Bush Hog®
BH500 Series Single Spindle Rotary Cutters

Extreme-Duty Brush Cutter

Thick pastures, gas and power line right of ways, roadsides, even small forests are no match for these authentic Bush Hog® built cutters. The Extreme-Duty BH516 Series Rotary Cutter is designed and built to take down virtually any unwanted vegetation. Whether you’re a professional cutting every day or a weekend warrior tackling tough jobs on the farm, these cutters will be with you every step of the way.

Place your mouse over the image to enlarge any portion of the product below.

NOTE: Unit(s) shown equipped with certain selections and options; please consult with your local Bush Hog dealer for all available configurations.

Features

Performance Features
  • Cutting Widths from 72" & 84"
  • Quick-Hitch Ready
  • 225HP Gearbox
  • Category 5 Drivelines with 4-plate Slip-Clutch
  • Taller Sidebands increase cutting efficiency
Construction Features
  • Smooth-Top 7 Gauge Deck
  • 1/2" Tubular-Style A-Frame Hitch
  • Extreme-Duty Reinforced Gearbox Stand
  • Deck Ring Standard
  • Hex Head Blade Bolts
  • 5" Blades
  • Tubular-Style Tailwheel Mount
  • 21" Laminated Tailwheel

Safety Features

  • Double Row Safety Chains Standard
  • PTO Shield

Specifications

MODELS BH516
Cutting Width (in) 72
Cutting Height (in) 2-12
Cutting Capacity (in) 5
Hitch Type Cat 2 or 3 Std & QH
Deck Thickness (ga) 7
Sidebands 13" x 1/4"
Driveline ASAE Cat 5
Driveline Protection 4-Plate Slip-Clutch
Gearbox Rating (PTO) 225
Tractor PTO Speed 540
Minimum Tractor HP 70
Blade Holder Round
Blades (in) 1/2 x 5 uplift
Blade Tip Speed (FPM) 13,436
Tires Single 21" Laminated
Safety Shielding Double Row Chains
Approximate Weight (lbs) 1775
Warranty 6 Year Gearbox Warranty and 1 Year Limited Machine Warranty

Literature & Manuals