J.I. Case 801-B

J.I. Case 801-B Row-Crop tractor Technical Specifications

J.I. Case 801-B is a Row-Crop tractor that was produced by the John Deere between 1958 – 1960.

Below you will find detailed technical specifications for J.I. Case 801-B covering engine types, horsepower ratings, weight, height, fuel type and tank volume, oil capacity and type, hydraulic system diagram, wiring diagram, battery specs, etc.

J.I. Case 801-B Production

Manufacturer J.I. Case
Row-Crop tractor
Built in Racine, Wisconsin, USA
Original price was $5,600 in 1960

J.I. Case 801-B Power

Engine: 51.38 hp
38.3 kW
Belt (tested) 54.42 hp
40.6 kW

J.I. Case 801-B Mechanical

Two-wheel drive
Steering power
Differential mechanical disc brakes
Open operator station.

Tracktor Hitch

Type Case Eagle Hitch

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO independent
Rear RPM 540 (1.375)

J.I. Case 801-B Engine detail

Engine Detail
J.I. Case
Displacement 267 ci
4.4 L
Bore/Stroke 4.125×5.00 inches
105 x 127 mm
Air cleaner oil bath
Compression 15:1
Rated RPM 1800
Starter volts 12

J.I. Case 801-B Transmission overview

Engine Oil

Transmission Case-O-Matic
Type torque converter
Gears 8 forward and 2 reverse
Clutch hydraulic wet disc
Four gears, plus reservse, in two ranges controlled with a single shift lever. Torque converter transmission with bypass to lock in direct drive.

J.I. Case 801-B Dimensions

Wheelbase 101.75 inches (wide front)
258 cm
  92.25 inches (tricycle)
234 cm
Length 152.75 inches (wide front)
387 cm
  143.375 inches (tricycle)
364 cm
Width 85.25 inches
216 cm
Height (hood) 66 inches
167 cm
Operating weight 6800 lbs
3084 kg
Ballasted weight 9538 lbs
4326 kg
Front tread 9.128 to 15.128 inches
23 to 38 cm (tricycle)
Front tread 53 to 82 inches
134 to 208 cm
Rear tread 52 to 88 inches
132 to 223 cm
Rear tread 52 to 96 inches
132 to 243 cm (PAVT)
Rear tread 52 to 108 inches
132 to 274 cm (long axle)
Rear tread 52 to 116 inches
132 to 294 cm (PAVT long axle)

J.I. Case 801-B Tests

Nebraska Tractor Test 680

Nebraska Tractor Test 680
Diesel 8-speed 2WD
October 27 – November 14, 1958
Link: Nebraska Tractor Test 680 file
Belt power (max) 54.42 hp
40.6 kW
Belt fuel use (max) 4.0 gal/hour
15.1 l/hour
Drawbar performance
Max power 51.38 hp
38.3 kW
Fuel use 4.1 gal/hour
15.5 l/hour
Gear 4 used for power test.
Max pull 7,888 lbs
3577 kg
Gear 2 used for pull test.


Is J.I. Case 801-B a good tractor?

The J.I. Case 801-B is one of the great tractors in the J.I. Case stable, and it has earned J.I. Case a fantastic reputation.

How much oil does a J.I. Case 801-B take?

Check out the J.I. Case 801-B 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 J.I. Case made the ?

The J.I. Case 801-B was an agricultural tractor model made from 1958 – 1960

How much does a J.I. Case 801-B tractor weight?

Depending on the engine type, the J.I. Case 801-B weight ranges from 6800 lbs
3084 kg .

How much can a J.I. Case 801-B Pull?

The max pulling capacity of the J.I. Case 801-B tractors starts at 7,888 lbs
3577 kg but may be slightly higher depending on the trim.

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