Rotary Cutters

MX5 rotary cutter attached to tractor in a field

Superior Cutting Performance

John Deere and Frontier™ offer 19 different rotary cutter models and we'll help you determine the right one for your tractor, your mowing challenges and your budget.

ModelWorking WidthPTO HPHitch Category

48 in. (121.9 cm)

18 – 45 hp (13.4 – 33.6 kW)

Cat. 1 & Cat.2

60 in. (152.4 cm)

20 – 65 hp (14.9 – 48.5 kW)

Cat. 1 & Cat.2

60 in. (152.4 cm)

20 – 65 hp (14.9 – 48.5 kW)

Cat. 1 & Cat.2

72 in. (182.9 cm)

25 – 65 hp (18.6 – 48.5 kW)

Cat. 1 & Cat.2

72 in. (182.9 cm)

25 – 65 hp (18.6 – 48.5 kW)

Cat. 1 & Cat. 2

84 in. (213.4 cm)

45 – 90 hp (33.6 – 67.1 kW)

Cat. 2

84 in. (213.4 cm)

45 – 90 hp (33.6 – 67.1 kW)

Cat. 2 or 3N>

8 ft. (2.5 m)

50 hp (37 kW)

Cat. 2, 3 or 3N

10 ft. 6 in. (3.2 m)

60 hp (45 kW)

Cat. 2, 3 or 3N

ModelWorking WidthPTO HPHitch Category

6 ft. (1.8 m)

40 hp (30 kW)

Lift type: 2 or 3N

7 ft. (2.1 m)

45 hp (34 kW)

Lift type: 2 or 3N

10 ft. 6 in. (3.2 m)

Lift-type: 80 hp (60 kw)
Pull-type: 50 hp (37 kW)

Lift type: 2, 3 or 3N

13 ft. 9 in. (4.2 m)

Lift-type: 90 hp (67 kw)
Pull-type: 60 hp (45 kW)

Lift type: 2, 3 or 3N

15 ft. (4.6 m)

50 hp (37.5 kW)

Pull-type, self-level

15 ft. (4.6 m)

55 hp (41 kW)

Standard, self-level

15 ft. (4.6 m)

55 hp (41 kW)

Ball-type, self-level

20 ft. (6.1 m)

75 hp (56 kW)

Standard, self-level

John Deere CX20

75 hp (56 kW)

Ball-type, self-level

studo shot of rotary cutter deck

Double-deck Design

The patented double-deck design provides superior frame strength and reduces deck rust.

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MaxFlow Cutting Chamber

The MaxFlow Cutter Chamber collects and distributes cuttings evenly.

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Front and Rear Safety Chains

Front and rear safety chains are standard equipment on all John Deere Rotary Cutters.

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Hydraulic Height Adjustment System

Hydraulic height adjustment system comes standard on all flex-wing models. The swing away parking stand makes raising and lowering the cutter safe and easy.

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Greaseable Wing-frame Hinges

Forged-steel hinge segments with grease fittings prevent wings from seizing.

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Suction Blades

Standard suction blades provide additional lift action for picking up downed material.