Kuhn has launched the Lexis 3800, a brand new excessive capability trailed sprayer that’s mentioned to be compact and light-weight though nonetheless able to carrying as much as 4,000L.

The brand new machine has a 3800L nominal capability and takes its place on the prime of the Lexis vary, there being two additional fashions providing 2400L and 3000L capacities respectively.

Soil-saving tyres

It has a most size of 6.9m and an total width of two.55m. The booms are of aluminium and might span as much as to 28m.

Regardless of this, the Lexis 3800 nonetheless has an unladen weight of simply over 3t. This newest mannequin additionally options new 1.85m tyres with a really excessive flexion (VF) choice from 320 to 520mm, fitted to assist scale back compaction and shield soil construction.

The Lexis could be specified with Kuhn’s Manuset handbook rinse operation which solely requires two principal valves which are managed from the operator’s management station.

Multifunction handwheels are mentioned to cut back dealing with operations by as much as 50% and the ergonomic design means valves are simply operated for a easy, trouble-free set-up.

The Lexis 3800 can be out there with Diluset+ which gives operators assisted administration of filling and dilution of residual volumes.

Prime tech spec for the Lexis 3800

For the spraying operation itself, it may be operated utilizing Kuhn’s Canbus management field, the corporate’s personal a CCI 800 or 1200 screens or every other ISOBUS terminal.

The Lexis 3800 is claimed to be steady and manoeuvrable as a result of form of its tank which ensures a low centre of gravity. This gives good stability, even with a decreased monitor width of 1.5m or when spraying on gradients.

Kuhn Lexis 3800 sprayer
The brand new sprayer is designed to cut back soil harm by way of its low weight and elective VF tyres

The quick tow eye-axle distance of 4.3m coupled with the Observe Help gyroscopic steering drawbar system additionally improves the monitoring.

The sprayer could be fitted with CCE particular person nozzle management, Autospray PWM (Pulse Width Modulation) know-how or the Growth Help excessive contour management system.

Kuhn’s personal CCI Join options and the MyKuhn portal additionally present distant entry to the machine and suggestions on the duties carried out, permitting seize of the operational and software knowledge.