BC5000 Series Square Balers

MODEL SPECIFICATIONS

 

BC5070

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

75 in. (1.9 m)

Width on flare

80 in. (2 m)

Number of tines

156

Number of tine bars

6

Floating Windguard

Thirteen rods

Drive

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

Gauge Wheel

15 x 6.00 x 6; pneumatic

Hydraulic Pickup Lift

Optional
Bale Chamber 

Feeding System

High-Capacity, Rotary Feeding System

Number Feed Rotors

3

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

Heavy-Duty

Billhook

Hardened-Steel

Wire twister

Available

Protection

Shearbolt

Twine capacity

8-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.)

71 in. (180 cm)

Width

120 in. (304 cm)

Length (transport less chute)

205 in. (521 cm)

Weight (twine)

3,715 lb (1685 kg)

Weight (wire)

3,851 lb (1746 kg)
Tractor Requirement* 

Minimum horsepower

75 hp (56 kW)

Minimum weight

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

Hydraulic requirement

See product brochure for full specifications and options.