John Deere AR


John Deere AR tractor photo
1935 - 1953
Model year
Standard-tread tractor
Production
Manufacturer:John Deere
Type:Standard-tread tractor
Factory:Waterloo, Iowa, USA
AR Total built:17,394
AO Total built:2,686
Original price:$2,300 (1951 )
The AR/AO was the "regular", or fixed-tread version of the model A. The AR was the fixed tread version for general use, the AO was the orchard version. From 1936 until 1941, an AI industrial model was also made.
Variants
A:Row-crop
AR:Standard front axle
AO:Orchard
AOS:narrow orchard
AW:Adjustable wide-front
AN:Single front wheel
AWH:High-crop, adjustable wide-front
ANH:High-crop, single-front wheel
John Deere AR Power
Drawbar (claimed):18 hp
13.4 kW
Belt (claimed):24 hp
17.9 kW
Plows:2*16-inch
Drawbar (tested):26.52 hp
19.8 kW
Belt (tested):30.33 hp
22.6 kW
power test details ...
John Deere AR Engines
John Deere 5.1L 2-cyl all fuel
John Deere 5.3L 2-cyl all fuel
Engine details ...
Mechanical
Chassis:4x2 2WD
Steering:manual
Brakes:mechanical shoe
Cab:Open operator station with pressed steel seat.
Transmission:4-speed unsynchronized gear
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Capacity
Fuel:16 gal
60.6 L
Aux. fuel:1 gal
3.8 L
Hydraulic system:2.1 gal
7.9 L
Hydraulics
Type:Powr-Trol*Optional after 1947
Capacity:2.1 gal
7.9 L
Valves:1
Pump flow:8.9 gpm
33.7 lpm
Power Take-off (PTO)
Rear PTO:transmission
Rear RPM:540
Dimensions & Tires
Weight:4750 lbs
2154 kg
Front tire:28x6
Rear tire:42.75x10
Full dimensions and tires ...
AR Serial Numbers
Location:Left side of frame, above flywheel
photo of AR serial number

1935:250000
1936:251486
1937:253521
1938:255416
1939:256700
1940:257647
1941:260000
1942:261125
1943:262157
1944:262755
1945:264198
1946:265535
1947:266643
1948:268410
1949:270131
Final:271573

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Belt Pulley
Diameter:12.75 inches
32 cm
Width:7.25 inches
18 cm
RPM:975
Speed:3,270 ft/min
996.70 meters/min
Electrical
Ground:positive
Battery volts:6
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