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    Ford 8730

    Ford 8730 tractor photo
    1990 - 1993   30 Series
    Row-Crop tractor
    Previous model:Ford TW-25
    Larger:Ford 8830
    Smaller:Ford 8630




     

    Production:

    Manufacturer:Ford
    Factory:Antwerp, Belgium
    Original price (USD):$56,500 (1993)
     

    Ford 8730 Engine:

       Ford 6.6L 6-cyl diesel
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    Capacity:

    Fuel:75 gal [283.9 L]
     24.5 gal [92.7 L] (auxiliary tank)
    Steering:2 qts [1.9 L]
     

    3-Point Hitch:

    Rear Type:3/2
    Control:position and draft control
     

    Power Take-off (PTO):

    Rear PTO:independent
    Rear RPM:540/1000
     

    Dimensions & Tires:

    Wheelbase:111 inches [281 cm]
    Weight:12185 to 14710 pounds
    Front tire:11.00-16
    Rear tire:18.4/15-38
    full dimensions and tires ...
     

    8730 Serial Numbers:


    - Serial numbers unknown -
     
     

    Ford 8730 Power:

    PTO (claimed):140 hp [104.4 kW]
    Drawbar (tested):124.84 hp [93.1 kW]
    PTO (tested):140.68 hp [104.9 kW]
    power test details ...
     

    Mechanical:

    Chassis:4x2 2WD
     4x4 MFWD 4WD optional
    Steering:hydrostatic power
    Brakes:hydraulic wet disc
    Cab:optional cab with heat and A/C
     

    Hydraulics:

    Type:open center gear pump, dual pumps optional
    Pressure:2500 psi [172.4 bar]
    Valves:2 to 4
    Pump flow:20 gpm [75.7 lpm]
     28.6 gpm [108.3 lpm] (dual pumps)
    SCV flow:16.9 gpm [64.0 lpm]
     19 gpm [71.9 lpm] (dual pumps)
    Steering cap.:2 qts [1.9 L]
    Steering press.:2025 psi [139.6 bar]
     

    Electrical:

    Charging system:alternator
    Charging amps:90
     

    Battery:

    Number:1
    Volts:12
     

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