Quite simply, Bandit® hand-fed chippers set the bar that other manufacturers aspire to reach. Bandit offers a wide range of disc and drum style chippers for any market, with capacities ranging from 4” to 21.”
Companies seeking a highly productive, compact drum-style chipper turn to the Intimidator™ 12XP. Featuring a 24-inch diameter drum with a large 13-inch by 17-inch throat opening, it easily process large brush stacks and limbs. Powerful dual feed wheels mounted in Bandit’s proven Slide Box Feed System provide direct down pressure to material entering the chipper, requiring little-to-no trim work on material before feeding it through the chipper.
The Intimidator 12XPC is for professionals focused on trimming, yet is rugged enough to chip 12” diameter material. It’s particularly popular with rental companies, utilities and tree care companies because of its maneuverability and cost-effective performance. Its compact design makes the 12XPC easy to tow and position, and its feed rate of 120 feet per minute quickly converts large quantities of brush into dimensional chips. Gasoline and diesel engine options up to 89 horsepower will keep the crew busy feeding and Bandit’s solid construction will provide years of dependable service.
The Intimidator™ 15XP is a dominating chipper in the 15-inch drum chipper category thanks to an unbeatable combination of performance, fuel economy and durability. It chips with an oversized drum and features a large 17.75-inch by 18.5-inch throat opening to easily process big limbs, forked material and moderately sized trees. Dual feed wheels in Bandit’s Slide Box Feed System provide exceptional pulling power, making the Intimidator 15XP one of the most popular hand-fed chippers on the market.
Tree care professionals, municipalities and rental companies seeking a compact-yet powerful 15” capacity drum chipper turn to the Intimidator 15XPC. This impressive chipper features a 24” diameter chipping drum and at 7,198 lbs. it’s easily towable. Built stronger using the highest quality components and assembled with solid welded construction, the Intimidator 15XPC will outperform and outlast all other 15” capacity drum chippers on the market.
The Intimidator™ 18XP is Bandit’s most popular hand-fed drum-style chipper. With a 19.75-inch by 20.5-inch throat opening, 37-inch diameter drum, aggressive engine options and Bandit’s Slide Box Feed System it absolutely dominates everything else in the 18-inch chipper category. It’s designed for tree services and municipalities that regularly work both small projects and big takedowns, yet still want a machine that’s easy to maneuver and transport.
Available in several configurations, the Intimidator™ 19XP delivers a 20.5-inch by 26-inch chipper opening and Bandit’s Slide Box Feed System to handle large limbs, forked branches and whole trees. Designed for tree services performing large takedowns, the Intimidator 19XP chips with a 37-inch diameter drum. Depending on options it can be configured as a single-axle chipper under 10,000 pounds, or as a tandem-axle heavy-duty machine with a larger feed system and higher horsepower options.
With a rated chipping capacity of 21 inches, a huge 24.5-inch by 26-inch chipper throat opening, Bandit’s Slide Box Feed System and engine options up to 350 horsepower, the Intimidator™ 21XP is simply the ultimate hand-fed chipper. This machine has no problem processing large whole trees, and is designed for tree services specializing in large tree takedowns, land clearing operations, or any projects requiring the highest levels of production and performance.
A long-time favorite machine for low-maintenance, high-production fleet use, the no-frills Model 1690 delivers cost-effective performance and exceptional durability with simple operation. Still popular with utility clearing crews and large-scale fleets, the Model 1690 Conventional features a 10-inch by 16-inch throat opening and 16-inch diameter, four-knife chipping drum to aggressively process brush and limbs. Chips exit through a stationary discharge.
For over 15 years, the Bandit® Model 65XP has served as the mainstay brush chipper for both rental companies and tree service professionals. Compact in stature but big on performance, the Model 65XP features a wide throat opening that’s twice the size of most other chippers in the 6-inch category. The Model 65XP uses a chipping disc placed at a 90-degree angle to the infeed opening, making it much more effective at chipping smaller diameter brush, limbs, and viney material.
The Bandit® Model 75XP is an outstanding chipper for tree services performing medium-duty trimming, and as a high-production, low-maintenance rental unit. A wide throat opening and powerful horizontal feed wheel help this overachieving chipper process stubborn branches and small trees without difficulty. The Model 75XP uses a chipping disc placed at a 90-degree angle to the infeed opening, making it much more effective at chipping small diameter brush and viney material than other chippers in this class.
The Bandit® Model 90XP has a distinguished career of well over 20 years, serving tree care professionals, rental companies and municipalities needing a productive, cost-effective, and durable chipper. Whether working brush clearing, utility clearing, or rental duties, this fleet-favorite features a wide throat opening and Bandit’s proven Slide Box Feed System. It’s extremely productive and efficient in processing large amounts of brush at once, as well as big limbs and small trees.
The 9-inch capacity Bandit® Model 95XP was specifically designed to handle difficult-to-process fibrous material like palm fronds and vines. While most disc-style chippers have a cutting disc mounted on an approximate 45-degree angle, the Model 95XP chips perpendicular to the material entering the chipper. A single feed wheel allows the feed system to be mounted close to the disc, delivering better cuts while reducing the likelihood of vines or stringy material getting wrapped around the disc.
For a quarter century, 12-inch capacity Brush Bandit® disc-style chippers have served tree care professionals and municipalities around the world. The Model 150XP is Bandit’s most compact 12-inch disc chipper, featuring a 14-inch by 17-inch chipper throat opening and dual feed wheels mounted in Bandit’s proven Slide Box Feed System, providing direct down pressure to easily pull in, crush and compress brush, large limbs, and small trees with minimal trimming required.
For a quarter century, 12-inch capacity Brush Bandit® disc-style chippers have served tree care professionals and municipalities around the world. The Model 200 Utility Chipper continues this legacy as a cost-effective, lightweight, highly productive fleet machine with a large 14-inch by 17-inch chipper throat opening and Bandit’s Slide Box Feed System. It’s designed for companies frequently involved in utility clearing, lot clearing, right-of-way maintenance and similar operations.
For a quarter century, 12-inch capacity Brush Bandit® disc-style chippers have served tree care professionals and municipalities around the world. The mid-size Model 200XP blends capability, available options and excellent performance. With a 14-inch by 17-inch throat opening and dual feed wheels in Bandit’s Slide Box Feed system, it’s a favorite for municipalities and tree services seeking a powerful chipper that’s still compact and maneuverable.
For a quarter century, 12-inch capacity Brush Bandit® disc-style chippers have served tree care professionals and municipalities around the world. With over 20,000 units in operation, the Model 250XP is easily the most widely used Brush Bandit chipper in the lineup. Officially rated as a 12-inch capacity chipper, the Model 250XP features a huge 12.5-inch by 19-inch throat opening, fed by powerful dual feed wheels mounted in Bandit’s proven Slide Box Feed System.
The Bandit® Model 255XP was designed for customers involved in more traditional tree care work as well as occasional large tree takedowns, combining a single-axle design for maneuverability with impressive capabilities for processing large material. Featuring a 15-inch by 25-inch chipper throat opening and aggressive engine options, the Model 255XP has no problem chipping large limbs and trees quickly and efficiently.
Bandit’s largest hand-fed disc-style chipper is designed for tree service professionals regularly involved in large tree takedowns. This 18-inch capacity chipper features a large 18.5-inch by 20-inch throat opening to easily accept multiple branches and whole trees. Using Bandit’s proven Slide Box Feed System, the Model 280XP has no problem pulling in big trees, crushing limby, forked branches, or processing multiple stems at once.
Available in several configurations, the Model 490XP can easily process prunings and small limbs from backyard projects, orchards, farms, and much more. Equipped with a simple drop-feed system, a 10-inch diameter drum, a 360-degree discharge and an 18-horsepower engine, the Model 490XP is as productive as it is portable. This cost-effective chipper weighs just 500 pounds and is an ideal unit for rental companies as well as homeowners.
Available on select Bandit® disc-style chippers, these specialty units feature the chipper mounted on a turntable with a large, hydraulically operated chip box mounted on a single trailer.