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Oliver 500

Oliver 500 tractor photo
1961 - 1963
Utility tractor

The Oliver 500 was made in England by David Brown for Oliver. The 500 is the same as the David Brown 850.


Manufacturer:David Brown
Factory:Maltham, England
Total built:1,648

Oliver 500 Engines:

   David Brown 2.5L 4-cyl diesel
   David Brown 2.5L 4-cyl gasoline
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3-Point Hitch:

Rear Type:I

Power Take-off (PTO):

Rear PTO:live (two-stage clutch)
Rear RPM:540

Dimensions & Tires:

Weight:4094 to 5874 pounds
Front tire:5.50-16
Rear tire:12.4-28
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500 Serial Numbers:

1960: 100001
1961: 100501
1962: 101201
1963: 101701
Final: 102000

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Oliver 500 Power:

Engine:35 hp [26.1 kW]
Drawbar (tested):30.93 hp [23.1 kW]
PTO (tested):33.56 hp [25.0 kW]
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Chassis:4x2 2WD
Brakes:differential mechanical expanding shoe
Cab:Open operator station.




Number:2 (diesel)
 1 (gas)
Volts:6 (diesel)
 12 (Gas)

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Last update:September 19, 2012
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