Case IH HDX162 » Red Power Team, Iowa

Case IH HDX162

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  • Cutting Width

    14’ 3” - 18’ 3”

  • Cutting Height

    1.2 - 6.2 in.

  • Sickle Speed

    1,810 SPM

  • Angle Range

    6 - 12 Degrees

Made for the Toughest Situations

The Case IH HDX 2 Sicklebar Hearder uses a counter-stroking action of dual sickles to shear crop cleanly while a unique floating auger keeps the crop moving smoothly.

  • Cutterbed

    • Heavy-duty wobble drives ensure long, trouble-free life
    • Bolt-on knife sections are standard for easy replacement
    • Overserrated knife sections provide long life and a clean cut
    • Double heat-treated range guards provide superior resistance to rock damage
    • The cutterbar angle adjusts hydraulically from 6 to 12 degrees below horizontal
    • Available stub-on-stub guards penetrate tough, tangled crops

  • Unique Floating Auger

    • Unique floating auger to keep the crop flowing smoothly to the conditioning rolls
    • 20 in (508 mm) auger with 5 in (178 mm) flighting
    • Auger floats up to 2 in (50.8 mm) to let slugs of material pass underneath without plugging
    • Auger slip clutch protects auger and drive system

  • Skid Shoes

    • Skid shoes feature five position adjustments
    • Combine this with the hydraulic adjustable header and you can adjust guard angle and cut height from 1.2 – 6.2 in (30.5 – 157 mm)

  • Available Options for the WD4 and the HDX 2 Series

    • In-cab control of reel speed
    • In-cab control of windrow width
    • Header gauge wheels
    • Tall-crop lean bar kit
    • Crop dividers

Built to Work in Heavy Crop Conditions

The HDX 2 Series Sicklebar Headers feature a conditioning system that is built to work in heavy crop conditions. Conditioning rolls crimp stems thoroughly for fast dry down. The roll pressure system uses a torsion bar, which allows conditioning rolls to automatically separate to clear slugs and the chevron pattern provides even windrow formation.

  • Rubber-on-Rubber

    Rubber-on-rubber conditioning rolls are available on all models for a thorough, gentle cleaning

  • Steel-on-Steel

    Steel-on-steel rolls are available on all models — tough and versatile for a wide range of demanding crops

  • Hi-Contact Rolls

    Hi-contact rolls are available on all models for complete crush of plant stem; ideal for legume-type crops

Quick Specs
  • Cutting Width: 16 ft 3 in (4.95 m) 
  • Cut Height Range: 1.2 - 6.2 in (30.5 - 157 mm)