CH540C

Manufacturer AGCO
Make Challenger
Industry Agriculture
Category Combines & Headers
Subcategory Combines
Class VIII+
GENERAL
Threshing & Separating Design System Axial Rotary
Location of Assembly Hesston, KS
FEEDING SYSTEM
Feederhouse
Width (in) 55.1
Lateral Tilt Standard
Tilt Adjustment N/A
Variable Speed Feederhouse Drive Standard on corn/soybean machines
Reverser, std Elect Hyd
Stone Protection
Standard Manual Sump
Optional N/A
THRESHING & SEPARATING
Design
System Rotary
Cylinders or Rotors
Bars, Type Segmented Element
Diameter (in) 31.5
Length (in) 140
Degree of Separation N/A
Rotor Drive
Drive Mechanical
Rotor Or Cylinder Speed Range
Concave
Type 6 Split Section, 24 Bar
Adjustment Yes
CLEANING SYSTEM
Cleaning Shoe
Precleaner area (in2) 1204
Total area (in2) 9455
Cleaning Fan
Type Turbine Transverse Fan
Volume Control Cab/Adj
Speed rpm Choke below 916-1366
Diameter (in) 13
GRAIN HANDLING
Grain Bin (ASAE Standards)
Capacity, Standard (bu) 350
Capacity, Optional (bu) DNA
Unloading Auger (Standard)
Style Grain Cart
Diameter (in) 14
Average Unload Rates (bu/sec) 4
Reach – Center of Machine to End of Tube, Std (in) 292.6
Reach – Center of Machine to End of Tube, Opt (in) 328
CROP RESIDUE
Chopper MAV
Discharge Impeller DNA
Straw Spreader Dual Disc
Hydraulic Chaff Spreader Optional
POWER SYSTEM
Engine
Engine AGCO Power,
Model 98 ATI
Number of Cylinders 7
Horsepower @ Rated RPM (hp) 370
Horsepower, Maximum (hp) 426
Boost Power (hp) 56
Displacement (cu3) 598
Fuel Tank
Capacity (gal) 230
DIMENSIONS & WEIGHTS
Weight
Base Weight with Tires (lb) 38693
Reference Tires
Drive – base
Steering – base
Height (Reference Tires)
Bin Ext Down, Standard (in) 147
Wheelbase
Wheelbase (in) 146