Farmall Super MD

Farmall Super MD tractor photo
1952 - 1954
Row-Crop tractor
Series map:
Super MD
*Estimated engine power for comparison only.
ManufacturerFarmall (a part of International Harvester)
Row-Crop tractor
Built in Rock Island, Illinois, USA
Total built5,199
 89 (Super MDV)
Super Mgasoline engine
Super MD-TATorque Amplifier transmission
Farmall Super MD Engine
International Harvester 4.3L 4-cyl diesel
Fuel tank20.5 gal
77.6 L
Engine details ...
Farmall Super MD Transmissions
5-speed gear
10-speed partial power shift
Transmission details ...
Farmall Super MD Power
Drawbar (claimed)42 hp
31.3 kW
PTO (claimed)47.5 hp
35.4 kW
Drawbar (tested)39.52 hp
29.5 kW
Belt (tested)46.73 hp
34.8 kW
Performance test details ...
Two-wheel drive
Differential mechanical disc brakes
Open operator station.
TypeIH Lift-All
Tractor hitch
TypeIH Fast Hitch
Power Take-off (PTO)
Rear PTO Type540
Dimensions & Tires
Wheelbase95.75 inches (tricycle)
243 cm
 99.75 inches (wide)
253 cm
Weight5725 to 5770 pounds
Front tire6.00x16
Rear tire13.00x38
Full dimensions and tires ...
Super MD Serial Number Location
Farmall Super MD serial number location
Serial number plate on the right side of the clutch housing.
Super MD Serial Numbers
1952501 (SMDV)
195312516 (SMDV)
Final50464 (SMDV)

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Battery volts6
Super MD references literature
Operator's Manual Farmall Super M-TA Diesel Tractors (1004323) published in 1954
New McCormick Farmall Super M-TA published in 1954, by International Harvester
Farmall Super M-TA published in 1954, by International Harvester
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