McCormick-Deering Super BWD-6
McCormick-Deering BWD 6
Model history
Model introduced 1954
Model discontinued 1958
Model status Discontinued
No. produced Unknown
Preceded by Farmall BWD
Superseded by International B450
Engine Specification
Engine make International Harvester
Engine model IH BD 264
Fuel type Diesel
Power hp 50 hp bhp, 42 hp (drawbar), 47 hp (belt)
Governed rpm {{{governedrpm}}}
Displacement cu in /(litre) 264 cu in (4.3 litre)
No. of Cylinders 4
Bore in (mm) 4 inches (102 mm)
Stroke in (mm) 5.25 inches (113 mm)
Cooling system Water
Naturally aspirated, Turbo or Supercharged NA
Transmission Details
Transmission type Manual
Clutch 12 in Dry-plate
Gearbox make IH
Forward 5
Reverse 1
Drive 2-WD
General Data
Linkage Category Cat I
Tractor Dimensions
Length (inches/metres) 125 inches
Width (inches/meters) 70 inches
Height (inches/meters) 66 inches
Weight (nominal) lb/kg 5,648 lb
Wheelbase 78 inches
Other info
Factories Doncaster, Yorkshire, England
Plow rating Unknown
Approximate Cost new in (year) £735 1954 (launch)
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The International Super BWD-6 was built by IH GB from 1954 to 1958 at the Doncaster, England plant.

Model History Edit

For Company history see
Main article: International Harvester

The tractor was based on the American Farmall W6 model, with a diesel engine designed for the UK market.

Timeline Edit

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Factory locations Edit

  • Built at the IHGB Doncaster, England factory, as the First UK built model rather than a UK assembled machine built from imported parts.

Specification Edit

See Infobox for basic details

Variations and Options Edit

Serial Numbers Information Edit

Serial Numbers and Year of Manufacture data[1]
Year Serial run Number Built Notes (Total built 5539).
1954 501-1453 952 First built
1955 1454-3168 1714
1956 3169-3903 734
1957 3904-4925 1021
1958 4926-6039 1074 Last built sn No.6039

Preservation Edit

IH Super BWD-6 reg TDG 199 at Stoke Goldington 09 - IMG 9828

A BWD-6 Super with Winch unit and Belt pully

A few examples have been restored to a very high standard and others are retained in as found condition.

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References / Sources Edit

  1. Old Tractor Magazine, No.56, May 2008, page 9

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