DuraTech TC-12 Tree Chipper is available with the option of a 129 horsepower (96 kw) CAT C4.4 diesel engine or a 88 hp (74 kw) KUBOTA V3800 diesel engine and PT-Tech clutch to grind trees and limbs up to 12 inches in diameter. It features innovative hopper safety bars with instant feed wheel shut-off, spring-loaded feed wheel with adjustable down pressure, plus optional height sensor and hydraulic gathering winch.


Engine CAT C4.4 129 hp (96 kw)
Kubota V3800 88 hp (74 kw)
Gross Weight 7,640 lbs. (3,465.5 kg)
Transport Width 6′ 7-1/16″ (201 cm)
Transport Length 17′ 9-13/16″ (543 cm)
Transport Height 8′ 9-1/16″ (267 cm)
Hitch Pintle or 2-5/16″ Ball
Tongue Weight 740 lbs. (335.7kg)
Jack 7,000 lbs (3,175.2 kg)
Axle 7,000 lbs (3,175.2 kg) Torflex
Suspension Torsional
Brakes Electric
Tires 235/85R 16E
Fuel Capacity 40 gal (152 L)
Hydraulic Oil Capacity 25 gal (95 L)
Electrical 24V
Lights Clearance and Directional
Transmission PT Tech HPTO 8
Chipping Capacity 12″ (30.5 cm)
Infeed Hopper Opening 40″ x 62″ (102 cm x 157 cm)
Throat Opening 12″ x 20″ (30 cm x 51 cm)
Disc Size 42″ (107 cm) dia. x 2″ (5 cm)
Disc Shaft Size 3-15/16″ (10cm) dia.
Feed System Hydraulic 2 Drum
Number of Knives 4, 2 slots
Size of Knives 4-1/2″ (11.5cm) x 7-3/4″ (19.5cm) 3-bolt
Feed Wheel Adjustable Hydraulic and Spring Loaded Down Pressure System
Discharge System 360°, Hydraulic Rotation w/ Adjustable Chip Spout
Safety Features Breakaway Brake Switch, 2 E-Stop Switches, 2 Infeed Hopper Light Bars, Disc Hood Closed Proximity Switch
Frame Size 3″ (7.6 cm) x 5″ (12.7 cm) x 1/4″ (0.64 cm)

TC-12 Tree Chipper Options

The TC-12 can be equipped with either a Pintle or 2-5/16″ Ball hitch. Either hitch includes a safety chain and breakaway brake switch for added safety.

Senses the height of the log, and automatically adjusts the feed wheel to allow larger logs to enter more easily.

The gathering winch hydraulically helps pull larger logs up to the hopper. Free wheeling discharge allows for easier unrolling of winch.

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