Cub Cadet 1720

Cub Cadet 1720The Cub Cadet 1720 is a 2WD lawn tractor manufactured by Cub Cadet (a part of MTD) from 1988 to 1991. The Cub Cadet 1720 is equipped with a 0.7 L (42.2 cu·in) two-cylinder gasoline engine and a hydrostatic transmission with infinite forward and reverse gears.

The Cub Cadet 1720 lawn tractor used the Kohler Magnum MV18 engine. It is a 0.7 L, 691 cm2, (42.2 cu·in) two-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine with 79.0 mm (3.11 in) of the cylinder bore and 70.0 mm (2.76 in) of the piston stroke. The compression ratio rating is 6.0:1. This engine produced 17.3 PS (12.7 kW; 17.0 HP) of output power.

The Cub Cadet 1720 is equipped with manual steering, dry disc brakes, an open operator station, and 11.4 liters (3 US gal.; 2.5 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for the Cub Cadet 1720 lawn tractor:

  • Mid-mount Cub Cadet 960 mm (38 in) mower deck with 2-blades and manual lift
  • Mid-mount Cub Cadet 1,160 mm (46 in) mower deck with 3-blades and manual lift

Cub Cadet 1720 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Cub Cadet 1720
Length 1,730 mm (68.1 in)
Width
Height
Wheel base 1,140 mm (44.9 in)
Ground clearance
Weight 1,910 kg (4,211 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 11.4 liters (3 US gal.; 2.5 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model Kohler MV18
Engine type Four-stroke, air-cooled, V
Cylinders 2
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 0.7 L, 691 cm2, (42.2 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 79.0 mm X 70.0 mm (3.11 in X 2.76 in)
Compression ratio 6.0:1
Horsepower 17.3 PS (12.7 kW; 17.0 HP)
Starter Electric
Oil type SAE 10W-30
Oil capacity: 1.9 L (2 US. qt, 1.7 Imp. qt.)
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual
Brakes Dry disc
Transmission model
Transmission type Hydrostatic
Gears Infinite forward and reverse
Speed Forward: 8.8 kmh (5.5 mph) Reverse: 4.8 (3 mph)
Tires
Front tires Lawn/turf: 15x6x6
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 20x10x8
PTO (Power take-off shaft)
Front PTO type Independent with electric clutch
Front PTO speed