Vertical Balers » B-series

Baler B7242 SD

With two large cylinders and a very large filling opening, the B7242 is ideal for locations with a significant production of recyclables.

Press force

110,000 lbs

Waste volume


Feed opening

WxH (inch) 72 x 26

Bale size

WxDxH (inch) 72 x 42 x 47-52

Bale weight

Cardboard (lbs) 1550-1850
Plastic foil (lbs) 1550-1850

Waste types

Cardboard, plastic foil, paper.

Highlights and product features

Large, 72" x 42" baler

The B7242 baler is a heavy duty 72" x 42" baler that will produce bales weighing 1,400+ lbs.


Modern design and high press force

The B7242 is a perfect example of Bramidan's innovative design combined with a press force of over 110,000 lbs resulting in a machine capable of handling significant loads of cardboard or shrink wrap.

B7242 SD - a 72" baler for cardboard and stretch wrap:

  • 72" x 42" bale
  • 1,400+ lbs bale weights
  • Large load door for large boxes
  • 110,000 lbs of press force
  • Front tie off for minimal space consumption
  • Compliant with ANSI and UL standards
  • Powder Coating provides durable finish in many colors

How does the baler work?

Time-saving and easy waste handling

  1. Load your recyclables into vertical baler.
  2. A full-bale light tells you when the baler is full.
  3. Tie off and eject the compacted bale.
  4. Remove the bale with a pallet jack for storage untill collection.

Safe and easy to operate

Our equipment has the highest level of safety.
Don't settle with less!

As quiet as an air conditioner

Optional Extras

Use BRA-IN to optimize your baler logistics

Equip your balers with an intelligent modem and get visualized baler location data. Plan the most effective bale collection or service route.


Balers in custom colours

Choose a new baler colour among any RAL colour. The grey coloured top and side hood, press plate, and spindle cannot be customized.


Block access to baler controls with auto lock

The auto lock lets you decide who can use your baler. Everyone can load it, but it requires a PIN code or a personal key tag to run press cycles.


Keep track of your equipment while collecting data

Optimize your equipment with BRA-IN, short for Bramidan Intelligence. Our IOT platform equips our customers with data and push notifications that help to make informed decisions that reduce operating costs and benefit the environment. Access through the BRA-IN Webportal or App.*

  • checkCollection of data – troubleshoot errors, track status, fill levels, and number of bales made, etc.
  • checkLocate equipment - track the geographical location and assign groups based on store chain or territory.
  • checkPush notifications – receive email or text notifications alerting you of the status of your machinery.

*Requires active subscription, availability may vary from country to country

Technical specifications

Bale weight cardboard (lbs)1550-1850
Bale weight plastic foil (lbs)1550-1850
Press force (lbs)110,000
Power supply208/230/480V 3-phase 60Hz
Motor (HP)8.9
Noise Level (dB)62-64
Cycle time avg. (sec)25
Dimensions WxDxH (inch)99 x 65 x 142 / 100
Weight (lbs)8,300
Feed opening WxH (inch)72 x 26
Load height (inch)52
Chamber height (inch)72
Stroke (inch)44
Number of ties8
Type of tyingTwine / Steel wire
Full bale lightYes
Bale ejectAutomatic
Waste volumeLarge

Questions? Get in touch today

phone Tel. +253 288 8131

You find us here:
Blankenship Equipment Repair Inc.
PO Box 2006, Renton, WA 98056-0006

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