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REBEL® 5520 Baler

Baler | Vermeer Rebel 5520

The Rebel Baler is designed for hard-working, independent operators who have a sharp eye for great values. These folks like to roll their own bales, on their own time, on their own schedule, using lower horsepower tractors. These smaller 60" (152 cm) diameter balers offer the perfect balance of simplicity, convenience and long-term reliability for the rural lifestyle customer.


Features and Benefits

  • Advanced netwrap system makes net easier to feed, easy to operate. No more hassles with belts and rollers. Just feed net directly to the baler’s main belts.
  • New balanced density system, with improved belt tracking, increases belt life produces better-looking bales. Also, Alligator® rivet belt laces are used for maximum strength.
  • Fill the bale chamber corners and build square-shouldered bales with optional Haysaver wheels.
  • With a 50 hp (37 kW) tractor, the Rebel 5520 Baler produces 5' diameter x 5' (1.5 m a 1.5 m) bales that weigh up to 1,200 lbs (544.3 kg).
  • See your Vermeer dealer for comprehensive service and genuine Vermeer replacement parts.

Download Specs

REBEL® 5520 Baler

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Bale Size
Bale Diameter
60"
152.4 cm
Bale Width
61"
154.9 cm
Bale Weight
1400 lbs
635 kg
Dimensions and Weights
Length - Standard
150"
381 cm
Length (With Net)
171"
434.3 cm
Length (With Ramp)
167"
424.2 cm
Height
102"
259.1 cm
Weight (Fully Optioned)
5320 lbs
2413.1 kg
Drawbar Weight
760 lbs
344.7 kg
Bale Forming Chamber
Type of Chamber
Variable
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"
8.9 cm
Start Roller Size
4.5"
11.4 cm
Number of Plys
3-ply mini rough top
Width of Belt
6.8"
17.3 cm
Number of Belts
7
Type of Lace
Alligator Rivet
Length of Belt - Long
437"
1110 cm
Length of Belt - Short
427"
1084.6 cm
Drive System
Driveline
80 deg CV, 540 RPM
Roller Chain
Single 60
Torque Protection - Main Input Shaft
Radial pin clutch
Bearing and Sprocket Configuration
Round drive shafts and bearings - Hex shaft on drum
Tractor Requirements
Horsepower Required
50 hp
37.3 kw
Horsepower Recommended
60 hp
44.7 kw
Pickup
Width (Tooth to Tooth)
57"
144.8 cm
Width (Hay Saver Wheels)
87"
221 cm
Width (On Outside Flair)
58"
147.3 cm
Tooth Bars
4 bar single cam track
Number of Teeth
32 rubber mounted double tines
Stripper Band Diameter
12.6"
32 cm
Drive
Single 60 roller chain
Floatation
Spring
Standard Details
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
Safety Equipment
SMV sign, tail lights
Tailgate Cylinders
Standard hydraulic cylinders
Density System
Adjustable hydraulic stystem to vary bale weight
Tire Size - Standard
12.5L-15
Bale Monitor
Monitor
Bale Expert
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
Alarm on/off/volume control
Yes
Real-time bale size data
Yes
Real-time moisture data
Optional
Bales per hour
Yes
Monitor Mount
Suction Cup Mount
Self-diagnostic monitor and sensors
Yes
Optional Features - Twine Tie System
Feed Mechanism
Single arm applying two twines
Twine Tension
Adjustable spring tension plates
Twine Storage
4 ball capacity
Optional Features - Netwrap System
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)
Optional Features
Pickup Lift
Manual lift crank
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
Miscellaneous
Extended Limited Warranty Coverage
Hydraulic Pickup Lift
Replaces manual lift crank

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Vermeer™ Net & Rebel™ Net 64" (162.5 cm) Vermeer Net

Vermeer Net, available for 4’ and 5’ balers. 

·       Made with heavy-duty HDPE for superior net strength.

·       Improved bale appearance with little net stretch.

·       Optimum net spread to cover square shouldered bales from one side to the other.

·       Available in a variety of widths and roll lengths to accommodate most round balers on the market today.

·       Convenient handling with handgrips on net packaging.

Specifications

Roll Width
64"
162.6 cm
Roll Length
7000'
2133.6 m
Composition
100% HDPE
Vermeer™ Net & Rebel™ Net 64" (162.5 cm) Vermeer Net

Vermeer Net, available for 4’ and 5’ balers. 

·       Made with heavy-duty HDPE for superior net strength.

·       Improved bale appearance with little net stretch.

·       Optimum net spread to cover square shouldered bales from one side to the other.

·       Available in a variety of widths and roll lengths to accommodate most round balers on the market today.

·       Convenient handling with handgrips on net packaging.

Specifications

Roll Width
64"
162.6 cm
Roll Length
8800'
2682.2 m
Composition
100% HDPE
Vermeer™ Net & Rebel™ Net 67" (170.1 cm) Vermeer Net

Vermeer Net, available for 4’ and 5’ balers. 

·       Made with heavy-duty HDPE for superior net strength.

·       Improved bale appearance with little net stretch.

·       Optimum net spread to cover square shouldered bales from one side to the other.

·       Available in a variety of widths and roll lengths to accommodate most round balers on the market today.

·       Convenient handling with handgrips on net packaging.

Specifications

Roll Width
67"
170.2 cm
Roll Length
7000'
2133.6 m
Composition
100% HDPE