Troubleshooting Tip: No Knot in Needle Twine

Bridon Cordage / April 21, 2014

We’ve got a series of troubleshooting tips to help you figure out what’s going wrong when you’re having knot issues.

We hope part II below is helpful:

Is this your problem?
There’s a simple knot in twine over the bale but no knot in needle twine.

Try this! It could be caused by improper twine finger action; adjust to baler manual specifications. Or the needle did not place twine in twine disc, so adjust the needle to specifications and check tensioner at twine box. See if hay dogs are malfunctioning.

Stay tuned for more troubleshooting tips, or visit our resources page.