John Deere DB60 24Row Split 48 Planter

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DB60 Planter from John Deere. Learn more about the features, specifications, and more for the DB60 Planter.

  • 60-ft. toolbar with 24 rows on 30-in. spacing
  • Available in mini-hopper ExactEmerge or MaxEmerge5e row unit
  • Insecticide option for mini-hopper
  • Requires a minimum 235-hp tractor equipped with Category 4 drawbar
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Key Specs:
Number of rows48
Row spacing38 cm
15 in.
Row unit seed hoppersCapacity
Vacuum meter: 2.2 L
0.062 bu
Seed MetersBase
Rows and Row Spacing:
Number of rows48
Row spacing38 cm
15 in.
Lift System:
TypeWheel modules with rephasing hydraulic cylinders
Base445/50R22.5 center frame tires: 517 kPa
5.2 bar (75 psi)
31-13.5x15 six-ply wing frame implement tires: 152 kPa
1.5 bar (22 psi)
31-13.5x16.5 eight-ply wing frame skid steer tires: 241 kPa
2.4 bar (35 psi)
Row Units:
TypeMaxEmerge™ 5 row units
or MaxEmerge 5e row units
or ExactEmerge™ row units
OpenerTru-Vee double disk
Row unit seed hoppersCapacity
Vacuum meter: 2.2 L
0.062 bu
Seed Meters:
Central Commodity System3524 L
100 bu
with Refuge Plus option: 4405 L
125 bu
Drive System:
BaseThree-motor hydraulic variable-rate drive
TypeAutomatic alternating or independent control
Seed Monitor System:
BaseSeedStar™ electronic system
Tank capacity350 Imperial gal.
1590 L
420 U.S. gal.
Transport weightAverage empty weight: 18,416 kg
40,600 lb
Additional Information:
Recommended tractor horsepowerRequires a minimum 175.2 kW
275 hp
Tractor equipped with Category 4 drawbar
Recommended tractor hydraulicsHydraulic oil pump required to operate electric drive planter: 227 L/min
60 gpm
Tractor standby pressure: 15,500 kPa
155 bar (2300 psi)
Hydraulic system working pressure: 20,684 kPa
207 bar (3000 psi)
Hydraulic system burst pressure: 82,737 kPa
827 bar (12,000 psi)