Range of Uses
Maize (corn), Tobacco, Sunflowers, Sugar beets, Soybeans , Cabbage, Lettuce, Beans, Leek, Tomatoes, Artichokes, Lavender, Kitchen and medical herbs, Strawberries, Pumpkins, Tree-nurseries, Roses and more.
Soft orange fingers for use in light soils or for sensitive crops such as Pumpkin, shown here in maize (corn).
The K.U.L.T.-Kress Fingerweeder can be attached to most common steered cultivators. Here mounted on a French system in artichokes.
|Objective of use||Weeding inside the plant row to avoid manual labour.|
|Range of use||
|Operating principle||Rubber fingers grip from the side around the plant and there they hoe the weeds. The area that no other mechanical hoe can reach will be treated.|
|Time of use||About 10 days after planting|
|Mounting||Front, rear , tool carrier, horse drawn|
|Row width||Small = ø 25 cm: 25 – 35 cm/ 10-14”
Medium = ø 29 cm: 35 – 55 cm/ 14-21,7”
Large = ø 37 cm: from 50 cm/ 20”
|Clearance||19.69 – 31.5”/50 – 80 cm (can be higher on request)|
|Working depth||0.8 – 1.6”/2 - 4 cm|
|Working speed||4 - 15 km/h / 2.48-9.32 m/h|
|Possibilities of combinations||Can be attached to most common cultivators with steering|
|Recommendation||To achieve the maximum weed-control, the Fingerweeder should be used when the weeds are just emerging.|