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NEWLY UPDATED 11/26/2010

As I've hunted for Ferguson information on the web, I have always been frustrated by not having a single place to find what I was looking for.  Also, I'd forget just where I saw some important piece of information.

In an effort to make my own research easier and to help others, I created this page so that over time it might become a "one-stop shop" for information on Ferguson tractors.  I have collected some information and also have linked to information on other sites that I feel is definitive and authoritative.  As noted below, some of these links take you directly to other sites which are hosting the information.  A lot of work was undertaken by those site owners to provide the information you will see.  As you use these links, patronize those associated web sites - you will almost certainly find other treasures.

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Ferguson-specific Reference Guides and Resources    General Antique Tractor Resource Materials

Ferguson Clubs and Organizations    Ferguson-Related Web Sites    New and Used Parts

Specialized Parts Dealers    Books, Magazines, and Manuals    Clothing and Other Arts

Tools and Other Supplies    Tires    Paint    Services    Toys    Forums

Ferguson and Agriculture History    Fun Stuff

Ferguson-specific Reference Guides and Materials

Ferguson Artwork A collection of Ferguson-related logos and artwork.
Ferguson TO-30 Tractor/Block serial number cross-reference Cross-references the tractor serial numbers with block serial numbers.  In case your dashboard serial number plate is missing you can estimate the year of your tractor and in what serial number range it would have been.
How draft control works A diagram of how the hydraulic automatic draft control operates.
Tractor 12-24 Rear Wheel Spacing How to set your rears to achieve various spacings to match row-crop widths.
Color schemes for Ferguson Tractors Ferguson color schemes listing each differently painted component.  Compiled by Paul Nelson and hosted on the FENA site.
Paint color codes Paint color codes from the major paint manufacturers correlating to the above set of original color schemes.  Compiled by Paul Nelson and hosted on the FENA site.
Serial number reference My serial number reference I worked on before I knew Paul Nelson was working on the same thing.  Also included is an explanation of the serial number prefixes on later models.
Serial number reference Serial numbers of Ferguson tractors by year of manufacture.  Compiled by Paul Nelson and hosted on the FENA site.
Wiring diagrams Wiring diagrams of Ferguson tractors, both 6 and 12 volt systems.  Hosted on the FENA site.
6 volt TE-20 wiring diagram From the "Ferguson TE 20 Gr�lle" Swedish site.
6 volt wiring schematic for the TE-20 From the "Ferguson TE 20 Gr�lle" Swedish site.  This includes wiring harness colors, which I have not found elsewhere.
Marvel-Schebler Carburetor Reference A comprehensive M-S carb reference on the Antique Farming web site.  At 4 MB it will take a while to download.
M-H Pony Reference Massey Harris Pony reference on the Antique Farming web site.  It is included here because for a very short period, the Pony was also offered with the Ferguson livery.  It is 2.5 MB and will take a while to download.
Tractor Model Data From TractorData.Com, information on the basic Ferguson models.

General Antique Tractor Resource Materials

Antique tractor FAQ Help with antique tractors in general from ATIS.
Motor oil FAQ Facts about motor oil.  Not really tractor-related but good info anyway from ATIS.
Antique Farming Good information on a lot of old tractor brands.  There is some Ferguson information on the Massey Ferguson page there.
TractorData Richard Heulin's good site with many good tractor brands photos.
Paint color codes for many tractors Paint color codes for antique engines, tractors, and implements, from the Southern Historical Power Club.
Paint color codes for Massey-Harris, Ferguson, and Massey-Ferguson Paint color codes provided by the Massey Collectors Association.
PPG paint color codes PPG Industries paint codes for many antique engines, tractors, and implements, from Rodney Thompson.
Salvage yards List of U.S. tractor salvage yards around the country, from ATIS.
Towing safely From the U.S. DOT, how to tow your antique tractor (or anything else) safely.
Towing laws by U.S. state A list of the towing laws by state, including size limits, GVW limits, speed limits, etc.  From the TowingWorld web site.
The National Caravan and Recreational Vehicle Towing Guide Towing guide for Australia.  Oriented to habitable trailers but a lot applies to towing tractors.
Tekonsha Prodigy Brake Controller This is the brake controller I use.  It is a proportional controller, meaning the harder you brake the harder it brakes.  It won't lock up your trailer brakes like a time-delay controller will.
Electrolytic rust removal A good explanation of how to turn rust back into iron, from Bill Dickerson.
Many Reference Articles at Yesterday's Tractors YT has a whole passel of good articles submitted by the YT forum readership.
Bolt Grades Discussion of the different grades of steel fasteners (bolts, mainly).
Fatal Consumer, Industrial, and Tractor Accidents Iowa Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation Program.

Ferguson Clubs and Organizations

Ferguson Enthusiasts of North America

While a North American club, there are members from around the world.  FENA holds regional gatherings of Ferguson enthusiasts as well as one annual "North American Expo", held in various regions.  Dues are U.S. $25, and there are five editions of the "Ferguson Furrows" magazine per year.
Friends of Ferguson Heritage

The oldest Ferguson club, located in the UK.  Very well organized.  Membership for the U.S. is �22, and there are three editions of "Ferguson Heritage" per year.
The Ferguson Club Another UK Ferguson club, with an excellent web site.  The club is 21 years old and has about 1500 members.  Membership is �17, and they have three editions of their club publication each year.
Harry Ferguson Tractor Club of Australia Membership is AU $35, and I am unsure whether they have a member's publication or not.
The Swedish Ferguson Club Membership is 150 SEK, and they have a newsletter published four times a year.
Ferguson-Felagid Web site for a group of Ferguson enthusiasts from Iceland, created by Ragnar J�nasson.

Ferguson-Related Web Sites

Ferguson Family Museum A privately owned museum by the grandson of Harry Ferguson, on the Isle of Wight in the U.K.
Antique Tractor Internet Services Spencer Yost is responsible for getting who-knows-how-many old iron enthusiasts in touch over the years.  He's a great guy.  ATIS hosts email forums for old iron guys to talk.
The Storment Family Ferguson Tractors If you haven't met Jim Sr., you've missed out.  Come to the FENA Ferguson Expo this year and meet him.
Don Bowen's Ferguson Don Bowen is a familiar name on the ATIS forums.
Yesterday's Tractors YT is a reseller of tractor parts, but they also host a heavily attended forum for Ferguson collectors.
Danmarks Ferguson Museum This museum has over 100 tractors, and looks like it is a must-see if you are ever in Scandinavia.  Click on the U.K. flag to translate to English.
Fergie File Dan Goodhead's site.
ddc's Ferguson Tractor WWWebsite ddc's site, having lots of good Ferguson information.
Paul's Page Paul Thicke's site.
Stephen's Ferguson Tractor Web Site Steven Gaunt's site.
Ferguson Man Wayne Kauffman's site.
Mike's 1950 Ferguson TEA20 Mike Gerrit's site.
GreyFergie Don Luxford's site.
Early Grey Fergie Vaughan William's site.
Welcome to Harry A site from France.
Sam's Ferguson 20 Page Includes a formula for TVO (tractor vaporising oil).
AnnaTEFka Gerrit Preuter's web site.
Helmut, Ferdinand und der "Grey Fergie" Helmut B�der and Ferdinand Latosinszky's Grey Fergie web site.
Tractordelar.nu A site from Norway.
TE-20.com Another Swedish site, also seems to be a Sparex dealer.
Ferguson TE20 Gr�lle From what I can tell (my Swedish is somewhat rusty), this is a great reference site for the TE-20 tractor.  In particular, there are wiring schematics with wire harness colors, which I've never seen anywhere else.  If you're in Sweden, this site is a must-see.
Agco Agco owns the Massey-Ferguson line of tractors now.
Tractor Links Contains links to other tractor sites.

New and Used Parts

Davis Tractor Parts New and rebuilt parts for Ford, Ferguson, and new and old Massey Ferguson tractors.
Yesterday's Tractors Searchable by tractor model, and you can order online or call their toll-free number.
Restoration Supply New, rebuilt, and reproduction tractor parts for Ferguson tractors.  Also other tractor models.
Steiner Tractor Parts New replacement parts that they stock or make, for old and new tractors.
Walt's Tractor Parts New replacement after-market parts, unless specifically stated as rebuilt or remanufactured.
SSB Tractor Parts Parts, manuals, implements, and trailers for antique tractors.
Bare-Co

This link is their US site.  They have this non-US site if you live elsewhere or happen to have an imported-to-the-US (TE) model.  Also, here are some specialty parts they source or manufacture.  Bare-Co works through dealers so you will end up dealing with a (hopefully) local business.  Allan Bare will also answer your question regarding TE-series tractors.
Draper Tractor Parts Draper is a Bare-Co dealer.  Email them for a Bare-Co CD with prices.
Stevens Tractor Company High quality replacement tractor parts for antique tractors.
Tractor Parts, Inc. Tractor parts, decals, manuals, etc., for all makes and models of tractors.
TracParts.com TracParts.com carries new after-market, replacement tractor parts for Ford, John Deere, Massey Ferguson, International Harvester, Allis Chalmers, Case, and Kubota tractors.
Wenger's of Myerstown An equipment dealer mostly, but also with tractor parts.
Valu-Bilt Tractor Parts Parts for various makes of farm tractors.
Suncoast Tractor Parts New parts.
Mike's Tractors Tractor parts, but also has ZTR mowers and small engine equipment and parts.
Sam's Tractor and Parts Sam also restores and repairs tractors.
Agri-Craft Specializing in aftermarket tractor parts.
Old 20 Parts Company Supplier of tractor parts for a wide range of classic and vintage tractors.  Also a Bare-Co distributor.
Maine Tractor Crossing Used parts from machines they disassemble (part out).
Worthington Ag Parts Worthington has salvage yards in various spots around the country.
Downing and Hendricks Tractor Parts Used parts.  Now acquired by All States Ag Parts (see below).
All States Ag Parts Used and new parts.
Sparex USA, Sparex Ltd, Sparex SE, and Sparex NZ

Wholesale only - contact them to find a local dealer.  You can search for the parts you want on the web sites, however.
Vapormatic Wholesale only.
Hy-Capacity, Inc. Wholesale only.
Central East Farm Supply Wholesale only.
Tisco Wholesale only - look up a local dealer via their web page.  You can search for the parts you want on this web site, however.
NAPA Use the store locator to find a local store.  I get all my ignition parts, oil filters, etc. from NAPA.  I created a NAPA parts cross-reference here for these common parts because every time I went to the store it took them a while to find the right tractor books.
Mac Tractor Parts 5836 Highway 412
West Siloam Springs, OK 74338
(800) 882-4742 or (918) 422-5514
Advertiser in the FENA newsletter; also a Sparex dealer
Nolt's Equipment 403 Centerville Road
Newville, PA 17214
(717) 776-6242
Advertiser in the FENA newsletter
FastLine A Kentucky company that basically provides classified ad services for used equipment.  While not really a "parts" source, I list it here because at the time I found it, they had 16,000 tractors listed.  It seems like a good source for tractors and other implements.

Specialized Parts Dealers

Cypress Industries

Wiring harness assembler manufacturing custom wire harnesses and performing wiring harness design.

Heritage Farm Power Umbrellas to keep you dry or to keep you from being sunburned.
Red Rock Manufacturing Maker of aftermarket "goodies" you can't find anywhere else.
Club Plug NGK spark plugs and other high performance electrical parts.
Rhode Island Wiring Service Vintage wire and associated electrical items.
Fastenal Fasteners of all kinds.  They have lots of other supplies like hoses, connectors, fittings, conduit, sealants, and also tools.  There are 2000 stores around the country, so you may have one near you.
Bolt Depot Nuts and bolts by the piece, box, or bulk.
Fergiland Source of ploughs, parts, and other implements for vintage Ferguson tractors.
E. B. Atmus Supplies all sorts of bearings, and other things related to power transmission and motion control.
LockNStitch Cast-iron repair materials.

Books, Magazines, and Manuals

Antique Power Magazine Covers all makes and models of antique gasoline and diesel farm tractors, from the very first tractors to the power giants of the mid-1960s.
Old Tractor Magazine Looks at the historical aspect of tractor development and informs and entertains through in-depth articles, nostalgic photographs and fascinating interviews with people at the sharp end of machinery development.
Classic Tractor Magazine Covers all makes of tractors and farm machinery built over the last forty years.
Jensales Manuals Manual reprints for most every tractor out there.
Technical Publications Service, Ltd. Workshop manuals for tractors, engines, ATV's, chainsaws, and other books on hydraulics, maintenance, and collector's books.
Old Pond Publishing Good tractor book publisher.
Diamond Farm Book Publishing Source of agricultural and natural history books and videos - U.S. customers please note that the PAL video format is used outside the USA, and NTSC format is used in the USA.
Classic Tractors Books and Videos Books and videos - U.S. customers please note that the PAL video format is used outside the USA, and NTSC format is used in the USA.
John Farnworth's Books John is a well-known authority on Ferguson tractors.

Clothing and Other Arts

Wally's Tractor Hats Really nice tractor hats.  Great variety.  Just when you think you've seen them all, keep looking.
Sign Man of Ohio Great magnetic engraved signs for your tractor.  Also makes nametags, license plate frames, and other items.  The items he made for us are shown here.
Steve and Sandy Miller Steve and Sandy make nice Ferguson flags like this.

S&S Collectibles
P.O. Box 663
Atwater, MN 56209
 320) 874-8917

John Burge's Tractor Badges John makes these wonderful lapel pins for a reasonable price.  You should have one of each!
Great World Company

If you are responsible for obtaining buttons, dash plaques, ribbons, caps, tees, etc., you are at the right place! We cater to the following: antique tractor or engine clubs, volunteer fire departments, fairs, antique car or truck clubs, churches, implement dealers, automobile dealers, motorcycle clubs, RV clubs, museums, schools, or any group that sponsors an annual event.

Cincerely Yours Custom Embroidery
and Heat Transfers

Vintage/classic tractor heat transfers on t-shirts and sweatshirts.  They also do custom work - their home page is here.

Tools and Other Supplies

Muggy Weld Welding supplies.
Kano Laboratories Source of Aero-Kroil penetrating oil and other lubricants and cleaners.
Northco Products Source of Rust Reaper penetrating oil.
Jerry Ostalecki Source of Gibbs penetrating oil.

Tires

M. E. Miller Tire Good selection of tires.  Also attends the bigger shows and if you will be there, they will take your order to the show so you don't have to pay shipping.
Tucker Tires Great service from a local Tennessee business.
Firestone Agricultural Tire Division Firestone agricultural tires.
Titan International Titan tires and wheels.
Nebraska Tire We have a wide selection of quality new and like-new overstock tires for your tractors, combines, grain carts, pivots,  implements and antique tractors.

Paint

NAPA/Martin Seynour Formula Express Use this with the NAPA paint codes from sites above to see which paint formulas you want to use.  There are usually acrylic enamels, plus one and two stage formulas.
Sherwin-Williams Formula Express Use this one with Sherwin-Williams paint codes.
POR-15 POR-15 is a rust-encapsulating paint that prevents further rusting.
Tallman's Ag Specialty Coatings Custom formulated for farm, home, and industrial use.
Eastwood Company Powdercoating systems and automotive specialty tools.
Epoxy-Coat Epoxy for your garage/barn/shop floor.  Their instructions leave something to be desired, so if you have questions, contact me (I used this on my shop floor and it is beautiful, hard as nails, and unaffected by gas and oil).

Services

Moyer Fuel Tank Renu Just what it says - Fuel Tank renewing.
The Carburetor Shop Rebuilds just about any carburetor, from what I can tell.

Forums

Yesterday�s Tractors Ferguson Tractor Forum Very well attended.
Ferguson Tractor Club Yahoo Group Relatively well attended.
Der Tractorhof

Well-attended general tractor site.
Grey Fergie Forum Has grown in popularity since I first listed it years ago. Glad to see it.

Ferguson and Agriculture History

Mr. Ford's Only Partner An article from the January, 1942 issue of Fortune Magazine.  A well-written documentary on the Henry Ford-Harry Ferguson partnership.  What makes this article unique is that it was written at the time history was being made, rather than as a retrospective from a modern viewpoint.  Note:  use the page-down and page-up keys on your keyboard to read the article.   � 1942 Time Inc.  All rights reserved.
Wessel's Living History Farm This is arguably the best historical site on early 20th century agriculture.  Take some time to visit.  They have a webcam you can control to see the farm as well.  In the U.S.
Hydraulics The Wessel's page on Hydraulics and its impact on farming.
Three-point Hitch Introduction The Wessel's page on Harry Ferguson's invention of the three-point hitch.
The Ferguson Company History From Wikipedia.
Harry Ferguson History From Wikipedia.
Three-point Hitch From Wikipedia.
Ferguson TE20 From Wikipedia.

Toys

National Farm Toy Museum Features over 30,000 toys and exhibits, and located in Dyersville, Iowa, home to the Ertl Company.
Toy Tractor Times Magazine Toy tractor magazine.
Toy Farmer Magazine Toy tractor magazine.
Toy Tractor Show News Your #1 source for farm toy news.
AgriToy Toy tractor club in the Netherlands.  They have a newsletter I think, but I'm not too good reading Dutch.
Universal Hobbies Specialized cars and tractors.
Moore's Farm Toys Moore's Farm Toys models, kits, and parts are sold in our retail store in Dresden Ohio, as well as over the website and at many National Toy Shows. We also sell Wholesale to other Toy Dealers in the USA, Canada, and also overseas. We are proud to offer professional custom and scratch built farm toys to our customers.
Van Kley's Farm Toys Small business owned and operated by Al and Cathy Van Kley.
Standi Toys Makers of 1/64th & 1/16th size farm toys and parts
Gossett Farm Toys Have a wide variety of 1/64 scale farm toys including tractors and implements from John Deere, Case, International, Case-IH, New Holland and others.
Groff's Farm Toys Farm toys, clothing, and collectibles.
Reuhl Products Farm toys, windmills, etc.
Lone Tree Creek A few toys, plus watch fobs and keychains.  Look for the Ferguson ones.
Red Wagon Antiques and Farm Toys Specializing in hard-to-find farm toys from the 1950's and 1960's along with toy trucks, tin toys, cast iron toys and other antiques.
Bossen Implement, Inc. Selling all types and sizes of farm toys from Avery to Zetor.
Samuelson Pedal Tractor Parts Offering parts necessary to restore many old pedal tractors, or we can totally restore your pedal tractor for you.  They also have new pedal tractors available.
Ertl Company Manufacturer of die-cast toys.
Scale Models Selection of American Made and Family Owned die cast products.
SpecCast Manufacturer of collectible die-cast metal replica vehicles, trucks and farm toys.
Precision Engineering For the enthusiast that enjoys 1/16th scale replicas of 4WD tractors.

Fun Stuff

Ferguson Tractors on YouTube Check out the videos of Ferguson tractors in action.  You have gotta watch the guy who tricked out his Fergie with a V6.  The plowing videos are good as well.
2006 Tractor Challenge I couldn't believe this when I found it - 2,141 tractors working ONE field in the U.K.!  Amazing.
Massey Ferguson Great Wentworth Tractor Rally A great rally each year at Wentworth Shire, New South Wales.  298 TE-20's participated!
Grey Fergie Tractor Muster Held each year it seems at Bendemeer, New South Wales.

This page was last updated 11/26/2010   � 2007-2011 Rick Weaver