April 11, 2023
STANHAY PRECISION VACUUM PLANTERS
Stanhay precision vacuum planters accurately plant all
vegetable and salad crop seeds to produce top quality, high
Seed costs remain one of the highest inputs to row crop
farming. Coated (pelleted) seed can be easily planted with
moderately priced belt planters, but less expensive raw seed
requires more sophisticated machinery for accurate planting.
Stanhay vacuum planters have the unique ability to plant both
coated and uncoated seed.
Growers know the ability to plant raw seed (especially odd-
shaped seed), and the accurate placement of individual seeds
are benefits that well justify their investment in the Stanhay
STANHAY SINGULAIRE S785 VACUUM PLANTER
The Stanhay S785 Vacuum Planter with Singulaire metering
units is very popular with large scale growers of vegetables and
salad crops, and is the premier model for planting multiple-line
crops like carrot, onion, and spinach. Eight row S785 planters
are common but practically any number of rows is possible.
STANHAY SINGULAIRE METERING UNIT
Stanhay's Singulaire metering system plants all vegetable and
salad crop seeds. Singulaire plants raw (uncoated) or coated
seed in 1, 2, 3, or 4 lines with unmatched precision.
STANHAY S785 METERING UNIT - HOW IT WORKS
Ideal for raw or coated seed, Stanhay vacuum planters plant almost all small vegetable seed at any spacing pattern.
Stanhay vacuum planter air system
Stanhay land wheel drive
STANHAY VACUUM PLANTER AIR SYSTEM
Stanhay's air system features an unusually quiet high volume
fan. Vacuum and pressure levels are simple to adjust and easy to
monitor via gauges inside the tractor cab.
STANHAY LAND WHEEL - CHAIN DRIVE
Stanhay's large diameter land wheels with deep lug tires provide
positive drive to the metering units.
Close ratio chain drive system gives full choice of up to 60 seed
spacings and comes in 2 sizes: standard and XL.
Easy seed spacing and height adjustment allows for planting on
flat or raised seedbeds up to 12-inches high.
Stanhay's S785 planter can be:
Video below shows instructions on planting with Singulaire planters. Note the video is about 15 minutes long. Spacing is featured at about 2 min
in, seed plates at about 6 min., singulators at about 7 min., and planting depth at about the 10 minute mark.