Olmi 450F/450R Air Impulse Deleafer
The Olmi 450F Pneumatic Air Impulse leaf remover machine has a straddle frame with dual heads, Cardan, electro-hydraulic joystick to operate hydraulic movements. Frame with 2 heads on the front of the tractor with 4 hydraulic movements. Head assembly to tractor excluded with frontal plat included. The compressor unit is applied to the tractor with a 3 point hitch frame. The minimum tractor horsepower is 80 HP, rotation PTO 750/1000 RPM, and weighs 1,334 lbs.
The Olmi 450R Pneumatic Air Impulse leaf remover machine with straddle frame dual headsand pendulum frame guides for self-alignment on the fruit zone. The machine has 3 Hydraulic movements, wheels and slide support, cardan, and electro-hydraulic joystick to operate the hydraulic movements. Minimum tractor horsepower 80 HP, rotation PTO 750/1000 RPM, and weighs 1,764 lbs.
Olmi deleafers use pressure produced by a compressor that passes through the rotors, hitting the leaves along the area. The process allows for cluster removal of leaves in order to provided ventilation and sunlight without harming the fruit.