The History of Farmall Tractors: 1940-1954

Learn how Farmall’s expansion into construction equipment developed alongside the manufacture of quality trucks and farm equipment.

1954 Super M-TA. Lurking in the shadow of the right rear wheel was the complicated collection of clutch levers and linkages that engaged the MTA. This system used an auxiliary planetary gear-set to take better advantage of engine torque in difficult conditions.
Photo by Randy Leffingwell