Fordson Fordson F

Fordson Fordson F tractor photo
1917 - 1928
Standard-tread tractor
Series map:
Fordson F
ManufacturerFordson (a part of Ford)
Standard-tread tractor
FactoriesDearborn, MI
 Cork, Ireland
Total built755,278 (total)
 747,681 (USA)
 7,597 (Ireland)
The name Fordson was used for two reasons. The "Ford Tractor" name was already being used by a company in Minneapolis. In addition, the Ford Motor Company shareholders had no interest in tractor production, so Henry Ford started an independent company for building tractors, named Henry Ford & Son.
Fordson Fordson F Engines
Ford 4.1L 4-cyl distillate
Hercules 4.1L 4-cyl distillate
Fuel tank21 gal
79.5 L
Engine details ...
Fordson Fordson F Power
Engine20 hp
14.9 kW
Drawbar (claimed)10 hp
7.5 kW
PTO (claimed)20 hp
14.9 kW
Plows2 (14-inch)
Drawbar (tested)12.325 hp
9.2 kW
Belt (tested)22.28 hp
16.6 kW
Performance test details ...
Two-wheel drive
Manual steering
Open operator station.
Dimensions & Tires
Wheelbase63 inches
160 cm
Weight2920 lbs
1324 kg
Rear tire42x12
Full dimensions and tires ...
Fordson F Serial Numbers
19171 (USA)
1918260 (USA)
191934427 (USA)
1920100001 (USA)
1921158312 (USA)
1922201026 (USA)
1923268583 (USA)
1924370351 (USA)
1925455360 (USA)
1926557608 (USA)
1927629830 (USA)
191963001 (Ireland)
192065001 (Ireland)
1921108230 (Ireland)
1922109673 (Ireland)

FAQ: How to read a serial number table.
Fordson F Serial Location
Fordson Fordson F serial number location
Below the cylinder head on the right side of the engine.
Belt Pulley
Diameter9.5 inches
24 cm
Width6.5 inches
16 cm
Speed2480 ft/min
755.90 meters/min
Fordson F references literature
Fordson Tractor Manual (3087) published in 1923
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