John Deere 469 Premium Round Baler

  • ISOBUS monitor
  • MegaWide™ Plus pickups
  • Exclusive DiamondTough™ belts with plate-type splices
  • Driven by Diamond® Chain for superior performance


+ MegaWide™ Plus pickups on premium balers for heavy-duty operations

+ ISOBUS monitor replaces BaleTrak™ Pro monitor on premium machines

+ Exclusive DiamondTough™ belts with plate-type splices

+ Other premium features

+ Adjustable hitch to match wide array of tractor drawbar heights

+ Reduce fatigue with tractor-baler automation

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

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81 to 183 cm
32 to 72 in. Width
117 cm
46 in.
WeightFull-size bale in dry crop
748 kg
1,650 lb max. allowable for silage bale
998 kg
2,200 lb


Base weight1,889 kg
4,165 lb
Weight*With 31.5x15 tires: 2,597 kg
5,725 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
244 cm
96 in. With opt. tires (Hi-Flotation)
295 cm
116 in.

Bale forming

Forming chamberVariable
6 belts Strength
Triple weave Width
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 weave texture
Diamond tread
Enclosed % of bale surface91 percent
Belt splicesPlate-type splices
Density controlAdjustable hydraulic, isolated from tractor
Bale size indicationElectronic display on monitor

Regular pickup

Number of teeth 
Tooth spacing 
Lift control 
Gauge wheels 
Stripper diameter 

Mega wide pickup

155 cm
61 in. Flare
180 cm
71 in.
DriveRoller chain with slip clutch
Number of regular teeth80
Number of mega teeth16
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

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

Wrapping system

Twine arms2
Twine ball capacity8


Monitor console for tractorISOBUS Monitor
Gate closedSymbol on monitor
Bale formingBar graphs
Bale sizeMechanical and digital
Near full baleAudible alarm and symbol
Full baleAudible alarm and symbol
Twine arm position IndicatorMechanical
Auto wrapYes
Oversize baleAudible alarm and symbol

Surface wrap

AvailableCover edge optional

Tire size

Standard21.5x16.1, 10-ply


Drive protectionCam clutch
PTO speed540 or 1,000 rpm
TypeConstant velocity; category 4: 540 rpm
Constant velocity; category 5: 1,000 rpm
PTO lockback collar on tractor hookupYes
PTO 60-degree free rotationYes

Tractor Requirements

Minimum PTO48 kW
65 hp
Hydraulic SCV valves1

Silage baler features

Starter roll scraperOptional
Powered scraping augerOptional
Spirals on gate roll 

Additional information

Date collected 
Maintenance chains