Falc Italian made agricultural machinery includes rotary hoes to 350hp and shredders and mulchers to 400hp for full strength farming in Australia.

Falc Farm Machinery

GL and GSL Series Rotary Hoe


Designed and built for professional farmers and contractors who need a reliable rotary hoe for tough, arduous cultivating conditions, the Falc GL and GSL series are available in working widths from 3.0m to 4.5m and are well matched on tractors from 130hp up to 240hp. Their versatility is enhanced by a choice of rotor types as well as depth control options.

Falc GL & GSL Series Rotary Hoe

Photograph for illustration purposes - standard specifications may not match those shown.

FEATURES OF THE GL AND GSL SERIES ROTARY HOE

CONSTRUCTION

FL Series Construction
  • Modular frame with 80mm x 120mm x 6mm front square support tube.
  • Fabricated headstock with lateral support frames.
  • 3pt linkage mounted with floating clevis hitch and Category 2 pins on the lower brackets.
  • Centrally mounted only.
  • Coiled spring adjusters on the rear trailing board.

TRANSMISSION

EL Series Transmission
  • 1000 rpm PTO.
  • Drive shafts:
    • 1 3/8” 6 spline yoke & automatic torque limiter clutch on GL3000 &
    • 1 3/8” 21 spline yoke & automatic torque limiter clutch on 3500, 4000 & 4500 models.
  • Gearboxes:
    • GL model - 220hp, single speed box;
    • GSL model - 240hp, single speed box.
    • NB: Optional speeds (gears) for both gearboxes are available on request.
  • Oil cooler fitted as standard on GSL4000 & GSL4500.
  • Gear side-drive (liquid grease lubricated).

ROTOR AND BLADES

EL Series Rotor and Blades
  • Rotor Speeds:
    • 290 rpmon the GL model;
    • 296 rpmon the GSL model.
  • Double (sleeved) rotor tube on GL3500, GSL4000 & GSL4500.
  • ‘L’ blades fitted as standard.
  • 3 blade rotor pattern i.e. 3 x LH & 3 x RH blades per flange as standard.

SAFETY

EL Series Safety
  • Complies with all CE (European) safety standards.
  • Fully covered drive shaft, clutch and gearbox input shaft.
  • Rear trailing board provides protection from contact with the blades and rotor from the rear of the machine.

DEPTH CONTROL

D Series Depth Control
  • Standard fitment:
    • LH & RH adjustable side skid depth control on GL3000 & GL3500 &
    • Rear, 8 tube cage roller with hydraulic adjustment on GSL4000 & GSL4500.

OPTIONS

D Series Optional Rear Rotoking (5 pike) Rotor
  • Optional rotors: "Rotoking" (spike) for hard, dry soils
D Series Optional RearTerraking (Anti-pan) Rotor
  • Optional rotors: "Terraking" (Anti-pan) rotor for improved seedbeds in secondary tillage applications.
D Series Optional Rear Pneumatic Wheels
  • Optional depth control: Dual rear pneumatic wheels
D Series Optional Cage Roller
  • Optional depth control: Cage roller
D Series Optional Packer Roller
  • Optional depth control: Packer roller
D Series Optional Spiked Roller
  • Optional depth control: Spiked roller
D Series Optional Wheel Track Eradicator
  • Optional attachments: Wheel track eradicator
D Series Optional Front Discs
  • Optional attachments: Front discs

SPECIFICATIONS

GL 3000
GL 3500
GSL 4000
GSL 4500
Working Width (m)
3.12
3.62
4.12
4.62
Overall Width (m)
3.30
3.80
4.32
4.82
No. of Blades
72
84
96
108
Weight (kg)
1480
1685
1940
2120
Tractor Power (hp)
130-220
140-220
150-240
160-240

BROCHURE

Click this link to download a brochure. Please note that Australian specifications may vary to those shown on the manufacturer's brochure and website. Follow this link to the manufacturer's website (Falc)

Disclaimer: Specifications and features described on the website are subject to change without notice. All care has been taken to present accurate information, however, the company is not liable for unintended errors or omissions.