The 2116W is designed for productivity as well as a high mat quality and utilizes a full proportional feeder system. Ultrasonic material level sensors are standard for precise control. Augers are hydraulically adjustable from 4 to 9 inches above the ground. Three screeds are available for this model. The new Vögele hydraulically extendable front-mounted extensions, electrically heated HF400E with a standard paving range, without wedge-locked extensions, of 8 to 15 feet 6 inches, the Vögele HR400D, 8- to 14-foot hydraulically extendable screed with rear-mounted extensions and unique telescoping pre-strike offs or an EZ-IV 815 screed.
Its overall length is 19 feet 4 inches, with overall width of 8 feet 6 inches. It has a wheelbase of 92 inches with an inside turning radius of 12 feet 6 inches. It has a maximum paving width of 21 feet 6 inches.
The HF400E screed, also new for 2005, incorporates the same box frame design as the larger HR500E for maximum rigidity and strength. Two pair of 4-inch guide tubes in the frame carrier system are designed to maintain angle of attack and vertical adjust positions for improved mat quality. The Multi-function Intelli (MFI) control system with independent four-zone electric heating is programmable and self-diagnostic. The LED display indicates which zones are heating as it runs through the heating cycle.