Bandit’s most popular whole tree chipper is the Model 2590. Officially rated as 560mm capacity whole tree chipper, the Bandit Model 2590 actually has a 762 x 667mm chipper throat opening so it easily handles large whole trees, tops and logging slash.

It features Bandit’s unique Slide Box Feed System, and is available with a dedicated micro chip drum for biomass applications. Depending on engine options, the Model 2590 can fully load wood chipper trailers in 20 minutes – without the need for auxiliary chip throwers.

Superior production

The Bandit Model 2590 whole tree chipper is capable of producing one tonne of wood chips every minute because of Bandit’s powerful feed system and engine-power (kW) options. The wide throat opening means more material can be fed, and the standard 2.29m in-feed chain quickly conveys material to the in-feed.

Fully load trailers

Bandit is known throughout the industry for loading wood chip trailers fuller and reducing the number of trips to the dumping site. A Bandit whole tree chipper can do it without the need of a engine-power robbing, fuel drinking chip accelerators.

Maximise your uptime

Bandit’s whole tree chippers are constructed to withstand the issues arising from chipping every day, all day than most other whole chippers. Bandit only use the highest quality components and materials during construction to help ensure your whole tree chipper will be ready to go to work when you are.

Built for you

Every Bandit whole tree chipper is built to order, with multiple options to fine tune your whole tree chipper for your job. Choose an engine, in-feed drive systems, remote options, loaders and drum options, and get the chipper you need.

Optional cab & loader

Bandit offers and optional cab and loader on the Model 2590 to make this whole tree chipper the ultimate all-in-one machine. Operators have an exceptional view of the action from the cab-mounted above the whole tree chipper, and intuitive controls help even new operators feel like pros in no time. When the work is done, these cabs fold down for transport.

Chipper Unit

Technical Data
Capacity558.80 mm
Opening762 x 666.75 mm
Chipper Blades
Width139.70 mm
Length254 mm
Thickness15.88 mm

Chipper Drum/Disc

Drum/Disc Unit
Diameter939.80 mm
Width762.00 mm
RPM± 1 120
Shaft Diameter152.40 mm

Engine Options

Technical Data
Power 402.68 – 563 kW /
540 – 755 HP
Fuel Capacity492.10 litres
Hydraulic Capacity321.76 litres

In-Feed & Discharge

Feed Wheels
Top Diameter685.80 mm
Top Width904.88 mm
Bottom Diameter269.88 mm
Bottom Width914.40 mm
Discharge System
Stationary swivel with hydraulic deflector


Towable Option
Axle Weight2x 9.07 tonne
Tyres8x 10R 17.5″ tyres


Technical Data
Length9.14 m
Width3.02 m
Height3.53 m
Weight15.42 tonne