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Old 03-31-2013, 09:15 PM
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Best zero turn for a bad back?

I had to have a back operation this past offseason and I run a bobcat fastcat pro that I live but it's a rough rider on the back. I'm think about getting a new zero turn with better suspension. What would you recommend? Thanks for the help
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Old 03-31-2013, 09:16 PM
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Find smoother yards.
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Old 03-31-2013, 09:29 PM
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Lol I wish they were all smooth
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Old 03-31-2013, 09:32 PM
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I would look at a SCAG cheetah or a ferris 3100
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Old 03-31-2013, 09:33 PM
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I don't think ztrs and bad backs go together.
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Old 03-31-2013, 09:33 PM
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Put a Grammer seat on your Bobcat. http://www.ebay.com/itm/New-grammer-...-/170872875203
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Old 03-31-2013, 09:39 PM
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Ferris it's like riding on a cloud.
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Old 03-31-2013, 09:42 PM
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Ferris it's like riding on a cloud.
Cheetah is like riding a cloud thats on a cloud
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Old 03-31-2013, 09:42 PM
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Ferris has a great ride and cut.... Get a 2000 or 3100... I have both...
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Old 03-31-2013, 09:50 PM
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  • Buy a stander (but then your knees would go out too)
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  • Scag Cheetah with suspension platform (whole body is isolated from shock)
  • Ferris with independent suspension
  • Bad Boy with independent rubber shock absorbers and I think Grammer suspension seat
  • Hustler with Flex Forks and Suspension seat
  • Buy an airbag suspension seat from Grammer for your current mower
  • Buy an add-on suspension system for your current mower seat

Perfect setup IMO: Scag Cheetah with a suspension seat added. Excellent cutting deck, speed, and comfort.
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