Reel Features / Real Value

All reel features listed below are exclusive to UHC reels.

One piece “teardrop” shaped reel bats anodized black

Advantages:
Minimizes number of individual parts and connections, maximizes strength and overall rigidity of reel.
Handles crop more gently, reduces shatter
Improves reduction of light
Benefits:
More reliability
More profits in the grain tank
Safety and vision improvement

8″ center tube for reel sizes to 26′ and 10″ center tube for 27′-36′ reel sizes

Advantages:
More rigidity, less center sag
Permits closer settings
Benefits:
More uniform cutter/bar/tine clearance across entire header
Better feeding in difficult …

Minimum Reel bats and square tubular spiders

Advantage:  Rigid assembly from lightweight material
Benefits:  Less demand on reel lift and hydraulic drive systems

Unmatched operator visibility

Advantages:  Enhances operator’s vision
Benefits:  Reduces chances of damage to reel

Gusset joint construction

Advantages:  Increased Strength
Benefit:  More reliability - 170 degree flip-over bat action

Advantages:  Reduces wrapping on reel bats and spiders
Benefits:  Less downtime spent on removing tangled material

Replaceable sealed ball

Advantages:   No lubrication required
Benefits:  Less time spent on routine maintenace

Optional plastic delrin tines

Advantages:  Tough, lightweight
Benefits:  Will not damge cutter bar

Optional wire tines

Advantage:  Rigid, interchangeable
Benefits:  Available for certain crop cutter bars

Improved heat-treated cast steel cam ring and double row

Advantages:  More durability
Benefits:  Less time spent on repairs and maintenance