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by tomwill
Thu Dec 08, 2016 12:50 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: RARE DAVID BROWN 1412 6 CYLINDER Bentley Vaughan conversion
Replies: 30
Views: 8613

iHAVE DRIVEN BOTH THE POWER AND THE SUPER MAJORS BRAND NEW I THOUGHT THE THE POWER HAD THE EDGE AS I THINK THEY CHANGED THE RATIOS UP ON THE SUPER,HOWEVER NEITHER CAN MATCH A 990 iMPLEMATIC, I HAD AN EXPERIENCE IN jAN 1965 AT THE AGE OF 19 WENT TRACTOR driving ON THE nsw QLD BORDER WHEN I ARRIVED T...
by tomwill
Fri Dec 02, 2016 7:49 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: RARE DAVID BROWN 1412 6 CYLINDER Bentley Vaughan conversion
Replies: 30
Views: 8613

Every E1A Major was direct injection. No idea what was up with your Power Major, but all of them had the best starting of any engine since. Even worn out, badly maintained Majors would fire with the most half-hearted cranking. As I said "In my experience" We had both a Power and a Super and ignorin...
by tomwill
Fri Dec 02, 2016 7:29 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: RARE DAVID BROWN 1412 6 CYLINDER Bentley Vaughan conversion
Replies: 30
Views: 8613

354 perkins

hello there i am back been out of action for a while,regarding the 354 perkins i remember this conversion in a tractor magazine a while back, i had 2 trucks with 354s in had a good run with both,i have also had a 1412 i would not replace a 1412 engine with 354 yes probably a bit more power, look aft...
by tomwill
Sat Oct 08, 2016 7:24 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Cropmaster Low Oil Pressure 20 psi
Replies: 6
Views: 2322

Re: RE: Cropmaster Low Oil Pressure 20 psi

James F you have confirmed my thoughts, it's 20psi whether cold or hot Db2d I'm using Castrol 30 Thanks for both your replies Ron you may be able to increase the oil presSure by removing the sump, on the oil pump there will a strainer on the end, remove that and you will find a screw if it has any ...
by tomwill
Mon Sep 12, 2016 11:44 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: a highly accurate model of a DB 880 ?
Replies: 8
Views: 2376

Universal Hobbies are very good considering their price. G&M Originals make some superb DB tractors: https://gandmoriginals.wordpress.com/category/david-brown/ These are on a different price scale, but they are superb quality, made in metal and hand built in the UK. Yes i agree there i forgot that ...
by tomwill
Mon Sep 12, 2016 10:08 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: a highly accurate model of a DB 880 ?
Replies: 8
Views: 2376

2tractors wrote:So who does make the best model tractor?
i think Universal do.TW AUST
by tomwill
Sat Sep 10, 2016 11:53 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: a highly accurate model of a DB 880 ?
Replies: 8
Views: 2376

Re: RE: a highly accurate model of a DB 880 ?

SteveCollett wrote:it just does not look right! May be the picture though
i think you are right Steve the steering wheel is exstended to far the mudgaurds are suspect.cheers TW AUST
by tomwill
Thu Sep 01, 2016 8:14 am
Forum: The David Brown Tractor Club of Austraila.
Topic: DBTCA
Replies: 2
Views: 5085

Re: DBTCA

The DBTCA Will be having a display at Warragul Field Days Victoria, east of Melbourne,the first week of April 5/6/7 and 8th.We have a lineup of tractors and our shop that has a large display of items will be in full swing.The tractors will consist of Implematics,Selectamatics,900D,2D and lineup of ...
by tomwill
Wed Aug 10, 2016 11:19 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Where's David (Scooby)?
Replies: 5
Views: 1692

Re: Where's David (Scooby)?

As per the title, I've not noticed him for a while. Is he OK? Yes i was thinking the same.Tom W DBTCA Tom, your emails are being rejected. Can you update me via a PM please ? Thanks. David. Hello David my new email is xxxxxxxxx . i have a" NEW" 880 Implematic Just about ready to come out.Cheers Tom
by tomwill
Thu Jul 28, 2016 11:33 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Where's David (Scooby)?
Replies: 5
Views: 1692

Re: Where's David (Scooby)?

bedwards1966 wrote:As per the title, I've not noticed him for a while. Is he OK?
Yes i was thinking the same.Tom W DBTCA
by tomwill
Tue Jul 26, 2016 4:38 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: What model of David Brown is this?
Replies: 15
Views: 4725

RE: What model of David Brown is this?

Hello i think it is a 25c built between 1953 and 1958 i think the 30c had bigger tyres.cheers TomW DBTCA
by tomwill
Tue Jul 19, 2016 3:09 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 1494 tyres
Replies: 8
Views: 2796

RE: 1494 tyres

Hello Smiley i had DB1412 with 18.4x34s they are the ideal size.cheers TW DBTCA
by tomwill
Sat Jul 09, 2016 7:37 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 990 Implematic questions
Replies: 16
Views: 6284

nate wrote:Hi where in Australia are you located? I have a few 990 implematics if you ever need any parts.
Cheers Nate
Hello Nate would you have any front chassis weightS for 880 implematic. i have a" new one" coming out shortly.cheers TOM DBTCA
by tomwill
Wed Jun 29, 2016 1:30 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 990 Implematic Ongoing Rebuild
Replies: 8
Views: 2534

I think what the OP is asking isn't regarding which color code or supplier to use but which kind of paint, synthetic or enamel. I can't offer anything really on the radiator frame, I don't have a 990 implematic to photograph. Hello there if you have a look on restorations [990 Implematic tomwill] y...
by tomwill
Sat Jun 04, 2016 12:49 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: David Brown 990/a serial number 459072 Hydralic problem
Replies: 18
Views: 5310

Hello there, the first thing i would do is drain the gearbox, flush it with kerosene ,clean the filter it probably has never been serviced which causes the problem, also remove the plug on top of the pto housing with hyd lever forward put your finger down and make sure the washer is free,. Lack of s...