John Deere 40C


John Deere 40C tractor photo
1953 - 1955
Agricultural Crawler tractor
MC
Series:40C
420C
Production
Manufacturer:John Deere
Type:Agricultural Crawler tractor
Factory:Dubuque, Iowa, USA
Total built:11,814
The John Deere 40C is the crawler version of the model 40.
Variants
40:wheeled tractor
John Deere 40C Power
Drawbar (claimed):15.11 hp
11.3 kW
Belt (claimed):21.24 hp
15.8 kW
Drawbar (tested):19.63 hp
14.6 kW
Belt (tested):25.0 hp
18.6 kW
power test details ...
John Deere 40C Engines
John Deere 1.6L 2-cyl gasoline
John Deere 1.6L 2-cyl all-fuel
Fuel tank:11 gal
41.6 L
Engine details ...
Mechanical
Chassis:crawler
Steering:manual clutches
Brakes:mechanical contracting band
Cab:Open operator station.
Transmission:4-speed unsynchronized gear
Transmission details ...
Dimensions & Tracks
Wheelbase:56 inches
142 cm
Weight:4500 to 6000 pounds
12 inch tracks (10, 14 optional)
Full dimensions and tracks ...
40C Serial Numbers
Location:Left side of tractor, behind bell housing
photo of 40C serial number

1953:60001
1954:62264
1955:66020
Final:71689

how to read serial numbers...

Links
JD40C: Information and photos about the 40C
Belt Pulley
Diameter:9.1 inches
23 cm
Width:6.125 inches
15 cm
RPM:1267
Speed:3006 ft/min
916.23 meters/min
Electrical
Ground:positive
Battery volts:6
Page information
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