John Polk wrote:
* If you buy right, your tractor is a great investment. Examples...a Ford 2N cost $1,120 in 1942-47. A 9N cost $585 in 1939. If you can find one of these in decent shape for under $2,000 today, you have found a good investment.
If you buy a well respected make/model, and don't abuse it, you can always get your money back out of it...or pass it along to your grandkids.