FORST XR88" Capacity
Full 8” x 10” capacity throat with FörstGrip infeed, 50hp Kubota power pack and the formidable flywheel make this machine a sheer performance tool to ravage even the most awkward timber.Read more
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.Read more
|Feed Roller System||ForstGrip Feed Roller System – 8” x 10” (200 x 225mm)|
|Flywheel System||Open Top Flywheel (728 x 30mm) Twin 10” Blades|
|Engine||Kubota Diesel (V2203) 50hp Naturally Aspirated|
|No Stress System||AutoIntelligence No Stress Device|
|Feed System||AutoIntelligence Fully Water & Vibration Proof Touch Pads|
|Noise Level||Lwa 122dB|
|Machine Width - Closed (mm)||1510mm|
|Machine Width - Open (mm)||2020mm|
|Machine Height Closed (Chute On) (mm)||2521mm|
|Machine Height Open (Chute on) (mm)||2841mm|
This machine will get rid of chip seriously fast and hard even if it is wet and green. A massive benefit when throwing chip up the bankside thanks to the huge flywheel system with twin 10” blades.
50hp Kubota Diesel
No shortage of power from a 50hp Kubota diesel, this 4 cylinder power unit produces lots of low down torque making it a perfect combination with the large Först flywheel.
Robust build quality with heavy gauge steel where it is neede and plenty of support under the hopper to ensure the machine will stand up to the bounding produced when transported behind a tractor.
Optional Lighting Tower
An optional lighting tower to for night work gives not shortage of light. The Aluminium pump action mast with internal lighting cable extends to 3.5m and holds 2 x 4692 lumen LED lights to really turn night into day.
Traxion Embankment System + Speed
Tough and robust scissor action parallel leg system gives this machine exceptional versatility allowing you to expand and retract the legs independently to make for safe tracking on the bank side or simply to negotiate over obstacles.
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.
FORSTGRIP FEED ROLLER SYSTEM
Twin hydraulic horizontal feed roller system offering exceptional grip on timber. The large top feed lifts on an arc, climbing toward the timber rather than lifting straight up and down, this makes climbing butt ends exceptional. High tension due to twin heavy duty springs and a large bearings supporting either side of the top feed roller ensures strength and durability
Coupled with the new Traxion embankment system, this machine is rock solid and unbelievably stable on banks up to 35 degrees. This machine not only wins when it comes to ability to grip and remain stable on the bank, it has class leading ground clearance too which makes it all the easier for passing over rough terrain.
Direct drive hydraulics taken straight of the 50hp Kubota means this machine has amazing torque and tracking ability on the bank side, it is fast too, getting you to the worksite quicker.
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.