HD + XL – Specifications


Standard Rear Mounted
Machine width (m) 1.735
Machine length (m) 3.950
Machine head height (m) 1.465
Bale guard height (m) 1.480
Machine body length (m) 3.400
Raised head height (m) 2.800
Maximum bale width (m) 1.380
Maximum bale length (m) 3.040
Maximum bale height /diameter (m) 2.040
Machine weight (kg) 1180
Maximum bale weight 700
Machine + bale weight (kg) 1,880


Single Side Mounted
Machine width (m) 3.950
Machine length (m) 2.035
Machine head height (m) 1.465
Machine weight (kg)500 180
Maximum bale weight (kg) 700
Machine + bale weight (kg) 2,200


Round bale (m) 1.8
Rectangular bale Width (m) 1.2
Rectangular bale Height (m) 1.3
Oil flow (l/min) 55
Distance thrown (m) 6-9

Key Information

The HD for hard high density round and rectangular bales and the XL for two round bales or extra long rectangular bales, each provide real straw spreading solutions to issues emerging from the latest trend towards more ergonimcally efficient high density baling machines and longer rectangular bales.

Overall, the options contribute to Spread-a-Bale enabaling farmers to make further reductions in spreading time and labour, and straw savings of between 30% to 50%.

  • Spreads all bales – shapes and sizes including round bales up to 1.8m diameter
  • 1.3m high rotors enable handling of all biggest rectangular bales
  • Requires minimum loader 3.0t lift capacity
  • Fast operation, approximately one minute to load and de-twine followed by less than one minute to discharge and spread
  • Only one loader required, no second tractor and pneumatic spreader tied-up
  • Proven design for over 20 years
  • Truly self-loading from the stack and floor
  • Versatile, enables loading and spreading of round and rectangular bales
  • No electrics; only one, double-acting two-way spool required and no low-pres sure return line

The HD option

  • designed to facilitate the spreading of high density, compact bales
  • features an increase in hydraulic power and torque of up to 75% by different combinations of hydraulic components
  • available on all M range models

The XL option

  • designed to easily accommodate two round bales or 9’ long bales
  • offers an extra 30cm long body on both Midi and Maxi Spread-a-Bale machines

Optional Extras

  • Side frame for side mounting, loading and discharge
  •  Feed-a-Bale
  •  HD motor
  •  Painted or galvanised

Spread Pattern

Contact sales@spread-a-bale.com for further information and a demonstration



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