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Flailbot Original

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The original Flailbot, designed for challenging terrains with the powerful industrial Perkins Diesel engine fitted as standard, providing the ultimate in power to weight performance in the remote controlled track bank mower market.

Covering challenging, steeply inclined terrain with a traditional man-on-board power mower puts a driver at risk. Remotely controlled wirelessly, Flailbot provides ultimate mowing capability whilst keeping the operator at a safe distance.

Key Features

  • Working with oil pressure ranges of 180 to 200 BAR
  • Working with oil flows between 45 to 110 L/min
  • Weight options from 310kg (683lbs) up to 640kg (1,411lbs)
  • Skids to protect head
  • Adjustable working height

Product Specifications

Standard = Standard   Optional = Optional   Not Available = Not Available / Not Applicable

Model Original (40hp)


Max Slope 55°
Transmission Hydrostatic
Speed 0-7 km/h
Weight – Fixed Profile 1200kg / 2,646 lbs
Weight – Extendable Profile 1280kg / 2,822 lbs


Brand / Make Perkins
Model 3 Cyclinders, Diesel
Engine Size 1.496 Litres / 91.3 in3
Power 30 kW / 40.8 Cv
Max Torque 112 Nm / 83 ft-lb@ 1800 rpm
Intake Turbocharged
Cooling Liquid
Air Filter Dry
Diesel Tank Capacity 22 Litres / 6 USG
Engine Oil Capacity 7 Litres / 2 USG

Electrical Circuit

Operating Voltage 12 Vcc
Alternator 65 Amp
Battery 60 Ah

Hydraulic System

Displacement Tandem piston pump with variable engine size and closed circuit
Displacement Capacity 65 Litres / 17 USG max @ 2750 rpm
Displacement Pressure 280 Bar max
Services Gear Pump
Services Capacity 13 Litres / 3 USG max @ 2750 rpm
Services Pressure 200 Bar max
Tool Closed Circuit Piston Pump
Tool Capacity 58 Litres / 15 USG max @ 2750 rpm
Tool Pressure 280 Bar max
Oil Tank Capacity 50 Litres / 13 USG
Operating Oil Quantity 60 Litres / 16 USG


Brand Scanreco
Frequency 434 Mhz
Range Signal 150m / 492′
Battery Rechargeable

Working Dimensions & Weights

Engine Size / Capacity: 40hp / 1.496 Litres / 91.3 in3
Flailibot with Oil and Fuel: 1280kg / 2,822lbs
1500 Flailhead: 225kg / 496lbs
Remote Control Distance up to: 150m / 492′
Working angle up to: 55°


  Metric Imperial
A 2740mm 107 ¾”
B 1250mm 49 ¼”
C 1550mm 61″
D 660mm 25 ¾”
E 310mm 12 ¼”
F 230mm 9″
G 35° 35°
H  45°  45°

  Metric Imperial
I 1390mm 54 ¾”
J 160mm 6 ¼”
K 160mm 6 ¼”
L 850mm 33 ½”
M 1490mm 58 ½”
N 1636mm 45 ½”

  Metric Imperial
O 250mm 10″
P 250mm 10″
Q 1810mm 71 ¾”

Our range of Accessories for the Flailbot Original

Forestry Head

Designed to cut thicker vegetation than the standard cutting head, with swinging hammers as standard and a fixed hammer rotor option.
Forestry Head

Front End Loader

Front end loader with parallel lift function as standard for ultimate bucket control. (NB. Bucket sold separately).
Front End Loader

Snow Blower

Hydraulic powered snow blower, fitted with a swivelling chute to blow snow, LH & RH and straight ahead.
Snow Blower

Stump Grinder

Powerful, yet compact designed stump grinder. For removal of tree stumps after cutting the tree down.
Stump Grinder


Powerful, yet compact designed stump grinder. For removal of tree stumps after cutting the tree down.


For cutting trenches in restricted areas, and on prestigious surfaces, cuts a small trench for pipes and cables to be laid.

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