SUPERAXE WS 400 & 450


Australia’s market leader for over 20 years! Featuring the innovative and efficient pivoting blade the Superaxe is the ideal solution for processing larger volumes of firewood for medium-large scale commercial, farm and agro forestry operations.

The Superaxe is available in 2 different models – the  WS400 and WS450. Both of these models have the same frame and axe configuration; yet feature different power pack (engine) sizes giving varying cycle times. See table below for details.

ALL SUPERAXE MODELS FEATURE

  • Innovative pivoting blade mechanism develops up to 40 tons of force at the base of the blade
  • Designed and manufactured in Australia. Whitlands Engineering only uses quality components sourced through reputable local distributors and manufactures. All machines are built from scratch in our workshop in north east Victoria.
  • Blade develops 40 tons of power at the base and can be adjusted to four available heights
  • Extra heavy duty construction – built to last a lifetime
  • Easy and safe to use – innovative double handed control system (including knee return mechanism) enhances safety by keeping hands away from the moving blade. This system is completely Workcover compliant.
  • Ergonomic design: Ideal bench height combined with back saving 200kg capacity log lifter – easy on the operator
  • Reputable Vanguard, Robin and Honda engine options – see table below
  • Two year warranty on all parts and construction

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Capacity and Output Specifications

  • 40 Ton splitting force
  • 5m3 per hour output with 13 hp Engine (estimated by Whitlands Engineering – to be used as a guide only)

Engine Specifications

Model

WS400

WS450

Engine HP

13 hp V-Twin

18 hp V-Twin

Pump Capacity (lpm)

30

44

Cycle Time (sec)

6

4.5

Ram Size (inches)

3

3

Blade Specifications

  • Unique pivoting axe blade with hardened edge and replaceable pivot bushes for superior splitting performance; develops up to 40 tons of force at the base of the blade, 4 available height adjustments
  • Cycle time as per specifications – see table above for estimated cycle times
  • 8” to 18” block length

Construction Specifications

  • Top Quality Alford 3” Australian made ram
  • Grate in table grips blocks for secure splitting
  • Massive undertable construction built for a lifetime of trouble free use
  • Generous 1500 wide x 500 deep table for efficient wood splitting
  • Tried and tested ergonomic design – ideal working bench height: no bending, lifting or straining
  • Hydraulic log lifter with 250kg capacity – saves your back!
  • Towing made easy with quality 14″ Sunraysia wheels, new 8 ply tyres and high-speed hubs
  • 8″ solid swing up jockey wheel for easy manoeuvring
  • Approved 50mm cast iron coupling and safety chain fitted

Safety Specifications

  • Weatherproof canister to store comprehensive operators manual on the machine
  • Double handed control system meets all Work Cover regulations covering all aspects of operator safety.

Optional Extras

  • Optional elevator: 3.6 meter fold up elevator. Greatly reduces double handling by enabling easy stockpiling or loading.  Folds up for traveling
  • Registration kits available

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BLADE

Blade

Unique pivoting blade

LOG LIFTER

Log Lifter

200kg capacity hydraulic log lifter

ENGINE

Engine

Engine options 13 & 18hp

CONSTRUCTION

Construction

Robust construction covered by 2 yrs warranty

CONTROLS

Controls

Double handed control system with knee return