Backhoe and Fronthoe Thumb for Excavator

The mechanical thumb for a backhoe attaches to the boom and has 5 possible positions to help you stabilize materials which are hard to control.
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Details

Details

The mechanical thumb for a backhoe attaches to the boom and has 5 possible positions to help you stabilize materials which are hard to control. Simply fold it back or slide out of the way when not in use. Hands down the easiest way to upgrade your backhoe. Please measure your bucket before ordering to ensure a proper match. A mismatched thumb will result in damage to your backhoe, as larger backhoes have more bucket force. For example: if you mount a 25” thumb on a hoe that requires a 31” one, you will probably bend or break your equipment. Make sure that this thumb is at least the length of your bucket when measured from boom to the teeth or the warranty may voided if damage occurs.

Features:
- Bolt-on design
- Folds out of the way when not in use.
- Please measure your bucket before ordering
- 5 possible positions
- Fits backhoes with up to 3.25" boom width
- Kubota BH75, BX25, BX24, BX23, BX22, BT601, BT751, Woods BH6000 Groundbreaker Backhoe, Titan Fronthoe, Mahindra 1710 Backhoe 
 
Specifications
- Material: .4" steel body, and 1" steel support
- Jaw length: 16.5"
- Opening width: 3.25"
- Finish: Powder Coated
- Weight: 42 lbs

Additional Info

Additional Info

MPN BOBHT25X
SKU 122991
UPC 737069524467
Product Instructions N/A

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Thumb for BX23 works well with added plate.Review by Bob
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Very well built. Installs easily however when used on the Kubota BX23 backhoe model BT600 you will need to use a 1/4" steel plate spacer because the backhoe arm is only 3". Otherwise it is a great deal! (Posted on 2/15/2016)

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From bruce at Sep 21, 2016

Question: My John Deere boom is about 5" wide, can you do a thumb for that ?

Answer: We do not do custom orders at this time and we do not make thumbs for that width. Have a great day!

-Kaila Holt

From Brian at Sep 17, 2016

Question: Where on the boom should we measure for the 3.25"?

Answer: You would need to measure the width of the boom itself.

-Kaila Holt

From Taj Pietkiewicz at Aug 22, 2016

Question: I have a Kubota 4672 Backhoe with 16" bucket. I haven't been able to find any info about this thumb working with my backhoe. The dipper is 3" wide by 4" deep, so I know those dimensions work, but what is the overall thickness of the thumb when fully retracted? I'm worried the bucket will not be able to fully close into the dipper.

Thanks.

Answer: This Fits backhoes with up to 3.25" boom width. If you fall within that category, this will work for you.

-Kaila Holt

From Taj Pietkiewicz at Aug 22, 2016

Question: Hi,

I just asked a fitment question about fitting on a Kubota 4672 backhoe. Not concerned on the dipper dimensions, more of the clearance issues on the dipper and bucket. I may have mistakenly said the width of the bucket was 16", but it may actually be between 12-16", which would proportionally affect the depth of the bucket. Thanks.

Answer: This Fits backhoes with up to 3.25" boom width. If you fall within that category, this will work for you.

-Kaila Holt

From Tom at Jul 20, 2016

Question: I would like a bolt on thumb for my Terramite T5C. Do you have one that would fit? If not, could you make one that would?

Answer: As long as your boom width is 3.25" we have one that will fit great! Let us know if you have anymore questions. Have a great day.

-Jason M.

From paul at Apr 19, 2016

Question:  How well of a fit is this on a woods Bh6000 ground breaker backhoe do you need any modifications thank you

Answer: This thumb is designed to fit on arms that are 3.25" wide or smaller. If you are alot smaller, you would want to add shims to remove slack and free space. Thanks and have a great day!

-Ray

From Paul at Apr 8, 2016

Question: How well of a fit is this on a woods Bh6000 backhoe do you need any modifications thank you

Answer: This thumb is designed to fit on arms that are 3.25" wide or smaller. If you are alot smaller, you would want to add shims to remove slack and free space. Please let me know if you have any other questions or concerns. Thanks and have a great day! -Ray

From jeff scott at Feb 23, 2016

Question: Will this thumb fit a woods BH75 backhoe

Answer: This thumb is designed to fit the boom arms that are 3.25" wide or smaller. As long as the boom arm on your BH75 is no wide then 3.25", this will work fine. Please let me know if you have any questions. Thanks and have a great day!

-Ray

From Manfred at Feb 2, 2016

Question: Hi Team,
Would you please provide the length and width of the "thumb".
Thanks

Answer: We have a 24" length. It should have a width of 6".

-Scott

From Victor Witowski at Dec 20, 2015

Question: In a previous question, you ask the person what was the width of his bh boom arm. Can you advise the width that your thumb would fit. I have a Kioti KB2375 and could do some modifying if needed. Thank you

Answer: The thumb will be designed to fit boom arms that are 3.25" wide or smaller. Please let me know if you have any additional questions. Thanks and have a great day! -Ray

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