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Carlton 1712 (12" Drum Chipper)

Carlton 1712 (12" Drum Chipper)

J.P. Carlton 1712 Drum Chipper - Compact Yet Powerful


The J.P. Carlton 1712 12" Drum Chipper, the smallest in our Drum series, is designed to handle challenging materials with ease. Its 17″ by 12″ opening and single oversized feed wheel make it perfect for fibrous materials like palm fronds.




Advanced Feed System

  • Massive 15 3/4″ Feed Wheel: Effortlessly pulls in logs and brush.
  • Two Hydraulic Feed Motors: Provide high torque to handle entire tops.
  • Hydraulic Lift and Crush Cylinder: Offers powerful crushing and easy anvil access.

Efficient Cutting and Discharge

  • Single Feed Wheel and Drum Cutting Action: Smoothly processes hard-to-feed materials.
  • Exclusive Air Vortex Control: Channels and accelerates discharge air, ensuring efficient material expulsion into the truck.


Reliable and Efficient Operation

  • Kubota Turbo Diesel Engine: Delivers long-lasting, efficient power.
  • Digital Adjustable Autofeed: Controls material feed into the drum, minimizing operator intervention.
  • Live Hydraulics: Operate all functions directly off the engine without engaging the drum.

Durable and Versatile Design

  • Spring and Rubber Mounted Tanks: Isolated from vibrations during chipping and towing for enhanced durability.
  • Variable Feed Rate: Allows the operator to adjust feed speed according to job requirements.


With the most standard features, robust construction, and superior performance, the J.P. Carlton 1712 Drum Chipper is the top choice for anyone in need of a reliable and efficient 12″ capacity drum chipper.

Experience unmatched efficiency and durability with the J.P. Carlton 1712 Drum Chipper. Order yours today and elevate your chipping capabilities!


Weight 5500 Pounds
Length 186 inches
Height 93 inches
Tires 235/80R16 Ld Rng H 4805 Pd @ 125PSI
Axle Dexter Torflex 7,000 Pound Cap
Brakes Electric with Breakaway Switch
Hitch 9″ Height Adjustable Pintle
Fuel Capacity 40 Gallons
Battery 29HVD 650 CCA
Jack Stand 2000 # Cap Screw Type Swing Up
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