Takeuchi TB230 Excavator

Takeuchi continues to raise the bar with the Takeuchi TB230 excavator.  With many updates and improvements, the TB230 excavator is characterized by its redesigned exterior that provides a modern appearance, better visibility, and improved service access. A well appointed, automotive styled interior includes a multi-function monitor, function switches, electronic throttle control, pilot controls with a proportional slide switch to control auxiliary hydraulic functions, and adjustable arm rests.  The Takeuchi TB230 compact excavator features a wider working range, delivers smooth efficient power, and is Final Tier 4 compliant meeting the latest EPA emissions requirements.

For more information, or to demo the Takeuchi TB230 excavatorplease call us at 1-800-DURANTE or visit one of our showrooms in the tri-state area. Don’t forget to ask about our 0% financing!

Performance. Durability. Operator Comfort. Serviceability.

Click the tabs below to view the Takeuchi TB230 mini excavator product specifications.

Max Dig Depth 
Max Dump Height 
Max Reach Ground Level 
Max Vertical Dig Depth 
Length (Transport) 
Ground Clearance 
Dozer Blade Height 
Independent Boom Swing Angle 
Minimum Front Swing Radius (Straight)   
Minimum Front Sing Radius (Offset)
Tail Swing Radius
10 ft 2 in (3,117 mm)
10 ft 5 in (3,190 mm)
15 ft 9 in (4,800 mm)
7 ft 2 in (2,190 mm)
4 ft 9 in (1,495 mm)
8 ft 0 in (2,445 mm)
15 ft 3 in (4,460 mm)
11.8 in (300 mm)
11.8 in (300 mm)
78° Left / 58° Right
6 ft 2.2 in (1,885 mm)
5 ft 0.4 in (1,535 mm)
4 ft 3 in (1,285 mm)

Operating Weight Canopy (w 165 lb operator)
Maximum Digging Depth
Maximum Dump Height
Maximum Reach
Maximum Bucket Breakout Force
Maximum Arm Digging Force
Arm Length
Slew speed
Traction Force
6,607 lbs (2,997 kg)
10 ft 2 in (3,117 mm)
10 ft 5 in (3,190 mm)
16 ft 1 in (4,900 mm)
6,471 lbs (2,935 kg)
2,900 lbs (1,325 kg)
4 ft 9 in (1,445 mm)
10.0 rpm
6,334 lbs (2,873 kg)


Traction Drive Type
Parking Brake 
Track Roller Type 
Track Rollers (per side)
Track Width 
Track Ground Contact Length            
Ground Pressure
Maximum Travel Speed 
Low Range
High Range
Hydrostatic drive system with automatic shift down
Spring applied, hydraulically released, multiple wet friction disk
Permanently sealed, triple flanged rollers
13.8 in (350 mm)
5 ft 5.1 in (1,653 mm)
3.9 psi (26.2 kPa)-

1.7 mph (2.7 km/hr)
3.0 mph (4.9 km/hr)

Pump Type
Total Hydraulic Flow (gpm) 
Primary Auxiliary Hydraulic Flow 
Secondary Auxiliary Hydraulic Flow                           
Main Relief Hydraulic Pressure  
Hydraulic Reservoir Capacity 
Hydraulic System Capacity
Two piston pumps with two gear pumps
24.2 gal / min (91.6 L)
13.4 gal / min (50.6 L / min)
3,046 psi (21,000 kPa)
7.1 gal (27.0 L)
13.5 gal (50.8 L)

Tier Rating 
Rated Engine Speed 
Maximum Torque
Engine Lubrication
Cooling System 
Fuel Tank Capacity
Fuel Consumption (65% of full load)                         
Electrical System
Yanmar /  3TNV88F
EPA Final Tier 4
3 / 81.0 cu in (1.3 L)
24.4 hp (18.2 kW)
2,400 rpm
63.0 ft-lb (85.3 Nm) @ 1,440 rpm
5.0 qt (4.7 L)
4.2 qt (4.0 L)
14.0 gal (53.0 L)
0.8 gal / hr (3.3 L/hr)
12 volts / 40 amps


  • EPA Final Tier 4 compliant
  • Automatic fuel bleed system
  • Extended life coolant
  • Dual element air cleaners
  • Automatic idle
  • Engine preheat starting aid
  • High capacity radiator
  • High capacity fuel filters


  • Multi-information display includes: digital gauges for coolant temperature, fuel / water sensor, high engine coolant temperature, engine air filter restriction, fuel filter restriction, low fuel level, automatic idle, engine preheat, travel speed indicator, work light indicator
  • 12 Volt system with 40 amp alternator
  • Multi-function switch bank
  • Front and right side halogen work lights
  • Travel alarm
  • Horn


  • Triple flanged track rollers
  • 2-Speed travel with automatic shift
  • High torque planetary final drives
  • Heavy duty dozer blade with float
  • Large wrap around counterweight
  • 11.8 in Rubber tracks
  • Available power angle blade with float and bolt-on cutting edge


  • Variable displacement, pressure compensating pump
  • Cushioned boom, and arm cylinders
  • Precise and responsive pilot controls with proportional slide switch for auxiliary circuit
  • Large hydraulic reservoir with fluid level sight gauge
  • Primary auxiliary hydraulic circuit plumbed to arm
  • Selectable one-way and two-way auxiliary operation
  • Auxiliary detent (primary circuit)
  • Primary auxiliary circuit with in cab flow adjustments
  • Pilot accumulator
  • High capacity hydraulic oil cooler


  • Single boom cylinder
  • Long arm with integrated thumb mount
  • Available dual pin position bucket
  • Available mechanical bucket quick coupler
  • Available main pin hydraulic thumb


  • ROPS / TOPS / FOPS Four post canopy
  • Deluxe high back suspension seat
  • 2 in  retractable seat belt
  • Available 3 in seat belt

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