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Fordson Power Major

Fordson Power Major tractor photo
1958 - 1961
Previous model:Fordson New Major
Next model:Fordson Super Major



Factory:Dagenham, England

Fordson Power Major Engines:

   Ford 3.6L 4-cyl diesel
   Ford 3.3L 4-cyl gasoline
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Fuel:17.4 gal [65.9 L]
Rear axle:43.2 qts [40.9 L]

Power Take-off (PTO):

Rear PTO:transmission
 live (optional)
Rear RPM:540
Engine RPM:540@1600

Dimensions & Tires:

Wheelbase:80 inches [203 cm]
Weight:4540 to 10370 pounds
Front tire:6.00-19
Rear tire:11-36
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Power Major Serial Numbers:

Location:Engine block, right side
1958: 1481091
1959: 1494448
1960: 1538065
1961: 1583906

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Fordson Power Major Power:

Drawbar (tested):42.63 hp [31.8 kW]
PTO (tested):47.65 hp [35.5 kW]
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Chassis:4x2 2WD
Steering:power assist
Brakes:differential mechanical shoe
Cab:Open operator station.


Type:gear pump
Pressure:2200 psi [151.7 bar]
Pump flow:5.65 gpm [21.4 lpm]

Belt Pulley:

Diameter:8.5 inches [21 cm]
Width:5 inches [12 cm]
Speed:3783 ft/min [1153.06 meters/min]




Number:2 (diesel)
 1 (gasoline)
Cold-cranking amps:144
Volts:6 (diesel)
 12 (gasoline)

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