Maybe we should have another thread being:Hydrostatic gearbox, not quite the same. Excellent for loader work, not so good pulling a plough
Tractors that SHOULD never HAVE made production.
The IH Hydro 84 would have been number 1 on it.
It couldn't pull the skin off a rice pudding when it got up to working temperature!
Nor could it maintain any set forward speed on any hills whilst on a sprayer or fertiliser spreader.