This unique hand made tractor is a one-of-kind present for the John
Deere collector in your family.
It is a 1/10 scale model of a 1948 John Deere Model D Tractor, with
true worm & sector steering, oscillating front axle, rotatable
crankshaft with ‘compression feel’ once per revolution. There is a
swinging draw bar on back and rubber tires on stylized wheels. The tractor
is made of wood, metal and plastic construction and weighs about 8lbs.
Over 100 hours of time has been lovingly put into the detailed
The tractor is about 16 inches long; is powered with 2 12 volt
motors. It can be steered and go in reverse direction. The controls are connected to the tractor with a 6 foot umbilical cord and are very user friendly. At one mph, even
5 year old could drive it.
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