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John Deere Model R
General Specification:
Years Produced: 1949-1954
First Serial Number: 1000
Last Serial Number: 22293
Total Built: 21293
Price, New: $3,650 (1954)
Horsepower (Max.)DrawbarPTO/Belt
5.75"x8.0" (diesel)45.751.0
Engine Displacement:
5.75"x8.0" Engine415.5ci
Engine Rated rpm:1000
Wheels/Tires, Standard
Length (inches):147
Height to Radiator (inches):78.1
Weight (pounds):7,400
Speeds Forward5

A JD R photographed at the 1997 Rust & Dust Show in Pfafftown, NC.

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Created: 3/27/97 ----- Last Update: 2/8/03