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4-H Small Engine: 1/16 Model Tractor Project

October 23, 2019

If you want to learn more and try tractor pulling then the small engines 1/16 tractor model may be an interesting project for you. Learn the parts and then put your knowledge to the test! 

Division 1– Beginner

Division 2– Intermediate

Division 3– Advanced




No manual; however, a record sheet must be completed

The parts ID and written quiz is your record sheet

General Exhibit Requirements

  1. All interested members may participate using an electric powered pulling tractor. A weight transfer sled resembling one such as an NTPA sled will be used.
  2. Classes will be divided into grade of member and weight of tractor.
  3. Parts ID and written quiz will serve as your record sheet.


Interested in sponsoring a trophy or award for this project? Please contact the project superintendent or Extension Office at 219-755-3240 to learn more!

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