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grassman177
01-21-2011, 08:05 PM
in another thread you posted a picture of the wieght kit for them, and it looks nice and i thank you for that.

i have a question though. my dealer has priced them for me, but shipping weight is about 17lbs.

is the total kit with all wieghts 17lbs? or are each individual wieght 17lbs?

i need to know if the kit is one weight, or all three wieghts pictured, and total weight of each individual weight etc.

trying to discern if i buy the kit, then if i have to purchase additional weights or all of them come with it? and how much total can be placed on the mower?

grassman177
01-25-2011, 03:32 PM
bump...............

The Toro Company
01-26-2011, 09:48 AM
Hi Grassman 177,

There is one weight per kit. Each kit does come with additional, progressively longer bolts. The more weights, the longer the bolts. There is not a "weight chart" to suggest how many weights are recommended per operator weight. The dealer will have to order a kit to see if it is adequate, then order additional as needed. The number of weights is also dependent upon the terrain being mowed. A large operator, going uphill, may require additional weights to keep the front end down.

The Toro Company

grassman177
01-26-2011, 09:51 AM
large operator is me, ahhaha

thanks for the clarifications. just what i needed to know.