Welcome! Please use the navigational links on your left to explore our website.

Company Logo Shop Now
   Allis Chalmers Case Farmall IH Ford 8N,9N,2N Ford
   Ferguson John Deere Massey Ferguson Minn. Moline Oliver
 
Marketplace
Classified Ads
Photo Ads
Tractor Parts
Salvage

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

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

Research & Info
Articles
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
Glossary

Miscellaneous
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
Kountry Life
  
Case Tractors Discussion Forum
:

CE Power Unit Hood Sides and Latches - note to Tom R.

Welcome Guest, Log in or Register
Author  [Modern View]
namdc3

01-08-2011 12:40:59




Report to Moderator

third party image

third party image

third party image

third party image

third party image

Well, over the holidays we went and got the 1938 CE power unit and other Case equipment I bought a while back. The CE is in pieces, but looks to be pretty well all there. I have a few requests, though.

We could only find the left hood side. There is a cutout for the exhaust and for the oil pressure button in this panel. I'll have to make the right side using the left side as a pattern. From looking at the right side of the engine and tractors, I don't think anything would require a cutout in the right side panel. Is this true? Does anyone have pictures of the right side panel?

Tom, I know you mentioned that your CE is in the back of a shed and bit hard to get to. I won't be doing this project for a while, so do you think you could put it on a back burner of things to look at?

Also, I'm missing the angle irons that go along the bottom of the engine sides with the two draw latches on each side. These are used to latch the sides down. I don't even know how these bars attach to the engine. I'm assuming one end bolts to the cast mount in front and the other end bolts to the CE front fuel tank/rear hood mount. I'd like to make these as original as possible. Again, if Tom or anyone with experience or pictures could help me out I'd appreciate it.

I've included a few pictures to start the gears turning. There is an LE thrown in to show the latches in use. Also, I included an illustration from a 1935 L and C brochure. This L tractor doesn't appear to have the lower angle iron. Is this an artist mistake, or was there another method of latching the bottom of the sides down?

Thanks to all!

[Log in to Reply]   [No Email]
Tommy Railsback

01-10-2011 08:15:18




Report to Moderator
 Re: CE Power Unit Hood Sides and Latches - note to Tom R. in reply to namdc3, 01-08-2011 12:40:59  
My CE does not have the side cover irons. I'll look in my parts book and see what it shows, but I don't have any way to scan and email anything right now.
I have pictures of a 3rd CE in Ontario somewhere but, as I recall, it does not have those irons either.



[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
Tommy Railsback

01-10-2011 08:09:39




Report to Moderator
 Re: CE Power Unit Hood Sides and Latches - note to Tom R. in reply to namdc3, 01-08-2011 12:40:59  
Nik: If I had known you were in Kansas, I'd have made it a point to look you up as I was there too. I did get up to see Buss Wurm, but that's all the visiting I did.



[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
namdc3

01-10-2011 08:18:47




Report to Moderator
 Re: CE Power Unit Hood Sides and Latches - note to Tom R. in reply to Tommy Railsback, 01-10-2011 08:09:39  
Darn. I never thought to see if you were around.

Does your and the other engine not have the side panels at all, or do they just not have the lower irons? In other words, if you have side panels, are they fastened down some other way?

Thanks for the info!



[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
Tommy Railsback

01-12-2011 07:46:24




Report to Moderator
 Re: CE Power Unit Hood Sides and Latches - note to Tom R. in reply to namdc3, 01-10-2011 08:18:47  
Mine has no side panels whatsoever and I don't think it ever did. It came out of the oilfields at Cut Bank, MT, the cold capital of the State.



[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
Ken in AZ

01-08-2011 18:42:22




Report to Moderator
 Re: CE Power Unit Hood Sides and Latches - note to Tom R. in reply to namdc3, 01-08-2011 12:40:59  
You might try mcmaster.com and search for adjustable draw latches or hood latches. They appear similar to me anyway. Start with part number 1344A21 and look at the catalog page; they have a lot of options.

Hope this helps.

Ken in AZ



[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
namdc3

01-09-2011 06:32:44




Report to Moderator
 Re: CE Power Unit Hood Sides and Latches - note to Tom R. in reply to Ken in AZ, 01-08-2011 18:42:22  
Thanks to both of you for the latch info. I had looked a McMaster-Carr and agree that those would work well. I think the Model A latches are even more correct. They have the single hook handle rather than a T-shape, and are designed to fall out of the way. We've got some of that stuff around, so I should be able to round up enough latches. Thanks to both of you for the ideas.



[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
C. Amick

01-08-2011 13:31:20




Report to Moderator
 Re: CE Power Unit Hood Sides and Latches - note to Tom R. in reply to namdc3, 01-08-2011 12:40:59  
If you need the latches they look similar to the ones used on the Moline tractor hoods, which are available. I think they were also used on Model A automobile hoods.



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

Hop to:


TRACTOR PARTS TRACTOR MANUALS
We sell tractor parts!  We have the parts you need to repair your tractor - the right parts. Our low prices and years of research make us your best choice when you need parts. Shop Online Today. [ About Us ]

Home  |  Forums


Today's Featured Article - Two-Brush Generators - by Chris Pratt. Whether for product liability or because the aftermarket parts and labor business is lucrative, this concept is disturbingly prevalent. Fortunately when you step into your shop and make that jump 50 years back in time to work with your old tractor, this concept goes out the window. Even so, when it comes to the charging system, people quickly revert to this idea and start replacing the major components one at a time until it works. The reason you don't find any decals in your replacement set wit ... [Read Article]

Latest Ad: Needing good 70 series fenders. No rust or dents preferred. [More Ads]

Copyright © 1997-2021 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

Website Accessibility Policy