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Are Ford 9N tractors good?

Are Ford 9N tractors good?

8n and 9n Ford tractors are very dependable machines and you can still find a lot of replacement parts despite being more than half a century old. But overall, the 8n is the better option when considering between the two.

What years were Ford 9N tractors made?

The Ford N-series tractors were a line of farm tractors produced by Ford between 1939 and 1952, spanning the 9N, 2N, and 8N models. The 9N was the first American-made production-model tractor to incorporate Harry Ferguson’s three-point hitch system, a design still used on most modern tractors today.

What horsepower is a Ford 9N tractor?

Ford 9N

Ford 9N Power
Drawbar (claimed): 12.68 hp 9.5 kW
Belt (claimed): 20.29 hp 15.1 kW
Plows: 2 (14-inch)
Drawbar (tested): 16.31 hp 12.2 kW

Does Ford still build farm tractors?

Unfortunately, the Ford Motor Company doesn’t make tractors anymore. They were manufacturing their popular tractors under the name Fordson, Ford, and Ford-New Holland, in that chronological order. You can still buy a used Ford tractor though.

Does a Ford 9N have a live PTO?

neather the 9N nor the 8N have LIVE PTO. sometimes called 2-stage clutch, 1st stage for tranny shifting and 2nd stage to engage/disengage PTO. Sometimes the Live PTO is clutched by a handlever.

What is the difference between a 2N and a 9N Ford tractor?

Tubular radius arms indicate a 2N produced after mid-1944. All N-series tractors built prior to 1944 (every 9N and some 2Ns) had I-beam radius arms. However, 2Ns with I-beam radius arms are rather rare, so chances are good that any tractor with I-beam arms is a 9N.

How much did a Ford 9N tractor cost new?

Even more impressive was the tractor’s price. When introduced in October 1939, the now-named Ford-Ferguson 9N sold for a mere $585, easily a quarter less than the cost of a competing tractor.

Does 9N have live PTO?

Did New Holland buy Ford tractors?

The original New Holland Machine Company was founded in 1895 in New Holland, Pennsylvania; it was acquired by Sperry Corporation in 1947, then by Ford Motor Company in 1986, and then by FiatAgri in 1991, becoming a full-line producer….New Holland Agriculture.

Industry Agricultural machinery

Is Ford and New Holland tractors the same?

Ford and Sperry New Holland merged in 1986, and that company was acquired by Fiat in 1991.

Is a Ford 8N worth buying?

What you DO get in the Ford 8N is rugged reliability at a low price. There are plenty of small chores around the farm for which the Ford 8N is perfect. The three-point hitch makes it a versatile tool. I use one frequently for blading the driveway, brush hogging, and pulling a wagon to and from the woodpile.

What was the first Ford tractor with live PTO?

Subject: RE: Which of the Ford Tractors was the first with live PTO? The *00 series that came out in ’55 was the first. The *60 models in this series were the live PTO models.