Summer Projects Made Easy: Massey Ferguson GC1700 Series and 1700E Series
What projects are on your summer to-do list? Are you hoping to landscape your yard, clean up your rural property or finally build that deck? Maple Lane Farm Equipment is here to help!
In this two-part series, we’ll showcase three of our most popular do-it-all tractors: The Massey Ferguson® GC1700 Series, 1700E Series and 1700 Series. Discover how they’re built to help you accomplish every summer task on your list – and which one is the best fit for your property.
When you’re ready to step up from your mower: The GC1700 Series Sub-Compact
Are you ready for more than just a ride-around mower? Then you’re ready for the Massey Ferguson GC1700 Series sub-compact tractor.
Its maneuverable size and easy-on-and-off implements make it incredibly easy to operate. Yet its innovative, big-tractor features help you power through rugged tasks in no time.
Largest engine in its class with 18.7 to 19.6 PTO HP
2-speed hydrostatic transmission with cruise control
Category 1 3-point hitch with up to 1,190-lb. lift capacity
Front loader, mid mower and rear backhoe attachments
First-time tractor owners
Small property owners
Use It For
Mowing large lawns with professional quality
Leveling and grading land for easier mowing
Digging holes to build fences or plant trees
Tilling outdoor vegetable gardens
When you need a simple compact tractor: The 1700E Series Economy Compact
The Massey Ferguson 1700E Series is an economy compact tractor – one that’s designed with the efficiency and simplicity to handle your basic needs around the yard or farm.
Built to include innovative features like 4-wheel drive, standard rear 540 PTO and a 3-point hitch, these tractors deliver more than you’d expect from an economy compact.
3-cylinder diesel engine with 24 to 38.5 PTO HP
Choice of mechanical gear or hydrostatic transmission
Rear 540 PTO and 3-point hitch with 1,600-lb. lift capacity
4-wheel drive front axle with hydrostatic power steering
Small commercial operations
Use It For
Hauling and piling up loads of dirt
Moving stacks of firewood
Cleaning up branches and debris
Clearing sidewalks and paths
Find out if the 1700 Series premium compact is sized right for your summer projects in our next blog! Until then, visit Maple Lane Farm Equipment or contact us to get behind the wheel of one of these versatile tractors.