Grimme GB215 Potato Planter
2-row, 1.5 t hopper, for varying seed
The belt planter is the right choice to plant non calibrated seed potatoes, various sizes or longish varieties.
Higher drive speed is possible with appropriate sizes as with a cup planter.
The GB 215 is designed for both, conventional planting and for planting in beds.
Hydraulic steering and planting element levelling enable an accurate planting also on slopes.
The machine can be equipped with the GRIMME Flow-Board for bed planting.
This ensures a constant covering and planting depth and even covering of the crop for perfect growing.
The compact design of the carried machine provides a high manoeuvrability on the headland
Driving speed of up to 10 kmph realize a high output, depending on the crop size and variety, planting distance, machine equipment and soil conditions.
Tubers per hectare or planting distance setting from the terminal
Fewer seed potatoes are required with the automatic row shut off of the planting elements with Section Control.
Operation via ISOBUS from the tractor terminal
Planting element levelling of +/- 7° at slopes in drive direction, for a precise singling of seed potatoes
Uniform growing through constant soil covering of the tubers via hydraulic depth control of the furrow opener and automatic shaping board steering
The GRIMME nozzle system ensures a complete dressing of the tuber, and the GRIMME tank system, mounted at the tractor front, enable a safe handling and a proper crop protection
Option to applicate micro granular directly into the furrow for an optimum growing start or for seed protection
There are different versions available for ridge shaping: shaping board for a loose to firm ridge with a smooth surface or cage rollers for a more fine crumbled ridge structure
Ideal for bed planting and an accurately centred tuber placing even at slopes in combination with the GRIMME Flow-Board
Steering wheels available as an option for less drifting on slopes