Novel Propit S

Features and advantages of the Novel ProPit S and ProPit manufactured by Novelquip Forestry Pty (Ltd)


  • Average of 2500 pps (pits per shift) overall (including transport time), single head. Twin head average 4000pps.
  • Single-head up to 3500 pits per shift (burnt compartments). Twin-head up to 6000ppd.
  • Consistent pitting – all uniform in quality
  • Pit size 350mm across and 350mm deep with 400mm center
  • 3m between rows
  • Tungsten chip hard faced tines or agriculture reversible tines
  • Tungsten center auger
  • Excellent tilth
  • No side wall glazing
  • 3000Nm of torque through planetary gear system (strong & reliable)
  • Patented design
  • Depth sensing (log only completed pits)

(Best quality and highest productivity pits in the industry)


  • Most Agriculture tractors, BELL or Hintec  Loaders, TLB’s
  • Required output: 50KW
  • PTO Gearbox, hydraulic pump and oil tank or standard on-board system
  • Fuel consumption: dependent on carrier
  • Ground clearance: dependent on carrier


  • Standard PLC system
  • GPS module (GPS every standing position for pitting)
  • Very reliable and stable
  • Pit only recorded on completion – quality assurance
  • Graphs of shift progress
  • Direct e-mail to manager (designated mail address) and USB port for data download
  • Provide for three shifts per day
  • GPS data can be used to draw 3-D map of area


  • Use PTO system or on-board system
  • Requires 30lpm per head
  • Over size motor for reliability
  • Two-way shock-load protected

Multiple Uses

  • Tractor can be used for towing purposes and other carriers for original intent by removing heads unit.

Ergonomics and Safety

  • ROPS / FOPS dependent on carrier
  • Other characteristics dependent on Carrier.


  • The correct selection of carrier will enhance environmental friendliness.