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LANE SHARK rotary cutter

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HYDRAULICS

The Lane Shark is a rotary cutter designed to clear overgrown roadways, for light land management, and property maintenance. The rotary cutter Easily cuts up to 2-3” diameter limbs, brush, saplings, and underbrush. The Lane Shark has 11 positions that allow it to cut vertically, offset, directly in front (level), or 25°, 35°, & 45° in the vertical and offset positions.

TWO MODELS - LS-2 and LS-3

LANESHARK LS-2 DETAILS:

  • The Lane Shark LS-2 is a light duty rotary cutter designed to clear overgrown roadways, for light land management, and property maintenance.
  • Easily cuts up to 2-3” diameter limbs, brush, saplings, and underbrush. The Lane Shark has 11 positions that allow it to cut vertically, offset, directly in front (level), or 25°, 35°, & 45° in the vertical and offset positions
  • The Lane Shark LS-2 attaches to the front of any FEL tractor with a SSQA or JD Hook & Pin-Style attachment system. There are adapters available to fit most other applications sold separately.
  • The Lane Shark LS-2 weighs just under 450 lbs.
  • In order for the Lane Shark brush cutter to operate to full potential, the tractor must have a hydraulic flow rate of at least 8.5 GPM, optimal flow is 10 GPM. Hydraulics are linear, 10 GPM equals 100% of the optimal flow, 8.5 GPM equals 85% of the optimal flow and so on.
  • To run the Lane Shark, you must have rear remotes or third function. ONLY Pressure comes from the remote, and return must be to the sump. (CANNOT RETURN THROUGH AUXILIARY HYDRAULICS)
  • When purchasing the Lane Shark brush cutter, you will receive a unit equipped with #10 ORB (O-ring Boss) inlets. When using ORB, a minimum inside diameter of 1/2” is required.
  • NOT COMPATIBLE WITH DIVERTER VALVES
  • NOT COMPATIBLE WITH SKID STEERS
  • **Some tractors may require a high capacity motor. If your tractor meets the specifications for an LS-2, but has a hydraulic flow rate between 15-20 gpm, you will need a high capacity LS-2

LANESHARK LS-3 DETAILS:

  • The Lane Shark LS-3 is a light duty rotary cutter designed to clear overgrown roadways, for light land management, and property maintenance.
  • Easily cuts up to 2-3” diameter limbs, brush, saplings, and underbrush. The Lane Shark has 11 positions that allow it to cut vertically, offset, directly in front (level), or 25°, 35°, & 45° in the vertical and offset positions.
  • The Lane Shark LS-3 attaches to the front of any FEL tractor with a SSQA or JD Hook & Pin-Style attachment system. There are adapters available to fit most other applications sold separately.
  • The Lane Shark LS-3 weighs just under 320 lbs.
  • In order for the Lane Shark LS-3 brush cutter to operate to full potential, the tractor must have a hydraulic flow rate of at least 5 GPM.
  • To run the Lane Shark, you must have rear remotes or third function. ONLY pressure comes from the remote, and return must be to the sump. (CANNOT RETURN THROUGH AUXILIARY HYDRAULICS).
  • When purchasing the Lane Shark LS-3 brush cutter, you will receive a unit equipped with #8 ORB (O-ring Boss) inlets. When using ORB, a minimum inside diameter of 3/8” is required.
  • **Some tractors may require a high capacity motor. If your tractor meets the specifications for an LS-3, but has a hydraulic flow rate above 8.5 gpm, you will need a high capacity LS-3
  • NOT COMPATIBLE WITH DIVERTER VALVES
  • NOT COMPATIBLE WITH SKID STEERS

The LS2 is our original 4 foot model available with 2 motor sizes. Best for large to mid size tractors.

The LS3 is our 3 foot model available with 2 motor sizes. Best for compact to small tractors.

 MODELS LS-2 LS-3
HYD FLOW RATE: SMALL MOTOR N/A 5-8.5 GPM
HYD FLOW RATE: STANDARD MOTOR 8.5-15 GPM 8.5-15 GPM
HYD FLOW RATE: LARGE MOTOR 15-20 GPM N/A
WEIGHT 450 lbs 320 lbs
DIMENSIONS (LxWxH) 42"x48"x29" 34x34x29
CUT DIAMETER 44" 32"
CUTTING CAPACITY 2-3" 2-3"
CUTTING POSITIONS 11 11
DECK CONSTRUCTION 1/8" plate 1/8" plate
BLADES 2 2
LOADER COMPATIBILITY SSQA,JD HOOK & PIN, EURO SSQA,JD HOOK & PIN, EURO
MINIMUM TRACTOR WEIGHT 3000 LBS 2000 LBS
MINIMUM TRACTOR WIDTH 55" 55"
  • Lane Sharks include a 1 year limited warranty.
  • Engineered for lower #ow hydraulic systems than those on skid steers.
  • An affordable solution for cutting overgrown road sides and fence lines compared to the units used by many local municipalities.
  • The original residential/small farm unit available for cutting vertically. Ideal for maintaining roads, trails, plantations, hunting lanes, and more.
  • Easily cuts 2-3” saplings, underbrush, and limbs on road sides, fence lines, around ponds and in tight spots.
  • American made using American parts and labor.
  • John Deere 1 and 2 Series, Kubota B and LX Series not compatible.

Plumbing your Lane Shark is easier now than ever before with our C-Flow (Continuous Flow) Kits. The Lane Shark “C-Flow 3rd Function” is a full 3rd function kit with continuous #ow capability for operating the Lane Shark. This kit comes with all the accessories of a normal 3rd function along with the special return line (allowing for continuous hydraulic #ow), whips, and the Lane Shark Switch box. Everything you need is included except hand tools. The “C-Flow Kit” can be added to any already installed W.R. Long 3rd Function. This kit comes with the special return line and fittings, whips and the Lane Shark switch box.

C-FLOW 3RD FUNCTION

  • Pre-Assembled to include a WR LONG 3rd function and our proprietary continuous flow kit
  • Full WR Long Third Function and valve for continuous hydraulic flow
  • An affordable, fully custom solution for getting your tractor Lane Shark and grapple ready
  • Includes a WR Long Third Function, Lane Shark Continuous Flow Valve, Lane Shark switch box, prefabricated whips with quick connect fittings, and a bulkhead mount fully customized to fit your specific tractor make, model, and loader so you can exchange your attachments in one simple step
  • Easy install in less than 2 hours
  • American made using American parts and labor
  • Lane Shark C-Flow and WR Long third function valves include a 1 year limited warranty. Electrical components include a 90 day limited warranty. Hoses include a 30 day limited warranty.
  • Still unsure what kind of hydraulic kit you may need for your Lane Shark? Visit our FAQ Support Page or contact us to find the best solution to get you up and cutting
  • Compatible with a wide variety of tractor makes, models, and loaders. Please contact us or your local dealer to be paired with your exact, custom fitted kit

SWITCH KIT

  • Compatible only with Kubota L Series, MX Series, M Series, John Deere 3 Series and 5 Series
  • Designed for tractors with an existing third function of any brand to maximize efficiency and streamline your cutting experience
  • Functions by keeping your hydraulic line open for consistent pressure to your cutter. No more bungee cords for your third function lever!
  • Each Switch Kit includes your switch box, whips and fittings, and all necessary hoses and hardware to efficiently and safely plumb your Kubota L Series, MX Series, M Series, John Deere 3 Series or 5 Series
  • Still unsure what kind of hydraulic kit you may need for your Lane Shark? Visit our FAQ Support Page or contact us to find the best solution to get you up and cutting

C-FLOW KIT

  • Continuous flow kit for an existing WR LONG 3rd Function
  • Continuous flow valve allows for uninterrupted hydraulic flow to your existing WR Long Third Function
  • An affordable, fully custom solution for getting your tractor Lane Shark and grapple ready
  • Includes a Lane Shark Continuous Flow Valve, Lane Shark switch box, prefabricated whips with quick connect fittings, and a bulkhead mount fully customized to fit your specific tractor make, model, and loader so you can exchange your attachments in one simple step
  • Easy install in less than 2 hours
  • American made using American parts and labor
  • Lane Shark C-Flow and WR Long third function valves include a 1 year limited warranty. Electrical components include a 90 day limited warranty. Hoses include a 30 day limited warranty.
  • Still unsure what kind of hydraulic kit you may need for your Lane Shark? Visit our FAQ Support Page or contact us to find the best solution to get you up and cutting
  • Compatible with a wide variety of tractor makes, models, and loaders. Please contact us or your local dealer to be paired with your exact, custom fitted kit

Both kits include a Lane Shark switch box, prefabricated whips with quick connect fittings, and a bulkhead mount fully customized to #t your specific tractor make, model, and loader.

  • Lane Shark C-Flow and WR Long third function valves include a 1 year limited warranty. Electrical components include a 90 day limited warranty. Hoses include a 30 day limited warranty
  • Engineered for tractors with either an existing WR Long third function or in need of third function hydraulics for continuous flow functionality.
  • Designed specifically for WR Long third functions.
  • An affordable, fully custom solution for getting your tractor Lane Shark and grapple ready.
  • Each kit includes prefabricated whips with a bulkhead mount and quick connect fittings, so you can exchange your attachments in one simple step.
  • Easy install.
  • American made using American parts and labor.

C-FLOW COMPONENT Continuous flow valve and fitting that connects to your WR Long third function in order to allow for continuous hydraulic flow. This will come pre-installed on a WR Long third function valve, or ready for you to install on your pre-existing WR Long 3rd function. This can be customized to it MOST tractor makes, models, and loaders that can operate a Lane Shark cutter.

BULKHEAD MOUNT Mounts near the torque tube and comes with quick connect fittings to work in tandem with your Lane Shark to connect and disconnect hydraulic hoses with ease.

SWITCH BOX Lane Shark switch provides the operator with push button control of the Lane Shark without having to hold down any lever or button on your third function. Each switch is designed for simple installation, and in most cases utilizes the tractor’s seat safety switch to shut off hydraulic flow should the operator leave the seat.

WHIPS, CHECK VALVE, & QUICK CONNECT FITTINGS These hoses come with quick connect fittings and a check valve to maintain continuous hydraulic pressure.

COMPATIBILITY C-Flow Kits are strictly compatible with WR Long third function valves. If your tractor is equipped with a non WR Long third function, please contact us to discuss other options.

This is a very nice rotary cutter and is simple to use. Check out a few videos I linked.

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