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Default Wisconsin: twin cylinder dimensions

I have fallen deep in love with the sound of these twins idle. I would like to find one and retrofit into a garden tractor. Does anyone have rough dimensions of one- H, W, D. Nothing exact needed. Thanks in advance.
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Default Re: Wisconsin: twin cylinder dimensions

Go online and look at the manuals for them. Every dimension you want is printed.
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Default Re: Wisconsin: twin cylinder dimensions

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Go online and look at the manuals for them. Every dimension you want is printed.
Hmm. I've looked through several 80+ page manuals and don't see dimensions listed.
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Default Re: Wisconsin: twin cylinder dimensions

The two bangers are about 20" tall, 16" wide, and 22" long (crankshaft).
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Default Re: Wisconsin: twin cylinder dimensions

A tad big to stuff into a Panzer T70
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Default Re: Wisconsin: twin cylinder dimensions

There was a video on here a while back of one on the front of a older cub cadet. search and you might find it. may be gone by now, I do not know how long videos are kept.
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Default Re: Wisconsin: twin cylinder dimensions

Hi,

Had one in a Bolens tractor when I was a kid. Not stock for sure. We were roto-tilling Illinois clay and the stock 10hp Wisconsin was weak. Dad made a pulley for the back that fit the taper and had several v-belt grooves. Worked well for 20 years. You could start it easily by throwing the flywheel with the mag.

I'm with the OP. I like the sound of them chugging away.

The tractor is long gone. I grabbed the engine and it is sitting back in the shop. I'm older now. I have no idea how I lifted that thing! They are like two engines as there are 2 heads on mine.

Good luck on your conversion. It does make the tractor a bit heavy in the steering.

Enjoy,

Keith
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Default Re: Wisconsin: twin cylinder dimensions

I put a Wisconsin twin on a 1978 Sears garden tractor. Bolted right on but since it was wider than the factory Tecumseh I had to make a jack-shaft to get the drive belt back inside the frame.
Oh, and I also had to modify the hood just a little.
BTW, the dimensions are HEAVY long, by HEAVY wide, by HEAVY tall.
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Default Re: Wisconsin: twin cylinder dimensions

Oh, and HEAVY too.
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Default Re: Wisconsin: twin cylinder dimensions

What is the diameter of the crankshaft output?
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