Wheel Horse Charger 12

Wheel Horse Charger 12The Wheel Horse Charger 12 is a 2WD garden tractor from manufactured by Wheel Horse in South Bend, Indiana, USA from 1968 to 1972. The Wheel Horse Charger 12 is equipped with a 0.5 L (29.0 cu·in) single-cylinder gasoline engine and a belt-driven hydrostatic transmission with infinite forward and reverse gears.

The Wheel Horse Charger 12 garden tractor used the Kohler K301S 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 3,600 rpm of output power.

The Wheel Horse Charger 12 is equipped with manual steering, an open operator station, and 7.6 liters (2 US gal.; 1.7 Imp. gal) fuel tank.

Following attachments are available for the Wheel Horse Charger 12 garden tractor:

  • Mid-mount Wheel Horse 5-1362 910 mm (38 in) mower deck with 2-blades
  • Mid-mount Wheel Horse 5-7365 910 mm (38 in) mower deck with 3-blades
  • Mid-mount Wheel Horse 5-1422 1,060 mm (42 in) mower deck with 3-blades
  • Mid-mount Wheel Horse 5-1482 1,210 mm (48 in) mower deck with 3-blades
  • Front-mount Wheel Horse 1,060 mm (42 in) blade

Wheel Horse Charger 12 Specifications

General Specifications
Model Wheel Horse Charger 12
Length 1,650 mm (65 in)
Width 910 mm (35.8 in)
Height 1,010 mm (39.8 in)
Wheel base 1,150 mm (45.3 in)
Ground clearance 180 mm (7.1 in)
Weight 305 kg (670 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 K301S
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 3,600 rpm
Starter Electric
Transmission and chassis
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual
Brakes
Transmission model Sunstrand
Transmission type Belt-driven hydrostatic
Gears Infinite forward and reverse
Speed Forward: 11.3 kmh (7 mph) Reverse: 5.6 kmh (3.5 mph)
Tires
Front tires Lawn/turf: 16×5.50-8
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 23×8.50-12