John Deere C8F Folding Corn Head

Studio image of a C8F Corn Head

The 8-row C8F Folding Corn Head improves harvest readiness.

  • Reduce transport time between fields with an 8-row folding corn head
  • Size residue less than 6 inches with RowMax™ Chopping Stalk Rolls
  • Reduce overlap and operate hands-free with optional AutoTrac™ RowSense™
Manufacturer
John Deere
Category
Corn Heads
Location
Anna, Ohio
Franklin, Indiana
Greenfield, Indiana
Greensburg, Indiana
Greenville, Ohio
Oxford, Ohio
Richmond, Indiana
Rushville, Indiana
Urbana, Ohio
Specs
Key Specs:
Approximate overall widthWith 70-cm (27.6-in.) row spacing: 6.17 m
20.25 ft
With 75-cm (29.5-in.) row spacing: 6.1 m
20.01 ft
With 76.2-cm (30-in.) row spacing: 6.15 m
20.4 ft
With 91.4-cm (36-in.) row spacing: 7.7 m
25.2 ft
With 96.5-cm (38-in.) row spacing: 7.6 m
25 ft
Row spacings70, 75, 76.2, 91.4, or 96.5 cm
27.6, 29.5, 30, 36, or 38 in.
Deck plate adjustmentHydraulic adjustment
Gathering chain adjustmentSpring loaded, self-adjusting
Gathering chainsHeavy-duty, 620, endless steel roller chain with chromed pins (no master connecting link)
Corn Head:
Gathering pointsFour-position, low-profile floating type hinged above gathering chains
Center and outer gatheringsHinged, quickly removable
Gathering chainsHeavy-duty, 620, endless steel roller chain with chromed pins (no master connecting link)
Minimum clearance between gathering chains and ground32 mm
1.25 in.
Row unit driveEnclosed, submerged-in-lubricant gearbox, driven by single input hexagon shaft
Gathering chain adjustmentSpring loaded, self-adjusting
Stalk rollsOpposed, intermeshing, and chopping (two per row-unit)
Deck plate adjustmentHydraulic adjustment
Slip clutchOne per row-unit plus auger drive
Trash knivesFull-length, one-piece, heat-treated steel
Stalk deflectorsFactory-installed option
Dimensions:
Approximate overall widthWith 70-cm (27.6-in.) row spacing: 6.17 m
20.25 ft
With 75-cm (29.5-in.) row spacing: 6.1 m
20.01 ft
With 76.2-cm (30-in.) row spacing: 6.15 m
20.4 ft
With 91.4-cm (36-in.) row spacing: 7.7 m
25.2 ft
With 96.5-cm (38-in.) row spacing: 7.6 m
25 ft
Approximate folded widthPoints in operating position (lowered)
3.2 m
10.58 ft
Points folded up (service position)
With 70-cm (27.6-in.) row spacing: 2.6 m
8.58 ft
With 75-cm (29.5-in.) row spacing: 2.6 m
With 76.2-cm (30-in.) row spacing: 2.6 m
With 91.4-cm (36-in.) row spacing: 3.2 m
10.58 ft
With 96.5-cm (38-in.) row spacing: 3.2 m
Approximate shipping weight (includes shipping skid)With 70-cm (27.6-in.) row spacing: 2667 kg
5880 lb
With 75-cm (29.5-in.) row spacing: 4275 kg
9425 lb
With 76.2-cm (30-in.) row spacing: 2917 kg
6431 lb
With 91.4-cm (36-in.) row spacing: 2764 kg
6094 lb
With 96.5-cm (38-in.) row spacing: 3965 kg
8741 lb
Row spacings70, 75, 76.2, 91.4, or 96.5 cm
27.6, 29.5, 30, 36, or 38 in.
Standard weightWith 70-cm (27.6-in.) row spacing: non StalkMaster™ 2670 or StalkMaster 2917 kg
5886 or 6431 lb
With 75-cm (29.5-in.) row spacing: non StalkMaster 2658 or StalkMaster 2764 kg
5860 or 6094 lb
With 76.2-cm (30-in.) row spacing: non StalkMaster 2575 or StalkMaster 2829 kg
5677 or 6237 lb
With 91.4-cm (36-in.) row spacing: non StalkMaster 2760 or StalkMaster 3074 kg
6085 or 6777 lb
With 96.5-cm (38-in.) row spacing: non StalkMaster 2487 or StalkMaster 2667 kg
5483 or 5880 lb
Additional information:
Date collected15 June 2020