New Idea 486 (Older Model)
The belt configuration for the New Idea 486 (Older Model) is:
||AG Belt Part #
||2-Ply Endless w/ Cleanout Cleat
||2-Ply Endless w/ Cleanout Cleats
The New Idea 486 (older models) is a pull-type, power take-off driven baler with a cylindrical baling chamber and a ﬂ oating drum pickup. The twine wrapping mechanism is hydraulically actuated.
Hay is fed directly into the baling chamber by the pickup. The baling chamber consists of ﬁve, 11 in (280 mm) wide ﬂoor belts on the bottom directly behind the pickup and ﬁve sets of forming belts around the top. Each set of ﬁve belts contains 11, 4.7 in (120 mm) wide belts. The baling chamber has a ﬁxed volume, with all belts rotating in a ﬁxed location during bale formation