FAQ's - Vertical balers
Most frequently asked questions about vertical balers:
The weight and size of a finished bale depends on the size of the machine and the waste type.
Our small footprint vertical balers, like the B3 and B4 models, make smaller easy-to-handle bales. Finished bales made in one of these machines weigh between 66 - 220 lbs. for cardboard and 88 - 286 lbs. for plastic. Using a bale cart, the bales can be easily moved around your facility for storage or pickup.
Our medium size balers make a heavier bale that can be ejected and stored on a standard pallet. Finished bales weigh between 440 -772 lbs. for cardboard and 550 - 992 lbs. for plastic. Using a pallet jack or forklift, the bales can be easily transported.
Our large balers, like the B6030 and X30 HD models, make bales that are as heavy as Large Size Balers compact bales as heavy as 825 - 1,200 lbs. for cardboard and 880 - 1,300 lbs. for plastic.
View the finished bale size dimensions of our balers under Product Specifications.