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TurfTick® 1016 (rolls)

Basic machine

TurfTick®1016 is the entry-level model: very economical and fits almost any tractor. By its simplicity, this harvester ensures high production and positively contributes to the revenue of every starting and small turf grower.

TurfTick®1016 is the entry-level model: a highly economical machine that fits on almost every tractor. The TurfTick®1016 has been tried and tested around the world, and has been constantly developed and improved for more than 30 years. This turf-cutting machine ensures every turf grower can make a flying start. Its simplicity provides high production and contributes to the profitability of every start-up and smaller turf grower.

This sod harvester is unique and delivers top quality. The sod harvester offers a time-proven system with a long service life conveyor belt and many diverse options. The roll-up gears are maintenance-free and do not easily wear out. In addition, this machine is connected or disconnected from the tractor within minutes, thanks to the clip-on and clip-off concept. This is the ideal turf-cutting machine to start your business with, and it will help you harvest quality turf rolls every day.

Advantages TurfTick®1016

  • Unique floating cutting head design

  • Delivers top quality, high speed, and extremely low maintenance costs

  • Low noise and low vibration

  • Long service life of the conveyor belts

  • Fits almost every established tractor brand and model

Required tractor

  • 2- or 4-wheel drive

  • TurfTick®1016 fits on almost every regular tractor model. This enables the machine to be connected or disconnected from the tractor within minutes.

Contact us to check if your tractor is compatible with the TurfTick®1016.

Experiences with the TurfTick®1016

Van Vuuren’s entry-level model is considered the ideal starter’s sod harvester. This machine is affordable, uncomplicated, and very user-friendly. The TurfTick®1016 achieves top quality, and every turf grower can have this machine built according to their specifications. This machine is known for its user-friendliness. The stacking platform has no vibrations, which guarantees safety and comfort. Offering ideal working conditions for the operator.

Some turf growers have been working with our sod harvesters for more than 20 years and are very satisfied. Worldwide, both small and large turf growers use the TurfTick®1016. We can offer various optional features. Hence it can be built and delivered to suit every turf grower’s needs. We maintain close customer contact; many turf growers appreciate that about us. We place the customer first, and we believe that good customer contact is crucial. As a company, we want to grow together with the turf growers, work with them, and strive for the best results to harvest quality turf rolls. This is what we let our customers experience. Curious about more experiences with Van Vuuren’s turf-cutting machines?


Cutting width

16 inch (40cm), 18 (45cm) or 24 inch (60cm)

Cutting length

Adjustable from 45 to 100 inches (115cm to 254cm)


Up to 1000 m2 per hour

Width of the combination

Approximately 2.9 - 3.3 meters depending on the tractor and the tractor’s tires

Blade type

Traditional or new type (reversible) blade system with colter disks


Autopilot/autosteer, roof, front brush, and transverse conveyor

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