For well over a decade, Bandit’s most compact whole tree chipper, the Bandit Model 1855 has earned a big reputation for being a productive, cost-effective whole tree chipper used for logging operations, tree services, land & site clearing contractors and saw mills.

Weighing in at approximately 6.12 tonne, this 457mm capacity whole tree chipper features a 521 x 457mm throat opening and aggressive dual horizontal feed wheels. The feed wheels is mounted in Bandit’s proven Slide Box Feed System.

It’s a popular, cost-effective site land & site clearing solution for companies requiring a high-capacity, high-performance all-terrain whole tree chipper.

Chipper Unit

Technical Data
Capacity457.20 mm
Opening520.70 x 457.20 mm
Feed Rate30.48 m/min

Chipper Drum/Disc

Drum/Disc Unit
Diameter1 397 mm
Width50.8 mm
RPM1 950

Engine Options

Technical Data
Power 186.43 – 261 kW /
250 – 350 HP
Fuel Capacity227.13 litres
Hydraulic Capacity113.56 litres


Technical Data
Width2.26 m
Height3.35 m
Length8.99 m
Weight6.12 ton

Key Features

  • Radio remote control with tether backup
  • Slide Box Feed System with dual horizontal feed wheels
  • Optional reversing auto-feed
  • Optional hydraulic bottom bump bar
  • Optional 270˚ hydraulic swivel discharge
  • Optional grapple loader
  • Optional hydraulic winch
  • Optional operator cab with loader