6116/6118/6120/6122 FLEX-FRAME WHEEL RAKES
H&S Flex-Frame wheel rakes are available in 16, 18, 20, and 22 wheel models.
The raking wheels are positioned ahead of the rake arms, main frame beams and transport wheels. coupled with a high and wide end of frame, there are no hang-up points or restrictions when raking the heaviest of hay crops.
The rake beams and rake arms feature flex-joints for maximum flexibility over the terrain.
A brake band on each front gauge wheels can be easily adjusted to field conditions.
Large independent 60" rake wheels with "Bee Hive" style spring suspension follow the contours of the ground smoothly.
A large diameter rake wheel hub is used for added strength to the rake wheel dish.
The adjustment for the ground pressure on the rake wheels allows the operator to fine tune the Flex-Frame wheel rakes to fit varying conditions.
The rake arms feature 2 ball bearings on each end of the arm for long life, smooth operation, and less wear than rakes with bushings.
The 60" diameter rake wheels turn slower for less tooth wear and deliver more capacity.
Windrow width adjustment is made by a ratchet jack. A Hydraulic Rear Windrow Width Adjustment is Optional.
Each rake beams articulates and flexes independently.
Raking widths can be hydraulically adjusted in any position up to the pre-determined raking width. Setting the spring loaded stop allows you to set pre-determined raking widths up to 28' on the 5114, and 32' on the 5116.
Rake wheel wind boards are standard on the Flex-Frame Rakes.
Optional rear limited oscillating offset tandem transport wheels assure a smooth, level ride, even over irrigation tracks.
A center kicker wheel assembly is optional.