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Hands-on machinery demos and a chance to win a $10,000 credit sounds like a good way to spend a day.
That’s exactly what’s behind Versatile’s current Power Drive series of events. The events are a full day hosted at regional Versatile dealers.
Versatile row crop and four-wheel-drive tractors along with Versatile self-propelled sprayers are on-site for you to drive.
Attendees can also register to win a $10,000 V-PAS precision ag package on a new tractor or self-propelled sprayer purchase.
You can find out where their next stop is here.
And you can connect with them on Facebook (pictures are posted regularly from each stop).
With this series of two videos, you get a pretty good idea of what is takes to install a center pivot.
The videos follow a team in Nebraska as they put up an Electrogator II Center Pivot from Reinke. And it shows the real-life experience of these crews—everything from the massive amount of pipes, bolts, and other components to being chased out of the field by hail only to hear later there was a tornado in the area.