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Standard Cardboard Baler Performance Information

Bale Size

30” x  48” x  60”

Bale Volume

50 Cubic Feet

Cycle Time

48 Seconds (No Load)

Estimated Bale Weights


Bale Weight

Density Lbs/Cu Ft – Loose/Baled

Bales / Hr

OCC – Cardboard

Up to 900 Lbs

2.5 / 20

Up to 2

Shredded ONP - Newspaper

Up to 1,000 Lbs

4 / 23

Up to 2

Note: Performance Rates, Bale Weights, and Bale Densities are subject to many factors such as Material Pre-Bale Densities, Feed rates, Moisture Content and other variables.


Standard Cardboard Baler - Hydraulics   

Main Pumps

9.8 GPM @ 1,800 RPM Fixed Volume Vane

System Pressure

2200 PSI Maximum

Main Cylinder

6” Bore, 3.5” Rod,  48” Stroke

Ram Face Pressure

38.30 PSI

Overall Platen Force

62,194 Lbs

Oil Reservoir

30 Gallon Capacity

Hydraulic Manifold

D05 Pattern, Internal Relief Valve Subplate Circuit

60" Standard Vertical Baler - Electrical

Main Motor

10 HP  -  208/230/460v – 3 Phase


NEMA 12 - Rated


UL / CUL Listed

Motor Type

TEFC High Efficiency


Standard Cardboard Baler - Dimensions & Structural

Overall Height


Overall Width


Overall Depth


Depth with Door Open


Frame Design

10” Channel Side Rails  - 12” Channel Headers

3” x 3” Tube Steel Discharge Door Supports

Solid Door Charge

8 Pieces of 4” Channel in Sub Floor

Feeding Opening

27” x 60”   Charge Dimensions 23” x 60”


5,000 lbs


Other Features of the Standard Cardboard Baler

UL Listed

Meets or exceeds all ANSI Z245.5 and OSHA standards.
Bale Height Adjustable
Safety Interlock Circuit on Bale Door & Safety Gate
Counterbalanced Feed Door for Easy Open
3 – 6” Retainer Bale Dogs Front and Back

Soft Shift, Low Shock Hydraulic Circuit

Dual Chain Semi-Automatic Bale Ejection System
Platen Roller Guides
Spring Doors
Factory Wired for Easy Installation
A-36 structural frames. A-514 reinforced in high stress areas. Strong rigid container walls provide performance & longer life span. A-1018 used for gib bar, guide and control surfaces.


Other Options of the Standard Cardboard Baler

Option Number



Slotted Discharge Door


Single Phase Motor   (Only available on 10 HP Balers)


Front Load – Rear Eject


Oil Heater


Special Voltage – 575V


Sharks Teeth




Drum Crusher


Extra Heavy Duty Package (Heavily beefed up Frame etc)

60" Standard Vertical Baler Diagram -  60-1048

A = 68"         B = 80"        C = 54"        D = 108"        E = 143"        F = 45"        G = 102"        H = 76"        I = 54"

Note: Specifications, Dimensions & other product details may vary slightly upon delivery due to continuous product progressions and improvement. If exactness is required on any item(s), confirm in writing before ordering. In our efforts to provide products with the most up to date engineering and design, we reserve the right to change specifications, dimensions and other product details without notice.

Performance may vary depending upon application.

Products must be installed and operated according to required standards, codes, regulations and safety procedures.

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