Rising interest in bagging grain is an opportunity for many companies. Loftness Specialized Equipment is introducing the XLB10 grain bag loader. The machine reduces the labor needed to install bags on the unit with a remote-control jib crane and trolley system to lift bags off the ground and slide them in place on the tunnel.
This new model has a redesigned tunnel and deeper bag pan for more capacity to hold longer bags. The machine can work with 10-foot-diameter grain bags up to 500-feet long. Transport wheels with electric brakes for enhanced safety during transport. Other standard features include a 20-inch diameter auger for filling bags at a rate of 30,000 bushels per hour, and an oversized hopper for easy dumping.
The machine requires a an 85 PTO hp tractor running at 540 rpm to operate. The machine incorporates industry-standard off-the-shelf parts where possible to enhance farmer ability to maintain the machine in the field. For more information on the new XLB10 grain bag loader, visit grainlogix.com.