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by tomryall
Thu Aug 08, 2019 12:33 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 780 rear wheel nut 2 types?
Replies: 2
Views: 176

Re: 780 rear wheel nut 2 types?

a quick TEMPORARY fix would be to put a washer between the wheel centre and the half shaft flange,
by tomryall
Sun Jul 28, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 990 hydraulic issue
Replies: 10
Views: 546

Re: 990 hydraulic issue

when you take off the end cap to replace the seals you will find three small balls inside the cap[be very careful removing this or you might loose them] you can leave out these balls if you want, the only difference is that the lever will not stay locked until the ram reaches the end of its stroke, ...
by tomryall
Fri Jul 26, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 990 hydraulic issue
Replies: 10
Views: 546

Re: 990 hydraulic issue

These cessna valves are double acting, if you are using it to operate a single acting ram then you will have back pressure when you lower the implement . you really need a dump line from the second pipe on the Cessna valve to the gearbox. I have these valves on my DB' and that is how I use them on s...
by tomryall
Thu Jul 25, 2019 10:09 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Power assist ram
Replies: 2
Views: 222

Re: Power assist ram

Try David Brown parts they should have all the parts you need.
by tomryall
Sat Jul 20, 2019 1:54 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 885 manual to power assisted steering
Replies: 2
Views: 263

Re: 885 manual to power assisted steering

That is about half the parts you need ,missing are ,orbital unit, steering column , and all pipework, pulley for crankshaft, plus if that pump is bad I don't think new pumps are available. You should have a look at an 885 with power steering to see the proper set-up.
by tomryall
Mon Jul 15, 2019 3:42 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Case David Brown 885G/1 Gasoline Tractor
Replies: 2
Views: 228

Re: Case David Brown 885G/1 Gasoline Tractor

885=3 cly's
by tomryall
Sat Jul 13, 2019 2:24 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: hand crank start 900?
Replies: 10
Views: 565

Re: hand crank start 900?

Most likely you will hurt yourself especially if it is a diesel.
Tom
by tomryall
Mon Jul 01, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Ready for wet sand blasting
Replies: 29
Views: 1656

Re: Ready for wet sand blasting

Properly applied make-up works wonders on any subject.
by tomryall
Wed Jun 26, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Cropmaster or DB 900 color code in USA
Replies: 12
Views: 869

Re: Cropmaster or DB 900 color code in USA

No name, just Massey Ferguson red ppg 920655.
by tomryall
Tue Jun 25, 2019 4:42 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Cropmaster or DB 900 color code in USA
Replies: 12
Views: 869

Re: Cropmaster or DB 900 color code in USA

In Manitoba Canada I found that Finishmaster Canada Inc . have a Massey Ferguson red code PPG920655 that is a good match for my 1949 Cropmaster.
by tomryall
Thu Apr 11, 2019 11:13 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 950 implematic exactor coupling
Replies: 16
Views: 1230

Re: 950 implematic exactor coupling

why not change to pioneer quick release type, or else change both the male and female ends to the same size.just checked the one on my 30D it is
1 1/2" I don't have exactor couplers on any other tractor.
by tomryall
Mon Apr 08, 2019 1:48 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: A couple of David Browns
Replies: 5
Views: 583

Re: A couple of David Browns

is the bumper on the 30D the front axle of a truck, I assume it is a 30D ,looks good.just proves there is no such thing as scrap.
by tomryall
Thu Apr 04, 2019 2:32 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Cropmaster engine and tractor numbers
Replies: 18
Views: 1381

Re: Cropmaster engine and tractor numbers

The book says
MK -marine engine TVO
MD -marine diesel
SG -industrial petrol
SK -industrial TVO
SD -industrial diesel
All are engine designations,
by tomryall
Mon Apr 01, 2019 11:53 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Cropmaster engine and tractor numbers
Replies: 18
Views: 1381

Re: Cropmaster engine and tractor numbers

Might the SC be SG. My book says SG is the prefix for industrial petrol.This information is taken from a genuine David Brown sales manual
by tomryall
Tue Mar 26, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 885 Topping Up Gearbox Oil
Replies: 12
Views: 955

Re: 885 Topping Up Gearbox Oil

Scrap that quick release coupling, the way it is set up it is an invitation for dirt and water yo get in to the gearbox get a proper blank plug .