To the owner, To the owner -1 – Kinze 3500 Lift and Rotate Planter Rev. 7/14 User Manual

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Model 3500




To The Owner

Kinze Manufacturing, Inc. would like to thank you for your patronage. We appreciate your confidence in Kinze
farm machinery. Your Kinze planter has been carefully designed to provide dependable operation in return for your

This manual has been prepared to aid you in the operation and maintenance of the planter. It should be
considered a permanent part of the machine and remain with the machine when you sell it.

It is the responsibility of the user to read and understand the Operator Manual in regards to safety, operation,
lubrication and maintenance before operation of this equipment. It is the user’s responsibility to inspect and service
the machine routinely as directed in the Operator Manual. We have attempted to cover all areas of safety, operation,
lubrication and maintenance; however, there may be times when special care must be taken to fit your conditions.

Throughout this manual the symbol

and the words

DANGER, WARNING, and CAUTION are used to call

attention to safety information that if not followed, will or could result in death or injury.

NOTICE and NOTE are used to

call your attention to important information. The definition of each of these terms follows:

DANGER Indicates a hazardous situation which, if not avoided, will result in death or serious


WARNING Indicates a hazardous situation which, if not avoided, could result in death or serious


CAUTION, used with the safety alert symbol, indicates a hazardous situation which, if not avoided,

could result in minor or moderate injury.

NOTICE is used to address practices not related to personal injury.

NOTE: Special point of information or machine adjustment instructions.


Improperly operating or working on this equipment could result in
death or serious injury. Read and follow all instructions in Operator
Manual before operating or working on this equipment.


Some photos in this manual may show safety covers, shields, or
lockup devices removed for visual clarity. NEVER OPERATE OR
WORK ON machine without all safety covers, shields, and lockup
devices in place as required.

NOTE: Photos in this manual may be of prototype machines. Production machines may vary in

NOTE: Some photos and illustrations in this manual show optional attachments installed. Contact
your Kinze Dealer for purchase of optional attachments.