737/757 Height Of Cut Setting

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by JOEWOOD, May 30, 2005.

  1. JOEWOOD

    JOEWOOD LawnSite Member
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    On my 737 the Height Of Cut Knob Arrow does not line up with the Inch Increments, is there any accuracy with this system?

    With your 7 Iron Deck above a level concrete surface, how many inches from floor to deck bottom will give you a 3 inch cut?

    TIA...Joe :dizzy:
     
  2. TLS

    TLS LawnSite Fanatic
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    Most ZTR's height of cut accuracy changes over time with wear. Mine is 1/4" off.

    Measure from floor to blade.
     
  3. DLCS

    DLCS LawnSite Platinum Member
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    Both of my 757's are off about a 1/4". You can adjust it and make it accurate but its not really worth the effort. The owners manual tells how its done. Get yourself one of those JD gauges that measure blade height.
     
  4. Tider6972

    Tider6972 LawnSite Senior Member
    from Alabama
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    Set your tire pressure first, then set your deck rake, then your blade height.
     
  5. JOEWOOD

    JOEWOOD LawnSite Member
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    Thank you so much for your advice fella's!

    Joe... :waving:
     

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