Vermeer - Model CT612 - Compost Turner
From Compost Turners
The CT612 converts to transport mode quickly for easy highway towing between job sites. Built with a heavy-duty frame, the CT612 features a large-diameter drum that aerates compost to help you work more efficiently and effectively. Features a 6’ x 12’ (1.8 m x 3.7 m) windrow that can handle up to 1500 tons/hr (1360.8 metric tons/hr).
- Switch to transport mode quickly and easily using tow tractor hydraulics and simple hand tools.
- Work smarter with the CT612’s large-diameter drum, which allows more oxygen to infiltrate the windrow. Also, a long tongue and adjustable hitch allow for improved visibility and easy operation.
- Work harder with the heavy-duty frame of the CT612, featuring structural steel tubing and a steel plate for added rigidity.
- See your Vermeer dealer for comprehensive service and genuine Vermeer replacement parts.
The CT612 by Wildcat is a power-takeoff (PTO) driven, towable, highperforming turner with impressive features. Its 35' (88.9 cm) flail-tip-toflail- tip drum diameter provides optimized aeration of the windrow.
The CT612 is designed to aerate windrows up to 6' (1.8 m) high by 12' (3.7 m) wide in a single pass, and delivers a maximum capacity of 1500 tons (1360.8 tonnes) per hour, depending upon tow tractor horsepower. It’s also built with a heavy-duty frame featuring structural steel tubing and steel plates for added rigidity and durability.
The CT612 is available with an optional kit to convert to transport mode for highway towing between jobsites, using the tow tractor hydraulics and simple hand tools.
Max width: 19.4' (5.9 m)
Max height: 7.7' (2.3 m)
Max length: 18.7’ (5.7 m)
Max ground clearance: 15' (38.1 cm)
Weight: 8780 lb (3982.5 kg)
Tongue weight: 1505 lb (682.7 kg)
Windrow width: 12' (3.7 m)
Windrow height: 6' (1.8 m)
Turning System – Drum
Drum diameter (including flails): 35' (88.9 cm)
Length of drum: 11.9' (3.6 m)
Number of flails: 68
Flail dimensions: .5' x 4' x 12' (1.3 cm x 10.2 cm x 30.5 cm)
Drum wall thickness: .5' (1.3 cm)
Mainframe: 4 cross frames constructed of 4' x 3' x .2' (10.2 cm x 7.6 cm x .5 cm) tubing with continuous welding
Tires: 12.5 L – 16 14-ply tubeless (2)
Display type: None
Tow Vehicle Requirement
Min tow vehicle weight: 5700 lb (2585.5 kg)
Min ground speed: 44 fpm (13.4 m/min)
Max towing speed: 20 mph (32.2 km/h)
Min horsepower: 80 hp (59.7 kW)
Max horsepower: 150 hp (111.9 kW)
Hitch type: Draw bar hitch
PTO: 1000 rpm
Hydraulics: 2 outlets, min 10 gpm (37.9 L/min) @ 2000 psi (137.9 bar)
Low-speed transport package