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Cub Cadet

Tank S LP

  • Engine: 852 or 999cc Kawasaki LP
  • Trans.: Hydrostatic
  • Cut width: 60 and 72 inches
  • Feature: Liquid propane provides various benefits, including reduced emissions, lower fuel costs, longer engine life and run times and less engine maintenance. This model meets current and future EPA emissions standards.

Grasshopper

MaxTorque

  • Engine: Diesel, up to 30 hp
  • Trans.: Hydrostatic
  • Cut width: 52, 61 and 72 inches
  • Feature: Mid and front-mounted DuraMax decks trim while mowing around obstacles. Mowers feature Ultimate Operator Station, ComfortZone seat, PowerFold electric deck lift option, Access-Eze and View-Eze console.

Kesmac

Transportable Reel Mower

  • Engine: Attachment
  • Trans.: N/A
  • Cut width: 11.25 to 25 feet
  • Feature: Available with Single-Point Adjustment, which allows quick, easy reel adjustment with a single knob. The scissor-like cut of the mowers can be maintained quickly and cheaply.

Seago

Allen XR16 QC

  • Engine: 57cc Honda GXV
  • Trans.: N/A
  • Cut width: 16 inches
  • Feature: This model hovers for easy slope mowing. It features a self-cleaning air intake, QC System or Flexiblade cutting system, increased impeller efficiency, electric operator presence control and ABS plastic deck.

Snapper Pro

S200xt

  • Engine: 28 hp B&S Vanguard
  • Trans.: Hydro-Gear ZT-5400
  • Cut width: 61 inches
  • Feature: Twin 5-gallon, rotational-molded fuel tanks with larger filler neck, iCD cutting deck, ZT-5400 Hydro-Gear commercial powertrains and two-stage industrial air cleaner.

Ariens EverRide

Fury

  • Engine: 19, 23 and 25 hp Kawasaki
  • Trans.: Hydrostatic
  • Cut width: 48, 52 and 61 inches
  • Feature: Fabricated flat deck for mulching

Ariens Gravely

Pro-Turn 200

  • Engine: 27 and 31 hp Kawasaki FX
  • Trans.: ZT-5400 pump and wheel motor
  • Cut width: 52, 60 and 66 inches
  • Feature: Fabricated, welded X-Factor Deck

Big Dog Mowers

X Series

  • Engine: Kawasaki, Kohler, B&S
  • Trans.: Hydro-Gear pumps, Parker motors
  • Cut width: 52 and 60 inches
  • Feature: Cutting heights from 1 to 5.5 inches

BOB-CAT

FastCat Pro 61

  • Engine: 23 hp B&S, 24 hp Kawasaki
  • Trans.: Hydro-Gear ZT-3400
  • Cut width: 61 inches
  • Feature: Seven adjustable anti-scalp rollers

Country Clipper

JAZee

  • Engine: 24 hp Kohler Courage Pro
  • Trans.: Hydro-Gear, dual hydrostatic
  • Cut width: 48 and 52 inches
  • Feature: Joystick or dual-lever steering option

Dixie Chopper

Magnum 2750, 2760

  • Engine: 27 hp B&S
  • Trans.: Hydro-Gear ZT-3400
  • Cut width: 50 and 60 inches
  • Feature: Operator-controlled discharge chute

Dixon

Grizzly SE

  • Engine: 29 and 34 hp Kawasaki
  • Trans.: 12 and 16cc pump and motor
  • Cut width: 60 and 72 inches
  • Feature: Rugged, welded tube frame

Encore Mfg.

Encore Front-Cut Fuzion

  • Engine: 17 hp Kawasaki
  • Trans.: Hydro-Gear
  • Cut width: 48 inches
  • Feature: Electric deck lift, height adjustment

Ferris

HydroDrive

  • Engine: 16 hp B&S Vanguard
  • Trans.: Dual hydros
  • Cut width: 48 inches
  • Feature: Cutting heights from 1.5 to 4.5 inches

Husqvarna

PZ Series

  • Engine: Kohler, Kawasaki
  • Trans.: Hydro-Gear pumps, Parker wheel motors
  • Cut width: 54 to 72 inches
  • Feature: Ground speeds up to 12 mph

John Deere

ZTrak Pro 900

  • Engine: 22, 26, 27, 29, 31, 34, 37 hp
  • Trans.: Ground-drive
  • Cut width: 48, 54, 60 and 72 inches
  • Feature: Mulch-On-Demand capability

Kubota

ZD323

  • Engine: 23 hp Kubota
  • Trans.: 2-HST with gear reduction
  • Cut width: 60 inches
  • Feature: Oscillating front axle, integral lift

Land Pride

ZTi Series

  • Engine: 26 or 31 hp Kawasaki
  • Trans.: Hydraulic motor and pump
  • Cut width: 60 and 72 inches
  • Feature: Lockable floating front axle

Scag Power Equip.

V-Ride

  • Engine: 20, 24 and 26 hp Kawasaki FX
  • Trans.: Dual Hydro-Gear pumps/wheel motors
  • Cut width: 36, 48 and 52 inches
  • Feature: Advantage or Velocity Plus decks

Schulte Industries

FX180 Rotary Cutter

  • Engine: Attachment
  • Trans.: N/A
  • Cut width: 180 inches
  • Feature: Super Suction .5-by-4-inch blades

Toro

GrandStand

  • Engine: 18, 19, 20, 23, 24, 26 hp Kawasaki
  • Trans.: Hydrostatic
  • Cut width: 36, 40, 48, 52 and 60 inches
  • Feature: Turbo Force cutting deck

Wright

Stander

  • Engine: 17 to 25 hp
  • Trans.: Hydrostatic
  • Cut width: 48, 52 and 61 inches
  • Feature: Suspension platform for smooth ride

Yard Shark

YSK2151Z

  • Engine: 21 hp Kawasaki
  • Trans.: Dual-path hydraulic
  • Cut width: 51 inches
  • Feature: Heavy-gauge rear bumper and grill

Yazoo Kees

Mid-Max ZT

  • Engine: 22 and 24 hp Kawasaki
  • Trans.: Hydro-Gear ZT-3400
  • Cut width: 52 and 61 inches
  • Feature: Front casters with 6.5-inch tires

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