John Deere 348 Square Baler

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348 Square Balers Hay and Forage Equipment from John Deere. Learn more about the features, specifications, and more for the 348 Square Balers Hay and Forage Equipment.

  • Adjustable hay compressor
  • Hydraulic bale tension available
  • Large windrow capacity
  • Automatic lockout
Key Specs:
Minimum PTO 26 kW
35 PTO hp
Pickup width 187.9 cm
74 in.
Bale size Height x width
36x46 cm
14x18 in.
Length
30.5 to 127 cm
12 to 50 in.
Adjustable Hydraulic Bale Density Optional
Plunger - Strokes/minute 93 spm
Bale size:
Height x width 36 x 46 cm
14 x 18 in.
Length 30.5 to 127 cm
12 to 50 in.
Pickup:
Pickup width 187.9 cm
74 in.
Tooth bars/teeth 6 bars, 156 teeth
Lift control Crank (hydraulic optional)
Pickup diameter 49.5 cm
19.5 in.
Auger:
Diameter 41 cm
16 in.
Length 154.9 cm
61 in.
Plunger:
Strokes/minute 93 spm
Typing mechanism:
No. of knotters 2
Twine capacity 8
Twine type Plastic or sisal
Central lube system Optional
Wire ball capacity 4
Baler dimensions:
Length w/ long tongue 576.5 cm
227 in.
Width 274.3 cm
108 in.
Height 170.2 cm
67 in.
Weight empty 1411 kg
3110 lb
Tractor requirements:
PTO speed 540 rpm
Minimum PTO 26 kW
35 PTO hp
Drive mechanism:
Driveline Equal angle 3 joint category 4
Optional driveline Equal angle 3 joint category 5
Pickup Belt
Plunger Gear and shaft
Knotters Gear and shaft
Feeder forks Gear and shaft
Drivetrain protection:
Pickup Belt slip
Needles Shear bolt/plunger head stop
Knotters Shear bolt
Tires:
RH Standard tire size 26x12.0-12, 4 ply
LH Standard tire size 11L-14, 6 ply
Gauge Wheels 1 optional
Pickup Gauge Wheels Tires Size 16.5x6.50-8
Lights:
Work Optional
Density Control System:
Adjustable Bale Density Mechanical crank
Adjustable Hydraulic Bale Density Optional
Bale Ejector:
Available Optional
Bale Chute:
Short chute Optional
Long chute Optional
Side bale drop chute Optional
Wagon hitch Optional