Ford 1900

Ford 1900The Ford 1900 is two-wheel (2WD) or a four-wheel (4WD) compact utility tractor from the Hundred compact series, manufactured by Japanese company Shibaura for Ford brand from 1979 to 1983. The Ford 1900 tractor is equipped with three-cylinders Shibaura LEM853 diesel engine with 1.4 L, 1,429 cc (87.7 cu-in) of displacement and gear shift transmission with 12 forward and 4 reverse gears (three forward speeds, plus reverse, in four ranges).

The Ford 1900 tractor used a three-cylinder naturally-aspirated liquid-cooled indirect injection diesel engine Shibaura LEM853, with 85.0 mm (3.35 in) of the cylinder bore and 84.0 mm (3.31 in) of the piston stroke. Compression ratio rating is 21.0:1. The LEM853 engine produced 30.5 PS (22.4 kW; 30.0 HP) of gross horsepower. The power rating at PTO shaft is 27.2 PS (20 kW; 26.8 HP). The engine used oil bath air cleaner and pre-heating glow plugs.

This utility tractor is equipped with gear shift transmission with 12 forward (1.2-21.6 km/h, 0.8-13.4 mph) and 4 reverse (1.4-14.8 km/h, 0.9-9.2 mph) gears. The tractor used manual steering, differential mechanical drum brakes (power type was available as an option), and live type hydraulic system.

The 1900 tractor can use the following attachments:

  • Mid-mount Ford 915 mower deck with 3-blades (cutting width: 1,520 mm (60 in.)
  • Front-mount Ford 715 snow blower with hydraulic lift (clearing width: 1,520 mm (60 in.)
  • Front-end loader Ford 771
  • Backhoe Ford 757
  • Backhoe Ford 758

The Ford 1900 used a rollover protection structure (ROPS) for operators. The tractor has a rear PTO shaft with 540 rpm, front PTO shaft was available as an option.

Ford 1900 specifications

General Specifications
Model Ford 1900
Length 3,020 mm (118.9 in.)
Width
Height 2,190 mm (86.3 in.) with ROPS
Wheelbase 1,600 mm (63.0 in.)
Ground clearance 380 mm (15.2 in.)
Weight 1,247 kg (2,750 lb.)
Fuel tank capacity 29.0 L (7.6 US gal.)
Battery 12V 92A
Engine
Engine model Shibaura LEM853
Number of Cylinders 3
Firing order 1-2-3
Fuel Diesel
Displacement 1.4 L, 1,429 cc (87.2 cu.in.)
Bore x stroke 85.0 x 84.0 mm (3.35 x 3.31 in)
Power output Gross: 30.5 PS (22.4 kW; 30.0 HP)
PTO: 27.2 PS (20 kW; 26.8 HP)
Torque
Starter type Electric starter
Oil type
Governed Speeds Low Idle: 750-850 rpm;
High Idle: 2,900-2,950 rpm; (no load)
Rated: 2,800 rpm (full load)
Oil capacity 5.5 L (5.8 U.S. qt)
Coolant capacity 6.8 L (7.2 U.S. qt)
Injection Timing, B.T.D.C. 26°-27°
Injector opening pressure 11,760 kPa (1705 psi)
Valve clearance Intake: 0.30 mm (0.012 in.)
Exhaust: 0.30 mm (0.012 in.)
Tires size
Front tires Ag (2WD): 5.00-15
Ag (4WD): 6.00-16
Rear tires Ag: 11.4-24
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 2×4 WD or 4WD 4×4 MFWD 4WD (opton)
Steering Manual
Transmission type Gear shift
Gears 12 forward and 4 reverse
Ground speed Forward: up to 21.6 km/h (13.4 mph)
Reverse: up to 14.8 km/h (9.2 mph)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
PTO Type: Rear, transmission
Front (option)
PTO Speed: Rear: 540 rpm
Hydraulic lift
3-point linkage: Category I
Control system:
No. of remote valves:
Max lifting capacity (at link end): 1,729 kg (3,813 lb.)
Hydraulic system
Type Live
Total flow
Oil capacity (Transmission, Rear Axle and Hydraulic System) 24.0 L (25.4 US. qt.)
Front axle differential case 2.4 L (2.5 U.S. qt.)
Front axle reduction case (Each) 0.22 L (0.23 U.S. qt.)