John Deere 459 Silage Special


  • BaleTrak™ Pro monitor-controller
  • MegaWide™ Plus pickup with MegaTough™ pickup teeth
  • Exclusive DiamondTough™ belts

Features

+ Vertical forming chamber maintains uniform bale density

+ Adjustable hitch to match wide array of tractor drawbar heights

+ BaleTrak™ Pro monitor-controller

+ MegaWide™ Plus pickup with MegaTough™ pickup teeth offers super capacity

+ Exclusive B-Wrap™ wrap system provides barn-quality hay

+ Silage-special kit

+ Exclusive DiamondTough™ belts with plate-type splices

+ #9 and #11 shafts and bearings are larger on the 9 Series Round Balers to increase durability of the machines



Bale

SizeDiameter
89 to 152 cm
35 to 60 in.
Width
117 cm
46 in.
WeightFull-size bale in dry crop
499 kg
1,100 lb
Max. allowable for silage bale
794 kg
1,750 lb

Baler

Base weight1,901 kg
4,190 lb
Weight*
2,445 kg
5,390 lb
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
244 cm
96 in.

Bale forming

Forming chamberVariable
Belts-otherNumber
6 belts
Strength
Triple weave
Width
17.8 cm
7 in.
Length, regular
Two: 1,171 cm
461 in.
Length, staggered
Four: 1,185 cm
467 in.
Fabric
Diamond-tough triple weave
Texture
Diamond tread
Enclosed % of bale surface91 percent
Belt splicesPlate-type splices
Density controlHydraulic, isolated from tractor
Bale size indicationElectronic display on monitor

Regular pickup

Width
Drive
Bars
Number of teeth
Tooth spacing
Lift controlCrank standard
Hydraulic optional
Gauge wheelsStandard
Stripper diameter

Mega wide pickup

WidthInside
155 cm
61 in.
Flare
180 cm
71 in.
DriveRoller chains with slip clutch
Bars4
Number of regular teeth80
Number of mega teeth16
Tooth spacing6.6 cm
2.6 in.
Lift controlCrank standard
Hydraulic optional
Gauge wheelsStandard
Stripper diameter25.4 cm
10 in.

Mega tooth pickup

Width
Drive
Bars
Number of middle teeth
Number of mega teeth
Tooth spacing
Lift control
Gauge wheels
Stripper diameter

Wrapping system

ControlAutomatic
TypeStandard
Electric
Twine arms2
Twine ball capacity6

Monitor

Monitor console for tractorBaleTrak Pro
Gate closedIndicator display
Bale formingDigital bar graphs
Bale sizeDigital display
Near full baleAudible
Full baleAudible
Twine arm position IndicatorMechanical
Auto wrap
Oversize baleMechanical and audible

Surface wrap

AvailableCover edge optional

Tire size

Standard14L-16.1, 8 ply
Optional21.5 Lx16.1, 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 PTO41 kW
55 hp
Hydraulic SCV valves1 electric tie

Silage baler features

Starter roll scraperStandard
Powered scraping augerStandard
Spirals on gate roll
Pre-cutter/slicer

Additional information

Maintenance chains
Date collected