Two-speed point row clutches, Two-speed point row clutches -31 – Kinze 3600 Lift and Rotate Planter (70 CM) Rev. 5/14 User Manual
Optional Two-Speed Point Row Clutch Package allows on-the-go population rate adjustment and capability to shut off
either half of planter for finishing up fields or for long point row situations.
Population reduction ratio is determined by sprocket ratio between wheel module extension drive and driven sprockets.
A rate reduction decal similar to one shown above is located on wheel module extension.
TWO-SPEED POINT ROW CLUTCHES
Point row clutches are controlled by control console point row clutch switches. The point row switch shuts off left
or right half of planter. Activating reduced rate switch engages one solenoid on each clutch assembly and reduces
planting rate for entire planter.
Point row switch must be OFF and rate switch left in FULL RATE
when planter is not in use or tractor battery will be drained.
NOTE: Two-speed point row clutch is located ahead of liquid fertilizer squeeze pump and/or dry fertilizer drive.
Activating two-speed point row clutch reduced rate switch causes same per cent of reduction in dry or liquid
fertilizer (squeeze pump) application rates. Liquid fertilizer (piston pump) application rates are not be affected
because piston pump uses a dedicated drive tire.
Two-speed point row clutch
Point row clutch selector switch
Point row clutch rate switch
Reduced rate indicator
L.H point row clutch indicator
R.H point row clutch indicator
Two-speed point row clutch control box