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Old 11-03-2017, 11:45 AM
Lee1935 Lee1935 is offline
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I have a pump on my 22hp LB2204 which powers a wood spliter. On big blocks if you aren't careful you can kill the engine. I suspect as long as you are careful your 17hp will easily handle the backhoe. My machine has a 3 speed pto and I have to use the the lowest speed
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