Compton - Side-Mount Shaker
The Compton Side-Mount shaker uses an innovative design that allows the head to be mounted on the side of the machine so the operator drives straight down the row and telescopes the head out to each tree and shakes it. The Side-Mount, the fastest production model shakers on the market today. The result is also superior shaking efficiency - no angling towards trees and no backing out once the tree is shaken. Often competetors shakers are backing up, the Compton Side-Mount shaker is going forward. The Compton Side-Mount shaker shakes eight to twelve trees a minute, compared with three or four using conventional shakers.
- Self-Centering shaker head (only on the Compton Side-Mount shaker)
- Shaker wheels run in the same direction (Compton only)
- Belts run in perfect alignment
- No twisted belts or idlers needed