Types of wood chippers

Description

Types of machines used for reducing wood (generally tree limbs or trunks) into smaller woodchips and properties of each.

Alternative labels

kinds of wood chippers
sorts of wood chippers
categories of wood chippers
type of wood chipper
varieties of wood chippers

Skill type

knowledge

Skill reusability level

occupation-specific

Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Types of wood chippers is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Optional knowledge

Types of wood chippers is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Chipper operator: Chipper operators tend machines that chip wood into small pieces for use in particle board, for further processing into pulp, or for use in its own right. Wood is fed into the chipper and shredded or crushed using a variety of mechanisms.

 


 

References

  1. Types of wood chippers – ESCO

 

Last updated on September 20, 2022

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