WHP36A Commercial Walk-Behind Mowers are powered by 14.5-hp (10.8-kW) air-cooled, vertical-shaft engines.
WHP48A and WHP52A Commercial Walk-Behind Mowers are powered by 18.5-hp (13.8-kW) air-cooled, vertical-shaft engines.
WHP61A Commercial Walk-Behind Mowers are powered by 23-hp (17.2-kW) air-cooled, vertical-shaft engines.
John Deere provides application-specific Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and California Air Resources Board (CARB) approved field-installed propane conversion kits for specific John Deere Commercial Walk-Behind Mowers, QuikTrak Mowers, and ZTrak Mowers. The conversion kits include all components required to convert the engines to operate on propane fuel. Single-tank or dual-tank brackets (depending on the vehicle) are provided for securely holding the propane tank(s) to the vehicle.
Propane tanks are not included.
An optional altitude kit is required when operating at altitudes above 2000 ft (610 m). The operator’s manual provided with the propane conversion kit provides further details. Parts must be ordered separately through John Deere Parts.
Advantages of John Deere propane conversion kits include:
Propane tank mounting bracket options:
Optional tank configurations and sizes are available to provide operators the ability to tailor for run time:
NOTE: Reference the Propane and Attachment Compatibility Chart to determine tank configurations that are compatible.
|Average consumption (lb [kg]/hr)||3.9 (1.8)||4.2 (1.9)||4.2 (1.9)||5.8 (2.6)|
|Run time (hours) with 20-lb (9.1-kg) tank||5.1||4.8||4.8||3.4|
|Run time (hours) with 33.5-lb (15.2-kg) tank||Not available||8.0||8.0||5.8|
|Run time (hours) with 43.5-lb (19.7-kg) tank||Not available||10.4||10.4||7.5|
NOTE: Conversion to propane is not intended for units with engines having more than 250 hours of use.
Commercial Walk-Behind Mowers
|WG Series||WH Series||WHP Series|
|Engine displacement||603 cc||603 cc||603 cc||603 cc||603 cc||603 cc||726 cc||603 cc||603 cc||603 cc||726 cc|
|Propane kit model number||Not available||Not available||Not available||FS603cc||FS603cc||FS603cc||FS726cc||FS603cc||FS603cc||FS603cc||FS726cc|
|E Series||M Series||R Series|
|Model||652E||636M||648M||652M||648R||652R||652R EFI||661R||661R EFI|
|Engine model||FX691V||FS600V||FX691V||FX691V||FX691V||FX730V||ECV740 EFI||FX730V||ECV740 EFI|
|Engine displacement||726 cc||603 cc||726 cc||726 cc||726 cc||726 cc||747 cc||726 cc||747 cc|
|Propane kit model number||FX726cc||Not available||Not available||Not available||FX726cc||FX726cc||Not available||FX726cc||Not available|
Commercial ZTrak Mowers
|E Series||M Series||R Series|
|Model||Z915E||Z920M||Z925M FF||Z930M||Z945M EFI||Z950M||Z955M EFI||Z960M||Z930R||Z950R||Z970R|
|Engine model||CV742||FX730V||FCV740||FX801V||ECV850 EFI||FX850V||ECV860J EFI||FX921V||FX801V||FX850V||FX1000V|
|Engine displacement||747 cc||726 cc||747 cc||852 cc||824 cc||852 cc||824 cc||999 cc||852 cc||852 cc||999 cc|
|Propane kit model number||Not available||FX726cc*||Not available||FX852cc*||Not available||FX852cc*||Not available||Not available||FX852cc*||FX852cc*||Not available|
Worthington tanks are manufactured by Worthington Industries, Inc.
All of the controls on a WHP Series Mower are within comfortable reach of the operator.
The location and operation of the following controls on all models offer greater convenience, improved productivity, and increased safety:
The WHP Series Mowers are equipped with an infinitely-variable hydrostatic drive system with reverse, which does the following:
John Deere commercial mower decks have always demonstrated quality, performance, and durability. The 7-gauge, 0.179-in. (4.6-mm) fabricated floating mower deck delivers an extremely high-quality cut in diverse conditions.
Rubber, wide-profile, flat-free front caster wheels provide a smooth cut.
Wide and large drive wheels provide excellent traction with low turf compaction. They also provide maximum curb climbing. The square shoulder improves hillside performance.
The tire sizes for the WH Series models are as follows:
A 3-cu ft (85-L) capacity grass catcher is available as an attachment for field conversion. Made of strong yet lightweight steel, the grass catcher provides an easy means for collecting thatch and leaves.
The grass-collecting system offers the following features:
An exclusive, two-year, single-source, bumper-to-bumper warranty is for all John Deere commercial mowing equipment. The warranty is best in class and places John Deere at the forefront of commercial mowing. It is hassle free, with one company handling all of the paperwork.
|Displacement||36.8 cu in.
|Crankcase capacity||With filter, 1.8 U.S. qt
|Operating speed||3,600 rpm|
|Idle Speed||1,550 rpm|
|Governor||Flyweight all speed governor|
|Cooling system||Air cooled|
|Air cleaner||Dual element|
|Fuel tank capacity||5.8 U.S. gal.
|Fuel delivery system||Carburetor|
|Fuel tank switch/Shut off valve||Shut off valve|
|Filler neck opening|
|Fuel pickup||Top draw|
|Operator presence starting system||Standard|
|Transmission||Hydrostatic, pistol grip direction control, Hydro-Gear pumps 10 cc|
|Outside to outside tire measurement||35 in.
|Caster wheels||9x3.5-4, flat free|
|Speed range||Forward, 0-7 mph
Reverse, 0-3 mph
|Type||Mechanical lever to engage brake|
|Length with deck||79.5 in.
|Width||With deflector, 48.4 in.
Fabricated steel, 7 gauge
V-beltBlade tip speed
Approximately 18,000 fpm
5,486 m/minCutting height
3.8-12.7 cmWidth (chute up)
Floating style, 36 in.
|Warranty||24 month, single source commercial|