Air Seeders - Australia 

8000 Series Air Seeders

The Bourgault Legacy in Air Seeder Tank Design Continues with the 8000 Series

The 8000 Series Air Seeder lineup offers a suite of premium features in a tank configuration that continues Bourgault’s legacy as the air seeder leader in the industry.  Available in Leading and Trailing models, the 8000 Series is a winning solution for the progressive Producer who does not require the immense volumes of the 9000 I Series Air Seeders.


The 8000 Series is available in 12,330L, 15,860L and 19,380L models, both in Trailing and Leading configurations.

Tank Splits
Bourgault 8550 Air Seeder 
8550 Trailing 19,380 (L)
5,810/3,880/3,880/5,810 (L) tank splits, plus 700ltr Saddle Tank option
Bourgault 9450 Air Seeder
8450 Trailing 15,860 (L)
4,760/3,170/3,170/4,760 (L) tank splits, plus 700ltr Saddle Tank option
Bourgault 8340 Trailing Air Seeder
8350 Trailing 12,330 (L)
4,930/2,470/4,930 (L) tank splits
Bourgault L8550 Air Seeder 
L8550 Leading 19,380 (L)
5,810/3,880/3,880/5,810 (L) tank splits, plus 700ltr Saddle Tank option
Bourgault L9950 Leading Air Seeder 
L8450 Leading 15,860 (L)
4,760/3,170/3,170/4,760 tank splits, plus 700ltr Saddle Tank option
Bourgault L9950 Leading Air Seeder 
L8350 Leading 12,330 (L)
4,930/2,470/4,930 (L) tank splits
  • The optional 700ltr Saddle Tank is designed for the seeding of bagged product.

Product Distribution
Efficiency and Convenience

Load/Unload Auger Options 
  • the 8550 and 8450 (Leading and Trailing) are available in either the 10" Standard or the 10" Deluxe Augers,
  • the 8350 (Leading and Trailing) is equipped with the Standard 8" Auger,
Additional Product Transfer Options (BagLift and FillChute options)
  • Bourgault is the first in the industry to provide the BagLift System for Operator safety and convenience,
  • Bourgault offers an optional FillChute for units equipped with the Saddle Tank.  The FillChute allows you to direct product from the load/unload auger into the Saddle Tank when filling from a grain truck or bulk bags

Apollo Systems
Advanced Air Seeder Control

X35 Apollo System - Achieve unprecedented control of up to 6 products, as well as advanced seeding operations:
  • Dual Auto Section Control,
  • Variable Rate Fertilizer Application,
  • PackMaster and LiftMaster, and,
  • Implement-to-Implement Communication
Realise full rate control capabilities, accurate data management and time saving applications, all on a large, full colour screen.

ISO Apollo System
  • operates in accordance with the ISO 11783 standard
  • calibrate and perform basic rate control functionality for up to 4 products with tractors equipped with universal terminals
(For tractors without universal terminals Bourgault offers the XD Apollo System which provides full ISO monitoring capabilities and basic control features.)


Tyre Options

  • The 8000 Series Air Seeders have a number of tyre options which ensure minimal compaction, even when full (see 8000 Series Air Seeder specifications for tyre options).    
Note: the 8000 Series Air Seeder is designed for controlled traffic with an optional 3 metre front axle on the trailing air seeders and high capacity rear single tyre options available on all models.

Additional Features
  • The EZ Air Seeder Hitch allows you to be "close enough" when pinning the air seeder to the seeding implement.
  • Optical Blockage Sensors are available as single run.
  • 8000 Series Air Seeders may be optionally equipped with a stand-alone camera system and a 7" (18 cm) LCD screen.  Each tank compartment is equipped with a separate camera to monitor product levels, and a rear view camera which allows you to watch for approaching vehicles when transporting from field to field.
    LED lights are located on both the outside and inside of the tank.  Adding lighting inside the tanks improves the overall image quality and provides vivid color, allowing product levels to be more easily distinguished in the tanks.  Retrofit kits are available through local Bourgault dealer locations.
    Up to 6 LED exterior tank lights allow for greater visibility when working at night.



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