Allis Chalmers HD5

Allis Chalmers HD5 Technical Specifications

Allis Chalmers HD5 is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 1946 – 1955.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for Allis Chalmers HD5 covering engine types, horsepower ratings, weight, height, fuel type and tank volume, oil capacity and type, hydraulic system diagram, wiring diagram, battery specs, etc.

Allis Chalmers HD5 Production

Manufacturer: Allis Chalmers
Type: Agricultural Crawler tractor
Factory: Springfield, Illinois, USA
Total built: 29,255

Allis Chalmers HD5 Power

Drawbar (claimed): 30 hp
22.4 kW
Belt (claimed): 43 hp
32.1 kW
Drawbar (tested): 38.24 hp
28.5 kW
Belt (tested): 47.85 hp
35.7 kW

Allis Chalmers HD5 Mechanical

Chassis: crawler
Cab: Open operator station.
Transmission: 5-speed sliding gear

Allis Chalmers HD5 Engine detail

Engine Detail
General Motors
blower diesel
liquid-cooled 2-cycle vertical I-head
Displacement: 142 ci
2.3 L
Bore/Stroke: 4.25×5.00 inches
108 x 127 mm
Compression: 16.0:1
Rated RPM: 1800
Starter volts: 12
Oil capacity: 8 qts
7.6 L
Coolant capacity: 15 qts
14.2 L

Allis Chalmers HD5 Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Type: sliding gear
Gears: 5 forward and 1 reverse
Oil capacity: 20 qts
18.9 L

Allis Chalmers HD5 Dimensions

Length: 124.9 inches
317 cm
Width: 62.5 inches
158 cm (narrow)
  78.5 inches
199 cm (wide)
Height: 60.4 inches
153 cm
Shipping weight: 10500 lbs
4762 kg (narrow tread)
  11250 lbs
5103 kg (wide tread)
Ground clearance: 11.25 inches
28 cm
Gauge: 44 inches
111 cm
Gauge: 60 inches
152 cm

Allis Chalmers HD5 Tests

Nebraska Tractor Test 396

Nebraska Tractor Test 396
Diesel 5-speed crawler
July 1 – 16, 1948
Link: Nebraska Tractor Test 396 file
Belt power (max): 47.85 hp
35.7 kW
Belt fuel use (max): 3.8 gal/hour
14.4 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 38.24 hp
28.5 kW
Gear 2 used for power test.
Max pull: 10029 lbs
4549 kg
Gear 1 used for pull test.


Is Allis Chalmers HD5 a good tractor?

The Allis Chalmers HD5 is one of the great tractors in the Allis Chalmers stable, and it has earned Allis Chalmers a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a Allis Chalmers HD5 take?

Check out the Allis Chalmers HD5 oil capacity and oil type in the engine specs section as it may vary across the engines. Keep in mind, that older models might have their oil capacity increased over time. You may compare between the early and late oil capacity.

Do tractors have VIN numbers?

Every tractor has a VIN number. The number is usually engraved below the driver’s seat. Tractor manufacturers put the number in different places on the tractor body.

What was the last year Allis Chalmers made the ?

The Allis Chalmers HD5 was an agricultural tractor model made from 1946 – 1955

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