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Kubota 1800GF Question

Discussion in 'Homeowner Assistance Forum' started by re151731, Sep 7, 2004.

  1. re151731

    re151731 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 32

    When mowing with my 1800GF (19 hp diesel) is it a good idea to operate the engine at full throttle? With all the gas powered mowers that I have owned, it was recomended to run at full throttle.

    Thanks in advance,
     
  2. mowhigh

    mowhigh LawnSite Member
    from Dallas
    Messages: 198

    Full throttle - - primarily to achieve the fastest blade tip speed. This will give you a cleaner CUT (with sharpened blades), rather then TEARING (and stressing, even browning) your grass.
     

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