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John Deere 40C

John Deere 40C tractor photo
1953 - 1955
Agricultural Crawler tractor
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The John Deere 40C is the crawler version of the model 40.
 

Production:

Manufacturer:John Deere
Factory:Dubuque, Iowa, USA
Total built:11,814
 

Variants:

40:wheeled tractor
 

John Deere 40C Engines:

   John Deere 1.6L 2-cyl gasoline
   John Deere 1.6L 2-cyl all-fuel
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Capacity:

Fuel:11 gal [41.6 L]
 

Dimensions & Tires:

Wheelbase:56 inches [142 cm]
Weight:4500 to 6000 pounds
Front tire:tracks
Rear tire:tracks
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40C Serial Numbers:

Location:Left side of tractor, behind bell housing
photo of 40C serial number

1953: 60001
1954: 62264
1955: 66020
Final: 71689

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Links:

JD40C: Information and photos about the 40C
 

John Deere 40C Power:

Drawbar (claimed):15.11 hp [11.3 kW]
Belt (claimed):21.24 hp [15.8 kW]
Drawbar (tested):19.63 hp [14.6 kW]
Belt (tested):25.0 hp [18.6 kW]
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Mechanical:

Chassis:crawler
Steering:manual clutches
Brakes:mechanical contracting band
Cab:Open operator station.
 

Belt Pulley:

Diameter:9.1 inches [23 cm]
Width:6.125 inches [15 cm]
RPM:1267
Speed:3006 ft/min [916.23 meters/min]
 

Electrical:

Ground:positive
 

Battery:

Number:1
Volts:6
 

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