Originally Posted by lifetree
I'd bet that it's the engine !!
Worst case you could but the engine after the mower is ordered. Ive seen 16 hp kawasakis as low as 800$ for 1, so a oredr for 100 has to be less.
It shouldnt be that big of a problem to sort of "custom" build thes machines as the orders come in. I could be completely wrong, but I still say I could assemble the mower in less than 2 hours.