Hay, Grain and Silage Testers
Excellent system to determine moisture and dry matter content in hay, haylage, silage, high-moisture grains, nuts, total mixed rations, wet distiller’s grains, wood chips and much more. Most drying times vary from 15–85 minutes, depending on commodity. Forage tests are normally taken in under 30 minutes. Accurate to 0.1% moisture content from 0–85%; operates by removing moisture from original sample and weighing the product to determine moisture loss. Many producers use it as a reference to calibrate their electronic portable testers. This tester can be used to tell you when to swath and when to combine and store your crops.
A complete package of a stainless steel testing unit that furnishes controlled heat and a built-in auto shut-off timer, a specimen container to dry the sample, a clear-plastic sample bowl to weigh all samples and a digital scale that reads in grams. You can supply your own sample container and use purchase the unit without one (models followed by “L”). Made in USA.
Operates on 3-AA batteries (included) AC adapter 120V or 220V, 50/60Hz (included). Net wt: 6 lbs, Actual dims: 8″ (L) x 8″ (W) x 9″ (H), Ship wt: 13 lbs, Ship dims: 26″ (L) x 12″ (W) x 12″ (H).