If you have questions about balers, compactors, or other recycling and waste management equipment, we are here to help. Here are a handful of common questions we hear from people about balers.
Questions about Balers – And the Answers!
How do I decide between a horizontal baler and a vertical baler?
Deciding between a horizontal baler and a vertical baler comes down to what type of materials are being processed, how much materials are being processed, and how much space you have available. It also makes a difference if you need to have the ability to shear the material. The vertical balers do not shearing mechanism and the horizontal balers do. Here is more information on choosing between a vertical baler and a horizontal baler.
Who do I contact if my baler breaks down or is need or repair or maintenance?
You can contact us, Harmony Enterprises Inc. at (507) 886-6666. We have an extensive network of baler technicians across the United States who can be at your site within 24 hours or less. We also have excellent baler technical support over the phone.
I think I am looking for a baler but am not sure. Are there other names for a baler?
Yes, some other names for a baler can include a horizontal baler, vertical baler, automatic baler, down stroke baler, baling press, commercial baler, recycling baler, industrial baler, etc. Many balers can be used for multiple materials however you may also see terms used such as cardboard baler, waste baler, etc.
How do I know that my baler is safe to use?
We recommend weekly, monthly, and annual maintenance of your baler to ensure that the baler is safe to use. Here are our recommendations for baler maintenance and baler safety. It is also important to know when to replace an old baler.
Do you have used or refurbished balers for sale?
No, we do not sell used balers. We manufacture new balers at our facility in Harmony, Minnesota and focus on providing our customers with baling equipment that will last for the long-term. Here is more information on the pros and cons of buying used or refurbished recycling equipment.
What is the warranty of your balers?
The warranty on our balers and compactors is the industry standard: 3 year warranty on the structure, 2 year warranty on the cylinder, one year warranty on all other parts, 1 year warranty warranty for labor at the state labor warranty rate. Click here to read more about our baler and compactor warranty. Often our equipment vastly outlasts the warranty, as you can read about here and here.
What is the process for a baler installation?
We recommend that the baler is installed by an experienced and qualified Baler Technician or Installer. We have Baler Techs across the country who are trained for the installation of the equipment. But there are some things you should do first. Here are some tips to having an efficient baler installation process.
I am considering buying a vertical baler from Harmony Enterprises, Inc. but would like to hear what current users think of the equipment. Do you have any reviews?
Yes, here are some of the vertical baler reviews that we have received recently.
I just need more information about all of your vertical balers. Do you have one page that answers all of my questions?
Yes, please refer to this helpful page, entitled, Vertical Balers By Harmony.
Did we answer your baler questions? What other questions about balers do you have? We are here to help! Give us a call at (507) 886-6666 or contact us via this simple form and we will get back to you.
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