• 3P500V Mounted 5' Vineyard Compact Drill

3P500V

3P500V Mounted 5' Vineyard Compact Drill

Model Numbers

3P500V

Product Description

5' Mounted Min-Till Compact Drill – Vineyard Model

Great Plains designed its 5' (3P500V) Min-Till Drill to seed around orchards and vineyards. It is ground driven and is excellent for seeding into fully prepared and minimum tillage plots. Our 3P500Vs feature 4-speed gearboxes for fast seed rate changes. It has a seedbox capacity ranges of 8.5 bushel. An optional small seeds box can be added to our 3P500 models to plant two different seeds at the same time.

3P500Vs are equipped with our rugged 00 Series Openers to provide accurate and consistent seed placement. Our 00 Openers have 7" of stagger to allow residue to easily flow through the unit. Inside the opener, our full length seed tube gently guides the seed all the way to the bottom of the trench while the seed flap ensures the seed stays in place, eliminating the seed “bounce” that is created by competitive drills. The trailing press wheels maintain proper opener depth, close the seed trench, and firm the seed into the soil. T-handles quickly adjust the press wheels and allow for small incremental changes in planting depth.

Other features found on these models include a highly visible seed level indicator; extremely accurate fluted feed cups; V-bottom inserts on the inside of the seedbox that allow all the seed to be metered; a convenient crank to calibrate seed; watertight lids that stay open for easy filling; and splash guards that prevent seed loss.

Product Features

LOW PROFILE

Designed to get under branches and vines.

4-SPEED GEARBOX

Lifetime lubricated heavy-duty gearboxes make seed rate changes quick and effortless.

3-POINT MOUNTED

Category 1 and Category 2 hitches for easy mounting to different tractors.

Product Specifications

MODEL INFO

5' Mounted

MODELS

3P500V

PRIMARY DESIGN

Min-Till

ROW SPACINGS

6" (15.24 cm),

7.25" (18.415 cm),

7.5" (19.05 cm)

NUMBER OF OPENERS

9 - 6" spacing

8 - 7.25" spacing

7 - 7.5" spacing

TIRE SIZE

N/A

Hp REQUIREMENTS (min)

35 hp

WEIGHT (Approx.)

1,100 lbs* (499 kg)

DIMENSIONS

WORKING WIDTH

5' (1.52 m)

WIDTH

5' (1.52 m)

LENGTH (transport)

Varies by Tractor

CLEARANCE (transport)

Varies by Tractor

HEIGHT (transport)

Varies by Tractor

OPENER INFO

OPENER SERIES

00 Series

OPENER TRAVEL

6.5" (16.51 cm)

OPENER DEPTH RANGE

0-3.5" (0-8.89 cm)

OPENER DOWN PRESSURE

90-180 lbs (40.82-81.64 kg)

COULTER

N/A

COULTER PRE-LOAD

N/A

CAPACITIES

MAIN BOX CAPACITY

8.5 bu.

SMALL SEED BOX

N/A

NATIVE GRASS BOX

N/A

FERTILIZER

N/A

2ND MAIN BOX

N/A

* Weights based on 7-1/2" row spacing with main seedbox only. Weights will vary with options.

Warranty PDF

Download the warranty here: Warranty.pdf

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