LANCO Row Mulchers
State-of-the-Art Mulching Equipment for Highbush Blueberries and other Row Crops
The Crop Care™ Row Mulcher by LANCO Mfg. Co. is an essential piece of equipment for highbush blueberry operations and nurseries. What takes days by hand can be accomplished in a few hours with this dual-directional mulch spreader. This mulcher accommodates a wide range of application patterns and materials: You can apply a layer that is 48 in. wide and 1/2 in. deep or 12 in. wide and 8 in. deep, depending upon your material and your needs.
The LANCO row mulcher body is constructed of 12 GA. galvanized steel panels on a heavy-duty chassis. The poly lumber floor has a 10 year warranty. Chassis and frame are primed and painted with red rust-proof paint. Made in Lancaster County Pennsylvania to world class standards.
|Apron & Belt Speed Controls allow for instant, infinitely variable speed options.||PTO Hydraulic Drive features priority flow control valves for maximum operator control.||Tilt Control Dual Directional Belt provides precise spreading at variable depths and width.||High Flotation Tires reduce soil compaction and reduce stress on the equipment.|
|Heavy-Duty Pillow Block is easily adjustable and assures true tracking of the apron chain.||Apron Chain features 4 in. spacing and a low-friction poly floor with a 10 year warranty.||Extra Sidewall Braces over super-duty galvanized panels add stability and extend service life.||Rack and Pinion End Gate is easy to open and close and retains your load during transport.|
Specifications - Model LS1450
|Capacity Cu. Yd. Struck||4 yd3|
|Capacity Cu. Yd. Heaped*||5.3 yd3|
|Tractor HP***||30 HP|
|Tractor Min. Weight**||3,000 lb.|
|Payload Maximum||6,000 lb.|
|Net Weight||2800 lb.|
|Standard Tires||11L X 15|
|Wheel, Width Out-to-Out||5 ft. 2 in. (62 in.)|
|Apron Chain Width||3 ft. 1 in. (37 in.)|
|Hopper Width||4 ft. 10 in. (58 in.)|
|Height Overall||7 ft. (84 in.)|
|Length, Hopper Box||8 ft.|
|Length, Overall||16 ft. 6 in. (198 in.)|
** For level or gently rolling terrain, tractor weight must be at least 50% of the gross loaded spreader weight. For hilly terrain, road travel or other adverse conditions, tractor weight must be equal to gross loaded spreader weight.
*** Smaller HP tractor can be used if it weighs as much as the loaded row mulcher.