11-12-2014, 04:23 PM
JD Rotary cutter
Would like to get a new rotary cutter and would like to stay with JD tractor is a 870 with 25 pto is the MX 5 to big for my tractor?
11-12-2014, 07:58 PM
According to John Deere Specs, minimum PTO hp is 25. See specs here https://www.deere.com/en_US/products...s/mx5/mx5.page)[/URL]
Keep in mind that this rated hp is required due to the 2 in diameter cutting capacity. If you are cutting smaller diameter brush, it should require less hp.
Last edited by ridgwel; 11-12-2014 at 08:02 PM.