BC5000 Series Square Balers

MODEL SPECIFICATIONS

 

BC5050

Bale Size  

Cross section

14 x 18 in. (36 x 46 cm)

Length

Adjustable, 12 to 52 in. (31 to 132 cm)
SuperSweep™ Pickup 

Width inside

65 in. (1.65 m)

Width on flare

70 in. (1.8 m)

Number of tines

88

Number of tine bars

4

Floating Windguard

Eight rods

Drive

V-belt to roller chain to “lost motion” reel drive

Gauge Wheel

3.00 x 12; semi-pneumatic

Hydraulic Pickup Lift

Optional
Bale Chamber 

Feeding System

Flow-Action® Feeder

Number Feed Rotors

Packer Fork

Feed Opening

283 sq. in. (1826 sq. cm)

Standard Density System

Adjustable springs & tension doors

Optional Density System

Bale Case

Standard-Duty
Plunger 

Stroke length

30 in. (76.2 cm)

Speed (540 rpm)

79 SPM

Material

High Strength Steel

Plunger Rail

Standard-Duty
Tying Mechanisms 

Twine knotter

Standard-Duty

Billhook

Standard

Wire twister

Protection

Shearbolt

Twine capacity

4-Twine Ball

Wire capacity

Main Drive 

Flywheel weight

248 lb (112 kg)

PTO

Power-Pivot, Three-joint PTO

PTO Category

Cat. 4

Protection.

Shearbolt, overrunning and slip clutches

Gearbox

Heat-treated hypoid gears on tapered roller bearings running in an oil bath
Flotation Tires 

Right side

25 x 7.0-15, 6PR

Left side

27 x 9.05-15, 6PR
Dimensions 

Height (max.)

58 in. (146 cm)

Width

108 in. (275 cm)

Length (transport less chute)

198 in. (502 cm)

Weight (twine)

3,085 lb (1399 kg)

Weight (wire)

Tractor Requirement* 

Minimum horsepower

35 hp (26 kW)

Minimum weight

Tractor weight must be greater than baler weight; excludes bale thrower

Hydraulic requirement

See product brochure for full specifications and options.