Originally Posted by ProStreetCamaro
I am with you here Jason. Why in the hell would somebody be cutting at 4.125? He is cutting the same type of grass that we cut and 3 to 3.5" is the typical summer cut height for northern fescue. I have never seen any mower leave a smooth carpet like cut at that height. The picture of the stripes above makes the stripes look good but look how shaggy the actual cut looks.
That was the same thing I thought. My Turf Tiger is great at laying grass down while my Exmark actually cuts it...
Then again if you are mowing at 4.5" and grass is thin and wispy this is gonna happen with any mower/deck combo.