Skip to Main Content

For security, click here to clear your browsing session to remove customer data and shopping cart contents, and to start a new shopping session. 

Tractor Supply Co.

We Are Listening...

Say something like...

"Show me 4health dog food..."

You will be taken automatically
to your search results.

Please enable your microphone.

Your speech was not recognized

Click the microphone in the search bar to try again, or start typing your search term.

We are searching now

Your search results
will display momentarily...

Main Content
MESSAGE

Tarter Series 3 Automatic Headgate

Enter Zip Code for price More Info

Sale Save Up To

See price at checkout

Financing Available Learn More

The Tarter Series 3 Automatic Headgate is ideal for a small herd.

  • Single-person operated
  • Works with CattleMaster chute
  • Can be bolted to wooden alley posts if desired
  • Grease fittings at critical points
  • Single-piece top linkage for smooth operation
  • Quality constructed of heavy-duty 2-3/8 in. tubular steel
  • Sold separately or with CattleMaster Series 3 chute
  • Headgate is recommended for cattle up to 1,200 lb.
  • Features our durable, corrosion-resistant powder-coat red finish

Note: This product may require up to 2 additional days for order processing prior to shipping

Additional Product Information
The quantity requested exceeds available inventory.
Store:  Change Store
Please lower quantity or check availability at nearby stores
Check availability at nearby stores
Call Store for availability or check availability at nearby stores

Curbside / Pickup In Store

  Change Store Item is currently not available for Pickup at this store. Check availability at nearby stores

Standard Delivery

Item is not eligible for Standard Delivery.

Standard Delivery

Item is currently not available for Standard Delivery. Check other delivery options.
Curbside / Pickup and Delivery Information Click here for more details...
Add to list

Product Details

The Tarter Series 3 Automatic Headgate is ideal for a small herd.

  • Single-person operated
  • Works with CattleMaster chute
  • Can be bolted to wooden alley posts if desired
  • Grease fittings at critical points
  • Single-piece top linkage for smooth operation
  • Quality constructed of heavy-duty 2-3/8 in. tubular steel
  • Sold separately or with CattleMaster Series 3 chute
  • Headgate is recommended for cattle up to 1,200 lb.
  • Features our durable, corrosion-resistant powder-coat red finish

Note: This product may require up to 2 additional days for order processing prior to shipping

Specifications

Specification Description
Product Width 3 ft. 5 in.
Brand Tarter
Product Height 6 ft.
Animal Type Cattle
Product Length 1 ft. 7-1/2 in.
Product Weight 223 lb.
Finish Powder-coated
Material Steel
Manufacturer Part Number CAH

Reviews

Tarter Series 3 Automatic Headgate is rated 4.0 out of 5 by 20.
Rated 3 out of 5 by from So so. Sometimes has a hard time locking. Not a bad product but would upgrade next time for the money.
Date published: 2019-07-27
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Helps in my needs I bought this about a month ago. It works for my needs
Date published: 2019-05-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Simple to use. I received the head gate on time, installed it the next day no problems at all. Working like a it's should. Hasn't missed ahead..
Date published: 2019-04-24
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Ok for the money Not as big as we expected it to be, could sit higher off the ground
Date published: 2019-04-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Looks great-works great It came in early .Witch was really good. Wish I got it a year ago. Work is a lot faster.
Date published: 2019-04-02
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Not friendly Looks go but you have to adjust for deferent size cattle and calves. some hit the door and it does not close. If you adjust the door the cattle don't wont to stick there head in to latch the door. I don't like it.
Date published: 2019-03-11
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Worked exactly as needed. Within minutes of installation we had yearling calves moving through the chute into the headgate. Product worked exactly as needed.
Date published: 2019-02-25
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Target automatic head gate Overall quality looks good I have not had the chance to try it yet.
Date published: 2018-12-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great featues! Bought this about a month ago & used it last week & it worked great!
Date published: 2018-12-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great features We bought this headgate to work calves, it works awesome. So happy with the purchase.
Date published: 2018-11-09
  • y_2020, m_9, d_26, h_15
  • bvseo_bulk, prod_bvrr, vn_bulk_3.0.12
  • cp_2, bvpage2n
  • co_hasreviews, tv_6, tr_14
  • loc_en_US, sid_127755999, prod, sort_[SortEntry(order=SUBMISSION_TIME, direction=DESCENDING)]
  • clientName_tractorsupply
  • bvseo_sdk, java_sdk, bvseo-4.0.0
  • LOCAL, getContent, 4ms
  • REVIEWS, PRODUCT

Questions & Answers

Can this be operated from either left or right side? Is it single person operated? Does it "quick" release?

Asked by: Don196
This product does operate from either side. Yes, it does have a quick release.
Answered by: Tarter Customer Service
Date published: 2019-10-31

Can this also be used as a manual gate?

Asked by: Bad Bullet
No.
Answered by: Tarter Customer Service
Date published: 2018-08-30

Please describe distance between bottom and top bolt holes and clearance at top needed to operate (I.e. if I set this in a wide chute, how high can my side rails be and still allow to function). Thank you 

Asked by: Trukem
Below is a list of different specs for mounting and operation. -mounting bolt width is 38.5” wide -from ground up to first bolt is 4.5”, second bolt is 55”, and overall height is 71.75” -overall operating width at the top when open is 37” and everything is contained within the mounting tab width
Answered by: Tarter Customer Service
Date published: 2019-12-06

I only have one loading shoot can I back a trailer up to this head stall to load my cattle. If I cant can you with Tarter 6 head stall

Asked by: lawman 1
We can not make a recommendation on this.
Answered by: Tarter Customer Service
Date published: 2019-04-09

Do you have installation instructions to view online before buying to make sure it will work with my chute?

Asked by: GeoffZ
Yes, they can be found at tarterusa.com
Answered by: Tarter Customer Service
Date published: 2020-08-19

How wide does the gate open? Would it accommodate a steer with horns?

Asked by: KristineP85
This is not recommended for horned cattle.
Answered by: Tarter Customer Service
Date published: 2019-03-23

What is diameter of mounting holes pls?

Asked by: Trukem
1/2".
Answered by: Tarter Customer Service
Date published: 2020-07-11

If left open can animals pass thru it? And if so how wide?

Asked by: Buddy37
Yes, if left open. It's approx. a 26" opening.
Answered by: Tarter Customer Service
Date published: 2019-10-30
  • y_2020, m_9, d_26, h_15CST
  • bvseo_bulk, prod_bvqa, vn_bulk_3.0.12
  • cp_1, bvpage1
  • co_hasquestionsanswers, tq_13
  • loc_en_US, sid_127755999, prod, sort_[SortEntry(order=FEATURED, direction=DESCENDING)]
  • clientName_tractorsupply
  • bvseo_sdk, java_sdk, bvseo-4.0.0
  • LOCAL, getContent, 3ms
  • QUESTIONS, PRODUCT

Documents