BC5000 Series Square Balers

MODEL SPECIFICATIONS

 

BC5060

Bale Size:  

Cross section

14x18 in. (36x46 cm)

Length

Adjustable, 12 to 52 in. (31 to 132 cm)
Dimensions: 

Height (max.)

70 in. (178 cm)

Width

110 in. (279 cm)

Length with 3-joint PTO and quarter-turn bale chute 

247 in. (626 cm)
Feed Opening 

 

247 in. (626 cm)
Flow-Action Feeding System: 

Type 

Drive  

Main Drive: 

Flywheel diameter

22 in. (56 cm)

PTO

Three-joint

Protection 

Shearbolt, overrunning and slip clutches

Gearbox

Hypoid with tapered roller bearings; heat-treated alloy steel running in oil
Options 

   

BC5050: two- or three-joint PTO (Cat. IV); hydraulic pickup lift; hydraulic tongue swing; needle slot baffle kit; auxiliary lights; road light kit;

     

wagon hitch and bale loading chute; triple-purpose chute; quarter-turn bale chute; hydraformatic bale tension; ball hitch (BC5070, BC5080 only); replaceable bale chamber,

      

hydraulic doors kit and bale case extension kit (BC5080 only); bale case extension; grass feeder kit; safety chain; two-position hitch;
Plunger: 

Stroke length

30 in. (76.2 cm)

Speed (540 rpm)

93 SPM

Construction

High-strength steel throughout; modified extension is built into the plunger face, eliminating the need for bolt-on extensions
Recommended Transport Speed 

  

20 mph (32 km/h)
Rotary Feeding System: 

Type

Packer fork in combination with two paired rotors

Drive 

Chain from main drive shaft; sealed ball bearings on all shafts
Super-Sweep Pickup: 

Width inside

65 in. (1.65 m)

Width on flare

70 in. (1.8 m)

Number of teeth

110 on five tooth bars

Floating windguard

Eight rods

Drive

V-belt to roller chain to "lost motion" reel drive

Gauge wheel

3.00x12; semi-pneumatic
Tires: 

Flotation (right)

27x9.50-15, 6 PR

(left)

31x13.50-15, 6PR
Tractor Requirement* 

Horsepower (min.)

62 hp (45 kW)

       

Tractor weight must be greater than baler weight; excludes bale thrower.
Tying Mechanisms: 

Type  

Knotter or twister

Protection

Shearbolt

Capacity (twine)

Six balls

(wire)

Four coils
Weight (approximate): 

With three-joint PTO,twine version

3,400 lb. (1542 kg)

With three-joint PTO,wire version

3,536lb. (1603 kg)

See product brochure for full specifications and options.