Cub Cadet 1250

Cub Cadet 1250The Cub Cadet 1250 is a 2WD garden tractor from the Quietline series. This tractor was manufactured by the Cub Cadet (a part of International Harvester) in Louisville, Kentucky, USA from 1974 to 1980. The Cub Cadet 1250 is equipped with a 0.5 L single-cylinder gasoline engine and hydrostatic transmission with infinite forward and reverse gears.

The Cub Cadet 1250 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 85.7 mm (3.37 in) of the cylinder bore and 82.6 mm (3.25 in) of the piston stroke. The Kohler K301AQS used the Kohler side-draft carburetor and dry type air cleaner. This engine produced 12.1 PS (8.9 kW; 12.0 HP) at 3,400 rpm of maximum output power.

The Cub Cadet 1250 is equipped with manual steering, dry disc brakes (wet disc after 1977), open operator station and 7.5 liters (2 US gal.; 1.6 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for Cub Cadet 1250 garden tractor:

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

Cub Cadet 1250 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Cub Cadet 1250
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)
Weight
Fuel tank capacity 7.5 liters (2 US gal.; 1.6 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, (29.0cu·in)
Bore and stroke 85.7 mm X 82.6 mm (3.37 in X 3.25 in)
Horsepower 12.1 PS (8.9 kW; 12.0 HP) at 3,400 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil type API SF or SG
Oil capacity: 1.4 L (1.48 US. qt, 1.23 Imp. qt.)
Spark plug Champion RH10
Spark plug gap 0.9 mm (0.035 in)
Intake valve clearanced 0.254 mm (0.010 in)
Exhaust valve clearanced 0.508 mm (0.020 in)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual
Brakes Dry disc and Wet disc after 1977
Transmission model
Transmission type Hydrostatic
Gears Infinite forward and reverse
Speed Forward: 12.9 kmh (8 mph) Reverse: 6.4 (4 mph)
Transmission oil capacity 6.6 L (6.97 US. qt, 5.81 Imp. qt.)
Tires
Front tires Lawn/turf: 4.80/4.00-8
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 23×8.50-12
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Front PTO type Independent with electric clutch
Front PTO spped 3,400 rpm