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Bertolini 403 Rotary Cultivator with 60cm Tiller

£2,279.95inc vat £2,515.00

  • Availability: Special Order Item
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  • Manufacturer: Bertolini
  • Delivery Charge: Free To UK Mainland

The highest build quality is assured with this Italian workhorse, from the powerful Honda petrol engine to the handlebars mounted on vibration dampers. The Bertoli 403 rotary cultivator with 60cm tiller has fully adjustable controls and impressive power and handling specifications.

Optional Extras:

  • Bertolini 401/403 50cm Rotary Tiller Unit (69219004)
    A 50cm rotary tiller attachment designed for use with Bertolini's 401 and 403 two-wheeled tractor units. Features sixteen blades for effective tilling of all kinds of soil and can be quickly modified for a working width of either 50cm or 35cm.
    £499.00 £449.95
  • Bertolini 401/403 80cm Front Brush Attachment (L0070000)
    An 80cm brush attachment designed for use with Bertolini's 401 and 401 two-wheeled tractors, perfect for the removal of dirt, debris, fresh snow or leaves from courtyards, driveways and public areas. Easily attached thanks to a QuickFit coupling system.
    £1,235.00 £1,114.95
  • Bertolini 401/403 Plough Attachment (L0100000)
    This high quality attachment is easy to install and perfect for deeper tilling of soil, bringing compacted material to the surface and preparing land; requires use of the adjustable tool holder (L0103400) and towing hitch (L0060900) accessories.
    £145.00 £129.95
  • Bertolini 401/403 Tool Holder (L0103400)
    Easy to install and compatible with Bertolini's 401 and 403 two-wheeled tractors, this adjustable tool holder provides a quick and simple method of of adjusting ploughs and furrowing tools. Bertolini tool holders are required for use of the single share plough attachment.
    £105.00 £94.95
  • Bertolini 401/403 Towing Hitch (L0060900)
    Supplied with all necessary fittings, this towing hitch screws in place for the quick attachment of ploughs, furrows, trailers and other tow-behind accessories. Bertolini towing hitches are compatible with Bertolini two-wheel tractor units and most Bertolini accessories.
    £49.00 £44.95
  • Bertolini 401/403 80cm Front Snow Blade Attachment (69209063)
    A sturdy front-mounted shovel attachment designed to convert Bertolini's two-wheeled tractors for removal and transportation of snow, gravel and earth. Easy to fit thanks to a clever quick coupling system.
    £385.00 £349.95

Product Description

Bertolini describes the 403 semi-professional rotary cultivator as a “reliable workmate for tackling everyday jobs”. But what does one look for in a reliable workmate? How about practicality, industry, dependability, stamina and a willingness to lend large sums of money without interest? Well the 403 has the first four of these qualities in abundance, and since it has been built to last a lifetime you will definitely get your money’s worth out of this fine piece of kit (even if it won’t be able to loan you any cash at short notice).

Powered by a hardworking, hi-tech 196cc Honda GX200 four-stroke petrol engine designed for high output performance and optimal fuel efficiency, the 403’s traditional recoil starter and automatic mechanical de-compression system work together to make starting consistently hassle-free. This powerful engine is complemented by the inclusion of a four-speed gearbox with two forward and two reverse gears, thus ensuring complete control and optimal performance regardless of the job at hand (when preparing soil, for example, a slower speed allows the tiller to properly incorporate the sod or cover crop present without overworking the soil).

This particular model is supplied as standard with a 60cm tiller attachment, with individually removable rotary blades and an adjustable rotor control allowing you to adjust the working width/height to suit the soil conditions underfoot. This in itself makes the 403 impressively versatile, but with a wide range of optional accessories also available (including a brush attachment, a plough and a snow blade) there are any number of tasks for which you can equip the 403 to ensure super year-round practicality. Furthermore, with a clever QuickFit system in place you can rest assured of supreme convenience when switching between accessories.

The 403 also boasts cleverly designed height- and width-adjustable handlebars which offer easy access to all controls (including the power take-off lever) and can be reversed 180° to accommodate the currently attached accessory. Additional user-friendly features include a vibration-dampening system for added comfort during operation, large high-grip wheels for all terrain performance and even wheel track adjustment for extra stability in hilly areas, so the most demanding tasks will be much easier with this superb machine at your fingertips. Moreover, with a cast iron engine cylinder, oil-immersed gears and a protective engine cowling all ensuring outstanding durability, Bertolini’s 403 is capable of offering many, many years of brilliantly dependable service.

Learn more about these fantastic machines in our free guide introducing the Bertolini 2-wheel tractor range.

Product Features

• Powered by a hardworking 196cc Honda GX200 four-stroke petrol engine, designed for high output performance and optimal fuel efficiency

• Also featuring a four-speed gearbox with two forward and two reverse gears, ensuring complete control and optimal performance regardless of the job at hand

• Supplied as standard with a 60cm tiller attachment, with an adjustable rotor control offering a selection of three different working depths

• Height- and width-adjustable handlebars can be reversed 180° depending on the currently attached accessory and feature a clever vibration-dampening system

• Additional user-friendly features include a QuickFit coupling system, power take-off controls on the handlebar and wheel track adjustment for extra stability in hilly areas

• Built to last with a cast iron engine cylinder, oil-immersed gears and a protective engine cowling all ensuring outstanding durability and a long and reliable service life

• Compatible with a range of optional accessories (available separately) for incredible year-round versatility, including a brush attachment, a plough and a snow blade

Technical Specifications

Engine/motor:160cc Honda GX160
Power source:Unleaded petrol
Starting system:Recoil 
Transmission:Gears in oil bath
Gears: 2 forward /2 reverse
Tine configuration:Rear-tine 
Working width:60cm (adjustable 50cm/35 cm) 
Working depth:N/a 
Handlebars:Reversible 
Weight: 90kg 
Warranty: 1 year domestic
Weight90 kg
About Bertolini
Bertolini was founded in 1953, at first producing pumps for the agricultural industry, and a year later expanded their range to include a mower, the Bertolini BFR 54. With their reputation for quality firmly established Bertolini went on to produce a range of cultivators and tillers that became the standard tool for the market gardeners and vineyard owners of the Mediterranean hillsides, favoured due to their outstanding durability in the hot and dusty conditions. Bertolini wheel tractor units gained a reputation as flexible and easy to use on rough terrain.

These cultivators became indispensable tools. It wasn't long before customers were asking for bespoke machinery to suit their particular horticultural needs, a demand that Bertolini were happy to answer until it became economically impossible to continue as manufacturing costs began to soar. More recently, the Emak Group acquired the Bertolini brand and since November 2008 awareness of the large range of tillers, cultivators, scythe cutter bar mowers, flail mowers and transporters has increased dramatically with the demand for their two-wheeled tractor units growing at-a-pace. The range of products available in the U.K. is still slightly limited, but with a rapid increase of interest in their excellent equipment, the Bertolini range of horticultural machinery is here to stay.

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