Oliver 1800 Series B/C

The Oliver 1800 Series B/C is a 2WD or 4WD row-crop tractor from the 4-Digit series. This tractor was manufactured by Oliver in Charles City, Iowa, USA from 1962 to 1964.

The Oliver 1800 Series B/C is equipped with one of two engines: a 5.1 L (310.0 cu·in) six-cylinder diesel engine or a 4.6 L (283.0 cu·in) six-cylinder gasoline engine and one of two transmissions: a gear type transmission with 6 forward and 2 reverse gears and dry disc clutch or a partial power shift transmission with 12 forward and 4 reverse gears and dry disc clutch.

The tractor could be equipped with the following engines:

  • Waukesha-Oliver. It is a 5.1 L, 5,080 cm2, (310.0 cu·in) six-cylinder natural aspirated diesel engine with 98.0 mm (3.86 in) of the cylinder bore and 111.0 mm (4.37 in) of the piston stroke. The compression ratio rating is 16.2:1.
  • Waukesha-Oliver. It is a 4.6 L, 4,637 cm2, (283.0 cu·in) six-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine. The cylinder bore is 98.0 mm (3.86 in) and the piston stroke is 102.0 mm (4.02 in). The compression ratio rating is 8.5:1.

The Oliver 1800 Series B/C is equipped with the power assist or hydrostatic power (Series C) steering, disc brakes, an open operator station, and 138.2 liters (36.5 US gal.; 30.4 Imp. gal) fuel tank for gasoline or 119.2 liters (31.5 US gal, 26.2 Imp. gal) for diesel fuel.

Oliver 1800 Series B/C Specifications

General Specifications
Model Oliver 1800 Series B/C
Length 4,050 mm (159.4 in)
Width 2,190 mm (86.2 in)
Height (steering wheel) 2,020 mm (79.5 in)
Wheel base 2,770 mm (109.1 in)
Weight (operating) 2WD: 4,175 kg (9,204 lbs)
4WD: 4,842 kg (10,675 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity Gasoline: 138.2 liters (36.5 US gal.; 30.4 Imp. gal)
Diesel: 119.2 liters (31.5 US gal, 26.2 Imp. gal)
Battery Gas: 12V or diesel: 2x6V
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model Waukesha-Oliver
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 6
Fuel type Diesel
Displacement 5.1 L, 5,080 cm2, (310.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 98.0 mm X 111.0 mm (3.86 in X 4.37 in)
Compression ratio 16.2:1
Horsepower
Starter Electric
Engine
Engine model Waukesha-Oliver
Engine type Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, inline
Cylinders 6
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 4.6 L, 4,637 cm2, (283.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 98.0 mm X 102.0 mm (3.86 in X 4.02 in)
Compression ratio 8.5:1
Horsepower
Starter Electric
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD or 4×4 MFWD 4WD
Steering type Power assist
Hydrostatic power (Series C)
Brakes Disc
Transmission model
Transmission type Gear type with dry disc clutch
Gears 6 forward and 2 reverse
Speed Forward: 23.0 kmh (14.3 mph) Reverse: 7.8 (4.8 mph)
Transmission model Hydra-Power
Transmission type Partial power shift with dry disc clutch
Gears 12 forward and 4 reverse
Speed Forward: 23.1 kmh (14.4 mph) Reverse: 7.8 (4.8 mph)
Tires
Front tires Ag: 7.50-15
Rear tires Ag: 18.4-34
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Rear PTO type Independent
Rear PTO speed 540/1,000 rpm