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Rebel 5520
Bale Diameter 60 in (152.4 cm)
Bale Width 61 in (154.9 cm)
Bale Weight 1400 lbs (635 kg)
Rebel 5520
Length - Standard 150 in (381 cm)
Length (With Net) 171 in (434.3 cm)
Length (With Ramp) 167 in (424.2 cm)
Height 102 in (259.1 cm)
Height - With Inline Ramp Not applicable
Width - Standard Not applicable
Width (With Flotation Tires) Not applicable
Width (With Standard Tires and Scale) Not applicable
Width (With Flotation Tires and Scale) Not applicable
Weight - Standard Not applicable
Weight (Fully Optioned) 5320 lbs (2413.1 kg)
Drawbar Weight 760 lbs (344.7 kg)
Rebel 5520
Type of Chamber Variable
Number of Rollers Not applicable
Drive Roller Size Two 5.5 " (14 cm) diameter steel with 1.94 " (4.9 cm) round bearings
Drum Roller Size 12 " (30.5 cm) with 1.8 " (4.5 cm) hex bearings
Idler Roller Size 3.5 in (8.9 cm)
Start Roller Size 4.5 in (11.4 cm)
Number of Plys 3-ply mini rough top
Width of Belt 6.8 in (17.3 cm)
Width of Belt - Option Two Not applicable
Number of Belts 7
Type of Lace Alligator Rivet
Length of Belt - Long 441 in (1120.1 cm)
Length of Belt - Short 429 in (1089.7 cm)
Rebel 5520
Driveline 80 deg CV, 540 RPM
Roller Chain Single 60
Torque Protection - Main Input Shaft Radial pin clutch
Torque Protection - Pick-up Not applicable
Bearing and Sprocket Configuration Round drive shafts and bearings - Hex shaft on drum
PTO speed Not applicable
Rebel 5520
Horsepower Required 50 hp (37.3 kw)
Horsepower Recommended 60 hp (44.7 kw)
Rebel 5520
Width (Tooth to Tooth) 57 in (144.8 cm)
Width (Hay Saver Wheels) 87 in (221 cm)
Width (On Outside Flair) 58 in (147.3 cm)
Tooth Bars 4 bar single cam track
Number of Teeth 32 rubber mounted double tines
Stripper Band Diameter 12.6 in (32 cm)
Drive Single 60 roller chain
Floatation Spring
Rebel 5520
Width (Tooth to Tooth) Not applicable
HYDROFLEX Control Not applicable
Width (On Outside Flair) Not applicable
Tooth Bars Not applicable
Number of Teeth Not applicable
Stripper Band Diameter Not applicable
Drive Not applicable
Floatation Not applicable
Pickup Lift Not applicable
Rebel 5520
Bale Formation Open throat vertical chamber with drum, hydraulic/spring belt tension
Monitor/Controller Manual/electric twine
Machine Adjustments Pickup height and hydraulic density setting
Miscellaneous Not applicable
Safety Equipment SMV sign, tail lights
Tailgate Cylinders Standard hydraulic cylinders
Density System Adjustable hydraulic stystem to vary bale weight
Hay Saver Wheels Not applicable
Tire Size - Standard 12.5L-15
Rebel 5520
Monitor Bale Expert
Bale Shape Feedback (Left (L) / Center (C) / Right (R) indicators) Not applicable
Number of wraps per bale for Net Wrap Yes
Number of Start/Center/End wraps for twine Yes
Auto Start Advance Yes
Manual Override Yes
Pause function Yes
"Near Full" and "Full Bale" alarms Yes
Tailgate locked alarm/indicator Not applicable
Ramp "home" indicator Not applicable
Alarm on/off/volume control Yes
Real-time bale size data Yes
Real-time bale weight data Not applicable
Real-time moisture data Optional
Bales per hour Yes
Tons per hour Not applicable
Monitor Mount Suction Cup Mount
Self-diagnostic monitor and sensors Yes
Error history Not applicable
Touchscreen and button control Not applicable
Electronic Bale Density control Not applicable
Dual Knife Bank Control Not applicable
Field Statistics Not applicable
Rebel 5520
Feed Mechanism Single arm applying two twines
Twine Tension Adjustable spring tension plates
Twine Storage 4 ball capacity
Rebel 5520
Feed Mechanism Friction pan onto main belts
Net Tension Brake system varies tension to maximize bales/roll of net
Net Width Capable of standard and over width netwrap; 48" and 51" (121.92 cm and 129.54 cm)
Net Storage Not applicable
Rebel 5520
Knife Protection Not applicable
Engage/Disengage Not applicable
Number of Knives Not applicable
Rebel 5520
Pickup Lift Manual lift crank
Tires - Optional Not applicable
Safety Equipment Fire extinguisher, safety chain
Hay Saver Wheels Widens effective width of the pickup
Mechanical Bale Counter To keep field counts, resets to zero
Bale ramp Axle bolt on, spring loaded
Monitor Bale Expert
Restrictor Plates To reduce HP required in less than ideal conditions
Hydraulic Density Gauge Allows operator to see actual pressure setting
Pick-up Gauge Wheel Not applicable
Miscellaneous Extended Limited Warranty Coverage
Hydraulic Pickup Lift Replaces manual lift crank
Work Lights Not applicable
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