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Jo Beau M500

The M500 pro-chipper is ever since the showpiece of the Jo Beau spectrum. It is equipped with its wide tractor profile tires and the newest 25Hp EFI (electric Fuel Injection) Honda GX engine. This unique, self propelled, compact chipper combines power and manoeuvrability on each ground. The separate counter jerrycan avoids fire danger upon filling petrol, focussing again on the safety standard of Jo Beau.

✓ Electrical start
✓ Self propelled
✓ Low infeed hopper with wide inlet opening
✓ Very easy handling
✓ Big air tires and caster wheels
✓ Only 73cm wide
✓ Hinged infeed hopper for an easy maintenance
✓ Unique Jo Beau drum technology™
✓ Drum ball bearings in heavy industrial version
✓ Hardened rotating knives
✓ Several practical options


The Jo Beau® drum technology™ guarantees that branches and corresponding green mass with a diameter of 12 to 13cm -depending on the wood type - can be converted perfectly into high quality wood chips. The wide inlet opening of 66cm is designed for an even bigger volume side branches. The different options such as double wheels, detachable piece high rotating discharge pipe & leakage free caster wheels make the M500 very appropriate for gardeners, garden services and arborists.There is also a T500, H500 appropriate for tractors or other hydraulic tool carriers.

All Jo Beau machines are built according to the valid European guidelines and have a CE-certificate. All machines are supplied with manual and parts list.

Technical Specification

  • Max. recommended diameter : 120 mm (4.72 In)
  • Capacity chips (average) : 8,33 m³/h (294,17 ft³/h)
  • Processing speed (average) : 25 m/min (82 ft/min)

  • Brand & type : Honda iGX800 - 2 cyl. 4-stroke
  • Power : 18,6 kW (24,9 Hp)
  • Drive : Petrol engine
  • Consumption : 7,1 L/h - 3600 RPM
  • Noise level Lw (A) : 108 dB(A)

  • Dimensions (LxWxH) : 2020 x 720 x 1450 mm (79.52 x 28.35 x 57.08 In)
  • Feed height : 850 mm (33.46 In)
  • Feed intake opening (LxW) : 660 x 520 mm (25.98 x 20.47 In)
  • Weight : 315 kg (694.46 Lbs)
  • Chipper Technology : Jo Beau Drumtechnologie™
  • Chassis / Infeed hopper / Ejector chute : Powder-coated steel
  • Knives : 2 hardened, reversable blades
  • Counter blade : 1 (4x reversable)
  • Drum transmission : Double industrial V-belts
  • Drive traction : Hydrostatic > 0-3,5 km/h (2.17mph)
  • Fuel supply : Removable metal jerrycan 20L
  • Brakes : Hydrostatic

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