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Service Manual - H.V. McKay Massey Harris, SUNSHINE MASSEY HARRIS, 500 Series, Drills, 1957 Reg. No: TL 038439
- A large format book described as ?Service Manual? for the SUNSHINE MASSEY HARRIS 500 SERIES DRILLS.
The publication is indexed and contains:
General - introduction, transporting, lubricating
Operating Adjustments- depth and draught, floats, points
Hints to Operator - including getting out of a bog
Between Seasons - preparation for storage
It has a detailed line drawing of the machine as Figure 1 with specifications. There are other extensive line drawings, also indexed, including the gears, differential, and depth indicator.
A Table of Quantities is also included for grain and fertiliser for various crop types.
Inside the front cover is a marketing message entitled "We Appreciate You as a Customer", while inside the back cover are the postal addresses for the various state locations.
This publication contains 2 additional leaflets - a table of quantities for the SUN, SUNTYNE, SUNDELVE, 500 Series Drills, and directions for a Sunflow Fertilizer Dropper and chart for superphosphate and lime.
There is a stamp over the original name of the company printed on the front cover, which reads "Massey-Ferguson (Australia) Ltd."
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from AGCO Australia Limited, 2004
|Tagged with:||seed fertilizer drills, agriculture, agricultural implements, fertilizer drop spreaders, farming methods|
|Themes this item is part of:||H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Agricultural Equipment Manufacturers & Importers, Sunshine, Victoria, Hugh V. McKay, Agricultural Implement & Machinery Manufacturer, Ballarat & Sunshine, Victoria, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection, Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Agricultural & Construction Equipment Manufacturers & Importers, Sunshine, Victoria, Engineering Collection, Trade Literature Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection|
|Primary Classification:||AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE|
|Secondary Classification:||Crop Management - Seeding & Fertilising|
|Tertiary Classification:||seed & fertiliser drills|
|Primary Subject:||Seed & Fertilizer Drill Maintenance|
|Cover Title:||'SUNSHINE MASSEY HARRIS 500 SERIES DRILLS SERVICE MANUAL'|
|Model Name/Number:||500 Series|
|Publication Types:||Service Manual; Specification Sheets; User Guide; Maintenance/Repair Manual|
|Illustration Types:||Black & White; Line Drawings; Instructional Drawings; Diagrams; Photographs|
|Page Size Format:||215 x 280 mm|
|Number of Pages:||44|
|Manufacturer:||H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd|
This item is part of the following themes:
- H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Agricultural Equipment Manufacturers & Importers, Sunshine, Victoria
- Hugh V. McKay, Agricultural Implement & Machinery Manufacturer, Ballarat & Sunshine, Victoria
- H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection
- Sustainable Futures Collection
- Massey-Ferguson (Aust.) Ltd, Agricultural & Construction Equipment Manufacturers & Importers, Sunshine, Victoria
- Engineering Collection
- Trade Literature Collection
- Working Life & Trades Collection