Grinder equipment April 2007

Featured grinders include Vermeer Tub Grinder, Morbark Tub Grinder, Peterson Horizontal Grinder and more.

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Vermeer TG5000 Tub Grinder
The TG5000 is available with a 440- or 540-hp Caterpillar six-cylinder, turbocharged Tier III diesel engine.

  • 60-in. deep and 12-ft. flared tub opening for easy loading of large material volumes
  • Duplex Drum with eight angled hammers cutting 16 radial paths
  • Thrown Object Restraint System
  • • Push-button engagement of clutch via remote, cab or ground control station

  • Single continuous-flow 36-in. V-cleat discharge belt


Jones Tub Grinders
Jones Mfg. Co. offers three portable tub grinder models.

  • Quick setup and take down
  • Hydraulically opening tub for easy screen and hammer changes
  • Swinging belt conveyor
  • Tub speed electronically controlled to maintain engine speed


Morbark Model 1600 Tub Grinder
The Model 1600 can grind up to 10-ft. stumps with its nearly 6-ft.-long hammermill.

  • Base diameter measures 11 ft. 2 in. with a 20-cu.-yd. tub capacity
  • Can easily be fed with a 13-yd. bucket
  • Discharge system features a 60-in.-wide belt
  • Changes from the standard 12-hammer pattern to a 30-hammer pattern in only an hour
  • Three-auger system


Diamond Z DZT 8000 Tub Grinder
The 75,000-lb. DZT 8000 tub grinder has a short, compact and durable design that maximizes on-site mobility and stability.

  • Heavy-duty, one-piece frame
  • Aggressive 60-in. hammermill allows for production capacities of up to 95 to 100 tph
  • Improved deflector and containment shields minimize throwing debris
  • Extended work platform for maintenance accessibility


Peterson 6710B Horizontal Grinder
The 6710B track-mounted horizontal grinder is powered by a 1,000-hp Caterpillar 3412E diesel engine.

  • 50" x 66" feed opening
  • Production volumes up to 625 cu. yds. per hour
  • Adaptive Control System II variable-speed automatic feed system
  • Three-stage grinding process
  • Quick-change multiple grate system


Bandit Model 3680 Beast Waste Recycler
The Model 3680 Beast Recycler processes 400 yds. or more per hour.

  • 33" x 60" mill opening
  • Engine options range from 385 to 700 hp
  • Can be easily transported from one job to the next
  • Can process asphalt, shingles, logs, brush, pallets, housing demolition and other materials


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