Forage Harvester

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The new compact foragers from KRONE- 480/ 530/ 580/630

  • Constant engine outputs from 490 to 626 hp
  • 6 intake rollers for extra safety and a top quality chop
  • Universal MaxFlow cutterheads: 20, 28 or 36 knives
  • Biogas cutterhead: 40 knives
  • KRONE VariStream: Spring-loaded floors for a continuous crop flow
  • KRONE VariQuick: engage and disengage the corn conditioner in an instant
  • KRONE StreamControl: optionally adjustable crop throw
  • 4WD option with 40 km/h wheel motors
  • Independent wheel suspension on rear axle for exceptional manoeuvrability
  • Perfect for on-road travel: 3 m machine width (depending on tyres)
  • Curved retainer bracket makes headers easy to attach and remove

The intake System

  • 6 pre-compression rollers for a top quality chop
  • Hydraulic drive shaft:
    LOC steplessly adjustable from cab
    Adjusts automatically with AutoScan
  • Maximum protection against foreign objects:
    Long path from metal detector to cutterhead
    Metal detection across entire chamber width

The universal cutterhead

  • For grass, pre-wilted material, whole crop silage and maize
  • Cutterheads with 20, 28 or 36 knives
  • Plenty of carrying space under the knife carriers: high throughput and smoother running even on uneven swaths
  • Knives quick and easy to insert and remove

Corn Conditioner

  • Perfect kernel treatment
  • Huge 250 mm diameter roller
  • Roll gap adjusted conveniently from the cab
  • Perfect treatment: the right teeth for your corn


  • Switch quickly from grass chute to corn conditioner and back
  • Easy change thanks to drawer system
  • No complicated changeover: done in just a few minutes
  • Corn conditioner is quick and easy to remove

  • Consistent performance with irregular crop flow
  • Extremely smooth running even on uneven swaths
  • High throughput
  • Top quality chop
  • Extremely user-friendly


  • Optionally adjustable crop throw
  • Tight crop stream even with a long crop throw
  • The shorter the crop throw, the less power is needed
  • Fill trailer accurately with no spillage


  • More output, quieter running, less wear
  • Stepless speed adjustment from the cab
  • EasyFlow speed automatically adjusts to driving speed
  • Quick coupler with curved bracket for easy attachment and removal and excellent ground tracking
  • Six rows of tines arranged in W shape

The Engine

  • 6-cylinder in-line MTU engines
  • Tier 4 final / Stage IV emission standard
  • Maximum constant engine outputs from 490 to 626 hp
  • Extremely economical, smooth running

The Driveline

  • Simple design
  • Direct power transmission with extra strong poly V-belts
  • Long service life
  • Separate drive shafts on intake system and headers Reverses when cutterhead idle
  • Separate reliable hydrostatic pump drive

The running gear

  • Front wheel drive as standard, four-wheel drive optional
  • Strong Bosch Rexroth wheel motors
  • Traction control with three travel modes
  • Stepless speed range from 0 to 40 km/h

The Cab

  • Spacious
  • Maximum operator comfort
  • Excellent all-round vision



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