Mounted sprayer

JDKing

Member
Evening all, We are looking to change our mounted Kuhn Optis 1200L 12M 2018 sprayer. This has been a seriously good machine both strong, well designed and more important than anything 100% reliable. It hasn’t got a serious amount of mod cons just electri on/off, hydraulic slant & hydraulic up & down. Obviously the 1st choice will be a Kuhn Deltis 2 with 1500L tank & 16m booms. The main reason for upgrade is hydraulic folding booms, larger tank, wider booms. Are there any of the competitors slightly better than Kuhn in these models? TIA
 

David.

Member
Mixed Farmer
Location
J11 M40
21m is a good compromise, by blanking end nozzles off, you can follow either 3m or 4m drills.
I looked at 16m, fearing going too wide, but was persuaded to buy 20m instead and very glad I did. 12m now looks just ridiculous.
 

JDKing

Member
Thanks for the response by everyone, I should mention that all spraying is done without tramlines and 90% is grassland. Thanks again
 

grainboy

Member
Location
Bedfordshire
Have both of these available
 

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snipe

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Location
west yorkshire
This will be for sale when new one turns up. 27/28 meters £15,000
 

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LIVE - DEFRA SFI Janet Hughes “ask me anything” 19:00-20:00 20th September (Today)

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Hello, I’m Janet Hughes. I’m the Programme Director for the Future Farming and Countryside Programme in Defra – the programme that’s phasing out the Common Agricultural Policy and introducing new schemes and services for farmers.



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