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by tomryall
Sun Nov 03, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: David Brown Tractor Forum
Topic: 4600 selectomatic
Replies: 30
Views: 5436

Re: 4600 selectomatic

The stop handle is probarbly the choke, I have seen one 4600 in wolfe island Canada , there is a very good 885 gasoline at the museum in Austin Manitoba they use it for grass cutting on the grounds etc etc .
by tomryall
Thu Aug 08, 2019 12:33 am
Forum: David Brown Tractor Forum
Topic: 780 rear wheel nut 2 types?
Replies: 2
Views: 1230

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: David Brown Tractor Forum
Topic: 990 hydraulic issue
Replies: 10
Views: 3047

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: David Brown Tractor Forum
Topic: 990 hydraulic issue
Replies: 10
Views: 3047

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: David Brown Tractor Forum
Topic: Power assist ram
Replies: 2
Views: 1140

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: David Brown Tractor Forum
Topic: 885 manual to power assisted steering
Replies: 2
Views: 1202

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
Sat Jul 13, 2019 2:24 pm
Forum: David Brown Tractor Forum
Topic: hand crank start 900?
Replies: 10
Views: 3105

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: David Brown Tractor Forum
Topic: Ready for wet sand blasting
Replies: 35
Views: 8821

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: David Brown Tractor Forum
Topic: Cropmaster or DB 900 color code in USA
Replies: 12
Views: 3548

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: David Brown Tractor Forum
Topic: Cropmaster or DB 900 color code in USA
Replies: 12
Views: 3548

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: David Brown Tractor Forum
Topic: 950 implematic exactor coupling
Replies: 16
Views: 4343

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: David Brown Tractor Forum
Topic: A couple of David Browns
Replies: 5
Views: 1768

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: David Brown Tractor Forum
Topic: Cropmaster engine and tractor numbers
Replies: 18
Views: 4556

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: David Brown Tractor Forum
Topic: Cropmaster engine and tractor numbers
Replies: 18
Views: 4556

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