Tests & Measurements

This test system runs functional tests on fully assembled combine belt pickup header systems. This system was designed to automate functional testing, break-in, and assembly validation of header systems prior to installation into the completed combine.

  • PLC and computer based control and data acquisition system
  • Full HPU to generate hydraulic power to the unit under test
  • 21 GPM 4500 PSI HPU
  • Safety zone scanners
  • CAN bus validation and DTC monitoring
  • Header ID verification
  • Stubble lights & marker lights.
  • Header height sensors
  • Cylinders retract/extend
  • Cylinders hydraulic leak decay
  • Belt speed sensor via controlling the actual belt speed
  • Sensor calibrations