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TB240 Compact Excavator | 4 Tonne

The TB240 compact excavator provides exceptional power and performance for a 4-tonne excavator. Complete with a wide working range and an excellent feature set as standard.
The cabin is spacious and well appointed ensuring operator comfort and efficiency. The 4 tonne excavator is popular with housebuilders and landscapers with excellent tool carrier versatility.

Product Details


Large Wrap Around Counterweight
Large Interactive Multi-Information Colour Display
Fully Adjustable Deluxe HighBack Suspension Seat
Adjustable Arm Rests and Drinks Holder
Air Con
Skylight with Sunshade/ Rain Guard
In Cab MW-FM/ MP3 Radio/ USB/Bluetooth
Lift-Assist Front Window, Easy Remove and Stow-Away Lower Glass Panel
Cab Mirror - 3 Blindspot Mirrors
Multi Vent Heater / De-mister
Full Foot Travel Pedals
Foot Rests & Foot Controlled Offset
Sealed Rocker Switches
Internal / External Ancillary Power Sockets - 12V
Switched Roof Beacon Power Socket - 12V
LED Workzone Lighting
Travel Alarm
Emergency Engine Shut-down Switch
Electrical Refuelling Pump
TSS (Takeuchi Security System Immobilizer) 
TFM (Takeuchi Fleet Management)
Stage V Ready - DPF - Low Emissions
DOC+DPF Exhaust After Treatment
High Pressure Common Rail Fuel Injection
Automatic Fuel Bleed System
Dual Fuel Filtration with Water Trap Sensor
Dual Element Air Filter
Automatic Idle
Working Modes: Standard, ECO and High Altitude
Service Interval - 500 hours
Hydraulic Pilot Controls with Pilot Accumulator
Cushioned Boom, Arm, and Swing Cylinders
Main Boom Cylinder Guard
Automatic Slew Brake
Boom and Arm Holding Check Valves
Lift Overload Alarm
Multiple Attachment Presets
Auxiliary Flow Adjustable via VDU
Proportional Auxiliary Controls with Detent
Auxiliary Hydraulics with Independent Isolation Valves
1/2-Way Flow Selector Valve
3rd Aux Pre-piped with Hitch Pipework, 2nd and 4th Aux Optional
High Capacity Hydraulic Tank with Fluid Level Sight Gauge
High Capacity Hydraulic Oil Cooler
Heavy Duty Dozer Blade with Float
Automatic Load Sensing 2 Speed Travel
Maintenance-free Sealed Bearing Triple Flanged Track Rollers
Easy Tension Grease Filled Track Adjusters
Ground Level Hose Spiral Protection
Dozer Cylinder Protection Guard
Tie Down Anchor Points


Rated Output (kW)/RPM26.7/2200
Maximum Torque (Nm)144.9
Displacement (cc)2189
Electrical System12volts 90 amp
Operating Weight inclusive of bucket, hitch and fuel (kg)4037
Overall Length for transport (mm)5085
Width (mm)1740
Height (mm)2490
Dozer Blade (W x H) (mm)1740 x 395
Ground Clearance (mm)295
Min Front Swing Radius (mm)1620
Slew Radius (mm)1365
Main System Pressure (bar)240
Pump TypeVariable x 2 + Gear x 2
1st Aux Max Flow (l/min)65
1st Aux Max Pressure (bar)206
2nd Aux Max Flow (l/min)23
2nd Aux Flow Pressure (bar)206
Standard Aux 1st & 3rd
Optional Aux 2nd & 4th 
3rd AuxUsed for Hitch
Slew Speed (rpm)9.6
Slew MotorConstant Volume Piston Motor
Slew BrakeWet Friction Plate
Traction MotorAxial Piston
Traction DrivePlanetary 
Traction BrakeDisc
Track Width (mm)350
Ground Contact Length (mm)1645
Ground Pressure (kpa)31.6
Maximum Gradeability30°
Hydraulic System (l)74
Fuel Tank (l)70
Engine Lubrication (l)7.4
Cooling System (l)9
Noise Level Sound Power Level (LwA) 96 dB
Vibration Hand Arm / Body  m/sec²≤2.5 / ≤0.5
Hydraulic BreakerTKB302-S,
HitchHydraulic Quick Hitch.

Operating Dimensions

Max Digging Depth (mm)3465
Max Dump Height (mm)3825
Max Reach at Ground Level (mm)5425
Max Vertical Digging Depth (mm)3725
Max Bucket Digging Force (kN)30.8
Max Arm Digging Force (kN)18.3
Travel Speed (km/h)2.9/5.3
Operating Weight inclusive of bucket and fuel (kg)4037
Overall Length for transport (mm)5085
Width (mm)1740
Height (mm)2490
Ground Clearance (mm)295
Dozer Blade (W x H) (mm)1740 x 395
Min Front Swing Radius (mm)1620
Slew Radius (mm)1365
Boom Swing Angle (L/R)57°/77°

Takeuchi Fleet Management (TFM)

TFM is installed on all Takeuchi machines above 4-tonnes, TFM is optional on machines under 4-tonnes.

TFM is a remote Telematics monitoring tool that utilises machine data to better manage your fleet, and to keep costs down by being alerted to machine performance and health.

TFM remotely connects users to their Takeuchi equipment by providing alerts and machine information including location, utilisation, performance, and maintenance data to give insights into where and how equipment is being operated.

Takeuchi is providing TFM free of charge during the initial warranty period. For continued Telematics support for your Takeuchi machines, customers can extend the TFM cover via the local Takeuchi dealership.

Download TFM UK Brochure (PDF)

TSS - Takeuchi Security System

Takeuchi security system as standard.

  • Only programmed keys for start-up
  • Un-programmed keys alert operator via VDU and alarm
  • Includes 1 red master and 3 black user keys (programme up to 13 user keys)

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Designed for Success
The TB240 design features a rounded body for improved visibility and functionality, and the conventional tail swing with reduced overhang provides outstanding stability. 

Stage V Ready – Low Emission
Powered by a 27.2kW Yanmar 4 cylinder engine with DPF, to meet Stage V emission regulations.

Hi-Spec Auto Functions
The TB240 offers auto idle, auto detent and jog-dial throttle –  all key features for maximum operating performance.

Pick Your Mode
Eco and High-Altitude modes allow the operator to choose the operating mode best suited to the application.


Stay in Your Seat
Hydraulic flow can now be adjusted from the comfort of the operator’s seat with two-way auxiliary hydraulics plumbed to the arm for greater attachment versatility. 

TB230 compact excavator boom arm with piping above the digger arm

Safety as Standard
Standard features include boom and arm holding check valves to maintain load control if hoses fail, complemented by a crane switch and audible lift overload alarm.

All Steel Construction
100% steel helps protect components and ensures long term durability.

Triple Flange Track Rollers
Provide increased roller to rail contact improving track retention for smother travel.

Wrap Around Counterweight
Protects key engine and hydraulic components from damage while delivering excellent stability. 

Shut-off Valve
Isolation valves simplify attachment installation and limit the release of hydraulic oil. Auxiliary attachments adjustable from your seat.

Added Protection
Boom and blade cylinder protection guard. Exposed ground level hydraulic hoses are spiral steel wrapped for added protection.

Reduced Shock
Cushioning on the heavy-duty boom, arm and swing cylinders improves component longevity, dependability  and operator comfort.

Comfort and Convenience
The operator’s cabin on the TB240 is well appointed and spacious for outstanding comfort.
Sky view  top window and sunshade along with MP3 Bluetooth and USB socket. 

Interactive Multi-Informational Display
Easy to read in all lighting conditions. Large visual display keeps the operator informed on the status of the machine including control of auxiliary flow settings.

All Day Comfort
All-round adjustable deluxe high back suspension seat. Radio and stereo speakers along with Air-con fitted  as standard.

Pilot Operated Joysticks
Deliver smooth precise responsive control. Combined with an adjustable arm rest to help provide a comfortable operating position for the precision pilot controls. 

LED Lighting
New style wider beam LED workzone lighting offers enhanced on-site visibility in low light conditions.

Large Foot Pedals
The cab is well appointed for outstanding comfort. Excellent in-cab foot and leg room, fully supported foot travel controls alongside foot rests and offset function pedal.

Maximum Access
Maximum accessibility for daily routine service. The large hinged and key lockable covers are accessed without any tools required – full 270° of service access.

Easy to Service
Reliable and service friendly, exceptional service access provides outstanding access to the control valve, hydraulic lines and hydraulic tank.

Lockable Fuel Fill
Electric refuelling pump . A remote gauge assists when refuelling and a self-bleed system for easy restarts if the machine runs out of fuel. 

Rear Engine Access
Provides convenient access to daily checks and routine maintenance points. 

On-board Power
Internal 12v and USB power sockets and switch activated external roof mounted beacon socket for site ready compliance.

Easy Track Maintenance
With grease filled easy service track adjusters and maintenance-free sealed bearing track rollers.