John Deere 260B Backhoe

260b backhoe moving dirt

Large property owners and small property owners alike will find the features of the 260B Backhoe deliver true operator value.

  • Large, easy-access step and hand brace
  • Upgraded valve provides smooth hydraulics for precise control
  • Available field-install thumb option
  • Stabilizer, boom and swing locks accessible from the operator’s seat
Specs
Key Specs:
Digging depth1.9 m
6 ft, 2 in.
SAE dipperstick digging force5280 N
538 kg
1187 lb
SAE bucket digging force9056 N
924 kg
2036 lb
Swing arc150 degree (angle)
Boom lift capacity129 kg
285 lb
Transport height1.7 m
6 ft, 6 in.
Stabilizers spread width, up1.5 m
4 ft, 10 in.
Stabilizers spread width, down1.9 m
6 ft, 2 in.
Bucket widths0.2 m (8 in.)
0.3 m (12 in.)
0.4 m (16 in.)
Backhoe:
Swing arc150 degree (angle)
Bucket rotation180 degree (angle)
Boom lift capacity129 kg
285 lb
SAE dipperstick digging force5280 N
538 kg
1187 lb
SAE bucket digging force9056 N
924 kg
2036 lb
Angle of departure20 degree (angle)
Dimensions:
Digging depth1.9 m
6 ft, 2 in.
Loading height (bucket at 60 degrees)1.5 m
5 ft
Reach from center line of swing pivot2.6 m
8 ft, 8 in.
Transport height1.7 m
6 ft, 6 in.
Loading reach (bucket at 60 degrees)0.8 m
2 ft, 9 in.
Transport overhang0.9 m
3 ft, 1 in.
Undercut0.4 m
1 ft, 5 in.
Stabilizer typeStabilizers spread width, up
1.5 m
4 ft, 10 in.
Stabilizers spread width, down
1.9 m
6 ft, 2 in.
Hydraulic
Weight:
With 0.4-m (16-in.) bucket277 kg
610 lb
Bucket:
Bucket widthsSAE struck capacity
0.2 m (8 in.) - 0.011 m3 (0.42 cu ft)
0.3 m (12 in.) - 0.019 m3 (0.66 cu ft)
0.4 m (16 in.) - 0.025 m3 (0.9 cu ft)
Heaped capacity
0.2 m (8 in.) - 0.013 m3 (0.46 cu ft)
0.3 m (12 in.) - 0.022 m3 (0.76 cu ft)
0.4 m (16 in.) - 0.03 m3 (1.06 cu ft)
Shipping weight
0.2 m (8 in.) - 17 kg (38 lb)
0.3 m (12 in.) - 22 kg (49 lb)
0.4 m (16 in.) - 25 kg (55 lb)
0.2 m (8 in.)
0.3 m (12 in.)
0.4 m (16 in.)