Features & Specs
  • Interim Tier 4 certified engine
  • Powerwise III management system
  • Easily transportable
  • Cool-on-demand variable speed fan
  • With John Deere WorkSight™, JDLink™ monitoring provides real-time machine utilization and health data, plus location information. Fleet Care proactively suggests maintenance to correct problems early before they turn into costly downtime. And Service ADVISOR™ Remote enables your dealer to read diagnostic codes, record performance data, and even update software without a trip to the jobsite. It’s the most comprehensive, easy-to-use suite of technology available for increasing uptime and productivity while lowering operating costs. And it’s only available from John Deere.

Horsepower 121
Max Digging Depth 21 ft. 4 in.
Fuel Tank Capacity 84.5 gal.
Fuel Consumption 2.4-4.0 gal/hr
Weight 39,700 lbs
Width 8 ft 10 in
Transport Length 28 ft 5 in
Height 9 ft 8 in


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Engine
Manufacture and Model John Deere PowerTech PVX
Non-Road Emission Standards EPA Interim Tier 4/EU Stage IV
Net Rated Power 121 hp (90 kW) @ 2,200 rpm
Displacement 275 cu. in. (4.5 L)
Aspiration Turbocharged, air-to-air charge-air cooler

Powertrain    
Maximum Travel Speed  
Low 2.1 mph (3.3 km/h)
High 3.3 mph (5.3 km/h)

Electrical    
Batteries 2 x 12 volt
Alternator Rating 100 amp
Work Lights 2 halogen: 1 mounted on boom and 1 mounted on frame

Ground Pressure    
24 in. Triple Semi-Grouser Shoes 5.95 psi (41 kPa)
28 in. Triple Semi-Grouser Shoes 5.08 psi (35 kPa)

Capacities      
Fuel Tank 84.5 gal. (320 L)
Cooling System 24.8 qt. (23.5 L)
Engine Oil with filter 15 qt. (14.5 L)
Hydraulic Tank 33 gal. (125 L)
Hydraulic System 55.5 gal. (210 L)
Gearbox
   Swing
   Propel (each)
   Pump Drive

6.6 qt. (6.2 L)
7.2 qt. (6.8 L)
1.0 qt. (0.9 L)

Operating Weights  
Full Fuel Tank, 0.81 cu. yd., 36 in., 1,373 lb. Bucket, 10 ft. 2 in. Arm, 7,077 lb. Counterweight, 28 in. triple semi-grouser shoes, and 175 lb. Operator 39,685 lb. (18 017 kg)



Operating Weights 8 ft. 6 in. Arm 10 ft. 2 in. Arm
Arm Digging Force SAE 20,193 lb. (90 kN) 17,857 lb. (79 kN)
Bucket Digging Force 23,598 lb. (105 kN) 23,598 lb. (105 kN)
Lifting Capacity Over Front at Ground Level 20 ft. Reach 9,411 lb. (4269 kg) 9,408 lb. (4267 kg)
A) Maximum Reach 29 ft. 1 in. (8.87 m) 30 ft. 7 in. (9.33 m)
A') Maximum Reach @ Ground Level 28 ft. 7 in. (8.70 m) 30 ft. 1 in. (9.16 m)
B) Maximum Digging Depth 19 ft. 7 in. (5.98 m) 21 ft. 4 in. (6.49 m)
B') Maximum Digging Depth at 8 ft. Flat Bottom 18 ft. 10 in. (5.74 m) 20 ft. 7 in. (6.27 m)
C) Maximum Cutting Height 29 ft. 2 in. (8.88 m) 29 ft. 11 in. (9.13 m)
D) Maximum Dumping Height 20 ft. 3 in. (6.17 m) 21 ft. 0 in. (6.40 m)
E) Minimum Swing Radius 9 ft. 7 in. (2.91 m) 9 ft. 7 in. (2.92 m)
F) Maximum Vertical Wall 16 ft. 11 in. (5.16 m) 18 ft. 8 in. (5.69 m)
G) Tail Swing Radius 8 ft. 4 in. (2.55 m) 8 ft. 4 in. (2.55 m)




Machine Dimension 8 ft. 6 in. Arm 10 ft. 2 in. Arm
A) Overall Length 28 ft. 3 in. (8.62 m) 28 ft. 5 in. (8.65 m)
B) Overall Height 9 ft. 5 in. (2.87 m) 10 ft. 2 in. (3.11 m)
C) Rear-End Length/Swing Radius 8 ft. 4 in. (2.55 m)
D) Distance Between Idler/Sprocket Centerline 10 ft. 2 in. (3.11 m)
E) Undercarriage Length 12 ft. 10 in. (3.92 m)
F) Counterweight Clearance 3 ft. 5 in. (1033 mm)
G) Upperstructure Width 8 ft. 2 in. (2.50 m)
H) Cab Height 9 ft. 8 in. (2.95 m)
I) Track Width with Triple Semi-Grouser Shoes 24 in. / 28 in.
J) Gauge Width 6 ft. 6 in. (1.99 m)
K) Ground Clearance 19 in. (470 mm)
L) Width with Triple Semi-Grouser Shoes
     24 in.
     28 in.

8 ft. 6 in. (2.59 m)
8 ft. 10 in. (2.69 m)


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