Brush Fox Flail Mower

– Original Design by Ellis Fab and Design LLC –

The Ellis Fab and Design’s innovative Brush Fox flail mower is an industrial mower designed to be mounted on any excavator, backhoe, or a Mid Mounted Boom Shoulder Mower.

Ellis Fab and Design Brush Fox Industrial Mower

This compact and effective mowing attachment is a “build to order” purchase.

It can be produced in mower decks of 3 ft, 4 ft and 5 ft.

Orders can be tailored to your needs.

Brush Fox Flail Mower Mounted on a Bobcat

Please note that production will begin when Ellis Fab & Design, LLC has received your 60% down payment.

Brush Fox flail mower specifications-

  • Flail shaft with blades.
  • Rigid low clearance cowl.
  • (2) Skid shoes.
  • Hydraulic motor.
  • A mount for use with your machine.
  • All components powder coated standard black or prepared to match your unit.
  • A Cross-Port Relief (CPR)


  • Grapple thumb  (Designed around your machine)

Not Included

  • Hydraulic hook ups are not included at the base price.
  • Trailing Roller with skids

The Brush Fox flail mower has been installed successfully as a 3 ft configuration using only 16 GPM, but design parameters will allow up to 40 GPM. You can view two short films on YouTube under “Brush Fox” or follow these links.

Video links to The Brush Fox in operation.

Ellis Fab and Design Brush Fox Flail Mower in position to mow branches:

Ellis Fab and Design Brush Fox Mower

Operational and Build Specifications are:

  • T-1 steel construction for strength and wear
  • Joystick control for easy to operate five functions hydraulics with one hand
  • Quick mount/unmount of boom, head, PTO mounted Hydraulic tank
    • Boom Assembly uncouples from framework in under 30 minutes
    • Free stands after uncoupling
    • Tank and PTO Mounted pump come off as a unit for no mess
  • 20′ reach out, from center of tractor to end of head
  • 7′ Curb line to center of tractor
  • 15′ Vertical
  • 13′ Canopy cutting
  • 4′ BrushFox flail cutter head
  • Unique blade configuration
    • Creates rotary style cutting performance with flail mulching benefits
    • Extremely stiff shaft to overcome the common “bent tube” failure
  • Large wear portion of the blade for resharpening for long blade life
  • 140 degree head rotation
  • 120 degree stick rotation
  • 100 degree boom rotation
  • 50 Gallon Hydraulic Tank
  • 40 GPM Hydraulic Pump

Brush Fox Flail Mower manufactured by Ellis Fab and design attached to tractor.

Brush Fox Red Flail Mower

3 foot Brush Fox Flail Mower manufactured by Ellis Fab and design attached to excavator

Brush Fox Flail Mower attached to Excavator

3 foot Brush Fox Flail mower attached to excavator



Tom Wright for Sales at 541-829-9740 or email:

Roy Ellis for Manufacturing & Technical Advice at 541-231-7007


PO Box 506 • Philomath, OR 97370



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