The Tong FieldLoad Pro is versatile for use on potatoes, carrots, onions, parsnips, bulbs and more. It is capable of efficiently handling a wide range of throughputs up to 100 tonnes per hour, and is, therefore, the ideal potato, carrot, parsnip & onion in-field crop cleaning and loading machine.
HIGH CAPACITY IN-FIELD CLEANING & LOADING
Talking to our customers, there is a definite emphasis on reducing ‘crop miles’ and the amount of harvest-related soil on the roads by loading crop at the field side. The FieldLoad PRO will receive and clean crop at high capacities straight from trailers filled by the harvester, ensuring soil and debris is removed from crop in the field, whilst significantly reducing unnecessary transport of crop from field to farm.
Built upon a heavy-duty chassis, the FieldLoad PRO can be easily transported on the road from field to site, and features robust support legs for ultimate performance during operation. Like all Tong equipment, the new FieldLoad PRO is built with Tong’s Blue Inverter Technology, offering all electric inverter variable speed drive for the very best energy efficiency. Tong’s industry-leading Auto-Touch HMI controls with intelligent diagnostics and maintenance features are also an option on the new machine. Depending on specification and crop type, the FieldLoad PRO can be built to effectively clean and load up to 150 tons of crop per hour.
BLUE INVERTER TECHNOLOGY
All Tong Fieldloaders are built with Tong’s Blue Inverter Technology, offering the very best energy efficiency. With all electric Inverter Variable Speed Drive, providing exceptional energy savings of over 50% in comparison to similar machines with a standard mechanical drive.
AUTO-TOUCH HMI CONTROL
When specified with an EasyClean separating system, the FieldLoad PRO is available with the option of the latest technology HMI touch screen controls. In order to achieve the very best control of crop cleaning in all conditions, touch screen control offers customers a simplified ‘touch of a button’. Meaning that the machine can be easily set to suit different crop cleaning requirements. Users can select crop conditions such as ‘Wet’ or ‘Dry’ and crop type from the display menu. Setting the machine to automatically change the speed, position and direction of the cleaning rollers at the touch of a button. This makes setting the separator for different loads exceptionally quick and easy.
And now, Tong’s proven Auto-Touch HMI touch screen control is even more advanced than ever. With the added option of a unique and advanced Pro-Control Interface that facilitates a number of impressive and very useful features. These new Pro-Series features make the HMI control even more user friendly. Whilst offering enhanced control as well as reduced maintenance and downtime. The new Pro-Series features leave you feeling quite literally empowered at the touch of a button! With advanced diagnostic capabilities including a machine health status report, plus fault detection and precise location information on inverter faults and E-Stop alerts. The Pro-Series advancements are leading the way in equipment control.
CHOICE OF CLEANER
The new FieldLoad PRO is designed to be extremely versatile; it is suitable for multi-crop use, working effectively on potatoes, carrots and onions. Customers can also choose any Tong cleaning unit as part of the machine, including our advanced EasyClean separator available with Auto-Touch HMI controls. Our high-speed PU coil cleaning system and star coil cleaning units are also available. The customer really can configure the FieldLoad PRO to meet their exact requirements.
CHOICE OF ELEVATOR
What makes the FieldLoad PRO different to other field loading machines on the market, is the option of a wider cart elevator, which can be specified up to 1.5m wide.
At around 10-15 metres long in transport mode, depending on specification, the self-contained and compact FieldLoad PRO is fully transportable from field to field, and back to site.
INSULATED INSPECTION CABIN
The FieldLoad PRO is built with a spacious, custom-designed inspection cabin. The cabin is fully insulated and fitted with LED inspection lighting, and is available with the option of energy-efficient heating.