Nh fr550 - The Combine Forum
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 01-19-2018, 03:19 PM Thread Starter
Senior Member
 
GleanerFanatic's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: SE Idaho
Posts: 122
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 14 Post(s)
Barn
Nh fr550

We are looking at getting a new NH FR550 chopper. The question that we are having is whether or not it will handle a big drum 8 row head? We have had a few people tell us that itís too big for it and others tell us that it will be fine. Our other option is to go with a new John Deere of the same size with a big drum six row head.


Gleaner is cleaner!
GleanerFanatic is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 01-19-2018, 11:01 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2017
Posts: 19
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
where I am and the corn crops that grow here. I figure we need about 70Hp per row minimum


Last edited by FQ7650; 01-20-2018 at 11:29 AM.
FQ7650 is offline  
post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 02-02-2018, 01:05 PM
Junior Member
 
Matt5440's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2018
Posts: 6
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I think you would be fine, I run a 10 row small drum on my fr650 with no HP problem
Matt5440 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-28-2018, 01:55 AM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2018
Posts: 6
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Yeah, I do the same.
KaylaNelson is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the The Combine Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome