TAG: Ferris

Briggs & Stratton launches new products at GIE+EXPO

October 30, 2019By

Briggs & Stratton Corp.’s family of brands, including Billy Goat, Ferris, Snapper Pro and Vanguard, introduced new products in power and electrification including: Vanguard Commercial Battery: The battery pack with battery management system, vehicle control unit and charger are designed to work seamlessly with each other. The new 48-v lithium-ion Vanguard Commercial Battery system will be first available in 5... read more

Briggs opens new manufacturing facility in Sherrill, N.Y.

September 25, 2019By

Briggs & Stratton Corp. employees and leaders alike gathered together to celebrate the grand opening of Briggs’ new manufacturing facility in Sherrill, N.Y., on Sept. 18. “We’ve seen tremendous double-digit growth, especially with our Snapper, Vanguard and Billy Goat brands,” said Todd Teske, chairman, president and CEO of Briggs. “We needed a facility like this.” The new facility in Sherrill... read more

Ferris: IS 3200

June 26, 2019By

The IS3200 is the most heavy-duty commercial mower in the Ferris line-up, offering the iCD™ cutting system, Hercules™ II spindles, independent suspension system, Vanguard® engine with Oil Guard™, and ground speeds up to 12 mph. The patented suspension system keeps the wheels in contact with the ground for faster mowing and a consistent cut. The system minimizes shock to the... read more

Ferris: SRS Z3X stand-on commercial mower

April 19, 2019By

Equip your crew for a new level of power and productivity with the Ferris® SRS™ Z3X stand-on commercial mower. This unit features a pivoting front axle with four radius rods to ensure all four wheels hold their contact – even when conditions get tough. The suspension platform system is adjustable for a large range of weights and operating conditions, optimizing... read more

Experts’ Tips: Striping using a walk-behind

April 10, 2019By
Striping with a walk-behind (Photo: iStock.com/Nastco)

The Challenge: Striping using a walk-behind John Deere Carl Agee Product marketing manager DO ensure the mower is equipped with a striping kit and that it provides smooth steering, allowing the operator to maintain straight lines. DO keep cut widths consistent on each pass and keep in mind that varying the applied pressure will change the contrast of the stripe.... read more

Experts’ Tips: Stand-on mowers

February 20, 2019By

Stand-on mowers Bob-Cat Co. Ron Scheffler Senior product manager When working with stand-on mowers, make sure to plan for fuel fill-ups. Whether you have a reserve tank or a fuel gauge on your mower, always make fuel checks part of your daily routine. This includes having an emergency gas can on your trailer. When you stand on the machine, be... read more