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brooms - attachment for front runner exmark

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by meets1, Apr 1, 2010.

  1. meets1

    meets1 LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,775

    Is there a product out? Will a broom work on a front runner? Where can I get one or look?

    Just want a rotary broom for the front runner we have. I would assume take deck off and attach a pto driven broom??

  2. gene gls

    gene gls LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,213

    I haven't heard of any for that mower.
  3. meets1

    meets1 LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,775

    how about a toro 455-D?? Or for a new holland utility tractor - a 24 hp diesel? Not wanting to spend tons but just curious?
  4. Imow4u2

    Imow4u2 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 377

    Not trying to burst your bubble but you wont get a mounted powerbroom for cheap... A broom on a front mount W no cab would be a dirty B!tch anyway.. I picked up a 60" Sweepster for my 420 at a descent price but it was at an auction.
  5. meets1

    meets1 LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,775

    I have enclosed bobcat with enclosed broom but would like a broom on mower,tractor due to sweeping off rocks, debris from snow removal that are on lawns. Raking by hand is terrible, labor, and blowing with wb blowers or backpacks also take to much time. Just looking at options.
  6. GreenmanCT

    GreenmanCT LawnSite Senior Member
    from ct
    Posts: 557

    have you considered the handheld ones like stihl has? its basically a string trimmer with the broom head.
  7. betmr

    betmr LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,663

    Check with Sweepster at Paladin Equipment. Another brand is MB. Sweepers are gaining in popularity mainly due to their snow removal quality. Try a google search, as more companies are developing.
  8. bobo2

    bobo2 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 98

    have a 6ft. sweepster power angle broom was on a 4600 front mount mower ifyou give me a call we can talk thanks bob 610 929 0324 or 610 780 6991 for sale cheap

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