Unloading 12-foot grain bags is the sole goal of the new GrainLogix GBU grain bag unloader from Loftness.
The totally-hydraulic powered unit uses a pair of 12-inch augers to collect grain from the bag and husltes it to a main 17-inch auger to deliver it to a trailer or grain cart. It moves 1,000 bushels in about five minutes.
The high torque, chain-driven bag roller includes welded teeth to squarely secure the bag, and it features large end caps to keep the bag on track. Additionally, the machine comes equipped with a dual-position knife, which can be adjusted according to the bag shape. After a bag is unloaded, the roller clutch can be engaged by hand to quickly and easily remove it.
The GBU-12 is powered by a central hydraulic system with inline pumps and a hydraulically-powered cooling system. The controls have ground-level access to regulate roller speed, axle height, and main auger position.
The GBU-12 requires 150 horsepower at the powertake off and spins at 1,000 rpm. A variety of drive shaft spline options are available to accommodate multiple PTO output shaft profiles.
For more information on the machine and other GrainLogix products, visit www.grainlogix.com.
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