Roadless Super Dexta at Tractor World Show - Malvern 2009
|Superseded by||Roadless Ploughmaster 46|
|Engine make||Ford (engines)/Perkins|
|Engine model||Perkins F3.152|
|Power hp||? hp|
|No. of Cylinders||3|
|Naturally aspirated, Turbo or Supercharged||NA|
|Transmission type||Manual + 4-wd Transfer box|
|Linkage Category||Cat I|
|Type of Cab||None|
|Factories||Hounslow (conversion), UK|
|Approximate Cost new in (year)||£ unknown |
|Notes||Based on the Fordson Dexta tractor. Kits supplied after 1964.|
Model History Edit
- For Company history see
- Main article: Roadless
The detailed model history of this item is unknown. Can you help add any history for it ?
- Introduced in 1960 based on the Fordson Dexta.
- Selene built axle used.
- Some axles supplied for dealer or Farm fitting to existing tractors as an upgrade.
- Dropped as a factory conversion in 1964
Factory locations Edit
- Hounslow, Middlesex, UK
See Infobox for basic details
Variations and Options Edit
Serial Numbers Information EditThe total number built is believed to be 78 examples. No Model serial number data is tabulated here as all Roadless tractor conversions had a sequential serial number for the Axle unit fitted & not related to the base tractors model or s/n.
- See also: Roadless
Note: John Bownes Ltd the current Roadless brand name owner & Archive/register keeper has the original build lists from the factory & will supply details to owners of the tractors original recorded history.
Little information on examples of these tractors in preservation is available.
- Do you know of any examples to add to the list ?
| Reg No. |
|Serial No. |
|Photo||Were seen/Featured in||Other info|
|Reg no. ?||Roadless no. 2233||?||?||Owner ?||At Tractor World Show - Malvern 2009|
|Reg no. ?||Roadless no. ?||1963||Super Dexta||R. Hughes, Bridlington||At Lincolnshire Steam and Vintage Rally 2008|
|Reg no.||Roadless no. ?/unknown||Owner ?||150px]]||Seen at|
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- Collecting related
- Shows and Meets
- Collections - list of private collections (often exhibited at shows)
- Museums List - some feature tractors
- Clubs Listing
- NVTEC - national collectors group
- List of Tractor Parts Suppliers
- John Bownes Ltd - Roadless 'Owner' & parts supplier
References / sourcesEdit