Baler of the month – March – RWM 550 HD

Baler of the month – March – RWM 550 HD

In the latest instalment of our regular ‘baler of the month’ feature, we speak to Riverside Waste Machinery’s MD – Jonathan Oldfield – to discover the key features and benefits of the RWM550 heavy duty (HD) waste baler.

Describe this machine in one sentence:

This mill size waste baler is a robust machine, suitable for an array of difficult materials.

What type of organisations use it?

It’s an obvious choice for companies with bulky or large volumes of tougher recyclables and is commonly used by manufacturers, recyclers and small to medium-sized skip hire companies.

What materials can this waste baler handle?

With full stroke compaction and a 50-tonne press force, the RWM 550 HD can handle everything from ordinary packaging waste, such as cardboard, through to more complex applications such as clothes, stripped down computer cases, car bumpers, carpet, HDPE drums and leather.

What bale weights can it achieve?

Large bales of up to 610kg.

And the bale dimensions?

1200 x 1500 x 769mm

What consumables are required to produce bales with this machine?

Baling wire or tape would be suitable for this machine – both are in stock, available in various quantities via our online shop, and are competitively priced.

Is a warranty included?

Yes, a 12 month full parts and labour warranty is included as standard, and optional service and maintenance packages are also available.

Describe this machine in 3 words:

Very reliable baler.

Where can you find out more information about this machine?

By visiting the dedicated RWM 550 HD baler page, reading the EA Tailby new story, or by contacting us directly. People are welcome to call us on 01423 325038 for an informal chat or they can email to outline their requirements.

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