Tag : Tractomotive

Classic Machines Tractors

The Allis-Chalmers HD-20, last of A-C’s GM-powered Crawlers

Contractor Magazine
A big tractor in its day, The Allis-Chalmers HD-20 was another part of the power struggle that took place between Allis-Chalmers and International-Harvester during the
Classic Machines Tractors

Classic Machines: The Allis-Chalmers HD-11 tractor

Charles Fairbairn
Designed as a replacement for an earlier tractor, the Allis-Chalmers HD-11 was a very worthy successor and was in production for over 25 years.  By
Classic Machines Tractors

Classic Machines: The Allis-Chalmers HD-21 tractor

Charles Fairbairn
Developed directly from their model HD-20 (introduced 1951), the HD-21 featured among other things, one of the diesel engines from the recently acquired Buda Engine
Classic Machines Loaders

Classic Machines: The Volvo LM841 wheel loader

Charles Fairbairn
It may come as a bit of a surprise to you, but Swedish company Volvo have been manufacturing wheel loaders now for over 60 years.