galaxy® 2r Narrow Two-Ram Recycling Balers

Powerful and Efficient Balers for recycling applications

The Marathon® Galaxy 2R Two-Ram narrow model recycling balers feature a full-penetration compaction ram to produce high-density bales.

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Trusted Knowledge and Equipment

Ashley Chambers (Environmental Educator, City of Tuscaloosa) explains how Marathon Equipment’s knowledge and Equipment have taken their recycling facilities to the next level.

5 Yr. Structure | 1 Yr. Parts | 1 Yr. Labor

Introducing The Marathon® Transfer Compaction & Recycling Solutions Warranty

Marathon Equipment is pleased to announce the release of our updated Warranty Coverage program. This warranty will take effect and be applicable on all products sold on or after June 1, 2021. Please note: this warranty plan is not retroactive to products sold prior to June 1, 2021. The existing Marathon Recycling Solutions Warranty has also been updated to include Transfer Compactors. The Transfer Compactor and Recycling Solutions Warranty include 5-years structural warranty, 1-years part warranty, and 1-year labor warranty.

Galaxy® 2R Features & Benefits

  • Full-penetrating compression ram for high-density bales.
  • Programmable PLC controller with automatic and manual controls, diagnostics, and bale set-up functionality.
  • Multi-purpose door serves as bale separator, bale release, and bale clamp, as well as allowing for variable bale widths.
  • Optional metals package for scrap processing and recycling applications.
  • The Galaxy 2R Two-Ram narrow baler can be customized for a wide array of applications.

Galaxy® 2R Two-Ram Baler (NARROW) Features


The Galaxy 2R narrow model features an adjustable shear beam that enables you to adjust the shear blades from the exterior of the machine.


The Galaxy 2R narrow model model features a heavy-duty reinforced honeycomb structure for maximum performance.


Multi-purpose door can serve as a bale separator, bale release, or bale clamp. It also allows for variable bale widths.


The Galaxy 2R narrow-model ram shear blade is replaceable and reversible. The body shear blade is serrated, adjustable, and replaceable. Replaceable 500 Brinell steel liners on the floor, sides, and platens offer superior wear resistance.


High-efficiency power units available from 50 HP up to 2×50 HP. TEFC motor (Totally Enclosed Fan Cooled), Flooded suction pumping system with high-flow hydraulic manifold, 10-micron filtration system, Pressure and current transducers, and Separate cooling and tier circuit and air-to-oil cooler.


Color touch-screen operator interface PLC programmable controller features automatic and manual controls, diagnostics and bale set-up functions. Available with multi-language function.

Marathon Galaxy 2R Baler Monitoring Station

The Marathon® Galaxy Pro Monitoring System enables web-based, real-time monitoring of production and maintenance data. The Galaxy Pro will send email notifications to required personnel, and the Marathon Service Tech Team can also initiate contact. Can be used on Wide and Narrow Galaxy 2R models. 


The optional stamper anti-jamming system activates automatically while in Auto Mode to help prevent shear jams before they occur. This reduces downtime and maximizes safety by preventing troublesome shear jams.

Optional STAMPER Anti-Jamming System

The optional stamper anti-jamming system activates automatically while in Auto Mode to help prevent shear jams before they occur. This reduces downtime, and maximizes safety by preventing troublesome shear jams.

EZ-TRAX Conveyors

Marathon Recycling Solutions offers custom engineered conveying systems to handle a wide variety of bulk material and scrap-handling applications. These range from light-duty slider beds to heavy-duty steel belt conveyors and complete turnkey MRF systems.

Galaxy® 2r Narrow standard Features

Full-penetrating compression ram for high-density bales.

 

Color touch-screen operator interface PLC programmable controller features automatic and manual controls, diagnostics, and bale set-up functions. Available with multi-language function.

Multi-purpose door serves as bale separator, bale release, and bale clamp, as well as allowing for variable bale widths.

The Galaxy Pro Monitoring System enables web-based, realtime monitoring of production and maintenance data. The Galaxy Pro will send email notifications to required personnel, and the Marathon Service Tech Team can also initiate contact.

 

The Galaxy 2R narrow model features an adjustable shear beam that enables you to adjust the shear blades from the exterior of the machine. (Optional on 2R15ON and 2R19ON)

 

The Galaxy 2R narrow model features a heavy-duty reinforced honeycomb structure for maximum performance.

 

The Galaxy 2R narrow model ram shear blade is replaceable and reversible. The body shear blade is serrated, adjustable, and replaceable. Replaceable 500 Brinell steel liners on the floor, sides, and platens offer superior wear resistance.

 

High-efficiency power units available from 50 HP up to 2×50 HP, and feature TEFC motor (Totally Enclosed Fan Cooled), flooded suction pumping system with high-flow hydraulic manifold, 10 micron filtration system, pressure and current transducers, and separate cooling and tier circuit and air-to-oil cooler.

 

The optional stamper anti-jamming system activates automatically while in Auto Mode to help prevent shear jams before they occur. This reduces downtime, and maximizes safety by preventing troublesome shear jams.

Have Questions About GALAXY® 2R Narrow TWO-RAM Recycling BALERS?

Contact your local Marathon® Recycling Compaction team today to request a complimentary site survey.