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Power King 1217 tractor

Power King 1217 Specs


Manufacturer Power King (a part of Engineering Products Company)
Type Garden tractor
Factory Waukesha, Wisconsin, USA


Engine 17HP Kohler 691cc 2-cyl gasoline
Fuel tank 5 gal


Chassis 4x2 2WD
Steering manual
Brakes disc
Cab Open operator station.

Tractor hitch

Type sleeve hitch (optional)

Dimensions & Tires

Wheelbase 48 inches
Front tire 16x6.50-8
Rear tire 23x10.50-12


  • 8-speed gear
  • hydrostatic

Power Take-off (PTO)

Rear PTO independent (optional)
Rear RPM 2000
Front PTO independent
Clutch electro-magnetic


  • 42" mid-mount mower deck
  • snowblower
  • blade


Ground negative
Charging amps 15
Battery volts 12

Power King 1217 engine specs

Engine Detail

Engine Detail
  • Kohler KT17
  • gasoline
  • 2-cylinder
  • air-cooled horizontal-shaft
Displacement 691 cc
Bore/Stroke 3.125x2.75 inches
Power 17 hp
Starter electric
Starter volts 12

Power King 1217 transmission

Transmissions overview

Transmissions overview
  • 8-speed gear
  • hydrostatic


Type shaft-driven gear
Gears 8 forward and 2 reverse
Transmission Four gears, plus reverse, with two-speed transaxle.

Power King 1217 dimensions


Lawn/turf front 16x6.50-8
Lawn/turf rear 23x10.50-12


Wheelbase 48 inches
Length 68 inches
Width 41 inches
Height (steering wheel) 42.5 inches

Power King 1217 attachments

Attachment overview

Attachment overview
  • 42" mid-mount mower deck
  • Snowblower
  • Blade
  • Garden tractors are capable of using tillers, plows, or other ground-engaging attachments. TractorData does not list details of these attachments.

Power King 1217 photos