Buy OLIVER 76 at TractorHouse.com - Page 1 of 1. Also known as seed drills and related to air drills, grain drills stem from the early seeding tools used in 1500 B.C. Babylon and the multi-tube seed drills 2nd Century Chinese farmers used, as well as the horse-drawn, mechanical seed drill that Jethro Tull invented in 1701.
Buy OLIVER 76 at TractorHouse.com. OLIVER Grain Drills For Sale. Modern grain drill models are available for conventional and no-till soil conditions. I have an Oliver Superior model 38 grain drill. So I looked in that Oliver Superior Grain Drill owner's manual of mine and. Servicetouareg 2018 Vento 1992 Workshop Manual more. Response on the Front Porch.
I went to check on a 10' cultipacker on craigslist today. Good thing I took extra cash. I did manage to get the packer, as well as an Oliver Superior grain drill. It is a model 64, serial number 64-4723. The unit has 17 rows, two large boxes on top, and a smaller (3'x3') box on the rear.
Previous owner used it 3 years ago, then let it sit outside. It is going to need some PB Blaster, sanding and paint, and a couple tires. I am planning on using to plant a 5 acre food plot for wildlife.
If anyone has manuals or knows where I might find copies please chime in. Here are some pictures of todays haul: Enjoy! I look forward to your responses. Just out of curiousity, what is the difference between a planter and a drill?Planters generally are used for larger size seeds (corn, soybeans, peas, beans etc) that are planted in widely spaced rows (1-3 ft). Grain drills are used for smaller size seeds (oats, wheat) that are planted with smaller row spacing (4-8'). Some grain drills, like mine, have grass seed boxes for planting smaller seeds (ryegrass, etc).
Both use some type of opener to form a furrow for the seed, some type of seed metering device, and some means to cover the seed and press it into contact with the soil. You did good. A few years ago I restored an old Minneapolis Moline P3-6 grain drill (10 ft wide, 20 drops, single disc openers, 6' row spacing). Bought two of them from a neighbor for $275 and used parts from both to make one good operating drill (the other drill is a lawn ornament). Added about $300 in new parts. A fun project.
Good luckNice job on the restoration. I am hoping to get mine cleaned up and functional over the summer.
Oliver 64 Grain Drill Manuals Our manuals have Free Shipping and Guaranteed Lowest Prices. Parts, Owners and Service Manuals are typically available for your Oliver 64 Grain Drill. Please see availability below. Which Manual Do I Need?
There are 3 main types of Oliver Grain Drill manuals, each with a specific purpose. Some manuals combine types (i.e. Parts + Operators, etc.), but the basic function of the manual types remain the same and are as follows: • Service Manual (SVC) - The service manual (a.k.a. Shop manual or Repair manual) tells you how to take the Oliver Grain Drill apart, fix it, and put it back together. It is written in the language of a mechanic and may include valuable detailed information such as specifications, torques, ranges, etc. If you are serious about repairs or restoring, you need the service manual. • Parts Manual (PTS) - The parts manual has exploded views of all parts on the Grain Drill giving great detail on assembly and disassembly.
It also includes a guide for ordering parts. It picks up where the service manual leaves off.
If you do your own repairs, you need the parts manual. • Operators Manual (OPT) - The operators manual (a.k.a. Owners manual) is the book that came OEM from the manufacturer when the Oliver 64 Grain Drill was purchased. Suzuki Dt 9 9 Manual. It gives the owner/operator instructions, shift patterns, capacities (anti freeze, crankcase, oil, hydraulic, etc.) and adjustment procedures (brakes, clutch, etc.). This book is a critical tool for operating and maintaining your machine.
• Complete Kits - Get all the manuals for your 64 Grain Drill plus a few other perks and ensure you will not be missing critical information in the middle of your repair job. See below for availability.