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Mower deck manufacture?

Postby SamsFarm » Thu Feb 04, 2021 3:17 pm

Is this a kub klipper from sun master?

It does have remanents of international decals on the sides.

Thank you!
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Re: Mower deck manufacture?

Postby Gary Dotson » Fri Feb 05, 2021 8:35 am

It's nothing like the Cub Clipper I had. I'm sure someone else will recognize it.

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Re: Mower deck manufacture?

Postby SONNY » Fri Feb 05, 2021 12:36 pm

Homemade

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Re: Mower deck manufacture?

Postby SamsFarm » Fri Feb 05, 2021 5:01 pm

To me it shows some resemblance the fast hitch deck that was just sold on the vine!

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Thats how I made the connection to ask!

Thank you!

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Re: Mower deck manufacture?

Postby SONNY » Sat Feb 06, 2021 1:27 pm

No provision for the gearbox drive. ---- nut on top of pulley and no connector, unless it's a different model all together. --- still looks homemade to me,---not that there is anything wrong with homemade, just makes it impossible to get parts for them unless you know for sure what the parts came from.

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Re: Mower deck manufacture?

Postby Cubfriend » Sat Feb 06, 2021 1:35 pm

I have a couple Sunmasters, but they don’t look like that. It looks like a lot of bracing and reinforcements have been added.
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Re: Mower deck manufacture?

Postby SamsFarm » Sat Feb 06, 2021 7:35 pm

If you look from the underside, the original part of the deck is all rotted.

Someone plated the top and added reinforcements.

Does Sun master make a 3 blade 60 inch deck?
If so please post a pic if you can.

Thank you!

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Re: Mower deck manufacture?

Postby Cubfriend » Sat Feb 06, 2021 9:07 pm

SamsFarm wrote:If you look from the underside, the original part of the deck is all rotted.

Someone plated the top and added reinforcements.

Does Sun master make a 3 blade 60 inch deck?
If so please post a pic if you can.

Thank you!


Sunmaster does make a 59” three blade deck. I have a couple of them but unfortunately no pictures of them here. I’m quite a ways from them. Google may have some images of them online.
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Re: Mower deck manufacture?

Postby SamsFarm » Sat Feb 06, 2021 10:04 pm

Cubfriend wrote:Google may have some images of them online.

Tried looking for pics on the net with no luck yet

Thank you!

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Re: Mower deck manufacture?

Postby Gary Dotson » Sun Feb 07, 2021 8:26 am

It's been over twenty years since I had the Cub Clipper but yes, 3 blade 59". It had just 3 pulleys, a three groove on the center spindle and a single groove on each outer spindle, all the same size, about 4 1/2", or so. It did not have a large pulley, like yours. I just did the math in my head, I sold that thing 30 years ago this summer! Wow, time flies!

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Re: Mower deck manufacture?

Postby staninlowerAL » Sun Feb 07, 2021 5:02 pm

It resembles a Pennington in some ways, one is the 3 belt sheave on the center spindle. The picture was posted on the Forum several years ago, I don't remember who posted it.
cub mower penn clipLt.jpg


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