7 November 1997

Drier has designs on moisture levels

OPICOS range of mobile grain driers for the 1998 season will include the new Model 600 which is claimed to have a throughput of 150t/day when reducing moisture content from 21% to 16%.

Designed to load, heat, cool and unload automatically in a continuous cycle, the 600 requires a 3-phase electricity supply. Main components comprise a 0.9m(38in) centrifugal fan, a 60tph 30cm(12in) diameter central auger and an 20cm(8in) diameter loading auger with a capacity of 50tph.

Supplied with a range of electronic controls which automatically monitors the driers systems, price of the Model 600 is listed at £23,986.n

Full automation for Opicos new mobile grain drier. The Model 600 has a throughput of 150 tonnes/hour when reducing grain from 21% to 16% moisture. List price of the drier is £23,986.