TAG: Dixie Chopper

Alamo Group acquires Dixie Chopper from Textron Outdoor Power Equipment

August 14, 2019By

Alamo Group acquired the assets of the Dixie Chopper business from Textron Outdoor Power Equipment, a subsidiary of Textron. Dixie Chopper manufactures a wide range of commercial and high-end residential mowing equipment. The business, which is currently based in Greencastle, Ind., has been serving that market for nearly 40 years. Ron Robinson, Alamo Group’s president and CEO said, “We are pleased to... read more

Dixie Chopper launches Eagle Series

October 31, 2017By

Dixie Chopper launched the Eagle Series. “We can’t wait to launch the Eagle series to the industry,” said Matt Jackson, product manager of Dixie Chopper. “The series is faster, more powerful and more productive than anything we have created before. With features like OCDC and the InCommand Console offering keyless ignition and SoftStart clutch engagement, we’re confident that the Eagle series... read more

Dixie Chopper: BlackHawk Series

August 3, 2017By

The new BlackHawk and BlackHawk HP models by Dixie Chopper are available with engine horsepower up to 25 hp from Kohler, Kawasaki and Briggs & Stratton. Deck options include a 48-, 54- and 60-in. The BlackHawk’s drive system delivers unparalleled smooth steering.  Full control is at your fingertips with the BlackHawk HP’s InCommand™ console featuring a “Soft Start” keyless ignition for... read more

Companies in the News: Ruppert adds nametags to field uniforms; Ditch Witch holds demo event; Dixie partners with NASCAR driver

May 3, 2017By

Ruppert Landscape has updated its uniform standards and will now require all field personnel in the company’s landscape management division to wear a nametag. The nametag, which will be worn in the safety vest pocket, will include the employee’s name, title and years of service. Field personnel at all 15 branches should be equipped within the month. “In today’s fast-paced... read more

Dixie Chopper: Silver Eagle series

December 5, 2016By

Mow more and pay less with the Silver Eagle series, now available with a 72-inch deck. The 72-inch Elite X deck design, featuring industry leading blade overlap, is the staple piece to Dixie Chopper’s reputation of cleanly cutting all types of grass. The Silver Eagle is also available in 50- and 60-inch deck widths. Choose from a Kawasaki FX or... read more

Dixie Chopper debuts BlackHawk series

October 26, 2016By

Dixie Chopper rolled out a new zero-turn mower series, named the BlackHawk. Comprising 11 models, both the BlackHawk and BlackHawk HP come standard with a foot-operated operator controlled discharge chute. The BlackHawk comes equipped with up to a 24 hp Kawasaki and 25 hp Briggs and Stratton engines for a ground speed of up to 9 mph. It features 48-, 54-... read more