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Old 07-27-2010, 01:12 PM
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Ariens a Good Mower

I was just wondering if Ariens is a good mower? I just sold my Gravely and I have a cheap buget and I looked at The ariens 42 inch deck ride on mower and it looked like a good mower but I have never used or had a Ariens so I was wondering if it is?
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Old 07-27-2010, 04:11 PM
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it has a junk engine in it, if you are talking about the one they sell at home depot. When I looked at one for shits and giggles the engine didn't even have a brand name on it, but it looked like a briggs.
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Old 07-27-2010, 10:42 PM
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Ariens and Gravely are the same company. Gravey is generally the commercial brand, ariens the homeowner brand. However, some homeowner use models are branded under the Gravely name. Dont know if that helps any or not.
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Old 08-16-2010, 10:58 PM
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I have the 42 Zoom that came from Home depot. I am not saying it is the best out there, but it fits though back gates and it is fast enough for doing houses. It has a Briggs on it Just change the oil every month.
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Old 01-20-2011, 07:35 PM
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Ariens=homeowner Gravely
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Old 05-18-2011, 09:27 AM
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I have one 42in zoon ariens that works very well for when the other mower are being service that i use. What size to you have?
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