Seedling planter in rice transplanter

Application Number: 00104917
Application Date: 2000.03.30
Publication Number: 1279881
Publication Date: 2001.01.17
Priority Information: 1999/7/9 JP 195875/99; 1999/7/9 JP 195876/99; 1999/7/9 JP 195877/99
International: A01C11/02
Applicant(s) Name: Kubota Corp.
Inventor(s) Name: Makinogara Kunimitsu
Patent Agency Code: 72001
Patent Agent: zhang tianan
Abstract The present invention provides a seedling planting apparatus A for a rice transplanter, capable of dividing a seedling placement stand 22 at rational positions and reducing the dimension of the seedling placement stand in the width direction. A seedling placement stand 22 is constituted of main seedling placement stands 22M and separable seedling placement stands 22S and also the bindiny mechanism K and an auxiliary arm 77. The bindiny mechanism switchs between the connection and separation of the two seedling placement stand 22S, 22M. The auxiliary arm 77 is rotatable connected to the separable seedling placement stands 22S, the separable seedling placement stand 22S is guided and housed in a housing part P formed on the main seedling placement stand 22M.