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36" Snowblower on 712H

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I'm thinking about my snowblower on the 712H this year instead of using my walk behind 9HP Craftsman snowblower.


1. More Allis seat time (potentially)

2. Itching to try it out

3. Keeps the Tecumseh gas-leaker out of the front shed ( I need to put a new bowl on the carb)


1. Would be a tight fit and not leave much room for working on the tractors

2. Need to find that right size belt to drive the blower off the PTO ( I do have the hitch that Rod made for me so it should not be too difficult)

3. I am a little concerned about how far these blowers can throw the snow... my neighbors are pretty close.

4. A walk behind can turn on a dime where the tractor cannot


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You should be able to limit the distance it throws. There should be a deflector on the chute, that you can adjust.

The walk behind is good for walks, tight spots, cleanup work. Fix the gas leak, though.

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