John Deere L331 Large Square Baler

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The L331 Large Square Baler is built for more capacity, more efficiency, and more accuracy.

  • 2.2m MegaWide™ pickup for better shaped bales and improved crop pickup in wide, windblown, or scattered windrows.
  • Designed by John Deere specifically for the application, the moisture sensor is the industry’s most accurate across the full range of moisture levels.
  • BalerAssist™ drivetrain system option allows you to hydraulically back out plugs with a remote.
  • With the Bale Mobile App, get real-time yield mapping, bale documentation, geo-tagging for retrieval and bale monitoring.
Key Specs:
Bale 80x90 cm
3x3 ft
Width 80 cm
32 in.
Height 90 cm
35
Length 60 up to 300 cm
24 up to 118 in.
Number of knotters Four
Knives 11, 7, or 6
Machine - Width 2.76 m
9.1 ft
Machine - Height 2.7 m
8.9 ft
Machine - Weight 7,700 kg
16,975 lb
Minimum tractor requirement 86 kW
115 PTO hp - no Pre-Cutter
97 kW
130 PTO hp - with Pre-Cutter
Bale dimensions:
Bale 90x90 cm
3x3 ft
Width 80 cm
32 in.
Height 90 cm
35 in.
Length 60 up to 300 cm
24 up to 118 in.
Pickup:
Intake width 220 cm
86 in.
Pickup diameter 25.6 cm
10 in.
Number of tine bars 4-5 Four
Tine spacing 6.6 cm
2.6 in.
Bale chamber:
Number of plunger strokes 45 spm
Plunger stroke 69.5 cm
27 in.
Density control Three hydraulic cylinders
Bale chamber length 305 cm
120 in.
Control ISOBUS - GreenStar™ 2 1800 or GreenStar 3 2630
Knotting system:
Number of knotters Four
Twine capacity (rolls) 30
Intake system:
High-capacity rotor Yes
Knives 11, 7, or 6
Cutting length 44 mm
1.7 in.
or 88 mm
3.5 in.
Knife protection Individual spring
Slide out floor Yes
Wheels and axles:
Single axle 600/50/22.5 or 710/40R/22.5
Tandem axle steered (optional) 500/55/20 or 550/45/22.5
Brakes system Optional hydraulic
Machine dimensions:
Length 7.8 m
25.6 ft
Width 2.76 m
9.1 ft
Height 2.7 m
8.9 ft
Weight 7,700 kg
16,975 lb
Minimum tractor requirement 86 kW
115 PTO hp - no Pre-Cutter
97 kW
130 PTO hp - with Pre-Cutter