Features & Specs
  • Interim Tier 4 (IT4)-certified engine
  • Equipped with steering wheel and lever steer
  • Standard with cross slope
  • Trouble free serviceability
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Horsepower 283
Fuel Tank Capacity 110 gal.
Fuel Consumption 3.0-7.2 gal/hr
Moldboard 14 ft
Weight 39,700 lb
Height 10 ft. 5 in.
Length 29 ft. 2 in.


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Engine
Manufacture and Model John Deere PowerTech PSX 9.0L
Non-Road Emission Standards EPA Interim Tier 4/EU Stage IIIB
Net Power
-- Gear 1 (6wd on)
-- Gear 2 (6wd on)
-- Gear 3 (6wd on)
-- Gear 4 (6wd on)
-- Gear 5 (6wd on)
-- Gear 6 (6wd on)
-- Gear 7 (6wd on)
-- Gear 8

221 hp (165 kW)
227 hp (169 kW)
241 hp (180 kW)
249 hp (186 kW)
259 hp (193 kW)
273 hp (204 kW)
283 hp (211 kW)
273 hp (204 kW)
Net Peak Torque 1,014 lb. ft. (1375 Nm)
Displacement 548 cu. in. (9.0 L)
Aspiration Series turbocharged, charge-air cooled
Lubrication Full-flow spin-on filter and integral cooler
Air Cleaner with Restriction Indicator Dual element, dry
Electrical System 24 volt with 100 amp alternator

Transmission      
Type Direct-drive John Deere PowerShift Plus, modulated shift-on-the-go, Event-Based Shifting (EBS), inching pedal; independent transmission reservoir with separate filtration and cooling system
Travel Speeds    
- Shift Level Position 1
- Shift Level Position 2
- Shift Level Position 3
- Shift Level Position 4
- Shift Level Position 5
- Shift Level Position 6
- Shift Level Position 7
- Shift Level Position 8
2.4 mph (3.9 km/h)
3.5 mph (5.6 km/h)
4.9 mph (7.9 km/h)
6.8 mph (10.9 km/h)
10.4 mph (16.7 km/h)
14.5 mph (23.3 km/h)
20.0 mph (32.2 km/h)
28.0 mph (45.0 km/h)
 
Blade Function      
All-hydraulic , industry-standard level placement of blade-function controls; includes float position; 7 discrete saddle positions
Blade Range
-- Lift Above Ground
-- Blade Side Shift, Right or Left
-- Shoulder Reach Outside Wheels
-- Pitch at Ground Level

17.8 in. (452 mm)
26.9 in. (683 mm)
7 ft. 8 in. (2329 mm)
42 degrees forward / 5 degrees back

Moldboard      
Type High-strength, pre-stressed for higher strength, wear-resistant, high-carbon steel and reversible end bits; blade side-shift wear system includes quick-change replaceable wear inserts and quick-adjust jackscrew system
Length 14 ft. (4.27 m)
Height 27 in. (686 mm)
Thickness 1 in. (25 mm)

Capacities      
Fuel Tank 110 gal. (416.4 L)
Cooling System 15.3 gal. (57.9 L)
Engine Oil with Filter 7.4 gal. (28.0 L)
Transmission Fluid 7.5 gal. (28.4 L)
Differential Housing 10 gal. (37.9 L)
Tandem Housing (each) 19.5 gal. (73.8 L)
Circle Gearbox 1.5 gal. (5.7 L)
Hydraulic Reservoir 16 gal. (60.6 L)

Operating Weights    
Standard Equipment  
-- Front
-- Rear
-- Total
11,230 lb (5094 kg)
28,420 lb (12 891 kg)
39,650 lb (17 985 kg)
Standard Equipment with Front Push Block and Ripper
-- Front
-- Rear
-- Total
13,940 lb (6323 kg)
32,770 lb (14 864 kg)
46,710 lb (21 187 kg)
Maximum Operating Weight 48,620 lb (22 054 kg)


Overall Dimensions  
A) Height to Top of Cab 10 ft. 5 in. (3.18 m)
A') Height to Top of Full-Height Cab 11 ft. 2 in. (3.40 m)
B) Height to Top of Exhaust 10 ft. 3 in. (3.13 m)
C) Height to Top of Blade-Lift Cylinders 10 ft. 0 in. (3.05 m)
D) Tandem Axle Spacing 5 ft. 1 in. (1.54 m)
E) Blade Base 8 ft. 4 in. (2.53 m)
F) Wheelbase 20 ft. 3 in. (6.16 m)
G) Overall Length 29 ft. 2 in. (8.89 m)
H) Overall Length with Scarifier 31 ft. 9 in. (9.69 m)
I) Overall Length with Push Block & Ripper 32 ft. 9 in. (9.99 m)
I') Overall Length with Scarifier & Ripper 34 ft. 9 in. (10.59 m)


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