Vertical Downstroke Baler

Designed For: * Supermarkets * Retail Chains * Hospitals * Hotels * Malls *

This small but powerful machine has been specifically engineered for applications with limited space or budget. The 324HD Series has all of the important safety features that make us the leader in the vertical baler industry.


Dimensional Data

Overall (Width x Depth x Height)35" x 23 1/2" x 93 1/4" [89 x 59 x 237 cm]
Feed Height32 3/4" [83 cm]
Baler Chamber (Depth x Height)24" x 30" [61 x 76 cm]


Cylinder Bore4" [10 cm]
Cylinder Rod2 1/2" [ 6 cm]
Rod Stroke32" [81 cm]
Motor3 Hp [2.2 Kw]
Average Cycle Time39 sec

Bale Size

Bale Weight50 - 150 Lbs OCC [23 - 68 Kg]
Bale Width30" [76 cm]
Bale Depth16" [41 cm]
Bale Height24" [61 cm]

System Pressure

Working Pressure1,600 psi [11,000 KPa]
Relief Pressure1,900 psi [13,100 KPa]

Platen Force

Working Force20,100 lbs [89,400 N]
Relief Force23,870 lbs [109,179 N]

Ram Pressure

Nor Ram Pressure42.6 psi [194 Kpa]
Max Ram Pressure50.6 psi [349 Kpa]

Pump, Electric shipping Weight Data

Pump3.2 GPM [12.1 L/m]
Control Voltage110 - 120 Vac
Electric208 / 230 / 460 - 3 Phase
Ship Weight1,155 Lbs [524 Kg]

PTR Baler & Compactor offers the highest quality, most reliable Vertical Hydraulic Balers on the market today. Our baler models are versatile, durable and great for a variety of different markets. They are excellent for disposing of a high volume of cardboard and dry waste, thereby keeping floorspace clear. PTR's Vertical Balers enable your company to reach it's recycling and sustainability goals. We offer the most efficient and durable balers available. They are ideal for large hospitals, industrial facilities and distribution centers. Every baler safely and easily bales high volumes of discarded materials like cardboard, plastic P.E.T. bottles, aluminum cans and siding. After purchasing your Vertical Baler from PTR, we provide the most reliable, expert maintenance and repair service in the industry.