Row-by-row alarm level setting -23, 23 kpm ii monitor operation, Kpm ii – Kinze 3200 Wing-Fold Planter Rev. 7/14 User Manual
KPM II Monitor Operation
ROW-by-ROW ALARM LEVEL SETTING
(Requires Version V2.05 Or Higher Software - KPM II Stack-
Mode Monitors Only)
This feature allows the audio alarm to be disabled on selected
rows in applications such as planting seed corn.
NOTE: Program system to monitor all planter rows before
performing these steps.
STEP 1 Enter programming mode by pressing and holding
SETUP key. Monitor emits several short beeps,
followed by a long beep. On lower LCD, SETUP icon
turns on and arrow head icon flashes, indicating the
user can select an item to program.
NOTE: Monitor must be in a programmable function (row
spacing, unit, speed, volume or area) to enter setup. Monitor
will not enter setup in seed population or seed spacing.
STEP 2 Press UP or DOWN arrow keys to move flashing
arrow to SEED POPULATION. As arrow icon moves,
the lower LCD will display current setting of each
NOTE: Illustrated using rear/front configuration. The
KPM II Stack-Mode console shows LEFT in the left/right
configuration, REAR in the rear/front configuration and
FRONT LEFT/REAR LEFT in the four sections configuration.
The SMM console shows RIGHT in the left/right configuration,
FRONT in the rear/front configuration and FRONT RIGHT/
REAR RIGHT in four sections configuration.
STEP 3 Press the OK key. Row number starts flashing.
STEP 4 Arrow UP or DOWN to desired row.
STEP 5 Press SELECT key. “AVG” starts flashing.
STEP 6 Arrow UP or DOWN to choose one of the following
HIGH - For Early Alarm (70%)
AVG - For Standard Alarm Setting (55%)
LOW - For Failed Alarm Only (25%)
OFF - To Disable Row Alarm
STEP 7 Press and hold the OK key to save alarm setting.
There will be four short beeps, one long beep and the
word “DONE” will appear when the save is completed.
STEP 8 Repeat STEPS 3 through 7 for each row on which
you wish to adjust the alarm setting.
STEP 9 When finished, press SETUP key to exit setup mode.
NOTE: Programming mode may be exited at any time by
pressing SETUP key. Pressing this key will return monitor to
its normal operation. All items changed and saved will come
into effect immediately. Any items changed, but not saved
will revert to the original programmed value.
NOTE: Repeat STEPS 3 through 7 to change seed monitor
back to original settings when special row-by-row alarm
level settings are no longer required.
NOTE: SMM console may not be applicable to
(1314 15 1617 18)
13 14 15 1617 18)
NOTE: See “Programming - Row Spacing” for
programming applicable row spacing.
See “KPM I/KPM II Stack-Mode Electronic Seed
Monitors Troubleshooting” in the Troubleshooting