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I N F I E L DCONTRACTOR  M A I NTE NA NCE E-I M AG TURF  I NE D ■  PROPERTY EQUINE  ■  LANDSCAPE ■  RSPORTS

ALWAYS BE INNOVATING

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INNOVATIONS AT WORK

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OUR STORY

HOW TO GET IN TOUCH

For years, ABI Sports Turf has innovated the industry’s most useful and effective infield surface maintenance equipment. ABI’s unrelenting desire to “Always Be Innovating” and their strong belief that “Trust Is Earned” has produced revolutionary infield maintenance equipment with patented technology to advance the game.

We sell & ship directly to the people who use our products, which means we get to talk to lots and lots of customers and learn about what would make their work easier & lives better. We like that.

To us, a tool isn’t worth designing, building or selling unless it helps our customers get their work done better and easier, every day, for years to come.

OUR INNOVATIVE TOOLS ARE DESIGNED AND BUILT TO WORK FOR YOU, EVERY DAY. ABI sells and ships products directly to the end user, with no dealers or middle men to additionally markup prices or offer less-than-satisfactory service & product knowledge. We thoroughly enjoy working directly with our customers to help them research, select, purchase, and use our products. When you call, one of our well-trained product specialists—each with a wealth of product & industry knowledge—will be assigned to you. This lets us take the time to understand your specific needs and find the best tool for your job!

WE BELIEVE THAT TRUE CUSTOMER SERVICE BENEFITS ALL PARTIES’ LIVES, NOT JUST THE BOTTOM LINE. That’s why we stand behind our products with norisk trial periods, letting our customers make sure the tool will work like we say it does. That’s why we manufacture these products here in the United States. That’s why we use materials and manufacturing processes that create long-lasting tools. We build tools that can take a beating!

AT ABI®, WE BELIEVE THAT TRUST IS EARNED WHEN WE ACT WITH A HEART OF SERVICE, PROVIDE TRUE VALUE, AND SEEK TO IMPROVE LIVES.

Whatever questions you have we’re glad to answer! We’re always happy to talk over the phone, mail a DVD, exchange emails…or all of the above! And don’t think that you’ll get a robot because you’re calling a toll-free number. We’re all human on this end.

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(877) 788-7253 MON-THURS, 8AM-8PM EST; FRI 8AM-5PM

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THERE’S EVEN MORE ONLINE!

Since we don’t have a physical showroom, we loaded our website full of helpful information and videos. We’ve had nearly 2 million people watch our online videos, so we’re confident that they’re worth your time, too. You’ll find multiple videos about each product line, as well as more specifications and details about each product. You can also request a price quote or chat with one of our product specialists!

HERE’S WHERE YOU’LL FIND US ONLINE:

www.abiSPORTSTURF.com OUR YOUTUBE CHANNEL:

ABIchannel.com FIND US ON FACEBOOK: facebook.com/ABIsportsturf

Although every reasonable effort is made to ensure accuracy in this catalog, Absolute Innovations, Inc, (ABI) is not responsible for typographical or illustrative errors. Specifications and features are subject to change without notice. Actual products may differ slightly from images and may be shown withINFIELD optional equipment. RASCAL MVP SHOWN

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Infield maintenance equipment designed by industry experts

& BUILT AROUND PROVEN INNOVATIONS DURAEDGE PRODUCTS™ specializes in the

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production of top-quality engineered soil products for the athletic field and golf course industries. Using their Engineered Soil Technology (E.S.T.), they manufacture infield surface blends that are relied upon by many major league, minor league, and collegiate baseball facilities. ABI is honored to have received the full faith and endorsement of DuraEdge and renowned industry expert Grant McKnight for the entire ABI SPORTS TURF line of equipment.

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FOR RENOVATION WORK

FOR DAILY GROOMING

ABI’s patent-pending Profile Blade is an innovative component that lifts and decompacts from underneath the infield surface without having to re-grade. The profile blade can also remove lip and warning track vegetation without completely upending the surface profile, allowing for quick renovations!

ABI’s patent-pending VibraFlex Drag is a complete re-imagining of traditional grooming methods. Evenly staggered U-pins transfer vibration & flex from front to back, shattering the surface tension and allowing deeper moisture penetration. (SIDE VIEW)

(SIDE VIEW)

Our tools are built to last season after season,

DESIGNED TO EXCEL WHEN OTHER TOOLS FAIL,

and innovated to provide professional, reliable results!

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MAJOR-LEAGUE MAINTENANCE

FOR EVERY INFIELD

THE INFIELD RASCAL® LINE OF INFIELD GROOMERS feature rugged construction with innovative, finely-tuned craftsmanship that provide both the force for years of tough work AND the finesse for professional-level infield finishing. ▷ 3 Models  ▷ 9 Finishing Attachments  ▷ Dozens Of Configurations No matter the level of play, condition of the field, infield surface material, or moisture available, the Infield Rascal® has the technology to advance the game. They’re designed to dramatically cut maintenance time while improving the quality, longevity, and playability of your infield surface!

The Infield Rascal’s

EVERY-DAY DEPENDABILITY & RENOVATION CAPABILITY

make it the most versatile, capable infield tool on the market! (SHOWN WITH AVAILABLE OPTIONS THROUGHOUT CATALOG)

PATENTED WHEEL-LIFT SYSTEM Operated with a manual jack or electric actuator, this system raises

and lowers the wheels to serve three purposes. First, it lifts the tool for easy transport. Second, it controls the maximum depth of penetration into the infield surface. Third, it provides easy access to change underbelly components. On the Pro & MVP models, massive tires enable quick transport around

the facility, minimize side-to-side pitch, and prevent “sinking” into loosened material to ensure consistent grooming depth. U.S. PATENT #7,540,331

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Our DuraEdge-endorsed VIBRAFLEX TECHNOLOGYTM re-imagines and revolutionizes infield surface finishing, and comes standard on every Infield Rascal® and ABI Force® infield groomer! Evenly-staggered swappable U-pins shatter surface tension, allow better moisture absorption, and create an immaculate, true-playing finish. Two models provide the best solution for different infield formulations, uses, and levels of play: MODEL 5800- PROFESSIONAL Four staggered rows create 1/2’’ spacing with 1/8’’ or 1/4’’ U-shaped VibraFlex pins.

MODEL 3800- RECREATIONAL Four staggered rows create 3/4’’ spacing with 1/4’’ or 3/8’’ U-shaped VibraFlex pins. (PATENT PENDING)

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THE INFIELD RASCAL® MVP is a rugged baseball & softball infield

surface groomer that has the versatility to routinely groom major league infield surfaces, perform light infield renovations, and re-grade potholeriddled gravel parking lots with ease! On the field, the Infield Rascal® MVP features VibraFlex™ Technology for daily grooming and Profile Blade™ Technology for vegetation removal, light renovation and de-compaction work. Off the field, the Infield Rascal® MVP transforms into an aggressive ripping tool by swapping out the VibraFlex or Profile Blades for the included Ripper teeth. In this configuration, the ripper teeth and rear multi-function rake can completely re-grade nearly any gravel, small stone, or dirt surface! Add further efficiency & capability with the optional Electric Actuator. One tool truly does it all!

The Infield Rascal® MVP is unmatched in versatility

BOTH ON AND OFF THE FIELD! ▷ EVERY-DAY PROFESSIONAL INFIELD MAINTENANCE ▷ SEASONAL COMPACTION RELIEF & RENOVATION ▷ VEGETATION & LIP REMOVAL ▷ REFRESH & DE-COMPACT WARNING TRACKS ▷ RENOVATE GRAVEL LOTS AND UNPAVED TRAILS

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U.S. PATENT # 7,478,682 & 7,540,331

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QUICK-SWAP ATTACHMENTS FOR DAILY INFIELD GROOMING Our mid- and rear-mounted Quick-Swap attachments make it easier than ever to achieve just the right finish, no matter the infield surface condition. No tools required! For FREQUENT OR DAILY GROOMING, swap between 2 available VIBRAFLEX models with up to 3 pin sizes and 4 spacing options and then choose among four FINAL FINISHING ATTACHMENTS. All attachments may be manually raised out-of-play for easy transportation & storage!

▷THE RIGID DRAG MAT with leveling bar is an all-purpose attachment to   smooth and finish. ▷THE FINE FINISH BROOM creates the perfect finish in both high and low   moisture conditions on well-maintained surfaces. ▷ THE COCO MAT is an ideal solution to get wet fields ready for game time. ▷ THE EXTREME-DUTY FLEXIBLE MAT is designed to quickly break-down   small clay clods and reset a surface that is infrequently maintained or   after light renovation work.

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SAFELY RENOVATE & DE-COMPACT

HARD & SEALED-OFF SURFACES ABI’S PROFILE BLADE is the only

renovation tool that can relieve compaction from the underside of an infield surface, without completely upending the surface profile...

...RESETTING AND DE-COMPACTING an

infield for a faster-draining, fairerplaying surface with minimal labor and a beautiful finish!

INFIELD SURFACE RENOVATION WITH

PROFILE BLADETM TECHNOLOGY Used occasionally at depths from ½’’ up to 3 inches, the Infield Rascal MVP’s Profile Blade safely renovates and de-compacts sealed-off infield surfaces, yielding a refreshed infield surface that drains quickly and plays consistently! The Profile Blade also excels at removing lip buildup, weeds, and creeping grass from infields and warning tracks.

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THE TEETH FOR TOUGH

OFF-THE-FIELD WORK!

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A TRUE UTILITY TOOL FOR GROUNDSKEEPERS, the Infield Rascal®

MVP combines its loosening teeth, a landscape rake, and rear grading blade into a one-tool-does-it-all solution for maintaining parking lots, unpaved trails, and more! The MVP is capable of breaking up hardpan, removing potholes from gravel surfaces, and even repairing large-scale washouts! With the Rascal’s aggressive adjustable loosening teeth, heavy unit weight and carrying rack, this tool can bite through nearly any tough off-the-field work!

U.S. PATENT # 7,478,682 & 7,540,331

CHASSIS FEATURES GROUND CONTACT ADJUSTMENTS are made with

OPTIONAL ELECTRIC ACTUATOR enables

the top turn-knuckle, which controls the groundengaging components’ angle of contact. This adjustment allows the operator to position the VibraFlex drag, Profile Blades, and ripper teeth for proper operation, and adjust for varying hitch heights.

easy control of the wheel-lift system from the tow vehicle! Perfect for on-the-fly adjustments and renovation work.

THE PATENTED WHEEL-LIFT SYSTEM is the critical design component of the Infield Rascal® that enables the VibraFlex drag and Profile Blades to properly function. Without a Wheel-Lift System, a pull-behind implement is uncontrollable! Using this system with a manual crank or electric actuator, any user can control grooming depth, transport the unit, and swap underbelly components!

A 3’’ WELDED TUBE STEEL FRAME lies at the core of the Infield Rascal® MVP. The frame is fully welded, except at pivoting joints, for rugged and long-lasting service life. This is truly a commercial-grade tool, built to take the abuse of constant use!

LARGE STABILIZING & TRANSPORT WHEELS THE MULTI-FUNCTION RAKE made from ½-inch-thick hardened-steel can be manually pitched to quickly finish renovation work by breaking up infield mix clods, smoothing out gravel, pulling material into low spots, pulling vegetation debris into piles, & more! Off of the field, it excels in maintaining gravel lots and more!

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stabilize the unit for precise infield grooming. The 16.5’’x 8’’ tires enable the Rascal to “float” on loose or wet material, gauge the depth of grooming, and allow easy transportation. These are high quality wheels with replaceable hubs, spindles, and bearings for long service life.

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BUILT FOR PROFESSIONAL-LEVEL

DAILY INFIELD MAINTENANCE THE INFIELD RASCAL® PRO is the ultimate infield surfaces

groomer, producing amazing results for daily grooming and light renovation work. The Infield Rascal® Pro features ABI’s VibraFlex™ Technology for daily grooming and Profile Blade™ Technology for vegetation removal, light renovation and de-compaction work. The patented Wheel-Lift System with huge stabilizing wheels enable easy transport and complete control over grooming depth and aggressiveness. This system may even be controlled from the seat of the tow vehicle with the optional Electric Actuator. The Infield Rascal Pro is a professional-level groomer for any infield!

U.S. PATENT #7,540,331

CHASSIS FEATURES GROUND CONTACT ADJUSTMENTS are made with the top turn-knuckle, which controls the ground-engaging components’ angle of ground contact. This adjustment allows the operator to position the VibraFlex drag, Profile Blades, and ripper teeth for proper operation, and adjust for varying hitch heights of tow vehicles.

A 2.5’’ WELDED TUBE-STEEL FRAME is the core of the Infield Rascal® Pro. The frame is fully welded (except at pivoting joints) for rugged and long-lasting service life. This is truly a commercial-grade piece of equipment built to take the abuse of hours of daily use.

THE PATENTED WHEEL-LIFT SYSTEM is the critical design component of the Infield Rascal® that enables the VibraFlex drag and Profile Blades to properly function. Without a Wheel-Lift System, a pull-behind implement is uncontrollable! Utilizing this system with a manual crank or electric actuator, any user can easily control grooming depth, transport the unit, and swap underbelly grooming components!

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LARGE STABILIZING & TRANSPORT WHEELS stabilize the unit for precise infield grooming. The 16.5’’x 8’’ tires enable the Rascal to “float” on loose or wet material, gauge the depth of grooming, and allow easy transportation. These are high-quality wheels with replaceable hubs, spindles, and bearings for long service life.

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OPTIONAL ELECTRIC ACTUATOR Enables easy control of the wheel lift system from the seat of the tow vehicle! A perfect choice for on-the-fly adjustments and renovation work. (shown)


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SEASONAL RENOVATION

BEYOND DAILY MAINTENANCE, the Infield Rascal® Pro excels at

maintaining & renovating warning tracks, bullpen areas, and more! The patent-pending VibraFlex drag refreshes warning track mix, and Profile Blades are the most innovative, quick, and non-destructive way to occasionally renovate your infield and warning track, remove vegetation, and eliminate “lip-creep”!

INFIELD SURFACE RENOVATION WITH

PROFILE BLADE TM TECHNOLOGY Used occasionally at depths from ½’’ up to 3 inches, the Infield Rascal Pro’s profile blade yields unparalleled de-compaction results and an infield that drains quickly and plays consistently! The profile blade also excels at removing lip buildup, weeds, and creeping grass from infields and warning tracks.

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A MORE AFFORDABLE VERSION of the Infield Rascal® Pro, the

Infield Rascal® Rookie is an effective infield surfaces groomer that produces quality results for frequent grooming at a reasonable price that most smaller organizations can afford. The Infield Rascal® Rookie features ABI’s VibraFlex™ Technology, which utilizes active U-shaped pins to maintain a safe and fair-playing surface. The patented Wheel Lift System enables the operator to easily transport the tool and have control over grooming depth.

U.S. PATENT #7,540,331

CHASSIS FEATURES

A BOLTED 2” X 2” TUBE STEEL FRAME is the core of the Infield Rascal Rookie and allows for rugged daily use.

THE PATENTED WHEEL-LIFT SYSTEM is the critical design component that enables the VibraFlex drag to properly function. Without the this system, a pull-behind implement is uncontrollable! With the wheel-lift system, any user can easily control grooming depth, transport the unit, and swap underbelly grooming components!

GROUND CONTACT ADJUSTMENTS are made with the top turn-knuckle, controlling the ground-engaging components’ angle of ground contact. This adjustment allows the operator to flatten out the VibraFlex groomer for proper operation and adjust for varying hitch heights of tow vehicles.

TRANSPORT & SUPPORT WHEELS are 8” tall, 3” wide, and made of solid rubber. These wheels allow for easy transport and control how deeply the VibraFlex drag penetrates the ground.

U.S. PATENT # 7,478,682 & 7,540,331 & OTHER PATENTS PENDING

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MAJOR-LEAGUE MAINTENANCE

FOR EVERY INFIELD

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An innovative solution for every infield

INSIDE THE REVOLUTIONARY INFIELD RASCAL® LINEUP: (MODELS SHOWN BELOW IN STANDARD CONFIGURATION)

MVP

SPECIFICATIONS

PRO

Superior performance on and off the field

ROOKIE

Big league results on any surface

Budget-minded & results-focused

Welded 3” x 3”

Welded 2.5” x 2.5”

Bolted 2” x 2”

16.5” tall x 8” wide

16.5” tall x 8” wide

8” tall x 3” wide

492 lbs.

405 lbs.

250 lbs.

450 cc / 20 hp

450 cc / 20 hp

350 cc / 18 hp

Ball Hitch

2’’

2’’

2’’

Warranty

36 months

36 months

12 months

Patented Lifting Frame

5’ VibraFlex Drag

Profile Blades

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Ripping Teeth

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5.5’ Multi-function Rake

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6 x 1.5 ft. Rigid Mat

6’ Leveling Bar

Optional

Optional

Optional

Frame Construction Wheels Unit Weight Minimum CC/HP

FEATURES

Electric Actuator

ADDITIONAL FINISHING ATTACHMENTS (RIGID DRAG MAT COMES STANDARD)

7’ FINE FINISH BROOM

6’ COCO DRAG MAT

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6’ XD FLEXIBLE DRAG MAT

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THE ABI FORCE® IS A SELF-PROPELLED, ZERO-TURN, MULTI-TASK

vehicle that responds as an extension of the human body, turning manual labor into mechanized efficiency. The ABI Force implements professionallevel ground engaging attachments such as a VibraFlexTM groomer, Profile Blades, finish broom, or three styles of drag mat, ensuring major-league performance on every infield! A hardened-steel 1/2’’-thick multi-function rake is built onto each ABI Force, allowing for easy and quick renovation work on base paths, home plate areas, warning tracks, and bullpens. For peace of mind, our Depth-Lock and Speed-Lock systems enable predetermined controls for consistent results regardless of operator skill or experience!

A chassis that delivers

PROFESSIONAL RESULTS

ZERO-TURN 1 HYDRAULIC GROUND CONTACT 2 RADIUS chassis with spring suspension exerts downward force for superb fine-tuned control and even, precise grooming ability! Simply fully-lift the mid-mount assembly (with the easy-to-use hydraulic control levers) to quickly & easily change between the innovative VibraFlex drag, scarifiers, or Profile Blades!

FEATURING

allows tight turns, low impact transportation, easy storage, and unparalleled versatility! The ABI Force can easily groom the home plate area, warning tracks, and more! Additionally, the location of the ground contact points inside the turning radius of The ABI Force eliminates any “wideswing,” further improving the Force’s go-anywhere ability!

AND 3 VISIBILITY PRECISION

is greatly improved by placing the groundengaging components in front of the drive controls, letting the operator adjust on the fly and keep a close eye on the depth and aggressiveness of the tool! Unlike traditional infield maintenance tools, no neck craning is required to closely watch the grooming process!

& (SHOWN WITH AVAILABLE OPTIONS THROUGHOUT CATALOG)

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A REVOLUTIONARY CHASSIS PAIRED WITH INNOVATIVE GROUND ENGAGEMENT:

A TRULY GAME-CHANGING INFIELD MAINTENANCE TOOL

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THE ABI FORCE PERFORMS an unprecedented amount of critical tasks in and around the infield with the precision of doing it by hand, all in A FRACTION OF THE TIME! PATENT PENDING

POWERFUL QUICK-SWAP & SET MID-MOUNT SYSTEM UNLIKE OTHER MOTORIZED GROOMERS, the Force’s primary ground-engaging attachments are

placed in front of and below the operator. The Force’s patent-pending hydraulically-operated mid-mount system has 2,000 pounds of lifting power and is spring-loaded to provide constant downward force. Hydraulic levers enable precision fingertip adjustment to raise & lower attachments and adjust their pitch forward and backward. Ensuring smooth tracking with the ground, this spring-loaded design also prevents damage if an immovable object is accidentally struck. Midpoint positioning provides the optimal ground plane for consistent, level operation, and a depth-lock enables predetermined grooming depth control!

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PRECISION FOR ®

FINE INFIELD SURFACES

FOR DAILY GROOMING, THE PATENT-PENDING VIBRAFLEX attachment is

a complete re-imagining of infield grooming. Evenly staggered U-pins transfer vibration & flex from front to back, dancing along the infield to shatter surface tension and groom any engineered soil and surface conditioner. The ABI Force has proven so versatile and effective in professional-level infield maintenance that it has earned the trust and exclusive endorsement of Grant McKnight & DuraEdge Products— the pioneer of Engineered Soil TechnologyTM, which has now been installed in over three quarters of all major league ballparks!

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CHASSIS FEATURES ZERO-TURN & STAND-UP DESIGN The Force is a self-powered stand-on zero-turn machine enabling a new level of efficiency to the groundskeeper. From the stand-up position the operator has exceptional control and vision of ground engaging components and 360° control to maneuver the vehicle. Paired with Speed Lock & Depth Lock limiting controls, the Force makes professional results available to any user!

COMMERCIAL-GRADE ENGINE A 23-horsepower engine generates tremendous power to accomplish many tough jobs. An advanced debris management system ensures a clean-running engine even in a dusty environment. The V-Twin engine offers a smoother and more powerful design. The Force is built with enough power for daily infield maintenance, ripping & pushing dirt, pulling finishing attachments, carrying seed & fertilizer, and more!

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THE HYDROSTATIC DRIVE SYSTEM is powered by two

THE OPERATOR PLATFORM offers an easy-on-and-

commercial-grade Hydro-Gear brand pumps and two Parker brand wheel motors. Maneuvering tight spaces around home plate, the bullpens, parking areas, and more is intuitive and efficient!

off step-through design for operator freedom. For comfort, a compression spring floor, knee pad, and comfort grip controls are provided.

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POWER FOR RENOVATION

FOR LIGHT RENOVATION WORK, the patent-pending Profile Blade

attachment yields unparalleled de-compaction results by slicing the complete profile of the infield material from ½’’ up to 3 inches under the infield surface. Accomplished without displacing material, Profile Blade Technology enables mid-season renovations and eliminates the need to laser grade! Occasionally de-compacting the infield surface encourages a quick-draining and consistent-playing ball field. Profile Blades can also cut weeds and grass at the root level to remove creeping grasses from infields and warning tracks and eliminate buildup along the outfield edge!

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TIME-SAVING QUICK-SWAP ATTACHMENTS OUR INNOVATIVE HYDRAULIC REAR-LIFT SYSTEM (optional & shown) makes engaging and disengaging any finishing attachment for quick grooming and transport easy. The ABI Force® can be fitted with any of our innovative & hard-wearing finishing attachments. Without the optional rear-lift system, rear attachments are manually engaged.

REAR QUICK-SWAP ATTACHMENTS ▷ THE RIGID DRAG MAT with leveling bar is an all-purpose   attachment to smooth and finish. ▷ THE FINE FINISH BROOM creates the perfect finish in both high   and low moisture conditions on well-maintained surfaces. ▷ THE EXTREME-DUTY FLEXIBLE MAT is designed to quickly break   down small clay clods and reset a surface that is infrequently   maintained or after light renovation work. ▷ THE COCO MAT is an ideal solution to get wet fields ready for games!

MID-MOUNT QUICK-SWAP ATTACHMENTS

▷ VIBRAFLEX GROOMER Perfect for daily grooming and light decompaction work. Patent-pending U-pin design provides a professional finish that encourages safe and fair play. ▷ MULTI-FUNCTION RAKE pivots vertically to gather debris & move material, and angles to renovate and finish with ease!

▷ RIPPING TEETH make easy work of extreme hardpan and vegetation when paired with our innovative hydraulic & spring-loaded chassis. ▷ PROFILE BLADES non-destructively renovate tough, compacted infields without upending the surface profile!

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ONE MACHINE FOR ®

THE ENTIRE FACILITY!

BY ADDING AVAILABLE ATTACHMENTS, the ABI Force transforms into a zero-turn

commercial-grade seeding and fertilizing system, a gravel and dirt-work scarifier rake, a plug aerator, and an overseeder! The ABI Force is additionally equipped with a rear hitch for towing equipment, such as a cultipacker, dump trailer, or ABI Water Trailer. THE HYDRAULIC SEED & FERTILIZER SPREADER can hold 120lbs of material and has an adjustable spread pattern from 4 to 25 feet. THE HYDRAULIC SCARIFIER RAKE tackles aggressive gravel and dirt work from removing potholes in parking lots to preparing the perfect seedbed. These adjustable scarifiers and multi-function rake have the teeth for tough work! THE PLUG AERATOR is capable of working 80,000 square feet per hour, and at 400lbs. & 40’’ wide, can produce core depths up to 3 ½”. THE SEED-DRILL CULTIPACKER with transport wheels presses fresh-spread seed into the soil for superior germination.

▷ PLUG AERATOR

With this option, the ABI Force® transforms into an efficient and maneuverable zero-turn plug aerator, with manual weight and hydraulic down-pressure to ensure consistent penetration! Pull an XD drag mat or cultipacker behind to breakup aeration cores in the same pass! Swap between grooming attachments and the plug aerator in 10 minutes with no tools required! May be added after original purchase.

COMMERCIAL SEEDBED PREP FOR A START-TO-FINISH SEEDING SOLUTION, add the ripper teeth, the hydraulic seed & fert spreader, and the rear seed-drill cultipacker. Easily seed tight areas near buildings, around irrigation heads, trees, and landscape beds, between sidewalks, and along curbs & fences!

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& FERTILIZER SPREADER ▷ SEED This commercial-grade and independently-controlled

hydraulic spreader is ideal for precisely broadcasting grass seed and fertilizer. With adjustable flow, side deflector, and 120-pound-capacity hopper, the Force can deliver with zero-turn maneuverability. Spread seed after plug aerating and pull a seed-drill cultipacker behind to overseed. Spreader must be ordered at time of original purchase for factory installation.

MACHINE SPECIFICATIONS POWER 23 hp, V-twin, air-cooled, gas, electric start DRIVE Hydrostatic, hydro-gear pumps, Parker Motors SPEED Forward 0 - 8 mph; Reverse 0 - 4 mph BRAKING Dynamic braking via hydrostatic transmission DIMENSIONS 90’’ L x 66’’ W x 55’’ T BASE UNIT WEIGHT 1,100 lbs. (w/ rake and rippers)

ATTACHMENT SPECIFICATIONS (SOLD À LA CARTE) MID-MOUNT ATTACHMENTS REAR-MOUNTED ATTACHMENTS VibraFlex Groomer 60’’ wide, 83 lbs Finish Broom 84’’ wide, 76 lbs Profile Blades 60’’ wide, 42 lbs Rigid Drag Mat 72’’ wide, 68 lbs Ripper Teeth 48’’ (in base unit) Coco Drag Mat 72’’ wide, 70 lbs Multi-Function Rake 66’’ (in base unit) XD Flexible Mat 72’’ wide, 75 lbs Aerator 40’’ wide, 400 lbs Cultipacker 48’’ wide, 272 lbs

KISER COMPACT WATER TRAILERS FOR UTVS & COMPACT TRACTORS Strong, compact, and with a low center of gravity, Kiser Compact Water Trailers are designed to excel at transportation and even distribution of water for dust abatement, watering infields, lawns, gardens, & trees, cleaning equipment, and more! Off-Road use only. Available in 200, 300, and 500 gallon capacities.

Kiser Water Trailers always have fully-welded, custom-built frames, full-drain tanks, on/off flow control from the towvehicle seat, and quality components throughout!

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ABI Sports Turf Catalog - 2014  

Infield Maintenance Re-Imagined