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    Massey-Harris 55

    Massey-Harris 55 tractor photo
    1946 - 1955
    Standard-tread tractor
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    Production:

    Manufacturer:Massey-Harris
    Original price (USD):$3848 (1955)
     

    Variants:

    55K:all-fuel engine
    55D:diesel engine
     

    Massey-Harris 55 Engines:

       Continental 6.3L 4-cyl gasoline
       Continental 6.3L 4-cyl diesel
       Continental 6.3L 4-cyl all fuel
       Continental 6.3L 4-cyl LP gas
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    Capacity:

    Fuel:27.5 gal [104.1 L]
    Hydraulic system:3.5 gal [13.2 L]
     

    Power Take-off (PTO):

    Rear PTO:optional
    Rear RPM:521
     

    Dimensions & Tires:

    Wheelbase:88.5 inches [224 cm]
    Weight:7223 to 10155 pounds
    Front tire:7.50x18
    Rear tire:18.00x26
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    55 Serial Numbers:

    Location:On side of tractor frame.
    photo of 55 serial number

    1946: 1001 (gasoline)
    1947: 1116 (gasoline)
    1948: 2132 (gasoline)
    1949: 3581 (gasoline)
    1950: 5468 (gasoline)
    1951: 6399 (gasoline)
    1952: 10001 (gasoline)
    1953: 13017 (gasoline)
    1954: 15299 (gasoline)
    1955: 17059 (gasoline)
    1946: 1001 (all-fuel)
    1947: 1013 (all-fuel)
    1948: 1554 (all-fuel)
    1949: 3033 (all-fuel)
    1950: 4078 (all-fuel)
    1951: 4808 (all-fuel)
    1952: 5503/10001 (all-fuel)
    1953: 13017 (all-fuel)
    1954: 15299 (all-fuel)
    1955: 17059 (all-fuel)
    1949: 1001 (diesel)
    1950: 1022 (diesel)
    1951: 2058 (diesel)
    1952: 2822/10001 (diesel)
    1953: 13017 (diesel)
    1954: 15299 (diesel)
    1955: 17059 (diesel)

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    Massey-Harris 55 Power:

    Drawbar (claimed):41 hp [30.6 kW]
    PTO (claimed):56 hp [41.8 kW]
    Plows:5
    Drawbar (tested):57.55 hp [42.9 kW]
    Belt (tested):66.91 hp [49.9 kW]
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    Mechanical:

    Chassis:4x2 2WD
    Brakes:differential mechanical expanding shoe
    Cab:Open operator station.
     

    Hydraulics:

    Capacity:3.5 gal [13.2 L]
    Total flow:10 gpm [37.9 lpm]
     

    Battery:

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

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