32" hydro

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by dbankspc, Apr 4, 2008.

  1. dbankspc

    dbankspc LawnSite Member
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    Does anyone know anyone if anybody makes a 32" dual hydro walk-behind. Almost all of my gates are exactly 36" wide, my 32" gear drive barely fits.
    thanks
     
  2. jaybird24

    jaybird24 LawnSite Senior Member
    from midwest
    Posts: 623

    Check out the Wright Stander- they have a 32" and more compact than a walk behind.
     
  3. grass2cash

    grass2cash LawnSite Member
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  4. colawn

    colawn LawnSite Member
    from co
    Posts: 141

    I have exmark 32 hydros but I think they quit making them in 06. I think wright still makes them but that is the only company...
     
  5. dbankspc

    dbankspc LawnSite Member
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    thanks for the replys. I acually aspire for a Wrght stander, can't afford it. I didn't think about them making a 32 hydro walk. They do, I checked, that may be the ticket.
     
  6. lil_cote_93

    lil_cote_93 LawnSite Member
    from ON
    Posts: 196

    why are hydros so much better, sorry for the nooob question.
     
  7. lawnwizards

    lawnwizards LawnSite Silver Member
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    dont have to worry about belts slipping when wet, dont have to worry about stopping to shift if you wanna go into a higher gear. instant reverse. is that good or shall i go on? :laugh:
     
  8. Kilroy

    Kilroy LawnSite Member
    from KY
    Posts: 63

    I wish they'd make them again. Naturally, since they stopped making them, I've found numerous places where 32 hydros would work great. And, since I've had such great success with Exmark and my Exmark dealer, I haven't been able to bring myself to buy another brand. Might have to eventually.
     
  9. ed2hess

    ed2hess LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 13,328

    We had two 32" Scag belt drive units and they seem to oka in wet conditions. We also had a 36" Snapper and it definitely did not work when it got wet. The pulley spring forces system on the Scag just seems better...with new belts I never seen any slippage in rain.
     
  10. GPDesign1

    GPDesign1 LawnSite Senior Member
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