Project Description

DIFCO Harvester

The Difco Harvester is suited for large scale sod peat production. This machine has increased loading trailer height, forward travel, allowing for easier operation than its baby brother, the Difco Mini Harvester. It is easily transported from site to site, using its swivel transportation wheels.

Features:

  • 4 way Pivot Pickup Head with Floating Skids
  • 540 rpm Mechanical Main Drives ensuring positive drive
  • Hydraulic driven Loading Conveyor with Quick Attach
  • Low turning discharge height minimising crop damage
  • Pre screen belts ensuring clean product

Technical Specifications:

Weights and Dimensions

  • Working Length: 4.7m
  • Working Length (incl Loading Conveyor) 7.0m
  • Transport Length: 4.2m
  • Transport Width: 2.45m
  • Loading Conveyor Height: 2.8m
  • Weight: 2200 kg

Drives

  • 100hp gearbox
  • Main Drive Protection fitted with M10 Shear bolt
  • Machines Drive Chains fitted with Spring Loaded Adjuster and Oil Dripper
  • Tractor Power Requirements 90hp +

Hydraulics / Controls

Machine Requires 2 x Double Acting and 1 x Single Acting Valves from the Tractor:

  1. Up and down Pickup Head
  2. Lift main frame
  3. Running Loading Conveyor
DIFCO Harvester