Tub Grinder 5000 is designed to handle stumps, regrind, and high-volume wood recycling and mulch operations Vermeer tub grinders are loaded with innovative features to help improve efficiency and Jobsite safety.
Patented duplex drum cutting system optimizes cutting performance and simplifies maintenance.
Patented Thrown Object Restraint System (TORS) reduces the quantity and distance of thrown objects.
The TG5000 tub grinder from Vermeer is your machine for powerful processing in a convenient package, with a 540 hp (403 kW) engine and optional loader with grapple. With the new Series III duplex drum, the TG5000 offers proven cutting performance with enhanced durability and serviceability. Look to the TG5000 for productivity and efficiency for your toughest jobs. Vermeer tub grinders also offer an optional grapple loader and a unique bio screen kit that allows non-woody biomass material, such as hay or ag residue, to pass efficiently through the grinder without deteriorating the end product.
Proven cutting performance
The new Series III duplex drum is built off the proven cutting performance of previous Vermeer duplex drum designs, and makes maintenance more convenient with enhancements such as an independently secured wedge system and enhanced drum balancing.
Optional loader cab
An optional loader cab with grapple increases efficiency and can lift up to 3500 lb (1587.6 kg) at full reach.
The loader’s electric-over-hydraulic controls provide the flexibility for an operator to use their preferred control configuration (Vermeer, SAE or ISO), as well as three operating modes with varying joystick sensitivity to meet the operator’s needs.
Multiple engine options
The TG5000 is powered by a 540 hp (403 kW) Caterpillar C15 Tier 4 Final engine. A Tier 3 engine option is available for lesser-emission regulated countries
Thrown Object Restraint System (TORS)
The patented Thrown Object Restraint System (TORS) reduces the amount and distance of thrown objects and has a smooth underside for better material flow.
With features such as a hydraulically driven variable flow and reversing Flexxaire cooling fan, the TG5000 is built with operating efficiency top of mind. The fan adjusts the pitch of the blades based on temperature, which can increase the power available to the mill for better processing efficiency.