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A Variable Approach-Angle Moldboard Plow
Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan www.asabe.orgCitation: Transactions of the ASABE. 26 (2): 0392-0396. (doi: 10.13031/2013.33944) @1983
Authors: Raymond P. Wainwright, Wesley F. Buchele, Stephen J. Marley, William I. Baldwin
ABSTRACT A moldboard plow was modified such that the ap-proach-angle of the bottoms could be varied and held at a given angle by a hydraulic cylinder. Field tests of this plow verified that good plowing performance could be obtained at high travel speeds when the bottoms were operated at an approach-angle less than the design approach-angle.