Originally Posted by GroundWorkx
I saw your post and discovered 1 weight on the front of our 61. I removed and the front end will come up off the ground a little now. We'll see how much difference it makes. It probably won't be as drastic as you removing the weights off your 48.
Adding weight to the rear may be the next step.
Sounds like you are on the right track. The scag may be designed for heavier operators. As an experiment try putting the weight you removed on the platform and see how it does.
You can learn to finesse the "wheelie" with some practice.