Cockshutt 1855

Cockshutt 1855 Technical Specifications

Cockshutt 1855 is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 1970 – 1975.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for Cockshutt 1855 covering engine types, horsepower ratings, weight, height, fuel type and tank volume, oil capacity and type, hydraulic system diagram, wiring diagram, battery specs, etc.

Cockshutt 1855 Production

Manufacturer: Cockshutt (a part of White)
Type: Row-Crop tractor
Original price: $13,000 (1975 )

Cockshutt 1855 Power

PTO (claimed): 92 hp
68.6 kW (gas)
  98 hp
73.1 kW (diesel)
Drawbar (tested): 82.65 hp
61.6 kW
PTO (tested): 98.60 hp
73.5 kW

Cockshutt 1855 Mechanical

Chassis: 4×2 2WD
  4×4 MFWD 4WD
Steering: power
Brakes: differential hydraulic disc
Cab: Open operator station. Optional two-post ROPS and cab.
Transmissions: 6-speed gear
  18-speed partial power shift


Type: closed center
Pump flow: 20 gpm
75.7 lpm

Tracktor Hitch

Rear Type: I/II
  II/III (optional)
Rear lift: 4,000 lbs
1814 kg
  6,000 lbs
2721 kg (Cat 3)

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO: independent
Rear RPM: 540
Engine RPM: 984@2400

Cockshutt 1855 Engine detail

Engine Detail
turbocharged diesel
Displacement: 310 ci
5.1 L
Bore/Stroke: 3.875×4.375 inches
98 x 111 mm
Air cleaner: dry
Compression: 16:1
Rated RPM: 2400
Starter volts: 12
Coolant capacity: 20 qts
18.9 L

Cockshutt 1855 Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Type: gear
Gears: 6 forward and 2 reverse
Clutch: 330mm cerametallic disc

Cockshutt 1855 Dimensions

2WD Wheelbase: 103 inches
261 cm
4WD Wheelbase: 86.25 inches
219 cm
2WD Length: 159.5 inches
405 cm
4WD Length: 152.375 inches
387 cm
Width: 80.625 inches
204 cm *Minimum width
Height (steering wheel): 85.5 inches
217 cm
Weight: 11,150 lbs
5057 kg
2WD Ground clearance: 25.5 inches
64 cm
4WD Ground clearance: 13.5 inches
34 cm
2WD Front tread: 61.5 to 87.5 inches
156 to 222 cm
4WD Front tread: 60/70.75/80 inches
152/179/203 cm
Rear tread: 57 to 119.5 inches
144 to 303 cm

Cockshutt 1855 Tests

Nebraska Tractor Test 1040

Nebraska Tractor Test 1040
Diesel 18-speed 2WD
May 5 – 22, 1970
Link: Nebraska Tractor Test 1040 file
PTO performance
Power at rated engine speed: 98.60 hp
73.5 kW
Fuel use: 6.2 gal/hour
23.5 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 82.65 hp
61.6 kW
Fuel use: 6.0 gal/hour
22.7 l/hour
Gear 3-direct used for power test.
Max pull: 11,487 lbs
5210 kg
Gear 1-over used for pull test.


Is Cockshutt 1855 a good tractor?

The Cockshutt 1855 is one of the great tractors in the Cockshutt (a part of White) stable, and it has earned Cockshutt (a part of White) a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a Cockshutt 1855 take?

Check out the Cockshutt 1855 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 Cockshutt (a part of White) made the 1755

The Cockshutt 1855 was an agricultural tractor model made from 1970 – 1975

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