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Old 02-28-2013, 10:24 PM
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Best Commercial Mower Walk-behind

I am looking at upgrading my commercial walk-behind. I currently have a 36 SCAG with a 15hp Kaw. I would like to possible go Hydro drive as the SCAG is a belt drive. I think I want to stay with a 36inch cut because of gates. Should I stay with a SCAG if I do this or should I look to something else for a Walk-behind? I would like a floating deck but don't need it either. Any help would be appreciated OR direction to another thread with this question as I could not find one that helped me. The only one I have looked at is EXMARK but don't know how their Walk-behind compares to a SCAG. Thanks
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Old 03-01-2013, 05:37 AM
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IMO scag and Exmark are the top two out there, I'm an exmark guy because I love the ECS so thats what I would recommend. But, if you are debating between the two, you'll be good either way.
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Old 03-01-2013, 11:24 AM
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...or keep your 36 as a gate-mower and get a wider-cut mower as well.

Staying w/in your brand will facilitate a lot when it comes to dealer support and/or a working knowledge when it comes time for repairs.

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Old 03-02-2013, 03:24 PM
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...or keep your 36 as a gate-mower and get a wider-cut mower as well.

Staying w/in your brand will facilitate a lot when it comes to dealer support and/or a working knowledge when it comes time for repairs.

Wanting new or used?
I have an Exmark ZTR and a Turf Tiger. I really have no need for a second walk behind. I thought about it and would rather take what money I get from the sale of the 36 SCAG and put it towards a hydro. I have too many gate houses and that 36 is the best cut. I would love to go to a 48 in for my bigger places but don't think its will happen because of gate issues
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Old 03-01-2013, 05:49 PM
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I love my bobcats to death! Scags are great mowers very well built but for the price difference I would go with bobcat!
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Old 03-02-2013, 02:43 AM
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Ferris is the best dont listen to anyone else they are stupid
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Old 03-03-2013, 12:17 PM
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Hmm guess I learned something new about myself today........
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Old 03-03-2013, 02:39 PM
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Ferris is the best dont listen to anyone else they are stupid
Yeah, Ferris hands down the best hydro walk behind out their the height of cut system is the quickest and easiest to use period. And you can't beat the price.
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Old 03-12-2013, 09:47 AM
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Dry Weight (lbs.)350
http://www.ferrisindustries.com/walk...pecifications/

Dry Weight (lbs.) 555

http://www.ferrisindustries.com/walk...control-dd-36/

This one is a monster .
Dry Weight (lbs.) 720

http://www.ferrisindustries.com/walk...pecifications/
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