John Deere DB60 36Row20 Planter


  • 60-ft. toolbar with 36 rows on 20-in. spacing
  • Available in mini-hopper, 1.6-bu., or 3-bu. MaxEmerge™ 5 row unit
  • Insecticide option for mini-hopper
  • Requires a minimum 275-hp tractor equipped with Category 4 drawbar

Features

+ SeedStar™ 4HP monitoring system

+ Easy Fold

+ Mobile row-unit runoff

+ Downforce system options

+ Easy Adjust row cleaners

+ Pneumatic closing wheels

+ Curve compensation

+ Row cleaner options to meet residue management needs

+ RowCommand™ individual-row control system

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

+ Drawbar hitch

+ DB fertilizer options

+ Central Commodity System (CCS™) seed delivery system

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

+ SeedStar™ 3 HP monitoring system

+ SeedStar™ XP monitoring system

+ Increase job performance when planting and spraying

+ Frame weight distribution



Rows and Row Spacing

Number of rows36
Row spacing20 in.

Frame

Fold configurationFront fold
Frame tube size17.8 x 17.8 cm
7 x 7 in.
Fold-and-go from tractor cabBase
Flexibility3-section flex-frame; wings 15 degrees up and down

Hitch

BaseDrawbar
OptionalNA
Rear hitchNA

Lift System

TypeElectrohydraulic series rephasing cylinders w/center sec. drop axle
Number of cylinders5

Tires

Base(4) 31-13.5x15
OptionalNA
Quantity8

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
1.6 bu
0.6 m3Material
1.6 - polyethylene or 3.0 - roto-molded plastic bu
Row unit down forcePneumatic
Base, Infinitely adjustable to 400 lb
Base equipment
Scrapers, opener bladesPlastic rotary
Optional Steel straight blade
Optional Heavy-duty
Optional
Optional
Seed tube sensorsBase

Seed Meters

BaseVacuum
Optional 
Finger pickup 
Radial bean meter 
Central Commodity SystemSeed capacity
100 bu
Optional

Drive System

Base3-motor hydraulic variable rate drive
OptionalTire contact drive (chain)
Number of drive wheelsTwo
Drive wheel disconnectAutomatic
Counter shaft7/8 hex in.
Drill shaft7/8 hex in.
Seed transmissionFront-mounted
Transmission combinations50 sprocket combination

Markers

TypeTri-fold
ControlBase
Independent Optional
NA
Independent
Marker diskBase
Notched - 16 in. Optional
NA
Notched with depth gauging band - 16 in.
Shear bolt protectionNA
Less marker optionOptional

Closing System

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

Herbicide and Insecticide

Insecticide only hopper 
Herbicide only hopper 
Insecticide and herbicide hopper 

Liquid Insecticide System

System available 
Tank capacity 

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)NA
Row tillage support hangerNA
Tine toothNA
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
NAUnit-mounted
NA
NA
Flow divider distribution systemNA
Pressure manifold distribution systemNA
Dry fertilizerNumber of hoppers
NAHopper capacity
NA
NA

Dimensions

Transport width (with markers)4.9 m
16 ft
Transport width (without markers) 
Transport length12.5 m
41 ft
Transport height3 m
10 ft
Transport weight13,517 kg
29,800 lb
Transport underframe clearance55.9 cm
22 in.
Field operation width 
Field operation length 

Ag Management Solutions

Map-based seedingOptional
Field documentationOptional
Parallel trackingOptional

Additional Information

Recommended tractor horsepower235 hp
Recommended tractor hydraulics4 SCVs with 2250 psi operating
Warranty length1 year
Date collected