Duplex Scythe Cutter Bar

  • Regular price List Price ex VAT: £1,335.00
  • Regular price Price inc VAT: £1,335.00



The double reciprocating scythe will quickly cut vegetation of any height or density up to 2½cm (1”) thick and ideal for managing large areas of wildflower meadows and grasses for haymaking.


The anti-clog serrated blades will cut through vegetation up to 1” diameter, including brambles and even first year saplings. The duplex scythe excels at cutting tall grass and wildflowers.

The duplex scythe cutter bar comprises two blades which both move from side to side, in opposite directions. This helps to reduce vibration and enables the scythe to cut faster than the standard scythe.

The duplex cutter bar has self adjusting spring-loaded tensioners which means less adjustment and maintenance than with the standard scythe, and riveted guards on the lower teeth that stop vegetation clogging the cutter bar.

The scythe makes a single scissor-like cut at the base of the vegetation, leaving the material whole. This is what makes the scythe the best tool for cutting long grass for haymaking and for cutting wildflowers.

Because the cutter bar is located out at the front of the machine it can get into areas that other mowers can’t, such as under fences, round the base of trees, at the edge of water, and so on.

They are also very economical to run as the power unit should never be on more than one-quarter throttle so fuel consumption is very low.

BCS Duplex Scythe Cutter Bar - Anti Clog Blade

BCS Duplex Scythe Cutter Bar - Two Reciprocating Blades
BCS Duplex Scythe Cutter Bar - Spring Loaded Tensioners
BCS Duplex Scythe Cutter Bar - Anti Wheel Wrap Cover

Duplex Scythe Cutter Bar
Cutting Width 120cm (47") 150cm (59")
Cutting Height 2cm (¾") to 8cm (3¼") 
No of Blades 15
Drive Movement Oil bath
Recommended Working Speed 1.0 to 4.0 km/hr
PTO Rotation Clockwise
RPM PTO Unit 825 / 990
Dimensions (L W H) 54 x 120 x 43cm 54 x 150 x 43cm
Weight 44kg 50kg

 

Which power units will the duplex scythe cutter bar fit to?

120cm (47") 150cm (59")
BCS 710
BCS 728
BCS 738
BCS 740
BCS 750
BCS 615L
BCS 615SL *
BCS 630
BCS 630WS
BCS 630WSB
BCS 660

 *Not GP160 engine model.

120cm (47") 150cm (59")
CAMON C8
CAMON C10
CAMON C13
CAMON C15

 

What are the minimum power unit requirements?

8.4hp petrol or 6.1hp diesel engine.

Three working speeds.

Locking differential.

4.00 x 10 agricultural wheels.

 

Are any couplers or toolbars needed?

If the power unit has the Implement Quick Coupling fitted then an Additional Coupler will be required.

Please note: The BCS 660 and 750 power units, and the CAMON C15, have their own specific coupler.

 

Is there anything else required?

If the machine is being used on a slope then twin wheels or steel bank wheels may be beneficial for improved traction and stability.

Parts Diagrams

pdf BCS Duplex Scythe Cutter Bar

Operating Manuals

pdf Operating BCS Duplex Scythe Cutter Bar - COMING SOON