Farmall 1256


Farmall 1256 tractor photo
Standard-tread tractor

Note: the Farmall model 1256 is the same as the International Harvester 1256. The following data is from the 1256 listing.
Production
Manufacturer:Farmall (a part of International Harvester)
Type:Standard-tread tractor
Factory:Rock Island, Illinois, USA
Original price:$10,700 (1969 )
Variants
Farmall 1256:row-crop
IH 1256:standard
Farmall 1256 Power
PTO (claimed):113 hp
84.3 kW
Drawbar (tested):102.03 hp
76.1 kW
PTO (tested):116.12 hp
86.6 kW
power test details ...
Farmall 1256 Engine
International Harvester 6.7L 6-cyl diesel
Fuel tank:42 gal
159.0 L
Engine details ...
Mechanical
Chassis:4x2 2WD
 4x4 MFWD 4WD
Steering:power
Brakes:independent hydraulic dry disc
Cab:Open operator station. Two-post ROPS optional. Cab optional with heat and air-conditioning.
Transmissions:8-speed gear
 16-speed partial power shift
Transmission details ...
Hydraulics
Type:open center
Valves:1
Pump flow:8 gpm
30.3 lpm
Tractor hitch
Rear Type:III/II
Power Take-off (PTO)
Rear PTO:independent
Rear RPM:1000
Dimensions & Tires
Wheelbase:105 inches
266 cm
Weight:9940 to 10405 pounds
Front tire:10.00-16
Rear tire:18.4-38
Full dimensions and tires ...
1256 Serial Numbers
Location:Serial number place on the left side of the 1256, on the clutch housing.
photo of 1256 serial number

1967:7501 (Farmall)
1968:8849 (Farmall)
1969:13140 (Farmall)
1967:7501 (IH)
1968:7703 (IH)
1969:8444 (IH)

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Electrical
Charging system:alternator
Charging amps:55
Batteries:2
Battery volts:6
Battery AH:204
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