John Deere 559 Silage Special

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The 559 Silage Special Round Baler produces bales 5-ft wide and up to 5-ft tall with a maximum bale wet weight of 1750 lb.

  • BaleTrak™ Pro monitor-controller
  • MegaWide™ Plus pickup with MegaTough™ pickup teeth
  • Exclusive DiamondTough™ belts with plate-type splices
  • Exclusive COVER-EDGE™ surface wrap option
Bale:
SizeDiameter
89 to 152 cm
35 to 60 in.
Width
157 cm
62 in.
WeightFull-size bale in dry crop
658 kg
1,450 lb
Max. allowable for silage bale
794 kg
1,750 lb
Baler:
Base weight1,955 kg
4,310 lb
Weight*
LengthGate closed
361 cm
142 in.
Gate open
455 cm
179 in.
HeightGate closed
260 cm
102 in.
Gate open
325 cm
128 in.
WidthWith standard tires
267 cm
105 in.
With opt. tires (Hi-Flotation)
285 cm
112 in.
Bale forming:
Forming chamberVariable
Belts-otherNumber
Eight belts
Strength
Triple weave
Width
17.8 cm
7 in.
Length, regular
Four: 1,171 cm
461 in.
Length, staggered
Four: 1,185 cm
466.5 in.
Fabric
Diamond tough triple weave
Texture
Diamond tread
Enclosed % of bale surface91 percent
Belt splicesPlate-type
Density controlHydraulic, isolated from tractor
Bale size indicationElectronic display on monitor
Regular pickup:
WidthInside
156 cm
62 in.
Flare
180 cm
71 in.
DriveRoller chain with V-belt
BarsFour
Number of teeth96
Tooth spacing6.6 cm
2.6 in.
Lift controlCrank standard
Hydraulic optional
Gauge wheelsOptional
Stripper diameter25.4 cm
10 in.
Mega wide pickup:
WidthInside
196 cm
77 in.
Flare
221 cm
87 in.
DriveRoller chain with slip clutch
BarsFour
Number of regular teeth120
Number of mega teethEight
Tooth spacing6.6 cm
2.6 in.
Lift controlCrank standard
Hydraulic optional
Gauge wheelsSemi-pneumatic standard
Stripper diameter25.4 cm
10 in.
Mega tooth pickup:
Width
Wrapping system:
ControlAutomatic to preset bale size
TypeStandard
Electric
Twine armsTwo
Twine ball capacitySix
Monitor:
Monitor console for tractorBaleTrak Pro
Gate closedSymbol on monitor
Bale formingBar graphs
Bale sizeMechanical and digital
Near full baleAudible alarm and symbol
Full baleAudible, indicator display
Twine arm position IndicatorMechanical
Auto wrapStandard
Oversize baleAudible, indicator display
Surface wrap:
AvailableCover edge optional
Tire size:
Standard14L-16.1, 8-ply
Optional21.5Lx16.1, 10-ply
Driveline:
Drive protectionSlip clutch
PTO speed540 rpm
TypeConstant velocity, category 4
PTO lockback collar on tractor hookupYes
PTO 60-degree free rotationYes
Tractor Requirements:
Minimum PTO42 kW
55 hp
Hydraulic SCV valvesOne electric tie
Silage baler features:
Starter roll scraperOptional
Powered scraping augerOptional

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