1992 - Volume #16, Issue #2, Page #22[ Sample Stories From This Issue | List of All Stories In This Issue | Print this story | Read this issue]
"Stilts" Convert Pickup Into HyRise Sprayer
For 1992, GVM is offering the HyRise on "stilted" new Ford F-3504-WD pickups. Key features include 30 or 36 in. row spacing, 400 gal. poly eliptical tank, 50 ft. hydraulic booms with "joy stick" control and mid-boom breakaway, and foam markers.
It takes about 3 hrs. to convert the rig for high-clearance operation on stilts, and about two hours to convert back to normal operation. Road speed of the "stilted" HyRise is about 45 mph.
Complete with a new pickup, it sells for right at $58,000.
Contact: FARM SHOW Followup, GVM Inc., PO Box 358, 374 Heidlersburg Road, B iglerville, Penn.17307 (ph 717 677-6197).
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