SPEED AND FUEL CONSUMPTION Under normal load and mowing conditions, average operating speeds are 2 to 3 mph in low and 3 to 5 mph in high. Under the same conditions, and average carburetor adjustments, fuel consumption is 1-1/2 to 2 quarts per
TURNING AND MOWING RADII Turns easily to outside of a 1-1/4 ft. radius; completely inside a 4-1/2 ft. radius. With 32" rotary mower, cuts to outside of a 24" radius. With 59" gang mowers, cuts smoothly to outside of 1-1/2 ft.
CLIMBING AND STABILITY Operates safely, easily and comfortably on grades up to 40% ... straight up or down, quartering or along sides.
CUTTING, MULCHING, PLOWING
With 24" rotary... 1 acre per hr. at high speed 5/8 acre per hr. at low speed
With 32" rotary... 1-3/8 acres per hr. at high speed 3/4 acre per hr. at low speed
With 30" reel mower 1-1/4 acres per hr. at high
speed 3/4 acre per hr. at low speed
With 30" reel and two gang companion mowers 2-3/4 acres per hr. at high speed 1-5/8 acres per hr. at low
With 36" grader and snow blade Will clear path over 2,000 ft. long, 6 ft. wide, in 4" of snow in I hr. at high speed; 1,200 ft. at low speed. Angled swath
With half-ton cart Will easily handle up to 1,000 lbs. of all types of material.
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WITH 24" ROTARY MOWER
WITH 30" REEL LAWN MOWER
WITH 30" AND 36" SNOW PLOW AND GRADER BLADE
WITH TRAILER CART
[Source: Simplicity Lawn and Garden Power Equipment catalog, 1959, courtesy of Wally Koerbel]