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TR8D 558" Capacity / Diesel
AutoIntelligence Feed Control AutoIntelligence Feed Control Zoom

AutoIntelligence Feed Control

A simple yet advanced electrical control system taking care of all the electrics on the machine. Historically electrics on plant and machinery are a troublesome – AutoIntelligence overcomes this with a completely water and vibration proof system designed and tested in the toughest environments. This system gives excellent usability and outstanding reliability, it will also make you aware when servicing is due and will recommend routine maintenance.

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High Speed Tracking High Speed Tracking Zoom

High Speed Tracking

Piggyback hydraulic pumps means gives high speed tracking and excellent torque

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Tracking Foot Plate Tracking Foot Plate Zoom

Tracking Foot Plate

Fold down foot plate to give safe and easy tracking

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Open Top Flywheel System Open Top Flywheel System Zoom

Open Top Flywheel System

Simply phenomenal velocity when chipping. Forst will throw the chip right to the front of your wagon due to the open top flywheel system with large gusseted draught fins at the rear. Chip is thrown, not blown meaning blockages on wet material are simply not a problem.

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Touch Button Feed Controls Touch Button Feed Controls Zoom

Touch Button Feed Controls

Illuminated touch pad, IP 69 rated feed controls to remove any possibility of water and vibration issues related to electrics. Easily located at either side of the hopper mean that you don’t have to lean over the hopper to use them.

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ForstGrip Feed Roller System ForstGrip Feed Roller System Zoom

ForstGrip Feed Roller System

The Forst Unique feedroller system with emphasis on exceptional crushing power. The ForstGrip top feed roller climbs on an arc toward the timber, pulling the material toward the flywheel and naturally climbing butt ends to make infeed grip exceptional. Twin high tension springs either side of the roller as well as the sheer weight and gravitational pull mean even the toughest forks and limbs are broken

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Removable Hopper

Removable Hopper

Hopper is easily removed by releasing 4 bolts to allow narrow access

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Central Greasing Bank Central Greasing Bank Zoom

Central Greasing Bank

Any bearings which need to be greased on Forst are all easily maintained by a central greasing bank, leaving no excuse for poor maintenance.

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TR8D 558" Capacity / Diesel

The industry's favourite 8” Tracked chipper now with a 55hp Doosan DPF diesel for unmatched performance and speed in processing timber and brash. Fast, hungry and robust, the TR8D builds on it reputation of performance with more speed and aggression. 

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3 Year Warranty as standard

Exactly what it says on the tin. Every New Forst Wood Chipper comes with an absolutely guaranteed, no quibble 3 Year Warranty. It’s all about making your life and job easy and that’s just what the 3 Year Warranty is designed to do. We’ll give you an excellent product and an outstanding warranty to make your purchase decision as straight forward as possible.

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Specification
Feed Roller System ForstGrip Feed Roller System
Flywheel System Open Top Flywheel (728 x 30mm) Twin 10” Blades
Engine 55hp Doosan DPF Diesel
No Stress System AutoIntelligence No Stress Device
Feed System AutoIntelligence Fully Water & Vibration Proof Touch Pads
Capacity 35 Litres
Noise Level Lwa 122dB
Machine Width 1385mm
Machine Length 2741mm
Machine Height (Chute On) 2490mm
Weight 1625kg
Features
Stage 5 Compliant 55HP Diesel

Stage 5 Compliant 55HP Diesel

Phenomenal performance from a 55hp Doosan DPF diesel. A robust and proven engine offering exceptional performance and chipping speed.  

High Speed Tracking

High Speed Tracking

Piggyback hydraulic pumps means gives high speed tracking and excellent torque

Clear easy fill fuel tank

Clear easy fill fuel tank

Clear easy fill 30/35 litre fuel tank with large neck for all types of filling method.

Simplicity of Maintenance

Simplicity of Maintenance

Two catches and two bolts to access the service part for the machine. One bolt to remove the anvil

ForstGrip Feed Roller System

ForstGrip Feed Roller System

The Forst Unique feedroller system with emphasis on exceptional crushing power. The ForstGrip top feed roller climbs on an arc toward the timber, pulling the material toward the flywheel and naturally climbing butt ends to make infeed grip exceptional. Twin high tension springs either side of the roller as well as the sheer weight and gravitational pull mean even the toughest forks and limbs are broken

Open Top Flywheel System

Open Top Flywheel System

Simply phenomenal velocity when chipping. Forst will throw the chip right to the front of your wagon due to the open top flywheel system with large gusseted draught fins at the rear. Chip is thrown, not blown meaning blockages on wet material are simply not a problem.

Autointelligence

Autointelligence

A simple yet advanced electrical control system taking care of all the electrics on the machine. Historically electrics on plant and machinery are a troublesome – AutoIntelligence overcomes this with a completely water and vibration proof system designed and tested in the toughest environments. This system gives excellent usability and outstanding reliability, it will also make you aware when servicing is due and will recommend routine maintenance.

Robust construction

Robust construction

No compromise in quality and strength - all fabrications are flanged and finished to a high standard

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The industry's favourite 8” Tracked chipper now with a 55hp Doosan DPF diesel for unmatched performance and speed in processing timber and brash. Fast, hungry and robust, the TR8D builds on it reputation of performance with more speed and aggression. 

Warranty Information

3 Year warranty as standard

Exactly what it says on the tin. Every New Forst Wood Chipper comes with an absolutely guaranteed, no quibble 3 Year Warranty. It’s all about making your life and job easy and that’s just what the 3 Year Warranty is designed to do. We’ll give you an excellent product and an outstanding warranty to make your purchase decision as straight forward as possible.

We won’t run away from the fact that we do have issues every now and then, and who doesn’t? The difference is that we’ll make sure you are supported when misfortune does occur and that you are kept on schedule and working at your best.

Any machine is only as good as the backup and support given by the manufacturer. With Forst you can be assured of a genuine Warranty to back you as well as a rock solid and high performance machine. Forst is the perfect work partner for any arboricultural contractor, tree surgeon, council or hire company. Make no mistake, Forst Wood Chippers are built to stand up to a hard life, and we’ll stand beside you all the way.

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