Tractors have many different uses as a farm machine that can be used both in agriculture as well as construction activities.
Tractors can also offer few advantages to small farms and for regular garden and lawn work for cultivators and farmers. Without using tractors, difficulty of all daily field-workers would gradually increase.
However, people who are connected with various farm work, the very word tracteur Kioti (English meaning is Kioti tractor) may offer other meanings which is associated with automobile business.
While buying tractors, following few factors need to be considered:
- Operation to be used
Decide the purpose of you buying a tractor and what kind of operation you would like to engage your tractor with.
Few of the operations can be as follows:
- Field mowing
- Material moving
- Garden tilling
- Snow removal
- Your budget
How much you can afford? Any tractor may cost you minimum price of $20,000 and depending upon various accessories that you choose it can also go further high.
- Tractor power needed
Tractor horse power is not often related to the size of the tractor. Even a small sized tractor can have very high horse power. For mowing lawns even, a 35 HP may be sufficient.
- Tractor weight
While talking about tractor weight, few manufacturers often give importance to weighted tractors but, weight has little impact so far as the quality of tractor is concerned.
- Tractor size
You may again prefer the size based on the application of your tractor and horse power requirements etc. You may choose your right tractor size carefully.
In case, you anticipate that you will need diverse functionality of your loader mounted to front of tractor then it will help to decide whether you will need 4-wheel drive or hydraulic capacity for you need.
- Minimum area to be used
Decide about the smallest area that you will have to navigate the tractor and you may have to rebuild little fences or move your building to get your machine.
- Do your need automatic transmission?
Decide whether you need automatic-like transmission, or you can manage with shifting and clutching.
- Airconditioning or heating requirement
Whether facility of air-conditioning or heating is needed for your tractor.
- Reputation of the manufacturer
It is essential to buy a tractor from a well-known brand.
- How is the service?
Check about the after-sales service of the company selling the tractor.
- What is resale value?
Also, check whether you can get a good resale value for that tractor that you have chosen.