Weighing in at 4000kg the TB240 is one of the most compact 4 tonne excavators available. Now superceeded by the TB240DPF.

Featuring a new styled compact cab with many enhanced features for heavy duty excavating the TB240 out performs in power  breakout force many other excavators in the 4-tonne weight class

Restyled for maximum operator comfort for all day operating the TB240 has a very roomy cab, plenty of foot room, good all round visibility along with useful features including: MP3 socket, more mirrors, armrests and adjustable seats.

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)

  • 4060kg operating weight
  • 3465mm dig depth
  • 27.2kw engine
  • Two speed travel
  • Electronic engine monitoring
  • Air conditioning as standard


  • TB240 Brochure
  • TB240 Lifting Chart

    Standard UK Specification - Long Dipper/Rubber Tracks


    Make Yanmar
    Model 4TNV88c zstb
    Rated Output (kW)/RPM 27.2/2200
    Maximum Torque (Nm) 142.6
    Cylinders 4
    Displacement (cc) 2189
    Electrical System 12volts

    Dimensions & Weight

    Operating Weight inclusive of bucket and fuel (kg) 4060
    Overall Length (mm) for transport 5085
    Width (mm) 1740
    Height (mm) 2490
    Ground Clearance (mm) 295
    Min Front Swing Radius (mm) 1620
    Slew Radius (mm) 1365
    Dozer Blade (W x H) (mm) 1740 x 395

    Operating Information

    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

    Hydraulic System

    Set Pressure (bar) 240
    Pump Type Variable Displacement
    Hydraulic Flow Aux Port (l/ min) 62

    Swing System

    Boom Swing Angle ( L/R) 55°/75°
    Slew Speed (rpm) 4.6
    Slew Motor constant volume piston motor
    Slew Brake Disc


    Traction Motor Variable Displacemnt
    Traction Drive Planetary Gear
    Traction Brake Wet Friction Plate
    Track Width (mm) 350
    Ground Contact Length (mm) 1645
    Ground Pressure (kpa) 31
    Travel Speed (km/h) 2.9/5.3
    Maximum Gradeability 30°


    Hydraulic System (l) 74
    Fuel Tank (l) 70
    Engine Lubrication (l) 7.4
    Cooling System (l) 9

    OPTIONS;  Takeuchi Hydraulic Breaker  TKB302-S, Hydraulic Quick Hitch.