Ford 3500

Ford 3500The Ford 3500 is a 2WD industrial tractor manufactured by Ford from 1965 to 1972.

The Ford 3500 is equipped with one of two engines: a 2.9 L (175.0 cu·in) three-cylinder diesel engine or a 2.6 L (158.0 cu·in) three-cylinder gasoline engine and one of four transmissions: a gear type transmission with 4 forward and 1 reverse gear and dry disc clutch, a manual reverser transmission with 4 forward and 4 reverse gears, a torque converter transmission with 4 forward and 4 reverse gears or a power shift transmission with 10 forward and 2 reverse gears.

The tractor could be equipped with the following engines:

  • Ford. It is a 2.9 L, 2,868 cm2, (175.0 cu·in) three-cylinder natural aspirated diesel engine with 107.0 mm (4.21 in) of the cylinder bore and 107.0 mm (4.21 in) of the piston stroke. The compression ratio rating is 16.5:1. This engine produced 46.6 PS (34.3 kW; 46.0 HP) at 2,000 rpm of output power and 170.4 N·m (17.4 kg·m, 125.6 ft·lb) at 1,150 rpm of torque.
  • Ford. It is a 2.6 L, 2,589 cm2, (158.0 cu·in) three-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine. The cylinder bore is 107.0 mm (4.21 in) and the piston stroke is 97.0 mm (3.82 in). The compression ratio rating is 8.0:1. This engine produced 49.4 PS (36.3 kW; 48.7 HP) at 2,100 rpm of output power and 170.4 N·m (17.4 kg·m, 125.6 ft·lb) at 1,350 rpm of torque.

The Ford 3500 is equipped with power steering, mechanical drum brakes, an open operator station, and 60.6 liters (16 US gal.; 13.3 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for the Ford 3500 industrial tractor:

  • Ford 735 loader
  • Ford 750 backhoe
  • Ford 753 backhoe

Ford 3500 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Ford 3500
Length 3,060 mm (120.5 in)
Width 1,670 mm (65.7 in)
Height (steering wheel) 1,490 mm (58.7 in)
Wheel base 2,010 mm (79.1 in)
Ground clearance (front axle) 290 mm (11.4 in)
Weight (shipping) 1,930 kg (4,255 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 60.6 liters (16 US gal.; 13.3 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model Ford
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 3
Fuel type Diesel
Displacement 2.9 L, 2,868 cm2, (175.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 107.0 mm X 107.0 mm (4.21 in X 4.21 in)
Compression ratio 16.5:1
Horsepower 46.6 PS (34.3 kW; 46.0 HP) at 2,000 rpm
Torque 170.4 N·m (17.4 kg·m, 125.6 ft·lb) at 1,150 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 7.6 L (8 US. qt, 6.7 Imp. qt.)
Coolant capacity: 13.8 L (14.6 US. qt, 12.1 Imp. qt.)
Engine
Engine model Ford
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 3
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 2.6 L, 2,589 cm2, (158.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 107.0 mm X 97.0 mm (4.21 in X 3.82 in)
Compression ratio 8.0:1
Horsepower 49.4 PS (36.3 kW; 48.7 HP) at 2,100 rpm
Torque 170.4 N·m (17.4 kg·m, 125.6 ft·lb) at 1,350 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil type SAE 5W-20, 10W-30
Oil capacity: 7.6 L (8 US. qt, 6.7 Imp. qt.)
Coolant capacity: 13.1 L (13.8 US. qt, 11.5 Imp. qt.)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Power
Brakes Mechanical drum
Final drive Bevel gear
Transmission model
Transmission type Gear type with dry disc clutch
Gears 4 forward and 1 reverse
Speed Forward: 21.1 kmh (13.1 mph) Reverse: 6.0 (3.7 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 5.7 L (1.5 US. gal, 1.3 Imp. gal.)
Transmission model
Transmission type Manual reverser
Gears 4 forward and 4 reverse
Speed Forward: 25.7 kmh (16 mph) Reverse: 25.9 (16.1 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 12.5 L (3.3 US. gal, 2.7 Imp. gal.)
Transmission model
Transmission type Torque converter
Gears 4 forward and 4 reverse
Speed Forward: 27.8 kmh (17.3 mph) Reverse: 30.6 (19.0 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 16.1 L (4.3 US. gal, 3.5 Imp. gal.)
Transmission model
Transmission type Power shift
Gears 10 forward and 2 reverse
Speed Forward: 25.3 kmh (15.7 mph) Reverse: 7.5 (4.5 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 10.0 L (2.6 US. gal, 2.2 Imp. gal.)
Tires
Front tires Industrial: 7.50-16
Rear tires Industrial: 13.6-28
Three-Point Hitch
Category I
Control type
Lift capacity (at 610 mm/24 in) 770 kg (1,698 lbs)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Rear PTO type Transmission or independent
Rear PTO speed 540 rpm
Hydraulic system
Hydraulic type Open center
Hydraulic capacity 19.3 L (5.1 US. gal, 4.2 Imp. gal.)
Pressure 2500 psi (172.4 bar)
1800 psi (124.1 bar)
Valves 0 to 2
Pump flow 4.8 gpm (18.2 lpm)
17.8 gpm (67.4 lpm)
Steering flow 4.2 gpm (15.9 lpm)