The True Line Steering Assist from Raven Industries, Sioux Falls, SD, offers growers a precise steering system. It virtually eliminates overlap and skip problems, according to the company.
Using Beeline steering technology and the Raven Viper system as a user interface, the steering system allows operation of up to 20 mph on any self-propelled sprayers, tractors or other equipment. It's available in Waas, HP Oministar and RTK options, is scalable for future upgrades and can be operated both day and night.
Circle 1 on Reader Service Card, call 800-243-5435 or visit freeproductinfo.net/sbd.
The GreenStar AutoTrac assisted steering system from John Deere is now available on John Deere 8020 Series MFWD and Independent Link Suspension (ILS) wheeled tractors.
The system offers 4" pass-to-pass accuracy, according to the company. An electro-hydraulic steering system is required, and a field-installed kit will be available for 8020 Series tractors with MFWD or ILS.
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The 5000 Series field cultivators from Sunflower, Beloit, KS, offer a simple design and good performance in high-residue conditions.
They're available in three-section (Model 5035) and five-section (Model 5135) configurations from 18' to 62'. Model 5035 also features a split wing design for reduced transport height. Both models use a low-profile shank, giving a clean look while providing a point load of 190 lbs and 24" of under-frame clearance.
Circle 3 on Reader Service Card, call 785-738-2261 or visit freeproduct info.net/sbd.
The Thompson closing wheel, from Exapta Solutions, Inc., Salina, KS, creates a slicing and crumbling action for tough-to-plant conditions. Made of stainless steel, with Fafnir bearings and a triple-lip seal, it fits most planters and gauge-wheel drills.
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