Equipment

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Heider B Tractor (1911-1914)

Manufacturer:

Heider

Price:

N/A

Series:

Model:

B

Factory:

Carroll, Iowa, USA

Full Specifications

HEIDER B POWER

Drawbar (claimed)

10 hp/7.5 kW

Belt (claimed)

20 hp/14.9 kW

Plows

4

ENGINE DETAIL

Description

Waukesha/kerosene/liquid-cooled

Bore/Stroke

4.25x6.75 inches/108 x 171 mm

Rated RPM

800

Coolant capacity

40 qts/37.9 L

HEIDER B ENGINE

Description

Waukesha kerosene

Fuel tank

26 gal/98.4 L

TRANSMISSION

Transmission

Heider

Type

friction drive

Gears

7 forward and reverse

Description

The Heider friction drive transmission was an infinitely-variable transmission. Speed was selected by sliding the entire engine, which changed the contact point between the flywheel and the driving discs. Although any speed was possible, there were seven notches for the lever, effectively giving seven speeds.

MECHANICAL

Chassis

4x2 2WD

Steering

manual

Cab

Four-post canopy.

Transmission

7-speed friction drive

DIMENSIONS

Length

144 inches/365 cm

Width

74 inches/187 cm

Height

96 inches/243 cm

Weight

5,800 lbs/2630 kg

DIMENSIONS & TIRES

Weight

5,800 lbs/2630 kg

BELT PULLEY

Diameter

14 inches/35 cm

Width

7 inches/17 cm