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Black Tools 40ton Big Boy Log Splitter Briggs & Stratton 14 hp key start


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Shipping Cost: £ 120.00

The Black Tools 40-ton Big Boy is the Professional choice for use on Hardwoods, this is the master of log splitters. Can be used as both Horizontal and vertical excellent choice for log enthusiasts at a realistic price.

The splitter is powered by a 14 hp 420cc XR200 Briggs and Stratton engine that gives you all the power you will need to split any of the toughest grade timber you want to split.  This is a Log Splitter designed not for light-hearted jobs. With the new key start this makes this model unique to other models on the market.


  • 49-ton max splitting force
  • 24″ max log length
  • 16″ road use tires with a medium-speed axle, safety chain for the tow bar, safe to tow at 30mph, you will require a tailboard
  • Tow coupling 50mm
  • 9.5-second splitting  cycle time / 18-second total cycle time
  • 14hp 420cc Briggs &Stratton XR200 engine Petrol
  • 11 gpm two-stage pump
  • 7″hardened steel splitting head/  splitting wedge 200mm
  • auto return valve
  • width 34 1/2 inches, length 83 inches,  height 38 inches,  weight 300 kgs
  • key start comes with 12v battrey.

2-year warranty on the Log Splitter/commercial use 12 months.

Before assembly

  • Length=168cm
  • Height=66cm
  • Width=54cm
  • Weight=320kg

The log splitter is delivered well-packed and part-assembled on a wooden pallet. You should allow approx. 2 hours for final assembly. Step-by-step assembly instructions in the manual,  and an engine manual that comes with your log splitter. Assembly is not difficult and straight forward. However, in the event that you require any assistance, we are happy to help you, just call us. You will need approx. 28 liters of hydraulic oil to make the device ready before use. Hydraulic oil of classification HLP46 would be ideal and is widely available. In addition, you will also need approx. 1.3 liter of engine oil for the engine. For this purpose, we recommend multi-grade oil 10W40 or 15W40.

Disclaimer: Please note the warranty on this Log Splitter we supply is a self-fix warranty, we will supply whatever parts are needed and you must make the repair, we will not be liable for any physical repairs, it would be better you are technically minded and able to repair otherwise we advise you not to purchase such a machine.  It is mandatory that you grease working parts prior to use and check regularly that all working parts are well lubricated.  Pre-adjustments to make on all Log Splitters after assembling. We will assist in any way we can with repair video tutorials.

Come and test this splitter at Black Tools in CT70NB, Kent. Welcome to collect.

Additional information

Weight 320 kg
Dimensions 168 × 54 × 66 cm