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Q: What can I use a drum mulcher for?
A: The drum mulcher is one of the most versatile skid steer forestry attachments, second only to the rotary mower. It is ideal for urban, suburban, and rural areas, and there is no limit to the amount of trees and brush it can handle. While the rotary mower is ideal for up to eight inches of material, the drum mulcher can handle up to eight and beyond, and up to nine continuously.
Q: What are some of the drum mulcher's key features?
A: Features and advantages include:
41 hardened steel teeth for productive cutting
Anti-wrap plates to protect the drum and prevent material from wrapping
Attachment depth comparable to loader bucket for ease of operation
Continuously mulches material up to nine inches
Depth-control rings to control bite size
Drum shell shaped specifically to to mulch material effectively
Minimal maintenance required
Mulches material to less than one inch for quick decomposition
Spins at 2500 RPM to cut quickly
Variable-displacement piston motor for maximum productivity
Weighs 3,190 pounds
Q: Why should I use a drum mulcher?
A: Drum mulchers are safer to use near homes, bystanders, livestock, and utility lines than other skid steer attachments.
Q: What can I attach the drum mulcher to?
A: High-flow skid steer loaders (32-45 GPM)
Volvo Skid Steer Configuration Chart:
Bobcat Skid Steer Configuration Chart:
Bobcat skid steers are available at Highway's Drums branch.
Q: What other cutting widths are available for Diamond Mowers drum mulchers?
A: 64-inch and 84-inch
Q: How much does the 72-inch drum mulcher cost?
A: Contact your Highway sales representative for pricing.
Q: How can I get a drum mulcher or learn more about them?