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Vermeer - HG6000 Horizontal Grinders

Process wood waste efficiently with the HG6000 horizontal grinder. Get started with the touch of a button to activate the microprocessor-controlled HPTO clutch. Fifth-wheel towing configuration provides mobility, and the open-ended, extra-wide feed table allows you to load wood waste over the side. State-of-the-art wireless remote lets you operate the machine from up to 300’/91 m away.

Features & Benefits


Increase productivity thanks to the exclusive Vermeer SmartGrind system, which automatically controls grinding speed based on engine rpm levels.


Improve cutting performance using the patented series II duplex drum system with reversible hammers and cutter blocks that simplify maintenance and nearly double wear life.


Top-loading screens are designed to give operators easy access.


Enhance jobsite safety with a Thrown Object Deflector that reduces the quantity and distance of thrown debris.

Fuel Chip Attachment

Diversify your end product by incorporating the Fuel Chip Attachment (FCA) allowing your grinder to be converted to a chipper.


Key Specifications
Full-load gross hp 755 hp (563 kW)
Weight 65,000 lb (29,483.5 kg)
Maximum feed height 32 " (81.3 cm)
Conveyor unfolded length 54.1' (16.5 m)
Discharge Conveyor Width 48" (121.9 cm)
Discharge Conveyor Length 81.3' (24.8 m)
Number of cutters 20

Company Info

1210 Vermeer Road East
Pella, IA
US, 50219


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