Windrowers and Platforms

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500D Draper Platforms

The 500D Draper Platforms are built for high-performance reliability, even in muddy conditions. With three widths from 25- to 36-feet, the 500D is compatible with both the W235 and W260 Windrowers and can be interchanged with a rotary head on both traction units in 30 minutes or less, which means you can harvest both small grains and hay with one windrower.

The 400D Draper Platforms are available in 15-, 20-, 25-, 30-, 35-, and 40-ft widths with many options to improve performance for varying crop conditions and customer needs. These machines are designed to cut well on and off the ground. They also have a very strong reel to feed uniformly.

With the 994, 995 and 500R Rotary Platforms, your W200 Series Windrowers can deliver a quality cut and even windrows every time. On the new 500R, a new design converges more crop toward the center of the windrow for consistently even windrow formation. This reduces your dry down time without compromising cut quality.

ModelHPDraper PlatformsAuger PlatformsRotary Platforms

155

160A, 160A Grass Seed, 180A

N/A

235

N/A

260

N/A

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Integrated AutoTrac™

The W200 Series Self-Propelled Windrowers feature a fully-integrated AutoTrac steering system.  This increased accuracy and control allows for faster operating speeds. Integrated AutoTrac on the W200 Series can run up to 27.4 km/h (17 mph) if conditions allow.

W200 Traction Unit

Constant Header Speed

The W200 Traction Units feature constant header speed for a consistent cut quality and uniform windrow formation throughout varying crop conditions and terrain changes.

rotary heads

Consistent Dry Down

Varying crop types require different conditioners to deliver maximum performance and optimal dry down. John Deere Rotary Heads offer four conditioner choices: impeller, urethane rolls, V-10 steel conditioning rolls, and Tri-Lobe™ steel conditioning rolls.

500D Draper Platforms

Higher Productivity with Center-Driven Belts

The 500D Draper Platforms feature center belt drives. Center belt drives deliver increased torque, enabling greater productivity with minimal belt slippage and increased performance in heavy crop conditions.

Narrow Draper Transport

Narrow Draper Transport

With the W155, you can transport wide draper platforms with ease and control using the ballast box and 400D with an integrated transport system.

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Effortlessly Clear Plugs

An optional reverser is available on the W155. Activate it from the operator station to clear the platform of plugs.

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