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Wood Chipper - Tractor Mounted - 225 Hydraulic Feed with 250mm Chipping Capacity

Square Tractor Hydraulic both chippers White

Tractor Mounted Hydraulic Feed Wood Chipper also available with Optional Grinder for the Production of Feed for Livestock.

  • Once feed roller grabs material, it pulls material in while holding material down against feed tray base while chipping procgresses
  • Can chip hard woods like Wattle, Gum, Bug Weed, Nut Trees, Citrus Trees, Avo Trees etc.
  • Average volumes are about +14 cu meter of chips per hour of hard wood and well on 20 cu meter per hour doing for example tea tree.–
  • Chipping capacity 250mm diameter
  • All are typically yellow in colour and capable to handle wood to a diameter of 250mm.

Available in 2 Models – Chipper Only & Chipper + Grinder


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Product Description

225 Tractor Mounted Hydraulic Feed Wood Chipper Models For Sale

Wood chippers Hydraulic feed tractor mounted, manufactured by Ritlee incorporating farmers ideas.

Manufactured specifically for the southern African climate, the Ritlee 225 Tractor Mounted Wood Chipper is a leading brand with multiple units in the field. Ritlee offer 2 models in Hydraulic Feed tractor mount wood chipper for sale:

Tractor Mounted Hydraulic feed wood chipper

Tractor Mounted Hydraulic feed wood chipper 250mm capacity chipper only

Wood chipper with grinder Hydraulic feed Tractor mounted

Wood chipper with grinder Hydraulic feed Tractor mounted with optional grinder. As chipper 250mm capacity then flip lever to grind through 8 to 20mm screen

Technical Specifications for all above wood chipper models

  • Chipping Capacity:  +250mm diameter wood with ease this down to brush
  • Throat opening:  280 x 280 mm
  • Tray parallel to ground: 900 wide x 600 high x 1400 to nip point of feed roller with slotted rubber curtain for extra safety
  • Feed to chipper blade: Hydraulic feed roller with infinite speed setting toggle
  • Blades:  2x High quality 12mm thick 2 sharp sided
    • has also been hardened from 47 to 58 HRC in oil and salt bath @ 1040 deg centegrade.
    • Can also be sharpened up to 5 times on each edge (10x Edges)
    • weighs 2.8 kg with dimensions 26.6 cm (L) x 12.7 cm(W) x 1.27 cm (Thick)
  • 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: 4x B Section V-Belts so large tractors can be used
  • Chassis Carrier : 3,0 mm rectangular steel profile
    • Double reinforced at drive area. Slotted at all tensioning and setting areas
    • Mounted on 2x Slasher type skid runners for ease of transport and strength of construction
  • Production average: 12 to 16 cu meter per hour  (Grinding obviously lower)
  • Minimum Power Requirements: Tractor with 40Kw and larger
  • Discharge: Discharge rotatable 360 deg with flapper

Can also be fitted with 30Kw Electric Motor which is ideal for Sawmill Waste, Tea Tree, Eucalyptus and Lavender Chippings.

Pictures showing Above Technical specifications!

Ritlee Tractor Mounted 225  Wood Chipper with Hydraulic feed and all to do with the chipping function.

Feed to Chipper itself on our hydraulic feed chipper models

Tractor mounted unit with feed tray closed

Showing hand control and folding feed tray

Showing hand control and folding feed tray

Throat and tray measurements! ( 1,350 meter to nip point of feed roller)

Ritlee 225 Hyd Chipper Feed tray and throat

Ritlee 225 Hyd Chipper Feed tray and throat!

Speed control for hydraulic feed roller (Controls size of chip!)

Variable feed roller speed control

Variable feed roller speed control

Pivot arm with bearings on drive side of chipper for easy movement and control of feed roller

Feed roller support bracket with hinge point

Feed roller support bracket with hinge point

control side pivot arm illustration

Hyd Feeder Arm

Drive side pivot arm illustration with bearings, bypass etc

This unit has all its hydraulic system on board– we do not use tractor hydraulics at all!

Fluted internals Hydraulic tank with level gage, pressure gage, filter and lid

Hydraulic tank on Ritlee 225 wood chipper

Hydraulic tank on Ritlee 225 wood chipper

Unique to Our Hyd 225 wood chippers

  1. Has well shock absorbed spider couplet (H/D)

  2. Hyd motor has pressure bypass line to protect motor!

  3. Mounted in 4mm steel dedicated mounting box.

  4. Hyd Pump is mounted on dedicated outboard bearing mounting for protection and save money if problems!

Hydraulic feed with bypass etc

Hydraulic feed with bypass etc

Hydraulic control box for drive control of feed!

Hyd Control Panel on Infeed

Hydrualic control with control lever

 

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

  • 12mm Thick wall and sides (Thickest in the business)
  • 400 kg ( Heaviest in the business)
  • 500mm Diameter.
  • Precision balanced with blades mounted 
  • 50mm Carrier shaft taper locked on both sides
  • Ritlee designed chip pocket under each blade
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 with easy tensioning!

Drive to chipper drum from PTO input

Drive to chipper drum from PTO input!

Blade mounting above chip pocket in chipper drum!

Drum Blade Locking plate 4x bolts

Drum, Blade, Locking plate, 4x bolts

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

Blade Mounting bolts with lock plate.

Unique to Ritlee!

Blade bolts with lock plate Unique to Ritlee

Blade bolts for mounting with lock plate– Unique to Ritlee

30Kw electric motors fitted with external control box!

This unit for Tea Tee chipping with special discharge to handle the small amount of super fines when chipping which tend to build up on angle of discharge with normal profile discharge

Tea Tree chipper with electric motor fitted

30hp on Hyd chipper on frame for tea tree!

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

Hydraulic throat size

Hydraulic throat size

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:

Grinder head fitted on all Mk2 chippers with grinder

Grinder head fitted on all Mk2 chippers with grinder

Grinder screens 3mm thick! 8, 10, 12, 15, 18, 20mm holes:

Screens to fit all Grinders

Screens to fit all Grinders

Double H Tensile blade bolts:

Grinder blade and long HT bolt

Grinder blade and long HT bolt

Blades with reinforcing:

M3 Grindwer blades with reinforcing hollow

M3 Grindwer blades with reinforcing hollow!

Pullies used for drive to grinder head

Taper lock over counter Pullies used — here deriving B section belts

Pullies fitted here drum and grinder drive shown

Pullies fitted here drum and grinder drive shown!

Larger sized pully with large bearing and easily tensionable

Not 40% larger jockey pully with larger Tamken bearing fitted with inner seal taken out!

Larger Pullies and inner bearings

Larger Pullies and inner bearings

Easy to tension and lubrecate

well mounted and supported and lubricatable large pully

well mounted and supported and lubricate-able large pully!

Pully bolt which is easily greased

Pully bolt which is easily greased

Hydraulic Feed Wood Chipper Videos

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