The Selectamatic Hydraulic system.

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Scooby
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The Selectamatic Hydraulic system.

Post by Scooby » Thu Aug 06, 2015 11:09 am

It is 50 years ago since the Selectamatic hydraulic system was released to the World. And for those of us who were buying and/or using these new tractors it was a revelation. When other manufacturer's system were, in some instances, nothing more than capable of sending the 3 point linkage up and down the new DB system was amazing. It was the difference between pointing a brick wall with either a pointing trowel or a shovel.

But, as with any accurate method of transferring a force from human hands to obtain a result the system had to be set up and maintained properly.

For those of you who are not already members of the DBTC I suggest that a subscription would be a very good investment. Particularly so since this month's in-house Club magazine begins the FIRST of several articles by Alan Kellet and starts to tell how the system works and what remedies are possible in the event of problems. Alan was an instructor in the DB Service School. What he doesn't know about the subject isn't worth knowing .

The knowledge gained by reading these articles, coupled with the expert assistance that is available on this web site will be invaluable to those encountering the system for the first time.

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Re: The Selectamatic Hydraulic system.

Post by Scooby » Thu Feb 23, 2017 9:56 am

The full version of this is now here : https://dbtc.co.uk/information/shs/

It's better if you right click and open in a new tab. That makes it easier to come back to the Forum.
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Re: The Selectamatic Hydraulic system.

Post by stroyan » Tue May 09, 2017 2:36 pm

I have a 1412 is it possible that it did not come with a three way valve? I see it in every reference to the system but cannot locate it on the tractor. Any help would be great

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Re: The Selectamatic Hydraulic system.

Post by ollek » Sun Jun 11, 2017 9:48 am

Stroyan, you must NOT make any questions about the Selectamatic system on this topic. You always HAVE to start a new topic and not use others if you need to get information's about aspects you want to know more about.

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Re: The Selectamatic Hydraulic system.

Post by shukmeister » Fri Nov 17, 2017 5:49 pm

Scooby wrote:
Thu Feb 23, 2017 9:56 am
The full version of this is now here : https://dbtc.co.uk/information/shs/

It's better if you right click and open in a new tab. That makes it easier to come back to the Forum.
:?: I can't get this web link to work - https://dbtc.co.uk/information/shs/

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Re: The Selectamatic Hydraulic system.

Post by Scooby » Sat Nov 18, 2017 7:04 am

shukmeister wrote:
Fri Nov 17, 2017 5:49 pm
Scooby wrote:
Thu Feb 23, 2017 9:56 am
The full version of this is now here : https://dbtc.co.uk/information/shs/

It's better if you right click and open in a new tab. That makes it easier to come back to the Forum.
:?: I can't get this web link to work - https://dbtc.co.uk/information/shs/
No, this web site has all changed since I posted the link.
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Re: The Selectamatic Hydraulic system.

Post by ollek » Sat Nov 18, 2017 12:01 pm

The following is the new link to Selectamatic Hydraulic System https://dbtc.co.uk/?page_id=1644

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Re: The Selectamatic Hydraulic system.

Post by Scooby » Sat Nov 18, 2017 5:27 pm

ollek wrote:
Sat Nov 18, 2017 12:01 pm
The following is the new link to Selectamatic Hydraulic System https://dbtc.co.uk/?page_id=1644
Thanks Ollek. I should have done that really and don't know why I didn't.
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Re: The Selectamatic Hydraulic system.

Post by shukmeister » Tue Nov 28, 2017 3:14 am

ollek wrote:
Sat Nov 18, 2017 12:01 pm
The following is the new link to Selectamatic Hydraulic System https://dbtc.co.uk/?page_id=1644
Thank you!

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