Saturday, 10 February 2018 08:55

Cab gives unrivalled 360˚ views

The dictionary defines ‘panoramic’ as “an unbroken view of the surrounding region”, so the newly arrived Claas Arion 400 series tractors are worth a closer look, but more on that later.

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 14 December 2017 07:55

Trailblazing Terra Trac

German harvester manufacturer Claas, known for the rubber track system it developed 30 years ago, went on to refine it.

Published in Machinery & Products
Tuesday, 05 September 2017 18:47

Wraps bales from the inside out

Harvesting specialist Claas has developed a new internal wrapping system for its Rollant 400 Uniwrap balers that will slash processing time and film costs.

Published in Machinery & Products
Friday, 30 June 2017 08:50

Ration mixer good on uneven ground

Claas Harvest Centres have released a new range of mixer wagons, the Trioliet Solomix2 VLL-S, to complement the existing ZK series already sold in New Zealand.

Published in Machinery & Products
Friday, 17 March 2017 10:55

Variant gets a large tick

Tractor makers routinely submit tractors for testing and review, but its much less common for machinery.

Published in Machinery & Products
Friday, 17 February 2017 08:55

Shred of evidence points to more milk

Contractors at a recent meeting held in Waikato by Claas Harvest Centre got insight into a new forage maize technique now gaining momentum in the US and Europe.

Published in Management
Monday, 13 February 2017 07:55

Jaguars on the prowl

Family owned harvesting specialist Claas employs about 11,300 people globally and 10% of its workforce is in R&D.

Published in Machinery & Products
Monday, 05 December 2016 12:40

A Claas of its own

Claas has unveiled its two-model Variant 400 series round balers, due for release in New Zealand and Australia in 2017.

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 13 October 2016 13:18

Extreme proof of toughness

After six years experience using the technology, Canterbury agricultural contractor Martin Bruce (M.A. Bruce Ltd, Darfield) vouches for the durability and reliability of the new Claas Max Cut cutter-bar.

Published in Machinery & Products
Friday, 29 July 2016 09:55

Harvester with more bells and whistles

Claas has improved its industry-leading Jaguar self-propelled forage harvesters, including advanced engine and control technologies and a tyre pressure control system for the drive and steering axles.

Published in Machinery & Products
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