Massey-Harris 44 Row-Crop

Massey-Harris 44 Row-CropThe Massey-Harris 44 Row-Crop is a 2WD row-crop tractor from the series. This tractor was manufactured by Massey-Harris in Racine, Wisconsin, USA from 1947 to 1953.

The Massey-Harris 44 Row-Crop is equipped with one of four engine variants and a unsynchronized gear with dry disc clutch transmission with 5 forward and 1 reverse gears. The Massey-Harris 44 Row-Crop used manual steering, differential mechanical drum brakes, open operator station and 72.0 liters (19 US gal.; 15.8 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

The tractor could be equipped with the following engines:

  • Continental. It is a 4.3 L, 4,251 cm2, (259.4 cu·in) four-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine with 98.0 mm (3.86 in) of the cylinder bore and 140.0 mm (5.51 in) of the piston stroke. The compression ratio rating is 5.65:1. This engine produced 45.7 PS (33.6 kW; 45.0 HP) at 1,350 rpm of output power.
  • Continental. It is a 4.3 L, 4,251 cm2, (259.4 cu·in) four-cylinder natural aspirated diesel engine. The cylinder bore is 98.0 mm (3.86 in) and the piston stroke is 140.0 mm (5.51 in). The compression ratio rating is 15.0:1. This engine produced 40.5 PS (29.8 kW; 40.0 HP) at 1,350 rpm of output power.
  • Massey-Harris. It is a 4.3 L, 4,251 cm2, (259.4 cu·in) four-cylinder natural aspirated tractor fuel or LP-gas engine. The cylinder bore is 98.0 mm (3.86 in) and the piston stroke is 140.0 mm (5.51 in). The compression ratio rating is 4.65:1 for tractor fuel version.

Massey-Harris 44 Row-Crop Specifications

General Specifications
Model Massey-Harris 44 Row-Crop
Length 3,430 mm (135 in)
Width 2,000 mm (78.7 in)
Height 2,030 mm (79.9 in)
Wheel base 2,220 mm (87.4 in)
Weight (shipping) Gasoline: 1,890 kg (4,167 lbs)
Diesel: 1,930 kg (4,255 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 72.0 liters (19 US gal.; 15.8 Imp. gal)
Battery Two 6V (Diesel), One 6V (gasoline)
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model Continental
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 4
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 4.3 L, 4,251 cm2, (259.4 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 98.0 mm X 140.0 mm (3.86 in X 5.51 in)
Compression ratio 5.65:1
Horsepower 45.7 PS (33.6 kW; 45.1 HP) at 1,350 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil capacity: 7.6 L (8 US. qt, 6.7 Imp. qt.)
Coolant capacity: 21.8 L (23 US. qt, 19.2 Imp. qt.)
Engine
Engine model Continental
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 4
Fuel type Diesel
Displacement 4.3 L, 4,251 cm2, (259.4 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 98.0 mm X 140.0 mm (3.86 in X 5.51 in)
Compression ratio 15.0:1
Horsepower 40.5 PS (29.8 kW; 40 HP) at 1,350 rpm
Starter Electric
Engine
Engine model Massey-Harris
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 4
Fuel type Tractor fuel or LP-gas
Displacement 4.3 L, 4,251 cm2, (259.4 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 98.0 mm X 140.0 mm (3.86 in X 5.51 in)
Compression ratio Tractor fuel: 4.65:1
Horsepower
Starter Electric
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual
Brakes Differential mechanical drum
Transmission model
Transmission type Unsynchronized gear with dry disc clutch
Gears 5 forward and 1 reverse
Speed Forward: 21.5 kmh (13.4 mph) Reverse: 5.1 kmh (3.2 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 49.2 L (13 US. gal, 10.8 Imp. gal.)
Tires
Front tires Ag: 5.50-16
Rear tires Ag: 11-38, 12-38, 13-38
Three-Point Hitch
Type Massey Hitch-All
Control type
Lift capacity (at ends)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Rear PTO type Transmission or live (option)
Rear PTO speed 534 rpm
Hydraulic system
Hydraulic type
Hydraulic capacity 6.6 L (1.7 US. gal, 1.5 Imp. gal.)
Pressure 1050 psi (72.4 bar)
Total flow 7.5 gpm (28.4 lpm)