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TB325R Compact Excavator | 2.5 Tonne

The short tail-swing design of the TB325R Compact Excavator allows it to work next to buildings without the risk of damage to crucial parts at the rear of the machine.  Its compact dimensions make the TB325R ideal for urban environments where space can be limited.

Product Details


Operator Station
Cab or Canopy (ROPS / TOPS / OPG)
Large Wrap Around Counterweight
Colour Interactive Multi-Information Display / live engine data, error data fingertip hyd flow adjustment
Fully Adjustable Suspension Seat with intergrated retracting seat belt
Adjustable Arm Rests & Folding Drinks Holder
Cab- Skylight
Cab MW-FM/ MP3 Radio/ USB/Bluetooth with Stereo Speakers
Cab - Lift-Assist Front Window, Easy Remove and Stow-Away Lower Glass Panel
Blindside Dual Sliding Glass Window 60/40
Cab Multi-Vent Heater / De-Mister
Cab Mirror - Internal Rear View
Bolt-on Handrails - ( cab x 1, door x 1 )
Lockable Grease Gun and tool storage
Lockable document storage ( below seat).
Foot Rests & Foot Controlled Offset
Sealed Rocker Switches
Internal / Power Sockets - 12V / USB
Cab - Switched Roof Beacon Power Socket - 12V
Battery Isolator Switch
Hand Dial Electronic Throttle Control
Auto Tank Switch
Visual Indicator for Engine Preheat, Travel Speed, Water Temp and Fuel Gauge
Key functions Transition Between, `Engine data, Aux flow pre-sets and adjustments
Travel Alarm / Horn
Full LED work zone Lighting (Boom / Roof/ Internal)
TSS (Takeuchi Security System Immobilizer)
TFM (Takeuchi Fleet Management) - Optional
Stage V Ready < 19kw - Low Emission
Full access side opening & lockable engine hood
Mechanical Fuel Injection
Automatic Fuel Bleed System
Automatic Engine Idle Feature
Automatic Cold Start Device
Dual Fuel Filtration with Water Trap
Dual Element Air Filter
Engine Safe Start System
Large Cooling System Capacity 
Service Interval - 250 Hours
Hydraulic Pilot Controls with Pilot Accumulator
Cushioned Boom and Swing Cylinders
Main Boom and Blade Cylinder Guard
Automatic Slew Brake
Auxiliary Flow Adjustable via VDU
Multiple Attachment Presets
3rd Aux Pre-piped with Hitch Pipework, 2nd Aux Optional
Proportional Auxiliary Controls with Detent
Primary Auxiliary Circuit with switched Auto Tank
Switched 1/2-Way Aux Flow
Auxiliary Hydraulics with Independent Isolation Valves
Clustered Hydraulic Test Points
High Capacity Hydraulic Tank With Fill Level Sight Gauge
High Capacity Hydraulic Oil Cooler
Longer than Average Track Frame for Added Stability
Load Sensing Two Speed Travel with Automatic Shift
Maintenance Free Sealed Bearing Triple Flanged Track Rollers
Easy Tension Grease Filled Track Adjusters
Ground Level Hose Spiral Protection
Dozer Cylinder Protection Guard
Secure-Sure Anchor Points


Rated Output (kW)/RPM16.5/2200
Maximum Torque (Nm)85.1
Displacement (cc)1330
Electrical System12V - 40.0Ah
Operating Weight inclusive of bucket, hitch and fuel: Cab/Canopy (kg)2440 / 2310
Overall Length (transport) (mm)/ Dozer at rear 4020 / 4435
Width (mm)1500
Height Cab/Canopy (mm)2490 / 2420
Ground Clearance (mm)275
Dozer Blade (W x H) (mm)1500 x 300
Blade Range Up/Down (mm)
Min Front Swing Radius (mm)2005
Slew Radius (mm)825
Main System Pressure (bar)210
Pump Type variable x 2 + gear x 2
1st Aux Max Flow (l/min)40
1st Aux Max Pressure (bar) 210
2nd Aux Max Flow (l/min)14
2nd Aux Flow Pressure (bar)196
Standard Aux 1st & 3rd
Optional Aux 2nd & 4th
3rd Aux Used for Hitch
Slew Speed (rpm)8.9
Slew MotorAxial piston
Slew BrakeWet friction plate
Traction MotorAxial piston
Traction DrivePlanetary
Traction BrakeDisc
Track Width (mm)250
Ground Contact Length (mm)1510
Ground Pressure (kpa)29.1 / 27.6
Maximum Gradeability (degrees)25
Hydraulic System (l)48
Fuel Tank (l)31.2
Engine Lubrication (l)3.6
Cooling System (l)4.7
Noise Level Sound Power Level (LwA) 93 dB
Vibration Hand Arm / Body  m/sec²≤2.5 / ≤0.5
Hydraulic Breaker TKB102-S,
HitchHydraulic Quick Hitch.

Operating Dimensions

Max Digging Depth (mm) 2540
Max Dump Height (mm) 2775
Max Reach at Ground Level (mm) 4350
Max Vertical Digging Depth (mm) 2045
Max Bucket Digging Force (kN)19.3
Max Arm Digging Force (kN)11.3
Travel Speed (km/h)2.5 / 4.3
Operating weight inclusive of Bucket & Fuel (kg)2440 / 2310
Overall Length (mm)/ Dozer at rear4020 / 4435
Width (mm)1500
Height Cab/Canopy (mm)2490 / 2420
Ground Clearance (mm)275
Dozer Blade (W x H) (mm)1500 x 300
Min. Front Swing Radius (mm)1625
Tail Swing Radius (mm) 825
Boom Swing Angle (L/R)70°/55°
Boom Swing Angle ((L/R)70°/55°
Travel Speed (km/h)2.5 / 4.3

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)

Trust in Takeuchi for…

Compact and Convenient
The TB325R is from the NEW 3-SERIES of Takeuchi excavators.
A short tail, trailer towable 2.5 tonne compact excavator and weighs-in under 2.5 tonne for safe legal towing.


Stage V Ready <19kW
For maximum efficiency and power, does not require any exhaust after-treatment systems.

Power Performance
With a powerful 16.5kW engine output and breakout force of 19.3kN this compact short-tail mini excavator provides maximum power performance on site.

Maximum Operating Parameters
The optimized boom and arm design delivers excellent dig depth to 2540mm and ground reach to 4350mm.


Safe Legal Towing
The TB325R is fitted with secure-sure anchor points for the safest transportation.

Made For Tight Corners
With just 825mm tail swing radius the TB325R can work close to walls with minimum risk of damage.

Heavy-duty Counterweight
Protects key engine and hydraulic components from damage while delivering excellent stability. 

On-site Protection
The dozer and main boom cylinder guards offer maximum all round protection.

Protected Hydraulic Hoses
Spiral wrapped exposed auxiliary piping offers an extra level of on-site protection.

Heavy Duty Dozer
Dozer cylinder protection guard and ground level hydraulic pipework is spiral steel wrapped for maximum on site durability.

Strong Track Frame
Maintenance free triple flange sealed bearing rollers. Easy adjust grease filled track tensioning expanders improve track retention.

All Steel Construction
All access panels are key locked for added security on site. Lockable fuel tank and engine compartment.

Roomy Operator’s Station
Delivers excellent visibility and operator comfort while providing easy entry and exit. 
The large and roomy cab and canopy feature ergonomic design with easy-to-use pilot controls and a large colour VDU. 

Cab or Canopy
ROPS/FOPS/TOPS cab option or Four Post ROPS Canopy offers operator protection and peace of mind. 

Stylish Cab
Operators get a unique styled cab, large roomy and comfortable cab with folding cup holder. Radio MW-FM/ USB/ Bluetooth with stereo speakers and 12V power outlet.

Smooth Operation
Pilot controls combine with cushioned boom and swing cylinders help reduce shock and vibration and add to smoother operation.

Good Visibility
Excellent visibility with LED working lights and mirrors. Cab with lift assist front window with towable lower glass. 

Maximum All Day Comfort
Provides maximum comfort and visibility for all day operating. Good foot room with offset foot pedal and foot rests.

Easy Machine Maintenance
Clustered service points make for quick and easy regular service routines to maintain machine performance.

Hydraulic Access
Right side lockable service panel provides excellent access to the hydraulic tank, hydraulic filter, fuel tank, coolant expansion tank and grease gun storage point.

Rear Engine Access
Rear service door – allows access to the dipstick, engine oil fill, engine oil filter, air cleaner, battery, battery isolator switch and hydraulic pump pressure detection points.


Keep It Clean
TB325R compact excavator has a drain on the floor area provides easier clean out.

Service Amenities
 Lower service panel provides storage for tool bag as well as convenient access to the water separator. A remote gauge is also provided for assistance when refuelling.

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