AGRI 1170 Harvesting Equipment & AMS Equipment Set-up
Prerequisite(s): AGRI 1130, AGRI 1140, AGRI 1150
This course covers the theory, design, principles of operation and adjustment, trouble shooting and repair of harvesting equipment including combines, cotton pickers, and hay equipment. Heavy emphasis will be put on crop flow through the machine and initial field preparation adjustments. Students must have a basic understanding of power trains, electrical systems, and hydraulics for successful completion. The installation and set-up of AMS equipment will also be covered.