David Brown 885

David Brown 885The David Brown 885 is a 2WD utility tractor a manufactured by the David Brown in Meltham Mills, Huddersfield, England from 1971 to 1980.

The DB 885 is equipped with one of two engines: a 2.7 L three-cylinder diesel engine or a 2.4 L three-cylinder gasoline engine and partially synchronized transmission with 12 forward and 4 reverse gears.

The tractor could be equipped with the following engines:

  • David Brown diesel engine. It is a 2.7 L, 2,694 cm2, (164.4 cu·in) three-cylinder natural aspirated diesel engine with 100.0 mm (3.94 in) of the cylinder bore and 114.0 mm (4.49 in) of the piston stroke. The compression ratio rating is 17.0:1. This engine produced 48 PS (35.3 kW; 47.3 HP) at 2,200 rpm of maximum output power.
  • David Brown gasoline engine. It is a 2.4 L, 2,394 cm2, (146.1 cu·in) three-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine. The cylinder bore is 100.0 mm (3.94 in) and the piston stroke is 102.0 mm (4.02 in). The compression ratio rating is 6.75:1.

The David Brown 885 is equipped with manual or hydrostatic power (optional) steering, differential mechanical drum brakes, open operator station and 48.0 liters (12.7 US gal.; 10.6 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

David Brown 885 Specifications

General Specifications
Model David Brown 885
Length 2,940 mm (115.7 in)
Width 1,650 mm (65 in)
Height 2,380 mm (93.7 in)
Wheel base 1,950 mm (76.8 in)
Weight 2,450 kg (5401.3 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 48.0 liters (12.7 US gal.; 10.6 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V, 86Ah
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model David Brown
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 3
Fuel type Diesel
Displacement 2.7 L, 2,694 cm2, (164.4 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 100.0 mm X 114.0 mm (3.94 in X 4.49 in)
Compression ratio 17.0:1
Horsepower 48.0 PS (35.3 kW; 47.3 HP) at 2,200 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 6.2 L (6.6 US. qt, 5.5 Imp. qt.)
Coolant capacity: 8.5 L (9 US. qt, 7.5 Imp. qt.)
Engine
Engine model David Brown
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 3
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 2.4 L, 2,394 cm2, (146.1 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 100.0 mm X 102.0 mm (3.94 in X 4.02 in)
Compression ratio 6.75:1
Horsepower 0 PS ( kW; 0 HP) at rpm
Starter Electric
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual or hydrostatic power (optional)
Brakes Differential mechanical drum
Transmission model
Transmission type Partially synchronized
Gears 12 forward and 4 reverse
Speed Forward: 26.4 kmh (16.4 mph) Reverse: 15.0 (9.3 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 23.0 L (6.1 US. gal, 5.1 Imp. gal.)
Tires
Front tires Ag: 6.00-16
Rear tires Ag: 14.9-28
Three-Point Hitch
Caterogy II/I
Control type
Lift capacity (at ends) 820 kg (1,808 lbs)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Rear PTO type
Rear PTO spped 540/1,000 rpm
Hydraulic system
Hydraulic type Open center
Pressure 2000 psi (137.9 bar)
Total flow 7.4 gpm (28 lpm)