6800 Series Ripper Bedder

6800 Series Ripper Bedder

The KMC 6800 Series Ripper Bedder allows for deep tillage under the row and forming uniform peaked beds for bedded row crops in one pass. The parallel linkage connection between the front ripper tool bar and the rearward bedder tool bar, and the pneumatic gauge wheels on the bedder tool bar, allow the disc gangs the flotation needed to form beds on varying terrain that are consistent regardless of the operating depth of ripper shanks.   Requires approximately 25-40 HP per shank dpending on depth and soil conditions.

Description

The KMC 6800 Series Ripper Bedder allows for deep tillage under the row and forming uniform peaked beds for bedded row crops in one pass. The parallel linkage connection between the front ripper tool bar and the rearward bedder tool bar, and the pneumatic gauge wheels on the bedder tool bar, allow the disc gangs the flotation needed to form beds on varying terrain that are consistent regardless of the operating depth of ripper shanks.   Requires approximately 25-40 HP per shank dpending on depth and soil conditions.

Key Features
  • On row ripper shanks attached to main 7×7″ tool bar
  • Two Disc Gang assemblies per row attached to rear 4×4″ tool bar
  • Parallel linkages connecting front main tool bar with rear tool bar permit Disc Gang assemblies to float independent of the Ripper Shanks
  • 8″ x 10″ adjustable Gauge Wheels on rear tool bar provide flotation for uniform bed heights
  • Parking stands
  • One pair adjustable Gauge Wheels are standard equipment on 6 and 8 row models.  Two pair Gauge Wheels are standard on 12 and 16 row models.  12 and 16 row mondels may require additional gauge wheels depending on soil conditions
  • Available with Reset on the Go or Toggle trip Shanks.

Specifications

Hitch Type

4(36, 38, 40) Rigid

4(46, 48)
Rigid

6(30, 36, 38)

 Rigid

6(40)/8(30)
Rigid

8(36, 38, 40) Stack Fold

8(46, 48)
Stack Fold

12(30, 36, 38)
12(40) / 16(30) Stack Fold

CAT II-3 PT

X

CAT II - QC

X

CAT III - PT

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

CAT III - QC

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

CAT III - NQC

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

CAT IV - NQC

X

X

X

X

Tool Bars
  • 4×7 inch front hitch bar, 7×7 inch mail Tool Bar
  • 4×4″ rear tool bar
Shanks: (Reset on the Go or Toggle Trip)
  • Reset on the Go with lifting the implement
  • Simple mechanical trip requires stopping and lifting the implement to reset
  • One inch width
  • High-strength, abrasion resistant steel
  • Wear shin protected
  • Reset on the Go shanks with 6000 pounds of trip force
  • Break hardpan at depths to 18″
Disc Gangs
    • Two disc per gang (18″ and 20″ on models other than 30″ row models)
    • 20″ single disc per gangs on 30″ row models
    • Four position angle adjustment
    • Axle: 1 1/8″ square
    • Bearings: 1 1/8″ tri-ply seal, maintenance free. square bore
    • Prepares the soil at shanks depths of 12″ to 18″

Available Models

Rigid Bar Models

Description

Weight (IBS)

Transport Width

68-04-36

4 Rows 36" Rows

161 in

68-04-38

4 Rows 38" Rows

161 in

68-04-40

4 Rows 34" Rows

161 in

68-04-46

4 Rows 46" Rows

200 in

68-04-48

4 Rows 48" Rows

260 in

68-06-30

6 Rows 30" Rows

183 in

68-06-36

6 Rows 36" Rows

229 in

68-06-38

6 Rows 38" Rows

 299in 

68-06-40

6 Rows 40" Rows

251 in

68-08-30

8 Rows 30" Rows

251 in


Stack Fold Models

Description

Weight (IBS)

Transport Width

68-08-36R

8 Row 36" Rows

162 in

68-08-38R

8 Row 38" Rows

162 in

68-08-40R

8 Row 40" Rows

162 in

68-08-46R

8 Row 46" Rows

230 in

68-08-48R

8 Row 48" Rows

240 in

68-12-30R

12 Row 30" Rows

220 in

68-12-36R

12 Row 36" Rows

242 in

68-12-38R

12 Row 38" Rows

242 in

68-12-40R

12 Row 40" Rows

288 in

68-16-30R

16 Row 30" Rows

288 in

Included Options

Options Include: 
  • Disc Scrapers
  • Balk Plows
  • Automatic Reset Ripper Shanks
  • Row Markers
  • Planter lift assist wheels
  • Bed shapers