The Bandit Model 65XP engine-powered hand-fed wood chipper is an outstanding chipper for both tree services performing medium-duty trimming, and rental stores looking for a high-production, low maintenance rental unit. A wide throat opening and powerful horizontal feed wheels help this overachieving wood chipper process stubborn branches and small trees without difficulty.

The durable construction means this wood chipper will withstand the daily stress of chipping for years to come.

Compact and powerful

The Model 65XP wood chipper is easy to tow and manoeuvre, so even bakkies can easily pull this chipper to job sites. When on the job, the Model 65XP can quickly and easily process a steady diet of trees, brush and prunings up to 152 mm in diameter.

Maximise your uptime

The most common maintenance items are easy to access on the Model 65XP wood chipper, so daily maintenance is quick and simple. Bolt-in chipper blades are easy to change through the 65XP’s hood, and all service areas are conveniently located, including all grease points.

A sloped in-feed tray allows material to flow smoothly into the wood chipper.

Easy, intuitive controls

With petrol and diesel options and straightforward controls, using the Model 65XP wood chipper will be easy for rental customers or seasoned wood chipping professionals.

Chipper Unit

The chipper unit is manufactured at Bandit Industries, Inc. and then imported to South Africa.

Technical Data
Capacity152.40 mm
Opening304.80 x 152.4 mm
Feed Rate24 m/min
Production± 52 m³/day

Chipper Drum/Disc

Drum/Disc Unit
Diameter660.40 mm
Width19.05 mm
RPM± 1 950


All engine-powered hand-fed wood chippers is mounted on SABS-approved roadworthy trailers that is built at our workshop.

Technical Data
Axle Capacity1 600 kg
Hitch Type2 000 kg ball coupler

Engine Options

Petrol Option
EngineBriggs & Stratton (Vanguard)
Power 26 kW / 35 hp
Fuel Capacity45 litres
Hydraulic Capacity45 litres
Diesel Option
EngineKHM (Deutz)
Power 24 kW / 32 hp
Fuel Capacity45 litres
Hydraulic Capacity45 litres


Technical Data
Width2.00 m
Length (closed)3.80 m
Length (open)4.50 m

Key Features

  • Last chance cables
  • Operator safety control bar
  • Wood pusher paddle
  • Chipper hood with lock
  • Chipper hood engine disable plug
  • Hydraulic bottom bump bar (optional)