John Deere 1870

JD1870

Air Hoe Drills

 

  • Depth control
  • Avoid overlaps and skips
  • Connecting hydraulics to the tractor
  • Blockage warning systems can save skips in field
Manufacturer John Deere
Model 1870 Air Hoe Drill
Dimensions  
Road clearance with sweep  27 cm 
   10.6 in. 
Transport width  5.82 m 
   19 ft 
Nominal mainframe width (between wing-fold pivots)  5.65 m 
   18.5 ft 
Number of seed openers  40  
Spacing and width #1  Shank spacing - 30; row spacing - 23 cm 
   Shank spacing - 12; row spacing - 9 in. 
Working width  12.2 m 
   40 ft 
Transport height with harrow  ---  
Transport height without harrow  5.5 m 
   18 ft 
Minimum temporary height reduction with sweeps  ---  
Nominal inner wing width (between wing-fold pivots)  ---  
Weight  9535 kg 
   21,020 lb 
Spacing and width #2  Shank spacing - 30; row spacing - 23 cm 
   Shank spacing - 12; row spacing - 9 in. 
Working width  17.1 m 
   56 ft 
Transport height with harrow  ---  
Transport height without harrow  5.5 m 
   18 ft 
Minimum temporary height reduction with sweeps  ---  
Nominal inner wing width (between wing-fold pivots)  3.51 m 
   11.5 ft 
Weight  13600 kg 
   30,000 lb 
Spacing and width #3  ---  
Working width  ---  
Transport height with harrow  ---  
Transport height without harrow  ---  
Minimum temporary height reduction with sweeps  ---  
Nominal inner wing width (between wing-fold pivots)  ---  
Weight  ---  
Spacing and width #4  ---  
Working width  ---  
Transport height with harrow  ---  
Transport height without harrow  ---  
Minimum temporary height reduction with sweeps  ---  
Nominal inner wing width (between wing-fold pivots)  ---  
Weight  ---  
Spacing and width #5  ---  
Working width  ---  
Transport height with harrow  ---  
Transport height without harrow  ---  
Minimum temporary height reduction with sweeps  ---  
Nominal inner wing width (between wing-fold pivots)  ---  
Weight  ---  
Spacing and width #6  ---  
Working width  ---  
Transport height with harrow  ---  
Transport height without harrow  ---  
Minimum temporary height reduction with sweeps  ---  
Nominal inner wing width (between wing-fold pivots)  ---  
Weight  ---  
Spacing and width #7  ---  
Working width  ---  
Transport height with harrow  ---  
Transport height without harrow  ---  
Minimum temporary height reduction with sweeps  ---  
Nominal inner wing width (between wing-fold pivots)  ---  
Weight  ---  
Spacing and width #8  ---  
Working width  ---  
Transport height with harrow  ---  
Transport height without harrow  ---  
Minimum temporary height reduction with sweeps  ---  
Nominal inner wing width (between wing-fold pivots)  ---  
Weight  ---  
Spacing and width #9  ---  
Working width  ---  
Transport height with harrow  ---  
Transport height without harrow  ---  
Minimum temporary height reduction with sweeps  ---  
Nominal inner wing width (between wing-fold pivots)  ---  
Weight  ---  
Spacing and width #10  ---  
Working width  ---  
Transport height with harrow  ---  
Transport height without harrow  ---  
Minimum temporary height reduction with sweeps  ---  
Nominal inner wing width (between wing-fold pivots)  ---  
Weight  ---  
Spacing and width #11  ---  
Working width  ---  
Transport height with harrow  ---  
Transport height without harrow  ---  
Minimum temporary height reduction with sweeps  ---  
Nominal inner wing width (between wing-fold pivots)  ---  
Weight  ---  
Spacing and width #12  ---  
Working width  ---  
Transport height with harrow  ---  
Transport height without harrow  ---  
Minimum temporary height reduction with sweeps  ---  
Nominal inner wing width (between wing-fold pivots)  ---  
Weight  ---  
Spacing and width #13  ---  
Working width  ---  
Transport height with harrow  ---  
Transport height without harrow  ---  
Minimum temporary height reductions with sweeps  ---  
Nominal inner wing width (between wing-fold pivots)  ---  
Weight  ---  
Spacing and width #14  Spacing - 12 in. 
   Width - 40 ft 
Working width  12.19 m 
   40 ft 
Transport height with harrow  ---  
Transport height without harrow  5.49 m 
   17.6 ft 
Minimum temporary height reduction with sweeps  ---  
Nominal inner wing width (between wing-fold pivots)  ---  
Weight  7838 kg 
   17,280 lb 
Spacing and width #15  Spacing - 12 in. 
   Width - 56 ft 
Working width  17.07 m 
   56 ft 
Transport height with harrow  ---  
Transport height without harrow  5.49 m 
   15.8 ft 
Minimum temporary height reduction with sweeps  ---  
Nominal inner wing width (between wing-fold pivots)  ---  
Weight  11,512.17 kg 
   25,380 lb 
Spacing and width #16  ---  
Working width  ---  
Transport height with harrow  ---  
Transport height without harrow  ---  
Minimum temporary height reduction with sweeps  ---  
Nominal inner wing width (between wing-fold pivots)  ---  
Weight  ---  
Spacing and width #17  ---  
Working width  ---  
Transport height with harrow  ---  
Transport height without harrow  ---  
Minimum temporary height reduction with sweeps  ---  
Nominal inner wing width (between wing-fold pivots)  ---  
Weight  ---  
Spacing and width #18  ---  
Working width  ---  
Transport height with harrow  ---  
Transport height without harrow  ---  
Minimum temporary height reduction with sweeps  ---  
Nominal inner wing width (between wing-fold pivots)  ---  
Weight  ---  
Spacing and width #19  ---  
Working width  ---  
Transport height with harrow  ---  
Transport height without harrow  ---  
Minimum temporary height reduction with sweeps  ---  
Normal inner wing width (between wing-fold pivots)  ---  
Weight  ---  
Seed Opener  
Type #1  Paired row  
Spacing  9 in. 
Dimensions  ---  
Trip force  50 - 120 lb 
Type #2  Side Band  
Spacing  12 in. 
Dimensions  ---  
Trip force  50 - 120 lb 
Type #3  ---  
Spacing  ---  
Dimensions  ---  
Trip force  ---  
Penetration force  ---  
C-shank  ---  
Spring cushion hoe  ---  
Underframe clearance  ---  
Fertilizer Opener  
Type #1  Hydraulic Precision Depth Control  
Spacing  12 in. 
Blade size  ---  
Fertilizer compatibility  Anhydrous, liquid, dry  
Type #2  ---  
Spacing  ---  
Blade size  ---  
Fertilizer compatibility  ---  
Mainframe  
Centerframe width  ---  
Cross members  ---  
End tubes  ---  
Hitch  ---  
Hitch category  ---  
Seeding tool depth control  ---  
Mainframe and wing flexibility  ---  
Fore-Aft Dimensions  
Length  ---  
Hitch pin to rear of transport wheels  ---  
Lateral frame clearance, opener to opener  91 cm 
   36 in. 
Fore-aft frame clearance between ranks  127 cm 
   50 in. 
Front of front cross member to front of rear cross member (4 ranks)  ---  
Harrow  
Type  ---  
Press Wheels  
Size  16 in. 
Steel  ---  
Semi-pneumatic  3.5 x 16 (20 - 250 lb. trip force)  
Pneumatic  ---  
Split  ---  
Tires  
Tire specifications  11R-22.5 Radial  
Tractor Hydraulic Requirements  
Minimum SCVs  Three for 1870; one for 1910 Cart  
Tractor hydraulic circuit requirements  One selective control (SCV) for frame lift; one SCV for accumulator; one SCV for wing fold; one selective control valve for setting accumulator pressures  
Tractor hydraulic pressure requirement  3000 psi 
Tractor Horsepower Requirements  
34-ft.  ---  
41-ft.  275 (40-ft.) hp 
50-ft.  ---  
57-ft.  350 (56-ft.) hp 
61-ft.  ---  
Warning Lights  
Standard  Yes  
Freight  
F.O.B.  Valley City, North Dakota  
Tractor Compatibility  
On-line compatibility guide  ---  
Date collected    

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