John Deere DB90 54Row20 Planter

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Productivity is written all over the large DB90 54Row20 Planter.

  • 54-row planting width on 90-ft toolbar
  • 20-in. row spacing
  • Available in ExactEmerge™, MaxEmerge™ 5e row units
  • 5-section frame
Key Specs:
Number of rows54
Row spacing51 cm
20 in.
Frame - Fold configuration
Frame - Flexibility
Row unit seed hoppersCapacity
Vacuum meter: 2.2 L
0.062 bu
Seed MetersBase
Rows and Row Spacing:
Number of rows54
Row spacing51 cm
20 in.
Fold configuration
Frame tube size
Fold-and-go from tractor cab
Rear hitch
Lift System:
TypeWheel modules with rephasing hydraulic cylinders
Number of 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 twin row-units
OpenerTru-Vee double disk
Depth gauging
Walking wheels
Row unit seed hoppersCapacity
Vacuum meter: 2.2 L
0.062 bu
Row unit down force
Scrapers, opener blades
Seed tube sensors
Seed Meters:
Finger pickup
Radial bean meter
Central Commodity SystemSeed capacity
3524 L
100 bu
With Refuge Plus option: 4405 L
125 bu
Drive System:
BaseElectric motors: 56 V
Number of drive wheels
Drive wheel disconnect
Counter shaft
Drill shaft
Seed transmission
Transmission combinations
TypeAutomatic alternating or independent control
Marker disk
Shear bolt protection
Less marker option
Closing System:
Rubber tire closing system
Cast iron closing system
Herbicide and Insecticide:
Insecticide only hopper
Herbicide only hopper
Insecticide and herbicide hopper
Liquid Insecticide System:
System available
Tank capacity
Seed Monitor System:
BaseSeedStar™ electronic system
Tillage Attachments:
Unit-mounted coulter
Frame-mounted coulter
Bubble blade
.63-in. fluted blade (25 flutes)
.7-in. fluted blade (13 flutes)
1-in. fluted blade (8 flutes)
Row tillage support hanger
Tine tooth
Cons. furrower w/ leading cutout blade
V-wing bed sweeps
Row cleaner
Row cleaner - unit-mounted coulter
Row cleaner - unit-mounted DD fert. opener
Onboard / towed / tractor tanks
Tank capacity499 Imperial gal.
2271 L
600 U.S. gal.
Fixed-rate application
Variable-rate application
Pump type
Pump rate
Fertilizer opener type
Flow divider distribution system
Pressure manifold distribution system
Dry fertilizer
ExactRate Fluid Transfer System
Transport width (with markers)
Transport width (without markers)
Transport length
Transport height
Transport weightAverage empty weight: 21,727 kg
47,900 lb
Transport underframe clearance
Field operation width
Field operation length
Field operation height
Ag Management Solutions:
Map-based seeding
Field documentation
Parallel tracking
Additional Information:
Recommended tractor horsepowerRequires a minimum 261 kW
350 hp
Tractor equipped with Category 5 drawbar only
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)
Warranty length
Date collected