The Brushound FHX Defender Forestry Mulcher is the product of years of high-performance brush cutter engineering. It allows standard flow skid steers and track loaders to become powerful fuel reduction and land clearing tools.
With its efficient cutter design, it is perfectly suited for property maintenance, right-of-way clearing and creation or maintenance of defensible space in areas where wildfires are a threat. Cutting capacity up to 10" intermittently, 6" continuous.
Quadco QUAD TOOTH® Cutter Knives:Easy to change 2” knives. Rotatable with four positions, one-piece steel alloy.
Hardox Shield:Liner made of Hardox 400 for wear resistance and strength.
Goodyear Eagle Timed Belt:Increases efficiency, power and torque; Self-aligning belt reduces maintenance.
True Shaft Technology:An electronically balanced cutter drum with serviceable hubs to ensure straight shafts that run smooth for years of reliable, vibration-free operation.
12.75-inch Cutter Drum:2,000 RPM, three-quarter inch thickness.
Cuts Material Up to 10”:Grasses, vines, trees.
Adjustable Brush/Tree Bumper:Push debris into cutting path.
Engineered for Standard Flow Loaders:Only 17 GPM hydraulic flow required.
Power unit must be equipped with ½” Lexan® glass (or equal) and falling object protection.
Number of Knives
36 Quadco 2"
Hydraulic Flow Req
Hydraulic Pressure Req
2,000 - 2,500
Heavy Brush up to 10"
Includes 100" hoses and fittings
Attachment requires case drain line if using piston pump. Gear pumps typically don't need a case drain.
Relief pressure- Set at 3350 PSI for gear motor and 4500 PSI for piston motor.
Over 33 GMP auxiliary out put machines must add Piston pump option
With a piston pump you gain efficiency and faster speed up time.