Bobcat ztr?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by MONTE, Jun 15, 2008.

  1. MONTE

    MONTE LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 793

    Anyone have experience with one? I demoed one for a day last week and was impressed with it. I would be currious to any comments regurarding bobcats good or bad!
     
  2. Icepuck72

    Icepuck72 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 322

    When I was researching, I asked a bunch of people too. Most didn't have a lot of positives to say about them, but nothing too negative either and these were folks that have used pretty much everything.

    I can tell you this though...I have a friend that works at a BobCat dealer, and he sent me to an Exmark dealer, if that says anything.
     
  3. lawns Etc

    lawns Etc LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,272

    They are the most popular in my area they are workhorses I know of several with 2-3k hrs and still strong awesome stripes and dependable and you can get parts almost anywhere
     
  4. ProStreetCamaro

    ProStreetCamaro LawnSite Platinum Member
    Posts: 4,103

    Cant go wrong with a bobcat mower. They have been around forever and have always cut good and been reliable mowers.
     
  5. STIHL GUY

    STIHL GUY LawnSite Fanatic
    from CT
    Posts: 5,225

    my bobcat is the best investment i have made
     
  6. kjslawn

    kjslawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 618

    Has anyone use the 61" with a 37hp Kaw?
     
  7. Tharrell

    Tharrell LawnSite Silver Member
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    Listen, "rumor, rumor, hearsay, rumor hearsay--he said it, I believe it"
    I can't believe how people will spread crap they heard someone else say. As far as your friend goes, I don't care much for dealers, and their employees are even further down the list.
    Bob-Cat is a strong, reasonably priced machine with an impeccable pedigree.
    I have 3 of them, among other brands by the way.
    You'll not find any posts on here complaining about that brand. Tony
     
  8. milo

    milo LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,240

    i had 4 of them all 61 inch cut and 25hp kohers and one i still have has 28efi on it anyway they are good mowers. i would put them in my top pics of mowers but not the best. they are as good as exmark, scag. only real problem is the parking brake adjustment. other than that real good machines
     
  9. Mowerboy04

    Mowerboy04 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,434

    i had one it was a great mower, whish i had bought another one to replace it.
     
  10. bigclawn

    bigclawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 413

    they don't hold slopes worth a crap -- especially compared to a real mower like a Scag tiger
     

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