MetroPCS Savings Spectacular
Purple Tag Clearance Sale



Allis Chalmers B Farmers Chopper Bike! Gary's Power Page Links Page Gary's Hunting Page Gary's "Train"
Wagon Load of Wood! Parts 1951 Chevrolet 6 Cylinder Ford Jubilee Turkey Hunting-Gary! "1526 Tyndale Bible



Click Here To Email Gary's Old Tractor About This Item!



Wanted Old Tractors NOT FOR SALVAGE but for restoration!!!! - Tractors that need TLC - Tractors that have set for a while and need TLC - or perhaps the engines are stuck.

Wanted Used 3 POINT equipment , Tractor Implements , 3 Pt Hitch Bush Hogs , 3 pt hitch plows, 3 Pt Hitch Cultivators, and Back Blades - Discs - Plows - anything 3 Pt !
Email me at gary@oldtractors.net - would love to hear from you!!! Thanks!
I would like to obtain more Used equipment for sale , Implements , Tractor Implement , 3 Pt Hitch Implements , 3 pt hitch plows and backblades discs plows snowblowers rototillers garden hose garden rakes garden seeds garden tractors lawnmowers. But I need to get them at a good price ... I am in Michigan - I can pickup implements within 100 miles of (west central lower Michigan) Freeport, Michigan [please]


Email me at gary@oldtractors.net - would love to hear from you!!! Thanks!

I could also use an older good - running 4x4 Pickup [1990 through 2004 or so] - and a tandem 16 to 20 foot trailer


Email me at gary@oldtractors.net - would love to hear from you!!! Thanks!





3 Pt Hitch History, Info, and Implements



Ferguson's invention was that where an implement such as a plough exerts a drag force, the linkage may use this to increase the downward force on the rear wheels, and thus the traction available. The hitch's utility and simplicity has made it an industry standard. The three-point hitch is made up of several components working together. These include the tractor's hydraulic system, attaching points, the lifting arms, and stabilizers. Three-point hitches are composed of three movable arms. The two lower arms - the hitch lifting arms - are controlled by the hydraulic system, and provide lifting, lowering, and even tilting to the arms. The upper center arm - called the top link - is movable, but is usually not powered by the tractor's hydraulic system. Each arm has an attachment device to connect implements to the hitch. Each hitch has attachment holes for attaching implements, and the implement has posts that fit through the holes. The implement is secured by placing a pin on the ends of the posts. The hitch lifting arms are powered by the tractor's own hydraulic system. The hydraulic system is controlled by the operator, and usually a variety of settings are available. A draft control mechanism is often present in modern three point hitch systems. The draft of the implement, the amount of force it is taking to pull the implement, is sensed on the lower arms and the hydraulic system automatically raises the arms slightly when the draft increases and lowers the arms when the draft decreases. The primary benefit of the three point hitch system is to transfer the weight and stress of an implement to the rear wheels of a tractor. There are five different hitch sizes, called categories. The higher category hitches have sturdier lift arms and larger connector pins. There is some flexibility in the tractor hp at which one category hitch ends and the next begins.






















Implements , Tractor Implement , 3 Pt Hitch Implements