1260 6 Inch Chipper

1260 Series (6 in.)

35 HP Vanguard V-Twin

33 HP Kubota Turbo Charged Diesel

Disk Style

J.P. Carlton 1260 Wood Chipper

The J.P. Carlton 1260 Wood Chipper is an extremely versatile machine. The 1260 is the perfect answer for trimming and pruning crews who aren’t doing the large takedowns, or for crews who load or split their big wood. With its 12″ x 6″ throat opening, dual top and bottom feed rollers, and high torque feed motors, the J.P. Carlton 1260 will out perform any other 6″ capacity machine on the market.

The J.P. Carlton 1260 is designed and built to go out and chip every day. The heavy duty construction of the J.P. Carlton 1260 makes it an ideal rental chipper, able to withstand all the punishment customers can dish out. From its high capacity axle and tires, to its heavy-duty frame the 1260 is built right. J.P. Carlton understands the environment the 1260 must survive in every day. Thoughtful design elements like concealed wiring, integrated manifold hydraulics with electronic control, sliding engine disk engagement, keep the 1260 operating at peak performance year after year. For Durability and Dependability nothing compares to J.P. Carlton.

Also available in a wheeled self-propelled model.

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SpecificationsFeaturesManuals & Literature
General
Weight 3000 Pounds
Length 132 inches
Height 89 inches
Tires 205/75R14 Ld Rng C 1760 # @ 50 PSI
Axle Dexter Torflex 3.500 Pound Cap
Brakes Electric Available as Option
Hitch Five Inch Height Adjustable 2″ Bulldog
Fuel Capacity 12 Gallons
Battery 29HVD 650 CCA
Jack Stand 7000 # Cap Screw Type Swing Up
Engine Options
Manufacturer Vanguard 35 HP V-Twin Kubota
Number of Cylinders Two Three
Bore 85.5 mm 3.07 inches (78 mm)
Stroke 86.5 mm 3.09 inches (78.4 mm)
Displacement 993cc 68.53 Cubic inches (1123 cc)
Maximum RPM 3600 RPM 3200 RPM
Horsepower 35 HP 33 HP
Torque 53 Ft Lbs 53 Ft Lbs
Cooling Medium Forced Air Liquid
Air Cleaner Two Stage Dry Type Two Stage Dry Type
Oil Filter Full Flow Spin On Full Flow Spin On
Oil Capacity 2.3 Quarts 2.3 Quarts
Electrical 12 Volt 12 Volt
Clutch Sliding Positive Lock Engagement Sliding Positive Lock Engagement
Bearings
Disk Bearings 2 inches Tapered Roller
Feed Roller Bearings 2 inches Tapered Roller
Disk Shaft 2 1/2 inches Removable
Feed Roller Shaft 2 inches
Chipper Disk
Wheel Diameter 26 inches
Wheel Thickness 3/4 inches
Disk Balance Precision High Speed Balanced
Wheel Speed 1850 RPM Nominal
Number of Knives 2
Knife Dimensions 7 1/4″ x 4″ x 1/2″
Anvil 3″ x 6″ x 1/2″ AR400
Chip Throwers Two 1/4″x 4″ x 3″ x 9 1/2″ long
Cutting Dimensions
Throat Opening 12″ x 6″
Hydraulic System
Hyd Pump Displacement .329 in cu/rev
Hyd Pump Drive System Direct Drive off Engine Mount
Flow 5.33 GPM
System Relief 2500 PSI
Oil Tank Capacity 8 Gallons
Oil Type AW32
Valve Series Type
Hose 16,000 PSI Burst – Exceeds SAE 100R2
Oil Filter 10 Micron Return with Suction Strainer
Drive System
Engine Sheave 2B 4.8
Jackshaft Sheave 2B 9.4
Drive Belt 2B90 Kevlar Powerband
Cutter Head Shaft 2 1/2 inches
Feed System
Feed Motors 22.8 in cu Top 14.2 in cu Btm
Flow 5.33 GPM
Hydraulic Drive Live – Driven off engine
Autofeed Digital Fully Adjustable
Feed Rate 80 Feet Per Minute
Feed Rollers Top 10 1/2″ x 12″ Btm 6 1/2″ x 12″
Springs Two 15″ Tight Wound Powder Coated
Slide Bearings Two 1″ Flange Mount
Lift Cylinders None
Discharge 360 Adjustable Swivel w/Deflector
Frame
Main Trailer Tongue 2″ x 4″ with 1/4″ wall
Main Trailer Frame 2″ x 4″ with 1/4″ wall
Engine Channel Mnts Sliding Positive Lock Engagement
Infeed Chute 10ga with 1″ tube frame
Folding Infeed Tray 10ga with 1″ tube frame
Folding Tray Lock 3/4″ Spring Loaded Pin
Discharge Chute 10 gauge neck with 14 gauge discharge
Discharge Lock 3/4″ Spring Loaded Pin
Fuel Tank 10 gauge with baffles rubber mtd
Hydraulic Tank 10 gauge with baffles rubber mtd
Battery Box Marine Battery Box
Fenders 10 gauge checker plate
Feeder Bar 1 1/2″ OD x 1/8″ wall – removable
Light Brackets 3/16″ with hidden wiring
Axle Mounts 1/2″ Plate
Hitch Plate 3/4″ Plate adjustable 5″ Up/Down
DUE TO CONTINUOUS DESIGN IMPROVEMENTS
CONSULT FACTORY PRIOR TO ORDERING 1-800-243-9335.
  • Led Taillights mounted high on the infeed out of harms way. The 1260’s taillights have heavy duty covers for extra protection. All the wiring runs inside the frame to give the machine a neater appearance and keep wires clear of damage.
  • Engine Slide System disengages the engine from the cutter disk. This allows the engine to run without spinning the disk. This system also aids at startup by allowing the engine to spin without the turning the disk, minimizing wear to the starter and allowing the engine to crank over easier and at higher speeds.
  • Imron Paint is applied over an epoxy primer after the surface has been media blasted. This finish is then baked on to give a beautiful lasting finish which resists both corrosion and nicks.
  • Heavy Duty 1 ½ ” Feeder Bar
  • 12″ x 6″ Feed Opening makes feeding the bigger branches and limb material easy.
  • Heavy Duty 5,000 pound capacity tongue jack
  • Folding Feed Table
  • Swivel Discharge quickly and easily allows the operator to fill chip trucks corner to corner, or direct the chips to a precise place on the lot.
  • Locking Fuel and Hydraulic Tanks are sleekly designed to fit neatly within the confines of the frame. Locking caps prevent vandelism.

Product Manuals

Model Version Date PDF Description
1260 Series (6-inch) Wood Chipper January 2011 012811 – pdf – 8.6 MB

Previous Manuals

Model Version Date PDF Description
1260 Series (6-inch) Wood Chipper January 2010 010410 – pdf – 8.4 MB

Product Literature

Model PDF Description
1260 Series (6-inch) Wood Chipper pdf – 1.9 MB

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