TAG: walk-behind mowers

Top uses for small walk-behind mowers

November 14, 2019By
Toro mower (Photo: Toro)

When determining what type of mower to use, it’s important to first look at the site, says Paul Fraynd, CEO of Sun Valley Landscaping in Omaha, Neb. Often, small, tight areas such as parking lot islands, fenced-in backyards, hillsides and spaces with a lot of obstacles call for smaller mowers. Sun Valley Landscaping uses 21- and 30-inch mowers for many... read more

Snapper adds QPT series mowers

June 25, 2019By
Photo: Snapper

Snapper added Quiet Power Technology (QPT) from Briggs & Stratton on new line of walk-behind mowers. read more

John Deere unveils new line of walk-behind mowers

October 31, 2018By

John Deere unveiled its new line of M and R Series Commercial Walk-Behind Mowers. With six models—including W36M, W48M, W36R, W48R, W52R and W61R—the new walk-behind mowers address customer needs of productivity, operator comfort, weight distribution and ground clearance, according to the company. “When speaking with customers, we specifically set out to understand the daily challenges they face with productivity... read more

Kubota: WG6-21 and WGC6-21 walk-behind mowers

January 12, 2018By

Kubota’s popular W Series commercial walk-behind mowers now include a 21-in. deck option with the introduction of the WG6-21 and WGC6-21 mowers. The cast aluminum deck with steel edge guards, and cast aluminum wheels with dual ball bearing and wide rubber tires, meet the demands of the lawn care professional. The 3-speed heavy-duty transmission is designed for performance and long... read more

Bob-Cat mower line to expand with acquisition

February 22, 2017By

Schiller Grounds Care acquired the assets of the Eastman Industries 21-inch commercial mower family. The mower line will be added to Schiller’s Bob-Cat brand of commercial mowers. “We’ve been looking to get back into the 21-inch walk-behind market for a while now, and the acquisition of this product was a perfect fit,” said Matt Donohue, brand director for Schiller Grounds... read more

Kubota: New Walk-Behind Mower Series

June 16, 2016By

Kubota introduces three new Commercial Walk-Behind mowers: a 36 in. gear drive model (WG14-36), a 48 in. hydrostatic drive model (WH15-48), and a 52 in. hydrostatic drive model (WHF19-52), each powered by reliable Kawasaki V-twin gas engines. The WG14-36 uses a 5-Speed gear drive transmission, while the WH15-48 uses proven Hydro-Gear variable displacement pumps with Parker wheel motors. All models... read more