Verti-Drain 7516

This 5 foot wide (1.50 meters) Verti-Drain is the smallest machine which can achieve a full 16 inch (400 millimeters) penetration and heave using 1 inch (24 millimeters) diameter tines. This universal Verti-Drain can easily be fitted with a variety of solid, hollow or needle tines for use on all areas of turf.

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FeatureBenefit
Unique Adjustable Parallelogram Forced HeaveShatters compaction in any ground conditions. Versatile with single-point adjustment for optimum results and hollow coring
3-Speed GearboxMatches your tractor’s ground speed exactly to achieve desired hole spacing. Creep speed tractor gear not essential
Sealed Bearings Not BushingsLong maintenance free life
Simple Tine DesignEasy to change and cheap to replace
Leaves Playing Surface UsableAeration can be carried out at any time without interruption to play
Model Verti-Drain 7516
Working width 64” (1.60 m)
Working depth Up to 16” (400 mm)
Tractor Speed @ 500 Rev’s at PTO
Spacing 2.5“ (65 mm)
Spacing 5” (130 mm)
Spacing 7.5“ (195 mm)

Up to 0.45 mph (0.70 kph)
Up to 0.90 mph (1.40 kph)
Up to 1.35 mph (2.10 kph)
PTO speed (Max) Up to 500 rpm
Weight 2,490 lbs (1,130 kg)
Hole Spacing Side-to-Side
5” (129 mm) with 1” (24 mm) holes
2.5” (65 mm) with 0.5” (12 mm) holes
Hole Spacing in Driving Direction 2” – 7.5” (50 mm – 195 mm)
Recommended Tractor Size
7516: 45hp with minimum lift capacity of 3,000 lbs (1,350kg)
7516H: 35 hp
Capacity (Max)
Spacing 2.5“ (65 mm)
Spacing 5” (130 mm)
Spacing 7.5“ (195 mm)
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Up to 12,589 sq. ft./h (1,170 sq. m./h)
Up to 25,178 sq. ft./h (2,340 sq. m./h)
Up to 37,768 sq. ft./h (3,510 sq. m./h)
Shipping Dimensions
71” x 40” x 60” (1.8 m x 1.0 m x 1.5 m)
Maximum Tine Size
Solid 1” x 16” (25 mm x 400 mm)
Hollow 1.25” x 12” (32 mm x 300 mm)
Slip Clutch Setting PTO Maximum 7,080 lb-in (800 Nm)
Three Point Linkage 3-point CAT 1
Transmission Oil Life time grease EP 00
Lubrication Grease EP 2
Standard Items
– Set solid tines to 0.75”x 12” (18 mm x 300 mm) with adapters
– Front and rear roller
– 3-shuttle gearbox

Tine Selections

The 7516 has 6 tine heads, each with four 12mm & two 24mm tine mounts, max. depth 16″

Part # Description Depth Total ID OD Wall Core Mount Qty.
SOLID TINES
311.112.2001/2 x 8 #8 10 na 12mm nana 12mm 24
311.118.200 3/4 8 8 10 na 18mm na na 18mm 12B
9990019 1/2 x 14 14 15-1/2 na 12mm na na 12mm24
2381837 1/2 x 10 # 10 12-1/2 na 12mm na na 12mm 24
2381841 3/4 x 10 10 12-3/4 na 18mm nana 18mm 12B
2381838 1/2 x 1212 14na 12mm na na 12mm24
2382638 3/4 x 12 # 12 14 na 18mm na na 18mm 12B
2382639 3/4 x 16 16 18 na 18mm na na 18mm 12B
2382640 1 x 16 16 18 na 24mm na na 24mm 12
311.112.150 1/2 x 6 6 8 na 12mm na na 12mm 24
311.108.1505/16 x 6 6 8 na 8mm na na 8mm 24M/48*
311.105.1253/16 x 5 5 5-3/4 na 5mm na na5mm 24N
9990056 5/16 x 7 7 9 na 8mm na na 8mm 24M/48*
9990059 5/16 x 10 10 11-1/2 na 8mm na na 8mm 24M/48*
CORING TINES
311.210.080 3/8 x 3-1/4 3-1/4 4-1/4 5/13/8 .045 1/4 8mm 24M/48*
311.210.1273/8 x 5 5 6 5/16 3/8 .047 1/4 8mm 24M/48*
9990022 5/8 x 7 7 8 1/2 5/8 .062 3/8 12mm 24
9990023 3/4 x 10 10 11-3/4 9/16 3/4 .094 7/16 18mm 12B
9990024 1 x 10 10 11-3/4 9/16 3/4 .094 7/16 18mm 12B
9990034 1-1/4 x 12 12 14-1/2 7/8 1-1/4 .156 3/4 24mm 12
9990040 3/4 x 10 10 11-1/2 9/16 3/4 .094 7/16 12mm 24
9990076 1 x 6 6 7 3/4 1 .125 5/8 12mm 24
999F003 13/16 x 6 6 7-3/8 9/16 13/16.105 1/2 12mm 24
999F005 5/8 x 6 6 7 1/2 5/8 .062 3/8 12mm 24
999F007 5/8 x 6 fixed shank 6 7 1/2 5/8 .062 3/8 12mm 24
ADAPTERS
314.208.043 M-8mm to 12mm na na 8mm 12mm na na na 24
314.205.043 N-5mm to 12mm na na 5mm 12mm na na na 24
2451800 B-3/4 to 1 # na na 18mm 24mmna na na 12
311.812.120X-1/2 Verti-Drill na na 1/2na na na 12mm 24
311.819.120 Y-3/4 Verti-Drill na na 3/4 na na na 18mm 12
VERTI-DRILLS
311.812.230 1/2 x 10 Drill 10 10.5 na 1/2 na na 12mm 24X
311.819.230 3/4 x 10 Drill 10 10.5 na 3/4 na na 18mm 12Y&B

Accessories

Part # DescriptionNotesQty.
9500100 Hydraulic Wheel KitConverts from 3-pt mount to trailed unit with hydraulic lift frame & tires 1
211.751.008 Turf Hold Down Kit Aligns with 12mm tineholder holes 1
211.751.006 Turf Hold Down Kit Aligns with 24mm tineholder holes 1
9500080Core CollectorPulls core to end of pass 1
211.731.010 Windrow Kit Funnels cores into a straight line behind machine 1
211.751.010 Pencil Tine Block Kit Holds eight 8mm shank tines per head 1 kit
211.752.004 Auxiliary Spring Kit Additional spring for added tension 6
468.102.230 Tine Head Reinforcing Plate Hardened plate bolts to bottom of tine head for additional strength6