HD50 Swingover Parlour

Key Features and Benefits:

  • Efficient and productive batch milking system
  • Cost effective swingover efficiency
  • High throughput
  • Efficient labour usage
  • Modular and future proof
  • Good cluster position
  • CIP cleaning
  • Different levels of automation available
  • UK designed and manufactured
  • Customisable

Stallwork Features:

  • 1700mm wide milking pit.
  • Central box unit which the milk line, pulsation line and clean air line all mount onto the central box unit, keeping the parlour lines smooth and uncluttered. The central box unit completely covers the wiring and some milk meter electronics, keeping the equipment much cleaner and neater
  • 50 degree tubular heavy duty stall work includes staggered or straight rump rails including a secondary anti-kick rail underneath for operator protection
  • Both are 60mm diameter tube, 3mm wall thickness, hot dipped galvanised steel
  • The cows are located at 760mm centres
  • Wall-mounted galvanised steel mangers manufactured from 3mm thick, heavy duty galvanised steel manger pan / trough
  • Tubular steel stall division to give good cow positioning and aid loading and unloading
  • High quality, engineered solution designed and manufactured in the UK
  • The heavy duty galvanised entry and exit gates are all compressed air operated
  • Stainless steel swingover arms to support milk and pulse tubes

Milk and Wash Line Features:

  • 316-grade stainless steel high level milk line
  • 2.5″, 3 or 4 inch milk line
  • Tri-clover connection fittings
  • Option of silicone milk tube and PVC pulse tubes or rubber milk and pulse tubes
  • 316-grade stainless steel wash line and milk delivery line
  • Compressed air purge of milk delivery line
  • Low level pit wall mounted clean in place (CIP) jetters
  • 3 or 4 inch vacuum line in white PVC
  • Option of clean air line in white PVC

Vacuum Line Features

  • 3 or 4 inch looped vacuum line in white PVC ensuring good vacuum reserve and stability
  • Option of clean air line in white PVC

Cluster Features:

  • Stainless top and plastic bottom (manual shut-off) or stainless steel top and bottom claw piece (automatic shut-off)
  • 400ml claw capacity
  • No turbulence, or milk accumulation
  • Excellent vacuum stability
  • Promotes good udder health

Unique Entry Gate:

  • Unique entry gate design
  • Pushes last cow in side round and into the correct position for attaching cluster

Automation Options:

  • Stainless steel ACR swingarm coming in standard or lift-to-start options
  • Swing-to-start for swingover parlours – automatically starts milking and also tells system which side of the parlour the cluster is being milked on
  • Automatic cluster removal
  • Milk meters
  • In parlour feeding
  • Parlour automatic identification
  • Backflush
  • Up to 5-Way drafting
  • Out of parlour feeding
  • Variable speed milk pump(s) for 1 and 3 phase electricity supplies
  • Herd management software
  • Automatic plant washer
  • Variable speed vacuum pump(s) for 1 and 3 phase electricity supplies
  • Vane vacuum pump or lobe vacuum pump options