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    Farmall Super M

    Farmall Super M tractor photo
    1952 - 1954
    Row-Crop tractor
    Previous model:Farmall M
    Next model:Farmall 400
    Smaller:Farmall Super H





    The basic Farmall/IH model is the Super M. The Super MD is diesel. The Super MTA has the torque amplifier and independent PTO, and was built only in 1954.
     

    Production:

    Manufacturer:International Harvester
    Factory:Rock Island, Illinois, USA
     Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Total built:57,092
     44,551 (Rock Island)
     12,541 (Louisville)
     245 (Super MV)
    Original price (USD):$2,500 (1954)
     

    Variants:

    Super MD:diesel engine
    Super MV:high-crop
     

    Farmall Super M Engines:

       International Harvester 4.3L 4-cyl gasoline
       International Harvester 4.3L 4-cyl LP gas
    full engine details ...
     

    Capacity:

    Fuel:21 gal [79.5 L]
    Aux. fuel:0.9 gal [3.4 L]
     

    Power Take-off (PTO):

    Rear PTO:transmission
     independent (with TA)
    Rear RPM:540
     

    Dimensions & Tires:

    Wheelbase:89.25 inches [226 cm]
    Weight:5,603 lbs [2541 kg]
    Front tire:6.00-16
    Rear tire:12-38
    full dimensions and tires ...
     

    Super M Serial Numbers:

    Location:Left side of clutch housing
    photo of Super M serial number

    1952: SM501 (Farmall Rock Island plant)
    1953: SM12516 (Farmall Rock Island plant)
    1954: SM51977 (Farmall Rock Island plant)
    Final: SM52627 (Farmall Rock Island plant)
    1952: SML500001 (Louisville plant)
    1953: SML501906 (Louisville plant)
    1954: SML512541 (Louisville plant)
    1954: SM-TA60001-83523 (MTA)

    how to read serial numbers...

     

    Links:

    Brian's Farmall page: information on the Super M
     

    Farmall Super M Power:

    Drawbar (tested):44.23 hp [33.0 kW]
    Belt (tested):47.07 hp [35.1 kW]
    power test details ...
     

    Mechanical:

    Chassis:4x2 2WD
    Steering:manual
    Brakes:differential mechanical dry disc
    Cab:Open operator station.
     

    Hydraulics:

    Type:IH Lift-All
     

    Belt Pulley:

    Diameter:11 inches [27 cm]
    Width:7.5 inches [19 cm]
    RPM:899
    Speed:2588 ft/min [788.82 meters/min]
     

    Electrical:

    Ground:positive
    Charging system:generator
     

    Battery:

    Number:1
    Volts:6
     

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