Vertical Downstroke Baler

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

PTR’s Flagship signature series Vertical Downstroke Baler the 3400HD was the first High Density baler to hit the market place. With over 10,000 units produced PTR leads the way time and time again! Designed For: Supermarkets, Retail Centers, Hospitals, Hotels & Malls.


Dimensional Data

Overall (Width x Depth x Height)78" x 48" x 152" [198 x 122 x 386 cm]
Feed Height54 " [137 cm]
Baler Chamber (Depth x Height)30" x 48" [76 x 122 cm]

Bale Size

Bale Weight1,000 - 1,300 Lbs [454 - 490 Kg]
Bale Width60" [152 cm]
Bale Depth30" [76 cm]
Bale Height48" [122 cm]

Pump, Electric shipping Weight Data

Pump10.5 GPM [39.75 L/m]
Control Voltage110 - 120 Vac
Electric208 / 230 / 460 - 3 Phase
Ship Weight5,400 Lbs [2,449 Kg]


Cylinder Bore6" [15 cm]
Cylinder Rod3 1/2" [ 9 cm]
Rod Stroke48" [122 cm]
Motor10 Hp [7.45 Kw]
Average Cycle Time56 sec

System Pressure

Working Pressure2,400 psi [16,547 KPa]
Relief Pressure2,700 psi [18,616 KPa]

Platen Force

Working Force67,858 lbs [301,847 N]
Relief Force76,340 lbs [339,577 N]

Ram Pressure

Nor Ram Pressure37.0 psi [255 Kpa]
Max Ram Pressure41.7 psi [288 Kpa]

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.