Ford 1710

Ford 1710The Ford 1710 is a two-wheel or optional four-wheel compact utility tractor from ten compact series, manufactured by Japanese company Shibaura for Ford between 1958 and 1963. This tractor is equipped with three-cylinders Shibaura H843 diesel engine with 1.4 L, 1396 cc (85.2 cu-in) of displacement and gear shift transmission with 12 forward and 4 reverse gears.

The Ford 1710 utility tractor used a three-cylinder naturally-aspirated liquid-cooled diesel engine Shibaura H843, with 84.0 mm (3.31 in) of the cylinder bore and 84.0 mm (3.31 in) of the piston stroke. Compression ratio rating is 23:1. It produced 26.0 HP (19.4 kW) at 2,700 rpm of horsepower. The engine used dry air cleaner and pre-heating glow plugs.

This utility tractor is equipped with gear shift transmission with 12 forward (1.2-20.1 km/h, 0.8-12.5 mph) and 4 reverse (1.4-14.0 km/h, 0.9-8.7 mph) gears. The tractor used manual steering for 2WD version or power steering for 4WD version, differential mechanical drum brakes and live type hydraulic system.

The 1710 tractor can use the following attachments:

  • Mid-mount Ford 915 mower deck with 3-blades (cutting width: 1,520 mm (60 in.)
  • Two-stage rear-mount Ford 715 snow blower with hydraulic lift (clearing width: 1,520 mm (60 in.)
  • Front-end loader Ford 770A/B
  • Backhoe Ford 757A or Ford 758A

The Ford 1710 used a rollover protection structure (ROPS) to operators.

Ford 1710 specifications

General Specifications
Model Ford 1710
Length
Width
Height
Wheelbase 1,600 mm (63 in.)
Ground clearance
Weight Operating: 1,099 kg (2,425 lb.)
Ballasted: 1,592 kg (3,510 lb.)
Fuel tank capacity 29.1 L (7.7 Gal.)
Battery 12V
Engine
Engine model Shibaura H843
Number of Cylinders 3
Firing order 1-2-3
Fuel Diesel
Displacement 1.4 L, 1396 cc (85.2 cu.in.)
Bore x stroke 84.0 x 84.0 mm (3.31 x 3.31 in)
Power output 26.0 HP (19.4 kW) at 2,700 rpm
Torque
Starter type Electric starter
Oil type
Governed Speeds Low Idle: 750-850 rpm;
High Idle: 2,825-2,875 rpm; (no load)
Rated: 2,700 rpm (full load)
Oil capacity 5.3 L (5.6 U.S. qt)
Coolant capacity 5.5 L (5.8 U.S. qt)
Injection Timing, B.T.D.C. 22.53°-23.5°
Injector opening pressure 11,760 kPa (1705 psi)
Valve clearance Intake: 0.20 mm (0.008 in.)
Exhaust: 0.20 mm (0.008 in.)
Tires size
Front tires Ag (2WD): 5.00-15
Ag (4WD): 6.00-16
Turf / Lawn (2WD): 23×8.50-12
Turf / Lawn (4WD): 27×8.50-15
Rear tires Ag: 11.2-24
Turf: 13.6×16
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD or 4×4 MFWD 4WD (opton)
Steering 2WD: Manual
4WD: Power
Transmission type Gear shift
Gears 12 forward and 4 reverse
Ground speed Forward: up to 20.1 km/h (12.5 mph)
Reverse: up to 14.0 km/h (8.7 mph)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
PTO Type: Rear, transmission PTO
Front (option)
PTO Speed: 540 rpm
Hydraulic lift
3-point linkage: Category I
Control system:
No. of remote valves:
Max lifting capacity (at link end): 1,730 kg (3,813 lb.)
Hydraulic system
Type Live
Total flow 29.5 l/m (7.8 gpm)
Oil capacity (Transmission, Rear Axle and Hydraulic System) 18.0 L (4.75 gal.)
Rear axle final drive case (Each) 2.4 L (2.5 U.S. qt)
Front axle differential case 3.3 L (3.5 U.S. qt.)
Front axle reduction case (Each) 0.22 L (0.28 U.S. qt.)