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Is Takeuchi a good brand?
Among mini excavator makers, both Bobcat and Takeuchi have earned reputations for being reliable, versatile and well built, and the Takeuchi TB135 and Bobcat 331 models are both well-regarded within the industry for being excellent mini excavator choices.
What does Takeuchi mean?
Takeuchi (Japanese: 竹内; “within bamboo” or Japanese: 武内; “warrior household”) is a Japanese surname. It is common in west-central Japan, and is pronounced Takenouchi (Take-no-uchi) by some bearers.
Does Takeuchi make Gehl?
Takeuchi makes the tracked loader for Gehl and they are virtually identical except for paint. Mine is the Gehl version of the smaller model and it appears to be meticulously designed and assembled….
Where are Takeuchi made?
Are Gehl and Mustang the same?
Gehl acquired Mustang in 1997 and then was acquired by Manitou Group in 2008, a French company with similar family roots….
How much is a new mini excavator?
A new mini excavator with a 10′ dig depth and 20 to 30 hp has an average cost between $30,000 and $40,000. A new mini excavator with a 12′ or deeper dig depth and 40-plus hp has an average cost around $60,000. Attachments have an additional cost, with add-ons such as buckets costing as much as $4,000.
How many hours does a mini excavator last?
How many hours is a lot for an excavator?
I think the ‘sweet spot’ for value on an excavator is somewhere in the 2000-3000 hour area, and then the 6-8000 hour area. Over 10000 can still be a good machine, but could be close to a 15k engine or pump, plus most 10k on up machines I see the u/c is getting weak….
How much does a new excavator cost?
Purchased new, a full-sized excavator costs anywhere from $100,000 to $500,000. Small excavators weighing 10 to 15 tons usually cost anywhere from $80,000 to $150,000. Mid-sized excavators weighing 15 to 20 tons (the most common size) generally range in price from $100,000 to $200,000….