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Densifying Forest Biomass into Large Round Bales
Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan www.asabe.orgCitation: Transactions of the ASAE. 27 (5): 1277-1281. (doi: 10.13031/2013.32959) @1984
Authors: J. L. Fridley, T. H. Burkhardt
ABSTRACT A large round-bale hay baler was modified to examine the concept of baling forest biomass in large round bales. Material baled, feed orientation, and baler belt tension were varied to observe their effects on the baling process and bale density. Torque and power required to drive the baler were measured(Download PDF) (Export to EndNotes)