Kann Aluminum Commercial Grain Bodies are manufactured to be dependable and durable. A 92-in. interior clearance and square corners help make these units ideal for both palletized and bulk loads. A free-flow design allows for complete cleanout. Capacities and weights for the grain bodies are based on 60-in. sides. All units are 96 in. wide.
Learn more at www.kannmfg.com.
The WatchDog Cellular Alert is a new, low-cost remote temperature monitor with cellular communications. Set it for frost, or any temperature, and receive an alert by phone call or text message. A computer is not required. The unit also has a relay to trigger an external device, such as a sprinkler system, automatically.
Learn more at www.specmeters.com.
The Woods LS- and LC-Series Loaders provide maximum lift heights from 72 to 108 in. and fit tractors from 15 to 50 hp. Woods says that the mid-attaching loader-boom provides optimal visibility and tire clearance, while offering greater turning flexibility than other loaders on the market.
Learn more at www.woodsequipment.com.
The Trimble EZ-Pilot steering system features a sleek design integrated into the steering column, providing clear access to instrument panels and controls. It turns the steering wheel, whether the original wheel or an optional wheel, using GNSS guidance from the Trimble CFX-750 or the FmX display. Vehicle steering is immediately adjusted to compensate for rough terrain or slopes and hillsides with the new Trimble T3 Enhanced Terrain Compensation Technology. Higher torque delivers better vehicle steering with more rigid steering systems, such as floaters.
Learn more at www.trimble.com/agriculture.
Dixie Chopper has redesigned its Classic T Series mowers from the ground up. The three models in the series are the Classic 2750T, Classic 2760T and Classic 3560. They sport the integrated transmission design of the Parker Torqpact GT16. The Classic T Series is powered by a Kawasaki air-cooled engine. Deck widths range from 50 to 60 in., with horsepower ranges from 27 to 35 hp. The new machines are capable of mowing up to 6.6 acres/hr. and have a 14-gal. fuel capacity.
Learn more at www.dixiechopper.com.
Valmont’s Variable Rate Irrigation (VRI) is precision irrigation technology allowing for automatic, user-defined application depth of water and crop inputs by sector or management zone. Zone control allows growers to manage up to 30 zones along the length of the center pivot in increments as small as 2 degrees around the field for more than 5,000 management areas. Irrigation prescriptions can be based on yield maps, soil maps, Veris maps or other user-defined field conditions. Speed control allows for unique water application in up to 180 sectors around the field. VRI is compatible with non-Valley machines and Valley machines with mechanical panels using Tracker LT. Learn more at www.valmont.com.
The new Grand Slam post driver delivers the same power and reliability you have come to expect from Shaver Manufacturing post drivers in a new, simplified design. Drive a 4- to 5-in. post in as little as 10 to 15 sec. The Grand Slam springless post driver is designed to pay for your investment long before it’s done working for you.
Learn more at www.shavermfg.com/grandslampostdriver.html.
At the 2012 National Farm Machinery Show, more than 300,000 attendees browsed through rows and rows of brand new farm equipment. Here is a sampling of the new products from the show.
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