John Deere 708C Corn Head

field image of 708c corn head

708C Corn Head Header powers through tough corn. The entrance into the auger bed floor of the 708C Corn Head has been lowered.

  • Knife stalk rolls result in better stalk control
  • AutoTrac™ RowSense™
  • Single-point latching system is fast and easy
  • Gathering chains designed for increased life
Key Specs:
Approximate overall width 6.1 m
20.01 ft
Row spacings 39.9, 74.9, 76.2, 91.4, or 96.5 cm
27.5, 29.5, 30, 36, or 38 in.
Deck plate adjustment Hydraulic adjustment
Gatherer chain adjustment Spring loaded, self-adjusting
Gatherer chains Heavy-duty, 620, endless steel roller chain with chromed pins (no master connecting link)
Corn Head:
Gatherer points Four-position, low-profile floating type hinged above gatherer chains
Center and outer gatherers Hinged, quickly removable
Gatherer chains Heavy-duty, 620, endless steel roller chain with chromed pins (no master connecting link)
Minimum clearance between gatherer chains and ground 32 mm
1.25 in.
Row unit drive Enclosed, submerged-in-lubricant gearbox, driven by single input hexagon shaft
Gatherer chain adjustment Spring loaded, self-adjusting
Stalk rolls Fluted, opposed, intermeshing, and chopping (two per row-unit)
Deck plate adjustment Hydraulic adjustment
Slip clutch One per row-unit plus auger drive
Trash knives Full-length, one-piece, heat-treated steel
Chopping options Rotary
Dimensions:
Approximate overall width Points in operating position (lowered)
3 m
10 ft
Points folded up (service position)
2.7 m
9 ft
6.1 m
20.01 ft
Approximate shipping weight (includes shipping skid) 2,635 kg
5,810 lb
Row spacings 69.9, 74.9, 76.2, 91.4, or 96.5 cm
27.5, 29.5, 30, 36, or 38 in.
Additional information:
Date collected 19-Feb-2019