This heavy-duty petrol chipper/shredder from Apache features a twin-cutting mechanism, with its 10 flywheel-mounted flail-blades reducing soft material to a fine, compostable mulch; and its two hardened-steel chipper blades turning branches (up to 50mm in diameter) and woody debris into chips that are ideal for shrubbery protection.

It’s driven by a premium-grade Briggs & Stratton Intek engine; a 6.5hp Industrial/Commercial unit that employs the latest overhead-valve technology for enhanced performance; fewer exhaust emissions; and a reduction in fuel-consumption.

Splash-type lubrication works with a cast-iron cylinder-sleeve and a dual-element air-filter to ensure season-after-season of maintenance-light service; while B & S’s Magnetron® Electronic Ign