Originally Posted by Hollowellreid
We have a Takeuchi TB016 it has been a good little machine.
Had 1600 hours or so when we got it. Has a coupler with trenching, digging, and a clean up bucket. Also have a basic hydraulic thumb which is useful.
For landscaping etc. they are great machines.
Cruising the net; seems like people either love or hate the Taks. Looking at the specs, it seems like a pretty decent machine and a nice size.