John Deere DB88 48Row22 Planter


  • 88-ft. toolbar with 48 rows on 22-in. spacing
  • Available in mini-hopper MaxEmerge™ 5 row unit
  • Requires a minimum 350-hp tractor equipped with Category 4 drawbar

Features

+ SeedStar™ 4HP monitoring system

+ 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

+ Steerable axles



Rows and Row Spacing

Number of rows48
Row spacing22 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; wing 15 degrees up and down

Hitch

BaseDrawbar
OptionalNA
Rear hitchOptional

Lift System

TypeElectrohydraulic series rephasing cylinder 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
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
Optional Heavy-duty
Optional
Optional
Seed tube sensorsBase

Seed Meters

BaseVacuum
OptionalNA
Finger pickupNA
Radial bean meterNA
Central Commodity SystemSeed capacity
100 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

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

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
Cast iron closing systemWheel
(2) cast iron wheel - 1 x 12 in. Position
In-line or staggered Adjustment
T-handle
Optional

Herbicide and Insecticide

Insecticide only hopperNA
Herbicide only hopperNA
Insecticide and herbicide hopperNA

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) 
Row tillage support hangerNA
Tine tooth 
Cons. furrower w/ leading cutout bladeNA
V-wing bed sweepsNA
Row cleanerNA
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)5.3 m
17, 6 ft, in.
Transport width (without markers) 
Transport length16.8 m
55 ft
Transport height3.7 m
12 ft
Transport weight16,329 kg
36,000 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 horsepower280 hp
Recommended tractor hydraulics6 SCVs w/2250 psi operating
Warranty length1 year
Date collected