Board of Directors
National Massey Collectors Association
Indiana Massey Collectors Association
Missouri Massey Collectors Association
Massey Collectors of Illinois #3
Massey Harris Ferguson Club of Ohio
Friends of Massey
Massey Family Collectors of Wisconsin
Iowa Massey Collectors Association
Illinois Massey Collector #8
Massey's around the UK Shows in...
Massey Harris Implements.
Massey Harris General Purpose Four ...
33D RC For sale
Potter Auction in Troupsburg New Yo...
Active participation in the Discussion Forum requires a currently paid membership to the MCA or one of its local Chapters. Contact your
Discuss Massey related topics, Q&A, mechanical problems, etc.
Subscribe to post
(3/28/2013 12:37:29 PM)
RE:Massey Harris General Purpose Four Wheel Drive
Now for the question you may be wondering " How do I know if it is a Distillate or not?"
I am sure there were many Flathead Distillate tractors made but you just don't see them too often or at least not in this part of the Country. I know there were spots like Nebraska or New Zealand that were more dominate with Distillate tractors. I don't know if the price of fuel in these areas was higher at the time or if was just a preference thing.
Here is a picture of a Distillate manifold on a Flathead tractor verses the regular gas manifold. Also the hood is about 4 & 1/2 inches shorter to acommidate for the larger three section fuel tank ( Water, Distillate and Gas ) and then there is the Heat control for the driver to control the heat of the manifold.
Powered by Kentico CMS for ASP.NET