A DB 880
|Preceded by||David Brown 950|
|Superseded by||David Brown 770|
|Engine make||David Brown|
|Power hp||32 (PTO)|
|No. of Cylinders||
4 cylinder till 12,685 built|
3-cylinder from 1964
|Naturally aspirated, Turbo or Supercharged||Na|
|Gearbox make||David Brown|
|Linkage Category||Cat I|
|Tyre Sizes (std/options)|
|Weight (nominal) lb/kg||1723 kg (3800 lbs)|
|Factories||Meltham, W. Yorkshire, UK|
|Nebraska Tests No.||Unknown|
Model History Edit
- For Company history see
- Main article: David Brown
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- Introduced in 1961 as a replacement compact model for the ?
- Replaced in 1965 by the David Brown 880 Selectamatic
Factory locations Edit
- Meltham, West Yorkshire, UK
- See Info box details
Variations and Options Edit
Initially Red with Yellow grill & exhaust, and 4 cylinder engine but after 12,685 built engine changed to 3-cylinder model.
- Low clearance option
- Narrow version
- 11/49 (high speed) or 9/50 (low speed) final drive option.
- A fabricated front axel introduced in 1963 from serial no, 355065
- Height control added from sn 355341
Serial Numbers Information Edit
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|Year||Serial run||Number Built||Notes (Total built xyz).|
|1961||First built (Red & Yellow)|
|1963||Fabricated front axle added from sn 355065|
|1964||362382||last 4 cylinder (August 1964)|
|1964||521001|| swap to 3 cylinder|
Height control added
|1965||527521||19207 built||Last 880 built October 1965|
|year||serial no||Number built||Notes|
- 880 Livedrive £721.7s.6d in 1964 price list.
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|Serial No.||Build-Date||Engine-Type/Make||Owner |
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See also Edit
- David Brown Tractor Club
- David Brown Museum
- Shows and Meets - Has some museum open day dates & Shows with DB tractors
- Clubs Listing - List of tractor and vintage machinery related clubs.
- Collections - List of private collections - Is your missing ? (add it to the list then create a page for it and share details & photos with others)
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