ASV RC60 smooth turf tracks??

Discussion in 'Heavy Equipment & Pavement' started by tcjim, Feb 9, 2011.

  1. tcjim

    tcjim LawnSite Member
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    Has anyone used the turf tracks on the asv RC60? thinking about using them. I work on ahtletic fields and like the light footprint. Asked this question before but forget where I asked it.
     
  2. mag360

    mag360 LawnSite Silver Member
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    No experience here but I have an rc30 and curious about them too.
     
  3. juststartin

    juststartin LawnSite Senior Member
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    I have always thought the stock asv tread was extremely turf freindly
     
  4. tcjim

    tcjim LawnSite Member
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    They are great as long as you don't make turns. thought maybe the smooth tracks wouldn't tear the turf in the turns
     
  5. manatarms

    manatarms LawnSite Member
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    How do you like the RC60? I've been looking at them lately and just haven't pulled the trigger. Turf tracks are high on my list of interesting items if I get one....

    -Mark
     
  6. tcjim

    tcjim LawnSite Member
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    I love it. It is so maneuverable and has plenty of digging power for me. Turf tracks should be a real plus
     
  7. tcjim

    tcjim LawnSite Member
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    I have an RC60, not an RC-30
     
  8. kgserv

    kgserv LawnSite Member
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    i have never had an issue with stock asv trax on turf. i have seen turf trax uesd and u can turn on grass with out an issue. but if you use turf trax on rough surface it will rough them up. i have a 30. by the way you all know terex bought asv and all the new units and parts are black and white.
     
  9. mag360

    mag360 LawnSite Silver Member
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    Just found a site that sells green tracks for the rc50/60 for around $1800 each. Couldn't find them for the rc30 but I'm guessing $1500 or so. I'm thinking aftermarket sources are limited for these things - might be worth a shot for $3000/3600 respectively
     
  10. swanny

    swanny LawnSite Senior Member
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