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BC1800XL Tier 4 Final Brush Chipper

Speed and large capacity equals high productivity.

When the jobsite calls for large-diameter chipping, look to the Vermeer BC1800XL brush chipper. Built with strength for demanding conditions, the BC1800XL possesses the power and features needed for land-clearing and tree care operations.

The BC1800XL is now available with a John Deere Tier 4 Final engine with 173 hp (129 kW). Other standard features include the patented SmartFeed control system, EcoIdle™ engine control system, Tree Commander™ remote control and bottom feed stop bar for increased operator safety.

Features and benefits

Fender DescriptionIntegrated
Hitch TypePintle
Frame Description7" x 2.13" Channel
Toolbox DescriptionStandard
Tongue ExtensionTwo 12" Increments (for non winch)
Tongue Description4 x 4 x 0.375
Tires - Option One235/75R17.5 load range H
Capacity - Option One10,000
Manufacturer - Option OneDexter
Type - Option OneRubber Torsional
Wheels - Option One17.5" x 6.75" BC of 8 on 6.5"
Trailer Light TypeLED
Brake TypeElectric
Belt Idler/TensionerSpring loaded
Belt Type5V
TypeSpherical roller
Rotation TypeWorm gear with rotational lock
Rotational LockSelf Lock
Bedknife - Number of Useable Edges4
Bedknife Size3" x 20.25"
Fixture MethodWeld on
Number of Paddles12
Knife Size0.625 x 5 x 10
Safety Lock - Number of Positions4
Replaceable Threaded Knife BlockYes
Number of Bolts/Knife5
Useable Edges2
Bedknife Material1018 CD
MaterialA8 Modified Chipper Steel
Radio Remote ControlTree Commander
SwitchesControl Panel: Ignition, throttle, Smartfeed, exhaust regeneration, and ECOIdle. Rear: Lower feed bar sensitivity
Battery950 cca
Standard GaugesDigital Display with tachometer, hourmeter, oil pressure, water temp, and engine error codes. Fuel and DEF gauges
System Voltage12
ControllerVermeer ACS: CB02
Shutdown SystemHigh temp, low pressure,
Oil FilterSpin-on
Make and ModelJohn Deere 4045HFC09
Clutch Drive EngagementManual Lever
Fan26" Suction
Clutch Type12" Spring Loaded
Cooling MediumLiquid
Recommended OilACEA E-7 & E-6 or API CI-4
Air Cleaner2 Stage Dry
Fuel TypeDiesel
Make and ModelJohn Deere Tier 4 Final 4045HFC04
Fuel TypeDiesel
Make and ModelCummins QSF3.8L Tier 4 Final
Fuel TypeDiesel
Feed Roller Dimension23.5" x 18
Motor ManufacturerWhite RE470
Number of Feed Roller Motors2
Feed Roller OrientationVertical
Number of Feed Rollers2
Feed Roller Dimension (Two)23.5" x 18
Feed Roller Clamp TypeSpring
Motor Displacement28.4
Infeed Throat Capacity20" x 24"
Filtration Method3 micron return, 100 micron suction
Oil CoolerNo
Directional ControlYes
Flow ControlYes
Recommended Oil TypeVermeer VMF
System TypeOpen Center
Special PaintOptional
Extended WarrantyOptional
Preventive MaintenanceOptional
Adjustable Height Discharge ChuteOptional
Hydraulic Chute ControlsOptional
Four Position Feed Control BarStandard
Bottom Feed Stop BarStandard
Green Hold to Run ButtonStandard
Reset MethodGreen Hold to Run Button
Positions4: E-Stop, Forward, Neutral, Reverse
Bottom Feed Stop Bar Material Thickness11 GA
Winch Rope7/16"
Winch ControlsForward, Reverse, Free Spool
Rope Choker1/4"
Winch Boom Structure0.25 GR50