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05-03-2016, 10:30 AM
I have a norden axel on IH 560. the steering arm cracked. I am getting it re welded but I can not find a parts diagram of norden axel. I did find Schwartz axel diagram and it appears their steering arm looks the same.
Schwartz p/n is A3049 fits 560 and others. It seems the only possible difference is the amount of drop, the seperation of the tie rod holes and the size of tie rod holes. my question is has anyone compared the parts, or has seen both in stock some where, .. I have checked boneyards and didnt find a used one. 5/3/16 Don Bruce wi...

05-03-2016, 11:27 AM
Norden was purchased by Schwartz so you may get better results searching for "Schwartz axle IH560".

Here's a parts diagram I found. The site also sells the parts.

05-04-2016, 05:19 PM
got mine welded. made measurments so others can compare to schwartz..

farmall plate to steering column is 6x6 inches.
holes are 3/4 inch.. 4 3/8 " center to center alll 4 ways.

off set is 7.5 " top to top.. or 8 1/8th out side to outs side.
tie rod holes 2 15/16th center to center.

now to try and add the drawing.
uploaded file "norden'