18 Mpande Road, Sebenza, Edenvale, Gauteng.
P.O. Box 1296, Bedfordview, 2008. South Africa.

Wood Chipper Tractor Mounted with Gravity Feed & optional Grinder

Ritlee 225 Wood Chipper (Hout Kerver) Tractor Mounted, gravity feed with its various combinations

Ritlee 225 Wood Chipper Gravity feed Tractor Mounted

Will chip brush and wood to a diameter of 180 mm with ease, this will drop by up to 20% the dryer the wood. 6 cu meter of chips per hour. 

In 80% of the applications, Gravity feed is fine, Hydraulic feed comes in when chipping really bushy, thorny, rigid bush and trees like Acacia.

Is absolutely ideal for Macadamian Nut Plantations, Citrus, Avo, Eucalyptus, Wattle, Palm, Banana, Tea Tree etc– all branches with leaves no problem! Please advise if chipping Tea Tree for extraction– We have a great special design well proven discharge for this!

Our product is our best salesman. We have a good number working successfully out in the field, Let us know if you are wanting some contact details We have over 650 Gravity Feed units in the field (Mix of trailer and tractor mount)

Technical specs used on our 225 Tractor Mounted Gravity feed wood chipper (hout kerver):

All Ritlee 225 wood chipper drum and blade specifications illustration

All Ritlee 225 wood chipper drum, blade and anvil specifications illustration

Chipping, drum and belt drive on our 225 Tractor Mounted Gravity feed wood chipper:

225 Gravity feed wood chipper drive, blade, and chipping illustration from Ritlee

225 Gravity feed wood chipper drive, blade, and chipping illustration from Ritlee

Mk2 Grinder head fitted on discharge on all our 225 wood chippers both gravity and hydraulic feed!

Mk2 Grinding Head with different features

Mk2 Grinding Head with different features


Available in 3 basic configurations built to assist farmers with specific needs

  • Standard 225 Tractor Mounted Wood Chipper Self Feed (Gravity Feed wood Chipper)

Chipping Forestry waste and NOT burning which kills microbial and fungal life in the soil

Ritlee 225 wood chipper tractor mount chipping forestry waste after harvest to help recondition soils.

Ritlee 225 wood chipper tractor mount chipping forestry waste after harvest to help recondition soils.

Chipping forestry waste after harvest reconditions soils-- DO NOT burn

Chipping forestry waste after harvest reconditions soils– DO NOT burn

Handful of wood chips produced through our 225 wood chipper

Handful of wood chips produced through our 225 wood chipper

Handful of wood chips produced through our wood 225 chipper

Tea Tree chips chipped through our wood chipper in preparation for extraction of exotic oils

Tea Tree Chips chipped by Ritlee 225 wood chipper in preparation for oil extraction

Tea Tree Chips chipped by Ritlee 225 wood chipper in preparation for oil extraction

At this customer we were filling his kettle with chipped tea tree every 40 minutes

Ritlee 225 Tractor Mounted wood chipper in action chipping for bulking for composting.

Ritlee 225 wood chipper Gravity feed tractor mounted in action

Ritlee 225 wood chipper Gravity feed tractor mounted in action

  • NEW!! 225 Mk2 Tractor Mounted Wood Chipper with Grinder attachment
Link to Bush Feed related info

Link to Bush Feed related info

New and 3x more productive 225 wood chipper with grinder attachment (Is a grinder only OR with flip of lever a chipper only)

Ritlee 225 wood chipper with grinder tractor mounted Mk2

Ritlee 225 wood chipper with grinder tractor mounted Mk2

Ritlee 225 wood chipper gravity feed with Mk2 Grinder on display at Pietermaritzburg show

Ritlee 225 wood chipper gravity feed with Mk2 Grinder on display at Pietermaritzburg show

Typical screen used (3 Available 12, 15 and 20mm holes)

Looking up into grinder screen 15mm

Looking up into grinder screen 15mm

Mk2 grinder drive from Drum shaft

Mk2 grinder drive from Drum shaft

Here Swart Haak used as a feed

Chipped and ground Swart Haak using Ritlee 225 chipper

Chipped and ground Swart Haak using Ritlee 225 chipper with grinder

225 Std Tractor Mounted Wood Chipper with Grinder

Our 225 Standard tractor mount wood chipper with grinder attachment Mk1. Still available but Mk2 is recommended with all its latest changes advantages.

225 Chipper Mk1 with grinder-- Tractor Mounted

Tractor Chipper + Grinder for feed

Here Black wattle was chipped and ground for cattle feed

Black wattle chipped and ground with Ritlee 225 wood chipper gravity feed

Black wattle chipped and ground with Ritlee 225 wood chipper gravity feed

  • Standard 225 Tractor Mounted Wood Chipper with 90 deg Turn

Our 225 with 90 degree turn & 1:1 gearbox for chipping in rows and discharge chips under trees

Ritlee 225 Citrus or mac prunings chipper for row work with discharge under trees

Ritlee 225 Citrus or mac pruning chipper for row work with discharge under trees

Discharge profile of our “Citrus and Mac” 225 wood chipper with 90 deg turn

Discharge profile of citrus or mac 225 wood chipper

Discharge profile of citrus or mac 225 wood chipper

Note position of Gearbox and counter weight to keep unit level on tractor

225 Chipper Tractor Mounted 90 deg mounted on Vaaljapie tractor

225 Chipper Tractor Mounted 90 deg mounted on Vaaljapie tractor

Chips of Black Wattle through 225 chipper

Chips of Black Wattle through 225 chipper

Grindings of Black Wattle through 15mm screen

Grindings of Black Wattle through 15mm screen


Brief Technical explenation of 225 Gravity feed wood chippers

225 Standard Gravity Feed Tractor Mounted Wood Chipper. Self feed!

  • 4x B Section V-Belts so large tractors can be used (Min. 35kw)
  • Chips brush and wood to a diameter of 180 mm
  • Belts, Bearings, Pulleys etc are all over the counter sizes
  • Discharge rotatable 360 deg with flapper
  • Feed on left of Tractor – Discharge on Right – Fitted on Skids
  • +600 units working in field (Mix Trailer and Tractor)
  • Volumes are about +8 cu meter of chips per hour of hard wood and well on 20 cu meter per hour doing for example tea tree.Can chip soft wood like Banana, Strelitzia, Tea Tree, Palms, Coconut etc. with ease.
  • Blade is sharp on 2 x sides, weighs 2.8 kg with dimensions 26.6 cm (L) x 12.7 cm(W) x 1.27 cm (Thick)225

225 Tractor Mounted Wood Chipper  With Grinder

  • Fitted with 4x B Section V-Belts. large tractors can be used (Min. 35 kw – Wood diameter 180 mm)
  • Feed on left of Tractor – Discharge on Right – Fitted on Skids
  • Just after chipping drum there is a grinding chamber where all chips are ground down to a fine consistency (Ideal to complement cattle feed)
  • We have a 10 mm, 15 mm, and 20 mm sized grill through which grinder works.
  • Unit has Trap door under deflector
    • Open, then normal chipper
    • Then Closed, then all chips are contained and ground down to feed type consistency
  • If chipping and grinding for feed for cattle or game, try using the growth which is 2,5 years old and younger as this is where the highest proteins are found.

225 With 90 deg Rotation for Row Prunings Chipping Tractor Mounted Wood Chipper

  • Fitted with 4x B Section V-Belts so large tractors can be used (Min. 35 kw – Wood diameter 180 mm)
  • Has 1:1 ratio 90 deg gearbox with counter weight for balance when on 3 point. (Note cement platform on right side of chipper mounting frame on skids.
  • Feed at rear of tractor and discharge left or right under trees – Fitted on skids
  • Discharge has deflector/flapper fitted to guide chippings under trees.
  • Will chip wood and pruning branches with their leaves up to 180 mm diameter with ease!
  • Manufactured when ordered (10 working days)

Pamphlet Downloads

 Ritlee 225 Wood Chipper Pamphlet Download

  Bush to Beef General Info Pamphlet.

  Ritlee Range of equipment Download

  Ritlee 225 Chipper Tractor Mounted Demo Day Pamphlet Download

  Ritlee 225 Wood chipper pamphlet download

  Farmers Weekly writeup on our 225 chippers & feed story

 !Sieve Test through 15mm screen

 Landbou weekblad write up!


Videos of Ritlee 225 wood chippers, some with grinder Gravity feed tractor mounted

Standard 225 Tractor Mounted wood chipper Gravity Feed with grinder Mk2

Ritlee 225 Mk 2 Wood chipper with grinder for feed

Ritlee 225 Tractor Mtd Standard unit

225 Standard wood chipper Tractor Mounted Gravity feed

Ritlee 225 wood chipper with 90 deg turn


Related pages to visit on our web:

Ritlee 225 Trailer mounted gravity wood chipper URL

Ritlee 225 Trailer mounted gravity wood chipper URL

To Husqvarna range of equipment page

To Husqvarna range of equipment page URL

225 Hyd feed tractor mounted chipper URL

225 Hyd feed tractor mounted chipper URL

To BushFeed page on this web URL

To BushFeed page on this web URL


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