John Deere W52R Commercial Walk-Behind Mower

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Featuring redesigned ergonomic hand controls, a self-propelled hydrostatic drive system, exceptional curb clearance and a 52-inch (132-cm) floating mower deck. Get to know our redesigned commercial walk behind mowers!

  • 52-inch (132-cm) floating mower deck
  • Powerful 18.5 hp (13.8 kW) V-twin engine
  • Self-propelled hydrostatic drive system
  • Easy-to-use controls for operator comfort and convenience
Key Specs:
Engine manufacturer/model FS600V - California Air Resources Board (CARB) compliant
Engine power At 3600 rpm 18.5 hp*
13.8 kW
Fuel tank capacity 5.4 U.S. gal.
21.9 L
Mower deck Size 52 in.
132 cm
Blade tip speed Approximately 18,000 fpm
5,486 m/min
Transmission Two Hydro-Gear™, 0.73-cu in. (10-cc) hydraulic pumps and Danfoss 12 cu-in. (197-cc) wheel motors and ergonomic handles with spring loaded neutral lock
Speed range Forward, 0-7.5 mph
0-12.1 km/h
Reverse, 0-3 mph
0-4.8 km/h
Drive wheels 18x8.5-8
Caster wheels 9x3.5-4 semi-pneumatic
Warranty 24 month, single source commercial
Engine:
Manufacturer/model FS600V - California Air Resources Board (CARB) compliant
Power At 3600 rpm 18.5 hp*
13.8 kW
Displacement 36.8 cu in.
603 cc
Cylinders V-twin
Operating speed 3,600 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 Paper element with foam precleaner
Muffler Low tone
Fuel System:
Fuel type Gasoline
Fuel tank capacity 5.4 U.S. gal.
20.4 L
Fuel pump Vacuum-operated diaphragm
Fuel delivery system Carburetor
Fuel tank switch/Shut off valve No
Fuel pickup Top draw
Electrical System:
Ignition Electronic spark
Hourmeter Standard, digital
Operator presence starting system PTO off, park brake engaged, speed lever in neutral
Drivetrain:
Transmission Two Hydro-Gear, 0.73-cu in. (10-cc) hydraulic pumps and Danfoss 12 cu-in. (197-cc) wheel motors and ergonomic handles with spring loaded neutral lock
Wheel motors Danfoss 12 cu in.
197 cc
Shift mechanism Ergonomic handles with spring-loaded neutral lock
Tires:
Drive wheels 18x8.5-8
Caster wheels 9x3.5-4 semi-pneumatic
Travel Speed:
Forward speeds Infinite
Reverse speeds Infinite
Speed range Forward, 0-7.5 mph
0-12.1 km/h
Reverse, 0-3 mph
0-4.8 km/h
Brakes:
Type Dynamic braking with hand controls, hand lever to set parking brake
Dimensions:
Height 44.8 in.
114 cm
Length with deck 74.5 in.
189 cm
Width Deflector down - 66 in.
168 cm
Deflector up for storage - 56 in.
142 cm
Weight 679 lb
308 kg
Mower Decks:
Size Material
10-gauge, 0.14-in. (3.42-mm) fabricated steel deck top with added 10-gauge, 0.14-in. (3.42-mm) spindle mounting plate, 7-gauge, 0.19-in. (4.8-mm) side skirts with reinforcement bar
Blades
Three high-lift
Length - 18 in.
45.7 cm
Thickness - 0.25 in.
0.64 cm
Blade drive
V-Belt
Blade tip speed
Approximately 18,000 fpm
5,486 m/min
Cutting height
1.5-4.5 in.
3.8-11.4 cm

52 in.
132 cm
Buyer's note:
Warranty 24 month, single source commercial
Additional information:
Date collected 4-Feb-2019
2640TC