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[[File:1947 Allis-Chalmers Model WC.jpg|right|A 1947 [[styled]] Model WC]]
 
The '''Allis-Chalmers Model WC''' model was a [[row crop]] tractor manufactured from 1933 to 1948 by the [[Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company]] of America. The WC was a 28 horse power tractor, and had the highest production volume of all the tractors Allis Chalmers produced, with over 178,000 units being produced. The WC was popular in the Great Depression; it was made partially from already existing components and would pull a two bottom [[plow]]. Also, its [[steel]] [[channel iron]] frame eliminated the need for heavy castings as in the [[Model U]] and [[Model UC]]. With its minimalistic design and price of 825 dollars on rubber tires, about 178,000 were made from 1934 to 1948.
 
The '''Allis-Chalmers Model WC''' model was a [[row crop]] tractor manufactured from 1933 to 1948 by the [[Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company]] of America. The WC was a 28 horse power tractor, and had the highest production volume of all the tractors Allis Chalmers produced, with over 178,000 units being produced. The WC was popular in the Great Depression; it was made partially from already existing components and would pull a two bottom [[plow]]. Also, its [[steel]] [[channel iron]] frame eliminated the need for heavy castings as in the [[Model U]] and [[Model UC]]. With its minimalistic design and price of 825 dollars on rubber tires, about 178,000 were made from 1934 to 1948.
   

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1947 Allis-Chalmers Model WC

The Allis-Chalmers Model WC model was a row crop tractor manufactured from 1933 to 1948 by the Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company of America. The WC was a 28 horse power tractor, and had the highest production volume of all the tractors Allis Chalmers produced, with over 178,000 units being produced. The WC was popular in the Great Depression; it was made partially from already existing components and would pull a two bottom plow. Also, its steel channel iron frame eliminated the need for heavy castings as in the Model U and Model UC. With its minimalistic design and price of 825 dollars on rubber tires, about 178,000 were made from 1934 to 1948.

Model history

For Company history, see Allis-Chalmers.

Preservation

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Allis-Chalmers "Preserved Machine listing"
Make + Model Build Date Reg No.
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Serial No. Engine Type Owner Photo Were seen/Featured Other info
Allis-Chalmers UC 1937 -  ? A. Simpson (Zak) Allis-Chalmers UC 1937 at Bath - DSC01665 edited Displayed at the Bath and Southwest Tractor show in 2009 believed to be only the 4 in UK retained in original as found condition
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