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Bale Size
404 Pro Silage
Bale Diameter
49" (124.5 cm)
Bale Width
48" (121.9 cm)
Bale Weight
2300 lbs (1043.3 kg)
Dimensions and Weights
404 Pro Silage
Length - Standard
Not applicable" ( cm)
Length (With Net)
Not applicable" ( cm)
Length (With Ramp)
188.4" (478.5 cm)
Height
102.4" (260.1 cm)
Height - With Inline Ramp
Not applicable" ( cm)
Width - Standard
111" (281.9 cm)
Width (With Flotation Tires)
Not applicable" ( cm)
Width (With Standard Tires and Scale)
Not applicable" ( cm)
Width (With Flotation Tires and Scale)
Not applicable" ( cm)
Weight - Standard
Not applicable lbs ( kg)
Weight (Fully Optioned)
7446 lbs (3377.4 kg)
Drawbar Weight
1232 lbs (558.8 kg)
Bale Forming Chamber
404 Pro Silage
Type of Chamber
Fixed
Number of Rollers
18 total, 2 main drive and 16 driven rollers
Drive Roller Size
Not applicable
Drum Roller Size
Not applicable
Idler Roller Size
Not applicable" ( cm)
Start Roller Size
Not applicable" ( cm)
Number of Plys
Not applicable
Width of Belt
Not applicable" ( cm)
Width of Belt - Option Two
Not applicable" ( cm)
Number of Belts
Not applicable
Type of Lace
Not applicable
Length of Belt - Long
Not applicable" ( cm)
Length of Belt - Short
Not applicable" ( cm)
Drive System
404 Pro Silage
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
PTO speed
Not applicable rpm
Tractor Requirements
404 Pro Silage
Horsepower Required
70 hp (52.2 kw)
Horsepower Recommended
100 hp (74.6 kw)
Pickup
404 Pro Silage
Width (Tooth to Tooth)
Not applicable" ( cm)
Width (Hay Saver Wheels)
Not applicable" ( cm)
Width (On Outside Flair)
Not applicable" ( cm)
Tooth Bars
Not applicable
Number of Teeth
Not applicable
Stripper Band Diameter
Not applicable" ( cm)
Drive
Not applicable
Floatation
Not applicable
Wide Pickup
404 Pro Silage
Width (Tooth to Tooth)
73" (185.4 cm)
HYDROFLEX Control
Combination of rubber spring and hydraulic opening pickup floor
Width (On Outside Flair)
88" (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" (31.2 cm)
Drive
Not applicable
Floatation
Pneumatic gauge wheels - 16 x 6.50 - 8 - spring assist
Pickup Lift
Hydraulic pickup lift standard
Standard Details
404 Pro Silage
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
Hay Saver Wheels
Not applicable
Tire Size - Standard
14L - 16.1
Bale Monitor
404 Pro Silage
Monitor
E-Link Pro
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
Not applicable
Auto Start Advance
Not applicable
Manual Override
Yes
Pause function
Not applicable
"Near Full" and "Full Bale" alarms
Only "Full Bale"
Tailgate locked alarm/indicator
Yes
Ramp "home" indicator
Not applicable
Alarm on/off/volume control
Not applicable
Real-time bale size data
Not applicable
Real-time bale weight data
Not applicable
Real-time moisture data
Not applicable
Bales per hour
Not applicable
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
Yes
Dual Knife Bank Control
Yes
Field Statistics
Not applicable
Optional Features - Twine Tie System
404 Pro Silage
Feed Mechanism
Not applicable
Twine Tension
Not applicable
Twine Storage
Not applicable
Optional Features - Netwrap System
404 Pro Silage
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
Optional Features - Cutting Attachment
404 Pro Silage
Knife Protection
HydroFlex Control, hydraulic acumulator
Engage/Disengage
Select in the E-Link control, hydraulic valve actuated
Number of Knives
Not applicable
Optional Features
404 Pro Silage
Pickup Lift
Not applicable
Tires - Optional
Not applicable
Safety Equipment
Fire extinguisher, safety chain
Hay Saver Wheels
Not applicable
Mechanical Bale Counter
Not applicable
Bale ramp
Not applicable
Monitor
Not applicable
Restrictor Plates
Not applicable
Hydraulic Density Gauge
Not applicable
Pick-up Gauge Wheel
Not applicable
Miscellaneous
Not applicable
Hydraulic Pickup Lift
Not applicable
Work Lights
Not applicable