Sunflower 4710 & 4730 In-Line Rippers: 12' 5" to 30' | View Specs
Shatter What's Hiding Below the Soil Surface - Sunflower 4700 Series In-Line Rippers are built for professional farmers in search of a rugged machine to handle challenging soil and residue conditions. The 4700 Series provides deep tillage for primary tillage needs. Built on a solid frame with heavy-duty shanks designed to deeply penetrate heavily compacted soils while easily slicing through tough crop residue to maximize crop yield potential.
Equipped with heavy-duty shanks designed to deeply penetrate heavily compacted soils and when equipped with the optional coulter blades easily slicing through tough crop residue to maximize crop yield potential.
- Five, Seven, Eight & Twelve Shank Models
- Heavy 4" x 6" x 3/8" Frame
- 3 Point Hitch
- Pull-Type Point Hitch (4730-12)
- Spring Reset or Rigid Shank Mounts
- Minimum Disturbance or Parabolic Shanks
- Pull Type Hitch (Optional)
- Coulter Blades (Optional)
- Gauge Wheels (Optional)
- Shank-Staggering Brackets (Optional)
- Disc Levelers (Optional)
- Row Sealers (optional)
- Reel Busters (optional)
Two Flexible Frame Configurations
Flat-fold for narrow transport of the eight shank tool and a fully flexible three section over-center folding frame with twelve shanks.
The 4700 series can be customized with minimum disturbance shanks to shatter soil compaction while leaving the surface residue virtually undisturbed or equip the tool with the parabolic shanks to eliminate compaction while inverting the soil stratum. The versatility of the 4700 series is further demonstrated with it’s ability to be transformed into a “Slot-Till” tool when the row sealer and bed buster options are selected.
Sunflower 4700 Series Specs
|Model Number||Cut Width||Estimated Weight||Transportation Width||Number of Shanks||Coulter Blades||H/P Requirements|
|4710-5||12' 6"||2,971 lbs||10' 10"||5||5||35 to 40 hp per shank|
|4710-7||17' 5"||4,058 lbs||16' 2"||7||7||35 to 40 hp per shank|
|4710-8||20'||4,516 lbs||20' 2"||8||8||35 to 40 hp per shank|
|4730-8||20'||5,392 lbs||11' 0"||8||8||35 to 40 hp per shank|
|4730-12||30'||11,064 lbs||15' 0"||12||12||35 to 40 hp per shank|