function monitor, function switches, electronic throttle control, pilot controls with a proportional slide switch to control auxiliary hydraulic functions, and adjustable arm rests.  The TB240 now features a more powerful four cylinder engine that delivers over 20% more horsepower, provides smooth efficient power, and is Final Tier 4 compliant meeting the latest EPA emissions requirements.

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Operating Weight Canopy
8,570 lbs (3,890 kg)
Maximum Digging Depth
11 ft 4.4 in (3,465 mm)
Maximum Dump Height
12 ft 6.7 in (3,828 mm)
Maximum Reach
18 ft 2.3 in (5,545 mm)
Maximum Bucket Breakout Force
9,959 lbs (4,517 kg)
Maximum Arm Digging Force
4,110 lbs (1,864 kg)
Arm Length
5 ft 3 in (1,600 mm)
Slew speed
9.6 rpm
Traction Force
9,533 lbs (4,324 kg)
 Yanmar / 4TNV88C
Tier Rating
EPA Final Tier 4
 4 / 133.6 cu in (2.2 L)
 35.8 hp (26.7 Kw)
Rated Engine Speed
 2,200 rpm
Maximum Torque
 102.6 ft-lb @ 1,430 rpm (139.1 Nm)
Engine Lubrication
 7.8 qt (7.4 L)
Cooling System
 9.5 qt (9.0 L)
Fuel Tank Capacity
 18.5 gal (70.0 L)
Fuel Consumption (65% of full load)
 1.2 gal / hr (4.8 L/hr)
Electrical System
 12 volts / 40 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
 4 per side
Track Width
 13.8 in (350 mm)
Track Ground Contact Length 
5 ft 5.1 in (1,653 mm)
Ground Pressure
4.4 psi (30.2 kPa)
Maximum Travel Speed
     Low Range
1.8 mph (2.9 km/hr)
     High Range
3.3 mph (5.3 km/hr)
Pump Type
Two Piston Pumps w/ Two Gear Pumps
Total Hydraulic Flow
 30.6 gal / min (115.8 L / min)
Primary Auxiliary Hydraulic Flow 
 17.1 gal / min (64.9 L / min)
System Operating Pressure
 3,481 psi (24.0 MPa)
Hydraulic Reservoir Capacity
 10.8 gal (41.0 L)
Hydraulic System Capacity
 19.5 gal (74.0 L)
Maximum Dig Depth
 11 ft 4.4 in (3,465 mm)
Maximum Dump Height
 12 ft 6.7 in (3,828 mm)
Maximum Reach Ground Level
 17 ft 9.6 in (5,425 mm)
Maximum Vertical Dig Depth
8 ft 8.9 in (2,665 mm)
Overall Width
 5 ft 8.5 in (1,740 mm)
Transport Height
 8 ft 2.6 in (2,505 mm)
Transport Length
 16 ft 8.2 in (5,085 mm)
Ground Clearance
 11.6 in (295 mm)
Dozer Blade Height
15.5 in (395 mm)
Independent Boom Swing Angle 
76° Left / 58° Right
Minimum Front Swing Radius (Straight)
6 ft 8.2 in (2,037 mm)
Minimum Front Swing Radius (Offset)
 5 ft 4 in (1,626 mm)
Tail Swing Radius
4 ft 5.7 in (1,365 mm)


  • EPA Final Tier 4 Compliant with DPF
  • 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, Fuel Filter Restriction, Low Fuel Level, Automatic Idle, Regeneration Status, Engine Preheat, Travel Speed Indicator, Work Light Sensor
  • 12 Volt System with 40 Amp Alternator
  • Multi-Function Switch Bank
  • Work Lights: Boom and Side Halogen
  • Travel Alarm
  • Horn


  • Triple Flange Track Rollers
  • Two-Speed Travel with Automatic Shift
  • High Torque Planetary Final Drive
  • Heavy Duty Dozer Blade with Float
  • Large Wrap Around Counterweight
  • 13.8" Rubber or Steel 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 Switch for Auxiliary Circuit
  • Large Hydraulic Reservoir with Fluid Level Sight Gauge
  • Primary Auxiliary Hydraulic Circuit Plumbed to Arm
  • Selectable One-Way and Two-Way Auxiliary Operation
  • Auxiliary Detent (Primary Circuit)
  • Primary Auxiliary Circuit Features Multiple Attachment Settings and In Cab Flow Adjustments
  • Pilot Accumulator
  • High Capacity Hydraulic Oil Cooler


  • Main Boom Cylinder Guard
  • Long Arm with Integrated Thumb Mount
  • 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 with Adjustable Arm Rests
  • Quick Change Control Pattern (ISO or SAE)
  • Proportional Slide Switch for Auxiliary Hydraulics
  • 2" Retractable Seat Belt
  • Available 3" Retractable Seat Belt
  • Available Cab with Air Conditioner, Heat Defrost, Windshield Wiper and Washer, Skylight with Sunshade, AM / FM / MP3 Radio, 12v Power Outlet

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