Cub Cadet 100

Cub Cadet 100The Cub Cadet 100 is a garden tractor model manufactured from 1963 to 1965 by Cub Cadet (a part of International Harvester) in Louisville, Kentucky, USA. It was available in a two-wheel drive (2WD) version.

The Cub Cadet 100 is equipped with a 391 cc (23.9 cu·in) single-cylinder gasoline engine with 82.6 mm (3.25 in) of the cylinder bore and 73.0 mm (2.87 in) of the piston stroke, and a shaft-driven gear type transmission with 3 forward and 1 reverse gear (6 forward and 2 reverse gears with creeper).

The Cub Cadet 100 garden tractor features:

  • The Kohler K241 gasoline engine which produces 10.2 PS (7.5 kW; 10.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm of horsepower
  • Manual steering
  • Dry disc brakes
  • Open operator station
  • Transmission rear PTO

General specifications

General Specifications
Model Cub Cadet 100
Tractor type Garden tractor
Production years 1963-1965
Factory Louisville, Kentucky, USA
Dimensions and weight
Length
Width
Height 1,010 mm (39.8 in)
Wheel base 1,090 mm (42.9 in)
Weight
Fuel capacity
Fuel tank capacity 6.2 liters (1.6 US gal.; 1.4 Imp. gal)

Engine

Engine Specifications
Engine model Kohler K241
Engine type 4-stroke, L-head (side valve), single-cylinder
Displacement 391 cm3, (23.86 cu·in)
Bore and stroke 82.6 mm X 73.0 mm (3.25 in X 2.87 in)
Max. horsepower 10.2 PS (7.5 kW; 10.0 HP) at 3,600 rpm
Cooling system Forced air
Lubricating system Splash type
Ignition system Battery ignition system
Fuel system Carburetor
Starting system Electirc starter
Compression pressure
Normal: 7.7-8.4 kg/cm2 (7.6-8.3 bar, 110-120 psi) / 1,000 rpm
Valve clearance
Intake valve clearance: 0.20-0.25 mm (0.0079-0.0098 in)
Exhaust valve clearance: 0.43-0.48 mm (0.0169-0.0189 in)
Oil system
Lubrication system: Splash type
Oil type: API SF or SG
Recommended oil: Summer: SAE 30W
Winter: SAE 5W-20, 5W-30
Ignition system
Type: Battery ignition system
Spark plug: Champion RH10
Spark plug gap: 0.65 mm (0.0256 in)
Spark plug torque: 27 N·m (2.8 kg·m, 19.9 ft·lb)

Transmission and chassis

Chassis, steering and brakes
Chassis 4×2 2WD
Steering type Manual
Brakes Dry disc
Transmission
Transmission manufacturer or model
Transmission type Shaft-driven gear type
Gears 3 forward and 1 reverse
Transmission № 3
Transmission manufacturer or model
Transmission type Creeper
Gears 6 forward and 2 reverse

Tires

Tires
Front tires Lawn/turf: 4.80×4.00-8, 16×6.50-8
Rear tires Lawn/turf: 6-12, 8-12

PTO (Power take-off shaft)

PTO
Rear PTO type Transmission
Rear PTO speed

Electrical system

Electrical system
Ground Negative
Charging system Generator
Charging amps
Battery 12V

Attachments

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Cleaning width 910 mm (36 in)