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Introducing this Forst Wood Chipper, Simply no comparison or compromise . An industry first, true 8” performance tool combining compact usability with outstanding performance and quality.
Boasting the 8”x10” ForstGrip feed roller system, Auto intelligence no stress system and a flywheel big enough and with enough inertia to move a mountain this machine will ravage timber.
The ST8 really does set a benchmark for all round excellence. If you’ve been impressed with the ST6 then the ST8 will blow you away. It’s through and through Först. Tough, fast and relentless.
Clear Easy Fill Fuel Tank
Clear easy fill 30/35 litre fuel tank with large neck for all types of filling method.
Simplicity of Maintenance
Two catches and two bolts to access the service part for the machine. One bolt to remove the anvil.
All models run four cylinder Kubota diesel power units, producing the perfect power for the chipping application.
No compromise in quality and strength – all fabrications are flanged and finished to a high standard.
A simple yet advanced electrical control system taking care of all the electrics on the machine. Historically electrics on plant and machinery are a troublesome – AutoIntelligence overcomes this with a completely water and vibration proof system designed and tested in the toughest environments. This system gives excellent usability and outstanding reliability, it will also make you aware when servicing is due and will recommend routine maintenance.
Open Top Flywheel System
Simply phenomenal velocity when chipping. Forst will throw the chip right to the front of your wagon due to the open top flywheel system with large gusseted draught fins at the rear. Chip is thrown, not blown meaning blockages on wet material are simply not a problem.
FörstGrip Feed Roller System
The Först Unique feedroller system with emphasis on exceptional crushing power. The ForstGrip top feed roller climbs on an arc toward the timber, pulling the material toward the flywheel and naturally climbing butt ends to make infeed grip exceptional. Twin high tension springs either side of the roller as well as the sheer weight and gravitational pull mean even the toughest forks and limbs are broken.
Touch Button Feed Control
Illuminated touch pad, IP 69 rated feed controls to remove any possibility of water and vibration issues related to electrics. Easily located at either side of the hopper mean that you don’t have to lean over the hopper to use them.
3 Year Standard Warranty
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