Dry Box Option
Now available as a factory-installed option, the Miller Condor G40 and G75 can be outfitted with the New Leader G4 dry spinner box. It is available on a drop box–equipped G40 and on the G75 with Condor SmartDrive as an option. Built of 409 stainless steel, the box is painted Miller red and includes a sight window in the hopper. The dry box is MultApplier-ready and has a struck capacity of 255 cu. ft., or 8.29 tons at 65 lb. per cubic foot. It will accommodate a 5' insert at 66 cu. ft. capacity (leaving the main bin with 105 cu. ft. capacity). As an option, the dry box is available with the Agri-Cover SRT-2 manual or electric roll tarp kit. For more information, visit a Miller dealer or www.millerstn.com.
Powerful Harvesting Series
The M205 Rotary Disc Windrower is the first off the line in the new 5 Series of harvesting machines from MacDon. Powered by a Cummins turbo diesel engine, the M205 boasts 220 hp with a power boost to 230 hp. The windrower can run draper headers up to 40'. The new body style allows for greater airflow into the engine, and the air filter has been enlarged. The new Ultra Glide cab has a four-corner independent suspension system to prevent cab roll. Up front, the new R85 Rotary Disc Header replaces the R80. For more, visit a MacDon dealer or www.macdon.com.
All-Wheel Steer Trailer
For tighter turns and greater maneuverability, Unverferth Manufacturing Company introduces the Fieldrunner header transport with patent-pending all-wheel steering. The Fieldrunner AWS is available in 32', 36' and 42' models with a 13,000-lb. carrying capacity. The trailer features a front-to-rear steering connection for true tracking performance and 180° front turning. The rear-oscillating frame provides flexibility and enhanced trailing. The Fieldrunner AWS also features 2" tiedowns with easy-operating ratchet tighteners for securing the load. The chassis features automotive-type ball-joint steering, spindles and center kingpin with tapered roller bearings, 10-ton hubs and high-capacity 15" tires. Optional two- or four-wheel electric brakes are available with breakaway engagement for enhanced transport safety. For more information, visit a dealer or www.unverferth.com.
Designed for Field and Road
A new line of flotation radial tires from Alliance Tire Group is designed for spreaders, tankers and other heavy trailers that split time between the field and road. The Flotation Radial Series 388 features a large contact area, excellent self-cleaning and a curved bar tread pattern that provides traction in the field and smooth operation on the road. In the popular 600/50R22.5 size, the 388 159D radial tire on drive positions offers a 13% increase in load capacity at 30 mph compared with a bias tire. Tire sizes include 500/60R22.5, 550/60R22.5, 600/50R22.5, 650/65R26.5, 750/55R26.5, 600/65R34, 650/60R34, 710/55R34, 800/50R34 and 850/45R34. For more details, see your tire dealer, call (877) 97-TIRES or visit www.atgtire.com.
- February 2011