Atlanta, GA: Takeuchi-US, a global innovation leader is pleased to announce the release of its newest compact excavator, the TB250-2. The TB250-2 provides Takeuchi with a true 5t excavator offering that is well suited for a wide range of applications including landscape, general contracting, and rental. It weighs just over 10,957 pounds (canopy) and features a long arm with integrated thumb mount, and it has a max dig depth of 12 ft. 4.8 in. The TB250-2 features the Takeuchi Fleet Management telematics system or TFM. This system allows the owner to view machine vitals, location, utilization, performance, and maintenance data remotely and can be instrumental in ensuring machine uptime and availability.

A four pump hydraulic system provides exceptional multi-function capability and precision pilot joysticks deliver smooth, metered control. The TB250-2 is an excellent attachment platform. The primary auxiliary circuit delivers 24.2 gpm and it is controlled using a proportional slide switch located on the left hand joystick. The multi-function monitor makes it possible to adjust hydraulic ow rates from the cabin, and there are multiple presets so attachments can be exchanged quickly and easily. Additionally, detent mode provides continuous oil ow for various types of hydraulically driven attachments helping to improve effciency and reduce fatigue.

Not only will the operator be more productive with this machine, they will also be more comfortable in the spacious cabin. The automotive-styled interior is equipped with a high capacity HVAC system to keep them comfortable throughout the year, and rocker switches provide a wide range of functions. A large multifunction monitor keeps the operator informed of machine health and performance and it is easy to read in varying light conditions. The deluxe high back suspension seat features multiple adjustments for height, weight, fore and aft positions, and tilt for greater comfort and customization.

Serviceability of the TB250-2 is easy to perform due to the large hoods that open overhead providing access to key daily inspection points, pattern change valve, selector valve, control valve, battery, and toolbox. All grease points are clearly marked and easy to locate down one side of the machine. The fuel ll is located behind a lockable access panel and features a site gauge to simplify refueling.

“Takeuchi is excited about the addition of the TB250-2 to the excavator line, and we look forward to providing today’s contractors with a machine that will meet and exceed their expectations on the most demanding jobsites,” says Mike Ross, Director of Product. “Listening to our customers is key to our success and we incorporate that feedback into each and every Takeuchi product to ensure the build quality, performance, and value is unmatched.”

The TB250-2 excavator is now available and for more information on it or any Takeuchi product please visit our website at www.takeuchi-us.com, and be sure to follow Takeuchi on Facebook or Twitter @TakeuchiMFG.

About Takeuchi

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 rst compact track loader to North America.

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The TB250-2 is Takeuchi’s newest excavator in the 5 ton weight class filling the space between the current TB240 and TB260 models. It has an operating weight of 10,957 lbs. (canopy) to 11,288 lbs. (cab), a dig depth of 12’ 4.8” and max reach of over 20’.  Its 39 hp engine is Tier 4 final meeting all current EPA emissions regulations and provides outstanding access to all daily service points.  The TB250-2 will come equipped with a primary auxiliary circuit capable of 24.2 gpm of flow making it an outstanding platform for many different hydraulic attachments.