1290 Series (9 in.) Disk Chippers

1290 SERIES (9 IN.)

35 HP Vanguard V-Twin

54 HP Kubota 4 Cylinder Gas

Disk Style

The J.P. Carlton 1290 Wood Chipper is powerful and portable.  The machine provides the perfect balance of capability and power for crews doing a variety of trimming  operations. With its 12″ x 9″ throat opening, dual top and bottom feed rollers, and high torque feed motors, the J.P. Carlton 1290 offers the reliability that trimming crews can count everyday.

Able to withstand all the punishment customers can dish out, the 1290 features high-end design elements like concealed wiring, integrated manifold hydraulics with electronic control, sliding engine disk engagement and more.

For Durability and Dependability nothing compares to J.P. Carlton.

  • Heavy Duty 1 ½ ” Feeder Bar
  • 12″ x 9″ Feed Opening makes feeding the bigger branches and limb material easy.
  • Heavy Duty 2,000 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 vandalism.
  • Taillights Mounted Down, out of harms way.
  • 48″ Wide Feed Chute takes the big tops, requires less trimming by the crew!
  • Two Speed Four Wheel Drive Self-Propelled and Two Speed Rubber Track Undercarriages Available.

1290 SERIES (9 IN.) Specifications

Weight 2930 Pounds
Length 132 inches
Height 93 inches
Width 67 inches
Tires 225/75R15 Ld Rng C 1760 # @ 50 PSI
Axle Dexter Torflex 5200-Pound Cap
Brakes Electric Available as Option
Hitch 8” Height Adjustable 2” Bulldog
Fuel Capacity 9 Gallons
Battery 29HVD 650 CCA
Jack Stand 2000 # Cap Screw Type Swing Up
Engine Options
(Varies depending on selection of engine make & model)
Manufacturer Vanguard 35 HP V-Twin
Number of Cylinders Two
Bore 85.5 mm
Stroke 86.5 mm
Displacement 993cc
Maximum RPM 3600 RPM
Horsepower 35 HP
Torque 53 Ft Lbs
Cooling Medium Forced Air
Air Cleaner Two Stage Dry Type
Oil Filter Full Flow Spin On
Oil Capacity 2.3 Quarts
Oil Type Briggs
Electrical 12 Volt
Gauges None
Clutch Sliding Positive Lock Engagement
Disk Bearings 2 7/16 inches Tapered Roller
Feed Roller Bearings 2 inch Ball
Disk Shaft 3 1/2 inch Removable
Feed Roller Shaft 2 inches Engagement
Feed Lift 1 inch Flanged Ball
Chipper Disk
Wheel Diameter 30 inches
Wheel Thickness 1-1/2 inches
Disk Balance Precision High Speed Balanced
Wheel Speed 1440-RPM Nominal
Number of Knives 2
Knife Dimensions 10-3/16” x 4 x1/2”
Anvil 4” x 8-7/8”x 1/2” AR400
Chip Throwers Two 3/8”x 4” x 4” x 11” long
Cutting Dimensions
Throat Opening 12″ x 9″
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 9 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 6/3V5.6
Disk Sheave 6/3V14.0
Drive Belt 6 Band 6/3V750
Feed System
Feed Motors Top- 32.7 in cu
Flow 5.41 GPM
Hydraulic Drive Live – Driven off engine
Autofeed Digital Fully Adjustable
Feed Rate 100 Feet Per Minute
Feed Rollers 10 1/4” x 11.5”
Springs Two 15″ Tight Wound Powder Coated
Slide Bearings Two 1″ Flange Mount
Lift Cylinders 2” x 10” with 1” attachment
Discharge 360 Adjustable Swivel w/Deflector
Main Trailer Tongue 2″ x 4″ with 1/4″ wall
Main Trailer Frame C4 X 5.4 Channel
Engine Channel Mnts Sliding Positive Lock Engagement
Infeed Chute 10 Gauge with 1″ tube frame
Folding Infeed Tray 10 Gauge with 1” tube frame
Folding Tray Lock 3/16” thk.
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
Radiator Guards None
Light Brackets 3/16″ with hidden wiring
Axle Mounts 1/2″ Plate
Hitch Plate 3/4″ Plate adjustable 8″ Up/Down