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Peterson* 4310B Drum Chipper Peterson* 4800F Chain Flail Debarker Peterson* W70 Windsifter Peterson* 4710D Horizontal Grinder
Peterson* 4310B Drum Chipper
Peterson* 4800F Chain Flail Debarker
Peterson* W70 Windsifter
Peterson* 4710D Horizontal Grinder
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Description
4310B Drum Chipper

Overview

The track mounted 4310B Drum Chipper is suited for high volume biomass producers who have a wide variety of feed material from brush and small feed stock to logs up to 24 inches (61 cm) in diameter. The 4310B is powered by a 755 horsepower (563 kW) C18 Tier IV Caterpillar engine. At 58,500 pounds (26 535 kg), the track mounted 4310B Drum Chipper is designed for operations requiring high production and frequent moves between jobs.

The chipper utilizes a 36 inch diameter by 44¾ inch (91 by 114 cm) wide drum with either 6 or 12 knife pockets. Traditional babbitt type knife systems are standard equipment. Chip length can be set from 1⁄8 to 1¼ inch (3 to 32 mm) depending on rotor and knife configuration.

Other key features include a hydraulic clutch, sloped feed deck for ease of feeding the chipper, and wear resistant AR 450 wear surfaces on the drum pockets and shell. Optional material sizing grates further reduce oversize twigs and branches in the chips, and an optional chip accelerator helps with loading.

The 4310B Drum Chipper comes equipped with a wireless remote transmitter, putting control in the palm of your hand.

The end load spout is standard, and an optional top loading spout is available.

Since 1981, Peterson has specialized in the developing of delivery and processing equipment that turns low-grade organic materials into high value products.

4800F Chain Flail Debarker

Overview

Continuing Peterson’s long history of innovation, the 4800F Chain Flail Debarker is the 6th generation design and has all the features that clean chip operations demand.

The Peterson 4800F Chain Flail Debarker multiple log delimber/debarker is designed to be used in tandem with whole tree chippers to produce high quality pulp chips. Capable of processing multiple logs from 2 to 23 inches (5–58 cm) in diameter, the 4800F increases productivity while reducing bark content, product handling time, and fiber loss.

Powered by a 350 HP (261 kW) CAT C9 Tier III or Tier IV engine, the 4800F meets all US, Canadian, and European Union emission regulations.  Equipped with a dedicated 135 gallon (511 l) hydraulic oil tank, and a 175 gallon (662 l) fuel tank to allow the 4800F to run an entire shift without fill-up.

The 4800F Chain Flail Debarker features upper and lower flails, direct drive lower in-feed and out-feed rolls, and a floating direct drive upper feed roll. The high capacity bark pusher has been redesigned and is now 5 feet (1.5 m) wide.

With a retractable gooseneck, the highway legal 4800F is easily moved between jobs. The four fixed landing gear (with floating pads) allow for adjustable operating height. The 4800F links wirelessly with the 5900E disc chipper for singular control of feed functions.

Since 1981, Peterson has specialized in the developing of delivery and processing equipment that turns low-grade organic materials into high value products.

W70 Windsifter

Overview

The W70 Windsifter is designed for cleaning light impurities, such as plastic, out of screened compost and biomass materials. The W70 Windsifter has a dedicated infeed hopper with an integrated metering roller, allowing operation independently of a trommel screen. The W70 can be loaded via a wheel loader, or used in tandem with a trommel or star screen for superior material separation.

The machine is fed using a wide, flat belt conveyor at the bottom of the hopper, into a chamber (via a metering bar) where a strong air stream aerates the material. Light material (such as plastic) is pulled out of the material stream, and sorted material is then dropped onto two discharge conveyors. The first conveyor has a stone separator to remove light weight stones from the material and the final discharge conveyor has a magnetic head pulley to remove any ferrous materials from the compost or biomass. The waste material is collected into a separate waste collection bin.

The W70 is powered by a fuel-efficient (108 hp) 81kW JCB diesel engine, and is easily moved with its built in pintle hitch system.  The highly efficient W70 system is  capable of throughput rates of up to 105 yd³ per hour.

Peterson is the “go-to” Master Distributor for Terra Select products in the US and Canada. Peterson is recognized as a leader in the quality manufacturing of horizontal grinders, chippers, flails, and blower trucks and trailers, and has been the Master Distributor for Terra Select products in the United States and Canada since 2012.

4710D Horizontal Grinder

Overview

The 4710D Horizontal Grinder is a track mounted horizontal grinder designed for high-volume producers with very demanding end-product specifications. Boasting 18 inches (46 cm) of ground clearance—this model is particularly suited for land clearing operations or other applications where mobility and frequent moving is desired. Track mounting also reduces material handling costs in conventional recycling yards as well.

The 4710D Horizontal Grinder is powered by a Tier IV Caterpillar C18 engine rated at 755 horsepower (563 kW). A Tier II (export only), 765 horsepower (570 kW) engine is also available. It features Peterson’s Adaptive Control System, which controls all components of the feed system to optimize output. This system senses variations in the engine load and adapts the operating parameters to produce the maximum amount of material at all times.

Peterson’s three-stage grinding process with an up-turning rotor and large grate area enables the 4710D Horizontal Grinder to produce materials to exact specifications. Quick-change multiple grate system makes it easy to customize grate configurations to produce a wide variety of finished materials. Grates are removed through an access door on the side wall.

The IQAN control system provides the operator with complete engine and system parameters to simplify set up to efficiently operate the unit.

Dimensions- Top Load and End Load Spout Models - Rear Overhang
9' (246 cm) - - -
Feed System - Hopper Width
- - 5' 11" (180 cm) -
Dimensions - 5th Wheel to Front
- 74 3/4" (190 cm) - -
Dimensions & Weights- Top Load Spout - Operating Height
18'-6" (564 cm) - - -
Discharge System - Discharge Conveyor Width
- - - 54" (137 cm)
Dimensions - Operating Height (Gooseneck folded up–Not shown)
- 11'-7" (3.5 m) - -
Weights - Tandem Axle Weight
- 31,580 lbs (14 325 kg) - -
Feed System - Feed Opening (width x height)
- - - 60" x 38" (152 x 97 cm)
Dimensions - Ground Clearance (Rear)
- 10 3/4" (27 cm) - -
Dimensions & Weights- Top Load Spout - Travel Length
41'-7" (1268 cm) - - -
Dimensions & Weights- Top Load Spout - Operating Length
40' (1220 cm) - - -
Dimensions - Operating Height
- 9'-6" (290 cm) 13' 1" (400 cm) 16' 8" (508 cm)
Dimensions & Weights- End Load Spout - Weight (depending on options)
58,500 lbs (26 535 kg) - - -
Tracks - Travel Speed
- - - 1.2/2.3 mph (1.9/3.7 kph)
Dimensions - Hopper Length
- - - 14' 2" (432 cm)
Discharge System - Discharged Conveyor Speed
- - - 500, 600, 700 ft/min (152, 183, 213 mpm)
Dimensions & Weights- End Load Spout - Travel/Operating Height
11'-7" (354 cm) - - -
Powertrain - Suction Fan
- - 30 hp (22 kW) -
Weights - 5th Wheel Weight
- 11,080 lbs (5 025 kg) - -
Discharge System - Conveyor Width
- - 3' 3" (100 cm) -
Dimensions & Weights- Top Load Spout - Travel Height
12'-1" (368 cm) - - -
Dimensions- Top Load and End Load Spout Models - Width 500 mm track pads
10'-3" (312 cm) - - -
Dimensions - Operating Length
- 23'-4 1/4" (7.1 m) 44' 8" (1362 cm) 56' 9" (1730 cm)
Rotor - Rotor Width
- - - 64" (161 cm)
Dimensions - Ground Clearance
- - - 18" (46 cm)
Dimensions - Front to Track
- - - 14' 10" (452 cm)
Feed System - Hopper Length
- - 12' (366 cm) -
Delimber/Debarker - Drive Type
- Hydrostatic - -
Controls - Peterson Adaptive Control System
- - -
Dimensions - Conveyor Height
- - 8' 10" (270 cm) -
Dimensions- Top Load and End Load Spout Models - Feed Width
3'-4 1/2" (103 cm) - - -
Feed System - Compression Roll Diameter (tip to tip)
- - - 33.5" (85 cm)
Rotor - Rotor Shaft Size
- - - 5.9" (150 mm) @ bearing, 7.5" (190 mm) @ center
Dimensions - Axle Spacing
- - 3' 3" (99 cm) -
Dimensions - Travel Length
- 30'-5" (9.3 m) 34' 8" (1056 cm) 44' 11"(1369 cm)
Ground Pressure–End Load Spout - Opt. 600 mm Tracks
9.3 lbs/in² (0.65 kg/cm²) - - -
Chipper - Knife Pockets
6 or 12 (Babbitt) - - -
Dimensions & Weights- End Load Spout - Bottom of Spout
16'-8" (508 cm) - - -
Rotor - Number of Bits
- - - 22 Drum Rotor, 20 Pinned Rotor
Feed System - Internal Drive Compression Roll
28" diameter (71 cm) - - -
Rotor - Rotor Diameter
- - - 38" (96.5 cm)
Dimensions- Top Load and End Load Spout Models - Frame Length
29'-4 1/2" (895 cm) - - -
Dimensions- Top Load and End Load Spout Models - Feed Deck Height
4'-9 1/2" (146 cm) - - -
Optional Equipment - Multiple Knife Options
1?8" to 1 1/4" (3 to 32 mm) Chip Length - - -
Optional Equipment - Top Load Spout
- - -
Discharge System - Conveyor Length
- - 6' 11" (210 cm) -
Dimensions- Top Load and End Load Spout Models - Rear Ground Clearance
2'-4" (71 cm) - - -
Delimber/Debarker - End Discharge Bark Pusher
- 60" (152 cm) x 19 3/4" (50 cm) - -
Dimensions & Weights- End Load Spout - Operating Length
30'-5" (928 cm) - - -
Production - Output*
- - 105 yd³/ (80 m³) per hour -
Grates - Grate Thickness
- - - 1" (25 mm) or 1.25" (32 mm)
Grates - Grate Coverage
- - - 187°
Rotor - Rotor Speed
- - - 1050 fpm (320 mpm) @ 2100 rpm (engine)
Powertrain - Horsepower
755 horsepower (563 kW) 350 HP (261 kW) 108 hp (81 kW) -
Powertrain - Fuel Tank Capacity
280 gallons (1060 L) 175 gal (662 L) 47 US gal (180 L) 300 US gal (1136 L)
Dimensions - Pintle Hitch to Front Axle
- - 17' 11" (546 cm) -
Feed System - Land Clearing Mode
- - - 60" x 53" (152 x 135 cm)
Powertrain - Clutch
PT Tech HPTO 14 FX - - PT Tech HPTO 15
Delimber/Debarker - Flail Speed Range
- 400 to 600 rpm - -
Feed System - Maximum Log Diameter
- 23" - -
Tracks - Track Width
- - - 23.5" (60 cm)
Dimensions - Operating/Travel Width
- 9'-10" (300 cm) - -
Feed System - Drag Chain
3 Sections, WHD 120, 36 3/4" w (93 cm) - - -
Feed System - Feed Height
- 55" (140 cm) - -
Tracks - Ground Pressure
- - - 11.4 lbs/in² (78.6 kPa)
Powertrain - Main Hydraulic Tank Capacity
110 gallons (416 L) - 21 US gal (80 L) 90 US gal (341 L)
Dimensions- Top Load and End Load Spout Models - Width Opt. 600 mm track pads
10'-6" (320 cm) - - -
Grates - Total Grate Area
- - - 28 ft² (2.6 m²)
Feed System - Feed Opening
24" h x 40 1/2" w (61 x 103 cm) 52 1/2" (133 cm) x 23" (58 cm) - -
Feed System - Outfeed Height
- 62" (157 cm) - -
Dimensions - 5th Wheel to Center Axle
- 23'-3 1/2" (7.1 m) - -
Optional Equipment - Track Pads
600 mm wide - - -
Ground Pressure–End Load Spout - 500 mm Tracks
11.2 lbs/in² (0.78 kg/cm²) - - -
Dimensions - 5th Wheel Height
- 49 1/2" (125 cm) - -
Dimensions - Travel Width
- - 8' 4" (255cm) 9' 10" (299 cm)
Ground Pressure–Top Load Spout - 500 mm Tracks
12.4 lbs/in² (0.87 kg/cm²) - - -
Powertrain - Pressure Fan
- - 7 hp (5.5 kW) -
Chipper - Drum
36" diameter x 44 3/4" w (91 x 114 cm) - - -
Grates - Number of Grate Sections
- - - 4
Weight - Machine Weight*
- - Approx. 26,455 lbs (12000 kg) -
Dimensions & Weights- Top Load Spout - Weight (depending on options)
65,000 lbs (29 483 kg) - - -
Dimensions - Travel Height
- - - 11' 10" (361 cm)
Rotor - Bit Size (width x height)
- - - 2.75" x 5" (70 x 127 mm)
Dimensions- Top Load and End Load Spout Models - Front Ground Clearance
2'-10 1/2" (88 cm) - - -
Feed System - Hopper Capacity
- - 5 yd³ (4 m³) 7.8 yd³ (6 m³)
Dimensions - Track Length
- - - 15' (457 cm)
Feed System - Feed Chain
- - - 4 sections, full hopper width
Feed System - Feed Conveyor Width
- - - 5' (152 cm)
Feed System - Feed Rate
up to 120 ft/min (3657 cm/min) - - -
Feed System - Feed Speed Range
- up to 155 ft/min (47 m/min) - -
Dimensions- Top Load and End Load Spout Models - Feed Deck Width
8'-2" (249 cm) - - -
Powertrain - Engine
Caterpillar C18 Tier IV CAT C9.3 Tier 3 or Tier IV JCB TCAE 4.4 L Tier IV Caterpillar C18 Tier IV, 755 hp (563 kW) Caterpillar C18 Tier II, 765 hp (570 kW) export only
Ground Pressure–Top Load Spout - Opt. 600 mm Tracks
10.3 lbs/in² (0.72 kg/cm²) - - -
Dimensions- Top Load and End Load Spout Models - Front Clearance Angle
15 degree - - -
Dimensions- Top Load and End Load Spout Models - Front Overhang
7'-3/4" (233 cm) - - -
Delimber/Debarker - Flail Drum Diameter
- 10½" (27 cm) - -
Dimensions - Rear Angle of Approach
- - - 22°
Dimensions- Top Load and End Load Spout Models - Rear Clearance Angle
18 degree - - -
Delimber/Debarker - Flail Chains/Drum
- 5?8" (16 mm) x 8 links x 78 - -
Dimensions - Hopper Height
- - - 7' 4" (222 cm)
Weights - Total Weight
- 44,000 lbs (19 958 kg) - -
Powertrain - Hydraulic Tank Capacity
- 135 gal (511 L) - -
Tracks - Track Type
- - - Triple Grouser
Weight - Machine Weight
- - - 79,000 lbs (35 834 kg)
Production - Green Waste
- - - 360 yd³/95 US tons (275 m³/86 metric tons) per hour
Dimensions - Front Angle of Approach
- - - 11°
Dimensions - Operating Width
- - 8' 4" (255 cm) 11' (336 cm)
Dimensions - Ground Clearance (Front)
- 10 5?8" (27 cm) - -
Production - Scrap Board
- - - 425 yd³/65 US tons (325 m³/59 metric tons) per hour
Delimber/Debarker - Flail Rods/Drum
- 6 - -
System Controls - Peterson Adaptive Control System
- - -
Features
  • Aggressive Feeding System A sloped feed deck and three strands of WHD 120 feed chain, paired with an aggressive feed roll make loading the 4300-series easy in all types of material.
  • Superior Product Sizing Peterson’s secondary grate system provides ultra-consistent chip sizing; twigs and small stems which can be difficult to size are easily fractured through our innovative system.
  • The Adaptive Control System feature intuitive interfaces The Adaptive Control System’s large display provides information to make chips more efficiently. On-screen maintenance instructions and self-diagnostics features increase your up-time.
  • Knife Assemblies: At The Heart of the Chipper Produced from the highest quality alloy chromium steel, heavy-duty Peterson knife assemblies achieve uniform production of wood chips with high accepts and minimal losses.
  • Select From 6 or 12-Pocket Drum Styles Featuring durable AR450 wear surfaces, the 4310B comes standard with a 6-pocket drum rotor with one Babbitted knife per pocket. A 12-pocket drum rotor is available for chipping microchips.
  • IQAN Operating System The robust and reliable IQAN operating system is easy to use and is weatherproof for the most extreme environments, providing self-diagnostics and engine and system parameters.
  • High Capacity Bark Pusher The Bark Pusher has a 60” (152 cm) by 193/4” wide opening with a 10 second stroke moves the bark and limbs efficiently from the debarking chamber.
  • Powerful Gear Boxes The 4800F utilizes high torque gearboxes to drive the upper and lower chain flails—providing 30% more torque than the previous model for efficient bark and branch removal.
  • Easy-to-Service Chain Flails and Replaceable Wear Liners Upper and lower chain flails strip bark and limbs from the stems, replaceable UHMW wear liners protect the flail housing sidewalls.
  • Dosing Roller The Dosing Roller ensures an even feed of material into the machine.
  • Destoner Belt This feature is a secondary conveyor that can be added to any screening machine. The destoner belt pivots from horizontal to vertical allowing stones to roll backwards while processed stock continues to move forward on the conveyor belt.
  • Maintenance Friendly The machine is a maintenance-friendly design, and all functions are hydraulically powered.
  • Infeed Hopper with Metering The infeed hopper is equipped with the proven positive-fitting drive system from the Terra Select trommel screens. In addition, a metering roller ensures an even infeed of material into the machine.
  • Impressive Throughput Rates The W 70 Windsifter impresses with a high, continuously adjustable cleaning level at throughput rates of up to 105 yd³ (80 m³) per hour.  
  • Magnetic Roller The magnetic roller is a magnetized conveyor puller used to remove metal from processed material.
  • Added Features Additional features include a hopper with metering roller, stone separation and magnet roller.  
  • The Second Line of Defense: The Impact Cushion System Urethane cushions and shear pins help protect the mill from catastrophic damage in the event of a severe impact from contaminants in the feedstock.  
  • The Impact Release System Protects Your Investment Peterson’s patented Impact Release System’s air bags provides uniform grinding and protection from contaminated feedstock, a feature unique to Peterson grinders.  
  • Towing Made Easy An optional tow dolly with outriggers is available.
  • 3-Stage Grinding Process Provides Faster Reduction Peterson’s 3-stage grinding process provides better fracturing of material and a more consistent product, giving you just the product your buyers are looking for.
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