John Deere R Price, Specs, Serial Numbers, History

John Deere R Price, Reviews, Specs, Engine Oil Capacity, Weight, Serial Numbers,  Attachments, History, Features & Pictures

The John Deere Model R Standard-tread tractor was the breakout star of its time. John Deere Model R was better, bigger, and stronger than anything that had come before, and it offered features exclusive to the Deere line. As the first John Deere diesel-powered tractor, the John Deere Model R changed John Deere farming machinery’s face forever.

John Deere R Standard-tread Tractor was equipped with a John Deere diesel 2-cylinder liquid-cooled 415.5 ci [6.8 L] engine, which delivers 35 hp [26.1 kW] Drawbar (claimed) power at rated rpm 1000.

John Deere R Standard-tread Tractor had a John Deere 6.8L 2-cyl diesel engine, 4×2 2WD, mechanical drum brakes, 7400 to 7603 pounds weight, 5 forward and 1 reverse gears, and 9.5 qts [9.0 L] oil capacity. 

Now, let’s find out the John Deere R Standard-tread Tractor Price, Parts Specs, Reviews, Serial numbers & Images.

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John Deere R Price, Specs, Serial Numbers, History

John Deere R Original Price: $3650 (1954)

John Deere R Serial Number

  • 1949: 1000
  • 1950: 3541
  • 1951: 6505
  • 1952: 10745
  • 1953: 15720
  • 1954: 19485
  • Final: 22293

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John Deere R Specs

John Deere R Engine:

Engine John Deere diesel 2-cylinder liquid-cooled 415.5 ci [6.8 L]
Bore/Stroke: 5.75×8.00 inches [146 x 203 mm]
Air cleaner: oil bath
Compression: 16:1
Rated RPM: 1000
Firing order: 1-2
Starter type: 2-cylinder pony motor

John Deere R capacity

Fuel: 22 gal [83.3 L]
Aux. fuel: 1 gal [3.8 L]

John Deere R Power

Drawbar (claimed): 35 hp [26.1 kW]
Belt (claimed): 43 hp [32.1 kW]
Plows: 4 (14-inch)
Drawbar (tested): 43.15 hp [32.2 kW]
Belt (tested): 48.58 hp [36.2 kW]

John Deere R Mechanical

Chassis: 4×2 2WD
Steering: manual
Brakes: mechanical drum
Cab: Open operator station.

John Deere R Transmission

Type: gear
Gears: 5 forward and 1 reverse
Clutch: dry disc
Oil capacity: 9.5 qts [9.0 L]

John Deere R PTO

Rear PTO: live
Rear RPM: 540

John Deere R Dimensions

Weight (shipping): 7400 lbs [3356 kg]
Weight (operating): 7603 lbs [3448 kg]
Wheelbase: 85.5 inches [217 cm]
Length: 147 inches [373 cm]
Width: 79.5 inches [201 cm]
Height: 78.125 inches [198 cm]

John Deere R Tires

Ag front: 7.50-18
Ag rear: 14-34
15-34
Ag front: 30×6 steel
Ag rear: 54×12 steel

John Deere R Battery

Number: 1
Volts: 6

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