John Deere 956 Mower-Conditioner

The 956 Mower-Conditioners offer a wide cutting width without sacrificing in-field maneuverability or performance.

  • Modular-design cutterbar
  • Steel roll conditioners
  • Adjustable roll pressure
  • Hydraulic tongue positioning
John Deere
Hay and Forage Equipment
Anna, Ohio
Franklin, Indiana
Greenfield, Indiana
Greensburg, Indiana
Greenville, Ohio
Oxford, Ohio
Richmond, Indiana
Rushville, Indiana
Urbana, Ohio
Power requirements:
PTO speed 1,000 rpm
HP 1000 rpm 1-3/8 in. PTO 75-112 kW
100-150 hp
HP 1000 rpm 1-3/4 in. PTO 86-134 kW
115-180 hp
Powerline type Grob Spline
Hydraulic pressure required 17,237 kPa
2,500 psi
Type John Deere
Cutting width 4.5 m
14.5 ft
Cutting height 1.6-11.8 cm
0.63-4.6 in.
Number of disks 9
Number of knives 18
Disk speed 2,650 rpm
Knife tip speed 307 km/h
191 mph
Disk drive Gear
Lubrication Hy-Gard Oil
Oil reservoir capacity 10.4 L
11 U.S. qt
Cutterbar oil check Combination sight glass, drain plug
Cutterbar angle Adjustable
Angle adjustment Mechanical standard
Hydraulic optional
Angle range 2-8 degree (angle)
Cutterbar protection Shearhub
Adjustable gauge shoes 2 standard
Impeller Width
268 cm
106 in.Diameter
59.4 cm
23.4 in.Number of V-tines
72Number of speeds
GearConditioner hood
Adjustable, single lever
Rolls Width
269 cm
106 in.Diameter
25.4 cm
10 in.Type of material
Recessed cleat (Urethane)
Intermeshing flutes (V-10 and Tri-Lobe)Speed
800 rpmDrive
Tractor hookup:
Rockshaft swivel hitch Standard
Drawbar swivel hitch Optional
Overall width Transport
4.5 m
14.7 ftWith optional trailer
2.9 m
9.7 ft
Overall length Conventional transport
8.2 m
26.9 ftWith optional trailer
9.4 m
30.8 ft
Weight With urethane roll conditioner
3,161 kg
6,969 lbWith V-10 steel roll conditioner
3,270 kg
7,209 lbWith tri-lobe steel roll conditioner
3,325 kg
7,330 lbWith impeller conditioner
3,055 kg
6,785 lb
Standard tires 31x13.5-15, 8PR
Are wrenches required for adjusting? Float
noRoll spacing