Cub Cadet 1200

Cub Cadet 1200The Cub Cadet 1200 is a 2WD lawn and garden tractor from the Quietline series. This tractor was manufactured by Cub Cadet (a part of International Harvester) in Louisville, Kentucky, USA from 1974 to 1980. The Cub Cadet 1200 is equipped with a 0.5 L (29.0 cu·in) single-cylinder gasoline engine and one of two transmissions: an unsynchronized gear transmission with dry disc clutch and 3 forward and 1 reverse gear or a creeper transmission with 6 forward and 2 reverse gears.

The Cub Cadet 1200 garden tractor used the Kohler K301AQS engine. It is a 0.5 L, 476 cm2, (29.0 cu·in) single-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine with 86.0 mm (3.39 in) of the cylinder bore and 83.0 mm (3.27 in) of the piston stroke. This engine produced 12.1 PS (8.9 kW; 12.0 HP) at 3,400 rpm of maximum output power.

The Cub Cadet 1200 is equipped with manual steering, dry disc or wet disc (after SN568631) brakes, open operator station and 7.6 liters (2 US gal.; 1.7 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for the Cub Cadet 1200 garden tractor:

  • Mid-mount Cub Cadet 38A 38 in (960 mm) mower deck with 3-blades and manual or electric lift (optional)
  • Mid-mount Cub Cadet 44A 44 in (1,110 mm) mower deck with 3-blades and manual or electric lift (optional)
  • Mid-mount Cub Cadet 50A 50 in (1,270 mm) mower deck with 3-blades and manual or electric lift (optional)

Cub Cadet 1200 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Cub Cadet 1200
Length 1,750 mm (68.9 in)
Width 930 mm (36.6 in)
Height 1,040 mm (40.9 in)
Wheel base 1,110 mm (43.7 in)
Ground clearance 150 mm (5.9 in)
Weight 294 kg (648 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 7.6 liters (2 US gal.; 1.7 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model Kohler K301AQS
Engine type Four-stroke, air-cooled, inline
Cylinders 1
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 0.5 L, 476 cm2, (29.0 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 86.0 mm X 83.0 mm (3.39 in X 3.27 in)
Horsepower 12.1 PS (8.9 kW; 12.0 HP) at 3,400 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil type SAE 5W-30, 10W, 30
Oil capacity: 1.4 L (1.5 US. qt, 1.2 Imp. qt.)
Spark plug Champion H-10
Intake valve clearance 0.25 mm (0.010 in)
Exhaust valve clearance 0.51 mm (0.020 in)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual
Brakes Dry disc or wet disc (after SN568631)
Transmission model
Transmission type Unsynchronized gear with dry disc clutch
Gears 3 forward and 1 reverse
Speed Forward: 11.1 kmh (6.9 mph) Reverse: 4.0 (2.5 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 3.8 L (1 US. gal, 0.8 Imp. gal.)
Transmission model
Transmission type Creeper
Gears 6 forward and 2 reverse
Speed Forward: 11.1 kmh (6.9 mph) Reverse: 4.0 (2.5 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 4.0 L (1.1 US. gal, 0.9 Imp. gal.)
Tires
Front tires Lawn/turf: 4.80/4.00-8, 6.50-8
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 23×8.50-12, 23×10.50-12
Three-Point Hitch
Caterogy Sleeve hitch (optional)
Control type
Lift capacity (at ends)
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Front PTO type Independent with electric clutch
Front PTO speed 3,400 rpm
Rear PTO type Transmission
Rear PTO speed 515 rpm