The C-shaped cutterbar profile provides:
The cam reel design of the 400D Series Draper Platform features:
The hourglass-shaped reel has:
The cam position and reel position are adjustable, enabling the machine settings to be matched with the crop conditions for a trouble-free harvest. The finger release position is easily adjustable to one of four cam positions.
The reel is hydraulically positioned up, down, and fore-aft to allow perfect positioning for gentle yet positive feeding action.
Optional end fingers improve feeding aggressiveness in difficult feeding and cutting conditions with down and tangled crop.
Single span reel:
Double span reel:
The reel is available in five-six- or nine-bat configurations:
The cutterbar design provides excellent visibility across the full range of tilt:
400D Series Draper Platforms offer optional dual gauge wheels with spring suspension:
John Deere 425D, 430D, 435D, and 440D Drapers can windrow out of the center, right, or left ends of the draper with effortless change using the hydraulic deck-shift option.
Hydraulic deck shift option:
Optional left- and right-end swath deflector rods form a space between the windrow and uncut crop to have adequate clearance for the crop divider on the next pass.
Sales, parts, and service support from a local John Deere dealer offers overnight parts delivery and a well-trained support staff.
Slow-speed transport system:
It is a simple four-step process to switch from field to transport:
Platform reverser controls are available for the W155 Self-Propelled Windrower only:
The reverser consists of a valve block and valves, shown in the image above. It is the gold-colored valve block on the right side. It is shown plumbed for a 100A Auger Platform.