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PostSubject: Cub Cadet 72   Sun Jul 22, 2012 9:18 pm

I have a Cub cadet #72 which I am installing a Tecumseh 10hp engine in. It is the old, late 60s model. Can this be usable to run the woods...or is the design too "stiff" and unyielding ?
Beside being rather unchangeable in it's gear speed..should I get something different for woods riding ?
It looks like this one http://www.tractordata.com/lawn-tractors/000/2/3/231-cub-cadet-72-photos.html
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PostSubject: Re: Cub Cadet 72   Sun Jul 22, 2012 11:21 pm

That should work great. If anything, it will be better because of the almost indestructible nature of them ole cubs. Just swap the pulleys and tweak a few other and you should be good to go.
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PostSubject: Re: Cub Cadet 72   Mon Jul 23, 2012 1:19 pm

Thanks, Tractor Man;
I'm glad to hear the cadet should work in the woods. Of course, there is no 'pulley swap' available ..because the Cadets are direct, shaft drive, theonly pulleys are on attachments.
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PostSubject: Re: Cub Cadet 72   Mon Jul 23, 2012 1:49 pm

No prob man. Huh? Even more robust. My guess is you'll have to put bigger wheels on there to get it to go faster. I don't know much about them ole cubs. All I know is they're tough.
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