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Tazz K32 (3") 212cc Chipper / Shredder With Viper Engine

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Model: 18493
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4.7 out of 54.7 out of 54.7 out of 54.7 out of 54.7 out of 5
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Grade
Entry Level Chippers
Style
Chipper/Shredder
Branch
3"

Diameter
Engine


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From The Makers Of Earthquake

Power 212cc Viper Engine
8.00 ft/lbs of torque easily get through 3" diameter branches
Standard 5-year warranty on engine and machine

Compact, Portable Design
Ideal height for easy transport and operation
Handle bar is angled to put center of gravity directly above the wheels for extra stability

Strong, Durable Components
Rugged steel hopper allows for efficient feeding of leaves and twigs
Tough enough to withstand the banging of larger limbs when using

Two Tri- & J-Hammers
J-hammers cut material down to size
Tri-hammers pulverize it into mulch
Allows for reduction of material 20:1 ratio

Largest-In-Class Rotor
Produces 20% more suction than comparable models
2.5" x 14" grinding chamber & 16.75" x 13.25" hopper

Easy To Use Debris Bag
Bottom-Out™ zipper for easy dumping of material
Dock-and-Lock™ bag connector allows for easy connection to unit

Low Hopper Height For Easy Loading
Top of hopper only 34" from ground
Provides easier loading of leaves & other garden debris into shredder hopper


Engine
Engine Brand
Viper
Starting System
Recoil Start
Engine Cycle
4-Cycle
CC
212 CCs
Fuel Tank Size
0.74 Gallons
Engine Cylinders
1 Cylinder
Oil Filter
No
Torque
8 Lbs
Consumer Engine Warranty
5 Years
Feed Chute
Wood Diameter
3 Inches
Feed Type
Gravity
Number of Blades
2 Blades
Replaceable Blades
Yes
Discharge Chute
Bag
Included
Towing
Towable
Yes
D.O.T. Lights
No
Fenders
No
Wheels
Rear Tire Size
11 Inch
Tire Type
Plastic Wheels
Overview
Assembly Required
Yes
Weight
121 Pounds
Product Length
25.4 Inches
Product Width
29.9 Inches
Product Height
51.9 Inches
Consumer Warranty
5 Years
UPC
012642003233
Model
18493
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  1 Question
Q: Hi Bob, There are 4 Tazz models. Though they have different engine makers/cc's, there isn't much difference between them if you look at the power (torque) or cutting (number of hammers/knives).
Is there any real difference between them that I'm not getting? Thanks.

by Michael from California on July 05, 2016

A:

Model 22752 - K33 is the only Tazz model that may be shipped to California. The chipper/shredders are the same. Only the engine make and size differ.

K33 California
by Dale, Product Expert
Tazz 18493 Reviews & Ratings
Overall Rating
Features
5/5
Quality
5/5
Performance
5/5
Value
5/5
Overall
4.7 out of 54.7 out of 54.7 out of 54.7 out of 54.7 out of 5
Pros
Price (28)
Easy To Use (25)
I'd Buy It Again (24)
Exceeded Expectations (20)
High Quality (15)
Cons
None (12)
Packaging (9)
Heavy (5)
Bad Instructions (4)
Low Quality (3)
95% of respondents would recommend this product to a friend
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Dale, the Chipper Expert
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Product Expert
Total Reviews
26 Reviews
Total Helpful Votes
1007 Helpful Votes
Power Equipment Direct Recommended

The Tazz K32 chipper shredder offers surprisingly effective performance in a compact package. The 25-1/2" x 30" inch footprint will take up minimal space in your garage or storage shed.

The Tazz K32 is powered by an easy-starting and powerful Viper® 212cc engine, which gives this unit enough power to chip branches up to 3” in diameter. The rugged steel hopper stands at only 34” high, so yard waste can be dropped in with minimal effort while larger branches can be fed into the... more
Dale Recommends This Model
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Anmarie B.
Mckinney, TX
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 10/9/16
Most Helpful Positive Review
REVIEWED
NOV.
03
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Love The Tazz
Great piece of machinery. Well designed, well crafted, and easy assembly. Only complaint is the vacuum as the leaves got stuck in the pipe often. As for the chipper though - fantastic. We must have run the Tazz for at least 10 hours the first couple of days and not a problem.

It made awesome mulch for the garden! The mulch got better with the second run though but you do need to feed it slowly through the hopper or it gets clogged. Regardless though, we are very happy with it. Fed... more
Pros: I'd Buy It Again, Exceeded Expectations, Easy To Use, Reliable
Anmarie Recommends This Tazz Product
Anmarie's Experience With Power Equipment Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"It was clear when we ordered the Tazz it was on back order, but we still got it ahead of schedule."
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Nicole B
Hammonton, NJ
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 5/4/17
Most Helpful Critical Review
REVIEWED
JUN.
03
2017
1 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 5
Broken Before Even Used It
This product was dropped in the middle of my driveway from carrier. Over 130lb box. Had to sit there for 2 days, as i could not move it. Upon opening it in i found parts bent in. This caused machine to not piece together properly. Instructions do not show pieces that go together easily. Parts can not be identified by instructions.
Very disappointed. Not sure whos to blame. Delivery company or manufacturer.
Pros: none
Cons: Packaging, Heavy, Low Quality, Bad Instructions
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Ed K
Plaistow, NH
REVIEWED
MAY.
16
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Very Nice Machine
Does what it's supposed to, and well. Huuge for nowadays! The Viper engine has more than enough power to just suck in (3") sticks into the chipper. It runs smooth and starts easily hot or cold. The chipper is very efficient as long as the stick is straight enough to feed. Haven't tried the shredder with just leaves - shredding small springy branches with leaves is a bit difficult - they're hard to feed. The bagger is well designed and very convenient. It will let very fine dust... more
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Pros: Easy To Use, Exceeded Expectations, High Quality, Easy To Store
Cons: Bad Instructions
Ed Recommends This Tazz Product
Ed's Experience With Power Equipment Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"Fast service and FedEx delivered an undamaged, heavy package."
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John S.
Suwanee, GA
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 5/24/16
REVIEWED
JUL.
12
2016
4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5
Fed Ex Bends Axle On Delivery
I heard some noise out front while in my home office. I was expecting the delivery from your company via Fed Ex. The doorbell was not rung and by the time I got outside I observed the Fed Ex man putting the Tazz partially back in its box. He quickly left and I was confused as to why he didn't ring the doorbell. I thought nothing of it until I assembled the machine and the axle was extremely bent.

It appears that he threw it off the truck in order to do that much damage. So much that it... more
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Pros: Easy To Use, Exceeded Expectations, Easy To Store
Cons: Packaging, Broken On Delivery
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Oden P
Phoenixville, PA
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 6/3/17
REVIEWED
JUN.
25
2017
1 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 51 out of 5
Arrived Damaged And Missing Part
The item arrived slightly damaged and missing the rear stud plate for the hopper.
Cons: Packaging, Bad Instructions, Low Quality, missing parts
Dale, the Chipper Expert
Product Expert
Oden,
I sincerely apologize for the issues you've been experiencing with your unit. Please give us a call and we will get the correct parts ordered for you ASAP. Thank you very much for your business.
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Bruce O
Waunakee, WI
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 5/26/17
REVIEWED
JUN.
16
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Right Out Of The Box It Started Up On The Second Pull!
Right out of the box it started on the second pull. For two hours it handled everything I put through it.

My only complaint is the hopper guard on top it makes it a little hard to get the brush down through the hopper.

Can't wait to use it again.
Pros: Price, Easy To Use, Exceeded Expectations, Easy To Store
Cons: Packaging, Bad Instructions
Bruce Recommends This Tazz Product
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John K
Casstown, OH
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 5/24/17
REVIEWED
JUN.
15
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Meets Expectations
Product arrived with some minor dents from shipping (FedEx didn't provide me with any forms to comment on damage to the package). Once assembled, it started right up and worked fantastically. I've been busy shredding everything I used to burn and putting it on my compost pile. Overall, a good machine.
Pros: I'd Buy It Again, Easy To Use, Exceeded Expectations, Reliable
Cons: Packaging
John Recommends This Tazz Product
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Luther B
Glenn Heights, TX
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 5/22/17
REVIEWED
JUN.
13
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Good Machine
Put it together, checked oil, put gas in it and put it to work immediately. Outstanding machine, excellent price especially if you consider the estimates for the pruning of two trees was more than the cost of the machine. I'm very satisfied plus I've gained the advantage of pruning whenever I wish.
Pros: Price, I'd Buy It Again, Easy To Use, High Quality
Cons: None
Luther Recommends This Tazz Product
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Kevin H
Ramsey, MN
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 6/5/17
Total Reviews
6 Reviews
Total Helpful Votes
37 Helpful Votes
REVIEWED
JUN.
12
2017
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
The Tree Juicer
I bought this for clean up at my lake property. Mainly for clearing of small brush, leaves, and scrub. I also appreciate the 5 year consumer warranty that comes with the machine. I recently was saved by my Honda mower's 5 year warranty so I now look for as much factory warranty as I can get without buying extra. A great warranty from the MFG is a HUGE factor in what I purchase now. I got the unit assembled with only some minor difficulties.. The hopper chute mount was damagedbent during... more
Pros: I'd Buy It Again, Easy To Use, Exceeded Expectations
Cons: Packaging
Kevin Recommends This Tazz Product
Kevin's Experience With Power Equipment Direct
Web Site
5/5

Service
5/5

Shipping
5/5
"I have used several of the "" direct sites over the years, they are all great."
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Girard W.
Lexington, KY
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 6/28/16
Total Reviews
2 Reviews
REVIEWED
JUL.
05
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
It's Already Paid For Itself
I recently did a bunch of tree pruning and cutting down of sucker trees. Our local tree service wanted $600 to remove and chip all the debris. As such, I felt that the purchase of a good chipper would be a good investment. My new Tazz K32 made quick work of the entire pile.

Pros ... It's very easy to assemble. Just attach the kick stand, chipper cone, hopper handle, and the hopper guard on the hopper..

It is much easier to move from one place to another than I anticipated. ... more
Girard Recommends This Tazz Product
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Kenneth J.
Spring Branch, TX
Purchased from Power Equipment Direct
Purchased 6/12/16
REVIEWED
JUL.
04
2016
5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5
Good Chipper/shredder
Was shipped as agreed but did not arrive on time, Fed Ex. Box damaged, and inside hopper damaged due to Fed Ex. Called service, sent pictures, and a new hopper was immediately sent out.

Easy to put together. Easy to use. The wood chips are just the best size for mulch, gardening, livestock. It is a good product at a fair price.
Kenneth Recommends This Tazz Product
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