861 (Diesel) (1957-1961)

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The Ford Powermaster 861 was in production from 1958 to 1962 in Highland Park, Michigan. This tractor was apart of the Ford 801 powermaster series. The Ford 861 was powered by either a Ford 2.8L 4 cylinder gasoline engine, a Ford 2.8L 4 cylinder LP gas engine, or a Ford 2.8L 4 cylinder diesel engine. This tractor was equipped with a 4×2 2WD chassis, manual steering with optional power assist, and a 5 speed unsynchronized gear transmission.

Tractor Info

Engine: Ford EAE

Cylinders: 4

Bore & Stroke: 3.90X3.60

RPM: 2,000

CID: 172

Fuel: Diesel

Main Fuel Tank Cap: 17

Aux Fuel Tank Cap:

Carburetor: Marvel-Schebler

Cooling Capacity: 3.75

Drawbar HP: 41.44

Belt PTO HP: 44.71

Weight: 3,180 lbs

Length: 120.8 inches

Width: 64 inches

Height: 57.3 inches

Number of Gears: 4/1 5/1 10/2


1957: 1001

1958: 11977

1959: 58312

1960: 105943

1961: 131427

Location: On the left side of the tractor on top of the transmission case behind the starter

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