Yesterday's Tractor Co. Shop Now
   Allis Chalmers Case Farmall IH Ford 8N,9N,2N Ford
   Ferguson John Deere Massey Ferguson Minn. Moline Oliver
Classified Ads
Photo Ads
Tractor Parts

Discussion Forums
Project Journals
Tractor Town
Your Stories
Show & Pull Guide
Events Calendar
Hauling Schedule

Tractor Photos
Implement Photos
Vintage Photos
Help Identify
Parts & Pieces
Stuck & Troubled
Vintage Ads
Community Album
Photo Ad Archives

Research & Info
Tractor Registry
Tip of the Day
Safety Cartoons
Tractor Values
Serial Numbers
Tune-Up Guide
Paint Codes
List Prices
Production Nbrs
Tune-Up Specs
Torque Values
3-Point Specs

Tractor Games
Just For Kids
Virtual Show
Museum Guide
Memorial Page
Feedback Form

Yesterday's Tractors Facebook Page

Related Sites
Tractor Shed
Ford 8N/9N Club
Today's Tractors
Garden Tractors
Classic Trucks
Kountry Life
John Deere Tractors Discussion Forum
Show Parts for Model:

Re: Should it have been built?

[Show Entire Topic]  

Welcome Guest, Log in or Register
Author  [Modern View]
long green line man

01-23-2013 19:02:16

Report to Moderator

Right on 986; I always felt engineers goofed putting a 6 cly. Dubuque engine in the 4030; ( basic 3020 sized tranny & rear end.) it would have been better matched fited with a Dubuque, 276 4 cly. ( or better yet a redesighed, power up, 3020 motor) similer to the power up 404... conserative dairy farmers of the 70's would never think of useing a 100-120 hp tractor to haul out a daily, winter, load of manure from 30 to 40 cow herd.. 50 to 60 hp was enough...

[Log in to Reply]   [No Email]

01-23-2013 19:09:20

Report to Moderator
 Re: Should it have been built? in reply to long green line man, 01-23-2013 19:02:16  
Quoting Removed, click Modern View to see

I agree with this. Dad brought me up with using the right tool for the job. If the spreader didn't need 100hp, well, we used something smaller, even if there wasn't a cab. It's quite different these days. I see 4840's on stalk choppers and I even use my 4440 on the haybine. Its a 499NH. I like the ride and the cab.

[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
[Show Entire Topic]     [Options]  [Printer Friendly]  [Posting Help]  [Return to Forum]   [Log in to Reply]

Hop to:

Fast Shipping!  Most of our stocked parts ship within 24 hours (M-Th). Expedited shipping available, just call! Most prices for parts and manuals are below our competitors. Compare our super low shipping rates! We have the parts you need to repair your tractor. We are a company you can trust and have generous return policies. Shop Online Today or call our friendly sales staff toll free (800) 853-2651. [ About Us ]

Home  |  Forums

Copyright © 1997-2018 Yesterday's Tractor Co.

All Rights Reserved. Reproduction of any part of this website, including design and content, without written permission is strictly prohibited. Trade Marks and Trade Names contained and used in this Website are those of others, and are used in this Website in a descriptive sense to refer to the products of others. Use of this Web site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy

TRADEMARK DISCLAIMER: Tradenames and Trademarks referred to within Yesterday's Tractor Co. products and within the Yesterday's Tractor Co. websites are the property of their respective trademark holders. None of these trademark holders are affiliated with Yesterday's Tractor Co., our products, or our website nor are we sponsored by them. John Deere and its logos are the registered trademarks of the John Deere Corporation. Agco, Agco Allis, White, Massey Ferguson and their logos are the registered trademarks of AGCO Corporation. Case, Case-IH, Farmall, International Harvester, New Holland and their logos are registered trademarks of CNH Global N.V.

Yesterday's Tractors - Antique Tractor Headquarters