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Original Research Articles                      Volume : 7, Issue:9, September, 2018

PRINT ISSN : 2319-7692
Online ISSN : 2319-7706
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Editor-in-chief: Dr.M.Prakash
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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2018.7(9): 3591-3602

Development of Sitting Type Coconut Palm Climbing Device
V.V. Agravat1, P. Mohnot2, R.H. Desai1, P.R. Balas1 and R. Yadav2
1Department of Farm Machinery and Power Engg.
2Department of Farm Engg., Junagadh Agricultural University, Junagadh, India
*Corresponding author

Coconut (Cocos Nucifera L.) belongs to the family of palms. The sitting type coconut palm climbing device was fabricated at Department of Farm Machinery and Power Engineering, College of Agricultural Engineering and Technology, Junagadh Agricultural University, Junagadh. The sitting type coconut palm climbing device consists two different units namely upper unit and lower unit. The main components of the device were approach section, junction, seat support pipe, base pipe, seat, telescopic pipe, metal rope, and gripping face plate. One single operator can easily climb the coconut palm with complete safety. Weight of the device was 4.5 kg. The device could sustain the external load up to 160 kg.

Keywords: Coconut, Coconut palm climbing device, Sitting type climbing device

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Agravat, V.V., P. Mohnot, R.H. Desai, P.R. Balas and Yadav, R. 2018. Development of Sitting Type Coconut Palm Climbing DeviceInt.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 7(9): 3591-3602. doi:
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