After continued planter use, wear points will cause the depth to change over time. Using the same setting on the planter unit will result in inconsistent depth.
By utilizer the Set-N-Seed, the proper notch can be identified, or depth can be dialed in exactly by adjusting set screws and nut adjustments depending on what planter model is being calibrated.
Once in the deepest setting, the disk openers will rest on the metal protection plate while the gauge wheels rise to the desired depth determined by Set-N-Seed block and additional side attachments. Most all planter makes and models utilizing 1/4" notches can be set this way.
Questions have been brought up concerning the ability of Set-N-Seed being able to set the depth with row units that utilize Precision Planting Conceal Liquid System.
it works well due to the ability of Conceal’s ability to absorb shock. The knives rise up on the side rail and attachments as the Set-N-Seed is being lifted by a floor jack. The gauge wheels rest firmly on the side rails, while the disk opener blades center on the steel protection plate creating a known, consistent depth.