1325, 1550, and 2000
Capacities: 1,325, 1,550, and 2,000 bu.
Auger: 24-in.-dia. unload auger
Unloading rate: 1,090 bu./min.
Undercarriage options: Tandem or triple undercarriages on 1325 and 1550s; triples on 2000, all with steerable axles
Tractor hp required: 275
Standard features: Scales with in-cab monitors with joystick controls, radial tires, grease bank, bidirectional spouts
Prices: $95,000 for 1325 with tandems; $110,000 for 1550 tandem; $118,000 to $150,000 for 2,000-bu. model
Capacity: 1,050 bu.
Auger: Single front-mounted corner auger, 20-in. dia.
Unloading rate: Unloads in approximately 2.5 min., or 450 to 500 bu./min.
Undercarriage options: Adjustable, fully enclosed axle system, 120 to 152 in.
Tongue weight: 6,700 lbs. loaded, 1,350 lbs. empty
Tractor hp required: Varies with field conditions
Suggested list price: $49,995 with Shur-Lok fitted roll-up tarp and deluxe light kit (or $45,605 without)
1050 and 1400
Capacity: 1,000 and 1,400 bu.
Auger: : Single unload auger, 18- and 22-in. dia.
Unloading rate: 2.5 to 3 min.
Undercarriage options: Singles, tracks or oscillating duals
Tongue weight: 1,120 and 2,500 lbs. empty; 4,600 and 6,000 lbs. loaded
Tractor hp required: 175 (1050); 275 (1400)
Price: Starts at $48,000 for 1050 grain cart base unit
Grain Storm series
Capacities: 1,150, 1,325, and 1,500 bu.
Auger: Single vertical unloading auger, 20- or 22-in. dia.
Unloading rate: 550 to 630 bu./min.
Undercarriage options: Single wheel, walking tandem dual wheels, or tracks
Tongue weight: 2,900 lbs. empty; 4,200 lbs. loaded
Tractor hp required: 200 and greater
Price: $58,000 to $120,000, depending on undercarriage configuration and options
1050 Harvest Commander
Capacity: 1,050 bu.
Augers: Dual-auger: 20-in. dia.; vertical auger encased in a 22-in.-dia. tube with a 17-in.-dia. horizontal auger
Unloading rate: 2.1 min. at a rate of 500 to 600 bu./min.
Undercarriage options: Sof-Tred (76 x 50 x 32 in.) 16-ply flotation tires on rugged 44- x 32-in., one-piece, drop-center rims; row-crop axles/wheels (choose from 20.8 x 38 in. or 18.4 x 42 in.), radial R-1 tires or Sof-Trak with a selection of 24- or 36-in. tracks
Tongue weight: 3,420 lbs. empty; 5,140 lbs. loaded
Price: Starts at $75,190
Capacity: 1,100 bu.
Auger: Double-auger grain cart. Features 14-in. horizontal auger and 16-in. vertical
Unloading rate: Up to 400 bu./min.
Undercarriage options: Singles and tracks
Price: $46,500 with single wheels and new 900/60 x 32 tires
Models 1048 and 1348
Capacities: 1,025 and 1,300 bu.
Augers: Double-auger cart with 18-in. in-line auger feeding and 18- or 22-in. front-folding unloading auger
Unloading rates: 8 to 12 bu./sec.
Undercarriages options: Single wheels, high-flotation single wheels, straddle-row duals, walking tandem duals, and tracked
Price: Starts at $45,655
Models 1015, 1115, and 1315
Capacities: 1,000, 1,100 and 1,300 bu.
Auger: Front-folding, corner-mounted
Unloading rates: Up to 620 bu./min. (on 1115 and larger)
Price: Starts at $45,950. The 1015 has a list price of $45,950 with 900/60x32 wheels/tires; also available with straddle-row duals or tracks. The 1115 has a list price of $53,400 with 900/60x32 wheels/tires. Model 1315: $66,180 walking tandem with new 520/85 x 42 tires.
Models 1194, 1394, 1594, and (new) 2096
Capacities: 1,100, 1,300, 1,500, and 2,000 bu.
Augers: Double-auger grain carts with 20-in. horizontal; and 22-in. (24-in. in model 2096) pivoting vertical auger
Unloading rate: Up to 1,000 bu./min.
Undercarriage options: Single wheels, high-flotation single wheels, walking tandem duals, in-line steerable tandem wheels, and tracked
Price: 1194, $64,850 with single 900/60x32 wheels/tires; 1394, $78,500 with walking tandem, 520/85x42 wheels/tires; 1594, $99,300 with steerable tandem, 30.5x32 wheels/tires; 2096, $130,000 with steerable in-line tandem, 900/60x38 wheels/tires. Prices include rollover tarp as standard equipment.
There are dozens of grain cart manufacturers that make grain carts, many of which are regional brands. Here is a look at some of the major, national players that represent 95% of the 1,000+ bu. grain cart market.
Farm Industry News