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  1. Bobbies

    Greenmech 16-28 to hire

    Try Redwood 01264 721790
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    Forst ST6 Rollers sticking open

    Talk to Redwood they are very helpful - 01264 721790
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    Bandit 65 chipper good or bad?

    If weight isn't an issue, try the Forst ST6 - if you liked a tw150 you'll love an ST6
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    Tp175 chipper

    How many TP dealers are there in the UK?
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    Tp175 chipper

    Seen PTO TPs about but perhaps that's because there isn't much to go wrong with PTO chippers - good after sales and back-up is as important as getting the right chipper!
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    Carlton 1790 Chipper

    Just spotted this advertised http://redwoodused.com/car/bandit-2005/
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    Which chipper

    Has anyone tried the Forst or Timberwolf petrol 6" chippers?
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    Carlton 1790 Chipper

    Glenn, try talking to Orange Plant - i believe they import Carlton and are based around the midlands, definitely worth a phone call
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    Carlton 1790 Chipper

    No I think his was an older machine, think a trader offered him around 4k with the electric fault but not sure what he sold it for in the end. Sound good value for a 2009 machine with 12" capacity but I guess you run the risk of downtime if you have to wait for parts to come in from US. Also could be hard for you to see on if you decided to change it in a few years time... Is it the 12 inch capacity that's tempting you?
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    Carlton 1790 Chipper

    I know of a tree surgeon who has just sold his Carlton 1790 as it was costing too much to run - plus backup and parts availability in the UK is poor. Had electrical faults which were costly to repair. My advice would be to go with a brand that will give you decent back-up and support - people speak highly of the Forst ST8 chipper, try getting one of those on demo

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