When your needs call for a versatile yet cost-efficient disc mower conditioner, you can’t do better than the Hesston 1359. Its seven rotary discs cut a 9-foot, 3-inch swath through grass hay, pasture or alfalfa with equal ease. Yet, the rugged side-pull hitch easily pivots for narrow transport. Add our proven hay conditioner options to match your crop conditions and you have the perfect machine for any small- to mid-size operation.
A hydraulic power-out feature on the Hesston 1359 automatically opens the rolls to expel slugs when the header is raised.
Each cutterbar module is driven by a segmented, reversible hex drive shaft for quick disassembly and reduced operating costs. The hex drive shaft is also designed to absorb the shock of hitting an obstruction, reducing the risk of
Width of cut: 9'3"
Overall width: 11'
Weight: 3,240 lbs
Header flotation: Radial and vertical with adjustable springs
Cutterbar design: Modular component shaft drive
Cutting height: 1.8" to 3.0"
Cutterbar operating range: 0° to 8°
Number of discs: 7
Number of knives: 14 (2 per disc)
Drive: Hex shaft from gearbox
Disc speed: 3,000 RPM
Knife tip speed: 175.8 mph
Knives: Swingaway, reversible
Conditioner roll type: Rubber on rubber
Conditioner length: 84"
Conditioner speed: 735 RPM
Conditioner roll separation: Hydraulic w/ header raise
Conditioner drive: U-joint drivelines from gearbox
Windrow formation max: 72"
Windrow formation min: 30"
Min. PTO hp: 60 hp
PTO speed: 540
Hydraulics: 1 DAV; 1 SAV