M2000 is a versatile pedestrian controlled pedestrian
harvester popular for use in both standard and
bush orchards. It picks up and cleans apples and
pears easily in short or long grass. It is able
to work in most conditions and terrains. The machine
has a Tuthill hedgehog belt for cleaning the fruit.
The result is excellent fruit quality in all conditions.
The machine picks up over a width of 800 mm (32”)
and has an output of over 1 tonne per hour. It
is powered by a 5.5hp Honda 4 stroke air-cooled
petrol engine. It is economical, quiet, reliable,
and easy to start. The harvester has a six-speed
gearbox. It provides a wide range of speeds as
well as a reverse gear and handbrake.
The machine has an adjustable jockey wheel which
allows fruit of different sizes to be collected.
An oil bath centrifugal clutch on the engine starts
and stops the harvester when the accelerator is
opened. There are two handlebar positions, one
straight behind the pick up and one offset for
use under trees with low hanging branches.
The cleaned fruit is delivered into two sturdy
plastic baskets which each hold 20kgs of fruit.
Simple to maintain:
The M2000 has
just two vee belt drives and one chain drive.
The machine is easy to maintain and very reliable.
These machines are sold and serviced throughout