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Minneapolis 17-30 A Tractor (1918 – 1928)

Manufacturer:

Minneapolis

Price:

N/A

Series:

Model:

17-30 A

Factory:

Hopkins, Minnesota, USA

Full Specifications

NEBRASKA TRACTOR TEST 70

Description

Kerosene 2-speed 2WD/March 28 - April 2, 1921/Link: Nebraska Tractor Test 70 file/Drawbar performance

Belt power (max)

31.95 hp/23.8 kW

Belt fuel use (max)

3.9 gal/hour/14.8 l/hour

Max power

19.69 hp/14.7 kW

Max pull

3921 lbs/1778 kg

MINNEAPOLIS 17-30 A POWER

Drawbar (claimed)

17 hp/12.7 kW

Belt (claimed)

30 hp/22.4 kW

Plows

3 (14-inch)

Drawbar (tested)

19.69 hp/14.7 kW

Belt (tested)

31.95 hp/23.8 kW

ENGINE DETAIL

Description

Minneapolis Threshing Machine/kerosene/4-cylinder/liquid-cooled

Displacement

496.2 ci/8.1 L

Bore/Stroke

4.75x7.00 inches/121 x 178 mm

Rated RPM

825

Starter type

hand crank

Coolant capacity

34 qts/32.2 L

MINNEAPOLIS 17-30 A ENGINE

Description

Minneapolis Threshing Machine 8.1L 4-cyl kerosene

Fuel tank

18 gal/68.1 L

Aux. fuel

6 gal/22.7 L

TRANSMISSION

Type

gear

Gears

2 forward and 1 reverse

MECHANICAL

Chassis

4x2 2WD

Final drives

spur gear

Steering

manual

Cab

Open operator station.

Transmission

2-speed gear

MINNEAPOLIS 17-30 A TIRES

Ag front

36x5 (steel)

Ag rear

54x12 (steel)

DIMENSIONS

Wheelbase

80.5 inches/204 cm

Length

133 inches/337 cm

Width

76.5 inches/194 cm

Height

72 inches/182 cm

Weight

6100 lbs/2766 kg

Rear axle

2.9 inch diameter/73 mm

Rear tread

58.5 inches/148 cm

DIMENSIONS & TIRES

Wheelbase

80.5 inches/204 cm

Weight

6100 lbs/2766 kg

Front tire

36x5

Rear tire

54x12

17-30 A SERIAL NUMBERS

Location

Serial number plate at forward end of operator station.

BELT PULLEY

Diameter

15.5 inches/39 cm

Width

7.5 inches/19 cm

RPM

825