Massey Ferguson 50

Massey Ferguson 50The Massey Ferguson 50 is a 2WD farm tractor manufactured by Massey Ferguson from 1957 to 1964.

The Massey Ferguson 50 is equipped with one of two engines: a 2.5 L (152.7 cu·in) three-cylinder diesel engine or a 2.2 L (134.0 cu·in) four-cylinder gasoline/LP-gas engine and one of two transmissions: a gear type transmission with 6 forward and 2 reverse gears and with dry disc clutch or a two-speed power shift transmission with 12 forward and 4 reverse gears.

The tractor could be equipped with the following engines:

  • Perkins. It is a 2.5 L, 2,502 cm2, (152.7 cu·in) three-cylinder natural aspirated diesel engine with 91.0 mm (3.58 in) of the cylinder bore and 127.0 mm (5 in) of the piston stroke. The compression ratio rating is 17.4:1.
  • Continental Z-134. It is a 2.2 L, 2,196 cm2, (134.0 cu·in) four-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline/LP-gas engine. The cylinder bore is 84.0 mm (3.31 in) and the piston stroke is 98.0 mm (3.86 in). The compression ratio rating is 6.6:1 for gasoline version or 8.0:1 for LP-gas version.

The MF 50 is equipped with manual or power (option) steering, differential mechanical expanding shoe brakes, open operator station, and 45.4 liters (12 US gal.; 10 Imp. gal) fuel tank for diesel fuel or 64.3 liters (17 US gal, 14.1 Imp. gal) for gasoline.

Massey Ferguson 50 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Massey Ferguson 50
Length 3,040 mm (119.7 in)
Width 1,620 mm (63.8 in)
Height 1,440 mm (56.7 in)
Wheel base 2,060 mm (81.1 in)
Weight (shipping) Gas: 1,655 kg (3,649 lbs)
Diesel: 1,500 kg (3,307 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity Diesel: 45.4 liters (12 US gal.; 10 Imp. gal)
Gasoline: 64.3 liters (17 US gal, 14.1 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V, Gas: 40Ah, Diesel: 96Ah
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model Perkins
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 3
Fuel type Diesel
Displacement 2.5 L, 2,502 cm2, (152.7 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 91.0 mm X 127.0 mm (3.58 in X 5 in)
Compression ratio 17.4:1
Horsepower
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 5.7 L (6 US. qt, 5 Imp. qt.)
Engine
Engine model Continental Z-134
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 4
Fuel type Gasoline/LP-gas
Displacement 2.2 L, 2,196 cm2, (134.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 84.0 mm X 98.0 mm (3.31 in X 3.86 in)
Compression ratio Gasoline: 6.6:1
LP-gas: 8.0:1
Horsepower
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 4.7 L (5 US. qt, 4.1 Imp. qt.)
Coolant capacity: 9.5 L (10 US. qt, 8.4 Imp. qt.)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual or power (option)
Brakes Differential mechanical expanding shoe
Transmission model
Transmission type Gear type with dry disc clutch
Gears 6 forward and 2 reverse
Speed Forward: 23.4 kmh (14.5 mph) Reverse: 11.4 (7.1 mph)
Transmission model Multi-Power
Transmission type Two-speed power shift
Gears 12 forward and 4 reverse
Speed Forward: 30.8 kmh (19.1 mph) Reverse: (0 mph)
Tires
Front tires Ag: 6.00-16
Rear tires Ag: 12.4-28
Three-Point Hitch
Category
Control type
Lift capacity (at ends)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Rear PTO type Live
Rear PTO speed 540 rpm