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New Holland 8970 - tests

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1993 - 2002   70 Genesis Series
Row-Crop tractor
Previous model:Ford 8970
Series back:New Holland 8870
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Note: the New Holland model 8970 is the same as the Ford 8970. The following data is from the 8970 listing.

OCED Tractor Test 1646:

Nebraska summary:221
Test Date:May 1996 - July 1996,
Type:Diesel 16-speed 4WD
PTO power (max):224.6 hp [167.5 kW]
PTO fuel use (max):11.6 gal/hour [43.9 l/hour]
PTO power (rated engine speed):212.4 hp [158.4 kW]
PTO fuel use (engine speed):11.6 gal/hour [43.9 l/hour]
PTO power (rated PTO speed):224.5 hp [167.4 kW]
PTO fuel use (PTO speed):11.8 gal/hour [44.7 l/hour]
Drawbar power (max):189.5 hp [141.3 kW]
Drawbar fuel use (max):11.8 gal/hour [44.7 l/hour]
Drawbar pull (max):28,010 lbs [12705 kg]
Max pull gear:4
Test report:PDF file

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