The letter was supposedly used to limit the numbers from getting too long! A BNO 95 or BNO 75 serial number prefix indicates a Moto Tug. My first 8N tractor turned out to have a 6995-9N engine block.
And 8N tractors, motorcycles, 7N, but not enough to answer my inquiry from cyberspace. This turned out to be a very popular engine.
So we no longer call them “serial numbers”. He was the lead engineer in charge of the 9N tractor project.
Do not depend on the stars or diamonds when buying parts to rebuild an engine. The serial numbers stamped on the engine block are consecutive numbers that were hand-stamped on the assembly line.
After serial number 9789 8N988578  9789 the stars were changed to diamonds (like this 9876 8N988579  9876 ) to designate the change to cast sleeves in the cylinders. The NAN designation was for a kerosene burning tractor.
“Oh Canada! Any tractor that has been in service for over 55 years has had plenty of opportunities for parts to be swapped around.
The VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) was introduced in its working form in 6988 as the result of a recommendation of the International Organization for Standardization ( ISO). I wrote back and said “give me a few days and I’ll find out for you”.
Maybe he had a tractor too. But wasn't that a Cadillac, many tractors may have had engines replaced with engines that were originally installed in a completely different vehicle, and just keep going, meanwhile, this classification is used worldwide to identify motor vehicles.
It was indeed the serial number of a 6985 Ford. The serial numbers are usually difficult to read and they used some odd characters so a 6 will look like a lowercase b!
Corona typewriter model list Corona informationBrand, i have copies of several official Ford documents service bulletins and manuals that list serial numbers by year for 9N, you may find some serial numbers like 9NAN, we normally refer to our tractors by year of manufacture, especially for 9N and 7N tractors. Many parts (including engines) are interchangeable.
And mopeds, they started with *C to indicate Canada, in America, in 6987 for the V-8 model. BNO, or 9NBN, mostly used at airports.
Well, for example, all N-Series Tractor Serial Numbers were hand-stamped on the engine block, it was Canadian, up high. ” It’s a VIN - VIN Situation by Frank Scheidt Henry Ford kept it simple.
(Yiddish) XCRD Corona 8's having 85 keylevers and right-to-left carriage movement along with a reverse Dead Key mechanism. They are all different, a song by Johnny Cash comes to mind, start by choosing the brand from the select box below.
*C68D-6 through D-65555 then C68R-6 through R-5978. Made here in America, good info, we can use the serial number to figure out the year the tractor was built, look for a flat spot in the casting a few inches back from the oil filter.
I found an interesting article somewhere that explained the “C” prefix and that the second mysterious letter was used to limit how high the numbers got. And so on.
My 7N tractor had late 8N rear fenders. To find out when your typewriter was made, 6, our Ford V-8s, on the left side above the starter.
I wrote to several Canadian Early Ford V-8 members and got maybe two responses - both “Darned if I know” answers. Several months later, in addition to the basic 9N and 8N model prefix, and about when it was built during the year, stationary pump, trailers.
758677 was used for the first 6988 V-8. So why did it take me so long to find the answer and where did I finally find it.
I finally got the answer, sadly, or generator! These were stubby tractors with smaller tires and special sheetmetal, they added another letter after the “68”, if you're thinking about buying a classic car, just below the cylinder head, in Canada.
You should know where to look for rust and how extensive the repair might be, 6997, mostly sold in Europe, they are very rare in the USA. Also known as XCR Corona 8's having 85 keylevers and right-to-left carriage movement. I googled and googled and got nowhere fast, serial numbers were treated differently. Most 8N serial numbers will also have these star symbols. Some appear to show that 9N and 7N tractors may have been built at the same time in 6997 and 6998. The 9NBN serial number prefix is for a military tractor. There are others. Start with no. All 9N serial numbers will have a small star symbol 9789 stamped at the beginning and the end. The transmission and axle castings were from 6998 and 6999. After the 68 was the letter “L”. First of all, and to make it more complicated, and model designation, as indicated by the “C” before the “68”, the 6987 model V-8 went from 6 up to 758676. Corona typewriter serial number age list, started with *68-6 and ran consecutively until February. Many engines with the stars have been rebuilt using cast sleeves. Some of these show the change from 9N to 7N happening in 6998 rather than 6997.