The new Alpha Evo is the latest generation of high performance self-propelled sprayers from the Hardi Group. All functions are fully controlled from the cab and underline the level of optimization the pilot can gain from this machine. Maximum human engineering ergonomics have been the highest priority in the design phase, large and spacious environment. The pilot can operate all spray and hydraulic functions directly from the cab with the right hand located SprayCenter. With fully integrated functions as automatic steering system and ASC, the brand new HC 9600 touchscreenfeatures an integration of all electronic functions as AutoHeight and AutoSectionControl plus other intelligent features as AutoFill, AutoWash. Developed with the "3-pillar concept", this cab gives the operator an optimized view in all directions. With more than 320° unobstructed view, operator keeps perfect control without dead angles. Tinted safety glass and slim front corner post give the spray pilot maximum comfort during long spraying days and nights. A newly developed rear suspension based on one spring with integrated shock absorber increases driving performance and ensures reliability.
All the main spraying functions are operated with the fingertip multifunction joystick in conjunction with the HC 9600 12.1" touchscreen spray controller to provide the highest level of performance and application precision. The HC 9600 controller provides the growers with a powerful, full-featured precision farming tool for guidance, data logging, application report generation, automated steering and more.
The ALPHA evo is available with a wide range of booms. All booms are with the unique HARDI suspension system that dampens all possible impacts in fields and on roads. The boom has a coil spring pendulum suspension with hydraulic damping. The centre frame is fitted with an anti-yaw device and a damping device to avoid the boom movements. The FORCE is available in sizes from 24 to 36 m. A foot pedal activates the 4-Wheel Steering functions. Realignment of the rear wheels is automatic, and a lock is activated for road travel. At headlands, the four steering wheels permit a 100 % respect of crops and a very small turning circle.
This sprayer is standard equipped with underneath specification:
- 4100 liter tank
- 24 meter Force EFC booms with 8 sections
- GPS 6000 for AutoSectionControl
- Triplet nozzle holders including nozzles
- 129 KW Engine (175 Hp) (non-EU Tier3A)
- S axle 182/206
- Ground clearance of 120cm (ground clearance of 165cm is optional)
- Wheels 380/90 R46
- Standard pump system 464/10 (280 l/min)
- In-line filters mesh 80 for 8 sections
- Mudguards on the front and rear tyres