John Deere FC10R Flex Wing Rotary Cutter

Tractor pulling a FC10R rotary cutter mowing a roadside

New 10 foot cutting width has a newly designed cutter chamber.

  • 10 ft. cutting width
  • 540 PTO RPM
  • 4-inch cutting capacity
  • Rear wheel torsional suspension¬†(Optional)
Manufacturer
John Deere
Category
Other Equipment
Location
Anna, Ohio
Franklin, Indiana
Greenfield, Indiana
Greensburg, Indiana
Greenville, Ohio
Oxford, Ohio
Richmond, Indiana
Rushville, Indiana
Urbana, Ohio
Specs
Key Specs:
Cutting width3.05 m
10 ft
Cutting capacity (diameter)101.6 mm
4 in.
Tractor PTO HP range37 kW
50 hp
Transport widthAt wing wheels: 2.5 m 8.2 ft
Deck thickness7 gauge - 4.55 mm
0.18 in.
Side skirt thickness3 gauge - 6 mm
0.24 in.
Approx. weight2578 kg
5685 lb
Drivelines - Size - MainCV ASAE Category 6, splined telescoping profiles
Blade tip speed - 540 rpm - 1000 rpm540 rmp: 79.2 m/s
259.8 fps
Gearboxes5-year warranty
Capacity:
Cutting width3.05 m
10 ft
Cutting height25.4-406.4 mm
1-16 in.
May vary with suspended tongue
Cutting capacity (diameter)101.6 mm
4 in.
Cutting chamber depth254 mm
10 in.
Tractor compatibility:
Tractor PTO HP range37 kW
50 hp
Tractor PTO540 rpm
Hitch:
TypeStandard self-level hitch clevis with 57.2-cm (22.5-in.) narrow-profile width
Ball-type self-level hitch with 57.2-cm (22.5-in.) narrow-profile width and 2-degree rotation freedom to each side
Jack standMechanical jack stand in base for all machines with hydraulically operated height, stays vertical while raising/lowering
Dimensions:
Transport widthAt wing wheels: 2.5 m 8.2 ft
Overall width3.5 m
11.5 ft
Overall length5.3 m
17.3 ft
Deck shapeEasy-clean smooth top deck
Deck typeSingle
Deck thickness7 gauge - 4.55 mm
0.18 in.
Side skirt thickness3 gauge - 6 mm
0.24 in.
HingesIntermittent cast steel segments - maintenance-free single 2.5-cm (1-in.) diameter full-length hinge pin
Approx. weight2578 kg
5685 lb
Drivelines:
SizeMain
CV ASAE Category 6, splined telescoping profiles
Connecting
ASAE Category 5, splined telescoping profiles
ProtectionConnecting
No-seize, slip-clutch driveline
Gearcases:
NumberThree
HP ratingTransfer
Continuous: 186 kW
250 hp
Peak: 224 kW
300 hp
Center
Continuous: 93 kW
125 hp
Peak: 168 kW
225 hp
Outer
Continuous: 93 kW
125 hp
Peak: 168 kW
225 hp
Blades:
Thickness13 mm
0.5 in.
Width102 mm
4 in.
TypeSuction
Overlap152 mm
6 in.
Blade tip speed540 rpm
79.2 m/s
259.8 fps
Blade holderType
Round stump jumper and standard deck rings for maximum protection of blades and blade carrier against obstruction damage
Hydraulics:
Wing liftIndependent; includes spring assist unfolding
Wing flexFor transport: upward 90 degree (angle)
Upward working angle: 45 degree (angle)
Downward working angle: 22 degree (angle)
Wheels:
TypeOption 1
5-bolt, laminated: 21x5.25x9
Option 2
5-bolt, 24PR severe-duty ag: 26x9x14.5
5-bolt, 24PR severe-duty ag foam filled: 26x9x14.5
SuspensionTorsional suspension
Row width adjustmentYes
Wing-leveling adjustmentEasy adjust turnbuckle with bearing
Shielding:
FrontSingle-row chain guard
Optional: double row
RearSingle-row chain guard
Optional: double row
Warranty:
Gearboxes5 years