Case IH is including the Superior Farming Methods (AFS) Connect Optum series 270 and 300 tractors to its line-up of all-purpose farming gear.
“The biggest change on this new tractor is the cab,” says J.E. Cadle, mid-range tractor advertising supervisor at Case IH. The redesigned cab is way bigger than earlier fashions, with all new controls, comes geared up with the AFS Professional 1200 monitor, and has further locations to hook up displays, plug in your telephone, and has a cooler below the seat.
“If you’re looking to spend a long day in a tractor cab, this is going to be one of the nicest cabs out there,” says Cadle.
There’s additionally about 10 per cent extra glass, so there’s higher visibility throughout, says Cadle. With all that tumbler although, you may marvel how sizzling it’ll get through the summer time months, however Cadle says the beefed up local weather system will cool the cab about 35 per cent quicker.
The lighting system has additionally been improved with extra, and bigger lights spreading a much bigger sample throughout the tractor.
The brand new AFS Connect Optum comes with the usual 30 mph (50 km/hr) CVXDrive repeatedly variable transmission, which gives intuitive operation and clean energy switch. At lower than 1600 engine rpm, makes for a gas environment friendly machine, and a superb all-purpose tractor.
Cadle says it’s an amazing machine for intensive roading and haulage, and the improved consolation options make it a superb match for high-volume hay and forage operations.
Sellers are taking orders proper now, and shipments ought to start late September.