ALLIS CHALMERS “7080”
Manufactured by Ertl in the mid 1970’s. Painted orange and maroon with cream rims.
EARLY VERSION: Metal Seat and Steering Wheel
LATE VERSION: Plastic Seat and Steering Wheel
Early Version more common. No nobs on the sides of the tractor.
DECALS: on the Left and Right Side, and the Front
FRONT TIRE: 7x1 1/2” rib tread, flat face, plain
REAR TIRE: 12x1 3/4” lug tread, plain
FRONT RIM: Plastic with hat shaped pushnut
REAR RIM: Smooth high dome with low dome hubcap
HUBS: Round hub with large plastic bearings
PEDALS: Black ribbed plastic with hat shaped pushnut
Pedal Crank painted same color as lower half of tractor
STEERING WHEEL: Early Version: flat 3 spoke diecast
STEERING WHEEL: Late Version: Black plastic
SEAT: Early Version: Same as IH “806”
SEAT: Late Version: Black Plastic
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by Stuart Deal & Michelle Deal
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