TAG: mowers

Oregon 120V Professional Series grows with 21-inch mower and handheld blower

October 9, 2019By

Oregon announced the expansion of the 120V Professional Series suite of battery-powered landscaping equipment with the addition of a self-propelled 21-inch commercial walk-behind mower and a new handheld blower. Both tools promise performance in any weather and utilize the platform’s robust battery technology, says the company. “Our new mower and handheld blower continue to round out our collection of professional-grade... read more

Cub Cadet: PRO Z 972 SDL

October 5, 2019By

The Cub Cadet® PRO Z™ 972 SDL can mow up to a 25-degree hillside, or 46 percent grade, and comes equipped with a self-leveling air-ride seat, which automatically levels 15 degrees side to side to improve operator comfort when mowing steep hillsides. The PRO Z 972 SDL is outfitted with a powerful 35 hp Kawasaki® engine and a triple-plated steel... read more

Briggs rolls out new Ferris mowers

October 4, 2019By

Briggs & Stratton Corp. introduced the new Ferris ISX2200 and ISX3300 mowers — an upgrade from the IS2100 and IS3200 units. These mowers feature an updated bumper, a unique rollover protection system (ROPS) design and ForeFront Suspension System, an independent suspension system, according to the company. “The ForeFront Suspension System proves we are committed to building mowers that deliver a... read more

Exmark rolls out gas-powered 96-inch Lazer Z X-Series zero-turn mower

October 1, 2019By
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Exmark introduced the gas-powered 96-inch Lazer Z X-Series zero-turn mower. Powered by a Kohler Command Pro EFI air-cooled engine and equipped with Exmark’s patented RED Technology, the new machine features a durable UltraCut Flex Wing cutting deck with a 48-inch center deck and two 24-inch wing decks. By cutting more grass with fewer operators, the 96-inch Lazer Z X-Series enables... read more

John Deere unveils augmented reality experience

August 26, 2019By

John Deere unveiled an augmented reality experience that allows Apple iPhone or iPad users to interact with a virtual John Deere Z994R Diesel ZTrak zero-turn mower and explore its physical features. With the new feature, customers can use their iPhone to drop the mower into their surroundings, whether it be their yard or in their work cubicle, according to the... read more

A Look Back: Choosing a mower

August 15, 2019By

“Let’s face it: Choosing a mower is not an easy task,” wrote Heide Aungst, associate editor of Weeds, Trees and Turf (Landscape Management’s former name) in the November 1986 issue of the magazine. With so many new innovations, choosing a mower can be as tough today as it was then. One thing that has certainly evolved to make mowers more... read more