The TB280FR is Takeuchi’s largest zero tail swing excavator.

Combined with an adjustable one piece offset boom, allows offers the operator the ability to work in very confined spaces.

The TB280FR excavator provides powerful 8.4-tonne excavating in work spaces that conventional excavators could not operate .


The TB280FR can slew 360 degrees almost within it’s own track footprint and the unique offset boom controlled by the kingpin re-positions the boom for the best possible excavating positions without moving the track position – where space is limited this feature is very effective where productivity is an issue the offset boom saves valuable time.

  • 8,486kg operating weight
  • 4545 mm dig depth
  • 46.7 kW engine
  • Rubber tracks
  • Two speed travel
  • FR offset system
  • Variable flow hydraulics
  • Servo controls