TAG: Jacobsen

A Look Back: Way to mow

January 19, 2021By
Mower technology has come a long way since 1992. (Photo: John Deere)

In this article from January 1992, experts from Jacobsen, John Deere, Kubota, Kohler and Briggs & Stratton offer tips and tricks for keeping mowers humming. read more

Jacobsen unveils two zero-turn mowers

October 31, 2017By

Jacobsen, a Textron Specialized Vehicles company, launched the ZT900 and ZT1000 zero-turn mowers. The models are an extension of the Z series, which launched the ZT400 and ZT600. “We are very excited to introduce these two new additions to the Jacobsen zero-turn series,” said Rachel Thompson, vice president of Turf at Textron Specialized Vehicles. “Quality, reliability, and productivity are central... read more

Jacobsen: ZT Series

October 31, 2017By

With industry leading features, Jacobsen’s new ZT series delivers dependable performance and professional results. The ZT600 is available with up to a 23.5-hp. Kawasaki FX or a 25-hp Kohler® Confidant EFI engine, 48-, 54- and 60-in. width of cut options, and a ground speed of up to 10.5 mph. The ZT600 utilizes Parker transmissions for the smoothest drive and 1,000 hour... read more

Jacobsen intros new zero-turn series

November 9, 2016By

Jacobsen launched its new ZT400 and ZT600 zero-turn mower series. The ZT400 is available with a 24-hp Kawasaki or a 25-hp Briggs & Stratton engine; 48-, 54-, or 60-inch width of cut; and ground speeds of up to 9 mph. The ZT600 is available with up to a 24-hp Kawasaki FX or a 25-hp Kohler Confidant EFI engine; 48-, 54- and 60-inch... read more

Jacobsen combines with Textron Specialized Vehicles

October 27, 2016By

Textron, will combine the operations of its subsidiary companies Textron Specialized Vehicles (TSV) and Jacobsen and cease operations in Charlotte, N.C., by the close of 2017. Jacobsen manufactures professional and “prosumer” turf care equipment under the Jacobsen, Dixie Chopper and Ransomes brands. Textron Specialized Vehicles designs and manufactures several vehicle and equipment lines for commercial and consumer use, including E-Z-GO... read more

Jacobsen’s new Professional Series

June 24, 2016By

Jacobsen, a Textron Inc. company, recently announced the launch of the all-new Professional Series commercial-grade mowers and utility vehicles. The flagship of Jacobsen’s new Professional Series is the RZT line of ride-on zero turn mowers, which provide the power and performance to handle any turf job with ease. The RZT mows up to 5.3 acres per hour with either a... read more