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Green machines dominate equipment auction

Green machines dominate equipment auction

The top five items sold on Dec. 14 were pieces of John Deere machinery Auction Report

A Dec. 14 BigIron auction had buyers spending and seeing green as the five pieces of equipment to receive the highest bids that day were painted with John Deere’s shade of green.

Out of the 3,233 items sold that day, a John Deere tractor sold for the highest price.

The 2014 John Deere 8345R from Plainview, Neb., sold for US$263,000 (CAD$360,075) to a buyer from Iowa after 232 bids.

Specs: 2,812 hours, 345 HP, John Deere 9.0L 6 Cyl Turbo Diesel Engine, IVT Full PowerShift Transmission, Large 1000 PTO, ILS Front Axle, Front & Rear Duals, Rear Inner & Outer Weights, Clevis Drawbar Hitch, 3 Point With Quick Hitch, 5 Sets Of Remotes, 16 Suitcase Weights, John Deere 4600 Monitor, Section Control, Auto Guide, Command View III Cab, Trainers Seat, Heat/AC, Stereo, Front Tires: 380/85R38, Rear Tires: 480/80R50.

A 2017 John Deere S670 2WD combine from Plainview, Neb. sold for US$239,000 (CAD$327,189) to a buyer from Iowa after 204 bids.

Specs: 1,594 engine hours, 1,107 separator hours, JD 9.0L 500 Hp 6 Cylinder Turbo-diesel Engine, Pro Drive Transmission, Lateral Tilt Feeder House, Power Tail Boards, Chaff Spreader, Power Folding Hopper, Long Unload Auger, Green Star Auto Steer Ready, Single Point Header Hook-up, LED Lighting, AC & Heat, AM/FM Radio, Tilt Wheel, Suspension Seat, Buddy Seat, Firestone Front Tires, Firestone Radial Traction DT 600/70R28 Rear Tires.

A 2019 John Deere S780 combine from Montezuma, Kan., sold for US$209,700 (CAD$287,169) to a buyer from the same state after 148 bids.

Specs: 1,848 engine hours, 1,455 separator hours, 13.5L 6cyl John Deere, 2 Speed, Variable Speed Header Drive, Lateral Header Tilt, Hydraulic Fore/Aft Reel Adjustment, Single Point Hookup, STS Rotor, Round Bar Concaves, Electric Concave Adjustment, Electric Sieve And Chaffer Adjustment, Extended Wear Package, Rotary Chopper, Straw Spreader, 400bu Bin Extensions, 28.5’ Unloading Auger Length, 2WD, Differential Lock, 580/85R42 Front Tires, 750/65R26 Rear Tires, Duals, Electrical Adjustable And Heated Mirrors, Air Suspension Operator Seat, Guidance Ready, Green Star 4000, Fridge, Operator's Manual, 330 Gal Fuel, Wheat Concave.

A 2017 John Deere 1775 24R30 planter from Plainview, Neb., sold for US$196,250 (CAD$268,761) to a buyer from the same state after 454 bids.

Specs: 11,608 acreage count, 2 Point Hitch, Power Folding, 24 Rows, 30" Spacing, Poly Primary Tank, Hydraulic Drive, Vacuum Meter, Corn Discs, Bean Discs, Air Down Force, Folding Markers, Operator's Manual, 450 Gallon Fertilizer, Sunco Row Openers, 11-22.5 Tires.

2017 John Deere planter

A 2010 John Deere 8270R MFWD tractor from Colon, Neb., sold for US$190,250 (CAD$260,569) to a buyer from Iowa after 442 bids.

Specs: 3,618 hours, John Deere 9.0L, 6-Cyl Turbocharged Diesel Engine, 270Hp, Water Cooled, Differential Lock, John Deere 16-Speed Full Powershift Transmission, 16F/4R Gears, AutoTrac Ready, Plug & Play Cab, Large 1000 PTO, (5) SCV’s W/ Case Drain, 60GPM Hydraulic Pump, Remote 3-Pt Control, JD Quick Attach Cat-3 3-Point Hitch, Drawbar Hitch W/ Hammerstrap, JD Active Operators Seat, Buddy Seat, Heat/AC, Premium Radio Package W/ AM/FM/MP3/CD/Aux/USB/XM/BT Radio, Sun Shade, HID Lights, Electric Mirrors, JD Toolbox, 180 Gallon Fuel Capacity, Block Heater, Front Fenders, Rear Duals, Inner Rear Wheel Weights 1400Lbs Ea, (12) Front Mounted Suitcase Weights, Operators Manual, Michelin Agribib 2 380/80R38 Front Tires, Michelin Agribib 480/80R50 Rear Tires & Duals.

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