Wood Chipper

  • Weight: 816.5 kg
  • Fuel Type: Petrol
  • Power: 25 hp (18.6 kW)

Features

The smallest machine in Vermeer’s wood chipper line, the BC700XL design is based on operator feedback and focuses on productivity advantage and ease-of-use.

General Dimensions and Weights

  • Length (Feed Table Up, Tongue In): 113 inches / 287 cm
  • Length (Table Down, Tongue Extended): 133 inches / 337.8 cm
  • Width: 71 inches / 180.3 cm
  • Height: 102 inches / 259.1 cm
  • Weight: 1800 lbs / 816.5 kg
  • Tongue Weight: 180 lbs / 81.6 kg

Engine

  • Make and Model: Kohler ECH740
  • Gross Horsepower (Maximum): 25 hp / 18.6 kw
  • Torque (Max): 41.7 ft-lb / 56.5 Nm
  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 6 gal / 22.7 L
  • Max Fuel Consumption: 2.4 gph / 9.1 lph
  • Fuel Type: Gasoline
  • Air Cleaner: Kohler HD 2-Stage Dry
  • Oil Filter: Spin-on
  • Recommended Oil: Kohler oil or API CH4/SJ
  • Oil Volume with Filter: 2 qt / 1.9 L
  • Maximum Angle of Continuous Operation: 25 deg
  • Cooling Medium: Oil/Air
  • Alternator: 20A Charging
  • Clutch Type: Centrifugal PTO
  • Clutch Drive Engagement: Centrifugal

Feed System

  • Feed Roller Orientation: Horizontal
  • Feed Roller Clamp Load: 525 lbs / 238.1 kg
  • Feed Roller Clamp Type: Spring/Feed Roller Weight
  • Feed Roller Minimum Distance to Drum: 4 inches / 10.2 cm
  • Feed Roller Dimension: 10
  • Weight of Feed Roller: 100 lbs / 45.4 kg
  • Motor Displacement: 14.2
  • Motor Manufacturer: White Hydraulics
  • Feed Speed: 49.4 ft/min
  • Infeed Table Width: 41.2 inches / 104.6 cm
  • Infeed Table Length: 30.2 inches / 76.7 cm
  • Infeed Hopper Height: 22.1 inches / 56.1 cm
  • Infeed Throat Capacity: 6 inches x 8 inches
  • Pinch Point – Distance to End of Feed Table: 65.4 inches / 166.1 cm
  • Distance from Feed Table to Ground: 28.1 inches / 71.4 cm

Safety System

  • Bottom Feed Stop Bar: Standard
  • Bottom Feed Stop Bar Diameter: 2 inches / 5.1 cm
  • Bottom Feed Stop Bar Material Thickness: .12
  • Reset Method: Dual green hold-to-run buttons
  • Four Position Feed Control Bar: Standard
  • Diameter: 2 inches / 5.1 cm
  • Material Thickness: .1  inch / .3 cm
  • Positions: Four positions: (E-Stop), Forward, Stop, (Reverse)
  • Green Hold to Run Button: Standard

Drum/Disc Cutting System

  • Material Capacity: 6 inches / 15.2 cm
  • Width: 8 inches / 20.3 cm
  • Thickness: 1.3 inches / 3.2 cm
  • Diameter: 23.9 inches / 60.7 cm
  • Speed: 1748
  • Weight With Shaft: 176 lbs / 79.8 kg
  • Knife Thickness: 0.6 inch / 1.6 cm
  • Material: A8 Chipper Steel
  • Replaceable Threaded Knife Block: Yes
  • Fixture Method: Welded
  • Air Flow: 5000 cfm
  • Bedknife Size: 4 inches x 8.6 inches/(10.2 cm x 21.9 cm) hor; 4 inches x 5.8 inches/(10.2 cm x 14.6 cm) vert
  • Bedknife Material: ASTM A572 Grade 50

Cutter Drive Components - Engine Option One

  • Bore: 1.5 inches / 3.8 cm
  • Type: Flange-mounted ball type, self-aligning
  • Manufacturer: Linkbelt
  • Dynamic Capacity: 5640 lbs / 2558.3 kg
  • Static Capacity: 4460 lbs / 2023 kg
  • Belt Idler/Tensioner: Spring-loaded adjustable Idler
  • Belt Type: 2-band 5-V profile Aramid

Discharge System

  • Chute Height: 97.2 inches / 246.8 cm
  • Bottom Thickness: 0.1 inch / 0.3 cm
  • Top Thickness: 0.1 inch / 0.3 cm
  • Side Wall Thickness: 0.1 inch / 0.3 cm
  • Deflector Thickness: 0.1 inch / 0.2 cm
  • Chute Rotation Angle: 240 deg
  • Rotation Type: Manual
  • Rotational Lock: Standard Latch

Hydraulic System

  • Tank capacity: 6.8 gal / 25.7 L
  • Recommended Oil Type: Vermeer VMF Gold
  • System Type: Open center
  • Filtration Method: Return flow filtration, 10 micron
  • Pump Flow at Maximum RPM: 3.8 gpm / 14.4 L/min
  • System relief pressure: 2500 psi / 172.4 bar

Electrical System

  • System Voltage: 12 Volt
  • Battery: Group 26, 400 CCA
  • Standard Gauges: Hour meter
  • Switches: Hold-to-run, sensitivity selector
  • Controller: Vermeer ACS CB02

Chassis

  • Frame Description: 3/16 inch/(.5 cm) ASTM A1011 steel
  • Hitch Type: 2 inches/(5.1 cm) ball coupler
  • Fender Description: .1 inch/(.3 cm) Steel bolt-on
  • Axle/Suspension: 2000 lb/(907.2 kg) rubber torsion axle
  • Type – Option One: Rubber Torsional
  • Manufacturer – Option One: Dexter
  • Capacity – Option One: 2000 lb/(907.2 kg)
  • Tires – Option One: ST185/80D13 load range D
  • Wheels – Option One: 13 x 5, bolt circle 5 on 4.5
  • Axle/Suspension – Option Two: 2000lb/(907.2 kg) rubber torsion axle with electric brakes
  • Type – Option Two: Rubber torsional, braked
  • Manufacturer – Option Two: Dexter
  • Capacity – Option Two: 2000 lb/(907.2 kg)
  • Brake Type: Electric optional
  • Trailer Light Type: LED