On May 14th, 1985 the last International Harvester 5488 Tractor rolled off the lines prior to Case and IH merging. Offered at a 1:64 scale, Ertl has made it possible for everyone to own a modeled piece of Farm Machinery History.
Young and Old alike will enjoy this small scaled model. Whether kept as a collectors piece, or opened and enjoyed by a childs hands, with a Die Cast body construction and extreme attention to details Ertl has gone above and beyond in duplicating this massive machine. The clear windows in the cabin allow for even an experts eyes to examine the details on the inside of the tractor.
Painted in the famous International Harvester Red and Black scheme this tractor sports Large Dual Free moving tires. The IH Tractor with Duals was the first large tractor offered in All Wheel Drive. With the Dual tires, and specific tread it could basically plow through any type of soil allowing farmers to start early and then stay in the fields late through the seasons. Front wheel Assist tires and Oscillation Front Axle combines for a smooth and effective rotation and ride. The original IH 5488 Tractor rated at 187 PTO Horse Power and used an IH Drive Train with a 466 Engine.
It doesn't matter if your going to open the package and handle this tractor or keep it closed and sealed, adding to a collection, the IH 5488 will enhance and entice any atmosphere. Children and adults alike will delight in Ertl's fine attention to details and specifications.
- Die-Cast Body Construction
- Clear Windows
- Oscillation Front Axle
- Front Wheel Assist Tires
- Dual Treaded Large Tires
- 1/64 scaled
- Recommended for ages 3 and up.
SKU 51170761 Model 14824 Weight 0.2000 Color No Size No Width N/A In Store Only No Price $4.43
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