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David Brown 995
David Brown 995 of 1973 reg XJL 436L at Newark VTH 08 - IMG 3566.jpg
Model history
Model introduced 1971
Model discontinued 1976
Model status Discontinued
No. produced Unknown
Preceded by David Brown 1200
Superseded by David Brown ?
Engine Specification
Engine make David Brown
Fuel type Diesel
Power hp 58 (64 (DIN))
Governed rpm {{{governedrpm}}}
Displacement cu in /(litre) 3.6 litre
No. of Cylinders 4
Bore in (mm) 100 mm
Stroke in (mm) 114 mm
Cooling system Water
Naturally aspirated, Turbo or Supercharged NA
Transmission Details
Transmission type Syncromesh
Clutch Twin plate 11" Drive, 10" PTO
Gearbox make David Brown
Forward 12
Reverse 4
Drive 2WD (4WD option)
General Data
Linkage Category Cat I, Cat II
Lift capacity (lb/kg) 4500 lb (2050 kg) (Max.)
Tyre Sizes (std/options)
Front 6.0-19 or 7.5-16 (2-wd)
Rear 12.5/11 - 36 or 13.4/12 - 36 (2-wd)
Tractor Dimensions
Length (inches/metres) 10'9" (3.3 m)
Width (inches/meters) 5'7" (1.7 m) (min track sttings)
Height (inches/meters) 7'9 (2.35 m)-Low profile cab
8'8" (2.65 m) DB Lux cab
Weight (nominal) lb/kg 5,800 lb (2,600 kg) - 2-WD
Turning circle (nominal) inches/meters 14'5 (4.5 m) 2-wd (un braked)
Wheelbase 6'10" (2.1 m)
Cab Details
Cab Make DB
Type of Cab Q-Cab, Lux or Low Profile
Other info
Factories Meltham, West Yorkshire, England
Plow rating Unknown
Notes Speical 4-WD 'Mudder' version built for US market
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The David Brown 995 was built by David Brown from 1971 to 1976 in the Meltham, West Yorkshire, England. It featured a 58 hp (43 kW) David Brown engine.

Model History

For Company history see
Main article: David Brown

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  • Introduced in 1971
  • Discontinued in 1976

Factory locations


See Infobox for basic details

Variations and Options

  • 4-WD version with equal size wheels using a Carraro axle.

995 4-WD

A rare model with a Carraro axle was seen at the Bath and Southwest Tractor show. These Mudder models were built for the US market.

A rare David Brown 995 4wd version

The axle swivel on a David Brown 995 4-wd (note interesting hub/wheel centre detail)

The s/n plate on the DB 995 4-wd

Serial Numbers Information

Serial Numbers and Year of Manufacture data[1]
Year Serial run Number Built Notes (Total built 16003).
1971 920001 First built
1976 Last built s/n 936004
year serial no Number built Notes


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See also

References /sources

  1. Data from DBTC web site
  • David Brown Tractors 1965-88 by Anthony L. Heath

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