International 1969 500C
International 500C dozer, 1969
Model history
Model introduced 1969
Model discontinued 1974
Model status Discontinued
Preceded by 500
Superseded by 500E
Engine Specification
Engine make International (Germany)
Engine model D-155
Fuel type diesel
Power hp 44 net
Governed rpm 2500
Displacement cu in /(litre) 143 ci
No. of Cylinders 3
Bore in (mm) 3.875"
Stroke in (mm) 4.375"
Cooling system water
Naturally aspirated, Turbo or Supercharged NA
Transmission Details
Transmission type sliding gear with torque converter and power shift reverser
Gearbox make International
Forward 3
Reverse 3
Drive crawler
General Data
Linkage Category Category 1
Tyre Sizes (std/options)
Front 12" tracks
Tractor Dimensions
Length (inches/metres) 102"
Width (inches/meters) 62"
Height (inches/meters) 64"
Weight (nominal) lb/kg 9225 lb (with dozer)
Wheelbase 50" gauge
Other info
Factories USA
Plow rating
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The International 500C was a compact crawler tractor built by the International Harvester company from 1969 to 1974 in the USA.

Model historyEdit

For history of the series see: International 500 series

Specification Edit

  • Track gauge: 50"
  • Track rollers: 5 rollers, 1 top idler
  • Track shoe width: 12"
  • 145 ci ohv 4-cylinder gasoline engine or 155 ci 3-cylinder diesel
  • 4-speed sliding gear transmission
  • Electric starting and lighting
  • Drawbar
  • Live PTO

Variations and Options Edit

  • Optional track shoe width: 10" or 14"
  • Rubber track shoes
  • Power Shift Reverser for 4-speed transmission
  • 3-speed transmission with torque converter and Power Shift Reverser
  • 3-point hitch (Category 1)
  • Hydraulic system
  • 540 rpm pto

Serial Numbers Information Edit

Year Serial no. run
Serial no. run
Number Built Notes
1969 1001 1371 371 Calculated from serial range
1970 1372 2576 1205
1971 2577 3188 612
1972 3189 4017 829
1973 4018 4960 943
1974 4961
Total built

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See also Edit

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