Initial preparation, Initial preparation -3 – Kinze 3600 Lift and Rotate Planter Rev. 7/14 User Manual

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Model 3600


Rev. 7/11


Machine Operation

1. Torque transport wheel 5∕8"- 18 lug nuts to 180 ft-lb (244 N-m).

2. Inflate tires to the following specifications:

Transport (center section) 255-70R 22.5 (“224” rim)

75 psi (517.1 kPa) recommended/75 psi (517.1 kPa) max.

Transport (center section) 255-70R 22.5" (“276” rim)

75 psi (517.1 kPa) recommended/100 psi (689.4 kPa) max.

Ground drive (wings) 7.50" x 20" 40 psi (275.7 kPa)

Contact drive 50 psi (344.7 kPa).

Liquid fertilizer piston pump 7.60" x 15" 40 psi (275.7 kPa)

Following information is general in nature to aid in preparation of tractor and planter for use, and to provide general

operating procedures. Operator experience, familiarity with the machine, and the following information should combine

for efficient planter operation and good working habits.


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.


Loose transport wheel lug bolts can result in wheel separation from
planter and cause death, serious injury, and damage to property and
equipment. Torque transport wheel 5∕8"- 18 lug bolts to 180 ft-lb (244
N-m) before operating planter for the first time and periodically after.


Explosive separation of rim and tire can cause death or serious injury.
Overinflation, rim and tire servicing, improper use of rims and tires,
worn, or improperly maintained tires could result in a tire explosion.


folding or towing planter with outer transport wheel on left side
of machine removed can cause death, serious injury, or damage
to property and equipment. Tipping may occur because of narrow
wheel base. Outer transport wheel on left side of machine is shipped
removed on non-ASD planters (not bolted on) to allow narrower
width truck shipment. DO NOT REMOVE THIS ASSEMBLY AfTER

Tire locations (not all tires shown)


Contact drive


Ground drive

3. Lubricate planter and row units following instructions in lubrication and Maintenance section of this manual.

4. Check all drive chains for proper tension, alignment, and lubrication.