John Deere 458 Standard

458Standard

8 Series Round Balers (Older)

 

These simple-to-use, easy-to-read, and reliable monitoring systems from John Deere help you make perfectly sized and shaped bales every time. Simple mechanical size and shape indicators come standard on 458 Standard Balers and offer reliable monitoring for low-cost baling.

Model 458 Standard
Bale  
Size ---
Diameter, in. (cm) 35 to 60 (89 to 152)
Width, in. (cm) 46 (117)
Weight ---
Full-size bale in dry crop, lb. (kg) 1000 (454)
Max. allowable for silage bale, lb. (kg) n/a
Baler  
Base Weight, lb. (kg) 3750 (1701)
Weight, lb. (kg)* n/a
*with wide pickup, net, bale ejection sys. ---
Length ---
Gate Closed, in. (cm) 142 (361)
Gate Open, in. (cm) 179 (455)
Height ---
Gate Closed, in. (cm) 102 (260)
Gate Open, in. (cm) 128 (325)
Width ---
With Standard Tires, in. (cm) 89 (226)
With Opt. Tires (Hi-Flotation), in. (cm) n/a
Bale Forming  
Forming Chamber Variable
Belts-Other ---
Number 6 Belts
Strength 3-ply
Width, in. (cm) 7 (18)
Length, regular, in. (cm) Two: 461 (1170.9)
Length, staggered, in. (cm) Four: 466.5 (1184.9)
Fabric Nylon Polyester Combination
Texture Diamond Tread
Enclosed % of Bale Surface 91
Belt Splices Extra Service Life
Density Control Hydraulic, Isolated from Tractor
Bale Size Indication ---
Regular Pickup  
Width ---
Inside, in. (cm) 46 (117)
Flare, in. (cm) 56 (142)
Drive Roller chain w/V-belt
Bars 4
Number of Teeth 72
Tooth Spacing, in. (cm) 2.6 (6.6)
Lift Control Crank
Gauge Wheels Optional
Stripper Diameter, in. (cm) 10 (25.4)
Mega Wide Pickup  
Width ---
Inside, in. (cm) ---
Flare, in. (cm) ---
Drive ---
Bars ---
Number of Regular Teeth ---
Number of Mega Teeth ---
Tooth Spacing, in. (cm) ---
Lift Control ---
Gauge Wheels ---
Stripper Diameter, in. (cm) n/a
Mega Tooth Pickup  
Width ---
Inside, in. (cm) ---
Flare, in. (cm) ---
Drive ---
Bars ---
Number of Middle Teeth ---
Number of Mega Teeth ---
Tooth Spacing, in. (cm) ---
Lift Control ---
Gauge Wheels ---
Stripper Diameter, in. (cm) ---
Twine Wrap  
Control Manual
Type ---
Standard Hydraulic
Optional Electric
Twine Arms 2
Twine Ball Capacity 4
Monitor  
Monitor Console for Tractor BaleTrac Pro available with optional electric tie
Gate Closed Indicator displayed
Bale Forming Mechanical bale shape indicators
Bale Size Mechanical indicators std - digital display with BaleTrak Pro
Near Full Bale Audible for hydraulic - digital display with BaleTrak Pro
Full Bale Audible for hydraulic - digital display with BaleTrak Pro
Twine Arm Position Indicator Mechanical indicator
Auto Wrap Optional with BaleTrak Pro
Oversize Bale Audible and mechanical for hydraulic - digital display with BaleTrak Pro
Surface Wrap  
Available n/a
Tire Size  
Standard 11L-14, 8-ply
Optional n/a
Drive Line  
Drive Protection Shearbolt
PTO Speed 540
Type Constant Velocity Cat. 3
PTO Lockback Collar on Tractor Hookup Yes
PTO 60-Degree Free Rotation ---
Tractor Requirements  
Minimum PTO, hp (kW) 55 (42)
Hydraulic SCV Valves 2
Silage Baler Features  
Starter Roll Scraper ---
Powered Scraping Auger ---
Spirals on Gate Roll ---
Pre-Cutter/Slicer ---
High-Moisture Kit  

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