John Deere CS690

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  • More power to harvest in demanding conditions
  • Round module moisture sensing ensures fiber quality
  • Simpler, more productive harvest with less labor
  • Round module weighing affords expanded capabilities
  • Conserve fiber quality with 360 degrees of protection


Engine John Deere PowerTech PSS™
Horsepower 500 hp
Power Boost 30 hp (530 hp total)
Displacement 13.5 L
Cylinders 6
Turbocharged/After-cooled Yes
Alternator Two 200 amp alternators
Cooling System ---  
Rotary Screen Yes
Ground Level Access to Coolers Yes
Fuel System ---  
Type Direct Injection
Governor Electronic
On Board Diagnostics Yes
Transmission ProDrive™ automatic-shift (AST)
Unit Configuration 606SH, 608SH
1st speed (4WD) 0-9 mph
2nd speed (4WD) 0-9 mph
3rd speed (4WD) 0-9 mph
4th speed (4WD) 0-17 mph
Brakes ---  
Type Multi-disk, wet
Tires: (Two available packages) ---  
Standard Drive Tire 520/85R42 R1W (20.8R42 R1W)
Standard Steering Tire IF580/80R34 R1W
On-Board Module Builder  
Module Shape Round/Cylindrical
Module Dimensions Up to 94-in. diameter X 94-in. wide
Module Weight 4500-5000 lbs estimated
Unload on-the-go Yes
Wrap system carrying capacity 120 portions
Row Units  
Number of Rows 6 or 8
Spacing 30 in., 36 in.
Stripping Units  
Number of Rolls 2 per unit
Roll Type Alternate brush and bat
Roll Length 1016 mm (40 In.)
Brush Diameter 152 mm (6 In.)
Unit Auger Diameter 305 mm (12 In.)
Cross Auger Diameter 305 mm (12 In.)
Stripping Unit Controls Electronic, adjustable response rate, individual row height control and individual raise/lower
Cleaner Speeds (Engine at rated 2100 rpm)  
Top Saw (adjustable) 500-700 rpm
Bottom Saw (adjustable) 432-604 rpm
Tank Capacities (US Gallons)  
Fuel Tank 270
DEF Tank 16
Auxiliary Water Tank 68 gallon
Transport Mode 188-in.
Harvest Mode 209.4-in.
Full Height during module eject 25 ft
Weights (Base Machines 56,100 lbs)  
6-Row 62,000 lbs
8-Row 40 in. 63,000 lbs