Allis Chalmers B-10 Big Ten (1965-1968)

Allis Chalmers B-10 (1965)The Allis Chalmers B-10 Big Ten is a 2WD garden tractor manufactured by Simplicity for distributor Allis Chalmers in Port Washington, Wisconsin, USA from 1963 to 1968. This second generation was manufactured by Simplicity during 1965, and by Allis Chalmers from 1966 to 1968. The Allis Chalmers B-10 is equipped with a 0.4 L (24.0 cu·in) single-cylinder gasoline engine and one of two transmissions: a belt-driven gear transmission with 3 forward and 1 reverse gears or a hi-lo transmission with 6 forward and 2 reverse gears.

The Allis Chalmers B-10 Big Ten garden tractor used the Briggs & Stratton 243431 engine. It is a 0.4 L, 393 cm2, (24.0 cu·in) single-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine with 78.0 mm (3.07 in) of the cylinder bore and 83.0 mm (3.27 in) of the piston stroke. This engine produced 10.2 PS (7.5 kW; 10.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm of output power.

The Allis Chalmers B-10 is equipped with manual steering, an open operator station, and 5.7 liters (1.5 US gal.; 1.3 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for the Allis Chalmers B-10 garden tractor:

  • Mid-mount Allis-Chalmers 32 in (810 mm) mower deck with manual lift
  • Mid-mount Allis-Chalmers 42 in (1,060 mm) mower deck with manual lift
  • Front-mount Allis-Chalmers 46 in (1,160 mm) blade
  • Front-mount Allis-Chalmers 36 in (910 mm) snow blower

Allis Chalmers B-10 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Allis Chalmers B-10 Big Ten
Length 1,720 mm (67.7 in)
Width 860 mm (33.9 in)
Height (steering wheel) 940 mm (37 in)
Wheel base 1,110 mm (43.7 in)
Ground clearance 150 mm (5.9 in)
Weight 310 kg (683 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 5.7 liters (1.5 US gal.; 1.3 Imp. gal)
Battery
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model Briggs & Stratton 243431
Engine type Four-stroke, air-cooled
Cylinders 1
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 0.4 L, 393 cm2, (24.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 78.0 mm X 83.0 mm (3.07 in X 3.27 in)
Horsepower 10.2 PS (7.5 kW; 10.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 1.9 L (2 US. qt, 1.7 Imp. qt.)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual
Brakes
Transmission model
Transmission type Belt-driven gear
Gears 3 forward and 1 reverse
Speed Forward: 9.7 kmh (6 mph)
Transmission model
Transmission type Hi-Lo
Gears 6 forward and 2 reverse
Tires
Front tires Lawn/turf: 4.80×8
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 23-8.50×12
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Front PTO type Live
Middle PTO type Live
Rear PTO type Live