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Chipstar 180 MX Wood Chipper
Chipstar 180 MX Chipper Mulcher

Australian built 7" Wood Chipper designed and manufactured in Melbourne.

Standard Features:

  • Kubota 45hp Watercooled Diesel
  • Solid Steel Construction
  • Hardened Tool Steel Knives
  • Fully Rotational Ejector Chute
  • High Performance Twin Rim Disc
  • Lift & Crush System (Twin Hydraulic Ram)
  • Auto Feed Reverse Auto & Feed Leave
  • Auto Feed Anti Stall System
  • Variable Roller Feed Speed (Feed Rate Governor)
  • Emergency Stop System (Engine & Rollers)
  • Fail Safe Lockout On Disc Housing
  • Double Pump Live Hydraulics
  • Centrifugal Clutch
  • Lockable Instrument Box
  • Easy Access & Removable Covers
  • Tow Hitch
  • Jockey Wheel
  • Handbrake
  • All Operators Controls On Kerbside
  • Fitted with Safety Knee Bar


High capacity processing, uniform chipping, and ease of access to the internal mechanics make the TP 400 PTO K the professional choice for forestry chipping. The model is also adjustable enough to accept sliver breakers should finer chipping be required.

Capacity Infeed
Capacity 7″ (180mm)
Feed Rate Variable 35 lineal metres per minute (max)
Log Feed Two hydraulic feed rollers with twin ram lift and crush
Feed Hopper 800mm high by 1200 wide with fold down tray (tailgate)
Discharge Chute 360 degree rotational
Chip Size 16mm variable
Infeed Distance Operator to roller 1450mm
Throat Opening 180mm x 300mm
Standard Kubota 4cyl. 45 Hp Diesel with engine cover and debris screens
Cooling Water Cooled
Fuel Tank 40 Litres fitted with sight gauge
Air Cleaner Dual Element with pre cleaner
Mounts Rubber mounts on engine tray. Belt tension by single tension bolt.
Cutting Disc/Housing
Orientation 30° angle cut
Disc High kinetic energy twin rim, 740mm diameter
Bearings Twin row spherical roller 40 and 45mm diameter
Shaft 96mm at centre hub
Knives 4 knives of hardened tool steel, reversible and interchangeable
5 3/32″ long x 4″wide x 3/8″thick
Full width cut across face of anvil
Speed 1400rpm
Anvil 4 sided, adjustable and replaceable
Standard Tach/hour meter, key star switch
Auto shut-down engine protection.
Adjustable autofeed level
Drive System
Standard Centrifugal clutch
Disc Drive 3 belts
Electrical System
Voltage 12 VDC
Lights Tail, brake, indicator (LED), number plate
Braking System
Standard Hydraulic override or Electric
Hydraulic System
Tank 40 litres
Motor 400cc
Pump 2500 psi operating at 2000psi
Standard Forward-Neutral-Reverse wrap around control bar
Flow control to vary roller speed
Twin cylinder hydraulic lift and crush system for top feed roller.
Auto feed, anti-stall system.
Emergency stop button (Stops engine and roller)
Weight 1450kg (g.v.m.)
Length 3630mm (Tailgate Closed)
Height 2270mm
Width 1690mm
Operating Height 610mm (Nom.)
Axle single independent rubber torsion
Tyres 175 R14LT
Wheels 14″ x 6″
Tow Hitch 50mm ball coupling and safety chains (adjustable height).
Jockey Wheel Retractable
Colour Powder coated
Warranty 24 months limited against defective materials, design and workmanship
Manuals Operator, Hazard assessment, maintenance and spares