Yard Machines 2 in. 208 cc Tip-Down 3-in-1 Gas Chipper Shredder-24A-45M4700 - The Home Depot

Yard Machines

Model # 24A-45M4700

Internet # 205441813

Store SKU # 705374

2 in. 208 cc Tip-Down 3-in-1 Gas Chipper Shredder

Yard Machines 2 in. 208 cc Tip-Down 3-in-1 Gas Chipper Shredder

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$529.00 / each


Model # 24A-45M4700

Internet # 205441813

Store SKU # 705374

Store SO SKU # 639830

This chipper shredder has a 208 cc POWERMORE OHV engine. The 3-way feed with dedicated chipper chute, drop- down, rake-in chute and drop-in hopper makes this unit easy to operate and gets the job done quicker. 2 in. Chipper capacity makes this a large capacity for easier chipping. Collection bag and safety goggles included.

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  • 208 cc Cub Cadet OHV engine provides extended life and smoother, easier starts
  • 3-way feed with dedicated chipper chute, drop-down, rake in chute and drop-in hopper
  • 2 in. chipper capacity larger capacity for easier chipping
  • 10:1 reduction ratio
  • 2.5 bushel collection bag capacity
  • 10 in. semi-pneumatic wheels
  • Oil and safety goggles included
  • 2-years limited warranty
  • Model # 24A-45M4700

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Assembled Depth (in.)  42 in  Assembled Height (in.)  35 in 
Assembled Width (in.)  24 in  Product Depth (in.)  42 
Product Height (in.)  35  Product Width (in.)  24 
Bag/maximum load capacity (bushels)  2.5  CA (CARB) Compliant  CARB Compliant 
Chipper blade material  Cast steel  Chipper capacity (in.) 
Commercial  No  Engine Displacement (cc)  208 
Engine Type  4-Cycle OHV  Engine torque (ft.-lb.) 
Feed capacity (in.)  Fuel tank capacity (oz.)  48 
Housing Material  Steel  Power Type  Gas 
Product Weight (lb.)  250 lb  Reconditioned  No 
Returnable  30-Day  Self-Feeding  Yes 
Start Type  Manual  Translucent fuel tank  No 
Wheels  Yes 
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty  2-Year Limited 


Rated 4.3 out of 5 by 22 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great chipper/shredder... This is a great chipper/shredder. What is ironic is that this is the cheapest gas chipper/shredders I could find and also one of the highest rated. A lot of these came with a Briggs & Stratton engines in the past but I love the Powermore engine on the newer models. They are very easy to start, easy to check and add oil, and powerful for their size. You might want to consider making a tamping tool like I did (see attached pictures) to push twigs, small sticks and pine cones through the leaf hopper as that heavier debris tends to get stuck in the curved bottom. October 31, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by My Second Shredding Day Received it 2 days ago. Inordinate amount of trouble trying to add oil - can't reach between the engine components to remove oil filler caps. I was almost ready to pack it up and send it back for poor design. My shredding is mostly pine straw. Very slow going the 1st day: machine jamming, poking around in the chute with a stick to clear it. My 2nd day, though, I have it whipped - I think. Pine straw and leaves have to be absolutely dry and they will slide right through. It will produce raw mulch at a very good rate. As for adding oil: get an auto-parts store funnel with long clear tubing attached. Works like a dream. I now like my shredder. March 21, 2013
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by Always concerned that it won't start The machine is Very difficult to start. I ended up calling the company who gave me some advise in how to manipulate it to better enhance it's starting. BUT, each time I use it, I never know if I will be able to use it. It does well once it's started, But I would Not buy it again, or recommend it to anyone. February 23, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by As advertised Right out of the box was impressed with sturdiness. I have only used it for five hours (straight) but I can see the quality of construction. This is a great leaf shredder and adequate small brush chipper. The product does what it was designed to do. I am a GC and use this at several locations, on one property I have a 300 year old Sycamore tree, this tree provides challenges as the leaves are about 2x the size of a person's hand. This unit sucked them in and reduced them without hesitation, at a rapid rate. I have read so many reviews on chippers/shredders I do not recall whether this machine received a bad review because it did not chip an axe handle. Ax handles are not branches, they are kiln dried and impregnated with urethane...need I say more. This seems like a real good machine, the reduction ratio, listed as 10 to 1 may be an underestimate, i was pleasantly surprised by the significant reduction and fineness of shredding. I will however be ordering extra blades, just to be safe. October 31, 2014
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Excellent Performer This machine is great! I've used it twice so far since purchase, and its handled everything I've thrown at it. My only criticism of the machine is the location of the oil filler cap and the oil dipstick. The chipper inlet chute is located right in front of the oil filler cap and dipstick cap. In order to fill the engine with oil or check the oil level, I had to remove the chipper chute...which didn't take long (only 3 bolts hold the chute in place), but was inconvenient. I would have thought there was a better way to do this. Otherwise, I'm impressed with this machine's performance. September 18, 2012
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