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) 39" x 29 1/2" x 95 3/4" [99 x 75 x 243 cm]
Feed Height 32 3/4" [83 cm]
Baler Chamber (Depth x Height) 24" x 30" [61 x 76 cm]

Bale Size

Bale Weight 70 - 325 Lbs OCC [32 - 147 Kg]
Bale Width 29" [74 cm]
Bale Depth 24" [61 cm]
Bale Height 30" [76 cm]

Pump, Electric shipping Weight Data

Pump 3.2 GPM [12.1 L/m]
Control Voltage 110 - 120 Vac
Electric 208 / 230 / 460 - 3 Phase
Ship Weight 1325 Lbs [600 Kg]


Cylinder Bore 4" [10 cm]
Cylinder Rod 2 1/2" [ 6 cm]
Rod Stroke 32" [81 cm]
Motor 3 Hp [2.2 Kw]
Average Cycle Time 39 sec

System Pressure

Working Pressure 1,600 psi [11,000 KPa]
Relief Pressure 1,900 psi [13,100 KPa]

Platen Force

Working Force 20,100 lbs [89,400 N]
Relief Force 23,870 lbs [109,179 N]

Ram Pressure

Nor Ram Pressure 28.4psi [196 Kpa]
Max Ram Pressure 33.7 psi [232 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.