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Ballast Calculator

This calculator is to be used to estimate the correct amount of ballast for a specific tractor with certain types of
implements. The ballast recommended in this calculator is based solely off of machine fore and aft.
Therefore, should be used only as a starting point when ballasting. Some deviations may be needed for
specific circumstances. For complete information on Performance Ballasting refer to the tractor's Operators
Manual.
Ballast Calculator Instructions:
1 Select Tractor Model on this page
-you will be redirected to the proper page to configure your tractor
-if redirected to wrong page, scroll to bottom of page and click on "back" button
2 Use white drop down menus to properly configure your tractor
3 When your tractor has correct configuration a base tractor weight will be generated.
4 Select desired loader, implement, and ballast weight configuration from white drop down menus
-attachment drop down menu includes:
*specific implement
*implement codes
*ballast box
5 Final vehicle weight with all implements will appear at the bottom center of chart, with weight split on bottom
right.
Note: This calculator will allow you to select unorderable configurations. This calculator is for the sole use of
estimating the weight of a configured tractor and its implements for optimizing performance.

2305
2320
2520
2720

Compact Utility Tractor Ballast Calculators


3005
3032E
3038E
3320
3520
3720

Ballasting Tools
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Operator's Manual

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for optimizing performance.

ast Calculators
4005
4120
4320
4520
4720

2305 BALLAST CALCULATOR


Lb./Front
Tractor Model
Operator
Front Tire Size
Rear Tire Size

607
29
40
0
676

2305
190lb
18x8.5-10 4PR R3 CL Multi Track
26x12.00-12 4PR R3 CL Multi Trac

Base Tractor Weight (w/operator)


Loader
iMatch
Rear Attachment

No Loader

with iMatch

-37
-336
303

Implement Code: 20

Tractor Weight with Attachment


**Refer to Attachment Compatibility
Fluid in Front Tires
Fluid in Rear Tires
Front Weight Bracket
Qty. of Front Weights
Rear Tire Weights (per side)

0
0

No Fluid in Tires
No Fluid in Tires

0
158
0

No Bracket
3
No Rear Wheel Weight

Total

Attachment Compatibility
Operator's Manual
Back

461
Total Weight

Front

2137

22%

Lb./Rear
701
161
0
80
942
0
102
664
1708
0
0
0
-32
0
1676
Rear

78%

Tractor Model
Operator
Front Tire Size
Rear Tire Size

Loader
iMatch
Rear Attachment

Fluid in Front Tires


Fluid in Rear Tires
Front Weight Bracket
Qty. of Front Weights
Rear Tire Weights (per side)

Attachment Compatibility
Operator's Manual
Back

2X20 BALLAST CALCULATOR


Lb./Front
741
44
60
0
845

2520
190lb
23x8.50-12 4PR R3 CL Multi Trac
31x13.5-15 4PR R3 CL Multi Trac

Base Tractor Weight (w/operator)


No Loader

with iMatch

-29
-419
397

Implement Code: 30

Tractor Weight with Attachment


**Refer to Attachment Compatibility

0
0

No Fluid in Tires
No Fluid in Tires

28
283
0

LVB25363
5
No Rear Wheel Weight

Ballasted Tractor Weight

708

Total Weight

Front

2779

25%

Lb./Rear
845
146
0
154
1145
0
94
911
2150
0
0
-6
-73
0
2071
Rear

75%

Tractor Model
Operator
Front Tire Size
Rear Tire Size

Loader
iMatch
Rear Attachment

Fluid in Front Tires


Fluid in Rear Tires
Front Weight Bracket
Qty. of Front Weights
Rear Tire Weights (per side)

Attachment Compatibility
Operator's Manual
Back

3005 BALLAST CALCULATOR


Lb./Front
701
31
97
0
829

3005 (2WD)
190lb
25x8.50-14 6PR R4 GA
15.00-19.5 6PR R4 GA

Base Tractor Weight (w/operator)


No Loader

with iMatch

-37
-314
477

45 gallon

Tractor Weight with Attachment


**Refer to Attachment Compatibility

0
0

No Fluid in Tires
No Fluid in Tires

38
224
0

LVA802912
4
No Rear Wheel Weight

Ballasted Tractor Weight

739

Total Weight

Front

3021

24%

Lb./Rear
1041
159
0
370
1569
0
102
674
2346
0
0
-8
-56
0
2282
Rear

76%

Tractor Model
Operator
Front Tire Size
Rear Tire Size

Loader
iMatch
Rear Attachment

Fluid in Front Tires


Fluid in Rear Tires
Front Weight Bracket
Front Weight Used
Qty. of Front Weights
Rear Tire Weights (per side)

Attachment Compatibility
Operator's Manual
Back

3E BALLAST CALCULATOR
Lb./Front
830
51
97
0
978

3032E
190lb
25x8.50-14 6PR R4 GA
15.00-19.5 6PR R4 GA

Base Tractor Weight (w/operator)


No Loader

with iMatch

-36
-490
452

Implement Code: 30

Tractor Weight with Attachment


**Refer to Attachment Compatibility

0
0

No Fluid in Tires
No Fluid in Tires

46

LVB24952
BM19780 (70lb)

307
0

3
No Rear Wheel Weight

Ballasted Tractor Weight

805

Total Weight

Front

3165

25%

Lb./Rear
878
139
0
370
1386
0
101
982
2470
0
0
-12
-97
0
2360
Rear

75%

Tractor Model
Operator
Operator's Station
Front Tire Size
Rear Tire Size

Loader
iMatch
Rear Attachment

Fluid in Front Tires


Fluid in Rear Tires
Front Weight Bracket
Front Weight Used
Qty. of Front Weights
Rear Tire Weights (per side)

Attachment Compatibility
Operator's Manual
Back

3X20 BALLAST CALCULATOR


3720
190lb
Open Station
25/10.50LLX15 6PR GOLF GA
41LLx18-16.1 6PR GOLF GA

Base Tractor Weight (w/operator)

Lb./Front
1179
47
0
119
0
1345

No Loader

with iMatch

-31
-444
869

55 gallon

Tractor Weight with Attachment


**Refer to Attachment Compatibility

0
0

No Fluid in Tires
No Fluid in Tires

LIQUID BALLAST NOT RECOMMENDED

No Bracket
BM19780 (70lb)

0
0

0
No Rear Wheel Weight

Ballasted Tractor Weight

869

Total Weight

Front

3686

24%

Lb./Rear
1302
143
0
0
251
1696
0
96
1024
1696
0
0
0
0
0
2817
Rear

76%

Tractor Model
Operator
Front Tire Size
Rear Tire Size

Loader
iMatch
Rear Attachment / Ballast Box

Fluid in Front Tires


Fluid in Rear Tires
Front Weight Bracket
Qty. of Front Weights
Rear Tire Weights (per side)

Attachment Compatibility
Operator's Manual
Back

4005 BALLAST CALCULATOR


Lb./Front
4005 (2WD)
190lb
27x10.50-15 4PR R3 TI
44x18.00-20 4PR R3 TI

Base Tractor Weight (w/operator)

975
67
110
0
1152

No Loader

with iMatch

-35
-301
816

Implement Code: 20

Tractor Weight with Attachment


**Refer to Attachment Compatibility

0
0

No Fluid in Tires
No Fluid in Tires

29
109
0

LVA802972
2
No Rear Wheel Weight

Ballasted Tractor Weight

953

Total Weight

Front

3555

27%

Lb./Rear
1384
123
0
396
1903
0
100
629
2632
0
0
-5
-25
0
2603
Rear

73%

Tractor Model
Operator
Front Tire Size
Rear Tire Size

Loader
iMatch
Rear Attachment / Ballast Box

Fluid in Front Tires


Fluid in Rear Tires
Front Weight Bracket
Qty. of Front Weights
Rear Tire Weights (per side)

Attachment Compatibility
Operator's Manual
Back

4105 BALLAST CALCULATOR


4105
190lb
10.00-16.5 6PR R4 TI
17.5L-24 8PR R4 TI

Base Tractor Weight (w/operator)

Lb./Front
1181
41
158
0
1381

No Loader

with iMatch

-31
-423
926

Implement Code: 30

Tractor Weight with Attachment


**Refer to Attachment Compatibility

0
0

No Fluid in Tires
No Fluid in Tires

43
0
0

LVBM19581
0
No Rear Wheel Weight

Ballasted Tractor Weight

969

Total Weight

Front

3824

25%

Lb./Rear
1229
149
0
475
1854
0
96
915
2865
0
0
-10
0
0
2855
Rear

75%

Tractor Model
Operator
Operator's Station
Front Tire Size
Rear Tire Size

Loader
iMatch
Rear Attachment

Fluid in Front Tires


Fluid in Rear Tires
Front Weight Bracket
Front Weight Used
Qty. of Front Weights
Rear Tire Weights (per side)

Attachment Compatibility
Operator's Manual
Back

4X20 BALLAST CALCULATOR


4720
190lb
Open Station
8.00-16 6PR R1 TI
13.6-28 4PR R1 TI

Base Tractor Weight (w/operator)

Lb./Front
1506
50
0
128
0
1683

No Loader

with iMatch

-32
-1129
522

Implement Code: 80

Tractor Weight with Attachment


**Refer to Attachment Compatibility

0
0

No Fluid in Tires
No Fluid in Tires

44

LVBM19581
BM19780 (70lb)

878
0

9
No Rear Wheel Weight

Ballasted Tractor Weight

1444

Total Weight

Front

5929

24%

Lb./Rear
1648
140
0
0
418
2206
0
97
2441
1948
0
0
-10
-248
0
4486
Rear

76%