Forst XR8


Used Forst XR8 For Sale

The Forst XR8 Traxion is the ultimate utility arb contractor’s woodchipper. Never before has such a high performance chipper been able to access places that the XR8 Traxion will simply stroll to. Tough, fast, and with the ability to get right where you need it.

This model we have for sale at Orange Plant comes with the additional lighting tower fitted, which makes working in the darker evenings more convenient

The Traxion Embankment System
Tough and robust scissor-action parallel linkage leg system gives this machine exceptional versatility; allowing you to expand and retract the legs independently, to make for safe tracking on the bank side, or simply to negotiate over obstacles. With a massive ground clearance of 695mm, when fully expanded, and a width of 1230mm; this machine will pass over large obstacles with ease. With one track expanded this system will traverse banks of up to 35 degrees


Feed Roller Aperture :: 8” x 10” (200 x 255mm)
Feed Roller System :: ForstGrip Feed Roller System
Flywheel System :: Open Top Flywheel (728 x 30mm) Twin 10” Blades
Engine :: Kubota Diesel (V2203) 50hp Natural Aspirated
No Stress System :: AutoIntelligence No Stress Device
Feed System :: AutoIntelligence Fully Water & Vibration Proof Touch Pads
Fuel Capacity :: 35 Litres


You can purchase any of our new or used machines outright or through finance. We have a dedicated brokerage service that offer you a tailored finance option to suit your situation. They specialise in funding all machinery and vehicles for the arboricultural industry.

Our Sales team are also available to answer any of your questions or provide you with any further information you would like. Call us on 0191 236 7795 or complete the enquiry form on the right and we will get back to you as soon as possible.


Stock No. 1212
Model XR8
Make Forst
Year 2019
Hours 278

Key features

  • ForstGrip Feed Roller System – 8” x 10” (200 x 225mm)
  • AutoIntelligence No Stress Device
  • AutoIntelligence Fully Water & Vibration Proof Touch Pads
  • Addtional Lighting Tower Fitted