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Wood Chipper - Trailer Mounted - 225 Gravity Feed

Ritlee manufacture and supply a wide range of Agricultural Equipment and Machinery specifically suited to the Southern African climate and agricultural needs. All our products undergo rigorous testing and research to ensure they meet the requirements needed.
Trailer mounted gravity feed wood chipper and chipper with grinder

Trailer Mounted Gravity Feed Wood Chipper drum style with 2 chipper blades.

Wood Chipper All are typically yellow in colour and capable to handle wood to a diameter of 190mm.

Available in 2 Models:

  • Ritlee 225 Wood chipper trailer mounted with gravity feed fitted with 35Hp Twin Briggs. Will chip from brushy material to wood with a diameter of 190mm
  • Wood chipper with grinder on trailer gravity feed Model 190mm capacity as chipper and by flipping a lever can grind the chips through a screen from 8 to 20mm
  • Tractor mounted units also available

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Product Description

Trailer Mounted Gravity Feed Wood Chipper Models For Sale

Trailer Mounted 225 Wood Chipper is manufactured specifically for southern African climates, typical operators and SA Conditions . Woodchipper

We sold our first 2x drum style woodchipper back in 2004 to two loyal customers One in Ghana and one in Tzaneen.– I rescently confirmed with customers– both still working well

Since then to end 2021 we have well over 600 Gravity feed wood chippers working in the field– ie mix of tractor and trailer mounts

2x Trailer Mounted Wood Chipper models for sale:

Wood chipper trailer mounted Ritlee manufacture drum style 190mm capacity

225 Trailer Mounted Wood Chipper – Built for general H/Duty chipping work for mulching, composting, prunings, clearing, sawmill waste control, chipping waste after harvest.

225 Trailer Mounted Wood Chipper with Grinder Ritlee manufacture 190mm capacity

225 Trailer Mounted Wood Chipper with Grinder – Built for chipping and grinding bushfeed bush and trees into a consistency ideal for cattle, goat and game feed in one pass

To Gravity Tractor mounted wood chippers

Technical Specifications for all above models

  • Chipping Capacity: 190mm diameter wood down to brush (with ease)
  • Feed throat opening:  258 x 200mm
  • Tray angled:  460 x 911 x 1000 deep with slotted rubber curtain for extra safety
  • Blades:  2x High quality 12mm thick 2 sharp sided
    • Hardened from 47 to 58 HRC in oil and salt bath @ 1040 deg centigrade.
    • Weighs 2.8 kg.
    • Dimensions 26.6 cm (L) x 12.7 cm(W) x 1.27 cm (Thick)
    • Can be sharpened up to 5 times on each edge (10x Edges)
    • Width of blade new: 127mm — Can be sharpened 5x per edge down to MINIMUM 115mm wide.
  • Anvil: 4 sided with locater bolts as well as locking in position bolts
  • Blade mounting in drum: With 4x fine thread HD bolts through single 4 holed locking plate — Unique to Ritlee 225
  • Drum: 400Kg Dynamically precision balanced 12mm side wall and 10mm drum wall on 50mm carrier shaft
      • Drum has sealable bleeder hole for discharge of water if it gets into drum to maintain perfect balance.
  • Drum Drive: 3x B Section V-Belts strong enough for all power options of drive
  • Chassis Carrier : 2,5mm rectangular steel profile
    • Double reinforced at drive area. Slotted at all tensioning, mounting and setting areas
    • Trailer used is delivered with full roadworthy for customer to register in his name.
    • Has lighting, indicators, Jockey.
    • Trailer has anti theft Dot Matrix and certificate.
    • Perfectly balanced– Can be towed at highest legal road speed of 120km/hour on national roads.
  • Production average: 12 to 16 cu meter per hour  (Grinding obviously lower)
  • Hour Meter: Fitted
  • Power Fitted:
    • Petrol 35Hp Twin cylinder Briggs and Stratton
    • Deutz / Kirloskar 45HP (On Heavy Duty Trailer)
    • Electric Motor 22 Kw with star delta box
    • Electric Motor 30Kw with star delta box
  • Discharge: Discharge rotatable 360 deg with flapper
  • Weights and Measures: 
    • See downloadable attachment!

Pictures showing Above Technical specifications!

Ritlee trailer mounted 225  Wood Chipper and all to do with the chipping function

Wood chipper Gravity feed trailer mounted fitted with Diesel engine

Wood chipper Gravity feed trailer mounted fitted with Diesel engine

Chipper Drum with 2x blades used on all our 225 wood chippers!

Ritlee 225 wood chipper chipper drum with 2x blades

Ritlee 225 wood chipper chipper drum with 2x blades

Showing principle of chipping using blade, chip pocket and showing throw!

Ritlee How drum chipper works

How drum chipper works

Chipper drum drive direct from engine– with easy tensioning!

Tensioner for the 3x B section belts -- With sealed bearings x 3

Tensioner for the 3x B section belts — With sealed bearings x 3

We had vibration problems on old chippers which were left outside all their lives.– As a standard we drill a bleeder hole to drain any possible water collection in drum so that we can keep balance precise.– Works like a charm!

Drain hole on either side of drum locked with grub screw!

Drain hole on either side of drum locked with grub screw!

Blade mounting above chip pocket in chipper drum!

Turning blades in drum!

Turning blades in drum!

Wood Chipper drum and blade Model 225

Wood Chipper drum and blade Model 225

Chipper Blade:

Can also be sharpened up to 5 times on each edge (10x Edges)

Blades (With 2x sharp edges- sharpenable) used in all our 225 wood chippers

Blades:  2x High quality 12mm thick 2 sharp sidedHardened from 47 to 58 HRC in oil and salt bath @ 1040 deg centigrade.
Weighs 2.8 kg.
Dimensions 26.6 cm (L) x 12.7 cm(W) x 1.27 cm (Thick)
Can be sharpened up to 5 times on each edge (10x Edges)
Width of blade new: 127mm — Can be sharpened 5x per edge down to MINIMUM 115mm wide

Blade Mounting bolts with lock plate.

Unique to Ritlee!

Blade bolts for mounting with lock plate-- Unique to Ritlee

Blade bolts for mounting with lock plate– Unique to Ritlee

30Kw electric motors fitted with external control box!

30hp electric motor fitted

30hp electric motor fitted

Anvil:

4 sided with locater bolts as well as locking in position bolts

Anvil with locators, loc system and adjusters

Anvil with locators, loc system and adjusters

Size of chipper throat of gravity feed chipper

Size of Throat of Gravity feed wood chipper

Size of Throat of Gravity feed wood chipper

125 and 225 wood chipper drums made by Ritlee


Technical Specs on the grinder option

  • Production: 4 to 5 cu meter grindings per hour
  • Blades: 40 x special profile blades fitted
  • Blade bolts: 4x Super H/D long bolts used
  • Screens Available:  8, 10, 12, 15, 20mm holed screens 4 to 6 mm thick steel used.
  • This option to be ordered when new machine ordered!

Pictures showing Grinder features

Grinder head with lever to engage chipping only or grinding only!

225 Grinder head explained

225 Grinder head explained

Changing screen for grinding:

Screen on 225 wood chipper with grinder!

Screen on 225 wood chipper with grinder!

Grinder head with reinforcing centre support plate, plus 4x reinforcing alignment bolts:

Chip grinder head used in our Chipper grinder!-- Well tested and proven design and manufacture-- Integral part of the grinder!

Chip grinder head used in our Chipper grinder!-- Well tested and proven design and manufacture-- Integral part of the grinder!

Weights and measures:


Some Videos

Chipper only 225 Ritlee! Tractor mounted 190mm capacity!

Chipper with grinder

Walk around our 225 wood chipper


Some info downloads!

--> ALL 225 PAMPHLET RITLEE 225 WOOD CHIPPERS

--> 225 GRAVITY FEED ONLY ALL

--> RITLEE 225 GRINDERS ALL SUMMARY

-->  HYDRAULIC FEED HYDRAULICS ONLY PROMO

--> Summary All we do 2023 --For Hand out and attachment

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