FJD Autosteer: Cheap as Chinese chips

A complete RTK steering system for under £4,000? Some mistake, surely. But this is not 1st April or Black Friday, and it’s not a cobbled-together DIY kit…

by Wilfried Holtmann and Andrew Pearce

11 Jan 2022

Chinese companies have a habit of checking out existing products in mature markets, developing their versions and then undercutting existing players on price. And it looks like that’s what Shenzhen-based FJDynamics has done with its autosteer system for tractors and self-propelleds. The company looks to be going places, too — since delivering its first autosteer in 2019, an autonomous tractor and 3D guidance for excavators have arrived.