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    Massey-Harris 44 Special

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    1953 - 1955
    Row-Crop tractor
    Previous model:Massey-Harris 44 Row-Crop





    The Massey Harris 44 Special offered a bored-out gasoline engine, increasing displacement over the 44. The diesel, distillate, and LP-gas engines remained the same. The 44 Special was available in row-crop, standard, cane (high-crop), and rice configurations.
     

    Production:

    Manufacturer:Massey-Harris
    Factory:Racine, Wisconsin, USA
     

    Massey-Harris 44 Special Engines:

       Massey-Harris 4.5L 4-cyl gasoline
       Continental 4.3L 4-cyl diesel
       Massey-Harris 4.3L 4-cyl tractor fuel
       Massey-Harris 4.3L 4-cyl LP gas
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    Capacity:

    Fuel:23 gal [87.1 L] (gas)
     19 gal [71.9 L] (diesel)
     27.2 gal [103.0 L] (LP-gas)
    Hydraulic system:1.75 gal [6.6 L]
     

    Rear Hitch:

    Type:Massey Hitch-All
     

    Power Take-off (PTO):

    Rear PTO:independent
    Rear RPMs:534
    Engine RPMs:534@1350
     

    Dimensions & Tires:

    Wheelbase:88 inches [223 cm]
    Front tire:6.50x16
    Rear tire:11-38
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    44 Special Serial Numbers:

    Location:Serial number plate on the side of the tractor's main frame, just ahead of the operator platform. May be on left or right.
    1953: 50001
    1954: 51364
    1955: 58067

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    Massey-Harris 44 Special Power:

    Engine:40 hp [29.8 kW]
    Plows:3-4
    Drawbar (tested):43.58 hp [32.5 kW]
    Belt (tested):48.95 hp [36.5 kW]
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    Mechanical:

    Steering:manual worm-and-sector
    Brakes:differential mechanical drum
    Cab:Open operator station.
     

    Hydraulics:

    Capacity:1.75 gal [6.6 L]
    Pressure:1050 psi [72.4 bar]
    Total flow:7.5 gpm [28.4 lpm]
     

    Belt Pulley:

    Diameter:13.5 inches [34 cm]
    Width:6 inches [15 cm]
    RPMs:863
    Speed:3,050 ft/min [929.64 meters/min]
     

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