HK Rheintechnik

7 The Heads The head must be designed to prevent slipping in order to prevent re-placement one or more times. At the same time, it should be easy to handle and not interfere with the birth process in terms of space. HK Rheintechnik offers the following models: HK Plastic Head – The Classic Sturdy plastic heads with lateral angled clamps for improved stability. • small, easy to handle, lightweight • ideal for recumbent births where larger heads can often not be positioned under the recumbent cow HK plastic heads with adjustable side frame The steel frame is adjusted to the shape of the pelvis, which prevents the ischium and the long ischium muscles from slipping. • triple adjustment option means it can be adjusted to each individual animal, i.e. the frame is suitable for both dairy breed with a narrow pelvis and for beef breeds with a wide pelvis • wide, sturdy head for an even more non-slip fit HK Flexi Frames The best protection against slipping. The frame surrounds the mother’s pelvis and reliably prevents slipping down and to the side. • tiltable, pulling motion possible both towards the tail and towards the udder • frame made from galvanised steel tube with a smooth surface, making it both hygienic and easy to clean • suitable for all HK Rheintechnik calf pullers Available in two versions: • in the standard version with a 52 cm opening for dairy breeds, steel tube Ø 26 mm • in the heavy version with a 58 cm opening for beef breeds, steel tube Ø 30 mm 106820 Dairy Breeds 106821 Beef Breeds 106418 106818