John Deere 9600 Self-Propelled Forage Harvester


  • 616 hp John Deere PowerTech™ PSX engine
  • Driveline designed to deliver optimal crop flow when the engine is operating in its efficiency sweet spot
  • The ProStream crop flow designed with extra heavy-duty components for high horsepower and more throughput than ever before


Features

+ High-capacity feeding supports high silage quality

+ Kernel processing

+ Dura Line™ components

+ Detect dry matter, sugar, starch, and more with intelligent HarvestLab™ 3000 sensor



Key Specs

Maximum power at 1800 rpm460 kW
625 PS / 616 hp
EngineType
PowerTech™ PSS 13.5L
Exhaust emission regulation compliancy - Final Tier 4
Displacement
13.5 L
823.8 cu in.
Model
Europe: 6135HZ021
North America: 6135HZ022
Cylinders
Inline 6
Fuel systemUnit injectors plus four valves
Fuel tank capacity1,100 L
290.6 U.S. gal.

Engine power

Maximum power at 1800 rpm460 kW
625 PS / 616 hp
Maximum power at 1900 rpm
Rated power at 2100 rpm428 kW
582 PS / 574 hp
Fuel tank capacity1100 L
290.6 U.S. gal.

Engine

ManufacturerJohn Deere
TypePowerTech™ PSS 13.5L
Exhaust emission regulation compliancy - Final Tier 4
ModelEurope: 6135HZ021
North America: 6135HZ022
Displacement13.5 L
823.8 cu in.
CylindersIn line 6
Fuel systemUnit injectors plus four valves

Cooling system

Cooling system capacity113 L
29.85 U.S. gal.
Cooling fan driveDirect

Driveline

Ground driveProdrive, autoshift transmission, differential lock (automatic and manual), automatic wet brake system
Engine rpm on road: 1400-2100 rpm
HydraulicsLoad sensing
Crop harvesting unitHarvest channel wide
Crop flow componentsLow-friction crop-flow concept
Main clutchDry clutch
Number of discsOne disc
Main drivebandReinforced with Kevlar inserts
Belt tensioningActive, hydraulic pressure
Main driveband, polybelt beltsSix ribs

Electrical system/Electrical and hydraulic system

Type/voltage12 V
Batteries/battery quantity/capacity2 x 174 amp-hr
Alternator200 amp
Hydraulic system capacity50 L
13.2 U.S. gal.

Ground drive

TypeProdrive, autoshift transmission, differential lock (automatic and manual), automatic wet brake system
Differential lockManual and automatic
Maximum transport speedHydrostatic transmission: 25/30 km/h
Rear axle typeHydro-mechanical 4WD
Automatic wet brake systemAvailable with ProDrive transmission
Engine rpm - ManagementStandard

Cab

Tilt and extend steering columnStandard
Air conditioning and heaterStandard - ClimaTrak
Cool boxOptional
Trainee seatStandard
Hectare counterStandard
Operator information systemCornerpost display
CAN-BUS electronicsStandard
Operator's seatAir-suspension seat optional
Side window wiperRear and side window wiper optional
Parallel-type windscreen wiper
Electric adjust and heatedOptional on rear view mirrors
Rear view mirrorsStandard

Machine management solutions

Yield monitoringHarvest Monitor™ optional
DocumentationHarvest Doc™ optional
Crop analysisHarvestLab™ optional
Length-of-cut control based on crop parameterInfinitely variable length-of-cut (IVLOC™) standard
AutoLOC™ optional - use with HarvestLab
Satellite (GPS) assisted steeringAutoTrac™ optional

Crop-harvesting units

Header height controlAdvanced header control (AHC) optional
Grass pick-ups3.0, 4.0, 4.5 m
9.8, 13.1, 14.8 ft
Maize or corn headers

Harvest channel

Width

Length of cut

Range40 knives: 7-26 mm (0.275-1.0 in.) LOC / 1 mm (0.04 in.) steps / 1100 rpm
48 knives: 6-22 mm (0.24-0.87 in.) LOC / 1 mm (0.04 in.) steps / 1100 rpm
56 knives: 5-19 mm (0.20 - 0.75 in.) LOC / 1 mm (0.04 in.) steps / 1100 rpm
56 knives: 4-17 mm (0.16 - 0.67 in.) LOC / 1 mm (0.04 in.) steps / 1200 rpm
64 knives: 3-15 mm (0.12 - 0.63 in.) LOC / 1 mm (0.04 in.) steps / 1200 rpm
64 knives: 3-16 mm (0.12 - 0.71 in.) LOC / 1 mm (0.04 in.) steps / 1100 rpm

Feeding system/Feedrolls

Feed roll frame openingSwing away, 37-45 degree (angle)
NumberFour
Metal detectorStandard
Stone detector is optional
Width, front830 mm
32.7 in.
Standard feed roll driveInfinitely header drive speed standard
Optional feed roll driveHydro feedroll drive IVLOC

Cutterhead

Type
Knife drum width850 mm
33.5 in.
Knife drum diameter670 mm
26.3 in.
Speed at rated engine speedStandard - 1100 rpm
Optional - 1200 rpm
Knife types available (crop)Straight - grass
Curved - corn
Number of knives40 - 48 - 56 - 64

Knife sharpening system

Reverse rotationYes
Automatic from cabYes, remote from cab
Reverse driveStandard
Reverse speed

Kernel processor

TypeJohn Deere Premium KP, John Deere XStream KP
Quick-changeQuick kernel processor - swing in/swing out

Serrated roller (kernel processor)

Maize, roll teeth number (speed differential)118 - 32 or 40 percent
Wholecrop, roll teeth number (speed differential)178 - 32 or 40 percent
Sorghum, roll teeth number (speed differential)238 - 32 percent
Weight

Disk type (kernel processor)

Number of disks (top/bottom)
Diameter of disks240 mm
9.45 in.
Weight

Blower/Crop accelerator

Number of blades10

Spout

Rotation, degrees210 degree (angle)
Hydraulic height positionHydraulic raise and lower standard
Automatic spout positioning optional
Double-cap deflectionStandard
Number of wear liners

Maintenance

Rotary radiator screen cleanerStandard
Automatic lubrication systemAutoLube optional
Engine oil and filter change durationJD+50™ II oil: 350 hours
Other oil: 250 hours

Vehicle

With front tires710/70R42
With rear tires620/60R30
Transport length (without header)6.6 m
21.7 ft
Transport width (without header)3.1-3.7 m
10.2-12.1 ft
Transport height (to cab roof)3.89 m
12.75 ft
Working height (maximum)Height to spout: 6.60 m
21.65 ft
Approximate weight (without header)

Propelling drive

StandardHydrostatic, 3-speed - manual shift with helical gears

Transmission

TypeStandard: Hydrostatic, 3-speed - manual shift with helical gears
Hydro-mechanical rear axle optional

Additional information

Date collected