You could say that interest in collecting vintage farm tractors is plowing ahead, but that would be an understatement. Interest is actually racing forward. You could say these tractors are a ton of fun, but they are actually 'tons' of iron-giant fun. Vintage tractors, once viewed as useless relics of days gone by, are now looked upon in a different light. Collectors and historians alike are buying these 'iron horses' to restore them to their original pride and power. This exhaustive reference work offers histories of more than 900 different tractor makers: Case, John Deere, Allis-Chalmers, Ford, plus hundreds of obscure tractor companies. Historians, collectors and those who just love old farm tractors will love this book.... 1919 the Little Bear tractor appeared. It was largely built from Ford Model T parts, even including the steering wheel. ... engine with a 9-1/2 x 12 inch bore and stroke was used in the La Crosse 30-60 tractor. This model had a speed range ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||Standard Catalog of Farm Tractors, 1890-1960|
|Author||:||C. H. Wendel|
|Publisher||:||Krause Publications - 2000-01|