Farmall Super M

Farmall Super MThe Farmall Super M is a 2WD row-crop tractor from the series. This tractor was manufactured by Farmall (a part of International Harvester) in Rock Island, Illinois, USA and Louisville, Kentucky, USA from 1952 to 1954.

The Farmall Super M used one of two engines: a 4.3 L (264.0 cu·in) four-cylinder gasoline engine or a 4.3 L (264.0 cu·in) four-cylinder LP-gas engine and sliding gear transmission with 5 forward and 1 reverse gear and with dry disc clutch.

The Farmall Super M is equipped with manual steering, differential mechanical dry disc brakes, an open operator station, and 79.5 liters (21 US gal.; 17.5 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

The tractor could be equipped with the following engines:

  • International Harvester C264. It is a 4.3 L, 4,326 cm2, (264.0 cu·in) four-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine with 102.0 mm (4.02 in) of the cylinder bore and 133.0 mm (5.24 in) of the piston stroke. The compression ratio rating is 5.9:1. This engine produced 44.9 PS (33.0 kW; 44.3 HP) at 1,450 rpm of output power.
  • International Harvester. It is a 4.3 L, 4,326 cm2, (264.0 cu·in) four-cylinder natural aspirated LP-gas engine. The cylinder bore is 102.0 mm (4.02 in) and the piston stroke is 133.0 mm (5.24 in). The compression ratio rating is 6.75:1.

Farmall Super M variants:

  • Super M – gear with spark engine
  • Super M-TA – TA with spark engine
  • Super MD – gear with diesel engine
  • Super MD-TA – TA with diesel engine
  • Super MV – high-crop

Farmall Super M Specifications

General Specifications
Model Farmall Super M
Length 3,410 mm (134.3 in)
Width 2,140 mm (84.3 in)
Height (steering wheel) 2,000 mm (78.7 in)
Wheel base
Ground clearance 390 mm (15.4 in)
Weight 2,541 kg (5,602 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 79.5 liters (21 US gal.; 17.5 Imp. gal)
Battery 6V
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model International Harvester C264
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 4
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 4.3 L, 4,326 cm2, (264.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 102.0 mm X 133.0 mm (4.02 in X 5.24 in)
Compression ratio 5.9:1
Horsepower (drawbar) 44.9 PS (33.0 kW; 44.3 HP) at 1,450 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 7.6 L (8 US. qt, 6.7 Imp. qt.)
Coolant capacity: 24.6 L (26 US. qt, 21.6 Imp. qt.)
Engine
Engine model International Harvester
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 4
Fuel type LP-gas
Displacement 4.3 L, 4,326 cm2, (264.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 102.0 mm X 133.0 mm (4.02 in X 5.24 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
Brakes Differential mechanical dry disc
Transmission model
Transmission type Sliding gear with dry disc clutch
Gears 5 forward and 1 reverse
Speed Forward: 26.8 kmh (16.7 mph) Reverse: 6.0 kmh (3.7 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 49.2 L (13 US. gal, 10.8 Imp. gal.)
Tires
Front tires Ag: 6.00-16
Rear tires Ag: 12-38
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Rear PTO type Transmission
Rear PTO speed 540 rpm
Hydraulic system
Hydraulic type IH Lift-All