Peterson introduces a new drum chipper model suited for high volume biomass producers. The 4300 model is powered by a C18 Caterpillar engine available in three power ratings, 630 HP, 700 HP and 765 HP. The chipper utilizes a 36 inch (914 mm) diameter by 40 inch (102 mm) wide drum. It will be available with optional material sizing bars and a chip accelerator to minimize oversize twigs and branches in the chips. Other key features include a sloped feed deck for ease of feeding the chipper, and an adaptive feed control to maintain chip quality and engine RPM. Production 4300 drum chippers will be available 2010. Please visit http://www.petersoncorp.com for more details.
PETERSON INTRODUCES NEW DRUM CHIPPER
November 2, 2009