BC5000 Series Square Balers

MODEL SPECIFICATIONS

 

BC5060

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

110

Number of tine bars

5

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

High-Capacity, Rotary Feeding System

Number Feed Rotors

2

Packer Fork

Standard - Adjustable

Feed Opening

283 sq. in. (1826 sq. cm)

Standard Density System

Adjustable springs & tension doors

Optional Density System

2-way Hydroformatic & tension doors

Bale Case

Standard-Duty
Plunger 

Stroke length

30 in. (76.2 cm)

Speed (540 rpm)

93 SPM

Material

High Strength Steel

Plunger Rail

Standard-Duty
Tying Mechanisms 

Twine knotter

Standard-Duty

Billhook

Standard

Wire twister

Available

Protection

Shearbolt

Twine capacity

6-Twine Ball

Wire capacity

4-Wire Coil
Main Drive 

Flywheel weight

248 lb (112 kg)

PTO

Power-Pivot, Three-joint PTO

PTO Category

Cat. 6 HD

Protection.

Shearbolt, overrunning and slip clutches

Gearbox

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

Right side

27 x 9.5-15, 6PR

Left side

31 x 13.50-15, 6PR
Dimensions 

Height (max.)

70 in. (178 cm)

Width

110 in. (279 cm)

Length (transport less chute)

205 in. (521 cm)

Weight (twine)

3,400 lb (1542 kg)

Weight (wire)

3,536 lb (1603 kg)
Tractor Requirement* 

Minimum horsepower

62 hp (45 kW)

Minimum weight

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

Hydraulic requirement

See product brochure for full specifications and options.