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Features & Specs

  • MowMentumdrive system adjusts ground speed
  • One-lever wheel adjuster
  • Easily adjustable handlebar
  • In-store pickup or delivery available
EngineElectric-start, 190 cc (11.6 cu in.), overhead-valve
Engine Power11.86 Nm (8.75 lb-ft) gross torque per SAE J1940
Mower Deck55.88 cm (22 in.) steel
Mower Discharge3-in-1
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    JS48 Steel Deck Mowers

    Meet the walk behinds that can match your stride.

    • 55.88 cm (22 in.) deck design with rear discharge and 3-in-1 blades
    • Unique MowMentum™ System … speed is dictated by how far you pivot the handle
    • One-lever wheel adjuster quickly changes cut height from 3 cm (1.2 in.) to 10.67 cm (4.2 in.)
    • Fresh start fuel cap helps prevent stale gas



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