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Bale Baron

Bale baron – up to 1000 Bales an Hour

Small square bales are in high demand – and Bale Baron provides you with the ultimate baling and packaging system -saving you time and money.

Smaller bales are simple to handle and extremely manageable, which is why the demand has shifted.  They are perfect for use as feeding and bedding.  Marcrest, the manufacturers of the Bale Baron range, are continually innovating in the world of harvesting, by removing labour and cost whilst delivering superb bales.

The Bale Baron® can pack up to 1000 bales an hour depending on the model and tractor used (7000 to 8000 bales in a day) and Bale Baron® packs are handled with a loader, eliminating the need for manual labour.

Key features of the 5250 range include:

  • Three Year Warranty
  • Isobus compatabile as standard
  • Increased capacity compared to previous models

4250T TRAIL BEHIND MODEL

The tractor assisted Bale Baron 4250T trail behind model is the original concept and has remained a popular choice as a one pass system especially suited to smaller acreages. This unit is conveniently towed directly behind the baler and utilizes an articulated chute to guide bales directly off your existing baler. The unit is powered by either the remote hydraulics on the tractor or by an optional power unit.

4250P Pickup Model

The tractor assisted Bale Baron 4250P in-field pick up model has become a flagship product for Marcrest. Pick-up models are well suited for larger acreages and will keep up to 2-3 balers. With the choice of 3 power options, tow behind Bale Barons can operate with any 100+ hp tractor.

5250T TRAIL BEHIND MODEL

The tractor assisted Bale Baron 5250T is the all new, redesigned trail behind model.  Now standard with full ISOBUS connectivity, this unit is conveniently towed directly behind the baler and utilizes an articulated chute to guide bales directly off your existing baler. The unit is powered by either the remote hydraulics on the tractor or by an optional power unit.

5250P Pickup Model

The tractor assisted Bale Baron 5250P is the all new, redesigned in-field pick up model from Marcrest. Now standard with full ISOBUS connectivity, pick-up models are well suited for larger acreages and will keep up to 2-3 balers. Have full control of your baling operation from the comfort of your cab. With the choice of 3 power options, tow behind Bale Barons can operate with any 120+ hp tractor.

Bale Baron Model Comparison chart

Model 4250T 5250T 4250P 5250P
Model Type Trail Behind Trail Behind In-Field Pick Up In Field Pick Up
Isobus Compatible Standard Standard Standard Standard
Greaseless Pins & Composite Bushings Standard Standard Standard Standard
Trails Behind Baler Standard Standard Optional Receiving Platform Required, N/A with PTO pump kit Optional Receiving Platform Required, N/A with PTO pump kit
Air Brakes On Choice On Choice On Choice On Choice
Hydraulic Brakes On Choice On Choice On Choice On Choice
Bale Size:
36cm x 46cm (14″ x 18″) Bale – 21 Bale Bundle
21cm x 46cm (16″ x 18″) Bale – 18 Bale Bundle
Standard Standard Standard Standard
Closed Center Hydraulic System Standard Standard Standard Standard
Load Sensing System Standard Standard Standard Standard
Open Center Hydraulic System Optional Optional Optional Optional
Hydraulic Oil Cooler Standard with Power Units, otherwise N/A Standard with Power Units, otherwise N/A Standard with Power Units, otherwise N/A Standard with Power Units, otherwise N/A
Horsepower Minimum 100 hp 120 hp 100 hp 120 hp
Hydraulic Flow Minimum 95 – 113 L/mn (25 – 30 gpm) 95 L/mn (25 gpm) 80 L/mn (20 gpm) 95 L/mn (25 gpm)
Hydraulic Flow Recommended 95 – 113 L/mn (25 – 30 gpm) 113 – 170 L/mn (30 – 45 gpm) 95 – 113 L/mn (25 – 30 gpm) 113 – 170 L/mn (30 – 45 gpm)
Max. Permissible Hydraulic Flow 113 L/mn (30 gpm) 170 L/mn (45 gpm) 113 L/mn (30 gpm) 170 L/mn (45 gpm)
Remote SCV Required 0 sets 0 sets 2 sets 2 sets
Power Beyond with Lord Sensing (Tractor Requirement) Required when using Tractor Hydraulics, not required with Power Units
Diesel Powered Hydraulic Power Unit N/A Optional N/A Optional
113 L/mn (30 gpm) PTO Powered Unit N/A N/A Optional N/A
150 L/mn (40 gpm) PTO Powered Unit N/A N/A N/A Optional
3PH mounted 113 L/mn (30 gpm) PTO Power Unit Optional N/A Optional N/A
3PH mounted 150 L/mn (40 gpm) PTO Power Unit N/A Optional N/A Optional
Base Weight 4700 kg (10,500 lbs) 5300 kg (11,700 lbs) 5250 kg (11,575 lbs) 5800 kg (12,775 lbs)
Weight with PTO Pump Kit N/A N/A 5600 kg (12,350 lbs) 6150 kg (13,560 lbs)
Weight with Engine Power Unit N/A 5760 kg (12,700 lbs) N/A 6250 kg (13,775 lbs)
Capacity 400 / hr @ 80 L/mn (20gpm)
600 / hr @ 95 L/mn (25gpm)
800 / hr @ 113 L/mn (30gpm)
400 / hr @ 80 L/mn (20gpm)
600 / hr @ 95 L/mn (25gpm)
800 / hr @ 113 L/mn (30gpm)
1000 / hr @ 150 L/mn (40gpm)
400 / hr @ 80 L/mn (20gpm)
600 / hr @ 95 L/mn (25gpm)
800 / hr @ 113 L/mn (30gpm)
400 / hr @ 80 L/mn (20gpm)
600 / hr @ 95 L/mn (25gpm)
800 / hr @ 113 L/mn (30gpm)
1000 / hr @ 150 L/mn (40gpm)
Overall Length 770 cm (303 in) 770 cm (303 in) 996 cm (392 in) 996 cm (392 in)
Wheelbase Length 318 cm (125 in) 318 cm (125 in) 318 cm (125 in) 318 cm (125 in)
Width with 15.0/55-17 10 Ply Tires 250 cm (98 in) N/A 250 cm (98 in) N/A
Width with 19.0/45-17 10 Ply Tires 255 cm (101 in) 255 cm (101 in) 255 cm (101 in) 255 cm (101 in)
Height (Railings Collapsed) N/A 323 cm (127 in) N/A 323 cm (127 in)
Height (Railings Raised) 323 cm (127 in) 343 cm (135 in) 323 cm (127 in) 343 cm (135 in)

Model 4250T 5250T 4250P 5250P
Model Type Trail Behind Trail Behind In-Field Pick Up In Field Pick Up
Isobus Compatible Standard Standard Standard Standard
Greaseless Pins & Composite Bushings Standard Standard Standard Standard
Trails Behind Baler Standard Standard Optional Receiving Platform Required, N/A with PTO pump kit Optional Receiving Platform Required, N/A with PTO pump kit
Air Brakes On Choice On Choice On Choice On Choice
Hydraulic Brakes On Choice On Choice On Choice On Choice
Bale Size:
36cm x 46cm (14″ x 18″) Bale – 21 Bale Bundle
21cm x 46cm (16″ x 18″) Bale – 18 Bale Bundle
Standard Standard Standard Standard
Closed Center Hydraulic System Standard Standard Standard Standard
Load Sensing System Standard Standard Standard Standard
Open Center Hydraulic System Optional Optional Optional Optional
Hydraulic Oil Cooler Standard with Power Units, otherwise N/A Standard with Power Units, otherwise N/A Standard with Power Units, otherwise N/A Standard with Power Units, otherwise N/A
Horsepower Minimum 100 hp 120 hp 100 hp 120 hp
Hydraulic Flow Minimum 95 – 113 L/mn (25 – 30 gpm) 95 L/mn (25 gpm) 80 L/mn (20 gpm) 95 L/mn (25 gpm)
Hydraulic Flow Recommended 95 – 113 L/mn (25 – 30 gpm) 113 – 170 L/mn (30 – 45 gpm) 95 – 113 L/mn (25 – 30 gpm) 113 – 170 L/mn (30 – 45 gpm)
Max. Permissible Hydraulic Flow 113 L/mn (30 gpm) 170 L/mn (45 gpm) 113 L/mn (30 gpm) 170 L/mn (45 gpm)
Remote SCV Required 0 sets 0 sets 2 sets 2 sets
Power Beyond with Lord Sensing (Tractor Requirement) Required when using Tractor Hydraulics, not required with Power Units
Diesel Powered Hydraulic Power Unit N/A Optional N/A Optional
113 L/mn (30 gpm) PTO Powered Unit N/A N/A Optional N/A
150 L/mn (40 gpm) PTO Powered Unit N/A N/A N/A Optional
3PH mounted 113 L/mn (30 gpm) PTO Power Unit Optional N/A Optional N/A
3PH mounted 150 L/mn (40 gpm) PTO Power Unit N/A Optional N/A Optional
Base Weight 4700 kg (10,500 lbs) 5300 kg (11,700 lbs) 5250 kg (11,575 lbs) 5800 kg (12,775 lbs)
Weight with PTO Pump Kit N/A N/A 5600 kg (12,350 lbs) 6150 kg (13,560 lbs)
Weight with Engine Power Unit N/A 5760 kg (12,700 lbs) N/A 6250 kg (13,775 lbs)
Capacity 400 / hr @ 80 L/mn (20gpm)
600 / hr @ 95 L/mn (25gpm)
800 / hr @ 113 L/mn (30gpm)
400 / hr @ 80 L/mn (20gpm)
600 / hr @ 95 L/mn (25gpm)
800 / hr @ 113 L/mn (30gpm)
1000 / hr @ 150 L/mn (40gpm)
400 / hr @ 80 L/mn (20gpm)
600 / hr @ 95 L/mn (25gpm)
800 / hr @ 113 L/mn (30gpm)
400 / hr @ 80 L/mn (20gpm)
600 / hr @ 95 L/mn (25gpm)
800 / hr @ 113 L/mn (30gpm)
1000 / hr @ 150 L/mn (40gpm)
Overall Length 770 cm (303 in) 770 cm (303 in) 996 cm (392 in) 996 cm (392 in)
Wheelbase Length 318 cm (125 in) 318 cm (125 in) 318 cm (125 in) 318 cm (125 in)
Width with 15.0/55-17 10 Ply Tires 250 cm (98 in) N/A 250 cm (98 in) N/A
Width with 19.0/45-17 10 Ply Tires 255 cm (101 in) 255 cm (101 in) 255 cm (101 in) 255 cm (101 in)
Height (Railings Collapsed) N/A 323 cm (127 in) N/A 323 cm (127 in)
Height (Railings Raised) 323 cm (127 in) 343 cm (135 in) 323 cm (127 in) 343 cm (135 in)

More From Bale Baron UK

Each trailed machine supplied by Bale Baron UK comes with a set of hydraulic pipes, brackets and bale chute for your baler. Both the trailed and pick up models come with a full manufacturer’s warranty. One of our engineers will make a farm visit to check the setup of your tractor and baler to ensure that you are getting the best performance from your Bale Baron®, and demonstrate the Bale Baron®, showing all users how to operate and maintain your machine.

Bale Baron UK supplies full back-up, technical support and spare parts services operating a 24hr phone line to respond to any service/spare parts requirements during the season.

We are not just the sole dealer for the UK and parts of Europe, we are users and service engineers.  So you can be 100% confident you are talking to the right team.