The John Deere 65 is a riding lawn mower with small single-cylinder Tecumseh engine and belt-driven gear transmission with three forward and one reverse gear. The John Deere 65 was manufactured from 1978 to 1983.
This lawnmower used open operator station and mid-mount 28 inches (710 mm) mower deck with the single blade. The John Deere 65 used an air-cooled single-cylinder four-stroke gasoline engine with vertical PTO shaft and recoil starter. This Tecumseh engine produces 5.0 HP (3.7 kW).
The John Deere 65 is equipped with gear transmission (4×2 2WD) and independent mid-PTO shaft with a mechanical clutch.
John Deere 65 Specifications
|Model||John Deere 65|
|Length||1,300 mm (52 in)|
|Width||1,020 mm (40 in)|
|Height||0,970 mm (38 in)|
|Wheel base||1,020 mm (40 in)|
|Dry weight||142 kg (270 lbs)|
|Fuel tank capacity||1.9 L (0.5 US gal)|
|Bore x stroke||–|
|Power output||5.0 HP (3.7 kW)|
|Oil capacity||0.81 L|
|Spark plug||Champion RJ8C|
|Transmission and chassis|
|Transmission type||Belt-driven gear transmission|
|Gears||Three forward and one reverse|
Forward: up to 6.1 kmh (3.8 mph)
Reverse: up to 4.0 kmh (2.5 mph)
|Deck type||Mid-mount mower deck with one blade|
|Deck size||710 mm (28 in.)|