A large format book described as “Service Manual” for the SUNSHINE MASSEY HARRIS 500 SERIES DRILLS.
The publication is indexed and contains:
General - introduction, transporting, lubricating
Operating Adjustments- depth and draught, floats, points
Hints to Operator - including getting out of a bog
Between Seasons - preparation for storage
It has a detailed line drawing of the machine as Figure 1 with specifications. There are other extensive line drawings, also indexed, including the gears, differential, and depth indicator.
A Table of Quantities is also included for grain and fertiliser for various crop types.
Inside the front cover is a marketing message entitled "We Appreciate You as a Customer", while inside the back cover are the postal addresses for the various state locations.
This publication contains 2 additional leaflets - a table of quantities for the SUN, SUNTYNE, SUNDELVE, 500 Series Drills, and directions for a Sunflow Fertilizer Dropper and chart for superphosphate and lime.
There is a stamp over the original name of the company printed on the front cover, which reads "Massey-Ferguson (Australia) Ltd."
'SUNSHINE MASSEY HARRIS 500 SERIES DRILLS SERVICE MANUAL'
Donation from AGCO Australia Limited, 26/05/2004
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215 x 280 mm
Black & White; Line Drawings; Instructional Drawings; Diagrams; Photographs
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