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BC1200XL Gas Brush Chipper

When there’s tough brush-clearing work to do, you can count on the Vermeer BC1200XL to handle it.

The electronic fuel injection engine provides improved fuel economy with 115 horsepower (85.8 kW). This allows for more efficient working conditions and boosts engine response under load.

See your Vermeer dealer for comprehensive service and genuine Vermeer replacement parts.

Features and benefits

Fender DescriptionBolt-on
Hitch TypePintle
Frame Description7" (17.78) Z channel; 0.25" (0.64 cm) thickness
Toolbox DescriptionNo
Tongue ExtensionExtendable 18" (45.7 cm)
Tongue Description2.5" x 4.5" x 0.38" (6.4 cm x 11.4 cm x 9.5 mm)
Tires - Option OneST235/80/R16 Load Range E
Wheels - Option Two16" (40.6)
Tires - Option TwoST285/75/R16 Load Range E
Capacity - Option One7000 lb (3175.2 kg)
Manufacturer - Option OneDexter axle
Type - Option OneRubber torsional
Wheels - Option One16" (40.6 cm)
Trailer Light TypeLED
Brake TypeElectric
Belt Idler/TensionerYes
Belt Type5V
TypeSpherical roller
Belt Idler/TensionerYes
Belt Type5V
TypeSpherical roller
Rotation TypeManual pivot with handle
Rotational LockYes
Bedknife - Number of Useable Edges4
Bedknife Size3.5" x 17.3" (8.9 cm x 43.8 cm)
Fixture MethodWeld-on
Number of Paddles5
Knife Size.625" x 4.5" x 9" (1.6 cm x 11.4 cm x 22.9 cm)
Safety Lock - Number of Positions2
Speed2000 rpm
Replaceable Threaded Knife BlockYes
Number of Bolts/Knife4
Useable Edges2
Bedknife Material1018
MaterialA8 chipper steel
Radio Remote ControlNo
SwitchesLower feed stop bar senstivity, toggle, SmartFeed and Ecoldle
BatteryGroup 31; 950 CCA
Standard GaugesFuel, hour gauges, voltage, water temperature, oil pressure, tachometer gauges, multifunction display
System Voltage12 volt
ControllerVermeer ACS
Shutdown SystemHigh temperature, low pressure
Oil FilterSpin-on
Make and ModelOrigin 4.3
Fan19" sucker
Cooling MediumLiquid
Alternator70 Amp
Recommended OilSAE 10W30
Air Cleaner2-stage dry with safety valve
Fuel TypeGasoline
Feed Roller Dimension15
Motor ManufacturerWhite Hydraulic
Number of Feed Roller Motors2
Feed Roller OrientationHorizontal
Number of Feed Rollers2
Feed Roller Dimension (Two)11.1" (28.3 cm)
Feed Roller Clamp TypeHydraulic cylinder
Infeed Throat Capacity13.3" x 17" (33.7 cm x 43.2 cm)
Filtration Method10 micron return, 100 micron suction
Oil CoolerNo
Directional ControlYes
Flow ControlNo
Recommended Oil TypeVermeer VMF
System TypeOpen center, dual pumps
Special PaintOptional
Extended WarrantyOptional
Preventive MaintenanceOptional
Four Position Feed Control BarStandard
Bottom Feed Stop BarStandard
Green Hold to Run ButtonStandard
Reset MethodDual green hold-to-run buttons
PositionsFour positions: Emergency stop, forward, and reverse
Bottom Feed Stop Bar Material Thickness11 GA
Winch Rope7/16' (1.11 cm)
Winch ControlsForward, reverse and free spool
Rope ChokerDetachable chain choker
Winch Boom Structure.25" (6.4 mm) Grade 50