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Minneapolis-Moline BG

Minneapolis-Moline BG tractor photo
1953 - 1955
Utility tractor
Previous model:Minneapolis-Moline V





The Minneapolis-Moline BG replaced the former Avery V in the line, although the BG's engine was significantly larger, making the tractor closer to the BF. The BG was narrower than the BF, as the BG was intended to be a single-row tractor. TractorData has been unable to find definitive production information for the BG. The end year for the BG varies by source, some claim 1955 while others state 1957.
 

Production:

Manufacturer:Minneapolis-Moline
Total built:1,200
 

Minneapolis-Moline BG Engine:

   Hercules 2.2L 4-cyl gasoline
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Capacity:

 

Power Take-off (PTO):

Rear PTO:transmission*Optional
 

Dimensions & Tires:

Wheelbase:75 inches [190 cm]
Weight:2880 lbs [1306 kg]
Front tire:5x15
Rear tire:11x24
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BG Serial Numbers:

1953: 57900001

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Minneapolis-Moline BG Power:

Belt (claimed):27 hp [20.1 kW]
Plows:2
 

Mechanical:

Chassis:4x2 2WD
Steering:manual
Brakes:contracting band
Cab:Open operator station.
 

Belt Pulley:

Diameter:8.5 inches [21 cm]
Width:6.5 inches [16 cm]
RPM:1160
Speed:2580 ft/min [786.38 meters/min]
 

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