John Deere

420 Hi-Crop (H) All Fuel (Phase I) (1956)

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Advertised as one of the “420 Fleet” instead of the model 420 Standard due to that there was so many different configurations. The first year of production saw every version of the 420 painted in the traditional all green chassis and yellow wheels, better known as “Phase I” tractors. The 420 H had 32″ of ground clearance

Tractor Info

Engine: John Deere

Cylinders: 2

Bore & Stroke: 4.00 x 4.00

RPM: 1850

CID: 100.5

Fuel: Gasoline and Distillate

Main Fuel Tank Cap: 10.5 Gal.

Aux Fuel Tank Cap:

Carburetor: Marvel Schebler

Cooling Capacity: 14 QTS

Drawbar HP: 22.4

Belt PTO HP: 24.9

Weight: 2750 lbs

Length: 114.5 inches

Width: 55.5 inches

Height: inches

Number of Gears: 4/1


Total Produced: 13

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