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I'm replacing the centrifical clutch pulley on a 12 hp

I'm replacing the centrifical...

I'm replacing the centrifical clutch pulley on a 12 hp Tecumseh (sawmill) engine is OHM 120 YTPXS3582AC, they have 3 rpm startings 1200, 1800, 3000 rpm. what do I need?

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?

Yes

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

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Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

Clutch is 1" bore 3" diameter, 5/8 belt

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Go with the 1200 rpm clutch, you want clutch to engage at lower speed, to lighten the load on the drive and blade. A 3000 rpm would not fully engage until engine was at 3000 rpm!

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