Model 12XP12" (305mm) capacity

Bandit’s 12XP is perfect for tree contractors, power line clearance contractors and councils looking for a compact, high performance 12″ capacity chipper. Powered by either a 85hp CAT or the 114hp CAT turbo diesel engines, the Model 12XP’s durable construction and rugged components will ensure many years of dependable service.

At only 2,600kg to 3100kg depending on options selected, the Model 12XP is easy to tow with a small truck . The extra wide infeed hopper is fitted with DUAL horizontal feed rollers that are positioned right up against the chipper drum so that the 12XP chips forked material with ease. The fast and efficient dual roller system processes difficult material VASTLY better than single feed roller units.

Packed with many excellent standard features Bandit’s 12XP chipper will easily out perform any other 12″ drum-style chipper in its class. Contact us today so that we can back that claim up on a demo at your job site!


  • Model12XPC and 12XP
  • Capacity12" (305mm)
  • Engine BrandCAT 85hp or 114hp turbo diesel
  • Chipper TypeDrum
  • Infeed Throat Opening Size17" wide x 13" high (432x330mm)
  • Feed Rate120 ft/min (37 m/min)
  • Feed Roller DescriptionTwo horizontal rollers
  • Hydraulic Lift and CrushStandard
  • Auto Feed Plus feed controlStandard
  • Hydraulic WinchStandard on 114hp 990HD
  • Disc / Drum Diameter24" (600mm) 5 year limited warranty
  • No. Reversable Blades4
  • Chipper Bearing2 17/16" (62mm) double row
  • Tow Hitch TypePintle ring
  • Height Adjustable Discharge ChuteHand crank standard
  • Discharge Chute SwivelManual standard
  • Fuel Tank Capacity93 litres
  • Hydraulic Tank Capacity45 litres
  • Chipper Chassis Description100 x 50 mm RHS steel
  • Suspension TypeSingle leaf spring axle
  • Axle Capacity3,170 kg oversized
  • BrakesElectric
  • Tyres245/75R16
  • Tail LightsLED standard
  • ChipperLength4.1 m
  • Chipper Width1.75 m
  • Chipper Weight2,600 – 3,100 kg
  • Hydraulic Bump BarStandard