Meyer Farm RT518

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Features

  • Wagon - Trailer - Truck Mount options
  • HD Steel Frame with tubular floor supports on 24" centers. 7'5" inside width for maximum capacity! New integrated top rail system eliminates the need for side supports when roof is removed.
  • Removable Roof standard / open top optional
  • Variable Speed RT belt drive standard equipment - featuring our new, high-efficiency bevel gear-drive system which offer clean-out speeds up to 17' / minute. New RT Auger Drive feature consistent auger speed based throughout the range.
  • Spring-loaded roller chain tensioning w/nylon paddle tightener on primary drive and auger drives
  • HD 2" main drive shaft dwarfs the competition. It features machined steel sprockets and 667H pintle aprons - Tuff Stuff!
  • Large Diameter Augers
  • 18" diameter drum augers in a tapered formation provide a smooth mat of feed to the discharge conveyor below.   Much smoother than spiral beater arrangements in haylage!
  • 24" wide pintle chain apron provides an even discharge to your blower or bagger without the buildup of roller chain conveyors. Hold-downs and fold-down conveyor extension are standard.
  • Feather start controls including cross apron / augers / main apron. No jaw clutch starts like other brands!
  • Marine Treated Plywood Floor
    Meyer RT500 Forage Boxes come standard with a marine treated plywood floor (runs full length). 
  • LED lighting is standard
  • Basic Hydraulic or Cab-Controlled Hydraulic Drive available
  • Higher Roof
    A 6" taller roof package is available for ease of filling and additional capacity.

Specifications

Front Unload RT518
DIMENSIONS  
Floor Length 18'6"
Overall Length 21'8"
Inside Height (without roof)      std height 6'3"
high sides 7'3"
Overall Height (without roof) - top of side     std height 94"
high sides 106"
Less 4" truck & trailer mounts (except on XT1600 trailer*) *
Overall Height (with roof) - wagon mount version      std height 114.5"
high sides 126.5"
Inside Width 89.5"
Overall Width with conveyor extension up 109.5"
Stringer Width/Height  
truck/XT2200 trailer mount 33.5"/6"
wagon mount 42"/10"
Capacity (struck level) cu. ft. (without roof) (6'3") std height 862
(7'3") high sides  
Capacity cu. ft. (with roof) (6'3") std height 1058
(7'3") high sides  
 SPECIFICATIONS  
Front Apron Drive Shaft 2"
Tubular Upright Spacing 24"
All Steel Frame - 24" centers (no wood) 24"
HD Tubular Floor Supports 2x2
HD Top Rail Formed (no side supports needed) Std
Commercial Grade Geardrive (no worm gears) Std
 STANDARD FEATURES  
RT Variable Speed System - 0-17'/minute (PTO drive standard) Std
Apron Chains (heavy duty pintle) 667H
Auger Feathering System & Conveyor Clutch/Safety Clutch Std
Cross Conveyor Chain Hold-Downs Std
Fold-Down Conveyor Extension with Lift Assist Opt
Superslide, Solid Poly Floor (no plywood) N/A
 OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT  
Hydraulic Front Drive System (in lieu of PTO) Opt
Hydraulic In-Cab Controls (in lieu of PTO) - includes hyd lift conveyor Opt
36" Fold-Down Cross Conveyor Extension (in lieu of 24") Opt
Hydraulic Lift Option for Fold-Down Cross Conveyor Extension Opt
Roof Assembly (removable) Std
6" Higher Roof Assembly (removable) - not avail. 12" higher sides Opt
Roof Hood Assembly (right hand, open top units only) Opt
Truck Mount/Trailer Mount/Wagon Mount Opt
Tarp Systems (with front enclosures)  
Front to Back Scissor Tarp (electric) Opt
Side to Side Roll Tarp (electric) Opt
Clad Tuff Fiberglass Sides & Back Opt
12" Higher Sides with 4th Beater System N/A