John Deere 469 Premium Round Baler

Studio image of 469 Premium Baler

The 469 Premium Round Baler produces bales 4-ft wide and up to 6-ft tall, with a maximum dry weight of 1650 lb.

  • ISOBUS monitor
  • MegaWide™ Plus pickups
  • Exclusive DiamondTough™ belts with plate-type splices
  • Driven by Diamond® Chain for superior performance
John Deere
Hay and Forage Equipment
Anna, Ohio
Franklin, Indiana
Greenfield, Indiana
Greensburg, Indiana
Greenville, Ohio
Oxford, Ohio
Richmond, Indiana
Rushville, Indiana
Urbana, Ohio
Size Diameter
81 to 183 cm
32 to 72 in.Width
117 cm
46 in.
Weight Full-size bale in dry crop
748 kg
1,650 lbMax. allowable for silage bale
998 kg
2,200 lb
Base weight 1,889 kg
4,165 lb
Weight* With 31.5x15 tires: 2,597 kg
5,725 lb
Length Gate closed
371 cm
146 in.Gate open
475 cm
187 in.
Height Gate closed
279 cm
110 in.Gate open
368 cm
145 in.
Width With standard tires
244 cm
96 in.With opt. tires (Hi-Flotation)
295 cm
116 in.
Bale forming:
Forming chamber Variable
Belts-other Number
6 beltsStrength
Triple weaveWidth
17.8 cm
7 in.Length, regular
Two: 1,334 cm
525 in.Length, staggered
Four: 1,348 cm
531 in.Fabric
Diamond tough triple weaveTexture
Diamond tread
Enclosed % of bale surface 91 percent
Belt splices Plate-type splices
Density control Adjustable hydraulic, isolated from tractor
Bale size indication Electronic display on monitor
Mega wide pickup:
Width Inside
155 cm
61 in.Flare
180 cm
71 in.
Drive Roller chain with slip clutch
Bars 4
Number of regular teeth 80
Number of mega teeth 16
Tooth spacing 6.6 cm
2.6 in.
Lift control Crank standard
Hydraulic optional
Gauge wheels Semi-pneumatic standard
Stripper diameter 25.4 cm
10 in.
Wrapping system:
Control Automatic
Type Standard
Twine arms 2
Twine ball capacity 8
Monitor console for tractor ISOBUS Monitor
Gate closed Symbol on monitor
Bale forming Bar graphs
Bale size Mechanical and digital
Near full bale Audible alarm and symbol
Full bale Audible alarm and symbol
Twine arm position Indicator Mechanical
Auto wrap Yes
Oversize bale Audible alarm and symbol
Surface wrap:
Available Cover edge optional
Tire size:
Standard 21.5x16.1, 10-ply
Drive protection Cam clutch
PTO speed 540 or 1,000 rpm
Type Constant velocity; category 4: 540 rpm
Constant velocity; category 5: 1,000 rpm
PTO lockback collar on tractor hookup Yes
PTO 60-degree free rotation Yes
Tractor Requirements:
Minimum PTO 48 kW
65 hp
Hydraulic SCV valves 1
Silage baler features:
Starter roll scraper Optional
Powered scraping auger Optional