How do you fix knotter problems?

How do you fix knotter problems?

Check the knotter cam gear for wear and repair or replace as necessary. Twine tension is not correct because of a bottom Clean the bottom slacker arm and shaft. Check for slacker arm not rotating freely on the shaft obstructions. Dull or damaged twine knife Sharpen or replace twine knife.

What size Bale does a New Holland 660 baler make?

1995 New Holland 660 660 baler, 5′ wide x 6′ tall bale , autowrap ,no net twine only .

What is a hay dog?

A hay dog, when operating as designed, serves to hold the hay in place when the plunger returns to the front of the baler. Without the hay dog, the hay would push the twine out of the way of the twine fingers or tucker fingers, when the needles deliver the twine to the knotters, causing a mis-tied bale.

Is a New Holland 310 a good baler?

Overall functional performance of the New Holland 310 baler was very good. Average feedrates varied from 2 to 8 t/h (2.2 to 8.8 ton/h). The New Holland 310 was capable of producing firm, well formed bales. Length of the 356 x 457 mm (14 x 18 in) bales could be adjusted from 305 to 1320 mm (12 to 52 in).

Do round balers have Knotters?

Don’t round balers have knotters similar to square balers.

How much does a New Holland square baler weight?

Approximately 2474 lbs.
New Holland Hayliner 268 Baler Specifications

bale chute down 17′ 9”
Wheel tread 7′ 7 ½”
Weight Approximately 2474 lbs.
Wheel bearing Tapered roller

How much horsepower do I need for a small square baler?

Most standard square balers on the market require 35 horsepower at your tractor’s PTO, and a minimum tractor weight of around 3000 pounds. That means that they cannot be run with today’s compact tractors.

How much HP do you need for a round baler?

John Deere Baler Horsepower Requirements

Model PTO HP (Minimum)
450E 55 hp
450M / 450M Silage 55 hp
550M / 550M Silage 55 hp
460M / 460M Silage 65 hp

Are New Holland balers good?

They’re good balers. The design has changed some from the 688s to the new balers that NH makes now, but they have a lot in common. I had a 688 and now have a BR780 (the next model newer).

Where can I buy New Holland Baler parts?

New Holland Baler Parts Baler Parts for sale at All States Ag Parts. Buy with confidence our new, used, rebuilt parts come with our one year warranty.

How many bales are in New Holland br730?

4 x 4, twine only, approx. 8-10,000 bales, all new chains and new belt laces, Power cables included. No Monitor. Enter search information and click the Search button below. Use the TAB key to move between fields. To select more than one manufacturer, hold down the CTRL key while you click the names.

What kind of knotter do you use on a baler?

All photos were taken from a 1977 315 baler. I start with the pinion gears because they are the part that can cause significant damage if not properly maintained. The knotter stack must be shimmed to eliminate excess end play. Heavy-duty knotters use adjustable cams to remove the end play.

What’s the shim on a New Holland knotter?

I install a shim between the pinion and the knotter frame. This keeps the bill pulled toward the billhook ramp. This causes the billhook tongue to open wider to catch the twines being held by the twine holder. (The shim is part number 773427 for the New Holland model.)