John Deere 70


John Deere 70 tractor photo
1953 - 1956
Row-Crop tractor
G
Series:607080
720
Production
Manufacturer:John Deere
Type:Row-Crop tractor
Factory:Waterloo, Iowa, USA
Total built:43,000
Original price:$2800 (1955 )
Four variants of the John Deere model 70 were built; the 70, the diesel 70D (1954-1956 only), the high-crop 70, and the standard (wheatland) 70S.
Variants
70:row-crop
70S:standard tread
John Deere 70 Power
Drawbar (tested):45.60 hp
34.0 kW
Belt (tested):50.86 hp
37.9 kW
power test details ...
John Deere 70 Engines
John Deere 6.2L 2-cyl gasoline
John Deere 6.8L 2-cyl all-fuel
John Deere 6.2L 2-cyl LP gas
John Deere 6.2L 2-cyl diesel
Gas Fuel tank:24.5 gal
92.7 L
Diesel Fuel tank:20 gal
75.7 L
LP gas Fuel tank:33 gal
124.9 L
Aux. fuel:1.75 gal
6.6 L
 0.25 gal
0.9 L (diesel)
Engine details ...
Mechanical
Chassis:4x2 2WD
Steering:manual
 power optional
Brakes:differential mechanical expanding shoe
Cab:Open operator station
Transmission:6-speed unsynchronized gear
Transmission details ...
Power Take-off (PTO)
Rear PTO:transmission
 independent*Optional
Rear RPM:540
Dimensions & Tires
Wheelbase:91 inches
231 cm
Weight:6538 to 7079 pounds
Front tire:6.00-16
Rear tire:12-38
Full dimensions and tires ...
70 Serial Numbers
Location:Right side of tractor frame, forward of and below the belt pully.
photo of 70 serial number

1953:7000001
1954:7005692
1955:7017501
1956:7034950

how to read serial numbers...

Links
Model 70: Information and photos about the Deere 70
Belt Pulley
Diameter:12.875 inches
32 cm
Width:7.375 inches
18 cm
RPM:1125
Speed:3790 ft/min
1155.19 meters/min
Electrical
Ground:positive
Batteries:2 (gas)
 1 (diesel)
Battery volts:6
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