Mobile Disc Chipper Skorpion 160 R

Make: Skorpion
Model: 160 R
Required power: 60 HP
Weight : 560 kg

Skorpion 160 R is designed for shredding tree limbs and trunks with a diameter of up to 160 mm. Skorpion 160 R is a disc model with a pneumatic blow-out system on the disc. Chips are ejected through the rotating chimney which can turn by 360 degrees in relation to the chassis. The cutting system consists of a disc with cutting knives sharpened on either side.
The chipper has a three-point suspension system and is designed to work with an 60 hp farm tractor. The drive is transmitted from PTO shaft of a tractor with the speed of 540 revolutions per minute. The essential equipment of the chipper includes a hydraulic propulsion system servicing the feeding rollers driven by its own hydraulic pump. There is also a possibility of equipping the chipper with a unit for receiving the hydraulics from the tractor. Standard models also have a lever system of the hydraulic divider that can change the direction of the feeding rollers. The chipper may be also additionally equipped with an electronic system of work control, protecting the machine against excessive duty through temporary stopping the feeding.
Chips made by Skorpion 160 R can be used as a solid fuel for heating in buildings (burning in ovens/stoves), as raw material to produce compost, for decorative purposes in gardens, parks, etc., and after additional disintegrating in a mill for production of pellets and briquettes.