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J.I. Case DC Tractor (1953)

Manufacturer:

J.I. Case

Price:

2,600(USD)

Series:

D Series

Model:

DC

Factory:

Racine, Wisconsin, USA

Full Specifications

VARIANTS

DC-3

narrow front

DC-4

wide-front

DH

wide-front without turning brakes

NEBRASKA TRACTOR TEST 340 2

Description

Gasoline 4-speed 2WD/April 18 - May 4, 1940/Link: Nebraska Tractor Test 340 file/Drawbar performance/Gear 2 used for power test./Gear 1 used for pull test.

Belt power (max)

37.28 hp/27.8 kW

Belt fuel use (max)

3.4 gal/hour/12.9 l/hour

Max power

33.06 hp/24.7 kW

Max pull

4,128 lbs/1872 kg

J.I. CASE DC POWER

Drawbar (claimed)

33 hp/24.6 kW

PTO (claimed)

37 hp/27.6 kW

Plows

3

Drawbar (tested)

33.06 hp/24.7 kW

Belt (tested)

37.28 hp/27.8 kW

ENGINES OVERVIEW

Description

J.I. Case 4.3L 4-cyl gasoline/J.I. Case 4.3L 4-cyl LP gas

ENGINE DETAIL 1

Description

J.I. Case/gasoline/4-cylinder/liquid-cooled

Displacement

259.5 ci/4.3 L

Bore/Stroke

3.875x5.50 inches/98 x 140 mm

Air cleaner

oil bath

Compression

5.58:1

Rated RPM

1100

Coolant capacity

26 qts/24.6 L

ENGINE DETAIL 2

Description

J.I. Case/LP gas/4-cylinder/liquid-cooled

Displacement

259.5 ci/4.3 L

Bore/Stroke

3.875x5.50 inches/98 x 140 mm

J.I. CASE DC ENGINES

Description

J.I. Case 4.3L 4-cyl gasoline/J.I. Case 4.3L 4-cyl LP gas

Gas Fuel tank

19 gal/71.9 L/17 gal/64.3 L (distillate)

Aux. fuel

2 gal/7.6 L

TRANSMISSION

Type

gear

Gears

4 forward and 1 reverse

Clutch

mechanical wet disc

SPEEDS

Description

With 9.00-36 rear tires

MECHANICAL

Chassis

4x2 2WD

Steering

manual

Cab

Open operator station.

Transmission

4-speed gear

TRACTOR HITCH

Type

Case Eagle Hitch

POWER TAKE-OFF (PTO)

Rear PTO

continuous/live*After 1953

Rear RPM

540

J.I. CASE DC TIRES

Ag front

25x4 (steel)

Ag rear

48x2.50 (steel)

DIMENSIONS

DC3 Wheelbase

88.875 inches/225 cm

DC$ Wheelbase

74.5 inches/189 cm

DC3 Length

144 inches/365 cm

DC4 Length

130 inches/330 cm

Width

80.75 inches/205 cm

Height (hood)

58 inches/147 cm

Weight

5300 lbs/2404 kg

DC4 Clearance (front axle)

14 inches/35 cm

Clearance (rear axle)

24.75 inches/62 cm

Front tread

9.5 to inches/24 to 0 cm

Rear tread

48 to 84 inches/121 to 213 cm

DIMENSIONS & TIRES

DC3 Wheelbase

88.875 inches/225 cm

DC$ Wheelbase

74.5 inches/189 cm

Weight

5300 lbs/2404 kg

Front tire

5.50-16

Rear tire

11.25-36

DC SERIAL NUMBERS

Location

Serial number plate on the DC's instrument panel, above the steering shaft.

1939

4300001

1940

4400001

1941

4500001

1942

4600001

1943

4700001

1944

4800001

1945

4900001

1946

5000001

1947

5100001

1948

5200001

1949

5300001

1950

5400001

1951

5500001

1952

5600001

1953

5700001

BELT PULLEY

Diameter

12.25 inches/31 cm

Width

7.25 inches/18 cm

RPM

818

Speed

2620 ft/min/798.58 meters/min
The J.I. Case DC type tractor is part of the D Series of tractors. The DC is a Row-Crop Tractors type, which is used most often in Agriculture Tractors. The DC tractor has a 37 horsepower engine. This configuration provides real-world effectiveness.