Investigation of the performance of a new rotary harrow with the setting load on the prickle chain tillage tools
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Eurasian Journal of Biosciences, 2020 - Volume 14 Issue 1, pp. 1203-1208
  • Published Online: 28 May 2020
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Agricultural implements with the rotary prickle chain tillage tools have high commercial demands and are of great importance in agriculture all over the world. However, despite their numerous advantages, they have not been drawn a research attention. In order to increase in the quality of tillage process, in particular, to improve the penetration ability, it is developed a new rotary with the setting load on the prickle chain tillage tools. This type of designing provides a required tilling depth depending on soil conditions. In this article the results of the field experimental studies of the work quality produced by the developed rotary harrow with the setting load on prickle chain tillage tools and its power requirement are presented. The research results showed that the developed harrow provides the required quality of work at various values of soil hardness. Thus, the experimental studies revealed that the developed rotary harrow with the setting load on the prickle chain tillage tools improves the quality of work, including the tillage of soil with the increased hardness.


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