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by thomasven
Sat Dec 22, 2012 7:47 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 1212 Engine Overhaul
Replies: 8
Views: 6855

what aboout our 1210 5000 hours and it starts on 1 cyl then 2 then 3 and once the engine is warm will go onto 4 leaves blue smoke trails on idle and when acclerating and a good day on the howard rotaspike can make the oil leve the top mark and end up on the bottom mark also when it has been working ...
by thomasven
Sat Dec 22, 2012 7:37 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: cav vs minimec
Replies: 8
Views: 6501

RE: Re: RE: cav vs minimec

never had any problem with our 1210 and 1200 and the 1210 has been on our farm for 35 years (since new) and think they put cavs on some bigger ones as our 1494 had a cav on it
by thomasven
Sat Dec 22, 2012 6:24 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: How can tractors be immobilised
Replies: 23
Views: 9829

if one of these would fit would be good
http://www.fwi.co.uk/Articles/22/03/201 ... hieves.htm
by thomasven
Sat Dec 22, 2012 6:18 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: How can tractors be immobilised
Replies: 23
Views: 9829

i heard a couple of farmers talking about putting a steering lock on the claas i brought them the other day for demonstration i presume it goes over the steering rams is there not somthing ike this that will fit?
by thomasven
Sun Sep 30, 2012 9:36 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 25d info required please
Replies: 4
Views: 2529

RE: 25d info required please

Oh right mine is sept 1954 it has linkage with pins that slide accross to lock it in the top and bottom positions and a single hydraulic lever mounted on the wing and the hand throttle is on the left hand side below the dashboard and has a cav inline injector pump with a pneumatic governor controlle...
by thomasven
Sun Sep 30, 2012 8:55 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 25d info required please
Replies: 4
Views: 2529

RE: 25d info required please

thank you would that make mine a earlier or later type one? as looking at parts and they speak of earlier and later type tractors
by thomasven
Sat Sep 29, 2012 11:31 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 25d info required please
Replies: 4
Views: 2529

25d info required please

hi i bought a david brown 25d a little while ago it is a 1954 one reg rbj 256 ser no pd25/12354 i wondered if anyone knows whether this is one of the earlier or later types and what features it should have i know it does have a injector pump with pneumatic governor and external pump drive coupling a...
by thomasven
Tue Jun 12, 2012 4:35 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 25d gearbox replacement?
Replies: 3
Views: 2065

RE: 25d gearbox replacement?

i havent yet as i am still finishing off my 1978 series 3 land rover but i may try that breakers after i have finised i also need to unseize the engine on the tractor so a fair bit of work to be done
by thomasven
Thu May 17, 2012 10:33 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 25d gearbox replacement?
Replies: 3
Views: 2065

25d gearbox replacement?

hi
i have got a 25d i want to retore ut water has come in past the gerlvers and corroded everythin in the top of the gerbox :( as the transmissions havent changed much over the years would somthing like a 6 speed 880 gearbox fit or does it need to be a 25d gearbox
by thomasven
Thu May 17, 2012 10:28 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Rubbish
Replies: 32
Views: 16785

RE: rubbish

that last comment cant be right can it as since the early to mid 1990's massey have been using the same gearbox as the tractors we sell at work renault and claas
by thomasven
Thu May 17, 2012 10:09 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 1210 start
Replies: 1
Views: 1602

RE: 1210 start

yep that is how we do our 1210 open the throttle a bit push the button in crank it then it will fire in 1 cylinder then2 the 3 then 3 and a half till warm think it needs an engine rebuild :(
by thomasven
Wed May 16, 2012 9:20 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 62 years of DB
Replies: 9
Views: 5150

we had a diesel cropmster and a db albion trailer which was the first tipping trailer in the area! then we traedd in the cropmaster and got a 30D then we tradded that in and got a 900 then that was traded in for a 950 then we traded that for a 990 implematic with a loader then we bought a second han...
by thomasven
Wed May 16, 2012 8:42 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: best oil for six-pots
Replies: 25
Views: 16141

RE: 6 pot oil

what sort of speed are you getting out of that tractor with it revving at 2750 as one of my mates is after a 100hp tractor that will do 20-25mph
by thomasven
Sat Apr 07, 2012 11:06 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: hydrashift how does it work?
Replies: 2
Views: 2083

hydrashift how does it work?

we where doing powershift transmissions at college and where looking at new holland gearboxes valtra gearboxes and massey fergusons dynashift and i am trained on the claas hexashift gearbox as i work at a claas dealership and i was wondering how does the hydrashift work is there any diagrams about? ...
by thomasven
Fri Apr 06, 2012 11:42 pm
Forum: Members Restorations
Topic: New Member 25d as bought
Replies: 2
Views: 3174

RE: New Member 25d as bought

very nice shows mine up has that got the earlier type inline pump looks to be an earlier one like mine