NH T8 CVT vs. JD 8370R IVT

The Nebraska tests are now coming out on Tier IVb tractors with CVT transmissions.   We reviewed  the Nebraska test 2102 for a JD 8370R with an IVT transmission, DEF and CEGR engine using two turbochargers to stuff enough heated air in the engine to achieve a 16:1 compression ratio is and compared it with the NH T8.420 with CVT:

JD 8370 with IVT Neb Test | NH T8.420 with CVT Neb Test

Notice that while the horsepower at rated RPM is identical (351) the NH uses less fuel (18.44 for NH vs. 18.93 for JD), the torque rise is higher (50.7% for NH vs. 43.6% for Deere or a 16.2% advantage to NH) and the while the report says that Deere claims regeneration occurs only once every 50 hours, the tractor did regenerate in the 32 hour test period.

This test is just one of the many reasons why we believe we have the best high horsepower tractor on the market. We would enjoy speaking with anyone interested in these results, and give a demo of our tractor to get the real feel of the superiority of the product.

NH T8.420 CVT

SMARTTRAX vs. Duals (photos)

SMARTTRAX provides compaction relief that is visible.  As the photos comparing a track impression from a T8 SMARTTRAX tractor compared to a T8 with 50” duals in very muddy conditions shows, the track’s ability to spread the forces on the ground (compaction) is clearly lessening the soil impact.

Both tractors had no draft load so the compaction from the pulling force isn’t considered in this comparison, but the lessening of compaction from the draft load would be additional advantage for the track. The turn effort of both tractors, done without brake assistance, shows that the T8 SMARTTRAX doesn’t ‘berm’ up the soil any more than a tractor equipped with tires does.  Reduce yield-robbing compaction while maintaining tractor control that feels like a tractor with tires.

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New Holland Centerville Open House Results

New Holland Centerville held their annual Open House on Friday since being in business with us. While this was only their 2nd Open House under new ownership, and their first under new store management with Jeff Jones, the products, deals, and food on hand was as good as any of our other locations held throughout the last couple of weeks.

We appreciate all the customers who came out to check out all the products we have to offer, take advantage of all the parts discounts, and have conversations with us over a great meal.

New Holland Logansport Open House Results

Our New Holland Logansport location held their Open House today. Despite the very icy roads, roughly two hundred people still came out to celebrate the occasion with a great meal and take advantage of huge parts discounts.

Thanks to all the people who were able to make it out, and to all of our customers for making New Holland Logansport the great business that it is. We look forward to another year of providing great products and service to all of our great customers.

Rodkey New Holland Open House Results

The Rodkey New Holland Open House in Rossville, IN took place yesterday. While the weather was cold outside, there was nothing but hot deals and meals inside. Many great customers came in despite the weather to take advantage of great parts discounts, service specials, and for good conversation over a delicious meal.

Thanks again for everyone who was able to come and attend our annual Open House at Rodkey New Holland. We look forward to having this snow melt and helping provide farmers with the best equipment and service as they begin the new year.

New Holland Tri-County Open House Results

Our New Holland Tri-County in Bluffton, IN held their Open House yesterday. With the new 12,000sq. ft. shop to display, this year’s Open House was able to hold 20 pieces of new equipment for display. They welcomed the 250 guests with great products, deals, and a hot meal. From the Kinze clinic they held in the morning, to serving customers at lunch time, to offering great deals in the parts department all day, this year’s Open House was a great one.

We greatly appreciate everyone who was able to make it out to the New Holland Tri-County Open House. This was a great day due to all the people who came out to take interest in our products and share conversations with us over a great meal.

New Holland Rochester and Ag Technologies Open House Results

Our 30th annual Open House yesterday at New Holland Rochester was a great success. We were able to serve around 450 great people yesterday. The feedback we received from those who came out was that the products, food, and most importantly, the conversations that were able to take place, were all excellent. If you were unable to attend, you still have the remainder of the week to take advantage of our parts discounts through Friday, including up to 20% off of parts, DEF as low as $1.39 / gal, and 120 days no interest / no payments. Call our parts department at 574-223-2714 for more information on any of these great parts opportunities still available.

We appreciate everyone for coming out to the event who was able to make it, and look forward to having another great year of serving our customers.

Kinze Clinic Success!!

On Friday January 30th, New Holland Logansport hosted their annual Kinze Customer Clinic.  This was an event that focused primarily on service and features of past and present models of Kinze planters.  The event was led by Kinze representative, Jim McGee.  Some highlights of the meeting included:

·         Communicating the features of Kinze planters and proper adjustments
·         Understanding the maintenance needs and wear
·         Agronomic concerns
·         Metering
·         Technology
·         Hydraulic Weight Transfer
·         More innovative features and products to come

 As always, we had an excellent turnout for this two hour clinic.  In fact, we had a record crowd of over 90 customers this year!  We thank all who attended and applaud our Logansport team for putting together a successful event.  As always, we encourage our customers to contact us for any service , parts, or sales
needs.  The contact information for your nearest Kinze dealer (Rochester, Logansport, Greentown, Bluffton) is on our website:  www.nhlogan.com.  Our New Holland Tri County dealer in Bluffton, IN will be hosting their Kinze clinic on the morning of their Open House at 9:00 A.M. on 2/26/2015.



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