Model # 9060300

Internet #202507874

Earthquake 3 in. 205cc Chipper Shredder


3 in. 205cc Chipper Shredder

  • Features a Briggs and Stratton lightweight engine
  • 20:1 reduction means you can severely reduce debris footprint
  • Includes both hammers and knives for a quick cut and pulverize
$635.39 /each

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Product Overview

This Earthquake chipper shredder offers maximum power at the point of impact. The largest rotor gives Earthquake 25% more suction in the hopper. A metal cone and high-powered 205cc Briggs & Stratton engine gives you the durability and shredding strength to turn yard waste into the perfect mulch.

  • Briggs and Stratton intek IC 205cc 8.50 ft. lbs. engine
  • Chip materials up to 3 in. dia.
  • Two 2 in. chipping knives-heavy duty yet remarkably razor sharp
  • 2 Tri and two J shredder hammers - J-hammers cut material, reducing its size and tri-hammers pulverize
  • 20:1 waste reduction ratio
  • Grinding chamber 16 3/4 in. x 13 1/4 in. hopper

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Name 3 in. Dia 270cc Feed, Unique and Versatile 3-in-1 Discharge, Chromium Chipper Shredder 3 in. 205cc Chipper Shredder 3 in. 250 cc 2-in-1 Upright Gas Chipper Shredder 3 in. 11-HP 270cc Feed Commercial Duty Chipper Shredder
Brand Brush Master Earthquake Cub Cadet Brush Master
Ratings (77) (86) (30) (104)
Chipper capacity (in.) 3 3 3 3
Power Type Gas Gas Gas Gas
Commercial No No No Yes
Engine Displacement (cc) 270 206 250 270
CA (CARB) Compliant Not CARB Compliant Not CARB Compliant CARB Compliant Not CARB Compliant
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Customer Questions & Answers

bag attachment

Does it come with a Bag to catch the shredded chips?
Asked by: JT
Yes it does, but it doesn't stay on very well
Answered by: GT
Date published: 2016-07-30

Where is it made?

Asked by: furno
Answered by: Spike
Date published: 2016-10-16

What is the HP of the engine?

Need HP to purchase it, I'm looking at needing at least 5, preferably 8.5 horse power.
Asked by: TwiddlebugJan
I think it is 9 horse
Answered by: GT
Date published: 2016-07-30

Can it handle pine needles and branches? Will the resins gum up the blades ir other parts? If so can it be ckeaned?

Asked by: BabaYaga
Pine Needles and branches are no problem. However overtime there can be buildup of pitch on the knives and hammers. If you feel that the knives and hammers are not cutting as well as they did when you began using the product or you no longer hear the hammers coming to a rest when the product is shut off, follow the instructions in the manual for removing the knives and hammers. Use a solvent such as paint thinner or lacquer to break down and remove the pine pitch. Before reinstalling the knives and blades, coat them with a thin film of WD40 or similar oil type to prevent rusting of the blades and knives.
Answered by: Ardisam, Inc.
Date published: 2016-12-07
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Customer Reviews

3 in. 205cc Chipper Shredder is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 86.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Valued Purchase It is easy to use and meets all my expectations. The savings I have realized in being able to do the yard/tree work myself has nearly paid for the chipper. The only problem I have found is the engine oil fill and check receptacle is very difficult to access. I suggest purchasing a medium size funnel and tube arrangement to facilitate adding oil and a small mirror on a pocket size, telescoping handle to accurately verify required oil level. All in all, with my additions, this unit is a pleasure to have and use. I have received a quality product and excellent 'value for my dollar'.
Date published: 2016-07-01
Rated 3 out of 5 by from over priced First off the chipper chute has this tough rubber on it and almost impossible to feed over 1 1/2" branch through it. The hopper is only good for leaves. If you feed tiny branches through it the hopper clogges up and have to push down with a stick. I removed rubber from chute so i could chip 3" branches. Well max 2" or it will stall engine if hard wood. I changed oil after every use because it turned black. started using 10w-40 and oil stayed clean. so overall once i adjusted how i wanted it the chipper did very well but max i would only do 3" if soft wood and 2" hardwood. Hopper is just leaves only or really fine branches that are short. Only put small amount in at a time or will clog. Way over priced for what it is.
Date published: 2016-07-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Better than Expected For the price I wasn't expecting much. I was pleasantly surprised. It was a piece of cake to get up and running and so far has done an excellent job. Once you get the hang of it you can easily make short work of a pretty sizeable pile of branches. I've gotten good at cutting my branches up in such a way that they fit more easily into the chipper. That makes a big difference. Basically cut them wherever they spread wide so they're mostly "V" shaped. This will help them feed better. So far I've ground up most of a holly tree that I removed, and a pile of branches about the size of two cars. It's worked perfectly. I hope it continues to work this well.
Date published: 2013-09-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Product worked exactly as designed. The chute for branches easily accepts 3 inch branches which ... Product worked exactly as designed. The chute for branches easily accepts 3 inch branches which were easily chipped. Beware that it will occasionally grab the branch so gloves are a must. The top chute accepts twigs, small branches and leaves. Occasionally a section of twig or branch will shoot upwards out of the top so I also recommend wearing eye protection. It definitely does not happen often. Easy to use, easy to start. It is a bit loud, but I suspect they all are. It is also small enough to store in the garage.
Date published: 2017-02-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from First the cons : as other reviewers have stated, unscrewing the yellow oil cap and adding oil to ... First the cons : as other reviewers have stated, unscrewing the yellow oil cap and adding oil to this unit is not easy, due to the location of the fill hole. Using a loose drill bit helped me lever the cap off and using a funnel with a hose to fill the oil worked for me. The pros: unit worked well in reducing both brown and green brush to garden mulch. I did not exercise the unit up to the 3" chipping limit, but it took 2" limbs with no problem, in addition to shredding smaller twigs and leaves.
Date published: 2017-02-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Machine! We love this chipper! We really put it through the gauntlet with a year's worth of fallen branches, limbs from three trees we took down, and lots of tree and shrub prunings from our 1/2 acre property. The limbs just glide through like butter! You do need to trim any large, non-flexible limb spurs first if the V is bigger than 3inches. The bags are light weight and nice for carrying to your flower beds to empty. If you are careful getting the bag on correctly there's no problem with it slipping. I am the most excited to use this product but every once in awhile I give my husband a turn!
Date published: 2016-06-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great chipper/shredder The 3" feed tube does a great job on chipping branches - makes very small fine mulch. Unit is also easy to start and compact enough making it easier to store than some of the other model chipper/shredders
Date published: 2016-04-20
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Fell apart! I used the schredder 1 time and the plastic wheel broke and fell apart I took it back and got my money back
Date published: 2016-12-09
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