2020 - Volume #44, Issue #4, Page #40[ Sample Stories From This Issue | List of All Stories In This Issue | Print this story | Read this issue]
Small Field Reaper Binder
“I have imported several of them,” says Eugene Canales, Ferrari Tractor CIE. “ My customers use them to harvest wheat at the dough stage, which is a little less than ripe.”
Canales notes that many of those same customers run the bundles through a Cicoria plot thresher (Vol. 42, No. 6). “Most of them have from 2 to 10 acres. They’re willing to substitute some labor to avoid having to use a combine,” he says.
The 140 SDZ has a working width of 55 in. It is about 6 1/2 ft. wide and a little over 10 ft. long. Overall height is 3 ft., 7 in. and weighs just under 750 lbs.
The recommended maximum harvesting height for grains is 5 ft., 6 in. The company also makes the MLP 140 TC for harvesting higher crops such as sesame, sun hemps, reed, pearl millet and sorghum. It has a maximum harvesting height of almost 8 ft.
The 140 SDZ is priced at $12,132. The price for the 140 TC is $12,431. Both prices are FOB Newark, N. J.
Contact: FARM SHOW Followup, Ferrari Tractors CIE, P.O. Box 1045, Gridley, Calif. 95948 (email@example.com; www.ferrari-tractors.com).
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