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C12F JOHN DEERE CORN HEADS
You cant offer an incredibly powerful and productive combine without delivering front-end equipment that can keep up with it. Thats why we tag-teamed the X Series and S Series with a new lineup of corn heads from 6 rows to 18 rows in both rigid and folding configurations. These corn heads are built to perform exceptionally well in high-yielding corn.
MORE BUSHELS PER HOUR AND MORE ACRES PER DAY WITH LARGER CORN HEADS
You have more acres to harvest, which means starting harvest earlier and sometimes at moisture higher than 32 percent in order to get all your work completed on time. The solution is the larger CF and CR Corn Heads from John Deere. Available in a wide range of row spacings, theyre designed to match the higher capacity of X Series Combines, letting you harvest as many as 253,721 L (7200 bu) per hour and 2,819,126 L (80,000 bu) per day in high-yielding corn. Additionally, you can harvest 26.3 ha (65 acres) more every day with a 16-row corn head compared to a 12-row corn head at the same ground speed.
Cover more acres per hour and put more clean grain in the tank The larger, 48.3-cm (19-in.) auger with increased torque helps you cover more acres per hour than John Deeres current 700C Corn Heads. It also ensures youre never limited by the corn head feeding rate, even with a larger X Series or S700 Combine in high yielding or high-moisture corn. Whats more, you can reduce the pinching of kernels since the auger has a smaller and more consistent gap between the auger flighting and floor compared to the Geringhoff Rota Disc system.
Relax and enjoy worry-free, automated, on-the-go unloading The massive capacity boost of an X Series Combine with a 16-row corn head means youll need to unload it more often than what youre used to, even if you were running an acre-eating S700 Combine with a 12-row head. Take the worry out of on-the-go unloading by choosing Machine Sync, which allows the combine operator to control the movement of the tractor and grain cart to make unloading easier than ever.
AutoTrac Row Sense is the perfect choice whether you harvest 12 rows at a time or 16 The best way to appreciate the excellent capacity of an X Series Combine is with a 16-row corn head. But if you want to run a 12-row head instead (to better match a 24-row planter, for instance), youll still see up to 222,006 L (6,300 bu) per hour with a C12F and X9 1000 Combine, allowing you to realize plenty of extra performance with a cleaner grain tank sample. To achieve this output, you will need to run faster, which will make you appreciate AutoTrac Row Sense even more. Corn heads enabled with AutoTrac RowSense closely follow the rows with less operator effort. In challenging scenarios such as down corn, terraces, or pivots, it works efficiently while taking the stress off the operator.
SPEND MORE TIME HARVESTING YOUR CROP AND LESS TIME MANAGING YOUR HARVEST
The sheer capacity boost youll experience with an X Series or S700 Combine paired with a John Deere CF Corn Head will help you pull a lot more bushels per hour out of your fields. A folding corn head can help reduce the time and effort you currently spend moving between and opening up fields. It eliminates the need for header trailers and running employees back and forth when changing between fields.
Nobody folds or unfolds faster Harvest more acres per day and get home faster with an industry-leading fold cycle time of less than 60 seconds when connected to S700 Combines and approximately 40 seconds with X Series Combines.
Better visibility in tight spaces When folded, the corn head sits 30.5 cm (12 in.) lower, resulting in a 2.5-m (8-ft, 2 in.) improvement in visibility over the 700FC and a 4.4-m (14-ft, 4 in.) improvement in visibility over the Geringhoff Rota Disc system.
Choose the size that fits your operation With additional row-unit configurations up to 18 rows, its easy to match your corn head with your planting widths. Folding corn head widths include a 16R in 50.8-cm, 55.9-cm, or 76.5-cm (20-in., 22-in., or 30-in.) row spacings and an 18R in 50.8-cm or 55.9-cm (20-in. or 22-in.) row spacings to perfectly match the rest of your operation.
Light up fields at night Make it easier to use your corn head at night with light-emitting diode (LED) lighting. Lights located on the end divider tips can help prevent collisions with the grain cart or fence posts. It also helps you re-engage in crop easier at the end rows because you can quickly see where your outer end fender is to make sure youre on the right row. Additionally, LED lights on the back of the corn head illuminate stubble height, making it easier to see how your corn head is performing at night.
ALL-DAY PERFORMANCE IN ALL CROPS AND CONDITIONS WITH JOHN DEERE CORN HEADS
No cornfield is perfect. The John Deere corn head makes the best even better by offering features to help you tackle any field without hesitation, no matter how imperfect the conditions might appear.
Match changes in stalk and cob size throughout the field with on-the-go robust, reliable, and low maintenance (compared to Drago) hydraulic adjustable deck plates.
Quickly harvest less-than-ideal fields Down or leaning crop is no problem with Active End Fenders. They improve harvest in down or flat stalks by letting you maintain a consistent speed without worrying about losing ears. Its a benefit youll notice in the down crop, but it can be equally crucial in standing crop. Plus, Active End Fenders reduce the need to stop and clear crop buildup from the outer row-units.
Decrease harvest loss Longer end fender extensions on rigid and folding corn heads rise higher in the air to help save ears from being tossed over the side. This industry-unique end fender allows the extensions and active end fenders to be installed together while still having the ability to use them independently. On folding corn heads, the end fender extensions will automatically lower when folded.
TREAT RESIDUE LIKE AN ASSET RATHER THAN AN AFTERTHOUGHT
The John Deere CF and CR Corn Heads are built to handle and more effectively use corn residue. You can start managing residue right away during harvest by appropriately sizing and distributing the residue evenly across your field to speed decomposition and improve soil warming to make planting easier and more effective.
Size residue right at the corn head Compare the RowMax Chopping Stalk Rolls to similar competitive models from Calmer and the benefits are easy to see. RowMax Chopping Stalk Rolls provide 30 percent better wear life, consume less power, and keep more trash out of the combine. They also size 50 percent of the residue less than 6-in. (15.2-cm) long, which speeds breakdown and burial without washing or blowing away in the field.
Reduce tire and track wear while increasing trade-in value Minimize tire and track damage with John Deere Stalk Deflectors that are one-fifth the weight of Lankota Stalk Stomper equipment. John Deere-designed and factory-installed Stalk Deflectors are lightweight and directly installed onto the frame. Set behind each row, they fracture corn stubble by pushing it down toward the ground, reducing the chance of damage to the tires and tracks of your combine, as well as any other equipment you take into the field. Not only does it extend the life and increase the trade-in value of your tires, but it also reduces overall maintenance costs.
HARVEST DOWN CROPS WITH CONFIDENCE
AutoPath uses data gathered during the source operation (first pass) to map the location of each crop row. This data is used to create a series of guidance lines for the entire field which precisely follows the crop row, regardless of crop condition. You no longer need to manually create or reuse guidance lines, which can be very difficult when crop is down.
AutoPath guidance lines position the machine accurately to start in the right place. When harvesting down crop, it can be nearly impossible to know where to start operating. AutoPath gives you accurate starting points for opening new fields, even in tough field conditions.
AutoPath guidance lines track crop rows accurately, even when rows are not visible. When operating in the field with down crop, it is disorienting to manually drive the machine. Twisted down crops make it easy for you to move off the proper line, increasing harvest time. AutoPath lines accurately follow crop rows, even when they are not visible.
AutoPath guidance lines allow the operator to focus on other important tasks. Harvesting in down crops can be overwhelming. Dealing with down crops increases the chance of slugging the machine. Unloading on the go is even more challenging in down crops. AutoPath gives you accurate guidance in all conditions, including down crops. This allows you to focus on other important tasks like crop feeding or unloading.
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