JOHN DEERE “50” EARLY VERSION
Manufactured by Ertl. Uses the same casting as the “40.” Casting has square block on left side,
Late “50” has a starter instead of the block.
Castings of the early & late “50” do not interchange.
Side decals have same strobe markings as the “40” but it has a headlight on the front grill.
below a close up of the engine area of the JD 50 early version
below a close up of the engine area of the JD 50 late version
“30” decal all yellow
“40” decal has strobes
“50” decal has strobes and headlights
Other decals the same
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: High Ridge with low dome hubcap
HUBS: Small hub with small plastic bearing
CHAIN: Regular with chain guard
PEDALS: Ertl embossed with hat shaped pushnut
Pedal crank painted black
STEERING WHEEL and SEAT: Black plastic
HITCH: Current style hitch pin
Check out the video for more in depth information and closeups.
copyright Real Deal Productions, Inc.