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8500 Self-Propelled Forage Harvester

8500 Self-Propelled Forage Harvester

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8500 Self-Propelled Forage Harvester
  • 585 hp FT4 John Deere engine.
  • All-new design delivers improved serviceability with an integrated KP hoist, easy header hook-up and ground level fuel fill.
  • A best-in-class cab offers easier to use controls, better display access and visibility.
Specifications
Maximum power430 kW585 PS / 577 hp
EngineTypePowerTechā„¢ PSS 13.5LExhaust emission regulation compliancy - Final Tier 4 / Stage VDisplacement13.5 L823.8 cu in.ModelEurope: 6135HZ021North America: 6135HZ022CylindersInline 6
Fuel systemUnit injector plus four valves
Fuel tank capacity1.1 L290.6 U.S. gal.
DEF tank capacity ( for FT4 or EU Stage V emission level)43 L11.4 U.S. gal.
Maximum power430 kW585 PS / 577 hp
Fuel tank capacity1100 L290.6 U.S. gal.
DEF tank capacity ( for FT4 or EU Stage V emission level)43 L11.4 U.S. gal.
ManufacturerJohn Deere
TypePowerTechā„¢ PSS 13.5LExhaust emission regulation compliancy - Final Tier 4 / Stage V
ModelEurope: 6135HZ021North America: 6135HZ022
Displacement13.5 L823.8 cu in.
CylindersIn line six
Speed on road1400-2100 rpm
Engine/ground speed managementOptional
Fuel systemUnit injector plus four valves
Cooling system capacity113 L29.85 U.S. gal.
Cooling fan driveDirect
Ground driveStandard: Hydrostatic, 3-speed - manual shift with helical gearsEngine rpm on road: 1650 rpmOptional: ProDriveā„¢, autoshift transmission, differential lock (automatic and manual), automatic wet brake systemEngine rpm on road: 1400-2100 rpm
HydraulicsLoad sensing
Crop harvesting unitHarvest channel standard
Crop flow componentsLow-friction crop-flow concept
Main clutchDry clutch
Number of discsOne disc
Main drivebandReinforced with Kevlar inserts
Belt tensioningActive, hydraulic pressure
Main driveband, polybelt beltsSix ribs
Type/voltage12 V
Batteries/battery quantity/capacity2 x 174 amp-hr
Alternator200 amp
Hydraulic system capacity50 L13.2 U.S. gal.
TypeStandard: hydrostatic, 3-speed manual shiftOptional: ProDrive, autoshift transmission
Differential lockManual or automatic (optional comes with ProDrive)
Maximum transport speedHydrostatic transmission: 25 / 30 km/h15.5 / 18.6 mphProDrive transmission: 20 / 25 / 30 / 40 km/h12.4 / 15.5 / 18.6 / 24.9 mph
Rear axle typeHydro-mechanical 4WD
Automatic wet brake systemAvailable with ProDrive transmission
Engine speed managementOptional
Tilt and extend steering columnStandard
Air conditioning and heaterStandard - ClimaTrak
Cool boxOptional
Trainee seatStandardLeather seat optional
Hectare counterStandard
Operator information systemCornerpost displayArmrest display (Touchscreen)Side rail display (Touchscreen) optional
CAN bus electronicsStandard
Operator's seatAir-suspension seat optionalLeather seat optional
Side window wiperRear and side window wiper optionalParallel-type windscreen wiper
Electric adjust and heatedOptional on rear view mirrors
Rearview mirrorsStandard
Yield monitoringHarvest Monitorā„¢ optional
DocumentationHarvest Docā„¢ optional
Crop analysisHarvestLabā„¢ 3000 optional
Length-of-cut control based on crop parameterInfinitely variable length-of-cut (IVLOCā„¢) standardAutoLOCā„¢ optional with HarvestLab 3000
Assisted steering systemsAutoTrac or Manual RowSense optional
Feed roll frame openingSwing away, 37-45 degree (angle)
NumberFour
Metal detectorStandardStone detector is optional
Width, front660 mm26 in.
Standard feedroll driveHydro feedroll drive IVLOC standardInfinitely variable header drive speed standard
TypeDura-Drumā„¢ cutterhead
Cutterhead housing width686 mm27 in.
Knife drum width680 mm26.8 in.
Knife drum diameter670 mm26.3 in.
Speed at rated engine speedStandard - 1100 rpmOptional - 1200 rpm
Knife types available (crop)Straight - grassCurved - corn
Number of knives40 - 48 - 56 - 64
Shear bar, reversibleGrass, corn, or Dura Line Plus
Shear bar adjustFine shearbar adjustQuick shearbar adjust
Reverse rotationYes
Automatic from cabYes, remote from cab
Reverse driveStandard
Sharpening modesGrinding and finishing
TypePremium KP (8100-8600)XStream KP (8300-8600)
Quick-changeQuick kernel processor - swing in/swing out
Quick KP removalOptional: Crane with remote-controlled electric hoist
HousingStandard KP housing
LubricationGrease
Roll diameter240 mm9.45 in.
Speed differential / Roll speed (lower)32 percentOptional 40 percent
Sorghum, roll teeth number (speed differential)238 (32 percent)
Weight320 kg145 lb
Available KP rollsStandard sawtoothDuraline sawtoothWhole crop
HousingHeavy duty housing with KP roll quick exchange system
LubricationPressurized oil
Roll diameter250 mm9.84 in.
Speed differential / Roll speed (lower)50 percent
Bearing temperature monitoring systemOptional
Sorghum, roll teeth number (speed differential)238 (32 percent)
Available KP rollsDuraline sawtoothDuraline XCutWhole crop XCut
Rotor diameter/housing widthRotor diameter: 560 mm22.86 in.Housing width: 540 mm21.26 in.
Number of blades10
Speed (option)1800 rpm
Rotation, degrees210 degree (angle)
Hydraulic height positionHydraulic raise and lower standardAutomatic spout positioning optional
Double-cap deflectionStandard
Rotary radiator screen cleanerStandard
Automatic lubrication systemAutoLube optional
Engine oil and filter change durationPlus-50ā„¢ II oil: 500 hoursOther oil: 250 hours
With front tires710/70R42
With rear tires620/60R30
Transport length (without header)6.6 m21.7 ft
Transport width (without header)3-3.7 m9.84-12.1 ft
Transport height (to cab roof)3.89 m12.75 ft
Working height (maximum)Height to spout: 6.60 m21.65 ft

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