RC5515 Rotary Cutters

RC5515 Rotary Cutters (DISCONTINUED)

RC5515 Rotary Cutters

Available Models

RC5515, RCM5515

Description

The heavy-duty RC5515 & RCM5515 Commander Series Rotary Cutters provide excellent cutting performance on gently sloping or slightly contoured rights-of way, roadsides, pastures, set-aside-acres, or residue in row crop fields. The 15’ cutting width, 2" to 14" cutting height and ability to cut weeds and brush make them well suited for these applications. All listed models offer pull-type, self-leveling clevis hitches for attachment to 50-250 HP tractors. Both models offer various safety guard selections, making them an excellent choice for state and municipal mowing applications.

Download Features and Benefits

Download features and benefits of this product here:  318-721f.pdf

Download Specifications

Download the Product Specifications here:  318-721s.pdf

Operator's Manual

Download a PDF of the Operator's Manual here:  318-721m.pdf

Parts Manual

Download the Parts Manual here:  318-721p.pdf

Download Accessory Manuals

The following accessory manuals are available for download:

Warranty

Overall Unit and Driveline: One year Parts and Labor
Gearbox: 5 years on Parts and Labor; 6th & 7th Year Parts Only
Hydraulic Cylinders: One year Parts and Labor; Hoses and seals are considered wear items.
Blades, tires and driveline friction discs: Considered wear items

See complete Warranty Statement below.

Download Complete Warranty

Download the full Product Warranty here:  318-721w.pdf

Frequently Asked Questions About This Product

Pre-Adjustments & Cut Quality Check List
Answer

Before contacting Customer Service on any pre-adjustments or cut quality issues, please be sure to have the following information on hand:

  • Is the unit 540 or 1000 RPM?
  • Is the front driveline correct (540 or 1000 RPM to match the unit)?
  • Is the tractor PTO running 540 RPM or 1000 RPM (check with tachometer)?
  • Check all ratios on the splitter and all three deck boxes.
  • Check the gearbox to make sure the box is turning in the right direction.
  • Check all blades to make sure they are correct (CW vs. CCW) and correct number.
  • Are the front skid shoes on or off?
  • Are the front chain guards on? Are they rubber, chain or double chain?
  • Are the rear chain guards on? Are they rubber, chain or double chain?
  • Is the unit level front to rear? (It should be 3/4" to 1" down in the front.)
  • Does the unit have deck rings?
  • Does the unit have a baffle kit?
  • What is the cutting height?
  • What is your ground speed when cutting?
  • What is your tractor horsepower, model and tire size?

Product Literature

Download product literature here:  lit_rc5515.pdf