New Holland Big Baler 230

newholland big baler 230

Big Baler


New Holland knows that you want to get done baling as fast as possible when the crop is ready. That’s why we’ve made the BigBaler Series faster than previous-generation balers.

Model BigBaler 230 
Bale dimensions  
Width [in. (mm)] 31.5 (800)
Height [in. (mm)] 27.5 (700)
Maximum length [in. (mm)] 108 (3000)
Tractor requirements  
Minimum PTO power (hp) 102
PTO speed (rp) 1000
Hydraulic remotes  
Single axle 2
Tandem Axle 2
Main drive  
Protection Shearbolt, overrunning clutch and slip clutch
Flywheel weight [lbs. (kg)] 538 (244)
MaxiSweep™ pick-up  
Width-flare to flare [in. (mm)] 77.5 (1968)
Width-tine to tine [in. (mm)] 70.2 (1782)
Flotation Adjustable spring
Hydraulic pick-up lift Standard
Gauge wheels 15 X 6.00-6-4ply 2
Pick-up protection Slip clutch
Torque Setting [ft. lbs. (Nm)] 1069 (1450)
Rotor cutter pickup cut out clutch [ft. lbs. (Nm)]
High performance rotor stop
CropCutter™ system  
Abrasion resistant knife options
Knife distance [in. (mm)]
Knife removal
Knife activation, in - out
Knife protection
Feeding system  
Feeder 2 packer forks 6 single tines
Feeder protection Slip clutch
Stuffer Fork type with 4 tines
Stuffer protection Shearbolt
Pre-compression chamber, volume [ft.³ (m³)] 8.8 (0.25)
Speed (strokes/min) 48
Length of stroke [in. (mm)] 28 (710)
Tying system  
Type Double knot type
Number of twines 4
Knotter fan type Electric
Knotter fan number 2
Knotter function alert IntelliView™ monitor controlled
Knotter lubrication Automatic greasing
Twine ball capacity 32
Bale density system  
Proportional 3-way control IntelliView™ monitor controlled
Manual override Standard
Electronic control system  
ISO 11783 connection ready Standard
IntelliView™ III touch screen color monitor Optional
IntelliView™ IV touch screen color monitor Optional
Single axle. 600/55X22.5 12 PR or 700/40X22.5 16 PR
Tandem axle with Auto-Steer™ 500/50X17 14 PR
Large wheeled tandem axle with Auto-Steer™ 550/45XR22.5 or 620/50XR22.5 (rotor only) 550/45XR22.5
Baler dimensions  
Length chute closed (single piece) [in. (mm)] 294.4 (7477)
Width (single axle 600/55X22.5 12PR tires) [in. (mm)] 101.1 (2568)
Width (single axle 700/40XR22.5 16 PR tires) [in. (mm)] 102.5 (2604)
Width (tandem axle 500/50X17 14PR tires) [in. (mm)] 94.4 (2398)
Width (large wheeled tandem axle 550/45XR22.5 tires) [in. (mm)] 98.1 (2492)
Width (large wheeled tandem axle 620/50XR22.5 tires) [in. (mm)]
Height (single axle) [in. (mm)] 123.3 (3133)
Height (tandem axle) [in. (mm)] 123.3 (3133)

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