Case IH RD163

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  • Cutting Width

    16.1 - 19.3 ft

  • Cutting Height

    0.7 - 3.5 in

  • Discs

    10 or 12

  • Max. Disc Speed

    2,500 RPM

Disc Modules: Rugged and Easy Service, Repair or Replacement

  • Individually sealed bearings , gears and lubricant – damage or contamination to one disc doesn't spread to another
  • Complete gear lubrication , even when cutting on slopes or at an angle
  • Austempered discs for extra hardness and durability in punishing conditions
  • A protective liner in the hood helps reduce rock damage
  • Heavy-duty gears and cross shafts

Shock Protection System

  • Protects key disc module drive componentswhen a disc encounters a field obstacle
  • Easier in-field repairs
  • Dramaticallyreduces downtime
  • Lower replacement-part cost
  • Standard on all rotary disc header models


Heavy Duty Knives

  • Standard quick-change knives make changing or reversing knives fast and convenient
  • One-bolt knives that are reversible for twice the cutting life
  • A knife speed of 187 mph (301 kph)
  • A cutterbar angle that adjusts hydraulically from 2–10 degrees below horizontal using the in-cab switch
  • Knife angles available from 7 to 18 degrees to meet varying crop conditions


​​​Quick Specs​

Cutting Width:16 ft (4.9 m)
Minimum Cutting Height: 0.70 in (18 mm)
Number of Discs: 10