Commercial Mowers WH36A

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  • Heavy-duty hydrostatic transmission
  • Forward speed up to 7 mph and 3 mph in reverse
  • 36-inch 7-gauge fabricated mower deck


Manufacturer John Deere
Model WH36A (2017)
Manufacturer  ---  
Model number  FS481V  
Horsepower  14.5 hp 
   10.8 kW 
Displacement  36.8 cu in. 
   603 cc 
Cylinders  Two  
Crankcase capacity  1.8 U.S. qt 
   1.7 L 
Operating speed  3,600 rpm 
Idle Speed  1,550 rpm 
Ignition/Starter  Electronic/electric start  
Valving  Overhead valves  
Oil filter  Standard  
Lubrication  Full pressure  
Governor  Flyweight all speed governor  
Hourmeter  Standard, digital  
Cooling system  Air cooled  
Air cleaner  Dual element  
Muffler  Low tone  
Fuel System  
Fuel type  Gasoline  
Fuel tank capacity  5.8 U.S. gal. 
   21.9 L 
Fuel pump  Pulse  
Fuel delivery system  Carburetor  
Fuel tank switch/Shut off valve  Shut off valve  
Filler neck opening  ---  
Fuel pickup  Top draw  
Electrical System  
Ignition  Electronic spark  
Hourmeter  Standard, digital  
Operator presence starting system  Standard  
Drive Train  
Transmission  Hydrostatic, twin loop control type, Hydro-Gear pumps, 10 cc 
Wheel motors  Parker-Ross™  
Shift mechanism  ---  
Drive wheels  16x6.5-8  
Outside to outside tire measurement  35 in. 
   89 cm 
Caster wheels  9x3.5-4, flat free  
Shift mechanism  ---  
Travel Speed  
Forward speeds  ---  
Reverse speeds  ---  
Speed range  Forward, 0-7 mph 
   0-11.3 km/h 
   Reverse, 0-3 mph 
   0-4.8 km/h 
Type  Mechanical lever to engage brake  
Height  43 in. 
   109.2 cm 
Length with deck  74.5 in. 
   189.2 cm 
Width  With deflector, 48.4 in. 
   122.9 cm 
Weight  558 lb 
   253.1 kg 
Mower Decks  
36-in. Deck  Floating style, 36 in. 
   91 cm 
Material  Fabricated steel, 7 gauge 
   0.180 in. 
   4.6 mm 
Blades  Two  
Blade drive  V-belt  
Blade tip speed  Approximately 18,000 fpm 
   5,486 m/min 
Cutting height  1.5-5 in. 
   3.8-12.7 cm 
Width (chute up)  36.5 in. 
   92.7 cm 
Weight  ---  
48-in. Deck  ---  
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Blades  ---  
Blade drive  ---  
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Cutting height  ---  
Width (chute up)  ---  
Weight  ---  
54-in. Deck  ---  
Material  ---  
Blades  ---  
Blade drive  ---  
Blade tip speed  ---  
Cutting height  ---  
Width (chute up)  ---  
Weight  ---  
Miscellaneous Information  
Warranty  24 month, single source commercial  
Additional information  
Date collected  20-Apr-2017