Production Machinery

Sod Peat Loading Machine

Type: Equipment
Type I – Electric The purpose of the machine is to load sod peat from bog ricks into railway wagons on either side of the rick. Basically the machine...

Sod Turning Machine

Type: Equipment
Type-Twin This machine does the same work as the Single Turning Machine but has greater output. The elevator mechanism is exactly the same as the...

Sod Peat Bagger/Excavator (Type V)

Type: Equipment
Type - No.5 The purpose of the (type - No.5) machine is to excavate, macerate and spread turf for the production of sod peat. The machine consists of...

Sod Collector (Type V - Hamster)

Type: Equipment
This machine has the special features of being light, easily manoeuvrable and low maintenance. Basically the machine consists of a tractor unit...

Sod Collector (Type II - IV)

Type: Equipment
This machine is used to collect the sod peat from the spread ground into a rick clear of the spread ground. The machine consists of a plate / chain...

Ridger Tractor

Type: Equipment
Type-L.H.T. IV A tractor specially designed to perform the milled peat ridging operation at more than twice the speed of the L.H.T. II & III by...

Ridger Attachment

Type: Equipment
Type III – For Use with L.H.T. Tractors Type I & II The purpose of this attachment is to angle-doze the comparatively dry milled peat to form...

Peat Moss Cutting Machine (Steba)

Type: Equipment
The purpose of this machine is to cut peat moss sods and stack them in wall form along the sides of the trench on the high bog. The machine is of...

Off set Miller Attachment - Milled Peat

Type: Equipment
Type I – used with L.H.T. Tractor - Type II This attachment is used to form a bevel on the edges of milled peat fields, to assist surface drainage....

Moss Peat Sod Collector

Type: Equipment
Type III This machine was specially designed by Bord na Móna to suit our bog conditions and layout. The purpose of the machine is to collect the...

Moss Peat Cutting Machine (Steba 69)

Type: Equipment
This machine is similar in most respects to the Steba machine already described in pages numbers 197 to 199 except that the sod size and discharge...

Moss Peat Cutting Machine

Type: Equipment
Type – Klasmann This machine cuts the bog 0.8 metres deep and 0.8 metres wide in the form of sods. It inverts the sods in the lifting motion and...

Milling Attachment (Milled Peat)

Type: Equipment
Type - Tripple This attachment does the same operation as the single unit but has about 2½ times the output. The attachment consists of units similar...

Miller Attachment

Type: Equipment
Type – Single This attachment is used on L.H.T. Tractor Type III. Its purpose is to mill or tear the bog surface to a depth of approximately ½” (12...

Milled Peat Loading Machine

Type: Equipment
Type II The purpose of this machine is to load milled peat from bog stock piles into railway wagons. The machine consists of a tractor unit carrying...

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