Welcome! Please use the navigational links to explore our website.
Company Logo (800) 853-2651 Shop Now
   Allis Chalmers Case Farmall IH Ford 8N,9N,2N Ford
   Ferguson John Deere Massey Ferguson Minn. Moline Oliver

Garden Tractors Discussion Forum

Economy tractor

Welcome Guest, Log in or Register
Author  [Modern View]
AZ GARY

01-23-2023 13:54:50




Report to Moderator

I will be restoring an economy 14/16 tractor, what would be the color used on these. I hope ot match up with some available paint in a spray can. Thanks for any help.




[Log in to Reply]   [No Email]
MNGB

01-24-2023 06:54:40




Report to Moderator
 Re: Economy tractor in reply to AZ GARY, 01-23-2023 13:54:50  
As John posted the factory color is Case Flambeau Red, many fellows use Allis orange Chevy engine orange Kubota orange and in rattle cans I use Rustoleum Lobster Red they are all close



[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
John Schoenauer

01-23-2023 17:12:56




Report to Moderator
 Re: Economy tractor in reply to AZ GARY, 01-23-2023 13:54:50  
The Economy tractors were Case Flambeau Red, which is orange.



[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
T.R.K.

01-23-2023 17:07:23




Report to Moderator
 Re: Economy tractor in reply to AZ GARY, 01-23-2023 13:54:50  
I am thinking there should be an Economy tractor website, group or some such. Most of the lawn/garden tractors I have been interested in have had one. They could help you with paint advice.

If you want to go the 'rattle can' route, I think Tractor Supply has both Allis Chalmers and Kubota orange. (Assuming your Economy is orange, of course. I think some of the later models were two-tone.) Only a real purist would know the difference.

[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
DMartin9N-2N

01-23-2023 14:25:21




Report to Moderator
 Re: Economy tractor in reply to AZ GARY, 01-23-2023 13:54:50  
Good afternoon, AZ GARY:

This is always a difficult question. No matter what you paint it with, someone can always tell you it is the wrong color. How do they know??? You can't anticipate folks who think they know everything about your tractor before you meet them. Some folks reading your request here may have a good answer, then you will be able to answer those questions folks ask. When it is your tractor, the answers to many questions is in your showmanship as much as in the facts. The little girl at Tractor Supply working her way through school is not an expert on paint for your tractor, and the store has a color listed that might be right, or might not. So you are on your own if someone says it's the wrong color. Just my opinion....

.

Dennis M. in W. Tenn.

.

[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
[Options]  [Printer Friendly]  [Posting Help]  [Return to Forum]   [Log in to Reply]

Hop to:


TRACTOR PARTS TRACTOR MANUALS
We sell tractor parts!  We have the parts you need to repair your tractor - the right parts. Our low prices and years of research make us your best choice when you need parts. Shop Online Today. [ About Us ]

Home  |  Forums


Today's Featured Article - A 1937 John Deere Unstuck - by Gary Hickman. Here is my story of how I got the pistons out of a 1937 JD B that the engine had been stuck for about 14 years: About 12 years ago my Dad gave me one of the tractors I ran as I was growing up on our farm in central Nebraska. The engine on this tractor, a 1937 John Deere "B", had been stuck for 2 years before he gave it to me. This last spring (1999) I hauled the tractor to our 2 acre lot in St. Libory Nebraska where it joined my antique machinery collection, at that time a 1929 Caterpillar T ... [Read Article]

Latest Ad: John Deere 420 W 1956 with full hydraulic Superior loader.. power steering, direction reverser, touch o magic,3 point, Pto.. Great sheet metal. Runs no smoke. May be a original yellow from factory.Decent tires. [More Ads]

Copyright © 1997-2022 Yesterday's Tractor Co.

All Rights Reserved. Reproduction of any part of this website, including design and content, without written permission is strictly prohibited. Trade Marks and Trade Names contained and used in this Website are those of others, and are used in this Website in a descriptive sense to refer to the products of others. Use of this Web site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy

TRADEMARK DISCLAIMER: Tradenames and Trademarks referred to within Yesterday's Tractor Co. products and within the Yesterday's Tractor Co. websites are the property of their respective trademark holders. None of these trademark holders are affiliated with Yesterday's Tractor Co., our products, or our website nor are we sponsored by them. John Deere and its logos are the registered trademarks of the John Deere Corporation. Agco, Agco Allis, White, Massey Ferguson and their logos are the registered trademarks of AGCO Corporation. Case, Case-IH, Farmall, International Harvester, New Holland and their logos are registered trademarks of CNH Global N.V.

Yesterday's Tractors - Antique Tractor Headquarters

Website Accessibility Policy