John Deere DB80 48Row20

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  • 80-ft. toolbar with 48 rows on 20-in. spacing
  • Available in mini-hopper, 1.6-bu., or 3-bu. MaxEmerge™ 5 row unit
  • Requires a minimum 350-hp tractor equipped with Category 4 drawbar


Manufacturer John Deere
Model DB80 48Row20
Rows and Row Spacing  
Number of rows  48  
Row spacing  20 in. 
Fold configuration  Front fold  
Frame tube size  17.8 x 17.8 cm 
   7 x 7 in. 
Fold-and-go from tractor cab  Base  
Flexibility  3-section flex-frame; wing 15 degrees up and down  
Base  Drawbar  
Optional  ---  
Rear hitch  Optional  
Lift System  
Type  Electrohydraulic series rephasing cylinder w/center section drop axle  
Number of cylinders  5  
Base  (4) 31-13.5x15  
Optional  NA  
Quantity  8  
Row Units  
Type  ---  
Opener  ---  
Depth gauging  (2) semi-pneumatic wheels - 4 1/2 x 16 in. 
Adjustment  T-handle 1/4 to 4 with 1/4 increments in. 
Walking wheels  Optional  
Row unit seed hoppers  ---  
Capacity  Mini hoppers - 1/16 bu 
Material  Plastic  
Row unit down force  Base equipment  
Non-adjustable (4 springs)  ---  
Adjustable heavy-duty  ---  
Pneumatic  Base, Infinitely adjustable to 400 lb 
Scrapers, opener blades  Optional  
Plastic rotary  NA  
Steel straight blade  Optional  
Heavy-duty  Optional  
Seed tube sensors  Base equipment  
Base  ---  
Optional  ---  
Seed Meters  
Base  Vacuum  
Optional  NA  
Finger pickup  NA  
Radial bean meter  NA  
Central Commodity System  Optional  
Seed capacity  100 bu 
Drive System  
Base  3-motor hydraulic variable rate drive  
Optional  NA  
Number of drive wheels  NA  
Drive wheel disconnect  NA  
Counter shaft  7/8 hex in. 
Drill shaft  7/8 hex in. 
Seed transmission  Frame-mounted  
Transmission combinations  Electrohydraulic, on-demand adjustment  
Type  Tri-fold  
Control  Independent  
Base  Independent  
Optional  NA  
Marker disk  Notched w/depth gauging band - 16 in. 
Base  Notched - 16 in. 
Optional  NA  
Shear bolt protection  NA  
Less marker option  Optional  
Closing System  
Rubber tire closing system  Base  
Wheel  (2) rubber tires w/nylon wheel - 1 x 12 in. 
Position  In-line or staggered  
Adjustment  T-handle  
Down force  5-position  
Alignment  Adjustable  
Cast iron closing system  Optional  
Wheel  (2) cast iron wheel - 1 x 12 in. 
Position  In-line or staggered  
Adjustment  T-handle  
Herbicide and Insecticide  
Insecticide only hopper  NA  
Herbicide only hopper  NA  
Insecticide and herbicide hopper  NA  
Liquid Insecticide System  
System available  ---  
Tank capacity  ---  
Seed Monitor System  
Base  ---  
Optional  ---  
Tillage Attachments  
Unit-mounted coulter  NA  
Frame-mounted coulter  NA  
Bubble blade  NA  
.63-in. fluted blade (25 flutes)  ---  
.7-in. fluted blade (13 flutes)  ---  
1-in. fluted blade (8 flutes)  ---  
Row tillage support hanger  NA  
Tine tooth  ---  
Cons. furrower w/ leading cutout blade  NA  
V-wing bed sweeps  NA  
Row cleaner  NA  
Row cleaner - unit-mounted coulter  NA  
Row cleaner - unit-mounted DD fert. opener  NA  
Onboard / towed / tractor tanks  NA  
Tank capacity  NA  
Fixed-rate application  NA  
Variable-rate application  NA  
Pump type  NA  
Pump rate  NA  
Fertilizer opener type  NA  
Frame-mounted  NA  
Unit-mounted  NA  
Flow divider distribution system  NA  
Pressure manifold distribution system  NA  
Dry fertilizer  NA  
Number of hoppers  NA  
Hopper capacity  NA  
Transport width (with markers)  4.9 m 
   16 ft 
Transport width (without markers)  ---  
Transport length  15.2 m 
   50 ft 
Transport height  3.7 m 
   12 ft 
Transport weight  15,876 kg 
   35,000 lb 
Transport underframe clearance  66 cm 
   26 in. 
Field operation width  ---  
Field operation length  ---  
Ag Management Solutions  
Map-based seeding  Optional  
Field documentation  Optional  
Parallel tracking  Optional  
Additional Information  
Recommended tractor horsepower  280 hp 
Recommended tractor hydraulics  6 SCVs w/2250 psi operating  
Warranty length  1 year  
Date collected  ---