My grandfather was still using it when this picture was taken. All new engine parts and Head sent to a machine shop. It still works the same land that it did that day. The spring looks like it goes on the outside of the engine. Hopefully I wont get to criticized with my setup. Spent lots of money on it. Labor went in to it.
We also carry for farm tractors. They could be used in addition to rubber tires, or alone as regular steel wheels shown. Does anyone know what make the loader is? The 9N was the first American-made production-model tractor to incorporate 's system, a design still used on most modern tractors today. Can't find a serial number either, suggestions? In Ireland, businessman had been developing and selling various improved hitches, implements, and tractors since the 1910s. Contrary to what has been published in many books and articles, Henry Ford did not name his tractor Fordson because a company in Minneapolis was already selling a Ford tractor, the Fordson name was not derived from a February 1918 cablegram, the Ford Motor Company did not introduce the Fordson tractor, the Fordson was never built in the Highland Park factory, and the Model T car was never built in the Rouge factory. Does lots of duty towing Studebakers around when need be. Big grins riding this tractor! I'm from Rio Preto, Brazil.
Funk conversion with Ford 226 cid flathead 6 with the cast iron oilpan. There's more than iron, sheet metal, and paint. During the 1930s, experiments were made at Ford's and facilities, creating prototypes of row-crop tricycle Fordsons, tractors, one-wheel-drive tractors, and other ideas. It has the ignition switch on left side of the dash. Had been sitting in his shed for years! From that point all model 2N tractors could be built like the earlier 9N tractors. I bought this tractor in October 2001.
The motor has never been rebuilt smokes pretty bad but runs good. Other tools not shown were the hand crank; tire pump; and grease gun. I just purchased 2-1-04 will start restoration when I get it out of the Snow. Absolutely the best little workhorse around. I need these brackets for my tractor! A generator-supplied six-volt battery powers an electric starter and coil ignition, while the 12-quart cooling system uses an automotive-style fan and pressurized radiator. Tractor sat idle for 5 yrs, I restored this tractor with the help of Mark Jarvis Peru Farm Ctr.
He also uses it to blade. It is fairly original and runs real good, trans and rear are very quiet. Has original rear chanel rims. We pride ourselves in having the lowest prices in the business while offering the best quality parts available. It was purchased at burghs, like most of our tractors, for 1300 dollars.
Also note the 'ear tab' below the axel trumpet, so you can attach a stabilizer bar. The only thing it needs to be 100% original is a set of box rims. I also have the ferguson spring tiller, ferguson lifting boom, self-lifting jack, and ford spring harrows. I found it in a barn outside of Sulphur Springs Texas. The Ford 8N has been converted to 12 volt. The tractor has been in the family since new but all have past away that knew what they were for.
I live in Nothern Calif. Almost as good as new, many hours later. Read to begin a 1954 resoration. The Fordson name was a contraction of the company name and had been registered as a trademark by January 1918. One is a 641 with power steering, and the other is a 1948 8 N. Carb rebuild, head gasket, new gas tnak, new wiring, dist rebuild, wires etc, etc and she's running a lot better but probably needs engine rebuild.
I'll do small improvements to the tractor but I don't plan on 'restoring' it. Pushed button again same thing pulled starter when i moved starter there were clinking nosies looked inside housing. Ive been working on it for about five years. However, the 2N, like the 9N, still had only a 3-speed transmission, a disadvantage compared to many tractors at the time, such as the A and. Will be selling for 2895. It is also the only Ford 9N that I am aware of in New York State to be registered as a historical vehicle! It has a stall clutch which allows live lift.