ATLANTA, GA – Takeuchi-US, an innovative global leader in compact equipment has launched the TB370 compact hydraulic excavator. This machine is the first in Takeuchi’s 300 series compact excavator line. The TB370 is in the 6-7 ton class and will be an exceptional machine for a wide range of customers including general contractors, landscapers, utility contractors, and the rental industry.
The TB370 features and operating weight of 14,793 lb, a dig depth of 13’ 4.8”, maximum reach of 21’ 11.3”, and a bucket breakout force of 14,613 lb. Powering the TB370 is a Kubota V2607-CR-TE5B turbocharged diesel engine that is US EPA Final Tier 4 emission compliant and delivers 56.8 hp and 157 ft-lb of torque. The TB370 also features a load sensing hydraulic system that provides over 31 gpm of auxiliary hydraulic flow making it an extremely versatile, powerful, and efficient machine.
As the first model in the 300 series line-up, the TB370 has a wide range of state-of-the-art features that include an 8” touch screen multi-function color monitor with integrated air conditioner and radio functions. The automotive styled interior is completely redesigned and spacious enabling the operator to remain comfortable throughout the work day. An intuitive jog dial and switch panel gives the operator complete control of machine functions and features.
For greater versatility the TB370 will include first, second, and third auxiliary circuits that will allow the operator to run a wide range of attachments. The additional third circuit gives the operator the option of adding a hydraulic pin grabber coupler to simplify and improve attachment interchangeability.
“Takeuchi is extremely excited to advance the next generation of excavators” says Keith Kramlich, National Product and Training Manager at Takeuchi. “By adding the TB370 to our excavator line-up, Takeuchi continues its long-lasting tradition of innovation and technology that improves efficiency and performance. We are very pleased to offer our customers this new excavator option.”
The TB370 Compact Excavator is now available at Takeuchi dealers across the United States. To learn more about the TB370 – or any piece of Takeuchi equipment – visit www.takeuchi-us.com. And be sure to “Like” Takeuchi on Facebook and follow them on Twitter @TakeuchiMFG.
Takeuchi is an ISO 9001 certified manufacturer of an extensive line of compact track loaders, compact excavators, compact wheel loaders, and skid steer loaders. Founded in 1963, Takeuchi was the first company to introduce the compact excavator to North America, setting the stage for one of the highest growth product segments ever introduced in the compact equipment market. The compact excavator has become a main line product for both rental and construction/utility companies. Takeuchi continued to lead the compact construction industry with the introduction of the first compact track loader to North America.
For more information, contact:
Tammie Snodgrass, National Marketing Manager
519 Bonnie Valentine Way Pendergrass, GA 30567
Information available at www.takeuchi-us.com