Drive systemsDrives for indoor irrigation carts
The drive is used for all three indoor irrigation carts of our program. Maintenance-free 400 V frequency motors are used, which transmit their force to the rail using a specially coated toothed belt.
Older drive systems equipped with the 24 volt engine from Rathmakers can be retrofitted to this toothed belt drive.
The emergency shutdown system (standstill monitor) for the drive has also proven itself to be very successful. This emergency stop reacts to the drive’s standstill within 10 – 15 seconds and thus prevents great damage. In short: water and electricity supply are interrupted.
The drive consists of a modular system, of which all parts are galvanized and self-manufactured. Ball bearings, springs as well as other moving parts are maintenance-friendly and so suitable for use in damp rooms (greenhouses).