Register free!

The Green Industry's Resource Center



Reply
 
Thread Tools   Display Modes
  #1  
Old 05-04-2014, 08:42 PM
surveyor7 surveyor7 is offline
LawnSite Member
 
Join Date: May 2014
Posts: 3
Advice on a comercial ZTR for my residence.

I have about 5 acres of most slopes and hills and some steep. With what's around here, I have narrowed it down to Cub Cadet Tank SZ, Ferris 3100, and have JD and Kubota. The real differences to me are the Tank SZ steering and the Ferris suspension. I can run the hills and slopes on a garden tractor with a good lean, but went through a lot of belt drive mowers and now its time to buck up. I think I want EFI, I know I'm getting 60".

I keep coming back to the Tank for some reason, seems like a good concept. My land is a little rough.

I've been mulling this over far to long and need to buy now and mow my grass.

Any input would be great and really appreciated!!!

Thanks
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 05-04-2014, 08:44 PM
Moose's Mowing's Avatar
Moose's Mowing Moose's Mowing is offline
LawnSite Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Posts: 444
Scag Tiger Cub...you're welcome
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 05-04-2014, 11:54 PM
nolimits76 nolimits76 is offline
LawnSite Member
 
Join Date: May 2014
Posts: 32
I'm not a pro, but looking to purchase a ZTR myself. Everyone I have looked at basically says they aren't for steep slopes. Not sure what you consider "steep". Most say anything more than 15 degrees and you shouldn't use their equipment.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump





Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ©1998 - 2012, LawnSite.comô - Moose River Media
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:11 AM.

Page generated in 0.05546 seconds with 9 queries