The Homemade Wilbeck Four-Wheel Drive Tractor

A reader shares his own homemade tractor built with McCormick-Deering axles, Versatile transmission and Detroit engine.

Reader Contribution by John R. Wilbeck
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by John R. Wilbeck

I was interested in the article and photographs of a homemade four-wheel drive tractor in the February 2019 issue of Farm Collector. I am enclosing a photo of the tractor my dad and I built in 1979. It was built with McCormick-Deering W-9 axles, a 145 Versatile transmission and a 238hp Detroit engine.

John R. Wilbeck, Lincoln, Kansas

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