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Re: how big of a disc can i pull

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John T

12-26-2012 19:16:46

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It depends, of course, on the soil type, depth, and how the tractor is ballasted, but I wouldnt want any bigger then a 10 ft wheel disk behind a 165. Heck a good heavy deep cutting 8 ft disk with good big blades will be plenty. Sure you can pull bigger, but for a decent disking ground speed and letting her down to cut deep, I would want an 8 to 10 max.......

Now lets see somebody braggin about how they pulled a 12 or 14 zippin right along lol (bet they dont say how deep or how heavy a disk or blade size or if it was light easy working soil???)

Hey its your tractor, your soil conditions, your depth and speed choices so its your call...

John T

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12-26-2012 19:36:42

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 Re: how big of a disc can i pull in reply to John T, 12-26-2012 19:16:46  
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I once used a 4020 on an 16' disc pulling a drill at 5mph. I didn't actually, but someone else told me that.
Its all about your soil and your depth. People are scratching the soil and my belief when they tell me some of the things they can do. I know in my sandbox, some things don't work. :wink:

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