Sod Harvesters

Vanmac has been supplying machines for the turf industry for many years all over the world. Not only machines for seedbed preparation or excellent mowers, but of course also sod harvesters from big roll to slab harvesters. We are a full line dealer of Brouwer-Kesmac and Magnum. You will find the range of both top brands on this page. We also sell autostackers which you can find here. Every machine that we sell is supported by our service & maintenance departments. On top of that, we always have spare parts for you in stock.

 

Brouwer-Kesmac Sod Harvesters


  • Cutting widths 41, 46 or 61 cm
  • Adjustable lengths from 46 to 254 cm
  • Cuts close to pipes, fences and ditches
  • Works well in all soil condition
  • Rolls or Slabs

Brouwer 1576 Sod Harvester

The 1576 from Brouwer is the most popular and widely sold sod harvester in the world. It gained that reputation by having worked under all kinds of circumstances for years, all around the world, and still producing an excellent quality of cut. The floating cutter head with twin pivots mounted close to the ground gives the unit excellent flotation and contour following even on the smallest contours. The heavy-duty cutter head frame and cutter head provide enough weight onto the roller for it to produce a consisted roll even in the most difficult conditions including clay and stones. High torque motors provide the power to cut through even the driest and hardest soil. Designed with years of experience, the 1576 is a true work horse for long, busy days harvesting turf.

Features:
• Heavy-duty cutting head frame
• Independent floating cutting head
• Cutting widths 41, 46 or 61 cm (16”, 18”, or 24”) adjustable lengths from 46 to 254 cm (18” to 100”). Rolls or Slabs
• Quick, easy cut-off spring tension adjustment
• New exclusive Brouwer low-profile rubber mat with polyethylene sliders is gentle on turf
• No waste: cuts close to pipes, fences and ditches
• Independently mounted Curved or Cross Conveyors
• Conveyor front weight bar, standard
• Works well in all soil conditions
• Hydraulic flap control (Roll)

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  • Cutting widths 41, 46 or 61 cm in 46 to 254 cm lengths
  • Adjustable lengths from 46 to 254 cm
  • Lightweight floating cutter head
  • Cuts close to pipes, fences and ditches
  • Rolls or Slabs

Brouwer 1570 Sod Harvester

Introducing the 1570 turf harvester from Brouwer, fitted with a lightweight floating cutter head that can help reduce waste even in tougher conditions. The harvester is also equipped with user-friendly controls and offers unlimited adjustment, a see through design, and the ease of maintenance gives an operator friendly experience.

Features:

• Improved lighter weight floating cutter head for higher quality turf with less waste.
• See through design for better visibility, operation and maintenance.
• Cutting widths 41, 46 or 61 cm(16”, 18”, or 24”) adjustable lengths from  46 to 254 cm (18” to 100”). Rolls or Slabs
• Cut off spring tension quick adjustment.
• Latest low profile belt exclusive to Brouwer and polyethylene sliders are kinder on the turf.
• Streamlined design to enable close operation to fences, hedges and ditches.
• Weight bar fitted to the conveyor as standard.
• Independently mounted Curved or Cross Conveyor.
• Hydraulic roll up flap control.

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  • Cutting widths 41 and 46 cm in 61 to 254 cm lengths
  • Rolls or Slabs
  • Lightest Cutting Head on the market
  • Unmatched in soft soil conditions
  • Cuts close to pipes, fences and ditches

Brouwer 1580 Sod Harvester

The 1580 is a retro fit A3A conveyor and ideal for soft conditions. Although it is lightweight, it is a very strong machine and has all the durability you’d expect from a Brouwer conveyor. Using our exclusive low profile belt it is gentle on the turf but has a long life expectence. All the conveyor and cut off adjustments are simple so you can produce the perfect roll in the most extreme condictions. Unmatched in soft soil conditions.

Features:

• Retro 1500 Cutting Head – The lightest and most durable Cutting Head on the market
• Can harvest 41 and 46 cm widths (16” or 18”) in 61 to 254 cm lengths (24” to 100”). Rolls or Slabs
• Quick, easy cut-off spring tension adjustment
• New exclusive Brouwer low-profile rubber mat with polyethylene sliders is gentle on turf
• No waste: cuts close to pipes, fences and ditches
• Independently mounted Curved or Cross Conveyors
• Works well in all soil conditions
• Hydraulic flap control (Roll)

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  • Full Floating Cutter Head
  • Simple hydraulic controls to operate
  • Cutting widths 41, 46, 53, 58 or 61 cm  in 61 to 254 cm lengths.
  • Available in Roll or Slab
  • The perfect choice in the hardest conditions
  • Cuts close to pipes, fences and ditches

Brouwer Kesmac 2200 Sod Harvester

The Brouwer 2200 Harvester on a John Deere 5065E with simple hydraulic controls is a workhorse that puts the best possible quality piece of Turf on the Conveyor. The Outer Frame surrounds a rugged floating cutting head that has easy pitch and roller adjustments to get the perfect cut. The low front pivot point and heavy pressure on the front roller makes sure that the head follows every contour that it encounters. The Pivot Bearing insures rapid action back and forth to provide an even cut from side to side, even when cutting through curves. This, together with the heavy duty construction, makes it the perfect choice in the hardest conditions (stones included) or in Tender Turf where gentle handling is required.

Features

• Full Floating Cutter Head, with hydraulic depth control, floats for reliable sod thickness in all ground conditions
• Cutting widths  41, 46, 53, 58 or 61 cm   (16”, 18”,  21″, 23″ or 24″)  in 61 to 254 cm lengths (24” to 100”).
• Manual Hydraulic Controls to operate the harvester functions
• Available in Roll or Slab
• Independently mounted Curved or Cross Conveyor
• No waste: cuts close to pipes, fences and ditches
• Easy entry with rear piling door for quick service
• Conveyor mat is gentle on turf and long on durability
• Full canopy with flashing signal and halogen work lights
• Main beam forward design for better weight distribution
• Stored weights can be added to cutter head to adapt to various conditions

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  • Pivoting one piece cutter head and conveyor frame
  • Cutting widths 41, 46, 53, 58 or 61 cm in 61 to 254 cm lengths.
  • Available in Roll or Slab
  • Joystick Controls to operate the harvester functions
  • Hydraulic depth control
  • Cuts close to pipes, fences and ditches

Kesmac 2150 Sod Harvesters

The Kesmac 2150 is found in many warm season farm applications. The cutting head is simple and durable. The unique beam pivot point provides excellent flotation to follow the contours of the ground with the fewest moving parts. The long cut-off frame is ideal for chopping off in the tough rhizomes and hard soil conditions. The low profile mat is gentle on turf and long on durability. The Cutting Head is easily accessible for servicing and making adjustments for the best quality of cut.

Features

• Pivoting one piece cutter head and conveyor frame, with hydraulic depth control
• Cutting widths  41, 46, 53, 58 or 61 cm (16”, 18”,  21″, 23″ or 24″)  in 61 to 254 cm lengths (24” to 100”).

• Joystick Controls to operate the harvester functions
• Available in Roll or Slab
• Independently mounted Curved or Cross Conveyor
• No waste: cuts close to pipes, fences and ditches
• Easy entry with rear piling door for quick service
• Conveyor mat is gentle on turf and long on durability
• Full canopy with flashing signal and halogen work lights
• Main beam forward design for better weight distribution
• Stored weights can be added to cutter head to adapt to various conditions

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Magnum Big Roll Sod Harvesters


  • Cutting width: 76/107/122 cm
  • Patented net application reinforces tender sod
  • Two-conveyor system gives control over rolling tension
  • Start or stop a roll without gaps
  • Anti-vibration cutter heads; always in sync

Magnum BR Sod roll harvester

With its introduction in 1991, the Magnum BR Big Roll Harvester, our first sod roll harvester model and still our mainstay, has earned a reputation for dependability and performance in a variety of conditions and turf grasses.

Our patented net application reinforces tender sod and loose soil so you can realize the full benefits of big rolls: by harvesting less mature grasses, you get quicker turn around on your sod. With the net backing, you can cut thinner to save soil or thicker as the job requires- from 0,6  to 8 cm (1/4” to 3”).

Our innovative two-conveyor system gives you new found control over rolling tension. You’ll be able to pull sod into tighter rolls and start or stop a roll without gaps. Just skip over the bad turf patches and pull up on the ends with no problems. Now available Anti-vibration cutter heads; always in sync and less maintenance required. The cutter heads are timed, as one moves forward the other moves back, therefore reducing vibration providing a better cut of sod and less stress on the head parts.

Lenght (Without tractor): 4.0 m (13.3FT)
Width: 2.3 m (7.7FT)
Cutting width: 76/107/122 cm  (30/42/48”)

SOLID HEADS WITH COULTERS OR TWIN FLOATING HEADS
Height: 1.95 m (6.5FT)
Shipping weight: 1655.6 kg
Electrical system: 12 VOLT

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  • Cutting width: 76/107/122 cm
  • Patented net application reinforces tender sod
  • Large removable tube rack is easy to reload
  • Self-starting conveyor

Magnum SR semi automatic sod roll harvester

The Magnum SR is a semi-automatic big roll harvesting machine. Incorporating all the features of the Magnum BR, the SR has loads of additional features that help reduce downtime, save lots of labor and speed harvest time. It’s large removable tube rack is easy to reload. A tube injector makes for quick and easy tube addition and with the net injector you can introduce net to the big roll at the start or the end of the roll. A self-starting conveyor eliminates hand wrapping turf around the tube.

Lenght: 6 m (20 ft)
With tipper: 8.35 m (27.5 ft)
With tipper and tractor: 11.8 m (39 ft)
Width: 2.56 m (8.5 ft)
Cutting width: 76/107/122 cm

SOLID HEADS OR TWIN FLOATING HEADS
Height: 2.3 m (7.8 ft)
Shipping weight: 2676 kg.
With tipper: 2948 kg
Electrical system: 12 VOLT

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  • Floating cutting head
  • Cutting width: 120 cm (Coulter disc in the center for 2x 60 cm)
  • Standard with net injector
  • Cutting thickness: up to a maximum of 70 mm

Magnum TH 480 Big Roll Sod Harvester

The TH 480 is a 3-point sod harvester with floating cutting head. Cutting width: 120 cm (Coulter disc in the center for 2x 60 cm) Cutting thickness: up to a maximum of 70 mm Size. Standard Coulter disc on 8 inch roller available. Standard with net injector.

Technical specifications Magnum TH 480:

Cutting head: Floating cutting head out of piece
Cutting width: 120 cm (Coulter disc in the center for 2x 60 cm)
Cutting thickness: up to a maximum of 70 mm Size
(LxWxH): 150 x 170 x 140 cm
Weight: 1,260 kg
Cutting thickness control: Electric
Drive: Mechanical 3-point connection: Cat II
Required hydraulics: 1 double acting hydraulic connection
Required voltage: 12 volts (for cutting thickness control)

Standard Coulter disc on 8 inch roller available.
Standard with net injector.

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