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Agri Slurry Tankers

Slurry Handling Equipment > Agri Slurry Tankers
Major agricultural slurry tankers
Major agricultural slurry tankers

Agri Slurry Tankers

This is the range of agricultural slurry tankers from MAJOR. Capacities available from 1150 to 2000 gallons.  See the specification tables for more details.

There is a detachable parking stand and PTO holder fitted as standard.  All MAJOR tankers are constructed from 6mm steel for maximum strength. The axle is a heavy duty agricultural specification axle.

Rubber buffers are fitted as standard on the drawbar.  They make the tanker easier to tow and gives a smoother journey.  These tankers are supplied with a galvanised finish as standard.

Description

Specifications

Model 1150 Std 1500 Std 1700 Std 1500 LGP Ag 1700 LGP Ag 2000 LGP Ag
Capacity (Gallon) 1150 1495 1685 1500 1700 2000
Capacity (Litres) 5228 6796 7660 5228 6714 9591
OA Length (Hitch to coupling ball) 5.1m 5.9m 6.4m 6m 6.4m 6.6m
OA Width (Tyre dependant) 2.3m 2.5m 2.6m 2.6m 2.6m 2.5m
OA Height (Add tractor hitch) 2.9m 2.9m 2.9m 3.0m 3.0m 3.2m
Weight (Empty) 2120Kg 2400Kg 2550Kg 2994Kg 3177Kg 3540Kg
Weight (Full) 7348Kg 9196Kg 10210Kg 9744Kg 9891Kg 13131Kg
Wheel Arch No No No YES YES YES
Standard Finish Galvanised Galvanised Galvanised Galvanised Galvanised Galvanised
Tyre Options
15 x 22.5 YES N/A N/A NO NO NO
550/60/22.5 YES YES YES NO NO NO
21.3 R24 YES YES YES YES NO NO
23.1 R26 NO NO NO YES YES YES
28.1 R26 NO NO NO YES YES YES
30.5 R32 NO NO NO NO YES YES

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Testimonials


We took delivery of our Major 2300-gallon Alpine Tanker and trailing shoe in December 2012 and in just a few months I could see the benefits of this method of placing slurry. The accuracy of spread is excellent. The grass receives the nutrient right where it needs it and does not coat the leaves, preventing grass growth. We can do the 2nd and 3rd cut of silage with no problems of grass contamination. We really like the dropped axle on the Alpine tanker as it allows us to access areas of our farm that we wouldn’t dream of bringing any other slurry tanker.

Gary Orwells, Farmer, Powys, Wales

Our Major Alpine 2670-gallon tanker is fitted with wide, low-ground pressure tyres and Major’s own trailing shoe system, which was quite a step away from our old tanker with a splash plate. We like the trailing shoe system as the grass receives the nutrient right where it needs it and does not coat the leaves, preventing grass growth. We like the stepped axle and its solid construction which is essential for surviving long days on steep fields

Will Davis, Farmer, Abergele, Wales