When engineers and designers sat down to revamp the Massey Ferguson 8S tractor, they began off by asking farmers what they needed.
“The 8S is the most ambitious redesign of a high horsepower tractor that Massey Ferguson has done in recent history,” says Adam Sills, advertising product specialist with AGCO.
The ability prepare was confirmed, in its design, however Massey Ferguson needed to give attention to find out how to enhance the expertise for farmers, spending lengthy hours of their cabs.
“The first thing you’ll notice when you walk around the tractor is there’s kind of a larger cab between the engine and the cab, we call that the Protect You design,” says Sills. Noise, vibrations, and warmth in a cab, come from the engine so, separating the 2 isolates the operator from all these irritants.
Within the traditional model of the tractor, there’s a two-point mechanical suspension system with the choice to improve which has an adjustable spring, giving an optimum ride for tough floor or high-speed work.
The brand new tractor was launched just lately at Farm Progress Present and is obtainable for the North American market, instantly.
Kara Oosterhuis had the possibility to talk with Sills, on the present at Decatur, IL: