Wheel Horse B-80

Wheel Horse B-80The Wheel Horse B-80 is a 2WD lawn and garden tractor from the B series. This tractor was manufactured by Wheel Horse in South Bend, Indiana, USA from 1974 to 1977. The Wheel Horse B80 is equipped with a 0.3 L (18.6 cu·in) single-cylinder gasoline engine and a belt-driven gear type transmission with 6 forward and 2 reverse gears.

The Wheel Horse B-80 lawn tractor used the Kohler K181S engine. It is a 0.3 L, 304 cm2, (18.6 cu·in) single-cylinder natural aspirated gasoline engine with 75.0 mm (2.95 in) of the cylinder bore and 70.0 mm (2.76 in) of the piston stroke. This engine produced 8.2 PS (6.0 kW; 8.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm of output power.

The Wheel Horse B-80 is equipped with manual steering, open operator station, and 5.7 liters (1.5 US gal.; 1.3 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for the WH B-80 lawn tractor:

  • Mid-mount 910 mm (36 in) mower deck
  • Front-mount 1,060 mm (42 in) blade
  • Front-mount 1,060 mm (42 in) snowblower

Wheel Horse B-80 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Wheel Horse B-80
Length 1,650 mm (65 in)
Width 830 mm (32.7 in)
Height 1,010 mm (39.8 in)
Wheel base 1,150 mm (45.3 in)
Weight 244 kg (538 lbs)
Fuel tank capacity 5.7 liters (1.5 US gal.; 1.3 Imp. gal)
Battery 12V, 24Ah
Cabin type Open operator station
Engine
Engine model Kohler K181S
Engine type Four-stroke, air-cooled, inline
Cylinders 1
Fuel type Gasoline
Displacement 0.3 L, 304 cm2, (18.6 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 75.0 mm X 70.0 mm (2.95 in X 2.76 in)
Horsepower 8.2 PS (6.0 kW; 8.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm
Starter Electric
Oil type API SF or SG, SAE 30W, 5W-20
Oil capacity: 0.9 L (1 US. qt, 0.8 Imp. qt.)
Spark plug Champion RJ8C
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual
Brakes
Transmission model
Transmission type Belt-driven gear type
Gears 6 forward and 2 reverse
Speed Forward: 8.7 kmh (5.4 mph) Reverse: 4.2 (2.6 mph)
Tires
Front tires Lawn/turf: 16×6.50-8
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 22×7.50-12