John Deere 460R MegaWide™ HC² Premium Round Baler

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460R Premium Round Baler has optional MegaWide™ HC² feed system with Precutter.

  • MegaWide™ HC² feed system with industry-exclusive 5' precut bales
  • ISOBUS Monitor
  • Exclusive DiamondTough™ triple weave belts
  • Driven by Diamond® Chain for superior performance
Manufacturer
John Deere
Category
Balers
Location
Anna, Ohio
Franklin, Indiana
Greenfield, Indiana
Greensburg, Indiana
Greenville, Ohio
Oxford, Ohio
Richmond, Indiana
Rushville, Indiana
Urbana, Ohio
Specs
Key Specs:
Belts-other - width17.8 cm
7 in.
Density controlHydraulic
Bale size indicationElectronic display on monitor
MegaWide Plus pickup - Number of regular teeth96
MegaWide Plus pickup - Number of mega teeth16
High-capacity pickup - Number of middle teeth120
High-capacity pickup - Number of mega teethEight
Bale:
SizeDiameter
81 - 183 cm
32 - 72 in.
Width
117 cm
46 in.
1.2 x 1.8 m
4 x 6 ft
WeightFull-size bale in dry crop
748 kg
1,650 lb
Max. allowable for silage bale
998 kg
2,200 lb
Baler:
WeightShipping dry - 2,950 kg
6,500 lb
Shipping precutter - 3,930 kg
8,665 lb
LengthGate closed
371 cm
146 in.
Gate open
475 cm
187 in.
HeightGate closed
279 cm
110 in.
Gate open
368 cm
145 in.
WidthWith standard tires
226 cm
89 in.
With opt. tires (Hi-Flotation)
244 cm
96 in.
Bale forming:
Belts-otherNumber
Six
Width
17.8 cm
7 in.
Texture
Diamond Tread friction surface belts
DiamondTough, triple-weave, single-ply belts
Density controlHydraulic
Bale size indicationElectronic display on monitor
MegaWide Plus pickup:
WidthInside
155 cm
61 in.
Flare
180 cm
71 in.
Number of regular teeth96
Number of mega teeth16
Gauge wheelsSemi-pneumatic
High-capacity pickup:
TypeMegaWide High Capacity and Cutting (HC
WidthInside
196 cm
77 in.
Flare
221 cm
87 in.
Number of middle teeth120
Number of mega teethEight
Gauge wheelsSemi-pneumatic
Stripper diameter25.4 cm
10 in.
Wrapping system:
ControlAutomatic to preset to bale size
TypeStandard
Electric
Twine armsTwo
Twine ball capacityEight
Monitor:
Monitor console for tractorISOBUS
Gate closedSymbol on monitor
Bale formingISOBUS
Bale sizeMechanical and digital
Near full baleAudible, adjustable alert
Full baleAudible, adjustable alert
Twine arm position IndicatorMechanical
Auto wrapActivates when bale reaches preset size
Oversize baleYes, audible and mechanical alerts
Tire size:
StandardPremium - XL high-flotation 21.5L-16.1, 8 PR
Driveline:
Drive protectionPremium - cut out clutch
PTO speed540 or 1,000 rpm
TypeConstant-velocity (CV)
PTO lockback collar on tractor hookupYes
PTO 60-degree free rotationYes
Tractor Requirements:
Minimum PTODry Hay and Silage - 48 kW
65 hp
MegaWide HC kW
85 hp
Hydraulic SCV valvesOne tractor selective control valve (SCV) is required when baler is equipped with electric twine wrap.
Two tractor SCVs are required when baler is equipped with hydraulic twine wrap.
Three tractor SCVs are required when baler is equipped with hydraulic twine wrap and a hydraulic pickup lift.
Additional information:
Date collected14-February-2018