The Vermeer 404 Pro silage baler is designed for fast, efficient silage baling to save you time while preserving the quality of your crop.

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Loaded with state-of-the-art features, the Vermeer 404 Pro silage baler is designed for fast, efficient silage baling to save you time while preserving the quality of your crop. The optional Xtracut17 chopper system increases bale density, accelerates fermentation, and improves silage quality and digestibility. Meanwhile, the exclusive hydroflexcontrol lets the floor shift up and down to accommodate uneven swaths, minimizing rotor blockage. Plus, it’s easy to maneuver and easy to maintain.

The Vermeer 404 Pro silage baler is designed for fast, efficient silage baling to save you time while preserving the quality of your crop.

Loaded with state-of-the-art features, the Vermeer 404 Pro silage baler is designed for fast, efficient silage baling to save you time while preserving the quality of your crop. The optional Xtracut17 chopper system increases bale density, accelerates fermentation, and improves silage quality and digestibility. Meanwhile, the exclusive hydroflexcontrol lets the floor shift up and down to accommodate uneven swaths, minimizing rotor blockage. Plus, it’s easy to maneuver and easy to maintain.

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Features & Benefits

Powersplit transmission

Make better use of horsepower thanks to the patented powersplit transmission, a unique shared-drive gearbox design.

Powergrip steel rollers

Get a better grip on bales with the powergrip steel rollers, which help maximize compression and improve rotation under all kinds of operating conditions.

Vermeer netwrap system

Protect finished bales using the Vermeer netwrap system, which is easy to load, easy to feed and simple to operate.

E-Link Pro control system

Monitor your progress with the Vermeer E-Link Pro display.

Specifications

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  • Bale Size

    • Bale Diameter 49 in 124.5 cm
    • Bale Width 48 in 121.9 cm
    • Bale Weight 2300 lbs 1043.3 kg
  • Optional Features

    • Safety Equipment Fire extinguisher, safety chain
  • Drive System

    • Driveline 80 Degree CV, 540 PTO
    • Roller Chain Single 60, 80, and 100 and double 60 and 80
    • Torque Protection - Main Input Shaft Cutout clutch
    • Torque Protection - Pick-up Radial pin clutch
    • Bearing and Sprocket Configuration Round shafts, greasable roller bearings
  • Tractor Requirements

    • Horsepower Required 70 hp 52.2 kw
    • Horsepower Recommended 100 hp 74.6 kw
  • Optional Features - Netwrap System

    • Feed Mechanism Steel and rubber feed rollers
    • Net Tension Adjustable disk brake
    • Net Width Capable of standard and over width netwrap; 48" and 51" (121.92 cm and 129.54 cm)
    • Net Storage One extra roll storage located in the Easy Load System
  • Dimensions and Weights

    • Length (With Ramp) 188.4 in 478.5 cm
    • Height 102.4 in 260.1 cm
    • Width - Standard 111 in 281.9 cm
    • Weight (Fully Optioned) 7446 lbs 3377.4 kg
    • Drawbar Weight 1232 lbs 558.8 kg
  • Optional Features - Cutting Attachment

    • Knife Protection HydroFlex Control, hydraulic acumulator
    • Engage/Disengage Select in the E-Link control, hydraulic valve actuated
  • Bale Forming Chamber

    • Type of Chamber Fixed
    • Number of Rollers 18 total, 2 main drive and 16 driven rollers
  • Wide Pickup

    • Width (Tooth to Tooth) 73 in 185.4 cm
    • HYDROFLEX Control Combination of rubber spring and hydraulic opening pickup floor
    • Width (On Outside Flair) 88 in 223.5 cm
    • Tooth Bars 4 bars with center support and ball bearings
    • Number of Teeth 60 steel coil spring design double tines
    • Stripper Band Diameter 12.3 in 31.2 cm
    • Floatation Pneumatic gauge wheels - 16 x 6.50 - 8 - spring assist
    • Pickup Lift Hydraulic pickup lift standard
  • Bale Monitor

    • Monitor E-Link Pro
    • Number of wraps per bale for Net Wrap Yes
    • Manual Override Yes
    • "Near Full" and "Full Bale" alarms Only "Full Bale"
    • Tailgate locked alarm/indicator Yes
    • Monitor Mount Suction Cup Mount
    • Self-diagnostic monitor and sensors Yes
    • Electronic Bale Density control Yes
    • Dual Knife Bank Control Yes
  • Standard Details

    • Bale Formation Fixed chamer baler
    • Monitor/Controller E-Link controller
    • Machine Adjustments Gauge wheel height and electronic density
    • Miscellaneous Automatic chain lube system, shaft driven and adjustable, spring loaded bale ramp
    • Safety Equipment SMV sign, tail lights
    • Tailgate Cylinders Standard hydraulic cylinders, single acting
    • Density System Electronically adjustable via E-Link controller
    • Tire Size - Standard 14L - 16.1

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