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Antique Tractor Service Guide for Wheeled Tractors sold in Australia 1938-1960 Specifications Tolerances Adjustments Reference Data, Allis Chalmers, David Brown, Case, Chamberlain, Ferguson, Fiat, Fordson, IHC, John Deere, MF, Massey Harris, MM, Nuffield, Oliver

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This book covers tractors between 1938-1960.

This book lists the specifications, tolerances and adjustments along with other reference data for a large range of older tractors. It is not a complete workshop manual, but it provides all the details of the tolerances allowed such as camshaft end float, big end bearing clearance, sleeve height above face of block, valve clearances, governed engine speeds, plug gap, timing, bolt torque settings for bearing caps, heads, etc., crown wheel and pinion backlash, bearing pre-loads, oil types and change periods.

Also listed are some other general tractor information such as tyre sizes, speeds, years of production, and serial number lists. This is not a workshop manual, but it provides much of the information you can get from a workshop manual on one page, in an easy to find condensed form.

The following makes and models are listed:

Allis-Chalmers: A; B; C; CA; D272 petrol & diesel; 270; U; WD; WD 45; WF.

David Brown: Diesel Cropmaster; 6S Cropmaster; Super Cropmaster; 25C; 30C; 30D; 250; 900 D; 900 K; 950 A; 950 implematic; Prairie.

Case: LA; 500; 600; 800 Case-O-Matic; 900.

Chamberlain: 40KA; 45KA; 55DA; 55KA; 60D DA; 70D DA; Champion L/4; 4/270; Countryman; Crusader.

Ferguson: TEA-20; TED-20; TEF.

Fiat: 411 R.

Fordson: Dexta; Farm Major Diesel; Major Kero; New Major Diesel; Power Major Diesel.

IHC: Super AM Kero; AM7 Diesel; AM7 Kero; AW6 Kero; Super AW6 Kero; Super AWD6 Diesel; AW7 Kero; AW7 Diesel; AOS6 Kero; B250 Diesel; B275 Diesel; Farmall AM-Kero; Farmall Super A; Farmall Super AMD Diesel; Farmall H; Farmall M; Farmall MD; Farmall 100; Farmall 130 & 140; W4; W6; W9; WD6; WD9; 650 D.

John Deere: 60W; 40; 50; B; G; M.

Massey Ferguson: 35 Petrol & Kero; MF 35-23C Diesel; MF 35-3A-152D; MF 135; MF 165; MF 65 4A-192 Diesel.

Massey Harris: 44K; 55 Diesel; 55K; 555 Diesel; 744 Diesel; 745.

Minneapolis Moline: GB Diesel; GB Kero; GTB; GVI; UTS

Nuffield: DM4 (BMC Diesel, and Perkins Diesel); 3 DL BMC Diesel; ETA; ETB; ETC; ETD.

Oliver: 66; 77; 88; 90.

Code No. 008041, 107 pages, $52.00

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