Combine cab survey: How’s your office?

Could a combine operator do more than just … operate? A subsection of the German-based Cab 4.0 project aims to find out

by Hubert Wilmer

12 Oct 2021

Modern combines don’t stint on ways to take load off the driver — push button set-up, forward speed control, autosteer and the rest. So, if the crop, conditions and field size allow, overlapping automations could free up the operator while the combine looks after the shop. Of course, one eye still has to be kept on the work, but the load is less.