1996 - Volume #20, Issue #2, Page #28[ Sample Stories From This Issue | List of All Stories In This Issue | Print this story | Read this issue]
Hitch For Deere Drills With Dolly Wheels
The "TerraTach" hitch was introduced at the National Farm Machinery Show at Louisville, Ky. It will be marketed through Deere dealers.
It takes weight off dolly wheels and keeps them from causing ruts and compaction on soft ground. It attaches to the drill by re-moving three bolts in the back of the hitch, sliding the U-shaped bracket directly over the face of the dolly wheel pedestal, then rebolting it.
The hitch doesn't add length to the drill's tongue. Instead, it offsets the tractor from the drill's tongue when turning to provide a tighter turning radius.
It's designed to attach to all wide and narrow quick couplers.
Sells for $1,200. (Drawbar-style hitch sells for $1,000.)
Contact: FARM SHOW Followup, Terra Tech Industries, 1257 Lenox Ave., Pierson, Iowa 51048 (712 375-5465).
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