Austoft Sugar Harvesters
Hydro mechanical using two variable
bi-directional hyd. pumps driving two
Topper - reversible y YES
Crop Dividers - reversible
Angle from vertical 30
Basecutters - reversible YES
Feed rollers - reversible Y L,o@ YES
Elevator - reversible Y E ' 0 ' YES
Extractors - two (2) @/ES YES
Steering -l') YES
Chopper - reversible YES
TOPPER --s YES
Disc gatherers and reversible
center knife drum, three
Hydraulically driven floating
structures - reversible
Hydraulic height adjustment.
Double disc type - 5 blades, YES
hydraulically driven - reversible.
Hydraulically driven using heavy
duty hollow pin chain. YES
Perforated sheet floor. Two (2)
motors. Hydraulic s)swing 170
Center mounted on harvester
Air Conditioned, YES
sound & heat
insulated. Safety glass. Cane
guard for front panels.
Parking brake operation
automatic on engine shut down. YES
Hydraulically operated turning
Manual Parking Brake YES
Komatsu - SA6Dl25
224 kW (300H P) @ 21 00 RPM. m. YES N/A
fitted with watchdog control
224 kW (300HP) @ 21 00 RPM.m.
fitted with watchdog control, OPT YES
Hydraulically Driven - Reversible Number of rollers above cane mat (including finned roller)
Below cane mat
(PC= Pinch ) SK = Swing Knif6) Total number of rollers
CHOPPER Pinch/Rotary Chop
Hydraulically driven, rotary
drum type - easy access, easily
replaceable 4 blades per set
CHOPPER Swinging Knife Hydraulically driven, single straight knife, 360 rotation safety swing out action to minimizes stone damage. Adjustable!e for tip @
") maintenance access
Standard billet length.
Hydraulically driven, two 3-bladed tans, primary & secondary with directional discharge deflectors fitted to both extractors
MODEL AUSTOFR 7000 & 7700 HARVESTERS
Operator sits higher.
More incline an front glass.
(bottom closer inwards)
on " @ large front glass.
Lower bottom edge of *croon.
windscreen wiper wipes full circle. (To all four edge*)
Gauges grouped closer together. *t*r cabin.
CABIN CONTROLS (@)
Steering column now ".
Fulltrack (7700) has slimline causal* in front of operator.
Cylinder and motor handcontrols mounted from each side of cabin.
control position adjustable.
for air-horn now mounted inside air conditioner bo3g.
Better overall viewing.
Less dust adhesion. Iv*s operator clearer view ahead
Better view into throat of machine.
improved vi*w, particularly of lodged caneflow into harvester.
Maximum area cleaned and clear.
Reduce risk of damage. Cars easily monitored.
Less obstruction for operator.
Less obstruction for
Allow operator to sit further forward for better view into threat Of machine
More convenient for
Longer life for compressor.
Increased weld an topper from* to pip* ams.
Staff clamps for pipes an topper Palo.
larger spring being coil bound).
Pin to prevent pivot-pin rotating in frames.
Pivot-pin for radius or= increased in length and hole added through end of pin for retaining bolt.
I " design crop
Floating sidawall *
UP 70mo; and chain bracket extended.
First link of supportchain welded to floating sidewall.
Strengthen crop divider
To clear topper Palo. strengthen frame.
The Increased& support gives improved floating effect for crop divider resulting in easier height/depth control by operator.
Prevent pin wearing mount holes in divider tram*,
dislodging of pivot-pin.
mom easily exchanged or replaced when worn. Reduced weight at front and of harvester.
move overlap to keep floating sidewall accurately positioned.
Ensure free movement of the chain a* sidewall rises and lower*.
Longer life. Reduced
FRONT . c
"r"r "eel studs Increased strength and
(5/0 diameter). s@ as durability for -arduous rear wheel. conditions.
Seals in front suspension Improved dirt exclusion. wishbone& reversed. Prevent* seals blowing out
when bearings greased.
Extended life of bearings.
Larger size tyro&. Increased load carrying
24.5 - 40 - 18 "Ground " capacity. Improved
22 ply performance in wet field
Angle of log type (overhead Adjustment now possible to
9*&*39) now adjustable. suit high ridge profile at
Legbox - double seals in One to keep dirt out.
lower log. One to keep oil in.
Grease between seals.
Six blades now fitted to Better bass cutting of cane
discs. Longer service life for
Circlip added to idler gears. Positive location of gears.
Leg flange for disc Stronger flange for cutting
attachment now thicker disc attac @ ut. gussets also extended.
Now heavier (16so 4L@ter) More secure attachment of bolts to attach disc to log disc to flange than 12mm. flange.
Mounts redesigned for More reliable stronger
underling type BASECUTTERS gearbox.
Larger motor for finned More powerful (by 25%)
food-roller with log-
Extra gusset added to Strengthen cradle. food-roller cradles.
Chopper "t r plat* secure attachment.
now larger &@at ( cracking) lugs.
D*deflector short**d. Improved extractor - fan cleaning peformance@.
Larger flywheel. More momentum.So gives more
power assistance to chopper in heavy feeding and high through put.
Extra vent added to top, Improved and increased
rear of cleaning @ or. cleaning capability
particularly in high volume trash and cane flow.
extractor motor coupling improve service life hardened. expectancy.
Larger (1/2 BSP) oil-filler Easier lubrication " now fitted to vertical- servicing.
&=-extractor bearing housing.
Larger baits to attach Increased strength of
vertical-arm as& @ ly attachment.
Into extractor ho*4.