i have a 18hp b/s mower n i want to make it go fast it doesnt have a deck

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Old 07-31-08, 10:59 PM
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Thumbs up i have a 18hp b/s mower n i want to make it go fast it doesnt have a deck

well as the title says its a craftsmen 18 horse briggs and stratton with a hydrostatic tranny. i know a little about this kind of stuff as i do all the maintenace on my 450 dirt bike. but i do not know how to mod the engine to make go faster without blowing it up. if u have any idea please fill me in
 
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Old 08-01-08, 12:43 AM
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There's not much you can do to make a hydro mower go fast. A little faster, maybe, but no a lot. You need a standard tranny, larger pulley on engine, smaller pulley on tranny. Leave the engine rpms be or it will blow up.
 
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ok well thanks for the info
do you know how to make a hand throttle
ill try to figure out a way though to make it faster
 
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