The Intimidator™ 18XP is a highly productive 18" capacity drum-style chipper. Its powerful dual feed wheel system driven via (2) 32.3 CID hydraulic motors provides around 4,480 pounds of pulling power and the standard hydraulic lift cylinder enhances performance by providing additional down pressure reducing chainsaw work.


User friendly options like the solid infeed tray with HD rim enhances the infeeds durabilty. 25 inch wide feed wheels in lieu of the standard 20" make it easier for the feed system to collapse limbs into the the chippers throat. 


Gas and diesel engine options are available ranging from 120 to 174 horsepower. Most configurations can keep the machine under 10,000 pounds.


Video - some features and options have changed since this video was produced.

1590 (18XP) Testimonial

1590 (18XP) Testimonial

Key Features and Options

  • 120 to 174 gas and diesel engine options available
  • 37" diameter x 22" wide drum with four knives
  • (2) 10 5/8" diameter x 20" wide feed wheels with bottom clean out door
  • (2) 32.3 CID hydraulic motors
  • 33 3/4" high x 64" wide infeed with folding tray
  • Single 10,000 pound axle with (2) 215/75R 17.5" tires
  • 360 degree hand crank dicharge chute with end chip deflector (height adjustable)
  • Bandit control panel with reversing auto feed
  • Standard hydraulic lift cylinder
  • Optional Hydraulic winch
  • Optional solid infeed tray with heavy-duty rim
  • Optional 25" wide feed wheels

Product Details

Machine weights, feed rates, and other specifications are approximate and will vary depending on options selected.
All Specifications are subject to change.

Standard Metric
Capacity 18 in 45.72 cm
Opening 20.88 in  x  20.50 in 52.80 cm  x  52 cm
Width 89 in 226 cm
Height 104 in 264 cm
Length (Open) 242 in 614.68 cm
Weight 9700 lbs 4399.85 kg
Feed Rate 100 ft/min 30.50 m/min
Fuel Tank 30 gl 113.50 l
Hydraulic Tank 12 gl 45.40 l

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