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    Farmall 560

    Farmall 560 tractor photo
    1958 - 1963
    Row-Crop tractor
    Previous model:Farmall 450
    Smaller:Farmall 460





    The Farmall 560 experienced problems due to the final drive not being strong enough to handle the power of the engine. An entirely new rear end was offered by International in mid 1959, and the company sponsored a massive replacement program.
     

    Production:

    Manufacturer:International Harvester
    Total built:65,982
    Original price (USD):$5,500 (1963)
     

    Variants:

    IH 560:standard-tread
    Hi-Clear:high-crop
     

    Farmall 560 Engines:

       International Harvester 4.6L 6-cyl diesel
       International Harvester 4.3L 6-cyl gasoline
       International Harvester 4.3L 6-cyl LP gas
    full engine details ...
     

    Capacity:

    Fuel:33 gal [124.9 L]
     37 gal [140.0 L] (LP)
    Hydraulic system:16 gal [60.6 L]
     

    Rear Hitch:

    Type:IH Fast Hitch
     

    Power Take-off (PTO):

    Rear PTO:independent
    Rear RPM:540
     

    Dimensions & Tires:

    Wheelbase:96 inches [243 cm]
     100 inches [254 cm] (Hi-Clear)
    Weight:6563 to 9460 pounds
    Front tire:6.00-16
    Rear tire:12.4-38
    full dimensions and tires ...
     

    560 Serial Numbers:

    Location:Clutch housing, right side
    photo of 560 serial number

    1958: 501
    1959: 7341
    1960: 26914
    1961: 36125
    1962: 47798
    1963: 60278
    Final: 66032

    how to read serial numbers...

     

    Farmall 560 Power:

    Drawbar (claimed):54.8 hp [40.9 kW]
    PTO (claimed):59.48 hp [44.4 kW]
    Plows:5
    Drawbar (tested):53.12 hp [39.6 kW]
    PTO (tested):63.03 hp [47.0 kW]
    Belt (tested):60.11 hp [44.8 kW]
    power test details ...
     

    Mechanical:

    Chassis:4x2 2WD
    Steering:manual rack-and-pinion
     hydrostatic power optional
    Brakes:independent mechanical disc
    Cab:Open operator station.
     

    Hydraulics:

    Capacity:16 gal [60.6 L]
    Valves:1 to 3
    Pump flow:12 gpm [45.4 lpm]
     17 gpm [64.3 lpm] (optional)
    Steering flow:2.5 gpm [9.5 lpm]
     

    Belt Pulley:

    Diameter:11 inches [27 cm]
    Width:7.5 inches [19 cm]
     

    Electrical:

    Ground:negative
    Charging system:generator
    Charging amps:20
     

    Battery:

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

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