Shakaerator 300 Classic

One of McConnel's most popular cultivation products, the Shakaerator 300 Classic is a deep soil conditioner that has proven itself all over the world in a wide variety of different weather and soil conditions.


Available in a 3.0m working width, the Shakaerator 300 Classic is rugged and robust; features McConnel's innovative vibration unit to break up the ground, and world-famous low-draught legs, which heave and aerate without mixing topsoil and subsoil, protecting the seed bed and creating the ideal conditions for increased crop yields.

It has also been designed with rear linkage, enabling the machine to work in combination with a second implement, boosting functionality and productivity.

Key features

  • 3.0m working widths
  • Three-point linkage mounting
  • Available with rear linkage
  • Choice of leg, shin and point options
  • Heavy-duty build quality
  • Shearbolt leg protection
  • Innovative vibration action


Vibration action

The Shakaerator 300 Classic takes advantage of McConnel's proven vibration technology to break up the soil before the legs pass through the ground – reducing draught and lowering disturbance to the soil bed.


McConnel's entry-level arable cultivator offers exceptional value-for-money


  • Works in combination with other machinery
  • Expands functionality
  • Saves time
  • Low-draught legs
  • Low soil disturbance
  • Increases crop yields
  • Proven reliability
  • Heavy-duty construction
Model Shakaerator 300 Classic
Main frame

Working width
3.0m (9' 10")
Frame type - Rigid
1-piece frame
Attachment - 3-pt linkage CAT II
Working depth range Max 355mm (14")
Depth adjustment increments Variable
Road lighting kit Standard
Legs and Points  
Number of legs 5 or 7
Leg spacing 600mm (5-leg) / 430mm (7-leg)
Leg length 600mm (24")
Gas-strut A/R protection N/A
Shear-pin protection Standard
Standard Euro point Standard
Wide Delta point Optional
Wear shin Standard
Vibration unit  
Hydraulic drive N/A
540 PTO drive Standard
1000 PTO drive Optional
Rear packers  
600mm (24") Consolidator N/A
600mm (24") Ridge packer N/A
600mm (24") Shark-fin packer Standard
600mm (24") Flat Roller N/A
Rear scrapers Standard
Leading disc Optional
Hydraulic rear linkage Optional
Machine weight* 1,300kg
Transport width 3.25m (10'8")
Transport height 1.8m (5'11")
Min Tractor hp 125hp