Combine Settings Guide

Wheat (0-30 bu/ac)Wheat (30-50 bu/ac)Wheat (>50 bu/ac)Rice
Feeder House Face PlateTilted back towards combineTilted back towards combineTilted back towards combineTilted back towards combine
ConcavesSmall WireSmall WireSmall WireRound Bar
Concave Cover Plates4 Covers in Front4 Covers in FrontNoneNone
Concave Position10mm13mm13mm19mm
Combine Rotors1200110010001000
Cleaning Fan (rpm)1000105011001100
Pre-CleanerClosedClosedClosedSlightly Open
Top Chaffer60% Open70% Open75% Open100% Open
Bottom Sieve20% Open30% Open40% Open100% Open

Combine Feeder House Chain PositionHeaders with retractable fingers in the auger, chain should be up. Headers with NO retractable fingers, fully flighted auger with paddles, chain should be down.
Front Dust CoverTop section removed if retractable fingers fitted in auger and feeder house chain up, if no retractable fingers fitted then all sections fitted
Header Rotor Speed (rpm)Stripping rotor should be run as slow as possible and still stripping the grain from the head.
Header Auger Speed (rpm)Header auger speed is fixed and is determined by auger drive sprocket, should always be under 200.
* Augers with spiral paddles require no fingers and front feeder house drum down