John Deere C450 Mower-Conditioner

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The C450 Mower-Conditioner delivers a fast, clean cut, field after field, season after season.

  • Easier serviceability with modular-design cutterbar
  • Updated design and styling
  • Reduce service time with Quick Change Knives
  • Steel roll conditioners
  • Impeller, urethane, V-10 conditioners or Tri-Lobe conditioners
John Deere
Mower Conditioners
Anna, Ohio
Franklin, Indiana
Greenfield, Indiana
Greensburg, Indiana
Greenville, Ohio
Oxford, Ohio
Richmond, Indiana
Rushville, Indiana
Urbana, Ohio
Key Specs:
PTO speed1000 rpm
1000 rpm 1-3/8 in. PTO100-150 hp
75-112 kW
1000 rpm 1-3/4 in. PTO
Powerline type
Standard hitchRockshaft swivel
Optional hitchDrawbar swivel
Hydraulic pressure required15,513 kPa
2,250 psi
Cutterbar - cutting width4.5 m
14.5 ft
Number of disks/knifes9
Transport width4.5 m
14.5 ft
Power requirements:
1000 rpm 1-3/8 in. PTO
1000 rpm 1-3/4 in. PTO
Powerline type
540 rpm PTO
PTO speed
Tractor equipment:
Tractor connection21 spline
Standard hitchRockshaft swivel
Optional hitchDrawbar swivel
Hydraulic pressure required15,513 kPa
2,250 psi
Hydraulic connections
TypeJohn Deere
Cutting width4.5 m
14.5 ft
Cutting height1.6-11.8 cm
0.63-6.7 in.
Number of disks9
Number of knives18
Bolted knives
Disk speed2,650 rpm
Knife tip speed307 km/h
191 mph
Disk driveGear
LubricationHy-Gard oil
Oil reservoir capacity10.4 L
11 U.S. qt
Cutterbar oil checkCombination sight glass, drain plug
Cutterbar angle
Angle adjustmentManual or hydraulic
Angle range2-8 degree (angle)
Cutterbar protectionShearHub
Adjustable gauge shoesYes
Suspension system
Impeller conditioner:
Width268 cm
106 in.
Diameter59.5 cm
23.4 in.
Tines typeV-tines
Number of tines72
Number of speedsTwo
Drive3-V powerband belt and sheaves
Conditioner hood
Wide spread
Rolls conditioner:
Width269 cm
106 in.
Diameter25.4 cm
10 in.
Type of materialUrethane or Steel
DesignUrethane: Recessed cleat, Steel Intermeshing flutes (V-10 and Tri-Lobe)
Speed800 rpm
DriveTelescoping shaft
Windrow width
Transport width4.5 m
14.5 ft
Overall length
Transport length8.8 m
28.9 ft
Weight, roll conditionerWith Urethane roll conditioner: 3,161 kg
6,969 lb
With V-10 steel roll conditioner: 3,270 kg
7,209 lb
With tri-lobe steel roll conditioner: 3,325 kg
7,330 lb
Weight, impeller conditioner3,078 kg
6,785 lb
Standard tires31x13.5-15, 8PR
Are wrenches required for adjusting?
Additional information:
Date collectedAugust 24, 2020