|Ortomec Series 8000 / 8500 Harvesters
Self-propelled, wheel type harvester
The self-propelled Series 8000 harvester is powered by a Kubota diesel motor. Hydrostatic drive allows for the operator to drive at speeds up to 5 mph, and harvest at speeds up to 3 mph.
Equipped with a three-cylinder liquid-cooled motor with four wheel drive. Hydraulic motors drive the rear wheels and mechanical gears drive the front, allowing for constant power at any speed.
Blade speed, steering, and product belt are hydraulically controlled.
Series 8000 / 8500 are suitable for open field or greenhouse use, and come standard with stainless steel head.
Series 8000 crops: all green leafy vegetables cut above soil level (baby leaf, spinach, arugula, etc.)
Series 8500 crops: root crops cut just under soil level (mache, bok choi, head lettuce, etc.)
Series 8000 / 8500 harvester options:
Available cutting widths:
- 47" (120 cm)
- 51" (130 cm)
- 55" (140 cm)
- 59" (150 cm)
- 63" (160 cm)
- 67" (170 cm)
- 71" (180 cm)