Roto Hoe Model 500 Chipper Shredder

Blueshadow54March 9, 2011

I am attempting to locate an owners/user manual for the Model 500 Roto Hoe Chipper Shredder. Can anyone help?

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strelnikov(NE IL)

I have a Roto-Hoe chipper shredder that I inherited from my dad. Not sure of the model number and I didn't get any manuals with it. They're pretty simple, what kind of info are you looking for?

    Bookmark   March 19, 2011 at 10:29PM
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hotscotty

LOOKING FOR CORRECT BELT SIZE AND COPY OF MANUAL.

    Bookmark   April 27, 2012 at 12:30AM
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blandscaper

In my quest for the Roto-Shredder Manual, I came across these common problems and solutions: http://www.fixya.com/tags/model_500_roto_hoe

Here is a link that might be useful: Common Roto-Shredder Problems and their solutions

    Bookmark   April 27, 2012 at 8:58PM
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hotscotty

Does anyone know maximum RPMs a model 500 can take. Currently using a 6 1/2 hp with 2850 rmps driving 3" pulley to the roto hoe's 8" drive pulley using a 1/2" v belt. Thinking of stepping up to a 6" pulley to get more rpms on the hammers. Bearings seem in excellent condition - no noticeable vibrations.
Thanks
ohn

    Bookmark   May 26, 2012 at 2:40PM
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romore_gw

The engine should be turning 3600 rpm.

    Bookmark   May 27, 2012 at 3:09PM
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