BANDIT THE BEAST 1680XP

BANDIT THE BEAST 1680XP Horizontal Grinder

The Model 1680XP horizontal grinder is a great machine for light site-clearing operations and for those operators looking to turn trees, brush, leaves, sawmill residues and pallets into mulch and fuel wood products.

This compact machine is easy to transport and makes an excellent machine for regrinding chips into mulch.

Produce more uniform mulch at a lower cost

Due to the controlled bite produced by a special raker head on each cutter body, The Beast® 1680XP cuts more than grinds, so the energy needed to break materials down is significantly reduced, reducing the shock load to the mill and the entire machine.

As a result, fuel consumption per tonne of material processed is significantly reduced and the machine will handle larger material without the need for operators to break it apart before processing.

With a multitude of teeth to choose from, you can select the system that best fits the material that you are processing and your desired end-product.

Add utility for site clearing and yard applications

A self-propelled Model 1680XP adds great benefits to all operations in that you can take the machine to the trees in site clearing applications, and you can position the machine in yards without the need of an additional towing vehicle.

The self-propelled version features the proven CAT 312B undercarriage and a radio remote-control that allows the operator feeding the 1680XP to control all functions of the machine.

Electric-powered machines reduce operating costs in the right applications

In applications where the unit can remain stationary, such as sawmills, pallet recycling, some mulch yards and biomass plants, electric-powered units will significantly reduce energy costs.

Africa Biomass Company has a team to assist in providing the motors, starters and electrical components.

Produce a screened wood chip

A chipping drum option is available for the Model 1680XP, converting the unit into an effective whole-tree chipper, round wood, and sawmill residue chipper.

The chipping head produces a standard 19mm chip, ideal for the biomass industry. The chipper head is also a great option for converting high-density plastic pipe into recyclable plastic chips. A chipping blade option is available for the standard grinding head.

Discharge conveyor is available for filling open-top trailers

The 9.14m discharge conveyor is available for filling open top trailers and discharges to a height of just under 4.6m.

The unique, all-steel in-feed conveyor and the powerful 500mm diameter x 1.3m wide feed-wheel yoke efficiently folds and feeds material into the 1321 x 457 mm in-feed opening.

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    CHIPPER UNIT

    TECHNICAL DATA
    Capacity 457.20 mm
    Opening 1321 x 457 mm
    CUTTER MILL
    Drum Diameter 660.40 mm
    Width 1320.80 mm
    Feed Wheel Diameter 508 mm (1)

    CONVEYORS

    IN-FEED CONVEYOR
    Speed Single
    Width 1.32 m
    Length 2.13 m
    Type Steel

    UNDERCARRIAGE

    TOWABLE UNDERCARRIAGE
    Axle Weight 5.4 tonne
    Brakes Electric
    Tyres 8x 235/75R 17.5″
    TRACK UNDERCARRIAGE
    Speed 2
    Type CAT 312B
    ENGINE
    TECHNICAL DATA
    Engine
    Power 205 – 261 kW /
    275 – 350 HP
    TRACK OPTION
    Engine
    Power 223.71 kW / 300 HP
    ELECTRIC OPTION
    Engine WEG
    Power 149 – 224 kW /
    200 – 300 HP
    TANK CAPACITY
    Fuel Capacity 264.98 litres
    Hydraulic Capacity 302.83 litres
    DIMENSIONS
    TECHNICAL DATA
    Towable Track
    Length 11.07 m 9.14 m
    Width 2.49 m 2.49 m
    Height 3.78 m 3.78 m
    Weight ± 11.34 tonne ± 13.38 tonne
    KEY FEATURES
    USED BY:
    Tree services
    Plastic recyclers
    Waste wood recyclers
    Clearing contractors
    Biomass energy producers
    Municipalities & other governmental agencies
    PROCESSES:
    Stumps
    Logs
    Whole trees
    Brush
    Wet leaves
    Landscape waste
    Pallets
    Sawmill waste
    Storm clean up waste
    Railroad ties and telephone poles
    AG waste (hay, straw & cane grass)
    Heavy-walled plastic pipe
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