Corbitt G-50

Corbitt G-50 Technical Specifications

Corbitt G-50 is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 1949 – 1952.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for Corbitt G-50 covering engine types, horsepower ratings, weight, height, fuel type and tank volume, oil capacity and type, hydraulic system diagram, wiring diagram, battery specs, etc.

Corbitt G-50 Production

Manufacturer: Corbitt
Type: Row-Crop tractor
Factory: Henderson, North Carolina, USA

Corbitt G-50 Power

Plows: 2 (14-inch)
Drawbar (tested): 30.74 hp
22.9 kW
Belt (tested): 34.63 hp
25.8 kW

Corbitt G-50 Mechanical

Chassis: 4×2 2WD
Brakes: differential mechanical drum
Cab: Open operator station
Transmission: 4-speed unsynchronized gear

Corbitt G-50 Engine detail

Engine Detail
LeRoi D176
Displacement: 176 ci
2.9 L
Bore/Stroke: 3.75×4.00 inches
95 x 102 mm
Air cleaner: oil bath
Compression: 5.44:1
Rated RPM: 1800
Starter volts: 6

Corbitt G-50 Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Type: unsynchronized gear
Gears: 4 forward and 1 reverse

Corbitt G-50 Dimensions

Wheelbase: 86 inches
218 cm
Length: 128 inches
325 cm
Height: 69.5 inches
176 cm
Operating weight: 3,567 lbs
1617 kg
Ballasted weight: 5,699 lbs
2585 kg
Rear tread: 56 to 84 inches
142 to 213 cm

Corbitt G-50 Tests

Nebraska Tractor Test 422
Gasoline 4-speed 2WD
August 29 – September 3, 1949
Link: Nebraska Tractor Test 422 file
Belt power (max): 34.63 hp
25.8 kW
Belt fuel use (max): 3.7 gal/hour
14.0 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power: 30.74 hp
22.9 kW
Gear 2 used for power test.


Is Corbitt G-50 a good tractor?

The Corbitt G-50 is one of the great tractors in the Corbitt stable, and it has earned Corbitt a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a Corbitt G-50 take?

Check out the Corbitt G-50 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 Corbitt made the ?

The Corbitt G-50 was an agricultural tractor model made from 1949 – 1952

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