Agroplus V/F/S Series

 DEUTZ-FAHR has been one of Europe’s leading suppliers of specialist tractors for decades. The Agroplus V/F/S  series of tractor offers specialist farmers 3 overall minimum widths of tractors; V – 1160mm S- 1265mm and F - 1430 mm. For the Australian market the F series is brought in as a standard model however if you need something narrower the V and S variants can be ordered from factory. With unique design requirements needed for the specialist grower , the Agroplus V/F/S series  is ideal for fruit growers and vineyards looking for a compact and powerful tractor.

Engine

The engine fitted in the Agroplus F 430GS is a 4000cc 4 cylinder turbo intercooled water/oil cooled engine developing 106hp. Using the innovative engine speed programming function (Cruise control), which the driver selects simply and conveniently with a touch of a button sets the engine speed. Once the speed is set the engine and able to maintain a constant PTO speed under varying conditions. This feature is not only easy to use but also reduces fuel costs saving you $1000’s of dollars over the lifetime of the tractor. 

Transmission

Extraordinary versatility and efficiency are the key strengths of Agroplus transmissions. These transmissions were developed and tested in collaboration with the SDF Engineering Division, which boasts unrivalled experience in the design and continuous development of transmissions for specialised applications.
The base version, with synchronised shuttle, is offered in two configurations: with the extremely simple to use Over Speed gearbox, for a total of thirty forward speeds and fifteen reverse speeds, or with the three stage Over Speed Powershift gearbox with supercreeper gear, for a remarkable forty-five FWD-REV speeds.
The Over Speed function allows a top speed of 40 Km/h with any tyre size fitted, without having to change any mechanical parts inside the transmission.

Cabin

The Cabin fitted to the Agroplus V/F/S series of tractors not only has to be comfortable but needs to achieve the outside dimensions to fit in orchard and vineyard rows.  The innovative cab design, without a B-strut, favours easy access through the wide opening, fully glazed doors. The narrow cab struts and large glazed areas ensure an optimum view of all mounting areas  – the  basis  for pleasant,  stress-free work and perfect results.   Maximum freedom  of movement  and a practical  ergonomic  design are  also features of this modern cab. The comfort cab is also very well insulated against engine and operating noises. The silent block mountings effectively absorb interfering vibrations.

Hydraulics

With a delivery capacity of up to 54 litres a minute just for the working hydraulics, the hydraulic system of the Agroplus F430 GS is fit for every purpose. The standard 3 sets of double acting  remote valves with a maximum of 5 allow all attached implements to be operated easily. Flow control and free flow oil return are of course standard allowing total control of you implement.