Big Bud 360/30

Big Bud 360/30 Four-wheel Drive (4WD) tractor Technical Specifications

Big Bud 360/30 is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 1979 – 1981.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for Big Bud 360/30 covering engine types, horsepower ratings, weight, height, fuel type and tank volume, oil capacity and type, hydraulic system diagram, wiring diagram, battery specs, etc.

Big Bud 360/30 Production

Manufacturer: Big Bud
Type: Four-wheel Drive (4WD) tractor
Factory: Havre, Montana, USA
Original price: $111,000 (1978 )

Big Bud 360/30 Electrical

Ground: negative
Charging system: alternator
Charging amps: 75
Battery volts: 12

Big Bud 360/30 Mechanical

Chassis: 4×4 articulated 4WD
Steering: articulated power
Brakes: pneumatic drum
Cab: Cruiser Cab standard.
Transmission: 6-speed power shift


Type: closed center load sensing
Valves: 4
Pump flow: 36 gpm
136.3 lpm
Steering flow: 35 gpm
132.5 lpm

Big Bud 360/30 Engine detail

Engine Detail
Cummins 855-C-360
turbocharged intercooled diesel
liquid-cooled inline
Displacement: 855 ci
14.0 L
Bore/Stroke: 5.50×6.00 inches
140 x 152 mm
Power: 360 hp
268.5 kW
Rated RPM: 2100
Starter: electric
Starter volts: 24

Big Bud 360/30 Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Transmission: Twin Disc TD-61-1154
Type: power shift
Gears: 6 forward and 1 reverse

Big Bud 360/30 Dimensions

Wheelbase: 150 inches
381 cm
Length: 267.6 inches
679 cm
Width: 120 inches
304 cm
Height (cab): 144.5 inches
367 cm
Height (exhaust): 156 inches
396 cm
Shipping weight: 39000 lbs
17690 kg
Max weight: 48000 lbs
21772 kg
Ground clearance: 14.5 inches
36 cm


Is Big Bud 360/30 a good tractor?

The Big Bud 360/30 is one of the great tractors in the Big Bud stable, and it has earned Big Bud a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a Big Bud 360/30 take?

Check out the Big Bud 360/30 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 Big Bud made the ?

The Big Bud 360/30 was an agricultural tractor model made from 1979 – 1981

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