Portable Electric Crop Cutter Machine

Srikant Tripathi*, Vasudev Sharma**, Vishal Paliwal***, Sandhya Srivastava****
*-**** Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Shri Ramswaroop Memorial College of Engineering & Management, Lucknow, India.
Periodicity:January - March'2022

Abstract

This work is about a portable electric crop cutter machine that is made up of a very straightforward mechanism at a very low cost. Harvesting of the crop is one of the essential operations which call for a widespread quantity of labor. The availability and value of labor at some stage in the harvesting season are a severe problem. India is agriculture primarily based country that takes numerous sorts of crops. Nowadays diverse agricultural machines are accessible which are very expensive due to the current, it is not appropriate for poor farmers. To conquer the drawbacks of existing versions like pollution due to the fuel or gasoline and the fuel cost. The use of mechanical harvesting drives has been inflated in recent years. Farmers use reapers to harvest their crops however this means that especially combine; these are exorbitant making them unaffordable to most small-scale farmers. Now we introduced the solar-powered harvesting drive which is a two-wheel-drive the system used batteries to power the harvesting blades' motors and the solar panels are used to charge the batteries, batteries can also be charged from the home supply through the rectifier. This drive targets smallscale farmers who have an expanse of farm area of fewer than 5 acres. This solar-based machine will be beneficial for them. To cut back the expenses of farmers, these designs facilitate the farmer to reduce the production cost or assembly value and overcome the dependency on petroleum product.

Keywords

Crop Cutting, Harvesting, Reaper, Solar, Rotary Motion, Fabrication.

How to Cite this Article?

Tripathi, S., Sharma, V., Paliwal, V., and Srivastava, S. (2022). Portable Electric Crop Cutter Machine. i-manager’s Journal on Electrical Engineering, 15(3), 53-58.

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