TB225 Compact Excavator

The new TB225 provides a powerful towable option in the 2.5 tonne weight class, complete with an extendable track frame from 1100 to 1500mm delivering massive accessibility and stability when digging.
The new TB225 is available in both cab and canopy.

The TB225 enjoys the power and output of a much bigger machine, a 16.5 kW Yanmar engine has more power and increased productivity combined with outstanding arm and bucket breakout force, (19.2 and 12.8 kN).

Large dig depth, reach and lifting capacity provide maximum productivity making the new Takeuchi a great choice for the most demanding applications. 

The TB225 features all steel construction, a spacious operator station, smooth hydraulic pilot joystick controls that deliver precise responsive controls and best in class engine output. 

Additional features include automatic fuel bleed system, standard auto decelaration, a large wraparound counterweight and hydraulically retractable track frame that can be adjusted from 1,100 mm to 1,500 mm.

The operator is protected by a ROPS / TOPS / OPG protective structure that keeps the operator safe and comfortable on any job site.

Automatic Step Down Travel Motors – Provide torque on demand when pushing, climbing, or turning in high speed mode.

Standard Auxiliary Hydraulics – with one auxiliary port as standard with 3 preset options (0-38.5 litres) and a quick in-cab switch setting for easy attachment changeover. 2nd and 3rd auxiliary available as a factory fitted option.

Shut-off Valve – Simplify attachment installation and limit the release of hydraulic oil.
Powerful Dig Forces – Takeuchi’s excellent arm and bucket power provide the perfect combination of power, speed, and versatility at your fingertips. 

Extendable track carriage can be adjusted from 1,100 mm to 1,500 mm – allows the machine to be configured for excellent working stability and optimum performance. The Dozer blade width is easily adjusted by using retained pin.

Now with New TSS - Takeuchi Security System as Standard 

  • only programmed keys for start-up
  • none programmed keys alert operators
  • standard includes 1 red master and 3 black user keys (can programme up to 13 user keys)

TB225 Specification

UK Specification - Long Dipper/Rubber Tracks


Make Yanmar
Model Yanmar / 3TNV82A
Rated Output (kW)/RPM 16.5 kW / 2,200 min-1
Maximum Torque (Nm) 84.1
Cylinders 3
Displacement (cc) 1330
Electrical System 12volts 58 amp

Dimensions & Weight

Operating Weight inclusive of bucket and fuel: Cab/Canopy (kg) 2376/2241
Overall Length (mm) 4375
Width (mm)
with Ext tracks 
1100 extending to 1500

Height Cab/Canopy (mm) 2430/2355
Ground Clearance (mm) 190
Min Front Swing Radius (mm) 1485
Tail Swing Radius (mm) 1240
Dozer Blade (W x H) (mm) 1100-1550 x 300

Operating Information

Max Digging Depth (mm) 2580
Max Dump Height (mm) 2875
Max Reach at Ground Level (mm) 4250
Max Vertical Digging Depth (mm) 2100
Max Bucket Digging Force (kN) 19.3
Max Arm Digging Force (kN) 12.8

Hydraulic System

Set Pressure (bar) 210
Pump Type Variable x 2  +  Gear x 2
Auxiliary Flow (l/min) 0-38.5

Swing System

Boom Swing Angle ( L/R) 75°/55°
Slew Speed (rpm) 9.7
Slew Motor Trachoid Gear
Slew Brake Disc


Traction Motor Axial Piston
Traction Drive Planetary
Traction Brake Disc
Track Width (mm) 250
Ground Contact Length (mm) 1415
Ground Pressure (kpa) 30.4 Cab 28.7 Canopy
Travel Speed (K/ph) 2.5-4.2
Maximum Gradeability 30°


Hydraulic System (l) 36
Fuel Tank (l) 30.5
Engine Lubrication (l) 3.6
Cooling System (l) 4.3

*Please refer to national guidelines for trailer towing legislation.