Finger planter for seedlings

All our finger planters are equipped with seedling containers. When buying, the customer has the option of choosing one of three types of containers at no extra charge. If the customer does not select the preferred container type when placing the order, the lower container is fitted as standard.

The S241 semi-automatic finger planter for seedlings Model N

The finger planter is designed for the semi-automatic planting of plucked seedlings (e.g. in boxes), as well as other, rooted and non-rooted seedlings. The planter guarantees an even planting depth, the perfectly vertical positioning of the seedlings, equal distances between plants in the row and optimum plant ridging. The machine features independent beam-fitted sections which allow a smooth changing of spacing between them. The planting section is operated by one person. We offer two type of finger planters S-241, Model N and Model T. 

On the planter’s frame, a root-drill feeder for mineral fertilisers can be installed.

Finger Planter For Seedlings 2-row Model N (S-241)
  • Finger Planter For Seedlings 10-row Model N + harrow arms + multiplat stands (special order) (S-241)

USE:

The S241 finger planter is designed for the semi-automatic planting of plucked seedlings, seedlings from plug trays and other, rooted and non-rooted seedlings. The machine can be used to plant cabbages, cauliflowers, tomatoes, strawberries, celery, tobacco, flowers, etc.

A semi-automatic planter for seedlings with uncovered roots or placed in cylindrical, cone- / cut-cone shaped or pyramidal peat cubes,

Technical parameters for model N

Number of sections 1-7 (more on special order)
The minimum distance between plants in a row 10cm
The maximum distance between plants in a row 150cm
The row spacing within a range of 48-95cm (different on order)
The mximum plant height 30cm
The mximum planting depth 15cm
Support wheels allowing adjustable planting depth
Adjustable pressure of the sections on the ground
A container for seedlings in each section
A seat in each section
Capacity per hour for each section 3000 – 3500 plants/h.

TECHNICAL DATA OF MODEL N

NUMBER OF ROWS I II III IV
WIDTH 2 m 2 m 2,6(3,2 m) 3,2 m
LENGTH 1,7 m 1,7 m 1,7 m 1,7 m
HEIGHT 1,5 m 1,5 m 1,5 m 1,5 m
WEIGHT —- 260 kg 390 kg 520 kg
POWER DEMAND —- 35 KM 45 KM 55 KM

 

Table of Densities Obtainable on the Model N Planter

DISTANCE BETWEEN
SEEDLINGS
NUMBER OF FINGERS
ON THE CHAIN
10 cm  18 pcs
15 cm  12 pcs
20 cm  9 pcs
30 cm  6 pcs
40 cm  9 pcs (every second finger)
45 cm  4 pcs
60 cm  3 pcs
90 cm  2 pcs
120 cm  3 pcs (every second finger)
180 cm  1 pcs

 

The S241 semi-automatic finger planter for seedlings Model T

Finger Planter For Seedlings 2-row Model T (S-241)

Technical parameters for model T

Number of sections 1-7 (more on special order)
The minimum distance between plants in a row 25cm
The maximum distance between plants in a row 150cm
The row spacing within a range of 48-95cm (different on order)
The mximum plant height 30cm
The mximum planting depth 15cm
Support wheels allowing adjustable planting depth
Adjustable pressure of the sections on the ground
A container for seedlings in each section
A seat in each section

 

Table of Densities Obtainable on the Model T Planter

DISTANCE BETWEEN
SEEDLING
NUMBER OF FINGERS
ON THE CHAIN

NUMBER OF LINKS
ON THE CHAIN

25 cm 6 pcs 30 links
30 cm 5 pcs 30 links
35 cm 4 pcs 28 links
40 cm 7 pcs (every second finger) 28 links
50 cm 3 pcs 30 links
60 cm 5 pcs 30 links
70 cm 4 pcs (every second finger) 28 links
75 cm 2 pcs 30 links
80 cm 7 pcs (every fourth finger) 28 links
100 cm 3 pcs (every second finger) 30 links
120 cm 5 pcs (every fourth finger) 30 links
140 cm 4 pcs (every fourth finger) 28 links
150 cm 1 pcs 30 links

Capacity per hour for each section 3000 – 3500 plants/h.

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Planter’s section Model T, S-241 (big container for seedlings) + Harrow arms + Kneading rollers + Disc coulter

 

Semi-automatic finger planter   S241 Model R

This model was constructed for planting seedlings from trays and with bare roots. Fingers move during putting seedlings into them in a constant radius circle. Planting density is regulated by changing the transmission gear. This model allows to plant with minimum density of 10cm. Machine is relatively light so it don’t require high power of the tractor.

 

Planter’s section Model R with self transmission (Standard seedlings container)
Number of sections 1-7 (more on special order)
The minimum distance between plants in a row 10cm
The maximum distance between plants in a row 150cm
The row spacing within a range of 48-95cm (different on order)
The mximum plant height 30cm
The mximum planting depth 15cm
Support wheels allowing adjustable planting depth
Adjustable pressure of the sections on the ground
A container for seedlings in each section
A seat in each section
Capacity per hour for each section 2000 – 2500 plants/h.

Videos:

Finger Planter S241 Model N – Leek planting

Finger planter S241 Model R

Finger planter S241 Model N – Rose planting

Finger planter S241 Model T  – Tabacco planting

 

Finger planter S-241 Model T – Strawberries planting

Finger Planter S241 Model N – Leek planting

Finger planter S-241 Model N – Cabbage planting