Dual Wheel Kits

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing Equipment' started by akehurst, Feb 11, 2013.

  1. akehurst

    akehurst LawnSite Member
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    Looking for somewhere to research dual wheel kits for Husqvarna, Bob Cat or Scag walk behinds. I can't seem to find anything on line.
     
  2. gene gls

    gene gls LawnSite Gold Member
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    I have never seen a W/B with duals. If you look at Ventrac or Stiener tractors, they have daul kits, so does Kut-Kwick. Either addapt one of these kits of fab up your own to fit your machine.
     
  3. hawkfan45

    hawkfan45 LawnSite Member
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    those machines aren't designed to handle dual wheels, you will likely have axle problems as the additional torque can quickly cause problems. if you need duals, you should look at Ventrac - these are the best slope mowers on the market.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_K52ljoWFj0
     
  4. knox gsl

    knox gsl LawnSite Platinum Member
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    I would use caution using dual wheels on a WB as the motors the wheels are attached to aren't meant to have that much leverage on the spindle. Maybe replace the turf tires with something a little more aggressive.
     
  5. gene gls

    gene gls LawnSite Gold Member
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    Check out Gravely walking tractors, they have dual kits.
     
  6. Exmarkboy13

    Exmarkboy13 LawnSite Senior Member
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    I was wondering how to do this aswell.....

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  7. wahlturfcare

    wahlturfcare LawnSite Senior Member
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  8. akehurst

    akehurst LawnSite Member
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    Thanks for that....I think we'll try. That's what I'm looking for.
     
  9. akehurst

    akehurst LawnSite Member
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    Thank you for every ones input.
     

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