New Holland 185

NH 100Series Box Spreaders 185

100 Series Box Spreaders



New Holland box spreaders — known as strong boxes — are engineered to produce an even spread pattern and are built to last. These top sellers have the toughest floors and sides of any spreaders available, featuring COR-TEN® steel that is more corrosion-resistant and stronger than ordinary steels for unmatched durability. (CORT-TEN is a registered trademark of US Steel)

Capacities (ASAE Ratings according to ASAE Std. ASAE S324T)
Heaped, single beater, cu. ft (m³) 278 (7.87)
Heaped, double beater, cu. ft. (m³) 342 (9.68)
Struck level, cu. ft. (m³) 170 (4.81)
Struck level, slurry sides, cu. ft. (m³) 225 (6.37)
Bushels – Old Rating 275
Maximum net load lb. (kg) 13,000 (5897)
Inside width of bed, inches (m) 60.9 (1.55)
Overall width, inches (m)  (w/11.00x22.5 tires) 97 (2.46)**
Inside bed depth, top of flare, inches (m) 22.6 (0.58)
Inside bed length, inches (m) 192 (4.48)
Overall length, inches (m) 268.1 (6.81)
Height to top of upper beater, inches (m) 62.8 (1.59)
Wheel tread, inches (m)  (w/11.00x22.5 tires) 82 (2.08)
Tractor requirements+
Power, minimum PTO horsepower (kW) 60 (45)
PTO speeds, RPM 540/1,000++
Number of Apron Speeds
Mechanical drive 2 (plus 1 slow-speed option)
Hydraulic drive Infinite
Speeds -
Fast fpm (mpm) 8 (2.44)
Slow fpm (mpm) 4.5 (1.37)
Optional Slow fpm (mpm) 2.24 (0.68)
Hydraulic fpm (mpm) 1-13 (0.3-3.9)
Number of Beater Paddles
Number of Beater Paddles 12
Hubs only, pounds (kg) 2,670 (1214)
Apron chain availability
T-Rod Standard
Pintle Optional
Pintle chain, single D667-X Heavy Duty
Pintle chain, double NA
Hydraulic drive orbit motor displ. in³/rev (cm³) 5.9 (96.7)
Hydraulic drive orbit motor flow limit gpm (lpm) 15 (57)
Hydraulic drive flow divider relief pressure psi (bar) 2000 (138)

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