John Deere DB120 48Row30 Planter


  • 120-ft. toolbar with 48 rows on 30-in. spacing
  • Available in mini-hopper MaxEmerge™ 5 row unit
  • Requires a minimum 370-hp tractor with Category 5 drawbar and five hydraulic SCVs plus power beyond

Features

+ SeedStar™ XP monitoring system

+ DB fertilizer options

+ Drawbar hitch

+ Downforce system options

+ Row cleaner options to meet residue management needs

+ RowCommand™ individual-row control system

+ Seed variable-rate drive (VRD) with half- or three-width disconnect

+ Central Commodity System (CCS™) seed delivery system

+ Provide added versatility and productivity with Central Commodity System (CCS™) Refuge Plus planter configuration

+ Steerable axles



Rows and Row Spacing

Number of rows48
Row spacing30 in.

Frame

Fold configurationFront fold
Frame tube size17.8 x 17.8 cm
7 x 7 in.
Fold-and-go from tractor cabBase
Flexibility5-section flex-frame; wing 15 degrees up and down

Hitch

BaseDrawbar
OptionalNA
Rear hitchOptional

Lift System

TypeElectrohydraulic series rephasing cylinder w/center sec. drop axle
Number of cylinders6

Tires

Base(8) 31-13.5x15
OptionalNA
Quantity12

Row Units

Type 
Opener 
Depth gauging(2) semi-pneumatic wheels - 4 1/2 x 16 in.
AdjustmentT-handle 1/4 to 4 with 1/4 increments in.
Walking wheelsOptional
Row unit seed hoppersCapacity
Mini hoppers - 1/16 bu Material
Plastic
Row unit down forcePneumatic
Base, Infinitely adjustable to 400 lb.
Base equipment
Scrapers, opener bladesPlastic rotary
NA Steel straight blade
Base Heavy-duty
Optional
Optional
Seed tube sensorsBase equipment

Seed Meters

BaseVacuum
OptionalNA
Finger pickupNA
Radial bean meterNA
Central Commodity SystemSeed capacity
125 bu
Base

Drive System

Base3-motor hydraulic variable rate drive
OptionalNA
Number of drive wheelsNA
Drive wheel disconnectNA
Counter shaft7/8 hex in.
Drill shaft7/8 hex in.
Seed transmissionFrame-mounted
Transmission combinationsElectrohydraulic, on-demand adjustment

Markers

TypeNA
ControlNA
Marker disk 
Shear bolt protection 
Less marker optionNA

Closing System

Rubber tire closing systemWheel
(2) rubber tires w/nylon wheel - 1 x 12 in. Position
In-line or staggered Adjustment
T-handle Down force
5-position Alignment
Adjustable
Base equipment
Cast iron closing system 

Herbicide and Insecticide

Insecticide only hopperNA
Herbicide only hopperNA
Insecticide and herbicide hopperNA

Liquid Insecticide System

System available 
Tank capacity420 gal.

Seed Monitor System

Base 
Optional 

Tillage Attachments

Unit-mounted coulterOptional
Frame-mounted coulterNA
Bubble bladeNA
.63-in. fluted blade (25 flutes) 
.7-in. fluted blade (13 flutes) 
1-in. fluted blade (8 flutes) 
Row tillage support hangerNA
Tine tooth 
Cons. furrower w/ leading cutout bladeNA
V-wing bed sweepsNA
Row cleaner 
Row cleaner - unit-mounted coulterNA
Row cleaner - unit-mounted DD fert. openerNA

Fertilizer

Onboard / towed / tractor tanksNA
Tank capacityNA
Fixed-rate applicationNA
Variable-rate applicationNA
Pump typeNA
Pump rateNA
Fertilizer opener typeFrame-mounted
NA Unit-mounted
NA
NA
Flow divider distribution systemNA
Pressure manifold distribution systemNA
Dry fertilizerNumber of hoppers
NA Hopper capacity
NA
NA

Dimensions

Transport width (with markers)4.6 m
15 ft
Transport width (without markers) 
Transport length19 m
62 ft
Transport height3.7 m
12 ft
Transport weight18,273 kg
40,200 lb
Transport underframe clearance66 cm
26 in.
Field operation width 
Field operation length 

Ag Management Solutions

Map-based seedingOptional
Field documentationOptional
Parallel trackingOptional

Additional Information

Recommended tractor horsepower375 hp
Recommended tractor hydraulics6 SCVs w/2250 psi operating
Warranty length1 year
Date collected